Religion & Society Blog

Reflecting on marriage in the forbidden month of November

March 26, 2012 by Sinikiwe Mlambo
According to Nehanda Radio, a Bindura magistrate earlier this week set aside the ruling by Chief Luscious Chitsinde Negomo which found Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai guilty of flouting marriage laws. The chief accuses Tsvangirai of violating traditional marriage norms which prohibit the undertaking of marriage formalities in November. As the case drags ...

Opinions differ on reasons for proliferation of Churches in Zimbabwe

September 26, 2011 by Sinikiwe Mlambo
The proliferation of Churches has left many people wondering on whether Christianity in Zimbabwe is being taken by greedy individuals who are in it to make money. Officially, there are now four Methodist Churches in Zimbabwe, two Anglican ones and numerous Apostolic Faith Missions. RelZim.org interviewed people in Harare who ...