Zimbabwe

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 04:29:40 GMT
Zanu-PF's Move to Offer Mnangagwa Third Presidential Term Worries Opposition
[New Zimbabwe] Moves within ruling Zanu PF to ensure President Emmerson Mnangagwa a third term in office, against dictates of the Zimbabwean constitution, have worried MDC leader Douglas Mwonzora.

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 04:17:00 GMT
Opposition Leader Mwonzora Castigates Mnangagwa's Third Term Calls
[263Chat] Opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Douglas Mwonzora has voiced strong opposition, labeling such sentiments as unacceptable and a direct threat to the country's constitutional integrity.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 14:42:15 GMT
Health Workers' Strike Put On Hold
[263Chat] In a significant development, health workers in Zimbabwe have put their intended strike on hold, opting for discussions with the authorities instead.

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 09:57:36 GMT
Businessman Mashamhanda Seeks Extension of Ejectment Notice From U.S.$1.5m Mansion
[263Chat] Harare businessman Tendai Mashamhanda is in a legal battle to extend his stay at his upscale Highlands residence, as he fights against an eviction notice served on him.

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 08:29:15 GMT
Mnangagwa Gives Traditional Leaders New Vehicles, Funeral Assistance Packages
[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa on Thursday gave chiefs hundred new Isuzu Double Cab vehicles.

Fri, 01 Mar 2024 04:17:00 GMT
Mhona Rubbishes Reports Road Rehabilitation Meant to Impress Guests
[New Zimbabwe] The government is focusing on the resuscitation of the country's road infrastructure to achieve its goals of attaining development to match world standards, Transport Minister Felix Mhona has said.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 08:34:36 GMT
Mahere Acquitted of Publishing Falsehoods After Conviction, Sentencing in 'Dead Baby Tweet' Case
[New Zimbabwe] Former Citizens Coalition for Change lawmaker, Fadzayi Mahere has been acquitted of publishing falsehoods by the High Court following her appeal against both her conviction and sentence.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 08:34:35 GMT
Tahle We Dzinza Responds to Backlash Over 'Undeserved' NAMA
[New Zimbabwe] LOCAL artist Tahle We Dzinza has responded to the backlash she has received after her "unpublished" music video won the Outstanding Video of the Year award at the recently held National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA).

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 08:34:34 GMT
No Well-Meaning Zimbabwean Would Do That - Minister Says As Health Workers Announce Job Action
[New Zimbabwe] The Minister of Health Douglas Mombeshore has dismissed the impending health workers' two-day strike which starts Thursday.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 04:38:06 GMT
All Eyes On Nokutenda At Miss World Pageant, but . . .
[The Herald] Forget about the scandals, hullabaloo, nepotism and confusion at the local pageantry. All eyes are now on Nokutenda Marumbwa at the Miss World show in India.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 07:15:56 GMT
ZBC Suspends Embattled CEO Chikunguru
[New Zimbabwe] State broadcaster, Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) has suspended its underfire Chief Executive Officer, Adelaide Chikunguru.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 13:12:22 GMT
Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Chikomo Calls for Protection of African Farmers
[The Herald] Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:31:42 GMT
Zimbabwe Court Sentences Opposition Leader for Insulting Russian Businesswoman
[VOA] Harare, Zimbabwe -- A court in Zimbabwe has sentenced an opposition leader to six months in prison or a $300 fine for verbally assaulting a Russian businesswoman.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:31:40 GMT
Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube Issues Chilling Warning Over Sugar Tax-Linked Price Hikes
[New Zimbabwe] FINANCE Minister Mthuli Ncube has issued a stern warning to all traders effecting errant price hikes on sugary beverages arguing the gazetted tax thresholds do not justify such exorbitant changes.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:31:40 GMT
Zimbabwe's External Creditors Slammed for 55% Interest On Principal Debt
[New Zimbabwe] A huge chunk of the country's external debt has been worsened by exorbitant Principal Arrears (PRA) and Interest Rates (IRA) which in turn subdues the country's repayment efforts, Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) ha...

