‘Rise In Zim Gvt Hospitals Operating Theatre Deaths Due To Power Cuts’

‘Rise In Zim Gvt Hospitals Operating Theatre Deaths Due To Power Cuts’

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is alarmed by reports that there is an increase of patients dying in government hospitals while undergoing operations in theatres following electricity blackouts with ZESA and the government remaining clueless on how to solve the national crisis. During its provincial assembly meetings that are being held across the country, the party leadership has heard shocking reports from relatives, friends and neighbours narrating how they have lost their loved ones who…

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Budget Airline ‘Fly Africa’ Surrenders Its Zimbabwe Operating License

Budget Airline ‘Fly Africa’ Surrenders Its Zimbabwe Operating License

Fly Africa’s operations have been suspended after the airline surrendered its operating licence due shareholding disputes and failure to meet statutory requirements.   The low cost airline’s planes have been grounded after the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (CAAZ) suspended the airline’s operations.   Earlier this week, the airline surrendered its operating licence citing operational challenges.   Close sources say the decision to surrender the operating licence is a result of boardroom squabbles and shareholding…

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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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‘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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Zimbabwe To Unveils Plans To Rolls Out Hi-tech Camera Equipped & Computerised Cars

Zimbabwe To Unveils Plans To Rolls Out Hi-tech Camera Equipped & Computerised Cars

Because of the ongoing economic crisis, Zimbabwe’s roads have been a haven for criminals which include, unlicenced drivers, uninsured drivers, stolen motor vehicles, criminals on the wanted and so forth.   Those days are now over as the Zanu PF regime is finally catching up with basic first world mordern policing standards   As part of Transport and Infrastructural Development , a cabinet Minister has announced that , this week, the Zanu PF regime will…

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Mugabe ‘Rejects’ Chinese ‘Confucius Peace Prize’

Mugabe ‘Rejects’ Chinese ‘Confucius Peace Prize’

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has dissociated himself from a peace prize awarded to him by a Chinese institution.   Mugabe was last month awarded the Confucious Peace Prize – a supposed Chinese rival to the Nobel Peace Prize – for his outstanding contribution towards world peace, beating the likes of Microsoft founder Bill Gates and South Korean President Park Geun-hye.   State media columnist, Nathaniel Manheru, widely believed to be Mugabe’s spokesperson, George Charamba, said the…

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J.Nkomo Airport Substandard Despite US$25mln Upgrade’-Transport Minister Joram Gumbo

J.Nkomo Airport Substandard Despite US$25mln Upgrade’-Transport Minister Joram Gumbo

TRANSPORT Minister Joram Gumbo has lamented the state of Joshua Nkomo International Airport in Bulawayo, saying the facility is substandard despite a costly upgrade that has dragged on for over a decade. The project, which has so far gobbled up US$25 million, still needs in excess of US$13 million to complete outstanding work despite its commissioning in December 2013. The Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe has said it is failing to raise the required US$13…

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Tragic Zanele Teaches Combative Moyo To Embrace Others

Dust to dust … Moyo (2nd from right) and family at the burial of Zanele in Harare FridayHIGHER education minister Jonathan Moyo’s pain was palpable Friday as he laid his daughter, Zanele, to rest at Glen Forest in Harare. But the tragic Zanele’s profound and enduring gift, to Zimbabwe likely, is probably the lesson she taught her father with her untimely passing. “We’re all God’s people no matter whatever titles or stations in life,” Moyo…

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‘Short Fused Grace Is Too Dangerous, If State Machinery Is Left At Her Disposal’-Mliswa

Ousted Zanu-PF chair for Mashonaland West Temba Mliswa told South African television news channel, ANN7TV Wednesday evening that President Robert Mugabe’s short-fused wife, Grace, was too dangerous if state machinery was left at her mercy. “The war veterans of Zimbabwe must stand up now and stop Grace so that this confusion and commotion won’t prevail,” said the axed Zanu-PF Hurungwe West MP. “Look she is already causing chaos running the government and Zanu-PF; I mean…

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