POLITICS

Army's role in Zanu-PF campaign exposed

SERVING and retired soldiers were heavily involved in Zanu-PF's chaotic primary elections last month and some of the candidates that will represent the party in the July 30 harmonised elections were i...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

OPINION

Zec's old habits dying hard

Last Friday, the European Union head of delegation in Zimbabwe, Philippe Van Damme, took to Twitter to participate in the broad conversation on the freeness and fairness of the coming elections. His t...

By Tawanda Majoni | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Grace Mugabe not welcome at MDC Alliance

MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has reacted angrily to reports that former first lady Grace Mugabe will be his running mate for the July 30 elections, saying the assertions were meant to create the...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Obert Mpofu under fire over employee

HOME Affairs minister Obert Mpofu has been accused by parliamentarians of neglecting a 94-year-old farm employee who is said to be taking care of an Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (Arda)...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Chiyangwa exposes chiefs

Zifa president Phillip Chiyangwa has described chiefs and village heads as his foot soldiers after he won the Zanu-PF primary elections to represent the ruling party in the Zvimba South constituency d...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Ray Goba in trouble

PROSECUTOR-general Ray Goba risks losing his job after the Judiciary Service Commission (JSC) asked him to give reasons why a tribunal should not be set up to investigate his suitability to hold offic...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Police raid bank in Zuma probe

An elite South Africa police unit raided offices of India's Bank of Baroda on Friday and seized documents as part of an investigation into state corruption under former president Jacob Zuma, a police ...

By Reuters | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF run council engulfed by graft storm

Tucked away in Shurugwi in the Midlands province, Tongogara rural district council [RDC] has dispelled the myth that corruption is an urban preserve.Most corruption cases that grab the headlines evolv...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Lovemore Moyo's UMD making inroads

FORMER MDC-T chairman and Speaker of Parliament  Mr Lovemore Moyo says his new political outfit, United Movement for Devolution (UMD)  has been making inroads campaigning in communities as t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

SA investors to explore investment in Binga

A local organisation, Siabuwa Development Trust has invited a group of potential investors from South Africa to explore a wide range of investment opportunities existing in Binga District, Matabelelan...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Chamisa angers Palestinians

THE Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs of Zimbabwe (SCIAZ) is displeased by MDC Alliance president Mr Nelson Chamisa's decision to seemingly side with Israel by proposing to establish a diplomatic mis...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Aspiring MP promises to promote stokvels

ASPIRING National Assembly representative for Mpopoma/Pelandaba constituency in Bulawayo under the Alliance for People's Agenda (APA) led by Dr Nkosana Moyo says he will revolutionalise the communitie...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Mutinhiri spills the beans on Mugabe

NATIONAL Patriotic Front (NPF) interim president Brigadier-General Ambrose Mutinhiri (Retired) yesterday said former President Robert Mugabe had urged him to form the fledgling political outfit since ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Modi to set up $7m geysers factory

PROMINENT Bulawayo businessman and Zanu-PF National Assembly candidate for Bulawayo South constituency Raj Modi has partnered an India-based firm, Kanti Council Services (KCS) to set up a $7 million s...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Mugabe, Chamisa project doomed

FORMER President Mr Robert Mugabe is now desperate for political attention and that is why he is pushing his cronies to join the MDC Alliance, war veterans secretary-general Victor Matemadanda has sai...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

OPINION

2018 elections: Re-igniting the enduring national values

Antagonising a certain truth does not invalidate its popularity nor does it decapitate its prominence.In a polarised polity, it is fashionable for political analysts to take a side and after all it is...

By Richard Runyararo Mahomva | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Musakwa wins big at business awards

THE owner of Oakleigh House School in Beitbridge, Mrs Sikathele Musakwa, was the toast of the day at the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) Matabeleland Annual Business Awards ceremony held ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Mnangagwa agonises over Gwanda solar project

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa said the Government has learnt its lessons through the endless delays in implementing the Gwanda solar project.The Government, he said, will not repeat the same mistake of awarding...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Zim makes headway in Ease of Doing Business

VICE-PRESIDENT Kembo Mohadi said the Government continues to explore various measures to improve the Ease of Doing Business as it forges ahead to promote economic growth and development in the country...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

OPINION

Chamisa, Grace marriage doomed to fail

THE 2018 harmonised elections set for 30 July seems have like any other election in Zimbabwe, generated a lot of interest, but it looks like this year we are in for dramatic surprises, some of them tu...

By Staff writer | Published: 10 June 2018

POLITICS

Mnangagwa leading Zimbabwe to 'Canaan'

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa's development-oriented policies will lead Zimbabwe into its own version of biblical Canaan hence he deserves to be retained in power during the forthcoming harmonised elections.Thi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Kariba Dam water level rises to 82%

Kariba Dam's water level has risen markedly from a critically low level of about 20 percent last year to 83 percent; raising hope that significant benefits will continue to accrue from Kariba South Po...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Quick reforms pushing Zimbabwe's GDP

Economists and captains of the industry have attributed the country's openness to do business as the major factor in increasing the country's Gross Domestic Product.This comes after the World Bank rev...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

OPINION

MDC Alliance manifesto

The MDC Alliance's "bullet train" political campaign has clearly been quick off the mark (no pun intended).Perhaps too quick off the mark to the extent that they had raked up in excess of 40 rallies w...

By Staff writer | Published: 10 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

GMB forecasts decent deliveries

Farmers have delivered more than 47 136 tonnes of maize, 5 000 tonnes of soyabeans and 136 tonnes of small grains to the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) within the first month of the marketing season, rai...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 June 2018

Latest News

Latest Published Reports

Latest jobs