Zimbabwe News


Monday, 08-31-15, 12:38It's the Lord Who Lets Me Live So Long - Mugabe[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe says it's "the Lord" who has let him live to the ripe old age of 91, but avoiding alcohol has helped. read more...
Monday, 08-31-15, 12:17Dentist Not to Blame for Cecil's Death - Grace Mugabe[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe says US dentist Walter Palmer isn't to be blamed for Cecil the lion's death, it was reported on Thursday. read more...
Sunday, 08-30-15, 5:24Mugabe Struggles to Walk[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe needed assistance from First Lady Grace to walk up and down the podium during proceedings to lay to rest national hero and former High Court judge Andrew Mutema. read more...
Saturday, 08-29-15, 14:52Mahachi Demands Typify Looting Mentality[Zimbabwe Independent] THE outlandishly lavish exit package demanded by suspended Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi is a window unto the utopian island inhabited by a minority rapacious elite in Zimbabwe's sea of poverty occasioned by a collapsing economy. read more...
Saturday, 08-29-15, 5:25Mugabe Ranked 5th Worst African Leader but the Most Educated[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has been judged the most educated African leader by a popular African website which however places him an ignominious third among the continent's worst leaders. read more...
Saturday, 08-29-15, 5:00Banks Fire Over 2 000 Workers[Zimbabwe Independent] MORE than 2 000 employees have been fired from the banking sector since 2009, with 130 sacked using the recent Supreme Court ruling, a bankers' union has said. read more...
Friday, 08-28-15, 15:11Diamonds Lose Their Bling in Zimbabwe[Zimbabwe Independent] THE value of Zimbabwe's diamonds on the international market tumbled by as much as 56% between 2013 and 2014 to US$238,6 million as the country's precious stone seems to be losing its shine. read more...
Friday, 08-28-15, 9:47VP Says Food Imports Draining Govt Funds - Reports[News24Wire] Zimbabwean Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has expressed concern over food imports, saying they are draining the country's already strained resources, according to reports. read more...
Friday, 08-28-15, 5:13State Security Agents Threaten MPs for Heckling Mugabe[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's state security agents reportedly threatened legislators from the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) with unspecified action, after accusing them of embarrassing President Robert Mugabe by heckling him during his state of the nation address (Sona) on Tuesday. read more...
Thursday, 08-27-15, 9:24Mugabe's Signature Ends 'Free' Retrenchments[News24Wire] Contested new labour regulations making it harder to retrench workers in Zimbabwe came into force on Wednesday, a legal watchdog said. read more...


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