Bulawayo Morning Mirror Edition 1060 - 4/4/2024


In this edition

1) Editorial
2) Condolences/In Memoriam/Wreath Funds
3) Congratulations
4) Notices and Events
5) Roses And Raspberries
6) Pets Column
8) Bulawayo News
9) Harare And Gweru News
10) Wining Dining and Coffee Houses
11) Property For Sale or to Rent
12) Accommodation In South Africa
12b) Accommodation In Botswana
13) Accommodation and Travel In Zimbabwe
14) Catering and Food
15) Vehicles for Sale and Hire
16) Travel and Tours
17) Computers And Electronics
18) Lifts Wanted And Offered
19) Seeking Friends
20) Situations Wanted and Situations Vacant
21) Services
22) Health And Beauty
23) Tuition
24) Miscellaneous For Sale
25) Wanted To Buy or Hire
26) Clothing And Fashion
27) Boats And Fishing
28) Garden, Decor And Home
29) Tidbits

1) Editorial

TREE JUNKIE

I know perfectly well that one is not supposed to follow ones' children around the world once they have grown up and left home, but most mothers I am sure, feel the same way that I do and wish to be close to their offspring.

However my children were very circumspect when they made their choice of countries, once they fled the coop after University.

He Who Must Purify Gold and She Who Must Run, made their way to Perth in Western Australia and She Who Must Kevlar decided on Waco in Texas.

Now these were obviously carefully thought out and premeditated choices, because neither Perth nor Waco have many trees, and they know that Mother cannot live where there are no trees.

Cunning Little Blighters !!

I know in both those areas you have to sweep up your own leaves but is this any reason at all not to plant trees, lots of trees, even evergreen trees, if it means not having to sweep up the leaves !!

One would have thought that, having been born in a garden which boasts the biggest tree in the entire city of Bulawayo, that they too would have a mad love affair with trees, just like their Mum, but then perhaps it is something that comes with age.

Our main tree is a Mozambican Fig and was the original Enid Blyton neighbourhood FarawayTree as far as every child in Bulawayo was concerned.

Apart from housing Dame Washalot and Mr Saucepanman, it also houses two nesting Hammerkops, a pair of Gymnogenes, several sets of Paradise Fly Catchers, zillions of doves and several fruit bats who have to fight for their lives daily as you can imagine with all the lurking predators.

Our suburb has the most incredible amount of wonderful shady trees and it is hard to imagine how any other city fathers have not tried to emulate our beautiful city.

Mother always used to say that one should plant a tree for every year of one's life and HeeHoo and I have certainly done our bit for the climate as far as that is concerned.

Among the trees we have planted over the years in various parts of the country are Cassias, Baobabs, Flamboyants, Erythrinas, Acacias, Natal Mahogany, Kya Nyasicas, avocado trees, lemon trees, Ficus Leratus, Ficus Benjamina and dozens of indigenous trees whose names escape me.

I must admit we have still a way to go because I doubt if the little copse of trees we planted on our "ex farm" have survived, but we will make sure that our legacy lives on, arboreally at least, if in no other way !!

And so to my Little Darlings, until you move to a more civilised part of the world where there are lots of trees, you can be sure that Mother will stay put under the spreading wings of the family Faraway Tree and count her blessings instead of hankering after her offspring !!

'The best time to plant a tree was twenty years ago. The second best time is now.' an African saying



WATCHDOG



2) Condolences/In Memoriam/Wreath Funds



3) Congratulations



4) Notices and Events

ZIMBABWE ACADEMY OF MUSIC
Tel: 2260684 / 2267195 E-mail: music@gatorzw.co.uk

The Academy offices will be closed over Easter, open until 1.00 p.m. on Friday 5 April, then closed until Thursday 2 May. The Academy itself will be open throughout April with some lessons taking place although access will be limited and difficult during Trade Fair Week which is 22 to 27 April.

