WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Gaby Mudau

Gaby Mudau is from Vuwani in Limpopo Province and currently resides in Balfour, Mpumalanga. She works at Karan Beef as a Technical Assistant and her duties include formulating product and material specifications and assisting in operational and product research. Gaby studied Bsc(agric) Agricultural Economics and Food Science from the University of Free State. Phro: At… Continue reading The WISe Project: Gaby Mudau

Events · Women

Call for Nomination Submissions for The African Women Awards 2017

The African Women Association (AWA) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the third edition of the African Women Awards. AWA would like to encourage everyone from all over Africa and the world to submit the name of an African woman who is phenomenal, ambitious, a game changer and a trend setter. Women… Continue reading Call for Nomination Submissions for The African Women Awards 2017

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Jean Nyasha Rusere

 Phro: Please tell us how you developed an interest in Science and what (aside from school curriculum) nurtured your interest. Jean: I was 10 years old when I developed the interest to pursue Science. At the time I was too young to pick something specific but as I progressed to high school, my dream area… Continue reading The WISe Project: Jean Nyasha Rusere

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Vimbai Siziba

  Say hello to Vimbai Siziba! Vimbai Siziba (soon to be Vimbai Shyntum) is a geneticist, at Masters level. She currently works as a wildlife conservation geneticist. Her work aims at analyzing different populations of wildlife at the genetics level as a means to implement conservation methods. She also works in analyzing sex determination in… Continue reading The WISe Project: Vimbai Siziba

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Nancy Gwimo

Say hello to Nancy Gwimo! Nancy works in the fields of Biochemistry and Microbiology. She is currently working as a junior research assistant in the Biochemistry Department of North-West University, where she is also pursuing her postgraduate degree. Her current research is focused on Diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome as a whole, where she is working… Continue reading The WISe Project: Nancy Gwimo

WISe Project · Women

The WISe Project: Michelle Angwenyi

Happy Monday folks. Here I am with yet another new blog series. This one is really close to my heart because it's about women; specifically Women in Science. Im calling it the WISe (women in Science) Project because I thought that was clever. Is it really? I don't know but here we are.  Meet Michelle Angwenyi… Continue reading The WISe Project: Michelle Angwenyi

Blogging Challenges · Me · Women

30 Day Blogging Challenge : Day 3 – Your Favourite Quote 

Day 3- My Favourite Quote  It's self explanatory. My other favourite quote reads like a continuation: "Speak your mind even if your voice shakes." - Maggie Kuhn The world hates women who speak up about their pain. The world wants you to be pretty and suffer in silence. The world wants you with your  lips… Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge : Day 3 – Your Favourite Quote 

Life · Women

For Shame

Tell me. Have you ever heard a man be accused of bringing shame to his family because he mistreated his wife? Are abusive men ever accused of disgracing their families? Are perpetrators of domestic abuse ever disowned by their families for destroying women's lives?  I'll tell you what I've seen a hundred times over. I've… Continue reading For Shame

Life · Me · Women

Episodes

I didn't know how hard car windows were until my head was smashed against one. I thought it would break; not because I thought windows were that fragile but because he was so strong, and so angry, I really thought it would break. Its weird, I didn't feel the pain at the time. I was… Continue reading Episodes

Events · Women

African Women Awards Nominees 2016

Its almost time for the prestigious African Woman Awards. I've written about this a few times. Its an event that celebrates and rewards women from diverse fields for the excellent work that they do. The event will be held on the 3rd of December at Sango Conference Center, Cresta Lodge, Harare. Early bird tickets are… Continue reading African Women Awards Nominees 2016