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Makandiwa
Zimbabwe

Makandiwa defends gospel of prosperity

29th August 2016 0

United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Brand Emmanuel Makandiwa has vowed to continue preaching the message of prosperity and material blessings saying it was his calling. He made the revelations at the Judgment Day 4 […]

riot
Politics

We’ve captured Robert Mugabe

28th August 2016 0

Harare – In one of the most unforgettable scenes witnessed in Zimbabwe this past week, an opposition protester struck the pose of a triumphant wrestler, holding aloft a street sign emblazoned “Robert Mugabe Rd”. By […]

Chinotimba
Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe’s clown supporter Chinoz demands guns

28th August 2016 0

A war veterans faction led by Manicaland Provincial Affairs minister, Mandi Chimene has been rattled by anti-government protests with Buhera South legislator Joseph Chinotimba (pictured above) requesting the army to supply them with guns as […]

Politics

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Politics

We’ve captured Robert Mugabe

28th August 2016 0

Harare – In one of the most unforgettable scenes witnessed in Zimbabwe this past week, an opposition protester struck the pose of a triumphant wrestler, holding aloft a street sign emblazoned “Robert Mugabe Rd”. By […]

Mkwananzi
Politics

Tajamuka Leader, 68 ‘Protesters’ Remanded in Custody

27th August 2016 0

HARARE — Tajamuka Sesijikile leader Promise Mkwananzi, freelance journalist James Jemwa and 68 other activists were arraigned before a Harare magistrate on Saturday on charges of public violence. Mkwananzi and Bruce Usvisvo were charged in connection […]

World News

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World

Turkish army thrusts deeper into Syria

28th August 2016 0

KARKAMIS, TURKEY – Turkey’s army and its allies thrust deeper into Syria on Sunday, seizing territory controlled by Kurdish-aligned forces on the fifth day of a cross-border campaign that a monitoring group said had killed at […]

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures as she speaks during a press conference held at the end of a Eurozone summit at the Justus Lipsius building, EU headquarters in Brussels, on October 27, 2011. The eurozone sealed a grand deal to overcome its festering debt crisis today when banks agreed to take a 50 percent loss on Greek debt. Eurozone officials announced the deal following tough talks in Brussels between leaders of the eurozone and the Institute of International Finance banking lobby to force the private sector to share the pain of Greece's debt burden.       AFP PHOTO/ JOHN THYS (Photo credit should read JOHN THYS/AFP/Getty Images)
World

Merkel’s popularity dropped in Germany

28th August 2016 0

BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s domestic popularity has declined, a poll showed on Sunday, with 50 percent of Germans against her serving a fourth term in office after a federal election next year. Support […]

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World

Kenyatta meets Robert Mugabe at TICAD

28th August 2016 0

NAIROBI, – Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Zimbabwe’s beleaguered strongman Robert Mugabe met on Saturday on the sidelines of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI) in Nairobi to discuss regional security […]

Crime & Courts

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Crime & Courts

Drug ring busted, 85kg mbanje seized

27th August 2016 0

POLICE in Bulawayo have busted three suspected drug dealers, one of them a woman, and recovered 85kg of mbanje with a street value of about $86 000. Detectives arrested Simangeni Ndlovu (34), the lady, Farai […]

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Crime & Courts

Gonyeti stolen, repainted

26th August 2016 0

IN an usual vehicle theft case, a man from Mutare’s Chikanga high-density suburb teamed up with three fugitives to steal a Mozambican -registered haulage truck with 30 tonnes of Ammonium Nitrate.The truck was immediately repainted, […]

Business & Economics

Bimha
Business

Bimha Chides Media For ‘Manufacturing’ SI 64 Confusion

28th August 2016 0

Nyanga,– Industry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha has castigated the local media for allegedly manufacturing the current confusion which has followed the introduction of Statutory Instrument 64/2016 in a bid to boost their newspaper sales. […]

Mandiwanzira
Business

Dairibord Pours $6 Million Into Expansion Projects

27th August 2016 0

ZIMBABWE’S largest milk processor, Dairibord Zimbabwe Ltd (DZL), has embarked on a US$6 million expansion project which could double production capacity for its non-alcoholic malt beverage, Pfuko Maheu, and long life milk plants. By Taurai […]

Datlabs
Business

Datlabs says new product now generates 60pct of revenue

26th August 2016 0

HARARE,– Local pharmaceutical and personal care products manufacturer Datlabs Limited says its new product camphor product now contributes 60 percent of its revenue on the back of increased demand, helped by a government ban on […]

industry
Business

Central bank bets on manufacturing recovery

26th August 2016 0

BULAWAYO,— Central bank governor John Mangudya believes export incentives in the form of bond notes and a ban on imports will help revitalise the manufacturing industry. “I am very positive about the economy. Some companies […]

executives
Business

Why Companies Can’t Turn Customer Insights into Growth

26th August 2016 0

Despite their best intentions to focus on customers’ needs, many companies spend more time looking inward. If you are not convinced of your organization’s internal focus, try this experiment: In your next internal meeting, divide […]

Arts & Entertainment

Singer Bruce Springsteen performs with the E Street Band during his concert in Cape Town, in this January 26, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/Files
Arts & Entertainment

Springsteen breaks his record for longest US show

26th August 2016 0

New Jersey – It was another record-breaking night for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band with a few surprises thrown in at New Jersey’s MetLife Stadium. The Springsteen fan website, Backstreets.com, says Thursday night’s […]

Money & Banking

Health & Fitness

Tutu
Health & Fitness

Tutu checks into hospital for infection

25th August 2016 0

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Veteran South African anti-apartheid campaigner Desmond Tutu checked into a Cape Town hospital for a recurring infection, his daughter said on Wednesday, a bug that put the former cleric hospital for […]

HIV
Health & Fitness

As AIDS money shrinks, who loses?

