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ZANU PF Youth leader calls for party leaders to step down

ZANU PF Youth League National Commissar Godfrey Tsenengamu has called upon elderly ZANU PF officials to resign and pave way for the young leadership to take over the reigns. Tsenengamu was speaking after President Emmerson Mnangagwa fired warning shots to ZANU PF Youth League officials telling them to be ready to step down. “I am 36 and ready to move ...

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Zanu-PF mobilises people for independence celebrations

Zanu-PF Harare province has held an Inter-District Meeting this Tuesday to organise people for this year’s independence celebrations. The meeting, held at the party’s district offices in the capital, saw all districts in the province converging just a day before the country’s 39th Independence celebrations on Thursday. In an interview with the ZBC news, the Minister of State for Harare ...

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Zimbabwe black market running amok

GOVERNMENT is facing renewed pressure on the economic front, with the parallel foreign currency market once again running amok — pushing the prices of basic consumer goods like bread beyond the reach of many Zimbabweans, the Daily News reported. This comes as many leading schools around the country have also sharply hiked their fees, further piling on the stress on ...

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Zesa to cut power at Kariba by 59%

Zesa Holdings will need to drastically reduce power output at anchor power station, Kariba South by 58.7 percent, after the Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) cut water allocation for electricity generation by 2 percent to 36 billion cubic metres. ZRA warned that if water allocation at Kariba was not reduced and power generation continued at levels above 1 000 megawatts, all ...

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Mwonzora, Chamisa in secret pact?

MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora struck a secret pact with party leader Nelson Chamisa, which led to him withdrawing from the presidential race ahead of next month’s elective congress, NewsDay reported. The deal was confirmed by the two protagonists before voting took place in Manicaland on Sunday. In a video released on social media yesterday, the two MDC leaders jointly addressed ...

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Jonathan Moyo distances himself from Grace Mugabe’s PhD

Former Cabinet Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo has distanced himself from allegations that he was involved in the conferring of a Doctoral Degree to former First Lady Grace Mugabe. Zimbabwe on social media had accused the former University of Zimbabwe lecturer of presiding over the Grace issue during his days as Minister. Replied Moyo on Twitter, “The whole Grace enrolment, study ...

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Grace Mugabe to be extradited to face trial in South Africa

Former First Lady Grace Mugabe might soon be extradited to South Africa to face a criminal charge of assaulting model Gabrielle Engels in a Sandton hotel in 2017. South African media on Wednesday reported that the National Prosecuting Authority had made a decision to apply for the extradition. Welcoming the development, the head of lobby group  AFriforum’s private prosecutions unit, ...

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Omar al-Bashir moved to prison, faces ICC hand over

Sudan’s former President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar maximum security prison, days after he was deposed in a military coup. Reports say the ex-leader has until now been detained at the presidential residence under heavy guard. He is reportedly being held in solitary confinement and is surrounded by tight security. Months of protests in Sudan led to the ...

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A number of Zimbabweans who had been living and working in Tshino village, Thohoyandou, Vuwani, have moved to other areas of Limpopo or returned to Zimbabwe after xenophobic violence erupted last month. Police spokesperson in Limpopo Col Moatshe Ngoepe said about eight houses belonging to immigrants had been torched on the night of March 17. Two suspects were arrested and ...

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Mwonzora in dilemma

MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora says he will decide in the next few days if there is still any merit in fighting to retain his current position at the party’s congress scheduled for May 24 to 26. Mwonzora brew a shocker over the weekend when he informed party supporters in Mutare about his decision to pull out of the presidential race ...

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