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September 22, 2018 2:41 PM Hospital turns to crowd-funding

St Luke’s Hospital in Lupane has hit hard times, with officials asking for assistance in a bid to contain the desperate situation. “Hospital faced with financial difficulties, please donate things like blankets, maternity delivery packs, medicines, theatre equipment, medical books and food. “We are all invited to pool resources to help our lovely hospital 1

September 17, 2018 12:44 PM NSSA finds investor for Beitbridge hotel

The National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is finalising an agreement with a leading hotel company that will see its closed Beitbridge hotel facility being re-opened. The proposed venture is likely to result in a new mixed business model covering accommodation, casino, tertiary education and serviced apartments, close sources say. The 136 room state-of 4

September 1, 2018 7:00 PM Mzembi trial date set

The State has set November 19 and 29 as trial dates for former Cabinet minister Walter Mzembi who is facing a slew of corruption charges. Mzembi appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa represented by Job Sikhala yesterday. His trial on allegations of misappropriating funds meant for the 2013 United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) 28

August 14, 2018 4:32 PM It’s not the economy

Over the years, local sports bodies and teams have cried out for funding and sponsorship ahead of crucial matches and assignments. Shortly before the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals, the Zimbabwe government had to fork out $1 million to bankroll the Warriors’ participation in Gabon. Just last month, Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) announced they would 20

July 30, 2018 3:50 PM EU observers offer mixed picture of first Zimbabwe vote since Mugabe’s fall

Zimbabwe held its first election on Monday since former president Robert Mugabe was ousted in a de facto coup and European Union observers said the vote was “very smooth” in some places and “totally disorganised” in others. President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a long-time ally of Mugabe, faces opposition leader Nelson Chamisa in the vote. Mnangagwa is the frontrunner 44

July 30, 2018 7:49 AM ZBC refused to flight Chamisa’s prayer

State-controlled broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) refused to flight MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa’s political advertisement ahead of the crunch election today ostensibly because it breached hate speech laws. The ad, which the MDC Alliance pitched for a provocative first run this week, is in the form of a powerful 42

July 25, 2018 1:28 PM Zinara ‘prioritising VIP roads in Harare’

The Zimbabwe National Roads Authority (Zinara) has been prioritising VIP routes in Harare, an official has said. Harare City Council (HCC) environmental committee chairperson yesterday said every year Zinara makes full disbursements for VIP roads while neglecting those in other parts of the city. His remarks came after residents argued that roads in most high density 21

July 7, 2018 1:19 PM ZimRights under siege – Nehanda Radio

Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) is under siege from former members of the association who are planning to form a splinter group. The development comes after USAid said last week it had withdrawn funding citing financial irregularities. ZimRights has vehemently denied accusations of embezzlement of funds. A US embassy spokesperson said there 49

June 25, 2018 6:21 AM Vandals cripple new Zesa projects

Vandalism of electricity infrastructure is crippling implementation of new projects across the country as available funding is being channelled towards replacing vandalised equipment, a senior official has said. Chief Energy Development Officer for Matabeleland region in the Ministry of Energy and Power Development, Mr Peace Rugube said vandalism and theft 24

June 3, 2018 7:02 PM Tanzanian conjoined twins Maria and Consolata die aged 21

Tanzanian conjoined twins Maria and Consolata Mwakikuti have died at the age 21 after suffering respiratory complications at a local hospital. The women, who were joined from the navel downwards and shared organs like the liver and lungs, had two hearts and separate heads and arms. They were admitted to hospital in December due to issues relating to heart 19