Geography of Mthwakazi

Mthwakazi is the name given to the traditional nation-state made up of modern-day Matabeleland and parts of present day Midlands region and covers territory to the south of modern-day state of Zimbabwe (see fig. 1). The social and culturally diverse region is occupied by persons of African ethnic background with a tiny population of personsContinue reading “Geography of Mthwakazi”

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The depopulating Bulawayo

The 2012 Zimbabwe preliminary population census results indicate that the City of Bulawayo lost around 3.1 percent (an average of 0.31 percent per annum) of its population in the period between 2002 and 17/18 August 2012. According to the census, the sex ratio of Bulawayo is 87/100 (87 males for every 100 females) and theContinue reading “The depopulating Bulawayo”

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