A list of 'looters' published by the government of Zimbabwe on Monday, 'naming and shaming' individuals and companies it alleges externalised money out of the country has raised speculations relations between Zimbabwe and China could inflame. The list, published after a three month amnesty, is laden with Chinese nationals and...
China dragged its feet on implementing former President Robert Mugabe's "mega-deals" with because of a poisoned business environment, Beijing’s envoy to Harare has said. Chinese Embassy to Zimbabwe Counselor Zhao Boagang told journalists at a media briefing that President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government has made "encouraging" changes that have shifted the...
Harare - The Zimbabwe Republic Police has remained tight lipped on the killing of two unarmed civilians and injuring of four others by members of their force on February 22 this year. Report by Prince Butawo and Maynard Manyowa Violent skirmishes erupted on February 22, after police attempted to enforce a ban...
(This articles appears on Hopewell Chino'ono Facebook Page and is published with his permission) When President Emmerson Mnangagwa came into office after his former boss, Robert Mugabe, had been forced to resign following a military intervention, he could have done anything that he wanted to do and still get away...
Zimbabwe's main and biggest opposition the MDC-T is on the brink of a major split again as its two heavyweight "leaders" both claim 'rights to the throne'. Dr Thokozani Khupe says she is the legitimate party leader and will not lose sleep over threats by Nelson Chamisa. The two have been...
CATEGORY I :      Illicit Financial Flows – Funds Externalised through Non Repatriation Of Export Proceeds Name of Exporter Sector Amount (USD) 1.              African Associated Mines Mining 62,049,622 2.              Marange Resources Mining 54,238,249 3.              Canadile Miners Mining 31,350,554 4.              Mbada Diamonds Mining 14,764,060 5.              Jinan Mining Mining 11,072,668 6.              Gold Driven Tobacco Tobacco 10,622,789 7.              Insing Investments Agriculture 10,187,158 8.              Allied Timbers Zimbabwe Agriculture 4,336,765 9.              Pacific Cigarette Company Tobacco 4,122,966 10.           P T Royal Ostrindo Zimbabwe Manufacturing 2,784,459 11.           Pan African Mining Mining 2,659,335 12.           Turnall Manufacturing 2,379,579 13.          ...
Any port in a storm, sounds logical. Until you get to a port and realize that it’s run by pirates. The idea of being excited or feeling relieved by any fallacy during a crisis may have the same effects of being stuck in a pit then you keep digging. The...
(This article first appears on Hopewell Chin'ono Facebook Page and is published with his permission) If there is ever one thing that Zimbabwean political parties, politicians and their communication departments have never mastered, it is to understand how to use their relationship with the media profitably and understanding how the...
2017 ended on a high for us, with the unbelievable resignation of the two man band of terror: the irascible Grace and the narcissist Bobby Mugabe. Another favourite part was that the same Constitution and courts that they bullied into legitimising their whims and desires, turned on them and...
Guest Column by Zimbabwe's President, Emmerson D Mnangagwa (Originally published on New York Times HARARE, Zimbabwe — In November, the Zimbabwean people, led by our youth, went to the streets peacefully and joyfully, determined to have their voices heard. They called for freedom, progress and a new way of doing...
  Harare - Minister of Water, Environment and Climate who also serves as the ruling Zanu Pf`s national chairperson Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri is struggling to cope with balancing her workload at party and ministerial level. Currently the most powerful woman in Zanu Pf as she makes up the new appendage to the...