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Mnangagwa confronts cartels

President Mnangagwa is today expected to launch the Tripartite Negotiating Forum Act to pave way for the establishment of a platform of social partners – Government, labour and business – to discuss pertinent issues affecting the economy. The TNF Act will result in the establishment of the Tripartite Negotiating Forum where Government will engage the social partners to discuss issues ...

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Coup rumor against President ED Mnangagwa

There are allegations from the media that a coup against President ED Mnangagwa is imminent. This piece seeks to dispute such rumors. The rumors are created by President ED Mnangagwa and his team in order to diverge the focus of the citizens to debate the way forward on the economy that is now in bad shape because of the introduction ...

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Mnangagwa’s women blasts Chamisa

The Zanu-PF Women’s League has castigated MDC-Alliance leader, Mr Nelson Chamisa, for calling for violent anti-Government protests to unseat a constitutionally-elected government. The sentiments come after the MDC-Alliance leader has continuously threatened to unleash violence in the country. In a statement, Zanu-PF Women’s League secretary Mabel Chinomona urged the nation to remain united, vigilant, calm and steadfast in its quest ...

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‘US$100m required to replace stolen Zesa transformers’

ZIMBABWE requires more than US$100 million to replace around 2 000 transformers that were vandalised in recent years, Parliament heard last week. This come at a time when the country is grappling with serious power outages caused by poor power generation at Kariba Hydro-Power Station as water levels in the dam have dropped due to poor inflows into Zambezi River. ...

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Mthuli Ncube opens up

Zimbabwe is on a journey of reform. Nobody ever said it wouldn’t be a bumpy ride; but the most important thing is that the journey has begun, and we are heading in the right direction. The Transitional Stabilisation Programme, the first step of government’s economic reform programme, was launched in October 2018. Its goal was clear: To stabilise the economy, ...

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Zimbabwe bank employees demand US dollar salaries

BANK employees are pilling up pressure on their employers to pay salaries in United States dollars arguing that the local currency has become worthless. “We are pushing for banks to pay the USD salaries that we are contractually entitled to or be paid the equivalent. We are already preparing to go to court for this. We are in disagreement (with ...

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Dabengwa’s death revibrates Zapu

Thousands of people thronged the White City Stadium on Friday the 31st of May 2019 and Manxeleni on the 1st of June 2019. It occurred there, and indeed, Zapu was reborn, rediscovered and emotionally and spiritually revived. It was total pain and grief to accept the reality that indeed Dumiso Dabengwa was no more but a strong call from his ...

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Zimbabwe pilot’s bail bid hits snag

A Zimbabwean pilot involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident on the Port Elizabeth beachfront allegedly hoodwinked his colleagues into believing he was in SA legally. Judgment in Kelvin Zirema’s bail application was brought to a halt in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday when the prosecution asked to reopen its case in respect of his status in the country ...

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Chamisa’s antics are divisive, cries Zanu-PF

The Zanu-PF Youth League has urged Zimbabweans not to buy into the divisive antics of MDC leader, Nelson Chamisa who was defeated in the 2018 elections and will continue to seek relevance until 2023. Speaking at the Mazowe Central Constituency 2018 election victory celebrations, Zanu-PF Secretary for the Youth League, Pupurai Togarepi said no one will stand against President Mnangagwa’s ...

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Amnesty International Zimbabwe suspended after fraud probe

Amnesty International on Thursday (May 30) suspended its local branch in Zimbabwe after uncovering evidence of fraud, in the first ever such move by the rights advocacy group. Amnesty issued a statement saying “an extensive forensic audit was conducted in late 2018 which uncovered evidence of fraud and serious financial mismanagement”. It said that the Zimbabwe branch had been suspended ...

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