Posted on September 21, 2018

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Foreign Affairs Minister Alive and well

FOREIGN Affairs and International Trade Minister Dr Sibusiso Moyo is in a stable condition at the Avenues Clinic in Harare where he has been admitted over a minor illness, Government has confirmed. Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Deputy Minister Cde Energy Mutodi confirmed that he visited Dr Moyo yesterday and he was recovering well. On […]

Posted on September 20, 2018

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Border posts on Cholera high Alert

Beitbridge District has been put on high alert following a cholera outbreak which has affected several people and claimed 31 lives in Harare, an official has said. District medical officer Dr Lenos Samhere last week said they had put medical staff on standby to deal with any related cases of cholera and typhoid. He was […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Four power producers approach ZERA for licences

Four Independent Power Producers (IPP) have approached the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority seeking independent licenses to venture into electricity generation. The energy regulatory authority revealed this in notices published in the media this week. If implemented, Zimbabwe’s power deficit gap could be slashed significantly. Zimbabwe currently covers its power deficit with imports from Mozambique’s Hydro […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Econet celebrates 20 years of ZSE listing

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe yesterday reached a major milestone after completing 20 years since its shares were listed and first publicly traded on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE); a month after Zimbabwe’s biggest mobile network also became the largest company on the local bourse by market capitalisation. The company was listed on September 17, 1998, a […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Nyagura’s trial put on hold

The trial of suspended University of Zimbabwe (UZ) Levi Nyagura, who is accused of illegally awarding former First Lady Grace Mugabe a PhD, has been put on hold pending the determination of his application at the Constitutional Court (Concourt). Nyagura was supposed to stand trial yesterday following the dismissal of his application for referral of […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Chinese man lose $122 000 cash in a robbery

A 30-year-old man appeared in court yesterday for allegedly stealing $122 000 cash from a Chinese man. Forward Kombo appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Rumbidzai Mugwagwa charged with robbery and unlawful possession and wearing camouflage uniform. He was denied bail and remanded to October 1. Prosecuting, Mr Sebastian Mutizirwa alleged Kombo and three others, who […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Man rapes and impregnate 14year old cousin

A Lower Gweru man has been sentenced to 13 years in jail for raping his 14-year-old cousin. The convict (24) from Tununu Village under chief Bunina in lower Gweru appeared before Gweru regional magistrate Mrs Phathekile Msipa, who convicted him after a full trial and slapped him with a 15-year prison term. Two years were […]

Posted on September 18, 2018

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Deceased woman’s body unclaimed since July

POLICE in Bulawayo are appealing to members of the public who may have a missing relative to come forward and identify a woman who was found dead along Old Khami Road. The body has been at Mpilo Central Hospital Mortuary since July. Bulawayo Metropolitan Province police spokesperson Chief Inspector Precious Simango said the unidentified woman […]