Suspicion as armed Indian Special Forces Unit spotted operating in Zimbabwe

Suspicion as armed Indian Special Forces Unit spotted operating in Zimbabwe

By Staff Reporter QUESTIONS have been raised over a suspected armed Special Forces Unit of the Indian army reportedly operating ...

Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa retires Airforce Commander hours after Victoria Falls airport bomb scare

Mnangagwa retires Airforce Commander hours after Victoria Falls airport bomb scare

/ Zimbabwe
By Staff Reporter PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa's office has announced the retirement of Airforce of Zimbabwe (AFZ) Commander, Air Mashal Elson Moyo. The latest development comes just a few hours after a bomb scare that resulted in Mnangagwa aborting a Victoria Falls engagement this Friday. In a statement, Chief Secretary to ...

Courts & Crime

Businessman Mashamhanda fights eviction from US$1,5 million mansion, seeks six months extension

Businessman Mashamhanda fights eviction from US$1,5 million mansion, seeks six months extension

/ Courts & Crime
By Staff Reporter Harare businessman Tendai Mashamhanda has filed an urgent chamber application at the High Court seeking an extension of his eviction notice from his Highlands mansion by six months. This comes after he was ordered out of the house on February 29 2024 through a notice served to him on February ...

In Pictures

In Pictures: Slain CCC activist Moreblessing Ali finally buried after two years

In Pictures: Slain CCC activist Moreblessing Ali finally buried after two years

/ In Pictures
Below are some images from the burial of late Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) Moreblessing Ali's who was brutally murdered by a Zanu PF supporter in May 2022. She was finally laid to rest Saturday at Zororo Memorial Park. Pictures by Thandiwe Garusa ...

Business

Private sector holds significant potential to drive Zimbabwe's growth: World Bank

Private sector holds significant potential to drive Zimbabwe’s growth: World Bank

/ Business
Xinhua Despite decades of low economic growth, Zimbabwe still boasts of several highly competitive value chains that could help to position the private sector as a major driver of economic growth in the country, the World Bank said Friday. With limited fiscal space, lack of foreign direct investment, and a ...

Diaspora

Rachel Chinouriri has shared her new album title track, ‘What a Devastating Turn of Events’

Rachel Chinouriri has shared her new album title track, ‘What a Devastating Turn of Events’

/ Showbiz
Readdork Rachel Chinouriri has unveiled her latest single, ‘What A Devastating Turn Of Events’. The title track of her upcoming debut album, it follows up on previous singles ‘Never Need Me’ and ‘The Hills.’ The song derives its emotional depth from Chinouriri’s own life experiences, particularly a family tragedy that ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Artist ZNi talks musical legacy as he strives to make a name for himself globally

Artist ZNi talks musical legacy as he strives to make a name for himself globally

/ Showbiz, Arts & Culture
IOL Artist Ziyanai Ziyai Maunganidze Maraire, a rising luminary known as ZNi, is causing seismic shifts in the music industry, crafting a sound that effortlessly transcends borders. As the son of the legendary Dumi Maraire and brother to Chiwoniso Maraire, names synonymous with musical greatness, ZNi's upbringing resembled a symphony ...

Sports

Zimbiru defends Paramount Rugby League title; Pitbulls reclaim men's trophy

Zimbiru defends Paramount Rugby League title; Pitbulls reclaim men’s trophy

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By Sport Reporter  ZIMBIRU women rugby team was on Saturday crowned the 2024 Paramount Under 20 Rugby League champions after beating FS Raiders 22-12 in the final at Harare Sports Club. Saturday's triumph saw the Goromonzi based side stretching its league trophies tally to three, the highest  by any club ...

Trending

I am content with what I have - Shadaya turns down car from Chivayo, fans

I am content with what I have – Shadaya turns down car from Chivayo, fans

/ Trending
By Staff Reporter CONTROVERSIAL social commentator Tawona Shadaya Knight turned down an offer from his fans to crowdfund the purchase of his car. This came after businessman Wicknell Chivayo who has been dishing out cars to celebrities aligned to the ruling party Zanu PF said he initially intended to offer Shadaya a car but decided against ...

Health & Community

Food insecurity in Zimbabwe is on par with war-stricken nations - says WFP

Food insecurity in Zimbabwe is on par with war-stricken nations – says WFP

/ Health & Community
Bloomberg Climate change, currency depreciation and economic degradation have led to food insecurity in Zimbabwe that ranks on a par with several war-stricken nations, according to a senior World Food Programme official. A convergence of challenges, “the economic dynamics, currency issues, climatic issues, the harvest, make Zimbabwe regularly feature on ...

Africa & World

Thousands bid farewell ex Tanzanian President Ali Hassan Mwinyi

Thousands bid farewell ex Tanzanian President Ali Hassan Mwinyi

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Thousands of mourners gathered at the national stadium to pay their last respects to former Tanzanian President Ali Hassan Mwinyi, who passed away aged 98. The late former president was later laid to rest in his home village of Mangapwani in Zanzibar on Saturday. He was buried next to his ...

Opinion