Monetary policy needs political will to work – Economists


HARARE,– The recent policy measures announced by the central bank governor, John Mangudya can help attract foreign direct investment and address the liquidity crunch facing the country only if government More...

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Zanu PF MPs clash in Parliament


HARARE – The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Youth, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment has come out guns blazing against Hurungwe East legislator, Themba Mliswa More...

Mugabe slams the West over gay stance

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe

Harare – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says Western aid depends on acceptance of homosexuality. Mugabe, 90, said China allowed the African personality to thrive while More...

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...


‘Mnangagwa faction pushing for Mugabe outster’ – Gumbo

HARARE – Zanu PF Spokesman Rugare Gumbo has sensationally accused a rival faction of engaging in the treacherous enterprises of forcing regime change in the country, a charge 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...

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...

Boko Haram Scores killed as Boko Haram insurgents overrun Nigerian town: sources

MAIDUGURI Nigeria - Islamist Boko Haram insurgents have overrun much of a northeastern Nigerian town after hours...

Ukrainian servicemen ride in an armoured vehicle in Kramatorsk Ukraine accuses Russia of ‘undisguised aggression’ as rebels advance

KIEV – Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Monday of “direct and undisguised aggression” which...

mswati Wife number 14 for Swazi king

Mbabane – Tens of thousands of Swazi girls danced before King Mswati on Monday in the...

Zimbabwe slaps surtax on SA washing powder


SOUTH African maker of washing powder MAQ, Bliss Brands, has decided to cease exports to Zimbabwe after the More...

Amplats plans to nearly triple production at sole Zimbabwe mine

HARARE — Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) plans to almost triple production at its sole mine in Zimbabwe even though it still..

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 million, some of whom have since..

Telecel partners for remittances to Zimbabwe


HARARE – Telecel Zimbabwe is partnering with to enable cross border remittances straight into More...

New twist in Baba Jukwa case

HARARE – The prosecution team handling the Baba Jukwa case says police have launched extra-territorial investigations into the matter, with detectives set to..

EU seeks rivals’ feedback on Facebook, WhatsApp deal

BRUSSELS  - EU antitrust regulators are asking Facebook’s rivals and telecoms operators whether the world No. 1 online social network’s proposed $19..

Chris Brown pleads guilty to assaulting fan in Washington

Brown sits in the courtroom with Qassim during a probation progress hearing at Los Angeles Superior Court WASHINGTON – Grammy-winning R&B singer Chris Brown pleaded guilty in a Washington court on Tuesday to a misdemeanor assault charge stemming..

Sadomba sponsors two-day football tourney

Sadomba Zimbabwe international striker Edward Sadomba Monday unveiled a sponsorship package for a two-day football tournament set to be held at Chikurubi..

Monetary policy needs political will to work – Economists

HARARE,– The recent policy measures announced by the central bank governor, John Mangudya can help attract foreign direct investment and address..

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..
A man washes his hands at a tap outside the Green Pharmacy at Area 8 in Abuja

Liberia doctors strike, U.N. warns of food shortages due to Ebola

MONROVIA - Scores of healthcare workers at Liberia’s main hospital have gone on strike over unpaid wages, complicating the fight against the..
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