WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Rufaro Samanga

Rufaro Samanga is a Microbiology Honours graduate from the University of the Witwatersrand. She will soon be embarking on her Masters in Epidemiology and is particularly passionate about science in the public health sphere. She is also a feminist and activist providing social commentary both through her social media posts and critical thought-pieces for OkayAfrica.… Continue reading The WISe Project: Rufaro Samanga

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Michelle Mukonyora

Michelle Mukonyora is a Biotechnologist currently pursuing her PhD, and working at an agricultural research institute. She has BSc and BSc (Hons) degrees in Biotechnology, as well as an MSc specialising in Bioinformatics. She is currently working on a computational biology and vaccine development project, with a specific focus on animal health. Michelle is also… Continue reading The WISe Project: Michelle Mukonyora

Fashion · Feature · Women

Phro Features: Gracia Senga

                                                                                Gracia Senga is a Congolese fashion and style blogger currently living in Johannesburg, South Africa. Gracia… Continue reading Phro Features: Gracia Senga

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Zamanzima Mazibuko

Zamanzima Mazibuko has a BSc in Biochemistry & Human Physiology, BSc Honours in Pharmacology and MSc (Med) in Pharmaceutics; all from Wits University. She is a Senior Researcher at a research institute in Joburg. Her work looks at a transdisciplinary approach to research in a range of topics, including the natural sciences. She is from… Continue reading The WISe Project: Zamanzima Mazibuko

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Dr. Kebaneilwe Lebani

Dr. Kebaneilwe Lebani is Biomedical Science graduate who has specialised in Biotechnology at Masters level and subsequently received a multi-disciplinary doctoral degree from the University of Queensland, Australia. The focus of her PhD thesis was on isolation, characterization and engineering of monoclonal antibodies. During her doctoral studies she also attained a Post-Graduate Certificate in Higher… Continue reading The WISe Project: Dr. Kebaneilwe Lebani

Events · Restaurant Reviews · Weekends With Phro

ZimGold Restaurant Week Recap

Hello LuvBugs, In my last post, I promised one more restaurant review from ZimGold restaurant week. It's a little late but I'm going to review Emmanuels's restaurant and also give a brief recap on the restaurant week which ended yesterday. Last week Tuesday I took my family to Emmanuel's restaurant located on Josiah Chinamano Avenue. Emmanuel's… Continue reading ZimGold Restaurant Week Recap

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Lynn Komu

My name is Lynn Komu. I’m an awkward creative and a bit of a nerd. I’ve always been fascinated by things that make the world beautiful but more so, how they work. My mom said that as a child I was always taking things apart and putting them it back together if I could; if… Continue reading The WISe Project: Lynn Komu

Events · Places · Restaurant Reviews

ZimGold Restaurant Week: Alo Alo Restaurant

On Day 3 of restaurant week we went to Alo Alo, #10 Forest Road, behind Arundel village in Mount Pleasant. It's a lovely restaurant and quite spacious with an indoor and outside seating area. We didn't have a reservation so we had to sit in the outdoor section but they were kind enough to bring… Continue reading ZimGold Restaurant Week: Alo Alo Restaurant

Places · Restaurant Reviews

ZimGold Restaurant Week: The Pointe Restaurant

I am at a loss for words about my experience at The Pointe restaurant; located in town at #116 Baines Avenue. It's an odd looking dark and spooky place. Im convinced the furniture was borrowed from the someone's grandmother's house. The walls are covered in colonial paintings that seem to harbour untold secrets of slave… Continue reading ZimGold Restaurant Week: The Pointe Restaurant