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Informal traders resort to smuggling

Source: Informal traders resort to smuggling | The Standard BY LIZWE SEBATHA With no formal employment, Bekithemba Ncube* says smuggling groceries and other goods from neighbouring Botswana for resale in Bulawayo helps him put food on the table for his family. The financial benefits from the illegal trade outweigh the risks of arrest and jail […]
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Ministers and CIOs named in farm grab

Source: Ministers and CIOs named in farm grab – The Zimbabwe Independent TINASHE KAIRIZA CENTRAL Intelligence Organisation (CIO) deputy director-general Gatsha Mazithulela, Agriculture minister Anxious Masuka and Matabeleland North minister of State Richard Moyo have been dragged to the High Court over a farm seizure by senior members of the President’s Office. The matter spilled […]
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Zimbabwe bribed Malawi president, SADC leaders to endorse 2013 election – researchers

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu PF paid US$990 million in bribes to SADC leaders and regional liberation movements to endorse the disputed 2013 elections, a new report by the Centre for Natural Resource Governance (CNRG) has claimed. Source: Zimbabwe bribed Malawi president, SADC leaders to endorse 2013 election – researchers – The Zimbabwean Joyce Banda […]
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New twist to ‘mysterious’ £330 000 supercar

Source: New twist to ‘mysterious’ £330 000 supercar – NewsDay Zimbabwe BY Staff Reporter THE company that sold and delivered a £335 000 Rolls Royce Phantom to a “mysterious Zimbabwean minister” has backed down and alleged the vehicle was actually sold to an ordinary Zimbabwean.   This followed an outburst of anger from Zimbabweans who […]
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US$4,2m boost for Boterekwa Road expansion

Source: US$4,2m boost for Boterekwa Road expansion – NewsDay Zimbabwe BY MTHANDAZO NYONI GOVERNMENT says it has allocated US$4,2 million for the dualisation of the Boterekwa stretch along the Gweru-Zvishavane Highway. A newsletter released by Midlands Provincial Affairs minister Larry Mavima’s office said dualisation of Boterekwa pass, which is also known as the Wolf Pass, […]
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Man fined for letting vicious dogs on boy 

Source: Man fined for letting vicious dogs on boy | The Herald Samuel Phineas at Chinhoyi Privincial Hospital where he sought treatment Conrad Mupesa Mashonaland West Bureau A Chinhoyi man has been fined $20 000 for letting his boss’ vicious two pit-bull dogs on a seven-year-old boy, resulting in the boy’s face and legs being […]
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IPEC enforces guidelines to combat white collar crime

Source: IPEC enforces guidelines to combat white collar crime | The Herald Dr Muradzikwa Tawanda Musarurwa Senior Business Reporter Zimbabwe’s insurance and pensions industry regulator — the Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) — is stepping up efforts to ensure that local players are compliant with anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) reporting […]
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Deputy minister Tino Machakaire shells out $770k on Rolls Royce

Source: Deputy minister Tino Machakaire shells out $770k on Rolls Royce ‘It is appalling to see Zimbabwean ministers behave like this when there is so much need in Zimbabwe’ Big purchase … Deputy sports minister Tinomudaishe Machakaire has spent nearly a million dollars on a Rolls Royce Phantom HARARE – Deputy sports minister Tinomudaishe Machakaire […]
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Undocumented citizens to get COVID-19 jab

Source: Undocumented citizens to get COVID-19 jab – NewsDay Zimbabwe BY MIRIAM MANGWAYA GOVERNMENT has ordered the vaccination of undocumented residents amid soaring COVID-19 infections and deaths. National identity documents were a mandatory requirement for one to get their jabs, and some citizens were failing to access the service. The Home Affairs ministry said it […]
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Zim surpasses one million first dose vaccine milestone

Source: Zim surpasses one million first dose vaccine milestone – #Asakhe – CITE Over one million Zimbabweans have now received their first Covid-19 vaccine dose while 630 610 people are now fully vaccinated against the respiratory disease. Zimbabwe needs to vaccinate at least 10 million people to achieve herd immunity. In its latest daily Covid-19 […]
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