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Zanu-PF government spending shock: where did the billions go?

Zanu-PF government spending shock: where did the billions go?

IN his first address as president last November, Emmerson Mnangagwa promised to focus on economic recovery and to “shed misbehaviours and acts of indiscipline which have characterised the past.” But, faced with a tough battle to secure a fresh mandate after completing ousted President Robert Mugabe’s term, Mnangagwa abandoned his austerity pledge and resorted to […]

Pay U.S.$100 Billion 1980s Massacres Compensation, Zimbabwe Govt Told

Pay U.S.$100 Billion 1980s Massacres Compensation, Zimbabwe Govt Told

The government must pay the Matebeleland US$100 billion in compensation for Gukurahundi and other outrages perpetrated by successive Zanu PF administrations since 1980, an opposition politician has said. Self-exiled leader of the secessionist Matabeleland Liberation Organisation (MLO), Paul Siwela, the region must not accept President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s offer to apologise until the compensation is paid. […]

WHO supports Zimbabwe with 1.4 million vaccinations to beat cholera outbreak

WHO supports Zimbabwe with 1.4 million vaccinations to beat cholera outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) is supporting Zimbabwe’s efforts to begin vaccinating 1.4 million people against a new deadly outbreak of cholera, beginning on Wednesday, after the water-borne disease first surfaced in a suburb of the capital Harare early last month. Glen View, a dense suburb vulnerable to cholera because of a lack of clean […]

ZETDC executives Chinembiri and Dhliwayo arrested for corruption

ZETDC executives Chinembiri and Dhliwayo arrested for corruption

Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution managing director Julian Chinembiri together with his finance director Thoko Dhliwayo have been arrested over a $35 million corruption scandal involving an Indian firm called PME. They were picked by detectives last night and are still in police holding cells while their court papers are still being finalised. Sources close […]

Zanu-PF probes shortages of basic commodities

Zanu-PF probes shortages of basic commodities

Zanu-PF is concerned with the unjustified hiking of prices of basic commodities and the shortage of certain goods being experienced in the country, which the party expects to end soon as Government is dealing with the situation. Speaking during an inter-district meeting in Bindura on Saturday, Zanu-PF national political commissar Cde Engelbert Rugeje said the […]

I Believe I Will Still Be President At 91 Says ED Mnangagwa

I Believe I Will Still Be President At 91 Says ED Mnangagwa

ZANU PF leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa has indicated he believes he will still be president into a third term. This means he will be 91 when he gets to consider retirement, putting him into the same bracket with his predecessor Robert Mugabe who was removed by the army after crossing the 91 year age mark. The […]

US Dollars And Bond Notes/RTGS Are No Longer The Same

US Dollars And Bond Notes/RTGS Are No Longer The Same

The major highlight of today’s monetary policy statement was the directive that banks must now separate the Nostro foreign accounts and local RTGS or Bond with effect from 15 October 2018. advertisement What it means This means that officially Zimbabwe has two currencies, that’s US dollars and RTGS/Bond. Consequently, banks will allow depositors to hold […]

Chiwenga is about to be fired, only option is to overthrow ED Mnangagwa: Exiled Ethiopian-dictator Mengistu

Chiwenga is about to be fired, only option is to overthrow ED Mnangagwa: Exiled Ethiopian-dictator Mengistu

By Itai Mushekwe/ Mary-Kate Kahari | No nonsense vice president, Rtd General Constantino Chiwenga, might be forced to sieze total Zimbabwe power at all costs amid reported growing suspicion by his personal military advisor and confidant, exiled and fallen Ethiopian autarch, Mengistu Haile Mariam, of an alleged plot by unnamed foreign powers to have President […]

ED fires Tobaiwa Mudede, Demotes George Charamba… Zimbabweans celebrate

ED fires Tobaiwa Mudede, Demotes George Charamba… Zimbabweans celebrate

On spotlight is long serving Registrar General Tobaiwa Mudede who has been retired and Ministry of Information spokesperson George Charamba has been dropped and is reported to have been re-assigned to the post of deputy chief secretary. Zimbabweans across political divide have all welcomed the fall of long serving Registrar General Tobaiwa Mudede who has […]

Chiwenga Tells Of Two VIP Deaths In Zimbabwe

Chiwenga Tells Of Two VIP Deaths In Zimbabwe

Prominent Harare preacher, Apostle Thomas Chiwenga, who usually predicts major events in the country has revealed that he sees two important people dying in quick succession in Zimbabwe, which will have an impact on the future. “I see two coffins, coffins that will bring this country to a standstill. People right now have people they […]

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