Zimbabwe Economic Crisis: Bread Crisis Looms


ZIMBABWE is likely to reap one of its worst ever harvest of wheat this season, with estimates indicating the country could get a yield of 10 000 tonnes of wheat, or just a week’s worth of national demand. This More...

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Police called in as MPs roll up sleeves


HARARE – Zanu-PF National Assembly representative for Buhera South, Joseph Chinotimba and MDC-T’s Prince Dubeko Sibanda, came close to exchanging blows yesterday after they More...

Zim woman caught with cocaine in Malawi


MALAWI, Lilongwe — A Zimbabwean woman was on Tuesday caught in possession of approximately 2kg cocaine at Dedza Border Post as she attempted to get it across in a South Africa-bound More...

Ncube to Tsvangirai: I don’t need your forgiveness

Professor Welsman Ncube

BULAWAYO – MDC leader Welshman Ncube yesterday said the labour-based party split because of former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s dictatorship, rejecting calls he is More...


Police summon minister Moyo over Baba Jukwa

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s Information Minister Jonathan Moyo has been summoned by the police to answer questions on what he knows about the popular but mysterious Facebook blogger More...

Zimbabwe diamonds stolen in Dubai

A parcel of Zimbabwe diamonds worth millions of dollars, belonging to Jinan Diamond Mine, was reportedly stolen on Tuesday at the ongoing auction at the Dubai Diamond Exchange 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 audit case. More...

Tsvangirai UK Trip: Spinning The Spin


The Herald has given MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s UK visit a lot of the publicity that it needed and More...

David Cameron - Vladimir Putin Cameron on spot over Russian donations

London – British Prime Minister David Cameron came under pressure over the Ukraine crisis on Wednesday...

malema EFF will rule SA: Malema

PRETORIA – The Economic Freedom Fighters will rule the country, the party’s leader Julius Malema told...

putin EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollow

BRUSSELS – European Union foreign ministers threatened Russia on Tuesday with harsher sanctions over Ukraine, but...

Zimbabwe Economic Crisis: Bread Crisis Looms


ZIMBABWE is likely to reap one of its worst ever harvest of wheat this season, with estimates indicating the More...

Zimbabwe mining show attracts foreign interest

BULAWAYO — Zimbabwe’s premier mining showcase, the Mining, Engineering and Transport (Mine Entra) exhibition, opened on Wednesday in Bulawayo, with strong..

Govt sets up commission of inquiry into pension losses at dollarisation

HARARE, – The government on Wednesday said it would set up an independent commission of inquiry to investigate losses incurred by..

Econet In A Fix As Tax Dragnet Closes In


THE Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA)’s tax dragnet has swooped on telecommunications giant, Econet Wireless More...

Apple revenue lags Street’s view despite strong China growth

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc posted a smaller-than-expected 6 percent rise in quarterly revenue on Tuesday, but revenue surged 28 percent in..

Microsoft sees end to Nokia losses, shares rise after hours

SEATTLE - Microsoft Corp said it aims to get its loss-making Nokia phone unit to break even within two years, helping its..

UK-based all-white band adopts Shona renditions

Pilots UK-based Kamikaze Test Pilots have become popular with Zimbabweans who are based in the Diaspora for their renditions on Shona classics...

I never left CAPS United – Jere

jere CAPS United co-owner Farai Jere says he never left the club despite previous reports to the contrary. The Makepekepe director, who..
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Is Zimbabwe dollar on way back?

HARARE - There are renewed fears that the government may be considering re-introducing the discarded and much-derided Zimbabwe dollar after Finance and..
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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,..