THURSDAY 4 APRIL AT 6.30 P.M. MAMMA MIA!
Yes, here it is again - but the original stage musical opened in the West End 25 years ago on 6 April 1999 so is surely worth celebrating!
And, in case you need reminding.. Donna (Meryl Streep), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day.
- An absolutely hilarious, rousing and joyous celebration that ought to have you dancing in the aisles. Hollywood.com]
- Cheese - but what wonderfully salty, sinfully satisfying cheese it is. [Toronto Star]
- The incongruous mix of nostalgia, James Bond crooning and the world's greatest actress bouncing up and down on a mattress is an undeniable kick. Mamma Mia! is major fun. [Detroit News]
- This is entertainment, not a movie. And as entertainment goes, Mamma Mia! belts it out of the park. [The Scorecard Review]
Admission: US$2.50 [free to Film Members]

FRIDAY 5 APRIL AT 6.30 P.M. PUCCINI: TOSCA
Opera is an inherently theatrical medium that does not lend itself readily to the realism of film treatment. The shining exception is Puccini's Tosca, an action-packed melodrama that unfolds in three taut and gripping acts like the meatiest of Hollywood films noir. And unlike most operas, these three acts are set in three very specific Roman locales. Thus this film takes place in the church of Sant'Andrea della Valle (Act 1), the Palazzo Farnese (Act 2), and the Castel Sant'Angelo (Act 3). The evocative settings, however, would be mere window-dressing if the cast wasn't just right. Fortunately Placido Domingo is at his virile peak in the heroic tenor role of Cavaradossi; Raina Kabaivanska is a sultry, vocally beautiful Tosca; and a more infamous and domineering Scarpia than that of Sherrill Milnes can hardly be imagined. Bruno Bartoletti and the New Philharmonia Orchestra give lustily dramatic support. With the authenticity of the settings assured and such distinguished leads singing so well, this is an almost ideal filmed Tosca. [Mark Walker]
- This is both vocally enthralling and visually stunning. As Tosca, Raina Kabaivanska has never been lovelier and more animated. Her transformation from a woman plagued by jealousy and religiosity to a fiery warrior exhilarates and astounds. [Classical Net]
- This is the most magnificent version of Tosca I have ever seen. In addition to exquisite singing and acting, the settings in Rome are breath-taking. Unsurpassable.... [Amazon]
- This is my preferred Tosca DVD now, particularly for the often glorious Domingo. Raina Kabaivanska is a determined, strong Tosca, every inch the Italian temperament in her jealousy! The two singers work magically together [MusicWeb International]
Admission: US$2.50 [free to Red Carpet Members]

The Academy will be taking a break for the rest of April but..
THURSDAY 2 MAY AT 6.30 P.M. ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE
On Her Majesty's Secret Service is the sixth Bond film and reviews upon release were mixed, but the film's reputation has improved greatly over time and it's now regarded as one of the strongest entries in the series as well as one of the most faithful adaptations of a Fleming novel - see more recent reviews below!
After saving vulnerable Countess Tracy di Vicenzo (Diana Rigg) from certain death, Bond heads off to hunt down Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Telly Savalas) one more time. This takes him to Switzerland, where he infiltrates Blofeld's heavily-fortified alpine headquarters, a facility covered by Blofeld's guards as well as his henchwoman, Irma Bunt. Posing as Sir Hilary Bray, he sets out to discover what does Blofeld has in mind this time..
- George Lazenby's only appearance as 007 is a fine entry in the series, featuring one of the most intriguing Bond girls (Diana Rigg), breathtaking visuals and some great ski chases. [Rotten Tomatoes]
- On Her Majesty's Secret Service is pure poetry. It transcends the idea of a Bond film. Gorgeously photographed, thrillingly executed and wonderfully performed, this is the franchise zenith. [Film Inquiry]ling entry in the entire Bond series.
[Zaki's Corner]
- Ditching flash in favour of character development, this stylish and energetic entry is one of the best films in the series. Lazenby woz robbed. [Film4]
Admission: US$2.50 [free to Film Members]

FRIDAY 3 MAY AT 6.30 P.M. INVITATION TO THE DANCE
A celebration of Daniel Barenboim who turned 80 at the end of 2022 but whose recent ill health has led to his semi-retirement. This concert with the Berlin Philharmonic was a celebration of the dance and includes music by Bach, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Dvo ak, Strauss, Sibelius, Kodaly and composers from Barenboim's native Argentina.
- Daniel Barenboim is in ebullient form and surely there are few orchestras that could deliver this level of sheer out and out corporate virtuosity Even Barenboim shows his pleasure at this display! [Amazon]
- This is a real gem. The atmosphere is infectious and by the time you reach 'Tico Tico' you will be totally in harness for one of the most enjoyable concert recordings I have experienced on DVD. The Berliners really enjoy themselves in an evening's entertainment which I am sure will captivate you. [MusicWeb International]
Admission: US$2.50 [free to Red Carpet Members]

