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‘Robert Mugabe murdered General Mujuru’

8th December 2016 0

HARARE – Former vice president and now Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, has for the first time publicly claimed that President Robert Mugabe knows how her husband, General Solomon Mujuru, died in an […]

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A Coalition Will Humiliate Zanu PF – MDC-T

6th December 2016 0

Harare – Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai believes the ruling Zanu PF will not stand against a strategically implemented coalition in the 2018 elections. In a press statement released to the media […]

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Mbeki betrayed Zimbabweans during GPA talks- Analyst

6th December 2016 1

A political commentator Hope Mwanashe‎ has said Zimbabwe is currently in serious problems because of former South African President Thabo Mbeki who allegedly negotiated the talks between the ruling Zanu PF and two MDC opposition […]

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Zanu PF MP Blasts Protesters For ‘Misdirected Energies

5th December 2016 0

Harare,– Zanu PF Harare East MP, Terence Mukupe has urged the country’s vocal activist groups to redirect their energies towards mobilising funds for citizens to attend public hearings during law formulation processes as opposed to street […]

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Mugabe’s 28 mins speech ‘baffles’ opposition

6th December 2016 0

Harare – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, 92, has drawn criticism from the opposition after he avoided pertinent issues affecting the majority of Zimbabweans during his State of the Nation Address on Tuesday. The opposition said […]

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Mujuru savages “spent-force” Biti

5th December 2016 0

In a savage slap down of People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader Tendai Biti, former Vice President Joice Mujuru’s Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) has described the erstwhile top lieutenant of opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai as “politically […]

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Prosecutor-General recommends arrest of Jonathan Moyo

7th December 2016 0

ACTING Prosecutor-General Advocate Ray Goba has directed Commissioner-General of Police Augustine Chihuri to urgently finalise the necessary paperwork and take Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo to court to answer to fraud, corruption, […]

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Chombo disowns Prof Moyo letter

4th December 2016 0

ZANU-PF Secretary for Administration, Dr Ignatius Chombo has refuted claims that he wrote a letter absolving Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo who is facing US$430 000 corruption allegations. Over the past few […]

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Lifestyle diseases pose new burden for Africa

4th December 2016 0

Anxiety grips Jennifer Nakazi as her phone beeps for the third time since she arrived at a busy bank lobby in downtown New York. She’s going to wire money to her family in Uganda. Her […]

Health & Fitness

We can improve health systems in Africa

4th December 2016 0

Dr. Matshidiso Moeti from Botswana is the first woman to head the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Regional Office for Africa. The new regional director has over 36 years of experience in public health. Her goal […]

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Public health schemes: Getting it right

4th December 2016 0

When Bernard Natey could not find a qualified cardiac surgeon in his native Togo to implant a pacemaker in his heart to manage an irregular heartbeat, he promptly packed his bags for a hospital stay […]

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Health care: from commitments to action

4th December 2016 0

If there is one area that vividly sums up Africa’s development challenges, it is the field of health. Every year, lack of access to basic health care, mostly caused by poor funding, contributes to millions […]

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‘I’m fit to take on Robert Mugabe’ – Tsvangira

1st December 2016 0

HARARE – Movement for Democratic Change leader, Morgan Tsvangirai has declared himself fit to continue taking Zanu PF and President Robert Mugabe head on in the 2018 harmonized elections. Addressing journalists in the capital on […]

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Africa Takes Its Turn on the Runway

21st November 2016 0

It was a fashion show that stopped traffic. On one of the largest cable bridges in southern Africa, hundreds of the fashion elite had gathered around midnight to watch David Tlale’s highly anticipated fall 2011 […]

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Coalitions can only be driven by the people

As a social democratic political party enjoying massive grassroots support,the MDC has always put people first in all its dealings and policy making deliberations. The MDC passionately believes in a people – driven as opposed [...]

