Grace Mugabe Faces Parly Probe Over Partisan Distribution Of State Property

Grace Mugabe Faces Parly Probe Over Partisan Distribution Of State Property

Opposition MPs want Parliament, through the portfolio committees of Finance and Agriculture, to probe First Lady Grace Mugabe on what they say is her abuse of public property – in the wake of her ongoing “donation” of government-sourced farming equipment to Zanu-PF supporters only. Speaking during a parliamentary debate on Wednesday, Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa disclosed that the agricultural equipment being distributed by Grace was part of a US$98 million loan facility extended to Zimbabwe…

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Zimbabwe Gvt In Fast Track Preparation For Mass Civil Service Retrechments

Despite public protestations to the contrary, President Robert Mugabe’s cash-strapped government is moving with speed to identify and retrench tens of thousands of civil servants in a bid to contain its ballooning wage bill that is sucking most of its resources, the Daily News on Sunday has established. Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa assured the International Monetary Fund (IMF) last month that the government would implement a raft of measures, including slashing its onerous civil service…

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Moyo Tragedy:’ We Are Losing Our Humanity’

Moyo Tragedy:’ We Are Losing Our Humanity’

IF YOU gaze into the Abyss, the Abyss gazes into you. He who fights with monsters should see to it that he does not become a monster himself! Zimbabwe’s Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo lost his second youngest and sweetest daughter, Zanele Naledi Moyo on Saturday, 17th October 2015. Her lifeless body was discovered in her room in Cape Town, South Africa. Online reports say Zanele was found dead in the…

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‘Zanu PF Grabbing Land From Poor, Parcelling To Tycoons,Like Billy Rautenbach’ Mangoma

‘Zanu PF Grabbing Land From Poor, Parcelling To Tycoons,Like Billy Rautenbach’ Mangoma

ZANU PF is trying to reverse the country’s independence by grabbing vast tracts of land from the poor and parcelling it out to tycoons such as Green Fuel financier Billy Rautenbach, the opposition Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) party has said. RDZ national spokesperson, Pishai Muchauya, said party leader Elton Mangoma has nothing to do with disturbances taking place in Chinyamukwakwa area, saying locals were only expressing their anger. Rautenbach, last week accused Mongoma, energy…

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R&B Star ‘Tinashe’ (22), Poses For Playboy Magazine

SEXY songstress Tinashe is the latest star to pose for Playboy magazine – but she’s fully clothes.   For anyone who had doubts about Playboy’s move to discontinue the use of nude photographs, the November issue will put them to bed.   Although she’s fully clothed in her new photoshoot, Tinashe still managed to flaunt her curves an exude seductiveness.   The R&B star, whose father is from Zimbabwe, was featured in the Becoming Attraction’…

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‘Reading Zimbabwe’s Newspapers Is Like being In A den Of Monkeys’-Deputy Attorney General

‘Reading Zimbabwe’s Newspapers Is Like being In A den Of Monkeys’-Deputy Attorney General

Deputy Attorney General Kumbirai Hodzi says local newspapers are at the forefront of destroying Zimbabwe’s potential to develop as they neglect community development issues preferring to delve on trivial matters. Hodzi was speaking at a Transparency International Zimbabwe function in Harare last week. He said the state media which should be championing development were abusing their responsibility by focusing on trivial issues which do not benefit the nation. “I have told everybody including the vice Presidents and even the…

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Chiyangwa Demands US$5,000 Each From 8000 Southlea Park Residents For Title Deeds

  PROPERTY tycoon and Zanu PF central committee member, Philip Chiyangwa, is forcing residents of Harare’s Southlea Park to pay $5,000 per household for title deeds.   Home to over 8,000 people, Southlea Park is run by Odar Housing Development Project – a consortium of 56 companies.   Chiyangwa has given them 120 months to pay up in instalments of at least US$60 for high density residential stands.   Residents however, want to know why…

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‘No More Land For Green Fuel, Billy Rautenbach Owes Villagers A Lot’- Minister Nandi Chimene

‘No More Land For Green Fuel, Billy Rautenbach Owes Villagers A Lot’- Minister Nandi Chimene

CHISUMBANJE: Government is not going to dish out more land to Green Fuel project until the owner Billy Rautenbach full-fills some pledges he made to the local people, a minister has said. Provincial Affairs minister for Manicaland, Mandi Chimene, said this on Friday when she toured the ethanol plant alongside some members of the Provincial Joint Operation Command (JOC). Local villagers are accusing Green Fuel of confiscating their land without compensation as well failing to…

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‘African Americans Are Very Lazy, Lamenting How They Were Discriminated’ Donald Trump

‘African Americans Are Very Lazy, Lamenting How They Were Discriminated’  Donald Trump

ONCE again, US business magnate Donald Trump has expressed his deep disgust for Africans by referring to them as lazy fools only good at eating, lovemaking and thuggery.   Speaking in Indianapolis, Trump who is also the republican Presidential torch bearer, reiterated his promise to deport Africans especially those of Kenyan origin including their son Barrack Obama.   “African Americans are very lazy. The best they can do is gallivanting around ghettoes, lamenting how they…

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Former Zimbabwe Warriors Coach ‘Rahman Gumbo’ Fired For String Of Poor Results

Former Zimbabwe Warriors Coach ‘Rahman Gumbo’ Fired For String Of Poor Results

FORMER Warriors coach Rahman Gumbo was on Thursday relieved of his duties as Gaborone United coach following a string of poor results. Gumbo, who joined Gaborone United in June 2014, left the capital city side in eighth place with 15 points after 11 matches, 12 points behind pacesetters Township Rollers. Last Tuesday’s 1-0 defeat to Botswana Defence Forces XI, which came five days after a 0-4 loss to Nico, could have marked the end of…

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