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The Future I Want

Marry Chiwenga’s father has vowed that “justice will prevail at the end of the day” and there was nothing to worry about. Former Dynamos president and businessman Kenny Mubaiwa was speaking to reporters as he left the Harare Magistrates Court on Monday. His daughter Marry Chiwenga (Mubaiwa) is charged with attempting to kill her husband, […]

Marry Mubaiwa, the estranged wife of Vice President Chiwenga was on Monday morning formally placed on remand on the charge of attempting to kill her husband, the Vice President. Marry was remanded in custody to December 30 2019 for routine remand. The Harare regional court advised her to apply for bail at the High Court […]

Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teenager who became the voice of conscience for a generation facing the climate change emergency, was named on Wednesday as Time magazine’s 2019 Person of the Year. The 16-year-old first made headlines with her solo strike against global warming outside Sweden’s parliament in August 2018. “We can’t just continue living as […]

Zimbabwe’s state-owned Zesa Holdings escalated power cuts to as long as 24 hours after losing regional power imports, while local generation capacity remains critically constrained. The power utility has a non-binding agreement to import as much as 400 MW of power from South Africa’s Eskom, which has been unable to meet local demand and has […]

Ninety women from across the far corners of the known universe assembled on Sunday for the crowning of a new intergalactic queen. All hail. Congratulations Zozibini Tunzi for once again upholding our Nation Brand – Brand South Africa. Held at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Ga.

MIAMI – The move was bananas… or maybe the work was just too appealing. A performance artist shook up the crowd at the Art Basel show in Miami Beach when he grabbed a banana that had been duct-taped to a gallery wall and ate it. The banana was, in fact, a work of art by […]

Africa Day (formerly African Freedom Day and African Liberation Day) is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now known as the African Union) on 25 May 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world. Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on […]

Canada and SA business under the spotlight Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Friday, 26 January 2018

South Africa and The European Union – Towards a shared future against a backdrop of divisions Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Thursday, 25 January 2018


The 1873 TV special with Hon. Gwen Nkabinde, former MP, Speaker and Minister in the post-apartheid dispensation on the future that she wants to see and how best to secure it.

What is a plus size model ?- A conversation with Thobile Z Zwane 2018 Miss Plus Size Finalist IDENTITY LITERACY The 1873 TV The 1873 FM The 1873 network Posted by Oscar Tendere on Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Towards improving the quality of the craft of journalism – Ms Refiloe Nthama Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Power Literacy 101 – The Missing Voices on what matters to a shared future Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Wednesday, 27 December 2017

The 1873 FM wishes you warmest greetings of this festive season and best wishes for Happiness in the New Year.

Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Thursday, 21 December 2017

Shifting the Paradigm on Institution Building with Hlengiwe Sindane as the Host. Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Tuesday, 19 December 2017