THURSDAYS 9, 16 & 23 MAY AT 6.30 P.M. BROADCHURCH SERIES 2
The second series of Broadchurch focuses on the continuing fallout of the murder of 11-year-old Danny Latimer in the close-knit coastal town of Broadchurch; the effect of Joe Miller's trial on his wife, former DS Ellie Miller (now a uniformed police officer in Devon); the Latimer family's struggle to achieve a normal life during Joe's trial; and new revelations that former DI Alec Hardy is protecting a witness in the failed Sandbrook child murder case.
- Will the series remain as compelling On the evidence of last night's twist-packed opener, perhaps even more so. [Independent]
- It looks like the second series of ITV's popular thriller is going to be far more interesting than we can usually expect from such a highly-anticipated follow-up. [New Statesman]
- The two plot lines are absorbing, the characters are well-drawn and the cinematography is even more stunning. [Daily Telegraph]
- Writer Chris Chibnall has gathered enough old loose ends and intriguing new strands to suggest that Mondays may again become a bad night for the nation's pubs and restaurants. [Guardian]
- What a relief to find that the first four episodes of season two are a promising continuation of season one. [Boston Globe]
Admission: US$6.00 the series / US$2.50 [free to Film Members]

THEREAFTER
Friday 10 May Puccini: Madame Butterfly
Thursday 16 May Broadchurch 2 - 2
Friday 17 May The Dante Project - Royal Ballet
Thursday 23 May Broadchurch 2 - 3
Friday 24 May Verdi: Requiem [first performed 22 May 1874]


Bonjour Bonjour Bonjour !

After a busy Francophonie month in March, there is no time to rest in April, with several events at Alliance Francaise. Two exhibitions, one concert, one DJ night, other cultural activities and our presence at ZITF, we are ready to welcome you with the best of French and Zimbabwean hospitality.

"Untold Stories", an exhibition by Arlington

Launching on Thursday 4th April - 5pm
free entrance, wine and fingerfood offered

Arlington Muzondo was born in Masvingo Zimbabwe on the 8th of May 1974 and was raised by an artist, Joseph Muzondo. He started doing art fulltime in 1995. He usually works with hard rocks, wood, wire, found objects, scrap metal. His work is more of documentaries, and had been exhibited throughout the world.

Art statement : Untold Stories is about the dark shadows of life which follow us, the harsh conditions of life, the uncomfortable sides of it, poverty, broken families, hunger, peaople having no place to stay, these street adults and kids, the beggars. The "Untold Stories" of when people live like wild animals.The unsettled, The restless people.

French storytellings for kids
Saturday 6th April - 10am - free entrance, cakes and juice offered.
As every month, our French storytellings, for kids between 6 and 12 years old, bilingual in French and English, are back. In April, it is time to explore Quebec (French speaking Canadian province) legends.

Saturdayday 6th April - 6pm
free entrance

Francophone Movie Night presents Les 2 Alfred.
Friday 12th April - 6pm - free entrance, wine offered.
French comedy directed by Bruno Podalydes, 2020, 1h32. In French with English subtitles.
Alexandre, chomeur declasse, a deux mois pour prouver a sa femme qu'il peut s'occuper de ses deux jeunes enfants et etre autonome financierement. Probleme: The Box, la start-up tres friendly qui veut l'embaucher a l'essai a pour dogme : Pas d'enfant! .

"The Josh Meck Concert"

Friday 19th April - 6pm, free entrance

Josh Meck is an award-winning internationally renowned afro jazz artist. A self-taught bass guitar maestro whose music fuses Zimbabwean traditional rhythms like Mhande and Katekwe with jazz elements to bring about his unique sound.

Josh Meck already performed at Alliance recently, in September 2023, during the Zimbabwe Jazz Festival, organized with the Zimbabwe Jazz Trust, the French Embassy in Zimbabwe and the Alliance Francaise of Harare.

Water color painting workshops with Lauryn.

Saturday 20th April and 4th May - 9.30am to 11am
free entrance - registration mandatory.

Learn and expand your DRAWING repertoire in Two Art Workshops: (1) Portraiture Drawing Workshop and a (2) Figure Drawing Workshop* held at The Alliance Francaise de Bulawayo. You will be experimenting with array of traditional skills & techniques guided by Artist Lauryn Arnott; an experienced and qualified artist & teacher of over 40 years. You will extend your creative abilities by using methods in a structured workshop specially designed for you to learn to 'draw what you see, not what you think you see'.

