Billionaire Oppenheimers secure court block against mineral exploration at their Zimbabwe cattle ranch

Billionaire Oppenheimers secure court block against mineral exploration at their Zimbabwe cattle ranch

By Lenin Ndebele for News24.com A court has stopped a miner from prospecting for gold on a ranch owned by ...
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Zimbabwe

Missing Zanu PF was ‘visiting lover in Mozambique’; CCC supporters arrested over his ‘abduction’

Missing Zanu PF was ‘visiting lover in Mozambique’; CCC supporters arrested over his ‘abduction’

/ Zimbabwe
By Staff Reporter A ZANU PF Chimanimani district youth chairperson who was allegedly kidnapped by opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) supporters was visiting his girlfriend in Mozambique, it has emerged. Nicholas Madzianike was reported missing on June 19 and CCC supporters Chengetai Musudu, Hakata Musudu and Aaron Chizemo were ...

Courts & Crime

Ex-convict stabbed to death hours after prison release 

Ex-convict stabbed to death hours after prison release 

/ Courts & Crime
By James Muonwa, Mashonaland West Correspondent A FORMER inmate at Whawha Prison was stabbed to death by unknown assailants a few hours after his release. The now-deceased has been identified as Reason Rupaya (49). Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) national spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi confirmed the incident. "Police in Gweru ...

In Pictures

IN PICTURES: New parliament building complete

IN PICTURES: New parliament building complete

/ In Pictures, News Headlines
Pictures by Thandiwe Garusa Below are some images from the  parliament of Zimbabwe new building which was recently completed. The US$100 million project was fully funded by the Chinese government and it will be handed over to the Zimbabwean government soon ...

Business

Zimbabwe's merry-go-round finance measures fail to cheer up economy

Zimbabwe’s merry-go-round finance measures fail to cheer up economy

/ Business, Economy, Top Story
By Fin24.com HARARE: New gold coins, an interest rate at 200% - among the highest in the world – and jotting down the legal currency status for US dollars into law are all part of the latest money merry-go-round finance measures put in place by Zimbabwe to try to attract ...

Diaspora

US: Zim athletics great Harnden joins Auburn University coaching team

US: Zim athletics great Harnden joins Auburn University coaching team

/ Diaspora
By Sports Reporter TOP US-based Zimbabwean track and field coach Ken Harnden has been appointed the new assistant head coach/men's sprints and hurdles of the Auburn University team, enhancing his status as one of the country’s best athletics coaching talents. Harden will join the Auburn University track and field coaching ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

INDEPTH: ‘I’m 100% Irish but I’m also 100% Zimbabwean’ - Hip Hop star God Knows reclaims his heritage, says disowning uncle Cde Chinx 'didn’t sit well'

INDEPTH: ‘I’m 100% Irish but I’m also 100% Zimbabwean’ – Hip Hop star God Knows reclaims his heritage, says disowning uncle Cde Chinx ‘didn’t sit well’

/ Music, News Headlines
By irishtimes.com “Family” is a word that has defined Munyaradzi God Knows Jonas’s career. The Zimbabwe-born, Shannon-raised, Limerick-based rapper — known as Munya or G to his friends — came to prominence as a member of Rusangano Family, the first hip-hop group to win the Choice Music Prize for Irish ...

Sports

Williams set for Zimbabwe comeback for ICC T20 World Cup qualifier

Williams set for Zimbabwe comeback for ICC T20 World Cup qualifier

/ Cricket, Sport
By Sports Reporter THE Zimbabwe cricket team is set to receive a massive boost ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier B in Bulawayo with experienced batting all-rounder Sean Williams due to make his long-awaited return to the squad. Williams, who missed the recent limited-overs home series against Namibia ...

Trending

Zim association to continue fighting SA special permit cancelation

Zim association to continue fighting SA special permit cancelation

/ News Headlines, Trending
By SABCNews.com SOUTH AFRICA: The Zimbabwe Permit Holders Association says it has not withdrawn its court challenge against the government’s decision to discontinue the Zimbabwe Special Permit. This comes after one of the applicants, African Amity NPC, withdrew due to intimidation. The South African government discontinued the special permit meant ...

Health & Community

Revolving cash cooperatives transform lives of Zimbabwean women

Revolving cash cooperatives transform lives of Zimbabwean women

/ Health & Community
By Anadolu Agency HARARE: Revolving cash cooperatives, known as Mukando, have transformed the lives of Zimbabwean rural women, as the country marks World Cooperative Day on Saturday. Mukando is a local word of the Shona community, meaning "to throw into one pot," and refers to a cooperative concept whereby members ...

Africa & World

West African leaders meet, with coup-hit neighbours on agenda

West African leaders meet, with coup-hit neighbours on agenda

/ Africa, News
By Associated Press ACCRA: West African leaders attended a summit Sunday as their regional bloc pursues its efforts to resolve the political impasse in three coup-hit nations and stem the growing threat of extremist violence. A summit last month of the Economic Community of West African States put off imposing ...

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