Proudly sponsored by

Letters from Zimbabwe

Cathy Buckle

  Follow   /     Mail   /     More articles

Oh South Africa

19 Jul 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   17
Now we know how you have felt watching Zimbabwe for the past two decades. 

The money changers and the old lady

5 Jul 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   9
Time for a reality check again.

River of many hippos and the bronze statue

7 Jun 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   12
Oh Zimbabwe, where are your priorities?

Give a loaf to a stranger

10 May 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   18
In Zimbabwe, farm and domestic workers' earnings cannot buy a loaf of bread a day for the whole month.

Baobabs, donkey carts and armoured beetles

26 Apr 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   8
And the passing of Constitutional Amendment Bill No 2 in Zimbabwe …

Close your eyes, feel the warm breeze, walk with me

16 Apr 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   3
For once, let’s not talk about the ugly side of life in Zimbabwe; the politics, greed, corruption and oppression.

Caterpillars, corruption and utter absurdity

23 Mar 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   6
Unearthed corruption leads to opposition MP's removal from parliament.

Be warned: No more land invasions, except for …

8 Mar 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   8
Over 12 000 Shangaan families to make way for a white-owned commercial dairy operation, while white commercial farmer on land protected by a bilateral agreement with Italy subjected to forcible removal on a Friday night.

Rock paintings and the learners who didn’t learn

23 Feb 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   4
These are the custodians of Zimbabwe’s magnificent legacy, of paintings one or two thousand years old. What would their paintings today be?

Courage doesn’t mean you aren’t afraid

25 Jan 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   4
Inspiring words from an advocate recently incarcerated in Zimbabwe.

You can’t breathe, but you can’t come in …

11 Jan 2021 /  Cathy Buckle    8
Unless you have a letter from a government official.

Walk with me …

21 Dec 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   1
The bush in Zimbabwe has come back to life and is breathing again.

Covid didn’t ravage Zimbabwe in 2020

7 Dec 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   10
Corruption and greed did.

Hostages and hostage takers

23 Nov 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   3
As it was for doctors and nurses before them, Zimbabwean teachers are now beholden to the powers that be for crumbs brushed off the table.

Gold bars or blue jeans? Only in Zimbabwe

10 Nov 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   13
A new dimension of scandal and intrigue in this part of the world.

Follow us:

Search Articles: Advanced Search
Click a Company: