Moyo in no show after summoned by police


Information minister Jonathan Moyo did not report to the Law and Order section of the police at 9am Thursday as instructed, allegedly to answer questions relating to the Baba Jukwa More...

Hospitals in Zimbabwe run out of drugs


HARARE - State hospitals have run out of vital medicines, with the institutions prescribing even basic drugs for purchase at private pharmacies. This comes as morale has reportedly More...

Zanu-PF war looms


ZANU-PF yesterday said the posts of second vice-president and national chairperson will be filled at congress, opening the floodgates for those seeking to challenge Simon Khaya More...


Biti camp forming own party

AS MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai charms the world in the United Kingdom—his erstwhile comrades led by renegade secretary general Tendai Biti are moving closer to forming their More...

Baba Jukwa: Moyo finally interrogated by police

HARARE – The embattled Information minister Jonathan Moyo was yesterday interrogated by detectives in connection with the rogue Facebook character, Baba Jukwa, police sources More...

Tsvangirai address to Chatham House (UK)


MDC-T President and ex-Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s address to the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham More...

Zimra’s tax collection, radical not sustainable


This week I travelled to Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) Masvingo to assist a client in a customs post entry More...

zuma daughter Zuma’s daughter gets top state job

Aged just 25, Thuthukile Zuma has been bumped up to chief of staff in the telecoms...

johannesburg IMF slashes SA’s growth forecast for this year

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday became the latest institution to cut South Africa’s economic...

South African President Zuma delivers his State of the Nation address at Parliament in Cape Town Zuma to send envoys to Mid-East

Two special envoys will head for war-torn Palestine, President Jacob Zuma told MPs on Thursday.“I’m sending...

Fly Africa flights to start next week after pilot licencing delay – official

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VICTORIA FALLS,– Low-cost airline Fly Africa says its inaugural flight between Victoria Falls and Johannesburg More...

Zim to complete Russia, India investment agreements – Mutsvangwa

NORTON, – Zimbabwe will soon sign Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreements (Bippa) with Russia and India as government moves in..

Zimbabwe to relax visa requirements, eyes 3,2mln tourism arrivals by 2015

HARARE,– Zimbabwe expects tourism arrivals to reach 2,5 million this year, rising to 3,2 million in 2015, by relaxing visa requirements..

Cellphone is virtual bank as mobile money gains


MOBILE operators and banks should provide incentives to customers to drive the uptake of mobile- money services, More...

Nokia returns to profit on restructure

HELSINKI — Finnish telecom equipment group Nokia jumped back into profit in the second quarter, it reported on Thursday, boosted by..

Vodafone revenue dragged lower by Spain and South Africa

LONDON – Vodafone reported another big quarterly drop in its main revenue measure, as weakness in South Africa and Spain offset stabilization elsewhere in..

‘I smoked weed in the White House’ – Snoop Dogg

snoop Snoop Dogg has claimed that he smoked weed in a bathroom at the White House. The US rapper made the declaration while..

Chingoka steps down from Cricket after 22 years

ICC Board Meeting HARARE – Longstanding chairman of Zimbabwe Cricket Peter Chingoka has stepped down both as Chairman and as a board member. He..

Zimbabwe lowers GDP forecast to 3,1pct, sees budget deficit narrowing on spending cuts

BULAWAYO, – Zimbabwe’s government now sees the economy growing by 3,1 percent, lower than its initial forecast of 6,1 percent, citing..
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Mugabe To Launch Skills,Competencies Upgrade Programme For Teachers

President Robert Mugabe will on Thursday launch a capacity development programme aimed at teachers and education experts. The programme, which will..

Microbicides, future HIV infection prevention strategy

Clinical studies in East and Central Africa have shown that microbicides could be the answer to prevent new HIV infections in serodiscordant partners,..