Garikai Mafirakureva

Garikai Mafirakureva

Zimbabwe, Masvingo

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Garikai Mafirakureva

Garikai Mafirakureva is based in Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe. I am an experienced journalist and former Editor of The Mirror newspaper based in  I was a 2011 Reporter of the year finalists in the National Journalist Merit Awards (NJAMA). I speak English and Shona fluently.  
I have experience in covering the latest political events and unearthing corrupt activities.  Although I am based in Masvingo town, I will be travelling frequently to rural areas. I am consistent when it comes to creating and developing stories and ideas for print, editing, writing and web-based
projects. Able to pick a story at a moment's notice and able meet  tight deadlines.


English Shona

An analysis of the ongoing protests in Zimbabwe which I felt are badly organised.


There are several stories on The Mirror website, including investigative stories that I wrote on police corruption, money laundering, music and sport.


First feature story which is an analysis of the current situation in Zimbabwe


A continuation feature story about the present situation in Zimbabwe



  • New mobile tarrifs: An infringement on access to information by government

    Zimbabwe, Masvingo Politics March 31 @ 12:00am

    The government of Zimbabwe is accused of trying to stifle citizens’ right to communicate over the internet by increasing the cost of data making it inaccessible to ordinary citizens, who had become dependent on social media platforms for news. The government has since last year been struggling... Read more

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