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December 13, 2018 6:44 PM Miss Zim grateful for Miss World experience

Miss Zimbabwe, Belinda Potts, missed out on the Miss World crown after Mexico beauty Vanessa Ponce de Leon was crowned queen at a contest held in Sanya, China last Saturday. The 26-year-old beauty made history by becoming the first Miss Mexico to be crowned Miss World. She beat 117 other contestants including runner up Miss Thailand – Nicolene Limsnukan 2

December 6, 2018 4:26 PM Maziwisa, Pambuka found guilty….. sentenced to 54 months in prison for $12k fraud

Former Highfield legislator Psychology Maziwisa and former ZBC News anchor Oscar Pambuka have both been found guilty of fraud and sentenced to 54 months in prison. The two duped Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) of over $12 000 after claiming to have done publicity work for the company. Maziwisa and Pambuka claimed to have done publicity work for ZPC during 13

December 5, 2018 3:58 PM ‘Zim requires massive direct investment’

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says Zimbabwe requires massive foreign direct investment to achieve its transformation agenda that will see the country achieving a middle-income status by 2030. “National wealth is only created when national resources are gainfully exploited through a process of economic transformation. Our minerals remain inert stones or encrustations 12

December 4, 2018 6:20 AM Zim earns $770m from tobacco sales

Zimbabwe has earned over $770 million from 159,4 million kilogrammes of tobacco that have so far been exported to different countries around the world, latest data from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) show. The golden leaf has been exported at an average price of $4,84 a kg. TIMB indicated that during the same time last year, the country 9

November 27, 2018 3:15 AM Miss Zim needs votes to qualify for Miss World

Miss Zimbabwe Belinda Potts, who is in Sanya, China for the Miss World finale, is pinning her hopes on Zimbabweans to vote for her in the Social Media contest. A win in the category will give the beauty queen an automatic qualification for the pageant’s top 30 ahead of the grand finale set for December 8 at the Crown of Beauty Theatre in Sanya. The challenges 12

November 27, 2018 2:44 AM Maziwisa, Pambuka judgment date set

Judgment in the fraud case involving former Highfield National Assembly representative Psychology Maziwisa and former ZBC News anchor Oscar Pambuka has been set for December 6. The pair is being accused of duping Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) of over $12 000 after claiming to have done publicity work. Allegations are that Maziwisa and Pambuka claimed 13

November 24, 2018 8:10 AM Ammara Brown’s moment of truth

Next Friday, Ammara Brown will be put to the test when she hosts her first mega concert in Harare at what might be a turning point in her career as she is on a quest to penetrate the African market. To help achieve her goal, Ammara an Idols East Africa runner up — has invited Nigeria’s Mr Eazi with whom she collaborated with on track Svoto to share 17

November 22, 2018 3:48 PM One of ‘Mugabe planes’ sold

One of the four aircraft bought by government from Malaysia has reportedly been sold to Jet Midwest, a US-based leading global aviation parts provider, due to non-payment by Zimbabwe. Government had all along claimed it bought four Boeing 777 aircraft from Malaysia and an Embraer plane, with the planes set to be leased to a new local airline Zim Airways 19

November 18, 2018 11:01 PM From Marxist to Thatcherite – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

The most reviled / revered British Prime Minister of the past half century has been championed in the pages of the influential London newspaper the Financial Times by none other than Emmerson Mnangagwa. In the face of fierce opposition, Mrs Thatcher forced through sweeping changes which paved the way for strong economic growth. President Mnangagwa obviously 17

November 13, 2018 4:13 PM Air Zim wet leases aircraft in reconstruction drive

Air Zimbabwe is “wet leasing” one if its aircraft in a fundraising drive that is part of its reconstruction strategy. A wet lease agreement is a contractual arrangement covering the hire and servicing of aircrafts, and the provision of a flight crew to the leaseholder. In a notice, the airline notified prospective bidders that it is wet leasing a Boeing 9