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Residents protest over smelly Harare water

Residents of Glen Norah today 13 November 2017, protested against poor quality of Harare water which is coming from the tap with a sewer smell. The protest was also triggered by engagement of Well-cash Debt Collectors which charged 10% administration costs on residents in violation of Sections 8 and 9 of the Legal Practitioners Act. Residents expressed reservations with the ...

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The Generals Statement, its meaning and implications

Yesterday, the Generals held a press conference at KGIV in Harare. The message they delivered was essentially directed at only one man, President Robert Mugabe, nobody else. The Generals only recognise one man, their Commander in Chief President Robert Mugabe. Let us forget about everyone else. The message was essentially that Robert Mugabe must put his house in order. That ...

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Churches opposed to taxation

The Zimbabwe Christian Ministers Association Matabeleland South chapter has expressed mixed feelings over taxation of churches, saying while other denominations are making profits, others have not been spared by the prevailing economic difficulties. This comes as the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) officials met pastors drawn from various parts of Matabeleland South Province to educate them on changes in legislation which ...

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Kariba water pipeline for Harare

Harare City Council (HCC) is considering installing a pipeline from Kariba to supply water to Harare, rather than construct a dam, deputy mayor, Enock Mupamawonde, has advised. He argued that it is “actually way cheaper” to install the pipeline than construct a dam. Mupamawonde said the measure would ease the city’s perennial water problems, which have seen rationing and total ...

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Jonathan Moyo gives a lecture on Party, Government, State and the Constitution

The Party. The Government. The State. The Constitution. The Party is a voluntary association. The Government is a democratic product of the will of the people. The State is a construct of history, culture, & law. The Constitution is the fundamental & supreme law above one & all! The Party. The Government. The State. The Constitution. The Party is a ...

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Limpopo police launch manhunt for Zimbabwean ‘murderer’

A massive manhunt has been launched by Lephalale police after an awaiting trial prisoner – charged with the murder of a doctor who was killed during a farm attack – escaped from holding cells on Monday night, police said on Tuesday. Petrus Moyo, 27, was part of a group of armed men who fatally shot Dr Werner Emslie and also ...

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Avenging spirit torments Mutare woman

A 20 year old Mutare woman says she is living a life of continuous torment and has turned her eyes on anyone who can assist her. The story of Chipo Hove [not her real name] is one in a horror movie and her tale certainly sends shivers down one’s spine. Chipo says her life has been unbearable since December last ...

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Forex dealers back in town

Government seems to have lost the war against vendors and illegal foreign currency dealers, as most of the informal traders are trickling back into the Harare CBD, despite a massive joint police and council blitz against them. About a month ago, President Robert Mugabe ordered authorities to flush out the vendors and other informal traders from the Harare CBD, arguing ...

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Mnangagwa is in Pretoria

Sources say Mnangagwa is in South Africa. Police in Mutare have leaked a radio communication which confirms that they were on Tuesday ordered to stop him leaving the country for Mozambique. “Emmerson Mnangagwa is in Pretoria. He is presently trying to pretend that there is a political stalemate in Zimbabwe. He is asking some ZNA allies of his to enact ...

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Gandawa sues Goodson Nguni

Higher and Tertiary Education deputy minister Godfrey Gandawa has filed a $500 000 defamation lawsuit against Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc)’s investigations boss, Goodson Nguni. In summons filed at the High Court last Friday, Gandawa claimed Nguni defamed him at a Press conference in October last year by insinuating that the minister had paid back his $70 000 loan to Barclays ...

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