ZANU (PF) Chairmanship up for grabs – Moyo


The 1987 National Unity Accord does not reserve the Zanu-PF National Chairmanship for a former Zapu member inasmuch as the President’s post is not solely for ex-Zanu stalwarts, a senior Government and More...

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ZANU (PF) Chairmanship up for grabs – Moyo


The 1987 National Unity Accord does not reserve the Zanu-PF National Chairmanship for a former Zapu member inasmuch as the President’s post is not solely for ex-Zanu stalwarts, More...

Zanu PF loyalists jostle for Mugabe-China return airport bash


HARARE – Zanu PF youths on Friday claimed there is a plot to block them from meeting President Robert Mugabe when he arrives back home from China to update him on the state More...

ZANU (PF) infighting escalates; Mutasa fingered in financing violence


HARARE – Zanu-PF Harare provincial Youth League chairman Godwin Gomwe yesterday said the Youth League was being torn apart by some senior party officials who were using More...

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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 deepened More...

Pro-Mnangagwa party formed in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa-based Zimbabwean businessman Robert Gwarazimba has formed a political party called the Zimbabwe Star to support Justice, Legal and Parliamentary 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 into power, More...

Who will succeed him? Mugabe firmly holds levers of power


With the nomination of First Lady Grace Mugabe to a senior Zanu PF position, the great succession debate is dominating More...

mugabe Lesotho ‘coup’ gives Robert Mugabe first Sadc test

THE new Sadc leadership, steered by the regional bloc’s Chair, President Mugabe, faces a litmus test...

lesotho South Africa condemns apparent coup by army in Lesotho

South Africa said on Saturday Lesotho’s army appeared to have staged a coup d’etat and added...

Ukrainian President Poroshenko shakes hands with EC President Van Rompuy, prior to an EU summit at the European Council building in Brussels Ukraine says Russian tanks flatten town; EU to threaten more sanctions

KIEV/BRUSSELS - Ukraine said Russian tanks had flattened a small border town and pro-Russian rebels had made...

Masawara seek to seal TA acquisition


LONDON-LISTED investment company Masawara PLC is looking to complete the acquisition of TA Holdings for about More...

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..

Celsys seeks ZSE readmission

HARARE,– Suspended technology focused firm Celsys Limited’s loss for the full year to February widened to $254,000 from $200,000 due to..

Microsoft will not hand over overseas email, despite order

A visitor walks past a Microsoft booth at a computer software expo in Beijing

NEW YORK – A judge on Friday lifted a suspension on her order directing Microsoft Corp to turn over a More...

First black South African going to space inspires learners

JOHANNESBURG – The first black South African going in to space, Mandla Maseko, visited his former school to celebrate his birthday..

Google tests airborne drones to deliver goods

SAN FRANCISCO - Google Inc is developing airborne drones capable of flying on their own and delivering anything from candy to medicine,..

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..

Mangwiro, Mapeza clash beckons

Mapeza Former Monomotapa coaches Norman Mapeza and Taurai Mangwiro are set to pit their wits when CAPS United and FC Platinum clash..
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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