Danai Gurira

Danai Gurira is an American actress of Zimbabwean origin. She is best known for her role as Michonne on The Walking Dead, a horror drama series. She is also known for writing the award winning play, Eclipsed. Danai was born in Iowa, to Josephine and Roger Gurira. At age five (1983) she and her family moved … More Danai Gurira

“Singing the nation!” – By Brain Garusa

Zimbabwe, as seen in the eyes of Zimbabwean gospel music. In recent times local gospel artists have grown a certain fondness about the motherland that attracted my interest. As a result I chose a few songs from some big names that graced the local gospel scene. It’s not a new phenomenon that poets, novelists, musicians … More “Singing the nation!” – By Brain Garusa


Quite often, Africa is portrayed as a community that is incapable of helping itself. In order to fight this stereotype, we will be featuring organisations and individuals that are developing Africa from within. One such organisation is Makomborero. Makomborero is a Zimbabwe based charity that helps talented students, who might otherwise be forced to give … More Makomborero

Opposition Politics

Since 1980, Zimbabwe has been ruled by ZANU PF under the leadership of Robert Mugabe. Whether you love him or hate him, the reality is Mugabe’s rule shall soon have to come to an end. Aged 93, his health is slowly failing. Constantly seen struggling with basic actions such as walking, or staying awake, it … More Opposition Politics