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Friday, 08-01-14, 11:14Govt Unfreezes Health Posts[The Herald]Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa has said Government will soon start recruiting nurses and other health professionals following the unfreezing of posts in the sector. Speaking during the official handover ceremony of a casualty block to Gweru Provincial Hospital yesterday, Dr Parirenyatwa said the ministry and other public health institutions around the country would soon start advertising vacant posts for nurses and other professionals. read more...
Friday, 08-01-14, 8:37Less Politics, More Economic Development[The Herald]LAST year's watershed election on July 31 ushered in a new Government and with it the hope that the economy will take the centre stage. However, a year later it is the politics which has been dominant while the economy is still mired in challenges. read more...
Friday, 08-01-14, 7:30A Year Since Mugabe's Re-Election[Deutsche Welle]Robert Mugabe was re-elected as president of Zimbabwe one year ago. Since then, he has done very little: his party is dominated by a power struggle over who will succeed him. read more...
Thursday, 07-31-14, 8:33Zanu-PF: Time for Introspection[The Herald]TWELVE months ago today, Zanu-PF scored a crushing victory against the MDC-T sweeping 1 493 out of 1 958 wards in the local authority elections, translating to over 76 percent dominance in local government countrywide. President Mugabe routed MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai with 61,09 percent of the valid votes cast to 33,94 percent with Zanu-PF clinching 160 seats out of the 210 National Assembly constituencies to garner a crushing 76 percent dominance of the house. read more...
Thursday, 07-31-14, 7:51First Lady Will Unify the Women's League[The Herald]The proposal by Zanu-PF women to rope in the First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe into the political scene as the boss of the Women's League is commendable. The move is not in any way extraordinary as insinuated by detractors. The First Lady requested time to consider the offer. While she is doing so, she must be on her guard against detractors who are bringing in factional scheming into this honest recommendation. It's indisputable that there are factions in Zanu-PF and it's democratic for members to differ on pr read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 8:35Headline Acts Announced for the Jameson Vic Falls Carnival[Biz-Community]The Jameson Vic Falls Carnival returns to the spectacular town of Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, to ring in a uniquely African New Year. Jameson Irish Whiskey continues as title sponsor and headline acts are Goldfish Live, joined by Beatenberg, along with Zimbabwe's own legend, Oliver ''Tuku'' Mtukudzi and the infamous Hararian reggae-dance hall champion Winky D. read more...
Wednesday, 07-30-14, 6:37Curbing Road Carnage Everyone's Duty[The Herald]ZIMBABWEANS yesterday woke up to yet another report of a horrific traffic accident along the Harare-Beitbridge highway in which at least 18 people lost their lives. This is becoming routine, yet it shouldn't and should never be. While there is a plethora of causes of these fatal accidents, let's not even begin to apologise about the preponderance of the human factor. That is the starting point. read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 16:19Misa Zimbabwe Cautions Against Misleading Celebration of Concourt Rulings[MISA]Former MISA-Zimbabwe Chairperson Njabulo Ncube has cautioned the media against premature celebration of recent Constitutional Court rulings on criminal defamation as this could mislead the nation into believing the draconian law has been struck off the country's statutes. read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 14:26Zanu-PF MP Abducted As Baba Jukwa Saga Takes Ugly Twist[New Zimbabwe]ZANU PF MP for Mutare South, Irene Zindi, was on Friday abducted by three men who claimed to be police detectives investigating the Baba Jukwa case. read more...
Monday, 07-28-14, 8:30EU to Review Mugabe Sanctions Next Year[Zimbabwe Standard]The European Union has expressed mixed feelings over political developments in Zimbabwe at a time the continental bloc is in the process of assessing chances of resuming direct cooperation with the Zimbabwean government in November. read more...

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