Oasis Zimbabwe

By Lisa Harrison and Asha Emmerson Oasis Zimbabwe was established in 2002 with a passionate team committed to empowering the most vulnerable in Zimbabwean communities....

TREE OF THE MONTH

Adenium multiflorum By JP Felu Family: Apocynaceae   Botanical names: Adenium multiflorum (Adenium obesum var multiflorum) Common names: Sabi Star, Impala Lily, Desert Rose, T: Mbwayumba, Sh: Chisvosve Adenium multiflorum...

Harare City Walking Tours

By: Nyati Tours Harare, the city that never sleeps, boasts of a welcoming and friendly population, rich heritage, a range of arts and culture...

The Versatility of Rosella

By Tracy Mapfumo Hibiscus sabdariffa, commonly known as Rosella or Jamaica sorrel is a versatile plant known for its edible dark red calyces. Although it...

The Checkered Battlefield

DZIKWA TRUST ORPHANS DISCOVER THE WORLD OF COMPETITIVE CHESS By Nyaradzo Manyanga Acclaimed French philosopher and scientist Blaise Pascal once said that “chess is the gymnasium of...

Tales of Shaa

Antigonon leptopus (coral vine)

By Morag Flight Antigonon leptopus, commonly known as Coral Vine is a fast growing climbing vine with slender stalks. The genus Antigonon means opposite-angled which...

The Beauty of Cape Mahogany

By Tracy Mapfumo A number of mahoganies exist. However, unique in its beauty is the Trichilia emetica which is commonly known as Cape Mahogany (Mutsikiri-shona...

TREE OF THE MONTH

Terminalia sericea By JP Felu Family:  - Combretaceae. Common names: Silver terminalia, silver cluster-leaf; Umangwe (Nd) , Mususu (Sh). The Combretaceae family is well represented in Zimbabwe with over...

Zimbabwe’s Biggest Dog Show

By Paolo Cernuschi We often see dogs as pets, but sometimes, we see them as man’s best friend. Dating back several thousand years ago, mankind...