Zanu PF to take charge of food aid distribution as Zimbabwe grapples with El Nino-induced drought

Zanu PF to take charge of food aid distribution as Zimbabwe grapples with El Nino-induced drought

By Tapiwa Svondo Zanu PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Christopher Mutsvangwa has said the ruling party will superintend the ...

Zimbabwe

Govt, livestock farmers clash over drought destocking 

Govt, livestock farmers clash over drought destocking 

/ Zimbabwe
By Alois Vinga LIVESTOCK farmers and the government are in disagreement on whether or not to destock in the wake of the El Nino-induced drought which has already been declared a national disaster. Destocking is a strategy producers use to effectively manage herd numbers during dry years when there is less feed available. Livestock ranking and destocking ...

Courts & Crime

9 women 'sidelined' from receiving freebies arrested for booing First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa

9 women ‘sidelined’ from receiving freebies arrested for booing First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa

/ Courts & Crime
By Staff Reporter  NINE women from Watsomba in Manicaland province have landed in soup after they allegedly booed the First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa for allegedly sidelining them during a donation of foodstuffs and clothing. The nine are Nester Chatiwana (41), Panashe Machekanzondo (19),Winnet Sithole (19 ), Maria Choto (49), Esnath ...

In Pictures

Mnangagwa commissions Kamativi Spodumene Mine

Mnangagwa commissions Kamativi Spodumene Mine

/ In Pictures
Below are some images from Hwange, Kamativi Spodumene mine where President Emmerson Mnangagwa Friday commissioned the company's 2.3 MT spodumene mining and processing project phase one. Pictures by the Presidential Communications ...

Business

Kavango discovers positive output at Hillside gold asset

Kavango discovers positive output at Hillside gold asset

/ Companies
By Alois Vinga Kavango Resources Plc has discovered promising results at its gold project in Southern Zimbabwe in a development that has further pushed the entity’s stock price by 12%. The top miner has sustained a track record of delivering projects and creating shareholder value in Africa. Alongside its specialist ...

Diaspora

Former UJ lecturer Matizirofa accuses varsity lawyer of accessing her medical records without consent

Former UJ lecturer Matizirofa accuses varsity lawyer of accessing her medical records without consent

/ News
IOL A FORMER University of Johannesburg (UJ) lecturer who was dismissed in 2020 has accused the institution’s legal representative of accessing her medical report without her consent. This was heard at the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA) where the former employee, Lyness Matizirofa, is currently fighting her dismissal ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Musician Hosiah Chipanga protests over his exclusion from performers at Zimbabwe's 44th lndependence Day gala

Musician Hosiah Chipanga protests over his exclusion from performers at Zimbabwe’s 44th lndependence Day gala

/ Showbiz, Arts & Culture
By Tapiwa Svondo  YESTER-year music progeny, Hosiah Chipanga has come out guns blazing in protest over his snubbing from the line-up of performers at the upcoming Independence Day gala to be held in Manicaland province. Chipanga, who featured prominently on the list of local musicians who graced previous Uhuru celebrations ...

Sports

Spectacular Simba Bhora too strong for DeMbare 

Spectacular Simba Bhora too strong for DeMbare 

/ News Headlines, Sport
By Darlington Gatsi SIMBA Bhora displayed a strong performance defeating giants Dynamos 1-0, maintaining their unbeaten record at Wadzanai Stadium on Sunday. Dynamos travelled to Shamva seeking their first victory against Simba Bhora since the latter's promotion to the top flight. Simba Bhora signalled their intent early, putting pressure on ...

Trending

Police officer seeking transfer told to resign and take care of disabled son; uproar prompts reversal of 'evil' decision

Police officer seeking transfer told to resign and take care of disabled son; uproar prompts reversal of ‘evil’ decision

/ News Headlines, Trending
By Staff Reporter IN what reeks of cold and inhumane behaviour, a top Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) officer flatly refused to accede to a request by a constable seeking transfer to a station close to a special school at which his son, who is living with disabilities, is enrolled. Officer ...

Health & Community

Zimbabwe recalls batches of Benylin Paediatric syrup after finding high levels of toxic substance

Zimbabwe recalls batches of Benylin Paediatric syrup after finding high levels of toxic substance

By Anna Chibamu THE Medicines Control Company of Zimbabwe -MCAZ has recalled two batches of Benylin Paediatric 100ml Syrup from shelves after a toxic substance, Diethylene glycol was recently found in the medicine. In a statement, MCAZ director-general Richard Rukwata Monday said communication received from the National Agency for Food and ...

Africa & World

Iran warns Israel against 'reckless' retaliation following aerial attack 

Iran warns Israel against ‘reckless’ retaliation following aerial attack 

/ World
By BBC Iran has warned Israel that any "reckless" retaliation to its unprecedented aerial attack would receive a "much stronger response." More than 300 drones and missiles were launched at Israel by Iran overnight, following the 1 April Israeli strike on Iran's consulate in Syria. Israel said it and allies ...

Opinion