Security unions welcome the government’s proposal for extra training for guards but do not trust the government enough to provide it.
The Zimbabwean government has announced that it will pay annual bonuses to public servants but some union leaders say it got away cheaply.
A recent report notes that children in Zimbabwe are subjected to the worst forms of child labour, involving trafficking for commercial sexual exploitation, and forced labour in mines and on farms.
The political divisions in the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions are reported to threaten the collapse of the federation.
Government workers in Zimbabwe are demanding a USD440 salary increase while the employer is offering USD25.
A recent survey revealed that the use of old clothes, leaves and cow dung instead of sanitary ware is prevalent among rural girls in Zimbabwe.
South Africa is said to have overcome the peak in covid-19 cases, while many African nationals will take much longer to recover from the lockdown.
There could be a showdown between the teachers’ unions and government when schools re-open in Zimbabwe next week.
Media freedom is under threat in Zimbabwe under cover of lockdown regulations to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
There seems not to be an end in sight for the ailing health system in Zimbabwe as the government takes a hardline against the strike.
Ongoing human rights abuses in the country have reminded Zimbabweans that the regime did not change when Mugabe was ousted in 2017.