Site Archives for Take the Step Campaign 2009

WOZA take to the streets of Bulawayo on Valentine’s Day

Members in Bulawayo took to the streets on Saturday 14th February, three days after the swearing in of the new government and one day after the swearing in of the new Cabinet. At least 800 members took part in the peaceful proceedings, urging Zimbabweans to let love light the way. The peaceful Valentine’s protest had […]

WOZA let love light the way in Harare on 10 February 2009

On Tuesday 10th February, approximately 600 members demonstrated for several blocks to Parliament in Harare. Whilst riot police stationed outside Parliament looked like they might try to beat and arrest the group, they decided against it and the demonstrators dispersed without incident. As they marched, the peaceful protestors sang Baba, tuma mweya (Father, send the […]

Take the Step – Qhubeka – Yendera Mberi!

In March last year, Zimbabweans displayed incredible courage and came out in large numbers to vote for change. Their action meant that Robert Mugabe and his ZANU PF party lost the elections. WOZA asked people to stand up for their child in 2008 and they did – the people of Zimbabwe took the step that […]