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Boris Johnson, mocker of African "piccaninny" children and their "watermelon smiles", became Prime Minister of Britain on Wednesday. On hearing the news, supporters of two political parties in an African land far, far away, fought each other to claim him as their best friend. "Johnson's rise opportunity for re-engagement," the...
South Africa’s most legendary and respected gospel voice Sipho Makhabane on Sunday joined thousands at ECG Pretoria to worship with Prophet Shepherd Bushiri. Upon noticing him, Prophet Bushiri cut off his sermon, honoured his presence and invited him to the pulpit to greet and bless the church. “I remember in my...
MDC-Alliance leader Mr Nelson Chamisa has fired 145 party employees recruited by the party’s founding leader Morgan Tsvangirai as sharp divisions have emerged in the western-funded party. Mr Chamisa, who appointed his national executive committee members last week, has already started purging workers without giving them notice. It is...
High Court Judge Edith Mushore has urged Apostolic Faith Mission (AFM) in Zimbabwe factions to co-exist, pending the Supreme Court ruling, after the group led by Reverend Cossam Chiangwa filed a notice of appeal against a recent High Court order. Rev Chiangwa and his faction gave notice to challenge a...
Former Cabinet minister Ignatius Chombo yesterday appeared in court on fresh charges after he allegedly sold a Government house in Mutare without following due process. He is jointly charged with Lazarus Chimba for criminal abuse of duty. Harare magistrate Mrs Barbra Mateko ordered Chombo to abide by the same bail conditions...
Zimbabwe has rejected preconditions set by the US government to access a US$60 billion facility availed to the African continent at the recent US-Africa Summit held in Mozambique. This was said by President Mnangagwa while addressing Domboshava residents during yesterday’s clean-up campaign held at Showgrounds. The President said an...
ZIMBABWE’S year-on-year inflation rate for the month of June 2019 rose sharply by 77,75 percentage points to 175,66% from 97,85% in May 2019, driven by increases in the price of basic goods, the statistics agency reported yesterday. “The month-on-month food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation rate stood at 55,07% in June...
The United Kingdom embassy in Zimbabwe has condemned the actions of a group of Zimbabweans who attacked the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cde S. B Moyo in London a few days ago. Writing on its Twitter handle on Wednesday, the Embassy said violence has no place in Zimbabwe, “Whilst we...
LATE MDC leader, Morgan Tsvangirai’s son Vincent is eying a seat in Parliament after winning the party’s internal primary elections ahead of the September 7, Glen View South constituency by-election. The seat fell vacant following the death of Vimbayi Java Tsvangirai, the eldest daughter of the late founding leader of...