The Standard https://www.thestandard.co.zw Zimbabwe's Leading Sunday Newspaper Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:04:16 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.1 American medical support and its consequences https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/american-medical-support-and-its-consequences/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=american-medical-support-and-its-consequences https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/american-medical-support-and-its-consequences/#respond Mon, 28 Sep 2020 19:04:16 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971983 SINCE the beginning of the Covid -19 coronavirus pandemic, the United States (US) government has repeatedly announced an increase in assistance to African countries to combat the consequences associated with […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/american-medical-support-and-its-consequences/feed/ 0 Mobile gambling on the rise in Zimbabwe – with zero income for the country https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/mobile-gambling-on-the-rise-in-zimbabwe-with-zero-income-for-the-country/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=mobile-gambling-on-the-rise-in-zimbabwe-with-zero-income-for-the-country https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/mobile-gambling-on-the-rise-in-zimbabwe-with-zero-income-for-the-country/#respond Mon, 28 Sep 2020 09:55:55 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971979 Of 16 million Zimbabweans, many are gambling as land-based casinos are legal. As more than 50% of nation’s population now has access to Internet and mobile phones are usually the […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/28/mobile-gambling-on-the-rise-in-zimbabwe-with-zero-income-for-the-country/feed/ 0 PSL coaches desperate for football restart https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/psl-coaches-desperate-for-football-restart/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=psl-coaches-desperate-for-football-restart https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/psl-coaches-desperate-for-football-restart/#respond Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:00:31 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971967 BY MICHAEL KARIATI A NUMBER Castle Lager Premier Soccer League coaches seem a frustrated lot and desperate for the resumption of football activity in the country seven months after everything […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/psl-coaches-desperate-for-football-restart/feed/ 0 How Mnangagwa is plotting to take over opposition in Zim https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/how-mnangagwa-is-plotting-to-take-over-opposition-in-zim/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=how-mnangagwa-is-plotting-to-take-over-opposition-in-zim https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/how-mnangagwa-is-plotting-to-take-over-opposition-in-zim/#respond Sun, 27 Sep 2020 02:00:31 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971826 BY ALEX MAGAISA “We are everything” “We must be respected. We are the majority. We are the people. We are the government. We are the army. We are the air […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/how-mnangagwa-is-plotting-to-take-over-opposition-in-zim/feed/ 0 Lupane has no resources to fight Covid-19 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/lupane-has-no-resources-to-fight-covid-19/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lupane-has-no-resources-to-fight-covid-19 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/lupane-has-no-resources-to-fight-covid-19/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:39:35 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971924 by Lizwe Sebatha LUPANE — A week after Lupane’s Covid-19 response team made an appeal for blankets and emergency food aid to feed hungry quarantine inmates, reports have emerged that […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/lupane-has-no-resources-to-fight-covid-19/feed/ 0 Pastor Kasupe rediscovers her singing talent during lockdown https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/pastor-kasupe-rediscovers-her-singing-talent-during-lockdown/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pastor-kasupe-rediscovers-her-singing-talent-during-lockdown https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/pastor-kasupe-rediscovers-her-singing-talent-during-lockdown/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:00:59 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971867 By Style Reporter What started as a routine family prayer in the middle of the Covid-19-induced lockdown has rejuvenated the singing talent in South Africa-based Zimbabwean musician and preacher Bertha […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/pastor-kasupe-rediscovers-her-singing-talent-during-lockdown/feed/ 0 Dube tipped for Warriors success https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/dube-tipped-for-warriors-success/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dube-tipped-for-warriors-success https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/dube-tipped-for-warriors-success/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:00:57 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971866 BY FORTUNE MBELE HIGHLANDERS veteran striker Mkhokheli Dube has urged his nephew Prince Dube to maintain form at his Tanzanian club Azam FC to earn recognition from Warriors coach Zdravko […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/dube-tipped-for-warriors-success/feed/ 0 Godwin Muzari’s greatest hits https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/godwin-muzaris-greatest-hits/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=godwin-muzaris-greatest-hits https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/godwin-muzaris-greatest-hits/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:00:56 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971888 By Onai Mushava A silver linings playbook is a mental deposit of bright spots in an otherwise dark space. If you are a young journalist just trying to get or […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/godwin-muzaris-greatest-hits/feed/ 0 Counselling key aspect in newsroom management https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/counselling-key-aspect-in-newsroom-management/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=counselling-key-aspect-in-newsroom-management https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/counselling-key-aspect-in-newsroom-management/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:00:56 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971887 By Nevanji Madanhire The death by his own hand of journalist Godwin Muzari at a young age of 40 brings to the fore one of the most neglected aspects of […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/counselling-key-aspect-in-newsroom-management/feed/ 0 Ex-stars keep Mufakose tennis legacy alive https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/ex-stars-keep-mufakose-tennis-legacy-alive/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=ex-stars-keep-mufakose-tennis-legacy-alive https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/ex-stars-keep-mufakose-tennis-legacy-alive/#respond Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:00:56 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720971865 BY MUNYARADZI MADZOKERE WHEN Albert Nhamoyebonde, decided to introduce the game of tennis in the high-density suburb of Mufakose, many underestimated the impact it would bring to the community. Single-handedly […]]]> https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/09/27/ex-stars-keep-mufakose-tennis-legacy-alive/feed/ 0