Bulawayo Residents Protest Against Council’s Decision To Install Prepaid Water Meters

Bulawayo Residents Protest Against Council’s Decision To Install Prepaid Water Meters

BULAWAYO residents on Friday sent the strongest message yet that they are against the proposed decision by the city council to install prepaid water meters. The decision has since received government backing, with all municipalities ordered to install pre-paid water meters as a means of boosting their coffers which have taken a battering due to the country’s economic meltdown. About 2,500 residents marched from the City Hall car park, a stone’s throw away from the…

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‘Firms Say Chinese Dishonest Business Partners And Plead With Government To Go West’

MUTARE: Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko, Thursday, came face-to-face with reality when he was welcomed by heaps of scrap metal during his tour of the Nyakamete industrial site in the eastern border city. Once a hub of manufacturing, Nyakamete has been reduced to a scrap yard. Companies such as Mutare Board and Paper Mills which used to be a huge exporter of newsprint in the region and a major employer have now been reduced to sadza…

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Sars Confiscates ‘Rough Diamonds & Gold’, Worth R2Million+ At BeitBridge Border Post

BEITBRIDGE – Rough diamonds and gold worth more than R2m were confiscated at Beitbridge border post, the SA Revenue Service (Sars) said. “Vigilant customs officials discovered rough diamonds and gold hidden in a traveller’s belongings at the Beitbridge border post on Wednesday, 2 September. “During an inspection of goods in a truck from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Sars  Confiscates ‘Rough Diamonds & Gold’, Worth R2Million+ At B.Bridge officials noticed unusual objects in…

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(RBZ) ‘Mangudya; ‘Politics, Agriculture& Lazy Farmers Destroyed, Previously-Vibrant Farming’

MIXING politics with agriculture and handing vast tracts of land to lazy farmers who then squander millions of dollars meant for production and resale for quick cash government-provided free inputs is what has destroyed Zimbabwe’s once-vibrant agricultural sector. This was the damning assessment of Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) chief John Mangudya as the country again pleads for more than $300 million to import grain from its neighbours. About 1.5 million people are predicted to…

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(Mugabe Rambled Through A ‘Cents-less’ , Maligned Thirty Minute, Ten Point Plan)-Welshman Ncube

(Mugabe Rambled Through A  ‘Cents-less’ , Maligned Thirty  Minute, Ten Point Plan)-Welshman Ncube

“President Mugabe deliberately evaded the Eleventh Point because he resents and despises effective democracy.” EACH one of us – during our childhood or as teenagers – have at one time or another knocked our big toe against a stone (ukukhubeka, kugumbugwa), banged our heads against the corner of an open window, got a finger squeezed by a closing door or knocked an elbow against a hard surface. In all four circumstances, the result is always…

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Takeover Of Blue Ribbon Industries By Tanzanian Industrial Conglomerate, Bakhresa Group, Approved

BLUE Ribbon Industries (BRI) creditors on Wednesday approved the takeover of the company by a Tanzanian industrial conglomerate, Bakhresa Group, a move that would revive the food processor. BRI judicial manager Reggie Saruchera said bureaucracy resulted in Bakhresa taking over the company this year although there were local investors who were interested, but lacked capacity. “We waited for three and half years and we were looking for serious investors because BRI required real money for…

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(Gvt Fails To Raise US$35 Million Required For National Land Audit)- ‘Zim 1 Family Own 14 farms’.

(Gvt Fails To Raise US$35 Million Required For National Land Audit)- ‘Zim 1 Family Own 14 farms’.

Fifteen years after Mugabe’s Zanu PF war Veterans ran berserk and unleashed, a  reign of unprecedented , racist murders, violence and terror, across white owned farms in a forced eviction of the white farm owners, Mugabe’s Zanu PF regime claims to be failing to raise the much needed US$35 million required for a credible national land audit exercise. The government’s failure to raise the US$35 million required for the exercise,which was expected to start in April in some…

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Chidyausiku To Be Now Only Constitutional Court Not Also Supreme Court Judge Same Time

One of the main issues that the suffering  Zimbabwean public have with Mugabe and his Zanu PF regime, particularly the judiciary system is that the judiciary has proved to be nothing other than Zanu PF partisan  in its execution of dutie particularly where elections are concerned, hence the continuously disputed Zanu PF ballot victories. In typical monopoly of power, Zimbabwe’s Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku has been holding two legal portfolios, as head of judges and chairman…

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Queen Of Gospel Music, ‘Rebecca Malope’ In No Show At Gwanda Gospel Extravaganza

THE Queen of gospel music, Rebecca Malope did not show up at the gospel extravaganza in Gwanda. She was supposed to perform at a two-day musical show which was held at Phelandaba Stadium on Friday and Saturday night.She was the only artiste among all others who were expected, who did not attend the event. While the show organisers had initially been silent about Malope’s situation, some fans started chanting “Sifuna uRebecca! Sifuna uRebecca!” Following the…

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Harare – Johannesburg , Rainbow Airline Grounds Service Indefinetely Before Maiden Flight

Harare – Johannesburg , Rainbow Airline Grounds  Service  Indefinetely  Before Maiden Flight

RAINBOW Airline, which was scheduled to have its maiden flight from Harare – Johannesburg today, has indefinitely postponed its service over unclear circumstances. The airline’s administration manager Ms Melody Sanhanga said the launch would be at a later date after completing the regulatory requirements. “Due to circumstances beyond our control Rainbow Airlines has been forced to postpone its 26th August 2015 launch to a later date which will be announced,” said Ms Sanhanga in a…

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