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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 17:28:50 GMT
Mnangagwa Pardons Prisoners
[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has pardoned thousands of prisoners across the country in bid to decongest prisons and improve the living conditions of those who remain.

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:11:29 GMT
Khupe Free to Leave, Says Opposition Leader Chamisa
[The Herald] MDC-T president Mr Nelson Chamisa on Monday said his estranged deputy Dr Thokozani Khupe, who on Sunday announced her split from the opposition party, was free to leave. Dr Khupe leads a breakaway faction in the MDC-T consisting of the n...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:13:56 GMT
VP Chiwenga, Moyo U.S.$5 Million Suit On Hold
[The Herald] The High Court has reserved its ruling on whether or not the $5 million defamation lawsuit pitting Vice President Constantino Chiwenga and fugitive former Cabinet minister Professor Jonathan Moyo should be referred to trial. VP Chiwenga ...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 09:06:16 GMT
We Don't Just Hand Out Money, Says China
[New Zimbabwe] China dragged its feet on implementing former President Robert Mugabe's "mega-deals" because of a poisoned business environment, Beijing's envoy to Harare has said.

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 08:12:39 GMT
Child Labour Exposed At Tobacco Farms
[CAJ News] Harare -Research by human rights groups has established abusive practices such as child labour and exposure to nicotine poisoning in the production of Zimbabwe's globally-renowned tobacco.

Zimbabwe Herald

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:47:33 +0000
JUST IN: Return to work or no pay, Drs told
Government has directed its central and provincial hospitals to advise the Salary Service Bureau of the absence of junior doctors from work since the beginning of the month with a view to stopping their salaries and benefits.

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:04:04 +0000
JUST IN: ED pardons prisoners
Abigail Mawonde Herald Correspondent President Mnangagwa has pardoned thousands of prisoners across the country in bid to decongest prisons and improve the living conditions of those who remain. Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) deput...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:02:50 +0000
JUST IN: Lupane State Uni students protest
Lupane State University students based at the institution’s campus in Lupane, are demonstrating against university authorities for allegedly exemptinglearners from the Department of Development Studies from paying accommodation fees.

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:00:29 +0000
JUST IN:Tobacco selling season opens
The 2018 tobacco season was officially opened today with Government indicating that it is now extending Command Agriculture to tobacco.

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 22:05:21 +0000
We’re all in this together as a nation
This should be the slogan as Zimbabwe finds her feet, and her people find each other. Yes, President Mnangagwa should lead, but we all have a part to play. One man can only do so much. And for a man who has only been at the helm of Government for jus...

Zimbabwe Mail

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:02:24 +0000
Grace Mugabe And Son Ordered Off Diamond Dealer’s Properties
Former First Lady Grace Mugabe and her son Russell Goreraza have been ordered to leave three properties belonging to a Lebanese businessman, Mr Jamal Ahmed over a botched diamond deal. On March 16 2018, High Court [...]

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:46:38 +0000
Zimbabwe expects higher tobacco output, could improve liquidity
HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwe expects output of its second biggest export earner tobacco to rise 5.8 percent to 200 million kilogramme this year, an industry group said on Wednesday, as farmers started selling their crop [...]

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:40:41 +0000
Zimbabwe striking doctors turn down government offer
HARARE, (Xinhua) — Zimbabwean junior doctors who have been on a three-week strike have turned down government offer to increase their on call allowances by 50 percent and are demanding for further dialogue, the state-controlled [...]

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:36:45 +0000
Mnangagwa Appoints Serving Soldier As Senior Principal Director In Chiwenga’s Office
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed Major-General Grey Mashava as the Senior Principal Director in the Office of Vice President Retired General Constantino Chiwenga and Ministry of Defence and War Veterans Affairs. Mnangagwa also promoted M...

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:34:01 +0000
Kenya’s ruling party says hired firm linked to data breach
NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s ruling Jubilee party said on Tuesday it had paid for “branding” in the 2017 presidential election from SCL, affiliate of consultancy Cambridge Analytica, which is at the centre of an election [...]

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