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Zimbabwe: China Challenges Zim Govt Bilateral Support Figures

Controversy shrouds bilateral support figures released by the Zimbabwean government last week during the 2020 National Budget following...

Zimbabwe: How Sanctions Became a Geopolitical Football, Scapegoat for Repression and Corruption

The Zimbabwean government declared October 25 a national holiday.On that date, the country came to virtual standstill. The...

Zimbabwe: Trainee Medical Registrars Boycott Final Exams, Argue Doctors’ Strike Denied Them Practical Learning

Dozens of University of Zimbabwe (UZ) postgraduate medical registrars, Monday boycotted their end of course examinations claiming they...

Zimbabwe: ED Turns to Election Losers in Anti-Sanctions Fight

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has turned to last year's losing presidential election candidates to assist with ways to have...

Zimbabwe: Masakadza Appointed ZC Director of Cricket

Hamilton Masakadza has been appointed Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC)'s director of cricket, a newly created role designed to transform...

Minister’s Sanctioning Draws Govt Ire

Government has fired a salvo at the United States of America's decision to add to its sanctions list,...

Zimbabwe: Ministry of Finance Officials in No-Show At Parliamentary Meeting

Officials from the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development today staged yet another no-show at the Parliamentary Public...

Southern Africa: U.S. Tightens Screws On Sanctions Against Zimbabwe

Harare — Calls by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) for the lifting of sanctions against Zimbabwe have...

Zimbabwe Has World Fastest Reforming Economy in 30 Years – Ncube

Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube says the country has the fastest reforming economy in the world in the past...

Africa: Sexless Zimbabwean Transgenders – a Life Lived in a Borrowed Body

Harare, Zimbabwe - On his way to South Africa a few weeks ago, (TeeJay) as he prefers to...

Zimbabwe: Makorokoza Blamed for Teenage Pregnancy Spike in Mash Central

Mashonaland Central province has recorded the highest number of teenage pregnancies owing to an influx of illegal miners...

Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Plans Law to Punish Those Calling for Sanctions

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's Zanu PF is considering enacting a law that will make it criminal for any Zimbabwean...

Zimbabwe: Protest Sanctions on Leadership

Thousands of Zimbabweans marched Friday in Harare to protest sanctions imposed on the country's leadership for most of...

Zimbabwe: Mthwakazi Threatens to Take Down Nehanda Statue From Iconic Bulawayo Arts Centre

A showdown is looming between the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) and the Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) following the...

Zimbabwe: Girl (10) Sneaks Out of Home for 3 Days, Reports Granny for Assaulting Her

A 10-year-old girl from Jambezi outside Victoria Falls has dragged her grandmother to court for assault. This is...

Zimbabwe, U.S. Relations Need Introspection

The United States of America is surely thumbing its nose at Zimbabwe, regarding its continued hostile policy towards...

Zimbabwe: Fresh Pay Hike for Civil Servants On the Cards

Government is lining up another salary adjustment for civil servants to cushion them from the unwarranted price increases...

Southern Africa: Airzim, Acsa Resolve Impasse

A team of negotiators dispatched to South Africa by Air Zimbabwe brokered a deal that saw the release...

Zimbabwe: ‘Anti-Sanctions Day Should Come More Often’, Says Hungry Zimbabweans Munching Free Food

WHEN President Emmerson Mnangagwa arrived for the anti-sanctions day event on Friday, the terraces were near empty as...

Zimbabwe Sanctions – the Government and the West Play the Blame Game

Harare — A senior Zimbabwean government official has been slapped by US sanctions for gross human rights violations....

Southern Africa: SADC Stands With Zim

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) yesterday walked the talk on the anti-sanctions campaign in solidarity with Zimbabwe,...

Southern Africa: Editorial Comment – SADC Has Spoken, It’s Time for Sanctions to Go

The message came out clearly yesterday: the illegal sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe by Western countries are not just...

Southern Africa: Zim Receives Massive Support From SADC, AU

It was a day to remember for Zimbabwe yesterday as it received overwhelming support from SADC and African...

Zimbabwe: Russian Investments Will Boost Zim Economy – President

President Emmerson Mnangagwa (ED) was this week in Russia where he attended the Russia-Africa Summit that ended on...

Zimbabwe: Harare CBD Deserted As Residents Snub Anti-Sanctions March

HARARE'S city centre was Friday deserted as the majority of residents chose to stay home while a few...

Zimbabwe: Camping Against Sanctions – Day 210

Determination is the word that immediately comes up when one reflects on the story of scores of Zimbabweans,...

Zimbabwe: ‘Illegal Sanctions Hurting Business, Economy’

Captains of industry and economic analysts are unanimous that sanctions have had an overly distressing effect on the...

Zimbabwe: Stop Strangling Zimbabwe – Mutsvangwa

Excerpts from Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Minister Monica Mutsvangwa's interview with ZBC There is never a justifiable...

Zimbabwe: The New Normal – Zimbabwe Leverages On China’s Global Science and Technology Leadership

Chinese President Xi Jinping says that science and technology respond to the call of the times and have...

Zimbabwe: Chasi Bemoans Lost Investment Through Negative, False Reportage On Zim

Energy Minister, Fortune Chasi has pleaded with the local media to report accurately on issues relating to the...

Zimbabwe: Anti-Graft Group, IDT Slams ‘Malicious’ CIA Regime Change Collabo Claims

Top anti-corruption watchdog, Information for Development Trust has dismissed as false and malicious, State claims that it was...

Zimbabwe: Mohadi Ex-Wife Turns Up the Heat On VP, Demands His Arrest

Vice President Kembo Mohadi's ex-wife, Tambudzani has written to police commanders demanding to know if her assault complaint...

Zimbabwe: Prosecutor General Hodzi Goes After Mzembi

Prosecutor-General (PG) Kumbirai Hodzi has approached the High Court seeking an order to have former Tourism Minister, Walter...

Zimbabwe: ‘Zanu-PF Youths’ Stone Late Police Brutality Victim’s Hearse

Suspected Zanu PF youths Thursday stoned and smashed the windscreen of a hearse carrying late Harare vendor and...

Zimbabwe: War Vets – ‘Political Devil’ Western Countries Should Be Fought Through MDC

Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association spokesperson, Douglas Mahiya says Western powers that imposed sanctions on the country...

Zimbabwe: Ncube’s Growth Forecasts Unrealistic, Say Analysts

With Zimbabwe's economy expected to shrink by 7,2% this year, buffeted by severe headwinds, including rising inflation, currency...

Zimbabwe: 2020 Budget – Uphill Task for Ncube

Finance minister Mthuli Ncube faces a daunting task of devising a cocktail of fiscal measures to stabilise the...

Zimbabwe: Massive Layoffs Rock Zim Financial Sector

More than 300 workers in the financial services sector have been laid off in the last two months...

Zimbabwe: Biti, Mangudya Parly Bust-Up, Angry RBZ Boss Cries ‘Burning’ By a Grilling Ex-Finance Minister

HARARE East MP, Tendai Biti had a bruising stand-off with Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor, John Mangudya...

Zimbabwe: Bigwigs Plot Chiwenga Ouster

A clique of Zanu PF members is reportedly plotting to oust ailing Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga on grounds of...