CCC demands Commission of Inquiry into 2023 elections; raps ZEC for “not being truthful” in report

CCC demands Commission of Inquiry into 2023 elections; raps ZEC for “not being truthful” in report

By Darlington Gatsi CITIZENS Coalition for Change (CCC) legislators have demanded the establishment of a Commission of Inquiry to probe ...

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe launches digital investment licensing system to attract investors

Zimbabwe launches digital investment licensing system to attract investors

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Xinhua Zimbabwe's investment promotion agency launched the country's first-ever digital Do-It-Yourself (DIY) investment licensing system Thursday, aimed at facilitating investment in the country. The DIY portal embodies Zimbabwe's commitment to fostering a conducive environment for local and international investors and promoting the ease of doing business, said Tafadzwa Chinamo, the ...

Courts & Crime

Former Natpharm boss ordered to surrender company vehicle   

Former Natpharm boss ordered to surrender company vehicle  

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By Staff Reporter Former Natpharm managing and operations manager, Zealous Nyabadza has been ordered by the High Court to surrender a Toyota Hilux, which he was given as his official vehicle during his time in office. This follows a successful court application by Natpharm following the termination of his employment ...

In Pictures

In Pictures: UNICEF hands over children's rights mural to National Arts Gallery of Zimbabwe

In Pictures: UNICEF hands over children’s rights mural to National Arts Gallery of Zimbabwe

/ In Pictures
UNICEF has handed over a children's rights wall painting to the National Arts Gallery of Zimbabwe. The "Inclusion" mural stands as a call for an inclusive society where no child is left behind and their rights respected including those with disabilities. Pictures by Thandiwe Garusa ...

Business

Hippo Valley feels the pinch of cheaper sugar imports

Hippo Valley feels the pinch of cheaper sugar imports

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By Business Reporter LISTED sugarcane miller, Hippo Valley Estates Limited (HVEL) has blamed the 18% local sales decline on the impact of the lowered barriers to cheaper sugar imports from the region. Presenting a trading update for the third quarter period ended December 31 2023, the company revealed that local ...

Diaspora

Leicester: River Soar search for missing two-year-old Xielo Maruziva to continue over the weekend

Leicester: River Soar search for missing two-year-old Xielo Maruziva to continue over the weekend

/ News, News Headlines
LeicesterLive The search for two-year old Xielo Maruziva, who fell into the River Soar in Leicester, will continue into the weekend. Assistant chief constable Michaela Kerr from Leicestershire Police provided the video update on X, formerly Twitter, this afternoon (Friday February 23). Bad weather has severely hampered the last two days of ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Victoria Falls: embarking on a breathtaking adventure

Victoria Falls: embarking on a breathtaking adventure

/ Showbiz, Arts & Culture
By Renata Ford Victoria Falls has held a special spot on my travel bucket list for as long as I can remember. My brother lived in Zambia and Malawi for many years, leading me to ponder the missed travel opportunities of my youth. Then came the chance to visit the ...

Sports

Dynamos Coach pleads for support in Castle Challenge Cup Tie against Ngezi

Dynamos Coach pleads for support in Castle Challenge Cup Tie against Ngezi

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By Sport Reporter Dynamos Coach Genesis Mangombe is eager to add another Cup to his team's trophy cabinet in a space of three months. Mangombe guided Dembare to its major trophy in December when he won the Chibuku Super Cup, which marked the end of the club's nine-year major trophy ...

Trending

NRZ locomotive derails, plunges into gorge killing three

NRZ locomotive derails, plunges into gorge killing three

/ News Headlines, Trending
By Staff Reporter THREE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) crew members died Monday night after a locomotive derailed before falling into a gorge between Mutare and Machipanda. The locomotive which was pulling 14 wagons failed to negotiate a curve due to a suspected brake failure. In a statement released on ...

Health & Community

UNICEF commends Zimbabwe for successfully rolling out cholera vaccination drive

UNICEF commends Zimbabwe for successfully rolling out cholera vaccination drive

/ Health & Community
Xinhua The United Nations Children's Fund or UNICEF has commended Zimbabweans for embracing the oral cholera vaccination (OCV) campaign, which has helped subdue the one-year cholera outbreak. The Zimbabwean government launched the OCV targeting 2.3 million people in cholera hotspots in the country, including children above the age of one ...

Africa & World

South Africa to hold general election on May 29

South Africa to hold general election on May 29

/ Africa
Al Jazeera South Africa will hold national and provincial elections on May 29, President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office has said. Ramaphosa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) party is expected to face a tough challenge to retain its parliamentary majority in the country’s seventh democratic election since the end of the apartheid ...

Opinion