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Wednesday, 07-23-14, 10:11Mugabe Forced to Reverse 'Illegal' Appointments[New Zimbabwe]PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has been forced to withdraw the re-appointment of Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commissioners less than two weeks after he extended their terms of office after it emerged the move was possibly illegal. read more...
Wednesday, 07-23-14, 7:49Sex-for-Food Scheme Expose Children to STIs[CAJ News]Masvingo -HUNDREDS of people, among them monitors as young as 14, have contracted sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) since the beginning of the year as the situation at the Chingwizi transit camp turn dire by the day. read more...
Tuesday, 07-22-14, 11:32Defamation No Longer Criminal[The Herald]The Constitutional Court has removed from the statutes Section 31 (a) (iii) of theCriminal Law (Codification and Reform Act), which criminalised defamation. This means defamation is no longer a criminal offence. read more...
Tuesday, 07-22-14, 9:01Tsvangirai's UK Trip Unmasked[The Herald]MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai, who is travelling to the United Kingdom over the weekend, will use the opportunity to meet senior members of the British political establishment and donors as part of a fundraising mission for his insolvent, fractured party. read more...
Tuesday, 07-22-14, 6:41U.S. Dismisses State Reports of Plans to Block Aid[SW Radio]The United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe has dismissed state media reports suggesting that US authorities had further tightened targeted restrictive measures this month, to include blocking humanitarian aid such as food and medical supplies. read more...
Monday, 07-21-14, 13:43Young Southern Zimbabweans Shun the Army[RNW Africa]Young men and women from Matabeleland in southern Zimbabwe are shunning recruitment in the army, largely because of bitterness over past military atrocities. The so-called Gukurahundi in the early 1980s claimed an estimated 20,000 innocent civilians, who were executed by the army's North Korean-trained Fifth Brigade. read more...
Monday, 07-21-14, 7:43Economy on Recovery Path, Says President[The Herald]President Mugabe yesterday presented prizes to police and army officers, war veterans and civilians who performed well in the 2014 President's Medal Shoot Competition at Cleveland Rifle Range. The event was organised by the Zimbabwe Republic Police. Those who participated in the shooting competition included officers from the Zimbabwe Republic Police, Zimbabwe National Army, Air Force of Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe Prison and Correctional Services, Presidential Guard, war veterans and civilians. read more...
Sunday, 07-20-14, 13:45Love Scandals - Tsvangirai Hits Back[Zimbabwe Standard]MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday took a dig at the MDC Renewal Team leaders Tendai Biti and Samuel Sipepa Nkomo saying the two were not qualified to criticise his personal life. read more...
Sunday, 07-20-14, 13:38Platinum Mine Collapses[The Herald]Zimplats averted disaster on Thursday when the platinum mining giant timely intervened to evacuate workers and activate its emergency systems after one of its four mines, Bimha, caved in, resulting in production being cut by about 50 percent. read more...
Sunday, 07-20-14, 6:26Millers Welcome Grain Traders Ban[New Zimbabwe]THE Grain Millers Association of Zimbabwe last week commended the government's decision to stop all GMB depots across the country importing maize or buying grain from private traders. read more...

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