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July 10, 2018 1:16 PM Chamisa battling Mnangagwa’s soft dictatorship

I am afraid the MDC Alliance appears oblivious to the mammoth political fraud in the electoral making. As things stand, the opposition grouping not only runs the horrifying risk of losing a massive chunk of democratic credibility through participating in a sham poll – which is practically impossible to win – but also losing an election which the electoral 28

July 8, 2018 3:02 AM Drinking, smoking heightens death risk

CAPE TOWN — A study has found that the combined effects of drinking and smoking heightens the risk for stillbirth and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The findings relate to the Safe Passage Study — probing the effects of smoking and drinking during pregnancy. The international study tracked smoking and drinking behaviours of twelve thousand South 44

July 5, 2018 3:53 PM ‘Zec owes it to nation to deliver undisputed poll’

Zimbabwe cannot afford another disputed election given its perilous state of the economy, analysts have said. The country’s economy has been on a free-fall, with analysts saying its long history of disputed polls was a major contributing factor. To break the vicious cycle of disputed polls, they said the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) must ensure 46

June 29, 2018 2:25 AM Trainee nurse jailed for forgery

A trainee nurse at Parirenyatwa School of Nursing who used a fake Ordinary Level certificate to enrol at the institution in 2016, yesterday wept uncontrollably in court after she was jailed for 10 months. Elizabeth Kalenga (29) pleaded guilty to the offence when she appeared before magistrate Mr Nyasha Vhitorini. She was initially sentenced to 15 months 25

June 22, 2018 7:00 AM Airbus warns no-deal Brexit could see it leave UK

Airbus has warned it could leave the UK if the country exits the European Union single market and customs union without a transition deal. The European planemaker said the warning was not part of “project fear, but its “dawning reality”. Last week, the outgoing president of the CBI said sections of UK industry faced extinction unless the UK stayed in the EU customs 34

June 11, 2018 5:45 AM Chikurubi not full, Mnangagwa warns Chivayo

Controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo faces prosecution with the risk of doing time behind bars after President Mnangagwa said the mistake made in awarding him the Gwanda solar project should not be repeated. The President said this soon after touring Nyangani Renewable Energy, a solar power project in Mutoko, Mashonaland East on Saturday 35

May 18, 2018 10:56 AM ZESA to cut off businesses

Businesses, including miners and manufacturers, who owe money for electricity risk being cut off by Zimbabwe’s power distributor after the lapse of a six months grace period to settle their bills. The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company, is struggling to recover about $1 billion owed by companies, farmers and households who are on post-paid 57

May 17, 2018 7:42 AM WHO bans hot chips – Nehanda Radio

The World Health Organisation has banned industrially produced chips and other fatty fried foods from the global food supply to eliminate the risk of non communicable diseases that are killing millions of people around the world every year. The foods make up the bulk of an average working person’s meals, especially lunch. The WHO has petitioned governments 40

May 2, 2018 7:51 AM Government allays ARVs shortage fears

Government yesterday assured people on antiretroviral therapy that there are sufficient supplies of the treatment in the country. Over one million people are on ARVs in the country. In a statement, the Ministry of Health and Child Care dismissed reports suggesting a shortage. “There have been recent media reports alluding to clients on antiretroviral 44

April 1, 2018 2:17 AM Conversion of pensions to US$: commission cites conflict of interest

A commission of inquiry into the conversion of insurance and pension values to the United States dollar from the Zimbabwean dollar says there was regulatory capture through failure to have operational independence among government, insurance regulator and players. In its report released two weeks ago, the commission said the regulatory structure in Zimbabwe 15