|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on July 3, 2014 at 2:30 PM||comments (0)|
MUGABE ORDERS WHITE FARMERS OFF OF LAND
Yesterday, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe told the remaining White landowners in his country to get out:
Speaking to farmers in Mhangura, a small mining town about 120 miles north of the capital Harare, Mr. Mugabe, said all remaining white farmers should leave .
“I have been given a list of 35 White farmers in Mashonaland West alone and in just a few district...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on June 7, 2014 at 7:45 AM||comments (0)|
Revolution protects its well-being
TODAY, Zimbabwe can easily be identified as a hotbed of the post-independence emancipation struggle, and one can easily see this through the impugned twin policies — land reform and indigenous economic empowerment, otherwise known as the 51 percent local ownership policy.
The emancipation struggle is betw...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on April 6, 2014 at 6:20 PM||comments (2)|
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on February 28, 2014 at 4:45 AM||comments (0)|
Zimbabwe: Questioning the Relevance of Western Education
THERE is something astounding about education in that the more you have of it, the more ignorant you become, and the less relevant you turn out to be to your community. It is really amazing how many learned ignoramuses abound in this world. Yes, you may pride yourself in being educated, but as long as what nourishes your ego is Western education, then you may be as irrelevant to yourself as you are to your community. You may quest...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on December 17, 2013 at 10:20 AM||comments (5)|
Zimbabwe to rename Victoria Falls in anti-colonial name bid
Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu PF party plans to rename world renowned tourist attraction, Victoria Falls arguing it cannot continue to honour the legacy of colonialism and Queen Victoria, whom the falls are named after.
President Robert Mugabe's party said it did not make sense to continue having colonial names and instead these should be re...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on May 21, 2012 at 3:05 PM||comments (1)|
The first Europeans travelers to set their eyes upon the great Zimbabwe said:
“Among the gold mines of the inland plains between the Limpopo and Zambezi rivers [there is a]…fortress built of stones of marvelous size, and there appears to be no mortar joining them….
This edifice is almost surrounded by hills, upon which are others resembling it in the ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on September 3, 2011 at 12:00 PM||comments (0)|
Zimbabwean youth have handed a petition to the South African Embassy in Harare against the alleged persecution of ANC Youth league president Julius Malema, Zimbabwe's Herald Online reported today. Save The youth were from organisations like the Pan-African Youth Union, Zimbabwe Entrepreneurs Youth Action, Upfumi Kuvadiki, musicians and artists.
Presenting the petition to deputy South African ambassador Andy Makwabe in Harare on Thursday, Pan-African Youth Unio...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Reunionblackfamily. on August 30, 2011 at 1:35 PM||comments (0)|
Zimbabwe has given Libya's ambassador to Harare 72 hours to leave the country.
Zimbabwe's Foreign Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi said Tuesday the decision was made after the Libyan embassy declared its allegiance to Libya's Transitional National Council.
Last week during a protest, Ambassador Taher Elmagrahi and embassy staff members burned the flag used by Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi. They then raised the flag being used by the anti-Gadhafi TNC.
Mumbengegwi told reporte...Read Full Post »