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October 18, 2018 4:30 PM YouTube video for Japajapa trial

The State is relying on a YouTube video in a case in which political activist Paddington Japajapa is accused of inciting the violence that rocked Harare on August 1. Japajapa appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzayi Mugwagwa yesterday and was advised that his trial would commence on November 12. “I have been furnished with all the State papers and it seems

October 18, 2018 2:00 PM Afreximbank loans Zimbabwe $500 million as dollar crisis worsens

The African Export Import Bank (Afreximbank) says it is finalising a $500 million loan facility for Zimbabwe, to help secure the foreign-currency starved southern African country’s imports. Zimbabwe is experiencing a shortage of foreign currency, blamed mainly on a huge trade deficit caused by the collapse of its key agriculture and manufacturing sectors 1

October 18, 2018 1:34 PM Mugabe Junior pressurising model to drop Grace’s assault case, says AfriForum

One of the sons of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has allegedly been pressurising Gabriella Engels, the Johannesburg model who filed assault charges against Grace Mugabe, to drop the charges against his mother. Civil rights group AfriForum represents Engels in the high profile case. AfriForum’s CEO Kallie Kriel told journalists in Pretoria 4

October 17, 2018 7:50 PM Potraz to introduce innovation hubs, hackathons

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) says it plans to introduce innovation hubs and hackathons as part of its information and communication technology (ICT) Innovation Drive. The ICT Innovation Drive had up to this point operated only as a revolving fund that assists beneficiaries by extending loans for their different 12

October 17, 2018 7:43 PM Nedbank buying back shares from minority shareholders

NEDBANK Group (Nedbank) says it will pay R2 billion (approximately US$139,6 million) to minority shareholders inherited from Old Mutual. The South Africa-based financial institution, which owns Nedbank Zimbabwe, yesterday said it is buying back its stock from shareholders who hold less than 100 shares as a result of the unbundling by its biggest shareholder 12

October 17, 2018 6:59 PM Grace Mugabe’s son Russell Goreraza and Mushekwi ex-wife Luminista ‘get cosy’

Former first lady Grace Mugabe’s son, Russell Goreraza and China-based Warriors forward Nyasha Mushekwi’s ex-wife Luminista have sent tongues waging after videos suggesting that they might be dating made rounds on social media. The videos were taken at Ginimbi’s all-white party held in South Africa over the weekend. And according to the pictures and videos 12

October 17, 2018 6:58 AM Man ordered to pay Total Zimbabwe 30K

The High Court has ordered a Chivhu businessman to settle a debt of close to $30 000 to Total Zimbabwe and vacate a service station he was leasing from the fuel company. Mr Moses Jiri had sued Total Zimbabwe for $83 000 that he claimed was unlawfully deducted from his guarantee account held by the fuel company. A guarantee account is one where the lessee 14

October 17, 2018 5:18 AM Afreximbank confirms $500m facility talks

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has confirmed holding talks with a Zimbabwean delegation led by Finance and Economic Development Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube in connection with a $500-million nostro stabilisation facility. Zimbabwe, which is going through a damaging foreign currency crisis, is looking for stabilisation facilities while 13

October 16, 2018 5:17 PM ‘Vehicle licensing to be centralised’

Government is mulling reinstating the collection of vehicle licence fees to local authorities to help them bankroll road maintenance, the National Assembly has been told. The fees are currently being collected by the Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara), which then disburses road maintenance fees to local authorities on an allocative basis 13

October 16, 2018 11:47 AM Crooger features big names on new album

As he continues to make inroads towards claiming his seat among the hip hop music greats in the country, Crooger (real name Nyasha Gurure) roped in big names in the genre on his new album “Shumba Dzinoruma” released last week. The 22 track album features celebrated rappers including Jnr Brown, Briss Mbada, Maskiri and Ti Gonz. It also has voices of celebrated 13