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Nurses’ posts to be unfrozen soon-Parirenyatwa

via Nurses’ posts to be unfrozen soon-Parirenyatwa | The Zimbabwean 01  August 2014 President Robert Mugabe has ordered the cash-strapped government to lift a ban on the recruitment of thousands of nurses and other health workers into the civil service,

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Mujuru gatecrashes poll anniversary

via Mujuru gatecrashes poll anniversary, claims she was not invited | The Zimbabwean 01 August 2014 Joice Mujuru, President Robert Mugabe’s deputy in Zanu (PF) and government, yesterday betrayed the disorderly way in which the party organised a bash to

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MPs take Chombo to task

via MPs take Chombo to task | The Zimbabwean 31 July 2014 The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee for Local Government took Minister Ignatius Chombo to task last week over allegations that he was corrupt and had illegally interfered with activities of

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Knives out for Mujuru

via Knives out for Mujuru | The Zimbabwean 31 July 2014 The plot to elevate Grace Mugabe to lead the Women’s League was hatched by the Mnangagwa faction in a desperate bid to frustrate vice president Joice Mujuru’s chances of

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Headline news 31 July, 2014

The rise of Grace Create confusion What economic rebound Mr President? Chingwizi horrors Mugabe dynasty Zim must respect property rights: Mzembi Is it ever going to be enough? Legislators exempted from tollgate fees Gumbo in a Bubble New chess piece

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The rise of Grace

via The rise of Grace | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 by Jera When 24-year-old Grace Marufu was pecking away at the keyboard of a Word Perfect machine, she never imagined she would someday oversee the interior décor at State

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Create confusion

via Create confusion | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 The other function of this diversion is to confuse the whole Mugabe succession debate. If Grace is elevated to Women’s League Chair, it sends the message to presidential hopefuls that there

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What economic rebound Mr President?

via What economic rebound Mr President? | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 It is critical that conditions for broad-based inclusive economic development are put in place before the economy can rebound. We are all rather shocked by President Mugabe’s comments

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Chingwizi horrors

via Chingwizi horrors | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 Last year, it was reported that female members of the Chingwizi camp, desperate to feed their families, exchanged food for sexual favours from male police officers who control distribution of supplies.

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Mugabe dynasty

via Mugabe dynasty | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 One theory is that Grace is expected to protect the business interests of the Mugabe family, once her husband retires – eventually. The position in the Women’s League would catapult her

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Zim must respect property rights: Mzembi

via Zim must respect property rights: Mzembi – DailyNews Live 30 July 2014 by John Kachembere HARARE -Tourism minister Walter Mzembi says Zimbabwe must value property rights to ensure that the country attracts more tourists. Zimbabwe’s tourism sector hit an

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Is it ever going to be enough?

via Is it ever going to be enough? – DailyNews Live 30 July 2014 by Cathy Buckle HARARE – When the Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba said that white farmers never used to be charged for electricity usage, I was

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Legislators exempted from tollgate fees

via Legislators exempted from tollgate fees – DailyNews Live 30 July 2014 by Chengetai Zvauya HARARE – Legislators have been exempted from paying tollgate fees. This follows a request tabled by parliamentarians seeking an exemption ostensibly because they would be

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Gumbo in a Bubble

via Gumbo in a Bubble | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 Sadly, the speculations benefit the one person who should, at this point, be answering a number of questions: Where are the jobs promised to us last year in July?

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New chess piece in Zanu (PF) power game

via New chess piece in Zanu (PF) power game | The Zimbabwean 30 July 2014 The Zanu (PF) Women’s League has taken the amusement park to a new frontier by endorsing Grace Mugabe to run for its presidency. The circus

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