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Two diamond firms to remain in Marange

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Government has formally informed diamond companies in Marange that only one or two of them will be left to mine, after they failed to properly account for revenue realised from their operations.The fi...

by Staff Reporter

Zim officials stranded as US freezes embassy bank account

Published 1 hour ago | 293 Views
FINANCE Minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday confronted US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Bruce Wharton over his country's recent tightening of its illegal sanctions regime that saw the addition of one compan...

by Staff Reporter

Top Zambian commentator Liwewe dies

Published 4 hours ago | 575 Views
Zambian football is mourning the passing of legendary commentator Dennis Liwewe, who died on Tuesday aged 78.Known as the 'Voice of Zambian football' Liwewe succumbed to liver complications in a Lusak...

by Kennedy Gondwe - Lusaka, Zambia

Govt exploring various initiatives to fund ZIM ASSET projects

Published 4 hours ago | 459 Views
Vice President Joice Mujuru says the government is exploring various initiatives to fund projects under the 5-year ZIM ASSET economic policy crafted to achieve sustainable development on the socio-ec...

by Staff Reporter

Govt owes National Pharmaceutical Company $11 million

Published 5 hours ago | 385 Views
The country's pharmaceutical sector is ailing, with the National Pharmaceutical Company (NAT-PHARM) failing to pay pharmaceutical companies while it is also owed about US$11 million by the government....

by Staff Reporter

Zanu PF's three leadership succession plans

Published 7 hours ago | 2804 Views
Watching and listening to President Mugabe's  Independence Day speech there was one line that struck me. It was brief  but it made mention of succession. Paraphrasing it, the President said ...

by Takura Zhangazha

NGO introduce washable pads for women and girls

Published 6 hours ago | 1130 Views
Most women and young girls in Lupane area in Matabeleland North can now afford to practice high hygienic standards following the introduction of a cost effective washable sanitary pads by a local non-...

by Staff reporter

Hookers using anti-HIV drugs instead of condoms

Published 7 hours ago | 2576 Views
In Zimbabwe, 1.2 million people are living with HIV, and there are around 100,000 new infections every year. Despite this, some sex workers are having unprotected sex - and taking antiretroviral drugs...

by Ruzvidzo Mandizha investigates.

Majaivana's son to release debut album with Bosso tune

Published 7 hours ago | 884 Views
Lovemore Majaivana's son Derrick has said he is working to release a debut album very soon.The music legend's son said the album, called Bayamemeza would include a remix of his father's song Umoya Wam...

by Staff reporter

Extra lessons ban backfires

Published 7 hours ago | 1886 Views
Parents with school-going children have accused the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education of trying to reverse the gains made in the sector by banning extra lessons and incentives for teachers.T...

by Staff reporter

Foreign banks in Zim can keep majority stakes, for now

Published 8 hours ago | 872 Views
Zimbabwe will not take any foreign investment capital as part of its controversial indigenisation policy, the finance minister said TuesdayThe indigenisation law, introduced in 2010 with the aim of em...

by Sapa-AFP

MDC-T founding member laid to rest

Published 8 hours ago | 1248 Views
THE MDC-T Deputy National Chairperson, Morgen Komichi, has described the late Freggy Dhungwa, popularly known as Mudhara Mutambu, as a fearless leader who did not concern himself with positions but wa...

by Staff reporter

Crocodile attack, 12-yr-old boy dies

Published 10 hours ago | 1253 Views
A 12 year-old boy from Burma Valley near Zimbabwe's border with Mozambique died after he was attacked and killed by a crocodile while fishing with friends in a nearby Musapa dam.Local villagers said t...

by Staff Reporter

'UZ cannot willy nilly downgrade qualifications,' says Court

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A class of 40 University of Zimbabwe former students who graduated with post-graduate Diploma in Law (Conciliation and Arbitration) in 2011 will now get their certificates after the High Court ruled ...

by Daniel Nemukuyu

'China not doing enough in Zim development,' says Zanu-PF

Published 10 hours ago | 1645 Views
The government says the Chinese have not been forthcoming as expected in helping Zimbabwe rebuild its economy.Presidential Affairs Minister, Didymus Mutasa says Zimbabweans are on their own and as th...

