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July 16, 2018 4:19 PM Govt explains shortage of hospitals in Matabeleland

The shortage of hospitals in Matabeleland is a result of sparse population density caused by migration of local citizens to neighbouring countries, government has said. This comes amid bitter complaints over a critical shortage of primary health care facilities in the three Matabeleland provinces. So dire is the situation that villagers are being forced 12

April 13, 2018 12:19 PM Mnangagwa gives multi-million dollar ‘travel services’ GOVT contract to VP Chiwenga’s wife

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has made tackling corruption his campaign platform but documents made available to Nehanda Radio show that within 55 days of the military coup that saw a change of government the wife of coup leader now Vice President Constantino Chiwenga was granted a multi-million dollar contract to provide travel arrangements for the Office 37

April 1, 2018 12:58 PM Man freed in govt amnesty up for theft

A former inmate released from prison through presidential amnesty on March 25 has been hauled before the courts on theft charges. Evans Chikwanda, 26, was remanded in custody to April by Harare magistate Tilda Mazhande. He is facing two counts of unlawful entry. According to State papers, on March 16, Chikwanda allegedly unlawfully entered into Patrick 18

March 21, 2018 8:02 PM Govt grants amnesty to tax defaulters

Those wishing to be granted the tax amnesty should apply to ZIMRA and declare outstanding taxes and duties as at Dec. 1, 2017. The amnesty covers all outstanding taxes or duties such as income tax, pay as you earn, value added tax, presumptive tax, capital gains tax, customs and excise duty and stamp duty, among others. "A payment plan should be proposed 66

March 12, 2018 6:09 PM SADC poll observers meet govt minister

"Part of our terms of reference are that we should come and assess the state of readiness in as far as preparations for elections are concerned and that state of preparedness will be assessed through interactions with various stakeholders from today until the end of the week," said Thohlane. He said after interactions with the stakeholders, the team will be able to assess 52

March 10, 2018 2:40 AM Tearful wife begs govt to find Dzamara

THE wife of pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara who was abducted by suspected State agents three years ago has called upon President Emmerson Mnangagwa to help the family find her husband. Dzamara was forcibly abducted in Harare’s Glen View High density suburb as he was leaving a barber-shop on 9 March, 2015 and his disappearance remains a mystery 84

March 6, 2018 12:06 PM Govt phases out diesel 500

The government has started implementing a programme to phase out diesel 500 through the introduction of diesel 50, this, in a bid to improve the fuel quality and offer affordable prices. In a statement issued yesterday, the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) said the move is in compliance with a government directive issued last year. “…Zera advises 26

March 4, 2018 11:12 AM Govt to slash vehicle reg fees

Motor vehicle owners will soon realise huge savings as Government reduces road user fees by more than half in a development meant to ensure realistic cost structures commensurate with international standards. The Sunday Mail understands that Government is ceased with the finalisation of a new fees structure that will see vehicle owners paying $80 for new vehicle 27

March 1, 2018 5:12 AM Govt blocks Ndebele king

THE government has stopped the revival of the Ndebele kingship by blocking the coronation of a new monarch, saying the move was unconstitutional. Prince Bulelani Lobengula Khumalo was expected to ascend to the throne at a traditional coronation ceremony at Babourfields Stadium in Bulawayo this Saturday. In a letter dated February 27, 2018, addressed 53

February 27, 2018 8:33 AM Govt suspends continuous assessment of pupils

Government has suspended the controversial continuous assessment regime for Ordinary Level and Advanced Level pupils that was meant to start this year. Under the regime, O-Level and A-Level pupils were expected from this year to be graded on the basis of combined marks for continuous assessment and final examinations in keeping with provisions of the updated 27