Promoting Peer engagement through Sports

Sports are known for their competitiveness and the results being Win/Lose. We have seen the flip side of sports! Sports among young people within the same community promotes contact-engagement which is critical if young people are to jointly tackle everyday life challenges. The picture below shows young people in Mbare at Stodart playing basket ball….

Are elections giving democracy a bad name?

The Kofi Annan Foundation is delighted to invite you to a panel discussion at the Auditorium Ivan Pictet, Maison de la Paix, in Geneva on Tuesday May 03, 2016.Even as the practice of holding elections has become almost universal since the end of the Cold War, there are indications that political liberties are actually in…

National Pledge- The Outcry

Much Ado about Nothing            to > Dr Dokora Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Some of the classrooms in Hurungwe, Mash East and other districts across the country, pupils are learning in tobacco bans     There are so many things of paramount importance to be improved and developed in the education sector. Why prioritizing…

What constitute Independence

Young people being able to express themselves in all spheres of life be it in business, sports, farming,education etc. The concept eliminates discrimination and provides opportunities for people to explore, visualize and translate the visions into live-able reality were you enjoy benefits of your ideas and hard work. My mini thoughts, whats your take young…

Zimbabwe @36 Press Statement

Pacesetters Youth Network Independence Day Zimbabwe @36 Statement Immediate Release 18 April 2016 Pacesetters Youth Network joins Zimbabweans in commemorating Independence Day on the 18th of April 2016. The youth network acknowledges the sacrifices made by fallen and living heroes and heroines and call upon everyone to self-introspect on the ideals that flock both the…

Press Alert: Concordia Chido Kurwakumire (16) Stabbed to Death

Villagers here in Mandaza Village under Chief Nyamweda in Mhondoro-Mubaira are still at pains to come to terms with the horrific murder that has left tongues wagging in the community. A 37-year-old man Simbarashe is allegedly said to have stabbed 16-year-old Chido Kurwakumire more than three times till death on her way to Chitemere Secondary…

Zim Children’s Right To Education Under Serious Threat

By Sij Ncube President Robert Mugabe’s regime wants to introduce examination fees for the country’s seven graders as well as hike charges for national Ordinary Level public examinations in what appears a fragrant violation of the constitution which guarantees the right to education for every child. Primary and Secondary education minister Lazarus Dokora revealed last…