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What is Grace Mugabe’s Greatest Fear?

What is Grace Mugabe’s Greatest Fear?

Leader of Zanu-PF women’s wing and First Lady Grace Mugabe, could be elevated to the cabinet of her husband, Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, in order to give her some political strength. Institute for Security Studies consultant Derek Matyszak told a seminar in Pretoria on Tuesday that Grace was concerned about her future after her husband […]

Child Smuggling On Zimbabwe-South Africa Border Surges

Child Smuggling On Zimbabwe-South Africa Border Surges

A total of 150 children were this year intercepted while being smuggled into either South Africa or Zimbabwe, while 79 local minors are being held at care centres in Limpopo province, an action committee has revealed. A quarterly meeting of the Zimbabwe-South Africa Cross-Border Coordination Committee for Unaccompanied and Separated Migrant Children raised concern over […]

Zimbabwe Pastor Talks to ‘God’ On the Phone During Service

Zimbabwe Pastor Talks to ‘God’ On the Phone During Service

A pastor has claimed to have a direct phone number to heaven, after a video of him talking on the phone during a church service emerged. “I actually have a direct line which I can call Him on and get instructions on how to proceed,” Pastor Paul Sanyangore of Victory World International has been quoted […]

Whites To Blame For the Bad Roads, Says Minister Shuvai Mahofa

Whites To Blame For the Bad Roads, Says Minister Shuvai Mahofa

Carefree Masvingo State Minister, Shuvai Ben Mahofa has blamed white people for contributing towards the socio-economic problems in the country. Mahofa stunned party members and farmers in Chiredzi when she quipped white owners of conservancies were largely to blame for the current problems in the country. She also lambasted white business people for sabotaging government […]

52 Zimbabwean MPs Yet to Speak Since Opening of 8th Parliament

52 Zimbabwean MPs Yet to Speak Since Opening of 8th Parliament

OVER 50 members of parliament are yet to contribute anything in the national assembly since the beginning of the eighth parliament, an interest group has said. Speaking in Harare Monday, Women in Politics Support (WIPSU) executive director Sakhile Sifelani Ngoma told a Zimbabwe Parliamentary Journalists Forum workshop in Harare that there was need to interrogate […]

Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe reshuffles permanent secretaries

Zimbabwe’s President Mugabe reshuffles permanent secretaries

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has reshuffled some permanent secretaries, with under-fire Mines and Mining Development secretary Francis Gudyanga reassigned to the Higher and Tertiary Education ministry. In a statement yesterday, the Chief Secretary to the Office of the President and Cabinet, Misheck Sibanda, said the reassignments were with immediate effect. Gudyanga, who has been accused of […]

Minister Chinamasa Says Thanks to Mining, Sleepless Nights Are Now a Thing of the Past

Minister Chinamasa Says Thanks to Mining, Sleepless Nights Are Now a Thing of the Past

FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa says he no longer has sleepless nights over the country’s economy as key performers such as mining and agriculture are showing good results. Chinamasa said this as he praised the mining industry on Friday at the just ended 78th Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe annual general meeting and conference in Victoria […]

South African hunter Theunis Botha crushed to death by elephant after it is fatally shot in Zimbabwe

South African hunter Theunis Botha crushed to death by elephant after it is fatally shot in Zimbabwe

A well-known South African hunter has died after he was crushed to death by an elephant which was shot by another member of his group. Theunis Botha, 51, from Johannesberg, was leading a hunt in Gwai, Zimbabwe, when they stumbled across a herd of elephants, which included pregnant cows. Three elephants stampeded towards the hunters and Mr Botha opened fire with […]

Did On Duty Zimbabwean Cop Have a Little Too Much To Drink?

Did On Duty Zimbabwean Cop Have a Little Too Much To Drink?

A video showing an apparently drunk police officer in full uniform is getting quite a reaction. The real question is, will he be seen in police uniform again?

What You Need to Know Before Reporting on Mugabe

What You Need to Know Before Reporting on Mugabe

Robert Mugabe is still one of the hottest news stories on the African continent – and as he gets older that’s unlikely to change. His health (or lack of it), his glamorous wife Grace and his pronouncements on sanctions and elections: if you’re looking for clicks, Mugabe is your man. But the Zimbabwe and Mugabe […]

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