COVID-19: VP Chiwenga Dodges Self-Isolation On Return From China
By Anna Chibamu/Alois Vinga VICE President Constantino Chiwenga who on Friday quietly slipped back into the country from Covid-19...

Zimbabwe

March 29, 2020
The Daily Nation THE COVID-19 outbreak is expected to worsen Zimbabwe’s problems as the southern African country grapples with a tanking economy, the worst food shortages in decades and a collapsing health system, observers warn. Zimbabwe, which has been battling a long running economic crisis, has recorded three cases...
Zimbabwe Church Keeps Diaspora Connected
March 29, 2020
By Kudzai Chingwe THE Zimbabwean United Methodist Church is flourishing in countries far...
Government Sets Private Sector Minimum Wage At $2 500
March 29, 2020
By Alois Vinga THE government has set the national minimum wage at $2...
Teacher Caged One Year For Duping Student Nurses
March 29, 2020
By Staff Reporter CHIPINGE: A Checheche-based teacher who swindled locals here out of...
Chipinge Brothers On The Run For Killing Villager Over 4 Stolen Goats
March 29, 2020
By Staff Reporter TWO Chipinge brothers have gone into hiding after they recently...

Courts & Crime

March 28, 2020
By Mary Taruvinga AFRICA Medallion Group (AMG) founder, Frank Buyanga’s ex-girlfriend Chantelle Muteswa has made a Supreme Court appeal against a High Court ruling that awarded the two joint custody of their minor son. Justice Happias Zhou last week made the ruling in favour of Buyanga who wanted to...
2 MDC Kwekwe Councillors, 4 Activists In Court Over Anti-ED Demos
March 27, 2020
By Staff Reporter SIX Kwekwe-based MDC activists including two councillors appeared before a...
Kwekwe Courts Presiding Over Machete Gang Trials Only
March 26, 2020
By Staff Reporter THE Kwekwe Magistrates’ Courts are only presiding over criminal cases...
Supreme Court Postpones Indefinitely Ousted Bulawayo Deputy Mayor’s Appeal
March 25, 2020
By Bulawayo Correspondent THE Supreme Court has postponed indefinitely the case of ousted...
Mthwakazi Republic Party President In Court For Distributing Fliers At Highlanders Match
March 24, 2020
By Bulawayo Correspondent Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) president Mqondisi Moyo and two party...

Trending

March 28, 2020
ANA A RWANDAN man who breached government’s instruction to stay at home during the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown to go fishing, has been killed and eaten by a crocodile, the New York Post reported. Alice Kayitesi, the mayor of the southern Kamonyi district, confirmed the incident, which took place in...
WATCH: Vendors Vow To Defy Govt’s 21-Day Lockdown Decree
March 28, 2020
By Leopold Munhende SOME Zimbabweans have vowed to defy a government order for...
BREAKING: Mnangagwa decrees 21-Day Covid-19 Lockdown Starting Monday
March 27, 2020
By Leopold Munhende  PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has decreed a 21-day Coronavirus national lockdown...
WATCH: Business As Usual At Mbare Musika As Thousands Of Traders, Buyers Mingle
March 27, 2020
By Staff Reporter IT’S business as usual at the busy Mbare Musika Market...
Olinda Chapel Gives Zimbabwe 10 000 Masks
March 27, 2020
By Munashe Makuwe UK-based Zimbabwean businesswoman and socialite, Olinda Chapel has donated 10...

Business

March 28, 2020
Bloomberg ZIMBABWE tycoon Strive Masiyiwa is offering renewed support for the country’s health-care workers days after services were cut back because of a lack of protective equipment to deal with the coronavirus in the country. The assistance includes protective clothing, cash, life and health insurance and transport for nurses...
ZIMASCO Halts Chrome Production As COVID-19 Takes Toll
March 28, 2020
By Business Reporter THE impact of COVID-19 has adversely affected ZIMASCO chrome’s production...
Caledonia Bemoans SA’s Lockdown Effect On Zim Operations
March 27, 2020
By Alois Vinga CALEDONIA Mining Corporation has bemoaned the decision taken by the...
RBZ reintroduces multi-currency system to ease Covid-19 pressures
March 26, 2020
By Alois Vinga THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has lifted its ban...
Companies Struggle To Publish Results Due To Hyperinflation
March 25, 2020
By Alois Vinga MOST companies listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) are...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

