At their worst, public hospitals have had no running water and no pain killers. Doctors say they have sometimes been forced to wash and reuse bandages. As coronavirus continues its infamous march through the world, here is a special plea for easing of sanctions in Zimbabwe, a country whose economy has been destroyed following Western… Continue reading In The Shadow Of Coronavirus: Are sanctions destroying Zimbabwe’s health sector?
Zimbabwe has announced plans to introduce a new currency within months. This comes as a shortage of U.S. dollar notes in the country has forced businesses to close down. In the past two months, there have been acute shortages of imported goods in the country. Inflation has again shown its hideous shadow. The price of… Continue reading Western sanctions force Zimbabwe to return to national currency, amidst fears of hyper inflation
Treat every part of your towel nicely because the part that wipes your buttocks today will wipe your face tomorrow. -Robert Mugabe, President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe certainly has a way with words. Tell me what he said here isn’t true. To me, the proverb means that one should treat everybody fairly, because, no matter how… Continue reading Funny but true quote from Robert Mugabe