'People can be taught how to draw, much like learning how to read and write. Whatever DRAWING toolbox is used, whether it is a pencil, a paintbrush or an iPad, understanding the fundamentals of visual language that are learned from drawing, will allow you as the artist, to master any means of visual expression to have the skills and freedom to discover the limitless possibilities of art'. Lauryn Arnott Master of Visual Arts in Drawing from Adelaide Central School of Art/Australia .

- Date : April 20th Portraiture Drawing Workshop (1) FREE
- Date: May 4th Figurative Drawing Workshop (2) FREE
- Open to students with intermediate and advanced drawing skills. Suitable for all ages (O-Level and above)
- You with receive tuition and an open critique to discuss ways to learn about drawing from life and observation skills and techniques
THERE ARE ONLY 8 Tickets available per workshop - participants will only be able to attend the workshop with a numbered ticket.....Book now to reserve your place ! Email director.bulawayo@afzim.org

Lauryn Arnott is an international multi-award winning visual artist, teacher and workshop facilitator. Known for her fun, innovative projects and techniques designed to assist participants explore a spontaneous and playful approach to art and seeing and experiencing their world. Lauryn's love of history and her drawing abilities earned her the 2006 Association of Commonwealth Universities Art Prize in a competition titled 'A place in the world.' In 2007 she was the first to be awarded a 'Master's of Visual Arts' Degree from 'Adelaide Central school of Art- Australia . Lauryn received her postgraduate education from Michealis School of Art, UCT, Cape Town. Her work is in museum collections in London, South Africa - IZIKO, Bloemfontein, Pretoria; National Gallery of Botswana and NGZ, Zimbabwe. Lauryn was one of the founding members of the Visual Arts Association of Bulawayo; and introduced the life drawing classes held at the National Gallery of Zimbabwe; Bulawayo.
Link for Lauryn's previous Drawing Workshop held in Bulawayo : https://www.google.com/maps/contrib/101482788357921961435/photos/@-20.1557888,28.5939051,16z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m3!8m2!3m1!1e1 entry=ttu

'Creating and getting instant feedback from Lauryn was empowering and much appreciated. It was great to unlock my creative side. When is the next workshop ' Ros Blue
'I had the best day ever! I want to do this again.' Katrina Fynnaart

Screening of "Tears of a Daughter"

Wednesday 24th April - 6pm, free rentrance, wine offered

Art Statement :
Tears Of A Daughter is a compilation of social problems largely faced by women in the society of Zimbabwe.
In the movie we follow a story of a young talented lady (Buhle) who is faced with arts industry exploitation challenges and her mother being physically abused while she is just trying to breakthrough and tell her story through her talent of singing.
In the film it also reveals the issue of lack of jobs in the country through Zolani who has studied law but still failing to get a job. However, the film stand much for a girl child in the community advocating for her protection and that she be given opportunities to achieve and be what she desires to be. These opportunities include career paths, rightul information about sex, education, and other related issues.
It is also important to note that, the film Tears Of A Daughter shows the consequences of trusting someone you do not know in business or anywhere in life through the issue of human trafficking. Over some years a lot of young girls disappeared through human trafficking only because they thought the people they are dealing with are genuine. Also the greatest thing we must not miss is that the mother is the first heroine of the child so as the father the first hero, therefore parents also have a huge role to play interms of how the children view the world.
Any form of abuse against women is not acceptable, as it create hatred and a lot of traumatic moments. Therefore if anything as such is happening at any household it is a case that should be reported. Another important theme pointed out in the film Tears Of A Daughter, is that woman should come together to help each other shine and protect one another through hard times.

Movie director biography :
Born 2001, 30 July, Linos Tapera also known as Brilaizer _ThatBoyDidIt is a multi talented artist who is famous on being a screenplay writer for award winning films, a film director, a musician and an actor.
Linos Tapera is a child to the late Paul Tapera and Brenda Sibande, and he was raised by his grandparents as his mother had him when she was still young. According to Linos Tapera, his inspiration for art came from an early age since he was a child, triggered by his lonesome life as a reject from the society, so art to him has been more of a therapy.
At the age of 14, Linos Tapera joined Nhimbe Trust film classes conducted by Johane Mpofu and Memory Kimbota which enhanced his love for cinema and since then he has been so sophisticated in making great movies for the screen.
His famous works on his filmography include Ikasi The Hood Short film, Lights Out Book Of The Blind, and still zealed to work on more to come in the near future.