24th August 2016 0

As the global public health community gathered in the South African city of Durban this week to talk about the end of AIDS, they were greeted with news that annual international support for combatting the […]

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Style & Fashion

Venus Williams, Off the Court

28th August 2016 0

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Venus Williams’s ability to get around a tennis court quickly is well known. She is 6-foot-1 and nearly can get from one side to the other in a single side-step-leap-slide. […]

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Press Releases

Press Release

Tsvangirai reaction to police brutality

President Morgan Tsvangirai and other political leaders under the banner of the National Electoral Reform Agenda (NERA) did their best to comply with the law in organizing today’s mega-demonstration to press for comprehensive electoral reforms [...]

Economic Analysis

Technicians assemble computers at the Omatek factory in Lagos, Nigeria. Photo: Panos/Sven Torfinn
Economic Analysis

Why has Africa failed to industrialize?

28th August 2016 0

At no point in recent history have calls for Africa to industrialize been stronger than they have been lately. Across the continent, industrialization is arguably the most talked about subject among policymakers. So why has […]

Professor Amon Murwira from the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences
Economic Analysis

‘Delink economy from climatic shocks’

26th August 2016 0

Creating resilience in Zimbabwe’s predominantly agro-based economy can only be achieved once the country is able to guard its agricultural production capacity against oscillating climate conditions which also underpins downstream manufacturing industries, experts have said.Research […]

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Business

Why Companies Can’t Turn Customer Insights into Growth

26th August 2016 0

Despite their best intentions to focus on customers’ needs, many companies spend more time looking inward. If you are not convinced of your organization’s internal focus, try this experiment: In your next internal meeting, divide […]

nehanda
Research Papers

African Resistance to Colonial Rule

23rd August 2016 0

While African resistance to European colonialism is often thought of in terms of a white and black/European and African power struggle, this presumption underestimates the complex and strategic thinking that Africans commonly employed to address […]

Maize
Research Papers

Command Agriculture in Zimbabwe: Analysis

23rd August 2016 0

Ever since 2001, a year after the brutal invasion of Zimbabwe’s commercial farms began, the country has been dependent on vast volumes of international food aid.  Thanks to the generosity of farmers and tax payers […]

Science

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Rosberg eases to victory in chaotic Belgian GP

28th August 2016 0
SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, BELGIUM – German Nico Rosberg steered clear of the chaos unfolding behind him to cruise to an unchallenged victory in a disrupted Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday. His Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton, the [...]

Bosso face in-form How Mine

27th August 2016 0
TWO teams with contrasting fortunes, Highlanders who have gone for six games without a win and How Mine whose unbeaten run is seven matches, clash in a potentially exciting Bulawayo derby at Barbourfields Stadium tomorrow. [...]

Thierry Henry named Belgium assistant coach

27th August 2016 0
Former France star Thierry Henry has been named as the new assistant coach of Belgium, the national coach Roberto Martinez announced yesterday. “Thierry is an important figure. He will bring something different. He agreed right [...]

Education

Falcon College to enrol girls

27th August 2016 0
ONE of the country’s elite boys-only schools, Falcon College, will from January next year start enrolling girls from Form One to Six. The college, located in Esigodini, ranks among the most expensive private schools in [...]

Zimbabwe Students Plans Demos Over Worsening Plight

24th August 2016 0
Harare,– The Zimbabwe National Student Union (Zinasu) says it has planned countrywide protests to press government to address the increasingly tough economic conditions which have led to massive university dropouts in recent years. Zinasu president, Alister [...]

Tech@School Expo to be held during Rio-Set

23rd August 2016 0
TechnoMag, a local online tech magazine will hold this year’s edition of Tech@School during the Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development’s Research and Intellectual Outputs-Science, Engineering and Technology Expo at the [...]

Zimbabwe Police brutality shock against demonstrators

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Food & Drink

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Food & Drink

Is This the Top-Secret KFC Recipe?

28th August 2016 0

KFC describes its closely guarded original fried chicken recipe as “one of the biggest trade secrets in the world.” The company says the original handwritten recipe is housed in a 770-pound safe encased in two […]

Motor News & Review

BMW M2 review: The best car of 2016 so far

28th August 2016 0
There is something we have always loved about BMW’s M division. How the cars it produces look like regular saloons that have developed a gym addiction; how you just know the car is a product [...]

Ford Ranger pick-up 3.2 TDCi 2016 review

22nd August 2016 0
In just over 12 months, the European market has seen no fewer than six new or updated pick-up trucks arrive. There’s been a fresh Mitsubishi L200, and revised versions of the Nissan Navaraand Toyota Hilux, [...]

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