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How bond notes could ruin economy

8th December 2016 0

THE apparent reason for the introduction of bond notes by Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya last week was to fund export incentives of up to five percent. But it now appears the […]

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‘I m not ready to accept her pregnancy

2nd December 2016 0
Dear Tete Barbara Can you imagine that my 18-year-old daughter is pregnant Tete? I have been toiling for her to go to school, suffering and borrowing so that she has a good life and this [...]

Tin Tin in love again

1st December 2016 0
Only a few months after her “divorce” from, Virimai Chigariro, the man who disowned her in front of Zimbabwe, model, radio and television actress Tinopona “Tin Tin” Katsande seems to have found new love. While [...]

Woman pursues ex-lover

28th November 2016 0
Hell indeed has no fury than a woman scorned. After waiting patiently expecting marriage only to be spurned, a self-acclaimed socialite Vimbai Tanyanyiwa is now suing her former lover, a lawyer whom she claims misled [...]

The one secret to a great sex life

24th November 2016 0
‘The best way to achieve your dream is to do nothing at all except wish upon a star.’ This is my favourite motivational quote said by no one ever. Why? Because everyone knows that if [...]

Divorce cases dominate new Masvingo High Court

23rd November 2016 0
MASVINGO – The opening of Masvingo High Court has brought relief to couples in troubled marriages as divorce dominates the number of civil cases before the court. The distance to Harare or Bulawayo and the [...]

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Commodity prices crash hits Africa

4th December 2016 0

Just three years ago, most of the world’s fastest-growing economies were in Africa, among them Angola, Chad, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda and Sierra Leone. A middle class was emerging, led by young, tech-savvy entrepreneurs who […]

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Arsenal through as group leaders after PSG slip-up

6th December 2016 0
Like the well-oiled cogs in a luxurious Swiss watch, Arsenal’s luck may finally be turning. No-one thought this was possible, but Arsenal – somehow – have finished top of their Champions League group here in [...]

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$20m boost for education

4th December 2016 0
ZIMBABWE’S education sector has received a major boost after the Global Partnership for Education last week approved a $20,6 million grant for primary and secondary education that is expected to improve access to quality education. [...]

E-recruitment for Form Ones

2nd December 2016 0
Government has come up with an electronic application system for Form One boarding places for 2017 as part of a raft of measures to fight corruption that for a long time has seen many intelligent [...]

MSU student ‘playboy style’ nudes leak

7th November 2016 1
IT’S ALL about the Benjamin’s baby! A female Midlands State University student in the Faculty of Social Sciences’ nude pictures went viral this week. It’s not the nudity that got people talking, after all there’s [...]

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Rupiza (roasted cowpea dish)

2nd December 2016 0

Rupiza is a paste made from crushed cowpeas. Sometimes they are roasted before crushing and may be cooked with or without peanut butter. Ingredients 3 cups cowpeas, peanut butter, salt, water Instructions Clean the cowpeas […]

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Zimbabwe’s superfruit

2nd December 2016 0

The iconic baobab (Adansonia digitata), is native to hot dry areas of Africa. Science explains the strange shape of the tree as being related to its amazing water storage ability, a more romantic traditional story […]

Food & Drink

Creator of the Big Mac dies at 98

2nd December 2016 0

The creator of the Big Mac, one of the signature hamburgers of the McDonald’s fast food franchise, has died. “Today, we celebrate the 98 inspirational years of Big Mac inventor, Michael Jim Delligatti. Jim, we […]

Food & Drink

Sadza tied to increased diabetes risk

23rd November 2016 0

HARARE – People who eat too much of Zimbabwe’s staple sadza are more likely to be diagnosed with diabetes, according to the Zimbabwe Diabetic Association (ZDA). Contrary to widely-held belief that diabetes plagues people who […]

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F1 bosses vote Hamilton best driver, Rosberg third

30th November 2016 0
LONDON (Reuters) – Formula One team bosses have voted Lewis Hamilton the sport’s best driver, despite the Briton losing his title to Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg, in an annual Autosport magazine poll. Germany’s Rosberg, [...]