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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 The development comes after USAid said last week it had withdrawn funding citing financial irregularities.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 42

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 20

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 15

May 18, 2018 11:10 AM Inmates fail to show up in court after prison truck breaks down

Inmates from Bulawayo have failed to show-up in court since last week following the breakdown of the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) truck. The grounded truck is allegedly being attended to by mechanics. ZPCS Assistant Commissioner Elizabeth Banda yesterday said the breaking down of prison trucks was a nationwide problem, but they were working 58

May 6, 2018 4:57 AM Obadiah Musindo dishes out cars

DESTINY of Africa Network (DAnet) says it has secured funding to roll out a car loan scheme for pastors and their wives, a move aimed at attracting votes for Zanu PF ahead of the watershed polls mid-year. DAnet founder and Zanu PF-aligned cleric, Obadiah Musindo, said his organisation was targeting to parcel out more than 100 vehicles to church leaders 40

April 23, 2018 3:56 PM Apostle mamombe takes music to people

RUSAPE-based Apostle Cosmas Mamombe, who has just released his third album titled Mweya Washe, has set sights on hosting shows across the country to spread the Word of God and market the new offering. The Psalms of Mabvazuva band leader, who unleashed the album a few weeks ago with MarkSounds in Rusape, said he was targeting to do shows in Rusape this month 45

April 1, 2018 4:25 PM Cheetahs coach pleads for patience

ZIMBABWE’S Sevens rugby side would have easily been considered one of the favourites to win the upcoming HSBC World Sevens core team qualifying tournament which runs from Friday to Sunday in Hong Kong. In fact, the Cheetahs won the Hong Kong qualifying tournament twice but sadly, they were not able to become a core on the lucrative HSBC World Sevens 20

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 282

March 29, 2018 11:55 AM Agribank appeals for $50m to expand services

AGRIBANK has appealed to government for a $50 million capital investment to facilitate expansion of services the bank provides. CEO Somukhosi Malaba told the Indigenisation Thematic Committee recently that Agribank needed to hit the $100 million financial capital injection in order to diversify its services. “The bank has received substantial capitalization 277

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 285