Zimbabwe Farmers Development Company (ZFDC) sues ZPCS Commissioner general over outstanding US$137 777 farming debt

Zimbabwe Farmers Development Company (ZFDC) sues ZPCS  Commissioner general over outstanding US$137 777 farming  debt

  COMMISSIONER-GENERAL of the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services, Retired Major-General Paradzai Zimondi, has been taken to the High Court by the Zimbabwe Farmers Development Company (ZFDC) after allegedly failing to service a US$137 777 debt emanating from farming equipment supplied to him on credit over a decade ago. On September 7 this year, ZFDC issued summons against the top prisons boss under case number HC9059/16 and the latter has since entered his appearance to…

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BancABC a member of ,Atlas Mara Grp ,co-owned by ex Barclays Plc CE & billionaire Ashish rejects Mugabe’s son’s (19), US$380 000 loan application

BancABC  a member of ,Atlas Mara Grp ,co-owned by ex  Barclays Plc CE & billionaire Ashish rejects Mugabe’s son’s  (19), US$380 000 loan application

  A LOCAL bank has rejected President Robert Mugabe’s teenage son Bellarmine Chatunga’s predatory US$380 000 loan application to fund his obscure businesses and lavish lifestyle as it seeks to contain non-performing credit to politically exposed persons on its books, it has been established. Informed banking sources told the Zimbabwe Independent this week that Chatunga (19) — Mugabe’s last born — approached a local commercial bank, BancABC through its branch in Mt Pleasant last month pushing…

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“This is illegal. Parliament shall determine as when it shall sit, Mugabe is no longer permitted to officially open Parliament”-Jessie Majome

“This is illegal.  Parliament shall determine as when it shall sit, Mugabe is no longer permitted to officially open Parliament”-Jessie Majome

  Debating during the Alpha Media Holdings (AMH)-organised public meeting on Thursday on the state of constitutionalism, Majome said the new Constitution stipulates that Mugabe is no longer permitted to officially open Parliament after the initial event which takes place soon after assumption of duty as President of the Republic. “It is unfortunate that as MPs at times, we don’t question some of these things. We do certain illegal things. There is this thing which…

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Home Affairs minister Mohadi’s wife Senator Tambudzani Mohadi has threatened to drag Grace Mugabe to court over a farm dispute.

Home Affairs minister Mohadi’s wife Senator Tambudzani Mohadi has threatened to drag Grace Mugabe to court over a farm dispute.

Senator Tambudzani Mohadi has threatened to drag First Lady Grace Mugabe to court over a farm dispute. Mohadi is in court in a bid to wrestle away a Gwanda farm from a white commercial farmer George Watson. In an apparent attempt to intimidate  Bulawayo High Court judge Nokuthula Moyo, Mohadi took to 16 Zanu PF women’s league members to  court excluding her lawyer. Judge Moyo would have non of it.Said Judge Moyo “the court doesn’t…

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“The evil that men do lives after them. The good is oft interrèd with their bones,” said Mark Anthony in Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar

“The evil that men do lives after them. The good is oft interrèd with their bones,” said Mark Anthony in Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar

“The evil that men do lives after them. The good is oft interrèd with their bones,” said Mark Anthony in Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar. The evil that President Mugabe has done has come back to haunt him in his old age! Last week the President of Botswana, Ian Khama, told President Mugabe in no uncertain terms that he must go. “Without doubt,” he said. “He should have done it years ago.” “It is obvious that…

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ZIMBABWE, & HIV and AIDS hit countries, face anti-retroviral drugs crisis as ARV’s will be back on patent and cos tover US$10 000 per year per patient when India stops making generic ARV’s soon

ZIMBABWE, & HIV and AIDS hit countries, face anti-retroviral drugs crisis as ARV’s will be back on patent  and cos tover US$10 000 per year per patient when India stops making generic ARV’s soon

  ZIMBABWE, among other HIV and AIDS hit countries, is staring at a potential dilemma in accessing anti-retroviral drugs as indications are that the drug will be back on patent where it will cost more than $10 000 per year per patient as India will soon stop making generic ARV’s that are cheaper. Zimbabwe was accessing most of its ARVs, for example the Aids triple therapy, at an average of $200 per patient per year but…

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Tsvangirai warns “If security forces kill protesters or Zanu PF regime introduces bond notes, MDC-T would resort to violence”.

Tsvangirai warns “If security forces kill protesters  or Zanu PF regime  introduces bond notes, MDC-T would resort to violence”.

  MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai has threatened a “violent endgame” to force President Mugabe from office unless the Head of State and Government voluntarily relinquishes power. Addressing party members during the party’s 17th anniversary celebrations in Bulawayo yesterday, Mr Tsvangirai said “if security forces killed demonstrators and the Government introduced bond notes, his party would resort to violence”. The opposition leader mapped out three scenarios that would lead to a violent “endgame” — which…

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Devolution- yes, but secession-no! One people one Zimbabwe for all tribes, colours, races and religions,..No Mugabe, No Zanu pf !

Devolution- yes, but  secession-no! One people one Zimbabwe for all tribes, colours, races and religions,..No Mugabe, No Zanu pf !

It is always to right to temper our defiance to oppressive authority, with a clarification of who we are, where we come from and how exactly we got to be where we are today as a nation. In the interest of progress, we will not go as far back as when family were still swinging happily from trees in the mountains,..good old days I suppose, sbut science say, evolution brought down from the mountains and…

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Government plans to start open prison for female inmates in a bid to rehabilitate and integrate them back into society

Government plans to start open prison for female inmates in a bid to rehabilitate and integrate them back into society

  Plans are afoot to have an open prison for female inmates as part of a strategy to rehabilitate and integrate them back into society. Connemara Open Prison caters for male inmates only. The Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services said rigorous screening is done before one can be placed in an open prison. In a speech delivered during Africa Prisons and Correctional Service Day commemorations on Thursday in Lupane, the Minister of State for Matabeleland North Provincial Affairs,…

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Why former Southern Rhodesia’s ,now Zimbabwe’s second largest city, has Scottish Place Names

Why former Southern Rhodesia’s ,now Zimbabwe’s second largest city, has Scottish Place Names

Why former Southern Rhodesia’s ,now Zimbabwe’s second largest city, has Scottish Place Names is mainly because this is a legacy of the days when Zimbabwe was known as Southern Rhodesia, with the bulk of whose European population being British. It is well known from history that, a  sizeable proportion of these settlers would have been Scots. Of the names of the 156 suburbs that have been identified to date in the Greater Bulawayo area, 38 (24.4%)…

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