"Stringed Moments" with Barbs

Thursday 25th April - 5pm to 7pm, free rentrance, wine offered

The Stringed Moments project is inspired by the lived experiences of Barbs, which range from surviving cervical cancer, endometriosis, a hysterectomy, a divorce, abuse, cardiac arrests and even living with an autoimmune disease. Each challenge came with its own set of lessons, but she's continually seen the power that comes with redefining and rebuilding your identity on your own terms. She has made it her life work to create space for this transformation for those searching for a better way to be, and Stringed Moments is a manifestation of that purpose.

Bold Dialogue is an intuitive wellness platform that facilitates healing, ignites hope and brings the possibility of boldly living a life that honours your passions and dreams. "We work with women across Africa, equipping them with the support, mentorship and tools required to transcend trauma in order to truly operate from a place of excellence" states Barbs.

"We are going to use letters written to various people who had a hand in traumatising the writer to invoke healing conversations with the crowd. We also hope to bring emotional catharsis to the listeners. This series of letters is called Stringed Moments".

Point of Contact: Barbara Kamba-Nyathi
Role: Healer Coach Speaker
Cell Number: +263 783 180 802
Email: bolddialogue@icloud.com
https://www.bolddialogue.co.zw
https://www.instagram.com/bolddialogue/
https://www.facebook.com/thebolddialogue
https://twitter.com/bold_dialogue
https://wa.me/message/FCV3Y36WBOMNJ1
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3U3bLheSFnH4RrBnqdSEA

Exhibition launching of "Through Me I See You"
an exhibition by Sypho B Ncube

Friday 26th April - 5pm, free rentrance, wine and fingerfood offered

Sipho B Ncube is a Zimbabwean-born visual artist who transcends boundaries through his innovative and emotive artworks. Born with unique abilities, Sipho utilizes a wheelchair for mobility, but his creativity knows no limits. Drawing from his personal experiences and the diverse tapestry of human emotions, he delves into the intricacies of the human psyche, exploring the depths of mixed emotions in his experimental artworks. From a young age, Sipho demonstrated a keen interest in the arts, using his unique perspective to create thought provoking pieces that challenge societal norms and perceptions.

Despite facing physical challenges, Sipho's passion for art only grew stronger, driving him to carve out his own niche in the world of visual expression. Sipho's work is characterized by its raw authenticity and emotional depth, inviting viewers to embark on a journey of introspection and self-discovery. Through a combination of various mediums and techniques, he weaves together a tapestry of colors, textures, and shapes that speak volumes about the human experience. Despite the obstacles he faces, Sipho remains undeterred, using his art as a powerful tool for advocacy and empowerment. Through his work, he seeks to break down barriers and challenge preconceived notions about disability, proving that creativity knows no bounds. Sipho's artistic journey is a testament to the resilience of the human spirit and the transformative power of art. With each stroke of his brush or twist of his wheel, he invites us to see the world through his eyes and embrace the beauty of diversity in all its forms.

AEt statement : "Through Me I See You" is an exhibition that delves into the intricate tapestry of mixed emotions experienced through daily life activities, particularly from the perspective of differently enabled individuals. Through a nuanced exploration of societal perceptions and personal experiences, the exhibition challenges viewers to confront their preconceived notions about disability and diversity.

Through various mediums and artistic techniques, the artworks showcased in this exhibition serve as a mirror, reflecting the complex array of emotions encountered by differently enabled individuals as they navigate the world. From moments of empowerment to instances of frustration and everything in between, the artist invites viewers to empathize and connect with their shared humanity.

Moreover, "Through Me I See You" prompts viewers to consider their own perceptions of differently enabled individuals and the broader concept of diversity. By showcasing the richness and diversity of human experiences, the exhibition encourages introspection and dialogue, ultimately fostering a greater understanding and appreciation for the beauty of individuality.In essence, "Through Me I See You" is not just an exhibition-it's a journey of self-discovery, empathy, and mutual understanding. It invites viewers to see beyond physical differences and embrace the profound interconnectedness of the human experience

BEPA Gallery presents "Illustrating Voices"

at the National Gallery of Bulawayo

"Illustrating voices: zimbabwean illustrators and digital artists".

