Tag: "Zimbabwe"

Africa | Destroyers v. Rebuilders, a Zimbabwean allegory

According to an extended allegorical match account mailed to the Zimbabwe Standard (“Matchless Match,” Apr 12), the Destroyers—meaning the state apparatus of entrenched president Robert Mugabe—hold a 10–2 edge over political opponents, the Rebuilders. (Apr 15)

Zimbabwe | Seeking greener fields in UK

Harare, Zimbabwe, Sept 29| Adulation and scorn for footballers often are two sides of the same coin, as demonstrated in Zimbabwe over the past month.