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Ivy Chibanda

How we ‘kill’ our own artists

By Ivy Nyasha Vimbai Chibanda There has been so much debate over our local music industry, whether we have an industry or not. Some have argued that there is no talent whilst others have said our artists are not fit for the international…

Women, let’s be bold for change

By Ivy Nyasha Vimbai Chibanda For years now, we have been crying for change, for platforms to express ourselves, for equal opportunities as well as reasonable representation in policy making platforms. Platforms have been provided,…

Note to Olinda….

By Ivy Chibanda I would be lying if I said I know how u feel right now, because I don't.  Probably that's the reason why I thought you were overreacting when you posted your first video. I even laughed and regretted feeling sorry for you…

Shame on you, ‘Prophet’!

By Ivy Chibanda I can't explain how angry I was (I still am) as I listened to Tilder Live, with Tilder having in the studio, 'Prophet' Mapfumo and his rape victims. The bible clearly tells us not use the name of the Lord in vain yet some…

Tears of a native

By Ivy Chibanda My heart bleeds when i think of my nation, I don't think any other nation has a miserable people as much as my nation does. One can only wish for the night to be longer as day brings nothing more than more problems. The…