ZIMBABWE STARTS LOAD SHEDDING AS DROUGHT hits Kariba Dam power station and water levels fall drastically

ZIMBABWE STARTS LOAD SHEDDING AS DROUGHT  hits Kariba Dam power station and water levels fall drastically

The dreaded load shedding has been yet again implemented in Zimbabwe since Monday 13/05/19 , due to critical power shortfalls forced into place by a power cut power to generation the Kariba Dam power plant caused by low water levels at Kariba dam just 34% full. The ZETDC is also struggling at Hwange Power Station, along with limited Electricity imports from Eskom in South Africa and from Mozambique. The load shedding will run in the morning…

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Old episodes of The Jeremy Kyle Show deleted from ITV Hub – just hours after it was revealed a guest had died after filming.

Old episodes of The Jeremy Kyle Show deleted from ITV Hub  – just hours after it was revealed a guest had died after filming.

Old episodes of The Jeremy Kyle Show have been deleted from ITV Hub after the broadcaster removed all trace of the programme – just hours after it was revealed a guest had died after filming.The popular ITV show was pulled off air today and suspended indefinitely after a guest passed away shortly after filming.The ITV daytime show has had millions of viewers since debuting in 2005, but this morning the channel revealed that today’s episode…

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(PHD) Minister Magaya risks losing business and property investments for failure to repay a US$23 million loan from Homelink Finance (Pvt) Ltd.

(PHD) Minister Magaya risks losing business and property investments for failure to repay a US$23 million loan from Homelink Finance (Pvt) Ltd.

PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries leader Walter Magaya and his wife, Tendai, have been taken to the High Court for failure to repay a US$23 million loan to Homelink Finance (Private) Limited.Magaya and his wife bound themselves as surety and co-principal debtor to a loan extended to Yadah Connect (Private) Limited last year.He risks losing his sprawling property in Waterfalls, Harare, which is used as a guest house.Stand numbers 167 and 168 of Prospect,…

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PHARMACEUTICAL drugs cartel linked to India sells Clotrimazole fungal cream US$7 in Zimbabwe , US$0,62 holding Zimbabwe to ransom

PHARMACEUTICAL drugs cartel linked to India sells Clotrimazole fungal cream US$7 in Zimbabwe , US$0,62 holding Zimbabwe to ransom

PHARMACEUTICAL drugs cartel linked to India holds sells, Clotrimazole fungal cream US$7 in Zimbabwe , US$0,62 holding Zimbabwe to ransom the country to ransom, amid revelations that only a few wholesalers have permission to distribute most “fast-moving” and cheaper drugs from India to the local market.Investigations carried out by The Herald revealed that one of the wholesalers, who is also of Indian origin, has exclusive rights from most Indian manufacturers to provide at least 85…

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‘STRIVE MASIYIWA (ECONET BOSS) links with governments of the day and association with ZANU PF ex-military politicians including Gen Mujuru revealed’

‘STRIVE MASIYIWA (ECONET BOSS) links with governments of the day and association with ZANU PF ex-military politicians including Gen Mujuru revealed’

National Patriotic Front Spokesperson Jealousy Mawarire has alleged that Econet boss Strive Masiyiwa is a beneficiary of government tenders courtesy of the late General Solomon Mujuru and his wife Joice Mujuru.Mawarire disputed Masiyiwa’s narrative that his first company was Econet which he started with $75.Find Mawarire’s full statement below: By May 1991, Strive Masiyiwa, thru his Co, Retrofit, had already gotten a govt tender to electrify Victoria Falls Airport yet the guy, in some business…

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58 KILLED, 37 INJURED as they attempted to collect fuel after a fuel tanker lorry overturned and exploded near the airport Niamey, Niger’s capital.

58 KILLED, 37 INJURED as they attempted to collect fuel after a fuel tanker lorry overturned and exploded  near the airport Niamey, Niger’s capital.

The majority of the victims of the accident, gathered around the overturned fuel tanker truck to collect fuel close to railway tracks where the vehicle had overturned as it tried to park.An ensuing fire led to an explosion in which 58 people died and 37 people were injured late on Sunday evening, on the RN1 road that links the Diori Hamani international airport to Niamey. More news to follow. By Sibusiso Ngwenya photo-BBC- Residents look…

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‘BOEING ADMITS they knew about its 737 Max jets problems a year before two fatal accidents by 737 Max jets but took no action’

‘BOEING ADMITS they knew about its 737 Max jets problems a year before two fatal accidents by 737 Max jets but took no action’

Boeing has admitted that it knew about a problem with its 737 Max jets a year before the aircraft was involved in two fatal accidents, but took no action.The firm said it had inadvertently made an alarm feature optional instead of standard, but insisted that this did not jeopardise flight safety.All 737 Max planes were grounded in March after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed, killing 157 people. Five months earlier, 189 people were killed in…

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Mnangagwa overrules politburo to declare Misheck Velaphi Ncube a national hero after strong objections among ex-ZAPU officials

Mnangagwa overrules politburo to declare Misheck Velaphi Ncube a national hero after strong objections among ex-ZAPU officials

Former Bulawayo provincial minister Angeline Masuku declared that she too must not be buried at the National Heroes Acre in Harare after the Zanu-PF politburo initially turned down a request to have Misheck Velaphi Ncube declared a national hero, ZimLive reported.The politburo had initially declared Ncube a liberation war hero to be accorded a state-assisted funeral, and the party’s secretary for administration Obert Mpofu had been sent to convey the message.But an emergency meeting at…

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US has opened one of its largest embassiess in Africa, a US$292 million embassy compound in Harare.

US has opened one of its largest embassiess in Africa, a US$292 million embassy compound in Harare.

United States of America opened its US$292 million embassy compound in Harare, a structural behemoth believed to be one its largest embassies in Africa and beyond. US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Brian Nichols said the new embassy symbolised the United States’ ongoing and durable commitment to the people of Zimbabwe.The US has, for the past two decades, maintained illegal sanctions on Zimbabwe that are responsible for massive de-industrialisation and increased investor risks since the global superpower…

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Mnangagwa has extended ‘bond specialist’ RBZ governor Dr John Mangudya’s term for another five years from 1May2019

Mnangagwa has extended ‘bond specialist’ RBZ governor Dr John Mangudya’s term for another five years from 1May2019

President Mnangagwa has extended the term of central bank governor Dr John Mangudya for another five years. Dr Mangudya has been in the post since March 2014. In a Press statement yesterday, Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda said the extension takes effect from May 1 for another five years.Dr Mangudya succeeded Dr Gideon Gono as the governor of Zimbabwe’s central bank and became the nation’s 6th substantial exchequer.“The Chief Secretary…

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