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Letters from Zimbabwe

Cathy Buckle

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Zimbabwe’s clock ticking towards immense crisis

14 Jul 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   21
Nurses are on strike because they can’t survive on their salaries which are equivalent to less than one US dollar a day.

Can I pay for your shopping?

5 Jul 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   16
'Life is so hard for all of us; who knows, tomorrow you may be able to help me.'

5 slices of bread and willing participants in their own torture

1 Jun 2020 /  Cathy Buckle    6
The latest letter from Zimbabwe...

Zim’s lack of Covid-19 assistance laid bare

18 May 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   7
People are starving, MPs dumped in a pit and brutally assaulted.

Barry the bull and Zimbabwe’s realities

5 May 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   14
In four points, the president unwittingly exposed the history of the nation’s last two decades.

A story from Zimbabwe’s campfire

23 Mar 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   3
This isn't a coronavirus story. It’s one for the campfire when next you get there, written for everyone struggling to save lives.

Hungry Zimbabwe and the scorpion in the sink

11 Feb 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   18
It’s fair to say that Zimbabwe is again in a state of deep failure.

Manhunt for a biology teacher; Zimbabwe’s shame

27 Jan 2020 /  Cathy Buckle   27
As dismal O-level exam pass rate of 31.6% is announced.

Sausage trees, teachers and Zim’s education crisis

13 Jan 2020 /  Cathy Buckle    13
The cost of living in Africa's former 'breadbasket' is dire.

A frenzy of feasting and opulence while Zimbabwe starves

16 Dec 2019 /  Cathy Buckle    26
Many Zimbabweans are wishing for a new year with more rain and less corruption.

Zimbabwe, the country we don’t know how to survive

5 Aug 2019 /  Cathy Buckle   35
What’s next? That’s what we all want to know.

Zimbabwe burns while the lights are out

20 Jul 2019 /  Cathy Buckle    16
As inflation soars and power supply dwindles Zimbabweans are struggling through life.

Orange! Crisis, sunsets and tempers

6 Jul 2019 /  Cathy Buckle    5
'We are again learning to live a completely abnormal life in Zimbabwe...'.

Wrestling for a loaf of bread

21 Jun 2019 /  Cathy Buckle    13
The monumental shock of going into a supermarket in Zimbabwe for the first time in a fortnight.

Oops! Put the car on charge

1 Jun 2019 /  Cathy Buckle    2
Zimbabweans told to 'dump cars and buy bicycles'.

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