By Ignatius Banda
PLUMTREE, Zimbabwe, Nov 14 (IPS) - Collecting the monthly subscriptions for her co-operative has always been a headache for Thelma Nare, 41. This is because Nare lives in Tshitshi, Plumtree in rural Zimbabwe, about 60 kilometres away from the humdrum of the nearest town centre where banks are located.
'We meet after a long time as here in the rural areas our homesteads can be very far from each other. So members of our club do not meet or contribute ...