Finance Minister wants ‘big bang’ shock therapy for economy but wary of political roadblocks
By Staff Reporter/Agencies ZIMBABWE’s new Treasury chief Mthuli Ncube wants to bite the proverbial bullet and shock-start the country’s...
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Zimbabwe

September 23, 2018
By Alois Vinga PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has challenged the country’s local authorities to work towards creating investment opportunities in their respective areas as government accelerates the devolution of power among provinces. Addressing delegates at a function organised by the Local Government ministry recently, Mnangagwa implored local authorities to explore...
Fear and anger as cholera strikes again in Zimbabwe
September 23, 2018
In just two weeks, the cholera outbreak gripping Zimbabwe has claimed at least...
Freed #Tajamuka leader vows more ‘peaceful’ govt confrontation
September 23, 2018
By Anna Chibamu #Tajamuka/Sesjikile leader Promise Mkhwananzi was freed on $50 bail Saturday...
Media rights lobby slams police harassment on journalists
September 23, 2018
THE Media Institute of Southern Africa (Misa)-Zimbabwe has condemned the continued harassment of...
GALZ comes out in support of gay school head
September 23, 2018
By Robert Tapfumaneyi THE Gays and Lesbians Association of Zimbabwe (GALZ) has come...

Africa & World

September 23, 2018
Mazar-i-Sharif – Eight children, including four siblings, were killed in Afghanistan when a mortar shell they were playing with exploded, relatives said Saturday, adding to the ever-growing civilian toll in the 17-year war. Another six children were wounded in the blast on Friday, including two who had lost limbs...
US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabaab after US attacked in Somalia
September 23, 2018
The US military says it has carried an airstrike that killed 18 al-Shabaab...
Zambia orders arrest of DRC rhumba star Koffi Olomide
September 22, 2018
By AFP A court in Zambia ordered the arrest of rhumba star Koffi...
Tanzania leader orders arrests as ferry death toll over 130
September 22, 2018
By Associated Press KAMPALA: Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after...
Barbados appoints Ambassador Rihanna
September 22, 2018
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By AFP Rihanna is now Ambassador Rihanna, after her home country tasked her...

Business

September 23, 2018
By Alois Vinga The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) says electricity outages being experienced are a result of forex shortages to the tune of $25 million. Speaking to NewZimbabwe.com Business Saturday afternoon, ZESA public relations manager, Fullard Gwasira hinted that the power authority was experiencing resource challenges. “The outages...
Old Mutual, Ecobank, PSMI contribute $800 000 towards cholera fight
September 22, 2018
By Alois Vinga OLD Mutual, Ecobank and Premier Service Medical Aid Society (PSMI)...
High power tariffs adversely impacting ferrochrome producers
September 22, 2018
By Staff Reporter LOCAL ferrochrome producers have urged government to intervene as the...
It’s high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street
September 20, 2018
By Associated Press NEW YORK: Reefer Madness has gripped Wall Street. Investors are...
‘Uncertainty’ hurting global economic growth, OECD says
September 20, 2018
By AFP Global expansion is likely to slow as tensions kickstarted by US...

Sports

September 23, 2018
FC Platinum failed to progress past the first round of the Chibuku Super Cup for the second year in a row after they were knocked out on penalties Saturday. It was not a good outing for the platinum teams as Ngezi Platinum were also booted out on penalties by...
‘Injured’ Mushekwi continues scoring spree in China
September 23, 2018
By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE international striker Nyasha Mushekwi continued his goal scoring spree...
Salah on target as Liverpool go top of EPL table
September 23, 2018
Mohamed Salah was back on form and back on the scoresheet as Liverpool...
Kaizer Chiefs’ Khama Billiat inspires Zimbabwe’s Bulawayo Chiefs
September 23, 2018
Kaizer Chiefs’ Khama Billiat has proven to be an inspiration for a whole...
Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu laments hectic travel schedule
September 20, 2018
By Sports Reporter HIGHLANDERS coach Madinda Ndlovu believes his team is beginning to...

Trending

September 23, 2018
By Staff Reporter PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has finally promised to apologise on behalf of the Zanu PF led government’s 1980s atrocities 20 000 civilians in the western parts of the country. The so-called Gukurahundi atrocities were committed under then President Robert Mugabe’s rule. Mnangagwa, in past interviews with international...
Maligned Mudede replaced by ex-immigration boss Masango
September 22, 2018
By Staff Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa has wasted no time in replacing the...
Malta PM claims EU leaders ‘almost unanimous’ for second Brexit vote
September 20, 2018
By AFP Malta’s prime minister on Thursday signalled unexpected support from EU leaders...
Bashed daughter-in-law hires soldiers to avenge assault for ditching hubby
September 20, 2018
By Mary Taruvinga A HARARE woman who ganged up with her children to...
Mudede booted out, Charamba moved in new public sector shake up
September 19, 2018
By Staff Reporter LONG-SERVING Registrar General Tobaiwa Mudede (74) has finally been retired...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

September 22, 2018
By Audience Mutema CONTEMPORARY superstar Jah Prayzah has hinted on a collaboration with the Chimurenga music guru Thomas Mukanya Mapfumo. Speaking at a press conference in UK ahead of a show dubbed the ‘Greatest Hits’ concert, the two musicians indicated a willingness to work together. Responding to one of...
Zim’s Benhura collaborates with Canadian artist to create Mother Earth
September 22, 2018
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By theprovince.com CANADA: Two indigenous artists separated by the distance between Canada and...
Kenyan court lifts ban on lesbian love film
September 21, 2018
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By AFP KENYA on Friday overturned a ban on Rafiki, a film about...
Nigeria’s Davido gets on the political campaign trail
September 20, 2018
By AFP He’s the Nigerian star of Afropop, feted across Africa and the...
Ugandan pop star vows to fight on after arriving from US
September 20, 2018
By Associated Press KAMPALA: Uganda’s pop star politician Bobi Wine vowed Thursday to...

Health & Community

September 23, 2018
Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year — more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that men are particularly at risk. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in...
Blind man in court for rape; victim fell pregnant
September 21, 2018
By Staff Reporter A BLIND Bulawayo man appeared before a city magistrate Thursday...
Boy (12) in trouble for sodomising schoolmate
September 20, 2018
By Staff Reporter Hwange: A 12-year-old Grade 6 pupil at a Hwange school...
Mine owner stabbed to death by gold panners
September 18, 2018
By Midlands Correspondent MIDLANDS: A Shurugwi gold producer was violently killed by a...
Ruby rush brings ‘hell’, not riches, to Mozambique village
September 17, 2018
By AFP Nearly a decade after rubies were first found in northern Mozambique,...

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Diaspora

September 21, 2018
By Rochester.edu When Jennifer Kyker was a teenager, she began learning to play the mbira.Now an associate professor of music in the Department of Music and associate professor of ethnomusicology at Eastman School of Music, Kyker has embarked on a research project focused on the musical life of one of her earliest...
CANADA: Outdoor art exhibit features hand-chiselled works from Zimbabwe
September 20, 2018
By beachmetro.com It’s not often that you see a botanical garden planting rocks...
Ex-Zim cricket star Goodwin’s son on the rise in Australia
September 17, 2018
By Sports Reporter JAYDEN Goodwin, the son of former Zimbabwe national cricket team...
Zim Achievers USA to honour ex-ZBC presenter
September 16, 2018
By Diaspora Correspondent FORMER ZTV presenter and founder of Kutting Edge Sport, Maimba...
UK: MDC Alliance activists fights deportation; says fears for his life in Zimbabwe
September 10, 2018
By theguardian.com   Human rights organisations have accused the Home Office of breaking international...

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