Condolence Message Engineer Gilbert Mzenzi Mabasa

The Students and Youth Working on sexual and reproductive Health Action Team (SAYWHAT) has learnt with sadness the death of Engineer Gilbert Mzenzi Mabasa, Principal of Bulawayo Polytechnic on 27th August 2021. He was 65. Engineer Mabasa, affectionately known as “The Teacher”,   is survived by his wife Bergstrom Ylva Elisabeth and three children. SAYWHAT extends […]

Government green light schools re-opening as Covid-19 cases ease

By Staff Reporter / Image Source : AP The government on Wednesday announced schools will re-open Monday next week after three months of Covid-19 induced holiday as the third wave swept across the country during the winter season. Primary and Secondary schools took a break in early June expecting to resume classes at the end […]

Marange 14-year old death rattles Parliament as MP demands ministerial statement.

The Chairperson of the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Primary and Secondary Education Priscilla Misihairambwi-Mushonga Tuesday demanded Home Affairs Minister Kazembe Kazembe to make a ministerial statement explaining circumstances surrounding the death of a 14-year-old girl Memory Machaya who died a couple of weeks ago while giving birth at an apostolic sect shrine in Bocha, Marange-Mutare. […]

PRESS STATEMENT ON THE PASSING ON OF DESIRE MUNGOMA

The Students and Youth Working on Reproductive Health Action Team (SAYWHAT) has learned with sadness the sudden death of Desire M Mugoma, a third-year Great Zimbabwe University student. SAYWHAT would like to extend its heartfelt condolences to the Mungoma family, Great Zimbabwe University family, and deans council across the divide. SAYWHAT has taken note of […]

Statement on the occasion of the 2021 International Youth Day

Statement on the occasion of the 2021 International Youth Day The Students and Youth Working on Reproductive Health Action Team (SAYWHAT) joins the international community in commemorating International Youth Day. The 21st edition of the International Youth Day celebrations is being held across the globe under difficult circumstances brought about by the advent of the […]

Investigations into the 14-year-old death are taking too long: Government

By Staff WriterInvestigations to establish the circumstances surrounding the death of a Marange 14-year-old girl Memory Machaya, who died mysteriously at an apostolic sect shrine in Bocha while giving birth a couple of weeks ago, is taking long to conclude and this is further inflicting secondary injury to all the mothers, Women Affairs Minister Sithembiso […]

Memory Machaya’s death needs urgent attention

Memory Machaya’s death needs urgent attention SAYWHAT is deeply concerned by a story carried by the H-Metro on 28 July 2021 to the effect that a 14- year old Memory Machaya died while giving birth at an apostolic sect shrine in Bocha, Mutare. The successive media reports indicate unfortunate circumstances surrounding the death of the […]

Great Zimbabwe University Condolence Message

SAYWHAT is deeply saddened by the death of two Great Zimbabwe University lecturers Mrs. Rose Mugweni and Mr. Timothy Bhala on Thursday 5 August 2021, and Friday 6 August 2021 respectively. Mrs. Mugweni was hospitalised at Mater Dei Hospital in Bulawayo. SAYWHAT extends its condolences to both Mugweni and Bhala families including the Great Zimbabwe […]

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