by Staff reporter

Killing the Messenger is not Killing the Message

Published 9 hours ago | 1188 Views
The recent expulsion of Deputy Treasurer Elton Mangoma from MDC-T is a regrettable development which is weakening our party. Mangoma is crucified for telling it like it is to the chagrin of the enemie...

by Suitable Kajau

HIV+ Nurse accused of spreading HIV

Published 10 hours ago | 2774 Views
Goaded by journalists who wanted a clear view of her face, the Ugandan nurse looked dazed and on the verge of tears. The Ugandan press had dubbed her "the killer nurse," after the HIV-infected medica...

by Sapa-AP

Best friend opens up about private parts attack

Published 10 hours ago | 2684 Views
YESTERDAY there was a report on a 33-year-old man who suspected his 29-year-old wife was cheating on him -  so he allegedly cut off her private parts and tried to cut her throat!The victim is now...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe vote rigging 'mere touting'

Published 10 hours ago | 1622 Views
The recent claims of vote rigging by Derek Matyszack a senior researcher of Research and Advocacy Unit (RAU), Ibbo Mandaza of Southern Africa Political Economy Series (SAPES) and Australian Ambassador...

by Caitlin Kamba

Beitbridge police roadblock must be removed permanently

Published 11 hours ago | 2782 Views
Beitbridge residents, travellers and stakeholders in the hospitality and tourism industries want police to permanently remove a roadblock they mounted a few metres from the border post, saying it defe...

by Rex Mphisa

Mugabe's Independence day speech uproar takes a nasty turn

Published 11 hours ago | 2741 Views
The furore over President Robert Mugabe's Independence Day speech in the Midlands Province has taken a nasty turn after a deputy minister was reportedly threatened by an angry Zanu-PF legislator.Deput...

by Dosman Mangisi

WhatsApp hits 500 million users

Published 11 hours ago | 852 Views
Washington - WhatsApp now has 500 million regular, active users around the world, the free mobile messaging service being acquired by Facebook said.That is up from an estimated 450 million as of late ...

by AFP

Vapostori bridal party dance goes viral - Video

Published 13 hours ago | 3057 Views
A bridal party dance video has gone viral on the social media. In the video the dancers are dressed in Vapostori regalia while dancing to popular Zimbabwean museve dance. The video was also  post...

by Staff Reporter

Africa needs accessible high quality solutions

Published 13 hours ago | 406 Views
Since its acquisition of iWayAfrica and Africa Online, pan African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks has focused on the development of its terrestrial and satellite network products a...

by Staff Reporter

'Extra lessons are the engine behind good results in Zim' - WhatsApp update

Published 13 hours ago | 1039 Views
11:44am, 23 Apr - ‪+263 7* *** ****‬: Extra lessons are the engine behind good results in Zimbabwe.Conventional lessons are marred with impediments deliberately created to harass and frustrate te...

by Concerned Citizen

Watch Prophet Makandiwa perform miracles - Video

Published 13 hours ago | 2230 Views
United Family International Church leader Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa's much-anticipated "Judgement Night 2" saw the largest gathering of Christians witnessed in Zimbabwe. The over 100 000 crowd came f...

by Staff reporter

Mentally ill man rapes infant

Published 15 hours ago | 2040 Views
A mentally-challenged man appeared before the courts yesterday for allegedly raping a two-year-old toddler.Magistrate Gladmore Mushove remanded Dzikamai Moyo ,39, of Makokoba suburb to April 24 in cu...

by Staff reporter

Wife scalds hubby with cooking oil

Published 15 hours ago | 2572 Views
An Epworth woman is facing attempted murder charges after she allegedly scalded her husband with hot cooking oil following an altercation over infidelity.Harare magistrate Tendai Mahwe asked the 21-y...

by Staff reporter

Man 'sex-starved' for 10 years

Published 15 hours ago | 3957 Views
A man has approached the courts complaining that his wife has denied him conjugal rights for more than 10 years.Godfrey Ruwande alleges his wife Abigail Chingwa has denied him sex since 2003.Ruwande ...

by Staff reporter

Mujuru fails to turn up for ZITF keynote speech

Published 15 hours ago | 3191 Views
Vice President Joyce Mujuru failed to turn up at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair Business Conference where she was scheduled to give a keynote speech today. Her speech was read by senior minis...