Featuring pioneers of the medium and new young talents the show captures a unique snapshot of the history of digital art in zimbabwe, showing the dynamic interplay between seasoned artists who laid the foundation and emerging talents pushing the boundaries of the digital canvas.
'Illustrating voices' celebrates the exceptional talent of zimbabwean illustrators and digital artists. The exhibition explores the power of visual narratives in shaping culture, identity and social change, focusing on the unique intersection of popular culture, resistance, and mass communication within the context of zimbabwean art. at the exhibition's core is the theme of popular communication, highlighting how zimbabwean artists use visual storytelling to convey narratives that resonate with their communities.
From traditional art forms to contemporary digital platforms, these artists transcend language barriers, articulating complex ideas, historical legacies, and social commentary in accessible ways.
'Illustrating voices' explores the intersections of mass communication, story- telling and resistance. this showcase is a celebration of creativity, resilience, and the transformative potential of visual storytelling. By recognizing and promoting the exceptional talent of zimbabwean artists, the exhibition serves as a testament to the indomitable spirit of african artistry, inviting audiences to reflect on the capacity of art to shape a more inclusive and empathetic world.

Artists featured are Sherman Baloyi, Kuda Baskwa, Kombo Chapfika, Baynham Goredema, Simba Maengera, Saki Mafundikwa, Lomedy Mhako, Charly Makwanya, Chaz Maviyane-Davies, Sindiso Nyoni, Osmond Tshuma.

Translation Services

The organization also offers translation services to individuals and companies from French to English and vice versa. For only $8 per page, get your documents translated and authenticated by us .Our translations are officially recognized and these can be of diplomas, marriage certificates or any official documents, also included are brochures, reports and notices. Please contact us for more details.
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5) Roses And Raspberries



6) Pets Column



8) Bulawayo News



9) Harare And Gweru News

Zim Websites:-

facebook.com/EnvironmentAfrica


10) Wining, Dining and Coffee Houses



11) Property For Sale or to Rent

RODOR PROPERTIES (PRIVATE) LIMITED
5A, 9TH AVENUE, BULAWAYO

PROPERTIES FOR SALE
SUBURBS: This property in Suburbs borders on the Bulawayo CBD making it ideal either for offices or residential. Close to Sports Clubs and restaurants. It is easy walking into the Central Business District. The stand is on 744sm. The main building is approx. 210sm. There are 3 bedrooms, a main en-suite, a family bathroom, a separate toilet, TV lounge, family lounge and a dining area. This property has a well maintained garden, 2 staff quarters, and a double carport. The property is walled and gated.US$135 000.

SUBURBS TOWN HOUSE:2 bedrooms, main en-suite with walk in cupboards, family bathroom, separate toilet/shower, lounge/dining room and a fitted kitchen. Outbuildings include a laundry area and a single carport. Secure area, with good access to town. USD100 000.

HILLCREST: The house has 2 bedrooms with built in cupboards, lounge/dining room with fireplace, fitted kitchen, family bathroom, and separate toilet. There is also a garage, staff quarters, and swimming pool, with the 1270sm property walled and gated. Price US$85 000
------AND MANY MORE !!!!----

SALES, VALUATIONS AND ESTIMATES
Want to sell We can assist you with an estimation of the value of your property. We are registered with the Valuers Council of Zimbabwe, and offer a complete and efficient service of property Valuation for any purpose.
We have properties for sale in Bulawayo, Harare, Beitbridge, Binga, Hwange, Mlibizi, Mutare, Redcliff, and Plumtree. High/ low density, residential, commercial, and holiday homes. US$23 000-US$1 400 000. For these, and other properties for sale, Phone (029) 2274581/3 (Landline)Call: Probity: 0782119972/ Bryan: 0772238431 Email: probity@rodor.co.zw Visit Us On Our Website: www.rodorproperties.co.zw
For Valuations, phone (029) 2274581/3 (landline), or email probity@gmail.com/ bryan@rodor.co.zw

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
Our Property Management staff will be happy to assist you in securing suitable tenants for your property, and managing it thereafter.

HOUSES TO LET
FORTUNESGATE: 3 bedrooms, Rent USD1 200-00, immediate occupation.
MATSHEUMHLOPHE: 4 bedrooms, Rent USD800-00, immediate occupation.
NORTHLYNE: 2 bedrooms, Rent USD550-00, immediate occupation.

OFFICES TO LET
ESIGODINI:3 offices, Rent USD235-00
PLUMTREE:4 offices, Rent USD800-00
CLOSE TO CBD: Rentals range from $350 upwards
KUMALO: 4 bedrooms, Rent USD1 500-00 (residential US$1 200-00, immediate occupation.

