Opinions

A list of all the features on the website

Clare Nyakujara
#HIFA2014 - Coca Cola Green
POVO Correspondent - Editorial | 08 May 2015 |
The Coca Cola Green, where you can relax and eat  - Read More
German band Jamaram
#HIFA2014 - Main stage and Global Stage
POVO Correspondent - Editorial | 08 May 2015 |
A few shows from the Main stage, Global Stage  - Read More
Tendekai Madzitatiguru Tati
#HIFA2014 - HIVOS Poetry Cafe
POVO Correspondent - Editorial | 08 May 2015 |
Poets didn't dissappoint once again  - Read More
Breaking The Silence
Sophia Chitemere - Graphic Designer / Model | 08 May 2015 |
We often die in silence because we don’t know how to express ourselves well enough for people to understand us.  - Read More
Whom do I seek to please?
Sibusisiwe Zilawe - Writer / Poet / Humanitarian | 08 May 2015 |
Am I for the one that makes me breathe, or I serve the one that makes me grieve?  - Read More
One time under the sun
Gertrude Bvindi - Researcher/ Writer/Poet | 08 May 2015 |
I have from the day in question begun a debate in my mind as to what exactly we call the Zimbabwean culture.  - Read More
An Afrikan Woman in Hip-Hop
Black Bird - Musician | 08 May 2015 |
The stigma is even more extreme for women in hip-hop, as the male dominated genre has come to represent a lifestyle that degrades and exploits women.  - Read More
When am I just me?
Harriet Toko Mupungu - Student | 08 May 2015 |
All through my childhood, our home was a fully functioning workshop  - Read More
A Love letter to Zimbabwe
Shona Tiger - Blogger | 08 May 2015 |
I wrote this when I was thinking about my home, and my mixed feelings toward it.   - Read More
Exploring the key to the growth of Afrika’s fashion industry
Nkanyeziyethu Malunga - Designer | 08 May 2015 |
Designers in Afrika carry the diverse yet similar cultures  - Read More
Skin Bleaching
Robin Chaibva - Digital Media Manager | 08 May 2015 |
So does society hate skin bleaching because of the chemical they use to even skin tone, the unsafe dangerous amounts of Hydroquinone  - Read More
On Meeting Oneself in Unexpected Places
Christie Brookstein - Jewellery / Leather Designer | 07 May 2015 |
Words from a person who was always looking into the far distance to see if they could see themselves  - Read More
#Fibroid Society
Batsirai Chigama - Poet | 07 May 2015 |
Over the past three years I have spoken to many women in Zimbabwe who have suffered from fibroids  - Read More
Thomas “Tom” Lugo, lead singer of German band Jamaram
The Dreary, the Draconian & the Dues
Elton Mjanana - Writer | 22 November 2014 |
All these dreams and possibilities were pushed by the assumption that art, being intellectual paid well  - Read More
Michele Fortmann
What’s in a Photo?
Michele Fortmann - Photographer | 21 November 2014 |
I think the incredible thing about Zimbabwe is that there is a great pioneering spirit when it comes to art and culture here  - Read More
With You, POVO turns 10!
Masimba Biriwashe - Writer | 21 November 2014 |
As always, and hopefully for a long time going forward, we hope you enjoy the POVO journal  - Read More
Contracting Wombs
Wanjiku wa Ngugi - Author | 21 November 2014 |
Why we need our governments to be more vigilant  - Read More
Jane Shepherd
Making a Difference and Making a Living
Jane Shepherd - Graphic Designer | 21 November 2014 |
Politically, I came of age in 1980s Britain, the Thatcher era; I marched with striking miners...  - Read More
Lerato Maloka
Another Case of Lazy Creatives
Lerato Maloka - Social Activist | 21 November 2014 |
In the South Afrikan context, doeks have also been synonymous with apartheid, maids being made to wear doeks by their white employees  - Read More
Valerie Shamu
Masai Girl
Valerie Shamu - Visual Artist | 21 November 2014 |
Masai was inspired by the beauty of African tribes.  - Read More

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