by Staff Reporter

Mat South youths sidelined in loan scheme

Published 15 hours ago | 989 Views
Matabeleland South provincial Head of Youth and Economic Empowerment Elphas Siziba is demanding answers on why youths from the province are being shunned from a government empowerment programme.Siziba...

by Staff Reporter

Zifa, Gorowa in talks of Warriors coaching job

Published 17 hours ago | 1927 Views
ZIFA have revived their bid to try to tie Ian Gorowa to a Warriors' contract ahead of the start of the 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifying campaign, but there are indications that it might take lo...

by Petros Kausiyo

Zimsec board to draft Zimbabwe-centric curriculum

Published 15 hours ago | 1433 Views
Zimbabwe heritage studies should take centre stage in school curriculum to preserve the country’s culture, the minister of Primary and Secondary Education said yesterday.Lazarus Dokora was speaki...

by Staff reporter

Tsvangirai accuses Mugabe of plotting to dethrone him

Published 16 hours ago | 1477 Views
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai said yesterday it was now clear that President Mugabe was supporting rebels in a plot to dethrone him from the MDC-T presidency. During his Independence Day celebrations...

by Staff reporter

Top cop up for fines theft

Published 16 hours ago | 2357 Views
Zimbabwe Republic Police Matapi officer-in-charge Inspector Linia Zvobgo and another police officer Tawanda Dube yesterday appeared at the Harare Magistrates' Courts on allegations of stealing $3 000 ...

by Fungai Lupande

Kombi runs over toddler

Published 17 hours ago | 2520 Views
According to a reader, the confrontation between kombi crews and the police turned nasty and ended in an unfortunate incident where a commuter omnibus- allegedly fleeing from police- ran over a toddle...

by Staff reporter

Man infects wife with HIV, dumps her for a girlfriend

Published 17 hours ago | 2472 Views
A WOMAN on Tuesday told the Chitungwiza Civil Court that her husband deserted her for a girlfriend after he had infected her with HIV.Florence Mazani of St Mary's bared all when she approached the civ...

by Staff reporter

'Army wields influence on Mugabe succession matrix'

Published 17 hours ago | 2981 Views
ZIMBABWE'S military has too much influence on the Zanu-PF succession matrix that whoever will succeed President Robert Mugabe will inherit a party beholden to the armed forces, a new research has said...

by Staff reporter

Man rapes, infects juvenile with STI

Published 17 hours ago | 1946 Views
A 24-YEAR-OLD Silobela man in the Midlands was yesterday handed an effective 17-year jail term for raping a 16-year-old girl twice and infecting her with a sexually transmitted illness (STI).The State...

by Staff reporter

'I'm now broke,' says Tsvangirai

Published 17 hours ago | 4277 Views
FORMER Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday said he could no longer assist an MDC-T founder member who died recently because he was broke.Tsvangirai told mourners at the funeral wake of Freggy "...

by Staff reporter

Rising reggae star Matty Julius comes to Zim Achievers Awards

Published 18 hours ago | 571 Views
HE is the consummate artist whose irrepressible talents could not be limited to a single discipline. Audiences in Zimbabwe and abroad came to know him as a dancer and choreographer with the esteemed d...

by Arts Correspondent

Granny axes hubby to death over sex

Published 14 hours ago | 3865 Views
A grandmother here hacked her husband to death with an axe last week after he accused her of starving him of his conjugal rights.Rosemary Chivhanganye, 52, appeared before Gutu magistrate Nyasha Vhi...

by Staff reporter

Chiyangwa gives striking guards a banana and $2 each

Published 16 hours ago | 3538 Views
FLAMBOYANT businessman Phillip Chiyangwa yesterday gave 49 striking security guards $2 each and a banana to cool their tempers.The National Eye Security guards, who were deployed at Marange Resources...

by Staff reporter

ZCTU to intervene in MDC-T fiasco

Published 17 hours ago | 1431 Views
The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions yesterday said it was watching developments in the MDC-T and could soon be forced to intervene if the leadership fight turns deadly. This comes as the opposition ...

by Staff reporter

'Mugabe out to destroy me,' says Tsvangirai

Published 17 hours ago | 2365 Views
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has accused President Robert Mugabe of working hard to destroy him so that the opposition party will sponsor a weak candidate that will face Zanu-PF in the 2018 electio...