March 25, 2020
By Showbiz Reporter MUSICIANS across the country have been hit hard by the deadly coronavirus after government issued an order suspending all the gatherings of more than 50 people. Last weekend, popular Sungura kingpin Alick Macheso was forced to suspend two live shows in Kadoma and Marondera. Other artistes...
Manu Dibango: African saxophone legend dies of Covid-19
March 24, 2020
BBC THE African saxophone legend Manu Dibango has died in Paris after catching...
American country music legend Kenny Rogers has died aged 81.
March 21, 2020
BBC A family representative said he “passed away peacefully at home from natural...
Congolese soukous legend Aurlus Mabele dies ‘from coronavirus’
March 20, 2020
BBC Congolese music star Aurlus Mabélé has died in hospital in France’s capital...
Covid-19: Queen Elizabeth goes into self-quarantine
March 20, 2020
Channel24 Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip have gone into self-quarantine as the coronavirus...

Sports

March 26, 2020
By Sports Reporter  ZIMBABWE international striker Tinotenda Kadewere is currently the highest paid player in the French Ligue 2 taking home a whooping monthly salary of US$98 000. This is according to a study by the world renowned France Football magazine. The magazine, which organises the prestigious Ballon d’Or...
Mapeza Speaks On Chippa Exit
March 25, 2020
Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN coach Norman Mapeza says he does not have any regrets...
Coronavirus: Bosso, CAPS Utd Stop Training
March 25, 2020
By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWEAN football giants Highlanders and CAPS United have become the...
FIFA To Revisit Football To Avoid Crisis
March 24, 2020
Kick Off THE future of football could change to avoid a financial crisis,...
Dynamos captain Jaure escapes horror car crash
March 22, 2020
By Sports Reporter DYNAMOS captain Partson Jaure should be thanking his lucky stars...

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Health & Community

March 26, 2020
By Mary Taruvinga THE third Zimbabwean patient who tested positive for the coronavirus had no prior contact with the now late Zororo Makamba as previously reported, the Health Ministry has announced. In its latest daily update on the deadly coronavirus outbreak in the country, the Health Ministry said the...
Senior Doctors Only Ready For Coronavirus Fight If Protective Wear, Food Is Availed
March 25, 2020
By Robert Tapfumaneyi ZIMBABWE’S doctors have informed government they were prepared to join...
Zimbabwe confirms second positive case of Covid-19
March 21, 2020
By Idah Mhetu ZIMBABWE on Saturday confirmed its second positive case of coronavirus...
EU’s chief Brexit negotiator tests positive
March 19, 2020
BBC Michel Barnier, the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, has tested positive for coronavirus....
UK medical staff ‘at risk’ over lack of protective gear
March 19, 2020
BBC UK medical staff say they are being put at risk during the...

Africa & World

March 24, 2020
AFP MORE than 60 suspected undocumented migrants from Ethiopia were found dead on Tuesday in a cargo container in Mozambique’s northwest Tete province, a hospital official said. “A truck transporting illegal immigrants from Malawi, suspected to be Ethiopians, was stopped at the Mussacana weight bridge in Tete, and 64...
Worship in churches and mosques suspended in Kenya
March 19, 2020
BBC Religious leaders in Kenya have suspended worship in some churches and mosques...
China to expel US journalists as media freedom row grows
March 18, 2020
AFP China on Wednesday announced it would expel American journalists from three major...
EU shuts borders as virus deaths exceed Asia toll
March 18, 2020
AFP The European Union sealed off its borders Wednesday to try to put...
Facebook to fight coronavirus fake news in Nigeria
March 18, 2020
BBC Facebook has said it is running a fact-checking pilot in Nigeria to...

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