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January 14, 2019 9:48 AM Masiyiwa’s fortune rises to US$2.3bn

Buffeted by plunging stock prices and weaker currencies, the number of African billionaires has shrunk to just 20, down from 23 a year ago. Four people fell off Forbes’ annual list of the continent’s richest since last year while one returned to the ranks after a four-year absence. All but four members of the list have smaller fortunes than a year ago. For the eighth 6

September 6, 2018 2:24 PM 'Cement shortage temporary' – Nehanda Radio

PCC managing director Kelibone Masiyane said their factory has not increased the price of cement, however, there is escalation in cement prices in the market. “PPC wishes to inform customers and other stakeholders that the current cement shortage is temporary. The cement industry in the country has the capacity to produce over two million tonnes of cement 44

July 13, 2018 6:35 PM Pauline celebrates birthday in song

Songbird Pauline Gundidza released a love song titled Ndakakumirira last week in celebration of her 33rd birthday. The song was recorded in South Africa by gTBeats, a Zimbabwean producer who also produces music for Buffalo Soldier, Beenie Man and Queen Vee among others. On Ndakakumirira, the mother of two explores fundamental values of hope, true love and holding 37

June 21, 2018 10:04 AM King Peter’s story told in WC advert

The warriors might have been barred from the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, but the greatest Warrior of all-time has been roped into the global show as part of a package of the television broadcast being beamed into millions of African homes, offices and bars. The 2018 FIFA World Cup is special, in terms of its African connection, because it celebrates 43

June 13, 2018 8:28 AM Sino-Zimbabwe Cement Co to construct 300 houses in Gweru

Gweru-based cement maker, Sino Zimbabwe Cement Company (SZCC), plans to construct about 300 housing units at its Indiva Farm site on the outskirts of Gweru. The company, a joint venture between the Zimbabwe and Chinese governments, said construction of the housing project will depend on the completion of the brick and tile plant the company is constructing 46

April 3, 2018 3:26 PM Turnall turnover rises 12 percent

Asbestos products manufacturer, Turnall Holdings, has contained a three-year decline in turnover, which rose 12 percent to $19,026 million for the year ended December 31, 2017, driven by an increase in sales volumes as well as production. Sales volumes rose by 9 percent on the prior year, mainly because of a jump in production levels. The company said production 33

March 27, 2018 9:10 AM Khulumani FM says Shona exclusion a deliberate move

National broadcaster, Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC), has justified the exclusion of the Shona language from it’s commercial radio station Khulumani FM, saying it was a deliberate move as it wanted to broadcast in languages that were unique to the radio station’s 40KM radius. This response comes after Chipinge West legislator Adam Chimwamurombe 19

March 23, 2018 2:24 AM Chamisa invades Zanu PF strongholds

MDC ALLIANCE leader Nelson Chamisa will this weekend take his election campaign into the Zanu PF heartland of the Mashonaland provinces. Chamisa, who controversially swept to power in the wake of MDC-T founding president Morgan Tsvangirai's death after a two year battle with colon cancer in February, will, according to a statement, address rallies in Murehwa 109

March 4, 2018 2:14 AM Arrests as Burundi pres fouled in footie pitch

Two Burundi officials have been arrested after their town's football team allegedly "roughed up" President Pierre Nkurunziza who was playing during a match with his personal team, legal sources and witnesses said Friday. A legal source, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that the administrator of the northern town of Kiremba as well as his deputy 70

February 15, 2018 9:27 AM Five die in DRC presidential motorcade crash

Five people have been killed following an accident involving a cement truck and the Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential motorcade. The three soldiers and two civilians died as President Joseph Kabila was returning to the capital, Kinshasa. Another 11 people were injured, a presidential spokesman confirmed to news agency AFP. The spokesman said the accident 47