Sites like Metrodate, Topface, Dating Buzz and Evening Touch, to mention just a few are helping boys, girls, men and women find dates.
But, why are most people in the country now very active on these dating sites?
‘I’m from the small Kwekwe town and I enjoy meeting like-minded people from other towns, so I guess joining dating sites does a great deal,’ she said.
She says most men are shy to negotiate paying for sex in person (especially in public) but these dating platforms gives room and freedom to her clients to speak their mind.
It turned out the only two things she could talk about were Sungura music and her sexual obsessions (how she wants rough sex and how she prefers it in the kitchen.) I remember excusing myself as if I wanted to use the bathroom and never came back.’ (Tendai, 30 years old) The wallflower with a secret ‘I always wanted to meet Primrose (a girl I met on Metrodate) at a secluded place, like at my house.
Being active on dating sites is my strategy to lure them in numbers,’ she said.
‘I can literally say that I do not have a social life as I’m always stuck and busy with work and hardly find time with friends and family.
‘I see these sites as platforms to meet with new people and friends,’ On the other hand, another female subscriber who goes by the name Sandy Babe (20 years old) says her desire to meet new people has pushed her to join dating sites.
But I wasn’t the same single guy I was the last time I lived here. And I wanted to meet people, so I turned to internet dating as a way to meet eligible women.
And even though procreation is off the table, I picked up clear signals from the women I met online that the meter is running, so it’s best to get on with things.