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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 30

May 25, 2018 10:51 AM Stanbic rescues Nyamuzuwe hospital

Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe has set aside $100 000 for the construction of a mother’s waiting home at Nyamuzuwe Rural Hospital in Mutoko, some 160 km north of Harare. Together with Plan International, their implementing partner, the bank will fund the construction and equipping of the home in a project set to change the lives of families in Nyamuzuwe 51

May 3, 2018 1:15 PM Zinara bosses freed – Nehanda Radio

Five Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) executives, who were last year arrested for criminal abuse of office, have been found not guilty and acquitted. Messrs Precious Murove (director administration and human resources), Simon Taranhike (finance director), Shadreck Matengabadza (finance manager), Stephen Matute (accountant) and Givemore 47

April 25, 2018 11:19 AM Vincent Bolloré: French tycoon held over ‘Africa corruption’

French billionaire Vincent Bolloré has been detained for questioning by anti-corruption police near Paris. Officers in Nanterre are asking him about suspected corruption in Africa, reports say. It comes days after he stepped down as chairman of the media group Vivendi. It is alleged that a subsidiary helped two African presidents win power in return 32

April 25, 2018 9:41 AM Zinara bosses acquitted – Nehanda Radio

The High Court has acquitted five Zimbabwe National Road Administration (Zinara) executives who had been accused of fraudulently transferring more than $2 million into bogus companies’ accounts in a suspected shady loan deal. High Court judge Emy Tsanga yesterday ruled that the five, Simon Mudzingwa Taranhike, Shadreck Matengabadza, Stephen Matute, Givemore 31

April 16, 2018 3:24 AM Workers contest quarry privatisation

Harare City Council workers are still fighting against the privatisation of Crusher Station, an entity of the local authority that produces crushed stone and asphalt concrete for road construction and rehabilitation. Although council says workers at the quarry will be transferred to the new entity, the workers accuse their employer of arbitrarily making 36

March 29, 2018 9:08 PM Dabengwa: Mpofu sabotaged Zambezi project

Matebeleland Zambezi Water Trust chairperson, Dumiso Dabengwa has accused former Mines Minister, Obert Mpofu, of sabotaging the water project. He said Mpofu refused to grant the trust a special mining concession in the mineral rich Matebeleland North province to fund raise for the Matebeleland Zambezi Water Project (MZWP). Dabengwa, who is also the Zapu leader 174

March 29, 2018 7:50 AM $200m Hwange power expansion begins

THE Zimbabwe Power Coompany (ZPC) will draw down $199 million from a China Export-Import Bank loan in April to begin building additional units at the Hwange Thermal Power Station, acting Managing Director Joshua Chirikutsi said. Upon completion, the $1.5 billion units 7 & 8 will add 600 megawatts to the existing 920-megawatt plant, Zimbabwe’s biggest 164

March 14, 2018 6:57 AM Robbers pounce on Bona Mugabe mansion

Three armed robbers stormed a construction site in Umwinsidale, which is believed to belong to Bona Mugabe, and manhandled a police officer on duty before fleeing with items worth $4 800. Robson Kandenga (45), Peter Mangwiro (40) and Brighton Chisiko (30) yesterday appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Tilda Mazhande and pleaded guilty to armed robbery 31

March 11, 2018 5:27 PM ZITF hotel project begins

The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair Company has started preparations for the construction of its 300-bed hotel and conventional centre in Bulawayo set to ease accommodation problems for exhibitors during the annual trade fair event. In a statement last week, the company said the project was meant to position Bulawayo as a meeting destination and also complement 23