Tag Archives: 12 June 2014

Zimra raid Bulawayo businesses

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Zimra raid Bulawayo businesses. 11 June 2014 Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) Bulawayo branch has launched a tax blitz on city firms and closing tax evaders. Close to 30 officials raided Parkade Centre today demanding tax from shop operators. Shops found wanting are being shut down but alert shop owners closed before officials… Read More »

‘Rapist’ MDC-T MP granted bail

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | ‘Rapist’ MDC-T MP granted bail. 11 June 2014 MDC-T legislator and youth assembly deputy president Costa Machingauta was Monday granted a $100 bail by a Gweru magistrate. Machingauta is accused of raping a Midlands State University (MSU) student on two occasions after luring his unsuspecting classmate into his hotel room. Magistrate Judith… Read More »

Moyo meets Mugabe over shock attack

via Moyo meets Mugabe over shock attack. newzimbabwe.com 11 June 2014 INFORMATION Minister Jonathan Moyo, who was subjected to an angry tirade throughout last weekend by President Robert Mugabe, met the veteran leader in Harare on Monday. Government sources told NewZimbabwe.com that Moyo and Mugabe “ironed out their differences” during the closed door meeting, enabling the… Read More »

Zimbabwe’s black political bourgeoisie

via Zimbabwe’s black political bourgeoisie | The Zimbabwean 11 June 2014 As long as this political bourgeoisie has access to the resources of the state it will be difficult to dislodge them from economic and political power. The liberation struggle political parties that sprouted from the ruins of colonialism have not done away with the class structure… Read More »

Cop murder trial: Makandiwa summoned

via Cop murder trial: Makandiwa summoned.NewZimbabwe.com 11 June 2014 UNITED Family International Church (UFIC), fronted by televangelist Emmanuel Makandiwa, is set to testify in the marathon trial of seven MDC-T activists charged with the murder of a policeman in May 2011. UNITED Family International Church (UFIC), fronted by televangelist Emmanuel Makandiwa, is set to testify in… Read More »

ZANU PF the weevil

If Zimbabwe was a granary, ZANU PF, in its current form, would have been the disastrous weevil. The unrelenting bug mercilessly destroyed everything in the national granary over a period of thirty-four years, leaving the whole nation in abject poverty. Nathan Shamuyarira’s funeral presented an opportunity for President Mugabe to “moan” the existence of “a… Read More »

Transform Zim President abducted

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Sungai Mazando, Communications Secretary transformzim@gmail.com or sungimazando@gmail.com or +263 773 425 250 TRANSFORM ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT ABDUCTED AND DETAINED IN CHIMANIMANI TODAY WEDNESDAY 11 JUNE 2014 at 8:30am Transform Zimbabwe President Jacob Chengedzeni Satiya Ngarivhume has been detained by state security agents at Chimanimani police station, after he was abducted from his… Read More »

MP’s firm seeks interdict

via MP’s firm contests $3m tax demand – NewsDay Zimbabwe.  11 June 2014  by Phillip Chidavaenzi June 11, 2014 in News GOKWE-NEMBUDZIYA MP Justice Mayor Wadyajena’s company, Mayor Logistics (Private) Limited, has filed an urgent chamber application with the Constitutional Court (Concourt) seeking to interdict the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) from garnishing its bank account… Read More »

Evidence suggests that children in Zimbabwe are being let down by HIV/ AIDS initiatives

via Evidence suggests that children in Zimbabwe are being let down by HIV/ AIDS initiatives — SOS Children. 11 June 2014 New research suggests that young sufferers of HIV are not getting the treatment and care they need to fight the disease. For almost all age groups HIV related deaths have begun to decline as… Read More »

Mobile money for expats

via Mobile money remittances for Zimbabwean expats – ITWeb 11 June 2014 By Tawanda Karombo Expat Zimbabweans now have an alternative remittance service thanks to Econet Wireless partnering with cash transfer firm WorldRemit on a mobile money offering. Econet’s mobile money service EcoCash has surpassed 3 million registered users in Zimbabwe and company officials said… Read More »

Farmers contest ruling | The Herald

via Farmers contest offer letters ruling | The Herald.  10 June  2014 by  Daniel Nemukuyu The Supreme Court has referred a group of white farmers to the Constitutional Court in a case in which they are challenging a law barring them from seeking legal recourse over Government’s compulsory acquisition of land for resettlement. Legal experts… Read More »

Mugabe under fire from MMPZ

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Mugabe under fire.  11 June 2014 by Staff reporter THE Media Monitoring Project Zimbabwe (MMPZ) yesterday expressed concerns over President Robert Mugabe’s remarks on appointments of editors at the State media saying this proved reforms were needed. MMPZ said although Mugabe reserved the right to criticise his ministers, the implications of… Read More »

Where Zimbabwe goes from here

via Where Zimbabwe goes from here – Global Public Square – CNN.com Blogs. 10 June 2014  By Morgan Tsvangirai, Special to CNN Editor’s note: Morgan Tsvangirai is president of the Movement for Democratic Change and former prime minister of the Republic of Zimbabwe. The views expressed are his own. Zimbabweans were sincere in congratulating Nigeria in… Read More »