POLITICS

Spurned Zanu-PF candidates vow to go independent

SCORES of aspiring Zanu-PF candidates in Masvingo, who were spurned by the party and barred from contesting in the party primaries, have vowed to go independent, NewsDay reported.Some of the candidate...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Tshinga Dube, former PA square off in Makokoba

MAKOKOBA legislator Tshinga Dube (Zanu-PF) will face a stiff challenge from his former personal assistant Nothiwani Dlodlo who is contesting the primaries to gain a ticket to represent the party in th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

OPINION

Vote-splitting benefits Zanu-PF

THAT the forced removal from office of former President Robert Mugabe and the death of Morgan Tsvangirai has resulted in the resurgence of both Zanu-PF and MDC-T ahead of the forthcoming presidential ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF spends $400k on ZITF stand

ZANU-PF has spent nearly $500 000 setting up a stand at the ongoing Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) to recruit and register about 100 000 new supporters to vote in the upcoming elections.Zanu...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF introduces new membership card

THE ruling Zanu-PF is using its stand at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) to showcase its new membership cards and drum up support ahead of this year's general elections.Chairman of Zanu-P...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Mutsvangwa, Rugeje clash over Zanu-PF candidates

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's adviser, Chris Mutsvangwa and Zanu-PF political commissar, Engelbert Rugeje reportedly clashed and exchanged harsh words at the party's headquarters on Monday over alleg...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

OPINION

Chiwenga must shed army culture

Inherent in the dismissal of striking public service nurses is a hangover from a military mindset drilled to a regimented environment. As I see it, Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga might no longer ...

By Cyprian Ndawana | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Goba sucked in $380,000k fraud trial case

Prosecutor-General Ray Goba's name has been sucked into the fraud case involving a Harare couple which allegedly sold its house to a home-seeker for $380 000, but was now refusing to vacate the proper...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

MDC-T sets final candidates list compilation deadline

THE opposition MDC-T has set May 12 as the deadline for compilation of its final candidates' list ahead of this year's harmonised elections.The party's aspiring national assembly candidates will be me...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Mugabe Dairy bombing suspects freed

Two soldiers who were accused of trying to petrol-bomb the former First Family's Alpha Omega Dairy Farm were yesterday set free by a Harare magistrate after spending two years on remand.Silas-PFupa (3...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Only sewer upgrade at JMNkomo airport

GOVERNMENT yesterday officially commissioned a $1,2 million upgraded sewer system at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport on the outskirts of Bulawayo.The Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabw...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Zec says foolproof system in place

THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) yesterday said the 2018 elections cannot be rigged as the country's voting system is foolproof.The electoral body challenged anyone who can prove otherwise to c...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

It's do-or-die for Zanu-PF bigwigs

THE battle lines have been drawn in Manicaland Province as aspiring Zanu-PF candidates vie for various positions in the House of Assembly and local government during the primary elections slated for t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Zimbabwe to open up the airwaves

GOVERNMENT will soon craft a law that will accommodate new broadcasting players as well as protect content producers in the new digital era, a senior official said yesterday. Speaking at the end of a ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Ex-Zimasco workers likely to get houses

Zanu-PF Central Committee member Emmanuel Fundira is trying to broker a deal for ZIMASCO (Private) Limited to offer houses in Shurugwi to former workers as part of their exit packages.The ferrochrome ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

ZIA clocks $1 billion in 3 months

The Zimbabwe Investment Authority (ZIA) has approved $950 million worth of investment project proposals in the first three months of this year, amid strong renewed investor interest in Zimbabwe follow...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

'Mugabe to blame for low investment'

THe Zanu-PF Women's League has blamed former president Robert Mugabe for discouraging investors in the latter years of his tenure, which negatively affected the national economy.This was said by Polit...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

Chamisa a sore loser, says Khupe

Dr Thokozani Khupe's MDC-T faction has cheered a recent High Court decision which ruled that an application by a rival group led by Mr Nelson Chamisa for it to stop using the party's name, logo and sy...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Fired nurses withdraw High Court challenge

Nurses who were recently fired by Government for embarking on an illegal job action have been left exposed after the Zimbabwe Nurses' Association (ZINA) yesterday withdrew a High Court challenge again...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Private sector owes Zimra $4.2bn

THE Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has discovered massive tax dodging in the private sector, with a staggering 80 percent of the firms owing up to $4,2 billion as of March 2018. This has humstrung...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Mnagagwa opens biggest ZITF fair

President Mnangagwa arrived here yesterday ahead of the official opening of the 59th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) today. The President, accompanied by First Lady Auxilia Mna...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 April 2018

POLITICS

MDC-T property attached

It certainly has not been a good week for the MDC and its president Nelson Chamisa.Hardly a day after the MDC failed to get a court ruling stopping its former vice president Thokozani Khupe from using...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 April 2018

POLITICS

Mutare to name road after Tsvangirai

Mutare City Council has resolved to rename a street in the city's central business district after the country's late former prime minister, Morgan Tsvangirai.Council made the resolution to rename Seco...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 April 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF bigwigs face uncertain future

Only two seating Members of Parliament in Manicaland Province are guaranteed of progressing to the do-or-die general elections to be held in July this year after their respective constituencies could ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 April 2018

EDUCATION

Teacher sues Zimta for $5 million

A TEACHER who sustained fractured ribs which resulted in her retiring on medical grounds following an accident involving a Zimbabwe Teachers’ Association (Zimta) vehicle she was travelling in is sui...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 April 2018

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