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:31:39 GMT
Zimbabwe Healthcare Workers Announce Two-Day Strike Over Low Salaries
[New Zimbabwe] HEALTHCARE workers, including nurses and doctors, have announced a two-day strike over poor wages starting Thursday.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:31:38 GMT
I Was Really Hurt - Says Mutarisi After Saintfloew Failed to Win At NAMA
[New Zimbabwe] LOCAL businessman and arts promoter Tinashe Mutarisi has expressed his disappointment after Zim hip hop sensation Saintfloew real name Tawanda Mambo failed to win any award at the 22nd National Arts Merit Awards.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 17:10:29 GMT
Uncontrolled Asthma Silently Grips Zimbabwe, Urgent Action Needed
[The Herald] Rumbidzayi Zinyuke -- Zimbabwe is facing another silent, but significant public health threat: uncontrolled asthma.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 04:49:48 GMT
Water Levels in Dams Decline
[The Herald] Water levels in major dams have started declining as demand for irrigation water has been picking up with a significant number of farmers resorting to irrigation to sustain their summer crop.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 04:19:16 GMT
Bacteria Found in Harare Boreholes
[The Herald] Many boreholes in Harare are contaminated with a faecal bacteria, Escherichia coli (E.coli), according to the Upper Manyame Sub-Catchment Council (UMSCC), and this is a sign that cholera could also contaminate these boreholes across 13 r...

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 10:33:23 GMT
OAU Urges Formal Namibian Ceasefire
[The Herald] The Herald, February 27, 1989

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 10:33:17 GMT
'Govt Committed to Provision of Decent Housing for All'
[The Herald] The Government of Zimbabwe is committed to the provision of securitised decent accommodation and infrastructure for its citizens as outlined in Vision 2030, a Cabinet minister has said.

Wed, 28 Feb 2024 04:20:37 GMT
Former MP Biti Given a Wholly Suspended Jail Term, Fined U.S.$300 for Assaulting Russian Businesswoman
[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Harare East MP Tendai Biti has escaped jail after he was given a wholly suspended six months jail term.

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 12:17:16 GMT
Former Minister Biti Apologises for Assaulting Foreign Investor, Awaits Sentencing
[New Zimbabwe] Former Finance minister, Tendai Biti, convicted for verbally assaulting a Russian investor Tatiana Aleshina on Monday has apologised.

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 11:55:36 GMT
Villagers Walk 40km to the Nearest Clinic - Outcry As Govt Stops Carbon Credits Project Set to Provide Relief
[New Zimbabwe] THOUSANDS of villagers in the Nyamakate area of Hurungwe North constituency are risking life and limb walking 40 kilometres or more, passing through wildlife-infested forests, to get to the nearest health facility.

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 05:08:48 GMT
Cholera-Causing Bacteria Found in Harare Boreholes
[New Zimbabwe] Upper Manyame Sub-Catchment Council (UMSCC) has detected Escherichia coli (E.coli), a cholera-causing bacteria in boreholes that were tested in 14 residential areas of Harare.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 08:34:34 GMT
'Haarore' Model Denied Bail, to Remain in Custody Until Trial Begins
[New Zimbabwe] Model M'diwa Mliswa Chanetsa arrested on drug charges will remain behind bars after a Harare magistrate denied her bail.

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 04:38:05 GMT
Tahle Wedzinza - Bold or Integrity Over Nama Win?
[The Herald] Tafadzwa Zimoyo Entertainment Editor

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 12:17:19 GMT
Govt to Raise Zw$ 9 Trillion Amid Debt Crisis
[263Chat] The government is set to borrow ZW$ 9 trillion, approximately US$640 million, largely from the domestic market to cover its 2024 budget gap, a move many fear may rattle the local financial market.

Tue, 27 Feb 2024 12:17:18 GMT
'Haarore' Model Arrested Over Possession of Dangerous Drugs
[New Zimbabwe] Model M'diwa Mliswa Chanetsa has been arrested alongside a male friend for possession of a dangerous drug.

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