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June 13, 2018 7:01 AM ZETDC sets aside $40m for smart meters

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has set aside about $40 million for the roll out of 40 000 smart meters in September. Speaking during a symposium in Gweru last week, ZETDC commercial director Mr Ralph Katsande said the smart meters programme is targeted at large consumers like industries and supermarkets as a way of saving 28

March 3, 2018 12:47 PM Khumalo to replace Khuphe: Chamisa

MDC-T President Nelson Chamisa has threatened to fire the party’s defiant deputy leader Thokozani Khuphe and elevate legislator Thabita Khumalo instead. Khuphe is opposing Chamisa’s assumption of power following the death of the MDC-T’s founding president Morgan Tsvangirai. “You ceased to be a team player when MRT (Tsvangirai) heeded people’s calls for a united 56

February 18, 2018 4:23 AM Mugabe looks happy, relaxed, says cleric

A top Roman Catholic cleric who helped negotiate former president Robert Mugabe’s exit after last year’s military takeover says the ageing politician appears happy in retirement. Father Fidelis Mukonori , a long-time confidante of Zimbabwe’s first leader after independence from Britain, said he remained in constant touch with Mugabe after his ouster 25

December 7, 2017 5:57 AM Spelling error angers Mnangagwa

Barely a fortnight after executing a smooth transfer of power in a soft, smart rebellion whose sophistication earned them global acclaim, the Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) embarrassingly unveiled a plaque with a misspelt name of the country etched onto expensive granite. Instead of the correct spelling, Zimbabwe, the plaque had the inscription "Zimbawe" 54

November 9, 2017 4:32 AM Matobo land invaders to appear in Gwanda court

THE 99 Matobo villagers accused of illegally occupying Fox and Woolendale farms have been ordered to appear at the Gwanda Magistrates’ Court on November 29 for trial. The villagers were advised of the transfer of their case to Gwanda on Monday when they appeared before Kezi magistrate Arafat Kozanai. The accused, who are being represented by Zimbabwe 17

October 30, 2017 9:41 AM JioPhone production stopped, Jio now working on free Android Phone

Mukesh Ambani caused a storm after announcing the JioPhone smart feature phone that was effectively free of cost. Millions of people have already pre-ordered the phone with shipments having started post Diwali. However, based on a new report, production of the JioPhone has stopped as Reliance Jio is now looking to work on an Android smartphone to take on Airtel 101

October 27, 2017 2:16 PM Should MDC look beyond Tsvangirai?

The succession issue has cost Zimbabwe a lot in the past few years within and without the ruling Zanu PF. There is no denying the fact that President Robert Mugabe — at the helm of the country since independence from the British in 1980 — is now frail and in the twilight of his career. Similarly, the main opposition Movement for Democratic Change — following 26

October 17, 2017 10:17 AM Irrigation rehab channels life back into Zimbabwe’s parched fields

NYANYADZI, Zimbabwe, Oct 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In this drought-prone region of eastern Zimbabwe, relying on rain to grow crops no longer makes sense. That’s one reason Joseph Zviuya, a small-scale farmer in the Nyanyadzi area, looks with satisfaction at the canal near his fields that is now overflowing with irrigation water. “This water is our lifeline 16

October 14, 2017 2:50 AM Tsvangirai returns ahead of busy voter registration mobilisation

MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai returned home yesterday ahead of a busy schedule on voter registration mobilisation and conclusion of the MDC Alliance talks. Tsvangirai’s arrival time was a closely guarded secret, as the MDC-T did not want journalists to swarm the airport to see his state of health. The former Premier was airlifted to South Africa after 25

October 14, 2017 12:47 AM ‘Tyson’ reads riot Act

Minister Kasukuwere said henceforth, Government would not hesitate to wield the axe on under-performing local authorities executives. He was addressing delegates at a joint meeting of provincial and district administrators, chief executive officers, town clerks and secretaries in Harare yesterday. President has stated that this disorder is no longer 11