Tag: Cecil John Rhodes

In Zimbabwe, Debate Over Exhuming Controversial Colonialist from Sacred Site Continues

In Zimbabwe, Debate Over Exhuming Controversial Colonialist from Sacred Site Continues

When colonialist Cecil John Rhodes died, he asked to be buried in Zimbabwe’s sacred Matobo Hills. His gravesite has long been a popular and lucrative ...
Lobengula descendants demand State House

Lobengula descendants demand State House

Descendants of King Lobengula say they want the government to give them back land where the Bulawayo State House was built to restore their herita ...
Chief Ndiweni pushes for DD honour

Chief Ndiweni pushes for DD honour

By NQOBANI NDLOVU OUTSPOKEN Matabeleland North traditional leader Nhlanhlayamangwe Ndiweni has said local traditional leaders are working on re ...
Plumtree villagers demand restoration of Kalanga chiefs

Plumtree villagers demand restoration of Kalanga chiefs

BY RICHARD MUPONDE VILLAGERS and headmen in Plumtree are pushing for the reinstatement of Kalanga chiefs who were demoted during the colonial ...
NRZ once life of industries in Zim

NRZ once life of industries in Zim

ESTABLISHED in 1897, the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is headquartered in Bulawayo. It was part of imperialist, idealist and mogul Cecil Jo ...
Zapu hails Matabeleland Chiefs for standing firm on Ndebele King

Zapu hails Matabeleland Chiefs for standing firm on Ndebele King

THE Dumiso Dabengwa-led Zapu party has hailed traditional leaders in Matabeleland for standing firm in support of the planned coronation of Ki ...
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