In my last post about Zimbabwe, I became more aware of Zambia and its shared colonial history with Zimbabwe. Specifically, that the territory of Zambia was the northern portion of Rhodesia and Zimbabwe the southern. At that time it was called Northern Rhodesia until its independence from the United Kingdom in 1964, 16 year before its southern neighbor, Zimbabwe gained its independence.Read More
In today's borders of Zimbabwe, there exist two major culture groups: The Shona, in the east and southeast of Zimbabwe, and the Ndebele,in the west and south-west region of the country.
There are 16 official languages which include Shona, Ndebele and English. Both Shona and Ndebele are part of the Bantu language group.Read More