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Zimbabwe war veterans besiege Mnangagwa’s offices

December 18, 2018 0

HARARE ‑ Zimbabwean war veterans on Tuesday besieged President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Munhumutapa Office demanding that their monthly stipends be increased and that their remaining gratuities be settled. The grouping of about 20, calling itself War Veterans […]

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Panicky Mnangagwa set to reshuffle cabinet

December 18, 2018 0

Barely four months into his new term, President Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected to reshuffle his cabinet with non performing ministers set to face the boot, loudmouth Deputy Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting services, Energy […]

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We need to see action – US

December 18, 2018 0

UNITED States ambassador to Zimbabwe Brian Nichols yesterday insisted on implementation of political and economic reforms if the country is to come out of isolation. BY KUDZAI MUCHENJEKWA Speaking during a courtesy call to Speaker […]

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Presidential age limit debate a sideshow: Mwonzora

December 18, 2018 0

MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora has described Zanu PF and war veterans’ proposal to change the presidential age limit as a sideshow meant to divert public attention from government’s failed economic policies. BY TAFADZWA MUTACHA Speaking […]

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Gaddafi’s son resists deportation from Zimbabwe

December 18, 2018 0

An adopted son of the late Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, Abhallha Mone Moussa Moummare, is resisting attempts by Zimbabwean authorities to have him deported to Tripoli, Libya, citing fears for his security, senators heard […]

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11 perish in Murehwa accident

December 16, 2018 0

11 people have died after two commuter omnibuses they were travelling in collided head on along the Harare – Nyamapanda highway in Murehwa this evening. Police spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi confirmed the accident, saying […]

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Zanu PF to revive infamous ‘green bombers’

December 16, 2018 0

Zimbabwean youths intending to go into government employ or attend state tertiary institutions will from as early as next year have to go through the controversial national youth service. This was one of numerous resolutions […]

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Forget about US$ salaries: Ncube

December 16, 2018 0

Finance minister Mthuli Ncube has poured cold water on demands by civil servants to be paid in United States dollars, saying union leaders are misleading “gullible” members by claiming the government has capacity to pay […]

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Chimene under pressure to dump Moza hideout as daughter dies

December 16, 2018 0

Mutare – Self-exiled former Manicaland Provincial Affairs Minister Mandi Chimene could be forced to abandon her Mozambican hideout anytime soon following Friday’s passing on of her 35-year-old daughter, Ellen Zimondi. Zimondi, according to sources, had […]




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Arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe by SA authorities

December 19, 2018 0

JOHANNESBURG – South African government’s National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has issued an arrest warrant for former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe. Minority rights group AfriForum announced this during a press conference on Wednesday in Centurion. […]

Law & Crime

Mphoko’s son freed on bail

December 17, 2018 0

FORMER Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko’s son, Siqokoqela, has been freed from remand prison after successfully challenging the revocation of his bail by a Bulawayo magistrate at the High Court. Siqokoqela (40), who is facing 170 […]

Law & Crime

Small-house claims body, estate of deceased lover

December 16, 2018 0

A woman employed in the judiciary sector in Bulawayo allegedly tried to claim the body of her deceased married lover, while also trying to forge nullification marriage documents, all in a desperate bid to claim […]

Law & Crime

Woman seeks court order against abusive neighbour

December 14, 2018 0

MOST people say “you cannot steal a person from someone else” but the advice seems to have no meaning for a Bulawayo woman who harassed her married neighbour accusing her of “stealing” her husband. Melfina […]

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Cheated woman cries in court

December 14, 2018 0

IN a protest like fashion, a Bulawayo woman caused drama in court when she allegedly “cried” while threatening to divorce her husband for allegedly sleeping around with several women without protection. Cathrine Mhiyangwa gave a […]

Law & Crime

Underwear fight spills to court

December 14, 2018 0

I just want my panties back! This comedy series by an American pay television channel, MTV was at play when a woman from Fort Rixon, Matabeleland South caused a rumpus in court when she alleged […]




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Edcon which owns Edgars on brink of collapse

December 16, 2018 0

In a desperate bid to stave off liquidation and the loss of up to 140,000 jobs, retail giant Edcon has held out the begging bowl, asking its landlords for a two-year 41% “rent holiday” in […]

Business

Delta sweats over beer supplies

December 16, 2018 0

DELTA Corporation Limited, Zimbabwe’s largest beverage marker, is making frantic efforts to ensure the availability of all its assortment of lager beers in the wake of the prevailing foreign currency shortages to import packaging material. […]

Business

Zimbabwe mining executive makes R1,4b profit for SA company

December 14, 2018 0

JOHANNESBURG – Ben Magara, Zimbabwe’s mining expert famed for business turnarounds has taken yet another South African mining company from a loss-making position, pulling Lonmin, the World’s third largest platinum producer from a R14,5b loss in […]







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‘If you leave me, I will kill myself’

