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January 9, 2019 10:40 AM Fired MSU security guards engage minister

Four Midlands State University security guards who won a court case against their employer for unlawful dismissal have approached the office of the Minister of State for Midlands Provincial Affairs Larry Mavima seeking recourse. The quartet of Doubt Chivi, Farai Chidonhi, Ndakaziva Dombo and Rueben Musengeyi, who were part of the university’s Campus 59

January 8, 2019 5:59 PM Elton Mangoma arrested – Nehanda Radio

Former Energy minister Elton Mangoma has been arrested for criminal abuse of office, his lawyer Tonderai Bhatasara confirmed yesterday. The leader of the Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe was taken in by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission and spent the night at Mabelreign Police Station. It is alleged the 63-year-old former Energy minister connived 26

January 8, 2019 5:22 AM Saturday Night Fever in Gabon

The people of Gabon danced to the tune of Omar Bongo’s stifling symphony of misrule for 42 years. Small in stature, Bongo ruthlessly ruled oil-rich Gabon, earning himself the title “little big man”. A French observer described him as “a diminutive, dapper figure who conversed in flawless French, a charismatic figure surrounded by a personality cult”. He lavishly 29

January 6, 2019 6:33 AM Diaspora-based artist sings on Zim problems

Diaspora-based Taffy Theman has lamented the suffering being experienced by Zimbabweans in a song titled Oneday. The song reflects on the troubles currently obtaining in Zimbabwe while also going back to Gukurahundi, Murambatsvina, the 2008 election violence where some women were raped, corruption, mismanagement of resources, and the recent army killings 21

December 22, 2018 9:20 AM Acting PG orders probe into $20 000 bribery allegations

The bribery allegations were raised in court by Advocate Sylvester Hashiti in November this year. In a statement released yesterday, Mr Hodzi said his office takes the allegations seriously. “They must be thoroughly investigated and all wrongdoing clearly exposed. All offenders will be prosecuted without fear or favour. “The NPA is cognisant of the fact that the success 32

December 19, 2018 11:35 AM Don’t blame migrants for everything, Pope tells politicians

Pope Francis on Tuesday condemned nationalist leaders who blame migrants for their countries’ problems and themselves fostered mistrust in society by pursuing dishonest gain and xenophobic and racist policies. The 82-year-old pope, who has made defense of migrants a plank of his papacy, made the comments in his message for the Catholic Church’s World 19

December 18, 2018 9:22 AM I want to concentrate on MP post: Chiyangwa

Losing Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa claims the reason he withdrew from a re-run with new Zifa boss Felton Kamambo in Sunday’s elections is because he wants to invest his time as a Member of Parliament. Chiyangwa conceded defeat just before the re-run after the two had failed to garner two thirds of the votes. Chiyangwa, who is president of Cosafa 17

December 12, 2018 4:24 PM Zacc receives 400 cases in 2018

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) has dealt with about 400 cases this year alone as compared to the previous year where they only received 294 cases. This came out during the graft body’s first step at decentralising when it opened its sub office in the second largest city on Monday. “We have landed in Bulawayo and we officially open our doors 19

December 12, 2018 6:25 AM US bars entry of ousted Gambian leader Jammeh

The United States said Monday it would forbid entry into the country of former Gambian dictator Yahya Jammeh and his family over corruption during his 22-year rule. Under a US law that bans foreign officials involved in “significant” corruption or human rights abuses, the State Department said it was blacklisting Jammeh as well as his wife Zineb Jammeh 17

December 12, 2018 4:51 AM Judgment on Chivayo lawsuit expected today

The High Court is today expected to deliver judgment in a case in which Intratrek Zimbabwe managing director Wicknell Chivayo sued the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) for US$25 million for instigating malicious criminal charges of fraud against him and frustrating his company from performing its obligations at the Gwanda Solar Power Project. The civil trial 20