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4 weeks ago | October 18, 2019

How well do you know Harare?

Who ever thought watching buildings and roads would be this intriguing?

Mupariwa breaks stereotypes in arts industry

In an economy that is still largely male-dominated, a number of women are excelling in some industries that have long ...

Just for kicks

A man’s shoes are worth a thousand words. It is a fact — you never get a second chance to make a great first impression. ...

Drones help Ghana’s farmers ward off birds

ASUTSUARE, Ghana. — Ephraim Kofi Kenney does not like to work in the fields scaring pests away. But today he must.

Google unveils new Pixel 4 smartphone

Google's latest smartphone responds to more than just touch and audio commands.

1 month ago | October 11, 2019

Beauty on the plus side

Our bodies aren’t what need to be changed, it’s our perspectives, and it’s the conversation — the mind-set of the 10 ...

Kovacs leads title record at Doha

On another thrill-a-minute evening of athletics in which a slew of championship records tumbled and world all-time lists ...

SA billionaires eye top rugby team

With South Africa having all but secured a place in the quarter-finals of the Rugby World Cup in Japan, two of the ...

1 month ago | October 4, 2019

Victoria Falls ‘thirsty’

Water has stopped rushing over parts of the Victoria Falls because of climate change.

2 months ago | September 27, 2019

Untamed Gonarezhou

GONAREZHOU is a”shona” term, which literally translates to “the place of elephants”, then again, it has also been ...

2 months ago | September 20, 2019

MTN’s mobile money threatens Ghana banks

When Kodjo Adovor, CEO of Kevi Capital in Accra, needs some business cards, he sends his order and a mobile money ...

Stop eating sadza!

Zambia’s vice-president has called for a radical change in the eating habits of the nation, saying people should ditch ...

The business of flowers

“You will be defined not just by what you achieve, but by how you survive.”

Harvesting prosperity from agric innovation

The history of early human advancement is the history of harvesting prosperity from agricultural innovation. In ...

Botswana reintroduces elephant hunt

Botswana has reintroduced elephant hunts with a cautious approach to pricing, a move that’s likely to further inflame ...

2 months ago | September 13, 2019

Kariba fishing tourney: It’s that time again

Kariba is a place of mystery and endless breathtaking phenomena.

Mobile enabled solar power irrigation in Kenya

Kenya relies largely on expensive food important to feed its population. To become sustainable, the productivity of ...

Apple bets on cameras, battery life to sell latest iPhones

Apple unveiled new iPhones with camera enhancements and improved battery life, making incremental tweaks to lure buyers ...

‘Comfort cooling’ no longer a luxury

As the world rapidly warms and urbanises, air conditioning is becoming essential for public health and economic ...

2 months ago | September 6, 2019

GE maize may offset climate change effects

MANHATTAN, KANSAS, US. — Count Kansas State University agricultural economist Jesse Tack is among those who recognise ...