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Robert Mugabe and politics of fear

July 25, 2017 0

HARARE – Zimbabweans are more afraid today than they have been in a long time, with the majority unable to exercise their free will in elections because they are worried about being victims of political violence, […]

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Welshman Ncube bashes wife

July 24, 2017 0

MDC president Professor Welshman Ncube (56) has been reported to the police for allegedly assaulting his 33-year old wife. Prof Ncube, a constitutional lawyer, allegedly assaulted Ms Minenhle Gumede on July 14 this year. The […]

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Kenyan president fails to show for election debate

July 25, 2017 0

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenyan opposition presidential candidate Raila Odinga on Monday fielded questions alone on stage after his rival, President Uhuru Kenyatta, failed to show up for a debate between the two. Odinga, who is […]

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Zambia extends police powers under state of emergency

July 24, 2017 0

Lusaka – Zambia’s president on Friday extended the powers of police and other state officials under the country’s ongoing state of emergency, amid deepening political tensions. President Edgar Lungu formalized the state of emergency declared […]

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Zimbabwe gives Robert Mugabe power to appoint judges

July 25, 2017 0

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s parliament on Tuesday passed a bill amending the constitution to give the president sweeping powers to appoint the country’s top judges without consulting any other institution. If passed into law, the bill […]

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CIO boss, Chihuri engaged for Chombo arrest

July 25, 2017 0

HARARE – The sheriff has been asked to engage the commissioner-general of police, Augustine Chihuri and director-general of the Central Intelligence Organisation, Happyton Bonyongwe, to facilitate in the arrest of Home Affairs minister Ignatius Chombo […]

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Schweppes clerks defraud company of $177 000

July 24, 2017 0

TWO Schweppes Zimbabwe, Mutare depot employees allegedly stole 28 000 cases of assorted Schweppes products worth $177 000. Viceroy Moyo (34) and Piniel Ziwewe (45) were initially remanded in custody to July 31 when they […]



Tongaat to export more sugar

July 25, 2017 0

Government has allowed Zimbabwe Sugar Sales to export more sugar, amid a projected rise in sugar output this milling season. With Tongaat Hullet Zimbabwe’s mills having a combined crushing capacity of 640 000 tonnes of […]


Taxation of churches and religious organisations

July 24, 2017 0

There are situations where churches and religious organisations are required to pay tax. The taxes and the specific obligations are briefly explained below. Income Tax on business profits This tax is payable on business profits, […]


Hardware firm Fabco seeks new investors

July 24, 2017 0

Hardware company, Fabco Private Limited, is seeking new investors to turnaround the company after creditors voted to put it under final judicial management. Fabco was placed under provisional judicial management in January 25, 2017 with […]


Mining sector to grow 5,1pc: Chinamasa

July 23, 2017 0

HARARE – The mining sector is seen growing 5,1 percent this year buoyed by positive performance from the gold, platinum, chrome, coal and nickel sectors, Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa said. Chinamasa on Thursday said the sector […]

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  • Ouch, that pain again!

    July 23, 2017 0
    OOOH, oooh — ouch! During the adult game, such a sound means that someone is in pain. Sex is expected to be pleasurable, but there are some people who experience the opposite. Pain during sex [...]

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  • ‘Let us be masters of our own destiny’

    July 24, 2017 0
    FORMER Deputy Prime Minister, Professor Arthur Mutambara, has called on Zimbabweans to be proud of their history and be masters of their own destinies. Speaking during the launch of his book, In Search of the [...]