Gono pursues power-generation

A company owned by former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono has applied for a licence to operate a 36 megawatt (MW) solar plant.According to the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority, TD En...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 January 2019


Zimbabwe sets 13 Special Economic Zones

ZIMBABWE has set up 13 Special Economic Zones (SEZs) across the country in a move aimed at stimulating production and create jobs.SEZs are areas in which business and trade laws are different from the...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 September 2018


Closed firms will open, says Gono

ZIMBABWE Special Economic Zones Authority (ZimSeza) board chairman, Dr Gideon Gono is confident that closed industries in Bulawayo will be brought back to life under the new investment drive.He said h...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2018


Delays stall special economic zones

ZIMBABWE Special Economic Zones Authority (Zimseza) chairman Gideon Gono has revealed that non-fiscal regulations and incentives have not been gazetted, hindering the authority's ability to process an...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 June 2018


Gono's seven farm empire unmasked

Former RBZ governor and businessman Gideon Gono is named in sensational claims of multiple farm ownership which he accumulated under state leases due to his high level political ties and influence in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 June 2018


'Huge task ahead for SEZs boss'

THE Zimbabwe Special Economic Zones Authority (Zimseza) has appointed Mr Edwin Kondo as chief executive officer with effect from May 1. Board chair Dr Gideon Gono said the appointment follows approval...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 May 2018


Knives out for Gono

Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono should stop tarnishing the image of the Zimbabwe National Army and admit that he fuelled inflation by printing money during his reign as the cen...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018


Gono printed $Z to stop coup

Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono says he was forced to print money even when he knew it would cause hyperinflation because the government was desperate to forestall a coup by hungr...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018


SEZs incentives draft to be gazetted

Government will next month gazette the final draft of incentives that would be offered under the country's Special Economic Zones.The incentives will be critical in attracting potential investors into...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 March 2018


Time Bank turns heat on Gono

Time Bank will let bygones be bygones provided the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) honours its side of the bargain, but has turned the heat on former governor Gideon Gono for the manner in which he han...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 January 2018


'Mnangagwa will surprise the world,' says Gono

Dr Gideon Gono, the architect of Zimbabwe's hyperinflation and former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor, says the newly sworn president, Emmerson Mnangagwa will shock the world by taking the cou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 November 2017


Over 50 people apply for SEZA top job

MORE than 50 people applied for the job to head the Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA), which was on the market for a chief executive officer.SEZA's chairman, Gideon Gono , said his organisation ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 October 2017


Gono acquires Heritage School

Former RBZ Governor and businessman Gideon Gono has acquired a majority shareholding in the Heritage School, one of the country's leading private schools. Through his Family Foundation, Gono now owns ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 August 2017


Gono speaks on $10bn potential

The Zimbabwe Special Economic Zones are capable of attracting over $10 billion worth of investments into the country, once the current efforts to mobilise participation in every one of the 10 province...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 July 2017


'SEZs to attract $10bn foreign investments'

ZIMBABWE'S special economic zones will attract foreign investments worth $10 billion in the next 2 years, the newly appointed SEZ board chairman Dr Gideon Gono has said.In an interview yesterday, the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 July 2017


Gono accused of fraud

Bikita West legislator and ex-advisor to former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr Gideon Gono, Dr Munyaradzi Kereke, has written a formal report on alleged tax fraud by his former boss.In a&...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2014


Mixed reactions on Gono's RBZ departure

Some Zimbabweans have saluted outgoing Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono for his sterling work during a tough 10-year tenure at the helm of country`s top bank, while others criticized him for taking t...

By herald | Published: 05 December 2013


Opposition parties shower praises on Gono

Opposition parties have showered praises on retired Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono, calling him the best governor since 1980.Gono resigned from the central bank on Saturday, endin...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 December 2013


RBZ debt wasn't all mine, says Gono

Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Dr Gideon Gono says only 45 percent of the $1,3 billion debt weighing on the viability of the central bank was accrued during his tenure.The former RBZ chief s...

By Business Reporter | Published: 02 December 2013


Acting RBZ Governor appointed, end of Gono's era

Deputy Governor Dr Charity Dhliwayo has been appointed to act as the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor for the next three months. The Acting RBZ Governorship will rotate to the other deputy gover...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 December 2013


Zimbabwe searching for Gono's successor

WITH the term of Reserve Bank governor Dr Gideon Gono due to expire this month, Government is set to appoint an acting governor while the search for his successor continues. Senior Government official...

By Business Reporters | Published: 28 November 2013


Gono's RBZ term expires on Saturday

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono's tenure at the helm of the institution ends this week amid speculation that it won't be extended. Gono's second and final term at 80 Samora Machel Avenue...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 November 2013


Speculation, secrecy shroud Gono's RBZ tenure

Speculation and secrecy has shrouded the fate of Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono's tenure amid indications that his second term, due to expire at the end of  this month, may be extended by one ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 November 2013


SA's Royal Bafokeng Nation eyes Trust Bank

TRUST HOLDINGS is on the verge of concluding a placement with a South African firm MOGS to raise $20 million to comply with minimum capital requirements and enhance liquidity in its banking unit.Acc...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 November 2013


Gideon Gono's RBZ term ends monthend

The central bank governor's term ends this month but if President Robert Mugabe asks him to stay on again, he might.At the height of the currency crisis every Zimbabwean was a trillionaire, while the ...

By mail and guardian | Published: 02 November 2013

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