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December 27, 2018 2:22 AM ZIMRA claims taxes in Zimbabwe not high

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) says Zimbabweans are not highly taxed as claimed by some sections of society. Most of these taxes compare favourably with the rest of Sub-Saharan countries, Zimra Commissioner General Ms Faith Mazani, said this last week while fielding questions after unpacking the Authority’s five-year strategy (2019-2023). Ms Mazani 12

December 19, 2018 11:52 AM Businesswoman’s trial for ‘externalising’ $6m postponed

The trial of a Bulawayo businesswoman who has been on the police wanted list for allegedly externalising more than $6 million to Botswana, has been postponed to January 25 next year. Delny Deanna Ashley Davies (41) of Morningside suburb appeared before Bulawayo regional magistrate Mr Trynos Utawashe facing charges of contravening the Exchange Control 9

December 18, 2018 6:52 AM Rands only for Homecoming party

It’s official; there is no Kalawa Homecoming Party in Bulawayo this year due to economic hardships that the country is facing. For the past five years, party lovers in the city have been spoilt by Oskido and crew with the Kalawa party that would feature top artistes from Zimbabwe and South Africa. The event – the city’s biggest party that had grown tremendously 11

December 16, 2018 3:40 PM Chitando invites De Beers, Vast Resources to explore diamonds

De Beers and Vast Resources will be allowed to explore for diamonds in Zimbabwe, which would make them the first listed companies to mine there in that sector for two years, Mining minister Winston Chitando said. A spokesman for De Beers, an Anglo American unit, said in an email it was not mining in Zimbabwe and did not intend to. Vast Resources said it could 11

December 14, 2018 7:29 AM Trial of Mphoko’s son postponed

The trial of former Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko’s son, Siqokoqela, has been postponed to January 21 next year. He is being accused of hijacking the Choppies retail business and “looting” more than $50 000 worth of cash and goods from the outlets countrywide without board approval. Siqokoqela (40), who is facing 170 counts of fraud and theft, appeared 12

December 8, 2018 12:42 PM Road accidents biggest killer of young people – WHO

Road injuries are now the biggest killer of children and young adults worldwide, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The organisation published figures that also reveal Africa has the worst rate of road traffic deaths in the world. Its report says many African and South American countries still do not have sufficient speed limit laws. But it also highlights 88

November 28, 2018 4:14 AM Takesure Zamar wins SA Crown Gospel Award

South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel musician, Takesure Zamar Ncube, at the weekend scooped an SABC Crown Gospel Award for being the best gospel artiste on the continent. The awards ceremony that took place on Sunday at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC in Durban saw Zamar being awarded with the “Best of Africa” gong. South African gospel musician, Dumi Mkokstad 23

November 28, 2018 4:04 AM Pax Gomo ends sabbatical

Gospel musician Pax Gomo has yielded to pressure from his fans to release his seventh studio album after a five-year sabbatical. The musician, whose last album “Hwiba” was in 2015, had long starved his fans rarely holding local shows. Gomo said he will treat gospel music lovers to the album “Ringamirira Basa” to be launched at the Music Crossroads Academy 27

November 24, 2018 8:10 AM Ammara Brown’s moment of truth

Next Friday, Ammara Brown will be put to the test when she hosts her first mega concert in Harare at what might be a turning point in her career as she is on a quest to penetrate the African market. To help achieve her goal, Ammara an Idols East Africa runner up — has invited Nigeria’s Mr Eazi with whom she collaborated with on track Svoto to share 22

October 31, 2018 5:12 AM Bere elected president of the Sadc Administrative Tribunal

Former Bulawayo High Court senior judge, Justice Francis Bere has been elected president of the Sadc Administrative Tribunal (SADCAT) during the court’s elections held in Gaborone, Botswana on Monday. Justice Bere, who was recently elevated to the Supreme Court, joined the seven-member bench of the SADCAT last year in April. His appointment to the SADCAT 17