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Cellphones in schools: storm continues to gather

16 Mar 2015

THE world has been shrunk into a “village” with a lot of business – both economic and social – now being conducted in virtual space, necessitating wide coverage of new… read more

Reading of “Textures” at Indaba Cafe March 20

14 Mar 2015

There will  be readings in April or May in Harare at the Book Cafe. For more information, readers can contact amaBooks Publishers  (www.amabooksbyo.com).  

PE hosts Weaver Press literary event

18 Feb 2015

Dailynews-Harare’s Prince Edward High School will tomorrow host a “Meet the Author” session in which Shimmer Chinodya and Valerie Tagwira, authors of Strife and The Uncertainty of Hope respectively, will… read more

Danish Embassy donates law books

11 Dec 2014

The Royal Danish Embassy on Tuesday donated 1 700 law text books to the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) as a way of improving justice delivery system in the country. The… read more

Shot in the arm for Byo Public Library

18 Aug 2014

Dailynews-Bulawayo Public Library  last week received a donation of books worth more than $8 000 from mining giant Zimbabwe Platinum Mines (Zimplats). The donation comes at a time when the… read more

Achebe’s greatest novel, 50 years on

25 Jul 2014

The Herald-I PURCHASED my first copy of Chinua Achebe’s third novel, “Arrow of God”, at a CMS (Church Mission School) Bookstore in 1964, in Onitsha, in Eastern Nigeria, a few… read more

Harare City Library to host a public talk

24 Jul 2014

The Harare City Library, as part of its objective to promote literacy, reading, and literary activities, will next week host a public talk and discussion on “Getting Teens Reading.” The… read more

Educational tablets in Africa: Bridging the gap

10 Jul 2014

The changes that Africa is now going through do not cease to amaze. It seems only yesterday when Africa was at the bottom of the class in terms of technological… read more

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