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April 14, 2018 6:58 AM Mandela, new woman at the top in Cresta

Southern African hospitality group Cresta Hotels has appointed Chipo Mandela country director for its Zimbabwean operations, an appointment that took effect on February 1. She succeeds Glenn Stutchbury, who has left the group after a six-year term as CEO. Ms Mandela is a Chartered Certified Accountant and holds an MBA from the Management College of Southern 24

April 13, 2018 2:09 PM Luxurious Hotel for Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls will soon boast a new luxury boutique called Mbano Manor Hotel, set to be launched in the first half of 2019, the Financial Gazette can reveal. The driving force behind Mbano Manor Hotel, Mati Nyazema, said the hotel was going to offer a unique and nature-based travel experience for the global, high-end tourist, who seeks world-class hospitality 31

April 1, 2018 12:35 AM Botswana Pres Ian Khama hands over power

BOTSWANA President Ian Khama officially stepped down on Saturday, in a case that is in stark contrast with that of his former Zimbabwean and South African peers who were both forced out of their jobs. The 65-year-old bachelor has been at the helm of the diamond rich country since 2008. But his voluntary exit from power spotlights on neighbours, former 139

March 25, 2018 12:13 PM Zim could earn $200m/yr if it adopts Rand, claims Minister

Zim could earn $200m/yr if it adopts Rand, claims Minister VICTORIA FALLS: Finance deputy minister Terrence Mukupe has said Zimbabwe is losing a potential $200 million per annum which it can earn if it joins the Common Monetary Union and adopt the South African rand. Zimbabwe adopted a multi-currency system in 2009 but the US dollar resultantly overrode 33

March 17, 2018 8:10 PM Journalists report ED to Sadc over reforms

THE Media Institute of Southern Africa Zimbabwe (MISA Zimbabwe) has reported President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government to the Southern African Development Community (SADC) asking the regional body to push Harare to reform the state media before this year’s elections. In a petition handed to SADC’s executive secretary, Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, at his Botswana 51

March 9, 2018 12:53 PM Woman extradited over 2m pula fraud

A 40-year-old Zimbabwean woman was recently extradited to Botswana from her safe haven in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to face fraud charges involving 2 million pula. The Botswana Police Service reportedly issued a statement that Evelyn Chivinge, who was an employee of CA Sales and Distribution (PVT) Ltd based in Botswana, was extradited from Abu Dhabi 30

March 5, 2018 11:42 PM Chiwenga sent to Zambia on ‘special duty’, confers with Lungu

Chiwenga sent to Zambia on ‘special duty’, confers with Lungu ZAMBIAN president Edgar Lungu this week “continued warming up to the new Zimbabwe leadership” with Constantino Chiwenga visiting Lusaka as President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s envoy. Vice President Chiwenga’s visit to Lusaka comes soon after Mnangagwa’s trip to Zambia as part of his diplomatic offensive 29

March 5, 2018 8:11 PM Listeriosis: Zim alert as 180 die in SA

ZIMBABWE will keep imports of processed meat from South Africa despite a devastating outbreak of a killer listeriosis outbreak in the neighbouring country. Four Sadc countries, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia and Malawi Monday banned the import of processed meats from South Africa in a bid to protect their citizens from the disease that has thus far claimed 52

February 18, 2018 2:30 AM Apostle Chikohwa’s church marks 30 years

Last Wednesday Church on the Rock Ministries International marked 30 years of Christian service under the tutelage of Apostle George and Bishop Rosewittar Chikohwa . From a humble beginning at New Mabvuku Crèche in 1988, the Church on the Rock Ministries International has turned out to be the midwife of national repentance, revival, reformation and transformation 24

January 9, 2018 8:25 AM Just Net Tv plans to set up shop in Zimbabwe

Botswana-based free-to-air television station Just Net Television is planning to set up shop in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and will host a Gospel Talent show around the country which has a grand prize money of $10 000. Auditions for the show will start in Bulawayo this Saturday then go to Gweru January 20, Harare January 27 and Masvingo February 3. Comedian-cum-football 62