BULAWAYO has reached 120 years of existence and celebrations to mark the 120th anniversary were recently held in Bulawayo with a train ride to Figtree.
MORE than 250 people took part in the steam train ride from Bulawayo to Figtree as part of events to mark the 120th anniversary celebrations of Bulawayo as a human settlement.
BULAWAYO Provincial Affairs minister Eunice Sandi Moyo yesterday said the city gave rise to the nationalist movement in Zimbabwe, but is not fully benefiting from the gains of the liberation struggle.
TODAY is a memorable day to the City of Bulawayo as we celebrate 120 years of existence as a modern settlement.
BULAWAYO the ancient capital of King Lobengula Khumalo is known as the City of Kings and Queens, but a quick search on the Internet reveals that it is only Lima in Peru that features as the city of kings .
IT is commonplace for people to nostalgically recall the good old days when Bulawayo was the industrial hub of Zimbabwe especially as the city celebrates, 120th birthday.