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    Zimbabwe: Poor men choose marriage labor slavery to raise dowry price.

    In Zimbabwe some unmarried, poor, rural young men are choosing to be work as bonded “slave labourers” for years and receive a wife as payment. “Choosing to be a slave laborer for families that give me their daughter as wife is the only sensible route for me to become a husband.”

    RAY MWAREYA | 2017-06-19 07:10:27
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    Kenya: Childless wives endure horrendous abuse from families

    Jackline Mwende’s encountered one of the most horrendous tragedy of a childless marriage. The 32 year-old was allegedly attacked by her husband who she say chopped off her both hand with a machete.

    LEOPOLD OBI AND COLLINS OGOLLA | 2017-08-29 16:52:46
  • Human Rights

    Zimbabwe: Opposition leader survives brutal attempt on her life

    Joyce Mujuru, a former vice president in Zimbabwe says ruling party youth stoned her, loosened her teeth - and was rushed to clinic.

    RAY MWAREYA | 01 Feb 2018

WOMEN TABOOS RADIO is the first digital radio station in Zimbabwe dedicated to explore, expose and publish on the human rights abuses, persecution, and harrassment suffered by Lesbian, Gays, Bisexual and Transgender citizens in Zimbabwe.  Women Taboos Radio empowers Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Men and Women to write, film, publish or broadcast exclusively on their sensitive gender, health, income Taboos topics. The goal is to break cultural taboos that hurt gender equality progress. LGBTI human rights in Zimbabwe are the focus of our media channel. Our non-profit licence number is: 2016/462591/08