Zimbabwean student killed in Canada hit-and-run while celebrating 31st birthday


Waterloo, Canada - Friends and family of a University of Waterloo student from Zimbabwe who died in a weekend hit-and-run in Toronto are trying to raise money to send his body More...

Chidyausiku’s office burgled

Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku

HARARE – Unknown people broke into Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku’s offices at the weekend and reportedly stole a computer among other valuables. Police have reportedly More...

Zanu PF has caused poverty: Tsvangirai


HARARE – MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai says President Robert Mugabe’s 34-year octopus-like grip on power has impoverished the nation and that there was need for national More...


Zanu (PF) faces uncertain future and possible disintegration – Analysts

AS the ruling party gears for its elective congress in December, having put behind it the youths and women’s conferences earlier this month, very few things are definite. More More...

Mandiwanzira implicated in road-graders with snow-plough scandal

HARARE – The mystery surrounding road-graders with snow-ploughs bought by Zimbabwe National Road Authority (Zinara), a State parastatal under the Ministry of Transport has More...

Zimbabwe’s opposition parties fast becoming irrelevant


Zimbabwe’s opposition parties are in serious disarray and are fast becoming irrelevant to the struggle for survival More...

Is the revolutionary party imploding or getting stronger?


WHEN Lenin died in 1924, everybody expected Trotsky to take over the leadership. Instead, Stalin schemed his way More...

lesotho Lesotho PM returns home

Pretoria – Lesotho’s exiled Prime Minister is on his way home after claiming the military had...

reed Swazi reed dance ceremony underway

MASERU – More than 100 000 Swazi maidens are attending the annual reed dance this year. The...

Russian President Putin speaks to the media after talks with Ukrainian President Poroshenko in Minsk Putin calls for talks on east Ukraine ‘statehood’

KIEV – Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Sunday for immediate talks on the “statehood” of...

Air Zim seeks $368mln for recapitalisation as debts rise to $300mln


HARARE,– Troubled national airline Air Zimbabwe requires $368 million to recapitalise and owes creditors $302 More...

Masawara seek to seal TA acquisition

LONDON-LISTED investment company Masawara PLC is looking to complete the acquisition of TA Holdings for about $20 million the company revealed..

Cottco to recover $7,2mln from contract farming

HARARE, – Cottco Holdings says it is confident of recovering all its $7,2 million in input costs at the end of..

EU seeks rivals’ feedback on Facebook, WhatsApp deal

Illustration photo shows "likes" on WhatsApp's Facebook page displayed on a laptop screen in Paris

BRUSSELS  - EU antitrust regulators are asking Facebook’s rivals and telecoms operators whether the More...

New Apple iPhone to have ‘mobile wallet’ function: Bloomberg

Apple Inc plans to enable its next iPhone to become a mobile wallet by allowing owners to securely make mobile payments..

Zimbabwe drafting cyber laws to regulate social media

HARARE – The Zimbabwean government stated this week that it is in the process of developing new cyber laws to regulate..

Tupac Shakur Alive Hoax: Twitter Outcry Over Fake News

Tupac An article circulating online, claiming that American rapper and actor Tupac Shakur is alive, is hoax. The story was posted on Huzlers, a website..

Cricket-Skipper Chigumbura leads Zimbabwe to shock win over Australia

image HARARE – Captain Elton Chigumbura hit a fluent half-century as Zimbabwe secured a shock three-wicket win over Australia, only their second..
City of Harare

Zimbabwe economy: Investments plunging, 11 banks distressed

HARARE – The Depositors Protection Corporation (DPC) says it is closely watching 11 banks exhibiting signs of financial distress under the..

Call for govt to allocate farms to schools

The National Association of Schools Development Committee (Nasdc) has requested the government to allocate farms to schools for them to venture..
Anna Mungara (seated, short hair), a midwife in training, who attends the midwifery school at Masvingo Provincial Hospital, Zimbabwe treats a newborn baby in the neonatal ward. Courtesy: Jordi Matas/UNICEF

Zimbabwe’s Infant, Maternal Mortality Rates Drop

HARARE—The United Nations is reporting huge improvements in Zimbabwe’s prenatal, newborn and maternal health care over the past five years. However,..
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