December 8, 2018 0

“IF you leave me, I’ll kill myself”. These chilling words are a living testimony for a Bulawayo woman whose lover was allegedly manipulating her by threatening to commit suicide each time she tried to break […]

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Kenyan judge brokers Zanu PF, MDC talks

December 17, 2018 0

WHILE President Emmerson Mnangagwa this week ruled out talks and a power-sharing arrangement with the MDC-Alliance, saying Zanu PF had won a two-thirds majority in the July general elections, it has emerged that dialogue is […]

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Mnangagwa pledges reforms to promote democracy

December 17, 2018 0

President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Saturday pledged to reform his party and promote democracy in his closing address to the ruling Zanu-PF party’s annual conference. In a speech that marked the latest move in efforts to […]

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Zanu PF rejects amendment to block Chamisa

December 17, 2018 0

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s Zanu PF party has rejected a proposal from its affiliate, the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA), to raise the age limit for presidential aspirants to 52 years. BY RICHARD CHIDZA […]

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MDC camps close ranks

December 17, 2018 0

THE internal power struggles rocking the opposition MDC party led by Nelson Chamisa exploded at the weekend with the dissolution of two external structures of the party, NewsDay has learnt. BY RICHARD CHIDZA A national […]

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Mudzuri supporters call for early congress

December 15, 2018 0

MDC Alliance members apparently aligned to vice-president Elias Mudzuri have called for a February congress arguing that party president Nelson Chamisa’s term has expired after he took over from founding leader Morgan Tsvangirai. MDC Alliance […]




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Biti tears into Ncube’s budget

December 19, 2018 0

Harare East MP Tendai Biti (MDC Alliance) yesterday tore into the 2019 National Budget presented by Finance minister Mthuli Ncube, saying it violated the Constitution for charging duty on vehicles in foreign currency and incorporating […]

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Mthuli Ncube engages diplomats on reforms

December 17, 2018 0

ZIMBABWE’S international re-engagement programme and debt clearance plan are facing renewed headwinds with the United States government maintaining a hardline stance, insisting on tangible reforms, while the European Union (EU) member states remain unconvinced by […]

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Mthuli Ncube: Why I was at Zanu PF conference

December 16, 2018 0

Pictures of Finance minister Mthuli Ncube at the just-ended Zanu PF conference held in Esigodini in Matabeleland South got Zimbabweans talking on social media. It was the first time the Cambridge University-trained economist was seen […]

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Transitional Stabilisation Programme Priority Projects

December 16, 2018 0

The Transitional Stabilisation Programme Reforms Agenda to conscientise the public on the Government’s new economic trajectory. Given their contribution to long-term economic growth, economic enablers will be prioritised during the Programme period together with investments […]




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Model gets Mercedes Benz, $10 000

December 13, 2018 0

MUTARE-based model-cum-lawyer Tafadzwa Jaricha, who was recently crowned Miss Tourism Zimbabwe, was on Tuesday presented with a sleek Mercedes Benz C200 and $10 000, for clinching the title. The pageant organisers, however, revealed that Jaricha […]

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Government targets rich, famous

November 21, 2018 0

HARARE – The country’s rich and famous are quaking in their boots after the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) launched a massive crackdown on tax evaders, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government clamps down on rampant corrupt activities […]




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US following Zimbabwe’s reform process: Envoy

December 17, 2018 0

The United States of America (USA) has maintained its rhetoric that it is closely following the Zimbabwean government’s reform and re-engagement process. The USA Ambassador to Zimbabwe Ambassador, Mr Brian Nichols said this after paying […]













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    Mourinho leaves United after poor start to season

    December 18, 2018 0

    (Reuters) – Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has left the club with immediate effect following a dismal start to the season, the Premier League side announced on Tuesday. “Manchester United announces that manager Jose Mourinho […]




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    Kim Kardashian wants Kanye West off Twitter

    December 17, 2018 0

    The 38-year-old reality TV star is unhappy with her husband’s latest online feuds, after he lashed out at Drake and Ariana Grande, and has been begging him to remove himself from the social media platform. […]

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    Mukanya disappoints in Beitbridge

    December 16, 2018 0

    For someone seeing him for the first time, they would be forgiven if they said they have not missed much. By Rex Mphisa in Beitbridge Scores of his faithful fans that have followed him for […]

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    Spain’s prosecutor accuses singer Shakira of tax fraud

    December 14, 2018 0

    MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s public prosecutor has filed an accusation of tax fraud against Colombian singer Shakira, the prosecutor’s spokesman said. The prosecutor alleges she avoided more than 14.5 million euros ($16.34 million) in payments […]

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    Ariana Grande confirms new single release

    December 12, 2018 0

    Ariana Grande has confirmed she will release her latest single ‘Imagine’ on Thursday. The 25-year-old star surprised fans on Tuesday when she revealed to her Twitter followers she will drop her latest track ‘Imagine’ this […]




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