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ZB to float $50m bond for urban tollgates

ZB Financial Holdings is in discussion with Harare City Council (HCC) to fund urban tollgates in the next few months to raise money for road rehabilitation and maintenance in and around the city. ZB is prepared to fork out $50 million to the City Council depending on the local authority’s repayment plans. The deal, which is expected to kick off ...

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Zanu-PF Youth League to honour Mugabe

The Zanu-PF Youth League will on February 21 present a cake to former President Robert Mugabe, as part of his birthday commemorations. Mugabe turns 94 this year. His birthday on February 21, is now a public holiday known as Robert Mugabe National Youth Day. Zanu-PF Youth League secretary Pupurai Togarepi yesterday said youths in all the provinces would hold various ...

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‘Arrest Obert Mpofu or else chaos will reign’

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has been warned Zimbabweans will embark on Operation Restore Legacy 2 if he fails to arrest Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu and other ministers implicated in corrupt deals. The issue was raised by Mabvuku-Tafara MP James Maridadi (MDC-T) on Tuesday and created heated debate in the National Assembly during a discussion of the Finance Bill brought by ...

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Bosso elections set for 4 February 2018

With the Highlanders elections set for the 4th of next month now confirmed, potential candidates have spoken out on their prospects of leading the Bulawayo side. The Bulawayo giants are set to hold elections for the positions of chairman, secretary general and committee member following the expiry of the terms of the current office bearers. The only confirmed candidate after ...

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Mnangagwa says Zimbabwe is open for investment

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says Zimbabwe is a safe and secure destination for all investments. He said this while addressing delegates who attended the launch of the National Investment Policy Statement in Harare today. President Mnangagwa said the government is striving to make the country a safe destination and conducive environment to conduct business hence its commitment to revamping infrastructure in ...

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Teachers endure for ten months without salaries

Teachers are also human beings who are in need of basic needs. There are hundreds of teachers who were recruited by the ministry of Primary and Secondary Education countrywide to replace teachers who would have resigned, retired or passed away. Some were enlisted into service some time in May 2017 and are yet to receive their salaries. These teacher have ...

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Masuku raps Chinamasa over devolution

Nketa Emganwini Member of Parliament, Phelela Masuku has slammed Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa for developing cold feet in the implementation of devolution of power. He said Chinamasa, who argued that devolution is expensive to implement, was in breach of the Constitution of Zimbabwe. Masuku said this during a constituency feedback meeting at Mgiqika Primary School in Bulawayo at the weekend, ...

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Soul Jah Love assaults wife Bounty Lisa

Zimdancehall star Soul Jah Love went berserk on Tuesday and assaulted his wife Bounty Lisa, alleging she had been impregnated by a city drug dealer. Bounty Lisa, who is nursing injuries on her face and elsewhere on her body, told the Daily News at her father’s home in Kuwadzana 5,Harare,that the Pamamonya Ipapo hit-maker attacked her with fists and an ...

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Woman seeks court protection from husband’s lover

A GWANDA woman has applied for a protection order against her husband’s alleged small house whom she accused of harassing her in a bid to drive her out of her marriage. Ms Manda Nkomo (45) said Polonia Mpofu (53) was in the habit of insulting, assaulting and was also threatening to kill her if she did not give up her ...

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Mujuru hits hard times

JOICE Mujuru’s National People’s Party (NPP) has hit financial hard times after failing to attract funders, who are reportedly scared by bad publicity and internal squabbles rocking the opposition outfit. Highly-placed sources told NewsDay that Mujuru was struggling to raise money for campaign material, which includes T- shirts, fuel for travel to rallies and funds for other logistics, forcing structures ...

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