For more information on properties available for renting, or if you wish to place your property on our letting list, you are invited to contact us on (029)2274581/3 (landline), e- mail to reslet@rodor.co.zw or rentals@rodor.co.zw , or visit our offices at 5a 9thavenue , between Robert Mugabe way and Josiah Tongogara avenue

HOURS OF BUSINESS: MONDAY TO FRIDAY 8AM -4.30PM
SATURDAYS 8AM-11AM
WE NEED PROPERTIES FOR SALE AND TO RENT FOR REGISTERED BUYERS AND TENANTS. ALL VIEWERS ARE ACCOMPANIED BY A MEMBER OF OUR STAFF.


HOUSE TO LET

Romney Park: 3 bedrooms, semi detached USD350. Available 1 April.

Contact 0719284989/ chinokoroten@gmail.com


RODOR PROPERTIES

For information on properties available for renting, or if you wish to place your property on our letting list, you are invited to contact us on (029)2274581/3 (landline), e- mail to reslet@rodor.co.zw or rentals@rodor.co.zw , or visit our offices at 5a 9thavenue , between Robert Mugabe way and Josiah Tongogara avenue


HOUSE TO LET

Romney Park: 3 bedrooms, semi detached USD350. Available 1 April.

Contact 0719284989/ chinokoroten@gmail.com


ACCOMMODATION WANTED

Ladies with 2 dogs looking for a secure 2 bedroomed cottage and possible garage.
Please call Julie 0772 292 155
Bulawayo Estate Agents:-
Anita's Real Estate
Rodor properties Pvt Ltd
Ian & Co. Real Estate
R.E.D. Property


12) Accommodation in South Africa



12b) Accommodation in Botswana

Accommodation Out Of Zimbabwe:-

Four Seasons, J'bg
Hoopoe Haven Guest Lodge Fourways, J'bg


13) Accomodation and Travel In Zimbabwe



Some places to stay in Zim:-
Matopos:-
Maleme Rest Camp www.zimparks.org.zw>
Big Cave Camp
Granite Park Lodges
The Musketeers Lodge 9km on Matopos Rd
Matobo Hills Lodge
Byo:-
Burnside Cottage
Churchill Hotel
Rainbow Hotel
Travellers Guest House
Eastern Highlands:-
Frog And Fern In Chimanimani
Kariba:-
Kulizwe Lodge Binga - shores of Lake Kariba
Kariba Accomodation
Hwange:-
Miombo Lodge Dete Situated Hwange National Park/Dete Rd
Hwange Safari Lodge
NEHIMBA living with the Elephants
Lake Mutirikwi (Kyle):-
Norma Jeans Lakeview
Ghonarezhou game reserve:-
www.facebook.com/ChiloGorge
Vic Falls:-
Victoria Falls Hotel



14) Catering and Food


A few places to eat in Bulawayo:-

Arizona Grill House in the Holiday Inn
Banff Lodge Coffee cafe
Book and Bean caf at Bradfield Shopping Centre
Bulawayo Club
Bulawayo Golf Club www.golfzone.co.zw
Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel
Camp Amalinda
Cattleman - 12th Avenue
Deja-vu
Country Club www.golfzone.co.zw
Frangos- 12th Avenue
Friar Tucks
Gallery Coffee Shop - Fort Street https://nationalgallery.co.zw
Garden Restaurant - 54 Park Rd
Granite Ridge - Matobo Hills
Hillside Dams Tea Room
Hillside Bowling Club
Holiday Inn - Arizona Grill House
Horizon Restaurant & Bar - Pioneer House, Fife Street
Hotel Rio, Old Esigodini Rd
Hunt's Boma 22 Jaywick Rd Matsheumhlope
Indaba Book Caf & Sandwich Bar
Mary's Restaurant - opp Medical Cent
Maxies Massimo's - Ascot Shopping Centre
Nemo's Resturant - Hillside Bowling Club
Nesbitt Castle - Percy Avenue
New Orleans - Banff Road
Pergola Restaurant 22 Jaywick Rd Matsheumhlope
River Cafe -12th Ave
Deja-vu

and more !!


