Inside Nigeria’s unregulated human egg industry

Aljazeera – It was a hot afternoon in October 2019, and 22-year-old Joan* had just been crying in a ward of a private hospital in Mokola, a neighbourhood of Ibadan…

Zim fashion identity showcased on global scene

By Denise Shorayi Zarguesia Fashion House dazzled the Paris Fashion Week as an emerging brand that has sparked waves with his native Zimbabwean inspired collection on the flying solo segment…

R. Kelly convicted in sex trafficking trial; R&B superstar found guilty on all nine counts – sentencing set for next May

By Associated Press NEW YORK: R. Kelly, the R&B superstar known for his anthem “I Believe I Can Fly,” was convicted Monday in a sex trafficking trial after decades of…

UK: Zimbabwean soul and American cool are unified in Bless by Bless’ CambridgeSide fashion pop-up

By cambridgeday.com Bless Mazarura’s Bless by Bless capsule collection of limited-edition “luxury wardrobe essentials” is available at a pop-up shop at Cambridgeside until the end of the year. Items range from gender-neutral…

Germany’s centre-left secures narrow win in end-of-era election

Aljazeera – Germany’s centre-left Social Democrats (SPD) have secured a narrow win over outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives in national elections with party leader Olaf Scholz claiming a “clear mandate”…

Sudan’s PM says coup plotters were military, non-military

Aljazeera – Sudan’s prime minister Abdalla Hamdok says Tuesday’s coup attempt was organised by elements in and outside the military establishment. He added that previous attempts to create insecurity, especially…

How Zimbabwean artist Kudzanai Chiurai has reinvented the idea of a library

The Johannesburg version of the library. Anthea Pokroy/Courtesy Kudzanai Chiurai Tinashe Mushakavanhu, University of the Witwatersrand Zimbabwe born artist Kudzanai Chiurai is a phenomenon. He is one of the most…

Zim fashion designs make it to Paris

By Denise Shorayi  ZIMBABWEAN fashion designs are dazzling the world, with award-winning fashion designer, Ishmael Tsakatsa set to grace the forthcoming Paris Fashion Week which begins on September 21. Captivating…

Korean Embassy enhances collaboration with ZBC through television programmes

By ZBC Reporter The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) has expressed gratitude to the Korean Embassy for facilitating the provision of content for ZBC TV in form of dramas, documentaries and…

Profile: Mohammad Hasan Akhund, the head of Taliban government

Aljazeera – The Taliban have named Mullah Mohammad Hasan Akhund to lead their new interim government, nearly three weeks after the group seized control of the country. Mullah Akhund is…