Drug abuse debate missing the point

Drug and substance abuse has been known to be a national predicament and President Emmerson Mnangagwa himself has acknowledged this.
By Lincoln Majogo Feb. 19, 2023

Parly demands more leads on drug abuse

PARLIAMENT has called on government departments to provide statistics on the prevalence of drug and substance abuse.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Feb. 1, 2023

‘Policymakers sleeping on duty’

Health journalist Catherine Murombedzi said implementation of laws against drugs was lax.
By Nhau Mangirazi Jan. 30, 2023

‘Schools concealing drug abuse by pupils’

The latest incident resulted in the expulsion of eight Upper 6 pupils at the Roman Catholic Church-run Dominican Convent High School.
By Miriam Mangwaya Jan. 28, 2023

Drug abuse in schools: Govt must step up

Pupils have become the targets of drug gangs who often use them as test subjects. The drug users form their own circles and gangs.
By Newsday Jan. 28, 2023

Editor’s Memo: Drugs: Dominican Convent shock

During Covid-19 lockdowns we learnt that parents didn’t really want to spend the days with their children. They were used to packing them into vans and leaving them in the hands of school authorities.
By Nevanji Madanhire Jan. 27, 2023

Dominican Convent suspends students for drug possession

In a statement by the school, the incident happened while pupils were at a leadership camp in Nyanga last week.
By Online Reporter Jan. 26, 2023

The good, the bad and the ugly

The Zimbabwe Independent reflects on the landmark events that dominated headlines in 2022.
By Tinashe Kairiza Dec. 23, 2022

Sanyati pupil scoops national peace prize

Students who participated wrote essays on the topic What Peace means to you and how as a young Zimbabwean you can contribute to it.
By Nizbert Moyo Sep. 23, 2022