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Zimbabwe

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 06:57:00 GMT
U.S. Renews Sanctions
[New Zimbabwe] US President Donald Trump has extended by another year, his government's sanctions targeted at former President Robert Mugabe, top local politicians and firms accused of undermining Zimbabwe's democratic processes.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 12:09:39 GMT
Opposition MP Mamombe Denied Bail
[263Chat] Harare West Member of Parliament, Joanah Mamombe is set to remain behind bars after Magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa denied her bail urging her to instead approach the High Court.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 06:45:33 GMT
Bond Notes a Success - Reserve Bank Governor
[The Herald] RESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya insists bond notes did not fail as an export incentive, but were a major success as evidenced by the rise in foreign currency receipts since their introduction. Dr Mangudya said th...

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:15:59 GMT
Chamisa Jumps to Mwonzora's Defence
[263Chat] As the opposition MDC elective congress slated for May this year gathers momentum, many twists and turns are sparking high in the labor backed political party.

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 11:15:53 GMT
Central Bank Acquires U.S.$1 Billion Loans
[The Herald] The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has acquired $985 million in loans from several regional banks for lending to the productive sectors as well as for the purchase of critical imports such as fuel, according to the Apex Bank governor Dr ...

Zimbabwe Herald

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:10:19 +0000
ED heads to Manicaland
President Mnangagwa will today lead a high-powered delegation to Manicaland province to supervise rescue and relief efforts, as Government steps up efforts to assist several people affected by Cyclone Idai that has so far left 98 people dead and disp...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:09:21 +0000
President consoles grieving nation
President Mnangagwa yesterday sent his condolence message to families of the 98 people who have lost their lives after Cyclone Idai hit the eastern parts of the country, mainly Chimanimani and Chipinge districts, over the weekend.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:08:59 +0000
UPDATED: Govt avails $50m for Idai
Government will disburse $50 million to assist victims of Cyclone Idai and restore infrastructure destroyed by the disaster, with the timely return of President Mnangagwa from his trip to the United Arab Emirates providing the much-needed resources t...

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:07:21 +0000
Zim to engage Trump
Zimbabwe will continue to engage American President Donald Trump’s administration to ensure removal of illegal sanctions which Washington imposed on the nation, hurting the economy, President Mnangagwa has said.

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 22:06:52 +0000
Cyclone damages fuel control room in Beira
Cyclone Idai, which has left a trail of destruction in Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Malawi, damaged the Companhiado De Pipeline Mozambique-Zimbabwe (CPMZ) control room at Beira in Mozambique last week, affecting the pumping of fuel and natural gas to Fer...

Zimbabwe Mail

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:45:22 +0000
Mozambique’s president says cyclone death toll may be 1,000
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Mozambique’s President Filipe Nyusi says that more than 1,000 may have by killed by Cyclone Idai, which many say is the worst in more than 20 years. Speaking to state Radio Mozambique, [...]

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:31:39 +0000
Facebook says service hindered by lack of local news
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook’s effort to establish a service that provides its users with local news and information is being hindered by the lack of outlets where the company’s technicians can find original reporting. [...]

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:35:26 +0000
UN team joins Zimbabwe efforts supporting cyclone Idai victims
HARARE (Xinhua) — The United Nations team in Zimbabwe has joined the government and other partners in supporting about 8,000 people affected by cyclone Idai in the southeastern parts of the country. “UN Zimbabwe team [...]

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:31:25 +0000
Zimbabwe currency crisis robs Bell of record year
A new currency regime in Zimbabwe robbed Bell Equipment of a record financial year, giving the company a R87.4-million “ankle-tap that went straight to the bottom line”, said CEO Leon Goosen on Monday. “It happened right at [...]

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:12:25 +0000
G40 re-groups Prof Moyo-Kasukuwere twin-tag plans Mnangagwa onslaught
Exiled former cabinet Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo on Sunday extended an invitation to Saviour Kasukuwere to join him in the fight against ZANU PF in defence of Nelson Chamisa’s claim that he was rigged of [...]

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