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‘President Emmerson Mnangagwa won’t win first round vote’

‘President Emmerson Mnangagwa won’t win first round vote’

A Mass Public Opinion Institute (MPOI) survey says 42% of registered voters will vote for Zanu PF leader, President Emmerson Mnangagwa if elections were held today, with MDC Alliance leader, Nelson Chamisa projected to get 31% of the ballots, necessitating a presidential election run-off. The survey report was released yesterday at a MPOI meeting in […]

Ten people killed as domestic flight crashes in Kenya

Ten people killed as domestic flight crashes in Kenya

Eight passengers and two pilots were killed when a scheduled domestic flight to Kenya’s capital Nairobi crashed into a mountain late on Tuesday, a senior government official said on Thursday. The single turboprop Cessna Caravan plane, operated by local firm FlySax, lost contact with the control tower minutes before it was scheduled to land at […]

We don’t trust Zimbabwe ‘open for business’ with investment just yet: Netherlands

We don’t trust Zimbabwe ‘open for business’ with investment just yet: Netherlands

NETHERLANDS ambassador to Zimbabwe, Barbara van Hellemond says the African nation still has a long way to go before it can be trusted with investment from her country. Speaking at a business to business matchmaking seminar yesterday involving farmers in livestock, horticulture and poultry from Netherlands and Zimbabwe yesterday, Hellemond said there was still more […]

Swaziland Election Board Targets Fewer Voters

Swaziland Election Board Targets Fewer Voters

Swaziland’s Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) is targeting to register fewer voters for the forthcoming national election than registered at the last poll in 2013. EBC Chairman Chief Gija Dlamini said it was targeting 500,000 voters. The Swazi Observer reported on Friday (1 June 2018) he said, ‘It could be a miracle to have all […]

Is Zambian Leader Building Million-Dollar Mansion in Swaziland?

Is Zambian Leader Building Million-Dollar Mansion in Swaziland?

State House spokesperson Amos Chanda says there is no impropriety involved in the transaction involving a gift of a piece of land given to President Edgar Lungu in the Royal Kingdom of eSwatini (formerly known as Swaziland). Speaking when he addressed the press at statehouse this afternoon, Chanda said the matter is a purely decision […]

President Mnangagwa ally Abedinico Ncube in shock return

President Mnangagwa ally Abedinico Ncube in shock return

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s ally, Abedinico Ncube, has shockingly bounced back as a Zanu PF parliamentary candidate, where he will represent Gwanda South, replacing ZBC radio announcer, Omphile Marupi, who had won the party’s primary elections. Contacted for comment over his return, Ncube curtly said:“That’s your story.” Marupi said: “Man, I am out. No reasons were […]

Crocodile Kills Ethiopian Pastor After Baptism Gone Wrong

Crocodile Kills Ethiopian Pastor After Baptism Gone Wrong

A routine baptism ceremony went horribly awry after a crocodile grabbed hold of the pastor conducting the ceremony in Ethiopia’s Arba Minch Town, reports the BBC. The cleric, who has been identified as Docho Eshete, was carrying out the religious rite for 80 people at Lake Abaya, when the crocodile bypassed his church members to […]

Exiled Prof. Jonathan Moyo Wants to Return to Zimbabwe

Exiled Prof. Jonathan Moyo Wants to Return to Zimbabwe

Former Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo is reportedly planning to return home, less than a year after he sneaked out of the country as the military closed in on him and his cohorts in Zanu PF’s G40 faction. Moyo was part of former President Robert Mugabe’s inner circle during the mayhem that engulfed the ruling […]

U.S.$16 Billion Investments Secured By New Govt – President Mnangagwa

U.S.$16 Billion Investments Secured By New Govt – President Mnangagwa

ZIMBABWE has attracted investments worth US$16 billion into the country since Emmerson Mnangagwa took over through the assistance of the military in November last year, the president has claimed. Addressing scores of Zanu PF supporters in Gweru recently, president Mnangagwa also revealed that the government had also secured US$ 1 billion for the resuscitation of […]

We are a junta government says VP Kembo Mohadi

We are a junta government says VP Kembo Mohadi

VICE-PRESIDENT Kembo Mohadi yesterday stole the limelight for the wrong reasons when he told thousands of Zanu PF supporters at a rally in Chegutu that the current administration is a “junta government”. Giving closing remarks at the rally held at Pfupajena Stadium, Mohadi said there was nothing to be ashamed of in being a junta […]

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