15) Vehicles for Sale and Hire



16) Travel and Tours

Bulawayo Travel Agents & Tour Company's:-

African Wanderer
Antelope Park
Big Cave Camp
Black Rhino Safaris
Eco Logical Safaris & Travel
Greyhound Coach Service - Byo to Joburg


17) Computers And Electronics

Bulawayo Computers:-

Internet at Netconnect.co.zw


18) Lifts Wanted And Offered



19) Seeking Friends

I revisited your article of 2009 regarding the diaspora of the ballet world in Bulawayo where I went to school. I read your comment about Linda Brittain who I used to know and met up with in London when she was training. I know that returned to Cape Town and I just wondered if you might know anything of her whereabouts now or what became of her career

I would very much appreciate an update.

Miles Mader
mmader25@proton.me


20) Situations Wanted and Situations Vacant

Lady looking for office job, shop assistant or any position suitable. Preferably in town. Cell : 0774 085 599


DRIVER

A young gentleman of sober habits with a mechanical background seeks a position as a Class 2 / Class 4 driver
Available to start work immediately. Please contact 0778 684 134


SITUATION SOUGHT for highly recommended kitchen/canteen/coffee shop or restaurant cook.
Mature, reliable young man, with pleasant personality who is eager to learn, grow and expand.
12 years of loyal service to current employer.
Please contact Mrs Hunt on 0292 203022 mornings only, for additional information.


Mature gardener seeking employment. George Ndhlovu
References available. Pool experience.

Mobile 07 74382553


Mature lady

Pitman Diploma Secretarial Studies.
Computer Literate, '6' 0 Levels Principles of Accounts and English Language inclusive.

Worked as Secretary and Accounts Clerk.

Contract / Permanent Employment

Contact Details: Landline 0292 212174
Whattsup 0719 476 038

Ms Teyedzani Kupe


Young lady with a Bachelor of Social Science Honours degree in Sociology from Lupane State University is looking for a job.

Great listener, willing to learn.
email lubahdube@gmail.com
+263 783 544 009 WhatsApp/ Calls
+263 712 172 078


Mature lady looking for house helper part time jobs, can cook, bake - can read and follow recipes.
Administration by profession can do office jobs too.
Contact +263 712 372 705 WhatsApp/Calls
+263 774 600 808 Calls


Greetings to everyone l am a calm God fearing lady seeking for a job as Nurse aid or Home Based Care Giver.I have a certificate in Nurse aid with good references as well, with me your loved one will be taken care of from their own home making sure they being well taken of.Please app or call me on +263 784 285 900 your assistance will be greatly appreciated so that l can make ends meet.


21) Services

Plumbing Services
Blocked drains, burst pipes, leaking geysers, toilets, taps drain laying.
Washing machine installation.
Jojo tank installation.
Borehole pumps installation.
Solar Geysers installation.
Call me 0772230551


Adie Iron Cafe

'WELDING DREAMS'

BED BASES AND HEADBOARDS, WATER TANK STANDS
SWIMMING POOL ENCLOSURES, GATES, BURGLAR BARS, BRAAI STANDS, GAZEBOS

For all your steel products at affordable prices

0772983346 or 0713885428


Nobility Gas servicing and maintenance

We do repair ,maintenance &installation of all gas appliances
Stoves, Brasilia, heaters and tanks

For more details +263774534948


BEAUTY TREATMENTS


ANTE NATAL CLASSES AND BABY VACCINATIONS
I teach a set of 4 classes covering pregnancy, labour, baby care, breastfeeding and other information. I also do a "crash course" for out of towners. These classes are valuable even if you're having an elective CAESAREAN SECTION!!
Please book early.
(I work part time at my BABY CLINIC doing vaccinations and growth monitoring :-)
Appointments are essential.

For any further information contact SISTER JAN JOHNSTON on 0292466741/2 from 8 am til 12 pm Mon to Fri
or 0292237240, 0712 728 350 or 0772 749 749 (w/app) or email me on jicsj@yoafrica.com or janfjohnston8@gmail.com
Bulawayo Services:-

Acol Chemical Bulawayo
Bulawayo's Online Business Directory


22) Health And Beauty



23) Tuition



24) Miscellaneous For Sale



25) Wanted To Buy or Hire



26) Clothing And Fashion



27) Boats and Fishing

Bulawayo Water Activities:-

www.ChaseMarine.com


28) Garden, Decor And Home

JILL'S SUPER ORGANIC COMPOST
BLACK GOLD
99% WEED FREE
EXCELLENT FOR POTS, VEGETABLES, FLOWER BEDS, SEEDLINGS AND LAWNS.

WILL DELIVER 5 X 50KG BAGS OR MORE LOCALLY.

CONTACT JILL AT 2246688 OR 07784955 99


29) TIDBITS


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