by Staff reporter

US returns to ZITF after long absence

Published 17 hours ago | 1131 Views
The number of countries participating at this year's 55th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair has marginally increased to 19 with the United States of America returning after a long absen...

by Staff reporter

Ndebele defends controversial Jaure decision

Published 17 hours ago | 1879 Views
THE Premier Soccer League has defended Dynamos' use of star defender Partson Jaure during Week Three of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League season despite the player having been slapped with a seve...

by Sikhumbuzo Moyo

Bev confirms return to the dance floor

Published 18 hours ago | 2737 Views
Sexy Angels lead dancer Beverley Sibanda today confirmed on Star FM her return to the dance floor saying money is the reason she has gone back to her roots.Bevy severed ties with Prophet Magaya and o...

by Staff reporter

Man stabbed over extra-marital affair

Published 18 hours ago | 2268 Views
A 38-YEAR-OLD Bulilima man who stabbed his nephew as punishment for attempting to destroy his extra-marital affair, has appeared in court.Trust Nkomo, 23, of Sikhathini area approached his uncle, Lin...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube

Man weeps over sentence, begs magistrate to save him jail time sentence

Published 18 hours ago | 2410 Views
A BULAWAYO man wept in court yesterday begging the magistrate to save him jail time since he went through hell when he was previously incarcerated for another offence.Limukani Ncube from Old Pumula s...

by Plaxcedes Hove

Zimbabweans imported 206k cars worth over $606 million

Published 18 hours ago | 1878 Views
ZIMBABWEANS imported 206,519 cars worth over $606 million between January and November last year, shock new statistics reveal.Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa says the unre...

by Zvamaida Murwira

Party turns into a funeral

Published 18 hours ago | 3565 Views
A PARTY turned into a funeral recently when a man from Bulawayo's Emakhandeni suburb was brutally assaulted following a row with fellow party goers over a cellphone.Ayibongwe Ncube, 25, died after bei...

by Angeline Mpofu

Man kept $700,000 in kitchen, maids stole it

Published 18 hours ago | 2768 Views
THREE Harare housemaids who allegedly stole $700,000 stacked away in a kitchen drawer will know their fate today, with a magistrate due to deliver judgment.Prosecutors called eight witnesses, three of...

by Staff reporter

Man steals from Judge to pay lobola

Published 18 hours ago | 1757 Views
A Beatrice man stole $1 130 and a cellphone worth $500 from High Court judge Justice Mary Dube intending to use the money to pay lobola after his wife had been taken away by her parents.Andrew Kusaya...

by Lovemore Meya

SuperSport hit back on Prophet Angel lawsuit

Published 18 hours ago | 1364 Views
South African media company SuperSport International (Pty) Ltd has said Spirit Embassy Church leader Prophet Uebert Angel's $1,5 million lawsuit over publication of an alleged prophecy by the latter t...

by Daniel Nemukuyu

Steward Bank to close 8 branches

Published 18 hours ago | 2248 Views
Steward Bank intends to close about eight branches across the country, rendering more than 100 employees jobless, as the bank seeks to streamline its costs.The financial institution, currently with 20...

by Tinashe Makichi

Govt dismisses Majome ZBC's licence fees application

Published 18 hours ago | 949 Views
GOVERNMENT has described the constitutional application by Harare West legislator Ms Jessie Majome contesting payment of listener's licence fees to ZBC, as mischievous saying the obligation to pay the...

by Daniel Nemukuyu

Headmasters not happy that teachers earn more, demands for review

Published 18 hours ago | 1805 Views
There is disharmony within the civil service following a salary increase effected by Government this month that has resulted in some teachers earning more than their headmasters.The gross monthly sal...

by Zvamaida Murwira

Prophetess falls into a 'trance', drown at Church Ceremony

Published 18 hours ago | 1590 Views
A self-proclaimed prophetess of the Johanne Masowe Echishanu apostolic sect drowned in Nyaguwe River on Independence Day when she fell into a "trance" and dived into the water in Murewa.Mashonaland Ea...

by Prosper Dembedza

SA based Chimurenga musician release album

Published 17 hours ago | 2605 Views
South African based Chimurenga signer Berven Mashonganyika aka Sekuru Berv has released an right track album titled Chimurenga Revolution.Born in Kadoma 25 years ago, Sekuru Berv grew up in Harare be...

by Staff Reporter

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