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Is Zimbabwe the jewel ‘loaned to us’ in 1980? – Cathy Buckle

via Is Zim the jewel ‘loaned to us’ in 1980? – DailyNews Live by Cathy Buckle 23 APRIL 2014 There is a saying that you never know what you’ve got until it’s gone. Often referring to the loss of a loved one, this

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Kondozi Farm 10 years on

via Kondozi Farm 10 years on | The Zimbabwean 22.04.14 by Clayton Masekesa Where 5,000 Zimbabwean once made a good living off the productive land, there is now severe hunger. Where healthy crops once sprouted, there weeds now cover the once industrious land.

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‘State loan defaulters crushing govt’ [?!]

via ‘State loan defaulters crushing govt’ – DailyNews Live by John Kachembere  23 APRIL 2014 Government has been blamed for the high number of people failing to pay back State loans due to its failure to punish defaulters. President Robert Mugabe reprimanded

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Zimbabwe reviewing executive packages, cap unlikely to hold

via Govt reviewing executive packages, cap unlikely to hold | The Source April 23, 2014 Government is reviewing its move to cap public sector pay and working on a new salary structure, industry and commerce minister Mike Bimha said on Wednesday, amid

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‘China not doing enough in Zimbabwe development,’ says Zanu-PF

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | ‘China not doing enough in Zim development,’ says Zanu-PF 23 April 2014 The government says the Chinese have not been forthcoming as expected in helping Zimbabwe rebuild its economy. Presidential Affairs Minister, Didymus Mutasa says Zimbabweans are on their own

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Trade Fair kicks off to a bad start

via Trade Fair kicks off to a bad start | SW Radio Africa  by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 The 55th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) kicked off to a bad start this week with reports of power cuts and

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Military junta subverting democratic processes in #Zimbabwe

via Military junta subverting democratic processes | SW Radio Africa  by Tichaona Sibanda on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 The continuation of the country’s political and economic crisis, nine months after the 2013 elections, is a result of the failure by the government

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Zanu-PF’s Leadership Succession Plans

via Takura Zhangazha: Zanu Pf’s Three (3) Leadership Succession Plans By Takura Zhangazha Watching and listening to President Mugabe’s  Independence Day speech there was one line that struck me. It was brief  but it made mention of succession. Paraphrasing it, the President

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Zimbabwe joins calls for civil society participation at US summit

via Zim joins calls for civil society participation at US summit | SW Radio Africa  by Alex Bell on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Zimbabwean civil society organisations have backed calls for the inclusion of such groups at the upcoming US-Africa Leaders summit

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Zimbabwe dismisses Majome licence fees application | The Herald

via Govt dismisses Majome licence fees application | The Herald April 23, 2014 by Daniel Nemukuyu GOVERNMENT has described the constitutional application by Harare West legislator Ms Jessie Majome contesting payment of listener’s licence fees to ZBC, as mischievous saying the obligation to

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Statement on Police and Potraz officials visit to Radio Dialogue

via Statement on Police and Potraz officials visit to Radio Dialogue April 22, 2014 By Peter Zwidekalanga Khumalo, Radio Dialogue Board Chairperson Today (22 April 2014), at around 11.30am, 8 men from the Police Law and Order department and Potraz officials (Post and

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WOZA Abuse: Zimbabwe Ignores African Commission

via RadioVop Zimbabwe – WOZA Abuse: Zim Ignores African Commission April 23, 2014 The Zimbabwean government has failed to respond to an abuse case brought before the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) by leading human rights group Women of

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Flood disaster victims turn on each other at Chingwizi

via Flood disaster victims turn on each other at Chingwizi | SW Radio Africa  by Nomalanga Moyo on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Violence has broken out at Chingwizi transit camp where some victims of the Tokwe Mukosi flooding disaster have reportedly attacked

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Harare to demolish all illegal structures

via Harare to demolish all illegal structures – NewsDay Zimbabwe April 23, 2014 by Moses Matenga HARARE CITY Council yesterday said it was moving in to demolish all illegal structures, including houses in Mufakose built on top of water pipes and other

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Informal sector tax counterproductive, Zimbabwe warned

via Informal sector tax counterproductive, Zimbabwe warned | The Source  April 23, 2014 Zimbabwe’s government should extend technical support to its informal sector and not tax it to shore up its bare coffers as this will effectively destroy it, Indian ambassador Jeitendra

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