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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 19

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 33

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 42

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 16

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 116

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 109

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 108

March 19, 2018 2:34 AM Magaya’s $1 million talent search show in doubt

The Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries’ (PHD) million dollar talent search auditions set for last Saturday were postponed indefinitely, leaving many hopefuls in despair. The talent search dubbed “African Talent Show” is the brainchild of PHD founder, Walter Magaya through his company Planet Africa. The auditions were set to be held in Harare 27

March 9, 2018 8:21 PM State says not yet ready to try Mzembi

State says not yet ready to try Mzembi THE state this week asked for postponement of the case in which former cabinet minister Walter Mzembi is accused of stealing $1, 6 million to a later date saying investigations were still underway. Mzembi and his accomplices including Tourism and Hospitality ministry consultant Aaron Dzingira Mushoriwa, 62, and the ex-permanent 53

March 9, 2018 4:21 AM Election budget $50m short, but ZEC says ready regardless

ZIMBABWE Elections Commission (ZEC) chairperson Justice Priscilla Chigumba told legislators this Thursday that the poll agency is ready for elections despite having a $50 million funding shortfall. The country is due to hold fresh elections between July and August this year. Chigumba said government has committed to availing $98 million of the $148 million 55