Britain is keen to assist Zimbabwe to identify resources to compensate former white commercial farmers who lost farms during the land reform programme, an issue that triggered the stand-off between Harare and London at the turn of the millennium.
This emerged during a meeting between Foreign Affairs and International Trade …read more
Thokozani Khupe today won the first round against Nelson Chamisa in their battle for the MDC-T name and symbol when the High Court in Bulawayo ruled that the case was not urgent.
The Chamisa faction of the Movement for Democratic Change-Tsvangirai filed an urgent application with the court to bar …read more
Businessman James Makamba who was in self-imposed exile for the past 12 years has refuted reports that he has been disqualified from contesting in the Zanu-PF primary elections. According to the reports, Makamba was notified of the decision last night.
The decision was purportedly made because Makamba was secretly recorded …read more
Former minister of finance and opposition politician Tendai Biti has called for the government to put closure on the dark spots in the country’s history which resulted in the loss of many lives. Biti highlighted the Gukurahundi massacres in the early 1980s, violence associated with the land reform program …read more
Zimbabwe is considering issuing between $2.5 and $3.5 billion in sovereign bonds after elections set for July and will use some of the money to clear arrears to foreign lenders, Deputy Finance Minister Terrence Mukupe said on Tuesday.
Mukupe, whose comments were broadcast on state television, said the …read more
Billionaire Vincent Bollore is being held for questioning by French judicial police Tuesday as part of an investigation into possible bribes of public officials in two African countries. The probe -- which could result in charges against Bollore -- is looking at contracts awarded to his company for the operation of container …read more
Foreign Affairs and International Trade minister Sibusiso Moyo has assured international investors and other stakeholders that President Emmerson Mnangagwa was ready to step down and hand over power if he loses the upcoming general elections to an opposition candidate.
Speaking at the United Kingdom-based think-tank, Chatham House Africa, Moyo yesterday …read more
Opposition National People’s Party leader Joice Mujuru has resolved to forego mass campaign rallies, saying she preferred door-to-door and ward-based meetings ahead of this year’s general elections.
Party spokesperson Jeffreyson Chitando told NewsDay yesterday that the move was meant to drum up support at grassroots level, describing open …read more
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Zimbabwean football yesterday woke up to some depressing news following the death of Douglas Tanyanyiwa, a former Dynamos benefactor and owner of ex-Premiership football club Douglas Warriors. He was 64.
Tanyanyiwa, who has been unwell for some time, died in the morning yesterday, a day after …read more
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Thokozani Khupe has defended the imposition of Linda Masarira into the spokesperson position arguing that the activist is an active member of her party despite pledging on Twitter that she will vote for Nelson Chamisa.
Khupe’s aide, Witness Dube, said the attacks were being done …read more
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Responding to a question on why the MDC-T led by Nelson Chamisa has not announced a day for primary elections, national secretary for elections Murisi Zwizwai said they delaying announcing the dates to avoid infiltration by Zanu-PF.
He said this during an interview hosted by Ruvheneko …read more
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Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe, 94, has reportedly denied reports that he rejected an invitation from President Emmerson Mnangagwa to attend this year's Independence celebrations.
Zimbabwe celebrated its 38th independence anniversary on April 18 in Harare. The event was attended by a number of dignitaries, including diplomats …read more
A man who survived a shark attack in Hawaii Thursday has in the past four years also survived being mauled by a bear and bitten by a rattlesnake, it has emerged. McWilliams suffered deep cuts to his legs when attacked by a shark while bodyboarding off Hawaii’s Kauai Thursday …read more
A man suspected of killing four people at a Waffle House in Tennessee has been arrested by police in Nashville. Police said Travis Reinking, 29, was caught in a wooded area. He allegedly opened fire at the restaurant on Sunday with an AR-15 rifle, before discarding his coat and fleeing …read more
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