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Failure to deal with corruption will ruin Zimbabwe

via Failure to deal with corruption will ruin the economy – The Standard March 9, 2014 by Kimion Tagwireyi The story of corruption has been spoken and written about for a long time now that most Zimbabweans thought that by now some corrupt

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Open letter to Grace #mugabe

via Open letter to Grace Mugabe  from a non-important person 08/03/2014 by Tambu Kahari Dear First Lady … CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. Bona Chikore on her amazing wedding. I was one of the people who waited eagerly for the wedding pictures. No. I kid you

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Mine CEOs ‘paid 199 times more than workers’

via Mine CEOs ‘paid 199 times more than workers’ – DailyNews Live 9 MARCH 2014  Platinum mining companies are paying their chief executive officers 199 times more than they are paying mineworkers, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu ) said.

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Diamond firms dismiss claims

via Diamond firms dismiss claims – DailyNews Live by Mogove Tafirenyika 9 MARCH 2014 Firms mining diamonds in Chiadzwa say they never pledged $10 million each and were never consulted on the Marange-Zimunya Community Share Ownership Trust (MZCSOT) as claimed by Chief Gilbert

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Wall Street bankers rescue Obert Mpofu

via Wall Street bankers rescue Obert Mpofu March 7, 2014 Zimbabwe Independent By Chris Muronzi A MAURITIAN-BASED consortium headed by former Wall Street bankers has removed an albatross around the neck of Transport minister Obert Mpofu, who was struggling to raise funds to

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Acting RBZ chief Dhliwayo’s tenure extended

via Acting RBZ chief Dhliwayo’s tenure extended March 7, 2014 Zimbabwe Independent FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa has extended the term of office of acting central bank governor Charity Dhliwayo until a substantive governor is appointed, businessdigest has established. This replaces the arrangement set

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Zanu PF man Jim Kunaka loots $4k from Harare, daily

via Zanu PF man loots $4000 from Hre, daily 08/03/2014 NewZimbabwe FAILED Zanu PF councillor and former Harare province youth league leader, Jim Kunaka, has been accused of looting council funds meant to pay salaries for the local authority’s work force. Harare

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Salaries: Mahachi under fire

via Salaries: Mahachi under fire Sunday, 09 March 2014 Sunday Mail Harare City Council Town Clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi has been given a two-week ultimatum to pay council workers who have gone for two months without pay. Failure to do so will

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Council top brass to share US$3m as city downsizes | The Herald

via Council top brass to share US$3m as city downsizes | The Herald March 8, 2014 by Innocent Ruwende Ten City of Harare directors will share US$3 million as part of their retrenchment package. The retrenchment of another 1 190 ordinary employees –

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8,000 Zim Workers Left Jobless as 75 Companies Shutdown

via 8,000 Zim Workers Left Jobless as 75 Companies Shutdown by Gibbs Dube 08.03.2014 VOAZimbabwe The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) says about 75 companies failed to open after the festive season, leaving at least 8,000 workers jobless. ZCTU president George Nkiwane says

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The idea that African homosexuality was a colonial import is a myth

via The idea that African homosexuality was a colonial import is a myth   theguardian.com by Bernardine Evaristo 8 March 2014  Africa has 54 countries and more than a billion people. One of the most ridiculous myths about it is that homosexuality did not

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Polarisation A Threat To Zim’s Economic Prosperity – Moyo

via RadioVop Zimbabwe – Polarisation A Threat To Zim’s Economic Prosperity – Moyo 8 March 2014 Jonathan Moyo, says polarisation of the media in Zimbabwe is a threat to the new economic face the country is embarking on. Addressing journalists from various

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You’re free to leave, Tsvangirai tells rivals

via You’re free to leave, Tsvangirai tells rivals  NewZimbabwe 08/03/2014 MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai on Saturday told rivals pushing for his ouster that they were free to quit if they no longer wanted to continue working with him. The former premier told supporters at

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Will the real Biti please stand up?

via Will the real Biti please stand up? – DailyNews Live 9 MARCH 2014 As we long predicted, the brouhaha within the MDC over the ill-advised push by the party’s deputy treasurer-general, Elton Mangoma, to oust Morgan Tsvangirai from the leadership of

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Biti praises Zanu PF

via Biti praises Zanu PF – DailyNews Live by Lloyd Mbiba 9 MARCH 2014 MDC secretary general Tendai Biti could be in hot water after admitting his party lost to Zanu PF in the watershed July 31 elections due to poor electoral messages.

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