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China refuses #mugabe’s request for Zimbabwe bailout

via Much-touted billion $ China bailout illusive 11/03/2014  by CSMonitor.com NewZimbabwe LAST November, China pledged to give Africa some $1 trillion in aid over the next 12 years At the time, a clearly bedazzled Mugabe regime, just re-elected in late July, told

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GMB workers not paid for 3 months, demands govt pays $42M debt

via GMB workers not paid for three months, demands govt pays $42 mln debt | The Source  on March 11, 2014  The Grain Marketing Board (GMB) says government should pay the $42 million it owes the parastatal, which would enable it to

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More bodies suspected in SA gold mine tragedy

via More bodies suspected in SA gold mine tragedy | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 Family members of some of the Zimbabweans who died in a disused gold mine in South Africa last month have expressed

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Zim families bury miners killed in SA

via Zim families bury miners killed in SA – Africa  | IOL.co.za March 11 2014 By Peta Thornycroft Shocked villagers from the Nkayi district in Matabeleland North province, in Zimbabwe, gathered on Sunday to bury 18 young men who died, apparently from poisonous

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Zanu PF lost at sea on the economy

via Zanu PF lost at sea on the economy – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 11, 2014 by Rashweat Mukundu So while the media, citizens’ and government’s focus has been fixated on the ongoing corruption scandals, the Zanu PF government needs to address this

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Mudede confirms what Zimbabweans have always known

via Mudede confirms what Zimbabweans have always known – DailyNews Live  11 MARCH 2014 Since independence, registrar-general (RG) Tobaiwa Mudede has confirmed what the public has always known —that there is a lot of corruption at his offices. But this government old

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Emissaries roped in to diffuse turmoil in MDC-T

via Emissaries roped in to diffuse turmoil in MDC-T | SW Radio Africa by Tichaona Sibanda on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 A number of emissaries, including academic Ibbo Mandaza, have been roped in to diffuse the political turmoil within the MDC-T, whose

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Forget about returning to govt, Zanu-PF tells MDC

via Forget about returning to govt, Zanu-PF tells MDC | News24 2014-03-11 Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party has rubbished former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s call for new inter-party talks, saying the MDC should forget about returning to government through negotiations, a report says. According

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Biti rules out joining Zanu PF

via Biti rules out joining Zanu PF – DailyNews Live by Thelma Chikwanha  11 MARCH 2014 Tendai Biti, the MDC secretary-general, yesterday said he would rather die than join President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF and reiterated that the 2013 elections were rigged.

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Disused mines require millions for rehabilitation – Environment Agency

via Disused mines require millions for rehabilitation – Environment Agency | The Source March 10, 2014  Funding potentially running into hundreds of millions is required to finance rehabilitation of decommissioned mines in Zimbabwe to make them environmentally safe, Parliament heard on Monday.

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Mbada chair contradicts claims of no diamond remittances

via Mbada chair contradicts claims of no diamond remittances | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Tuesday, March 11, 2014  The chairman of the Mbada diamond mining firm has contradicted claims by government ministers that profits from the sales of the

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Mbada Diamonds surpasses $1 billion turnover mark

via Mbada Diamonds surpasses $1 billion turnover mark – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 11, 2014 by Tarisai Mandizha MBADA Diamonds has surpassed the $1 billion turnover mark with the bulk of the money being channelled towards the fiscus, a company official has said.

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Moyo pay remarks anger ZBC workers

via Moyo pay remarks anger ZBC workers 10/03/2014 NewZimbabwe INFORMATION minister Jonathan Moyo has drawn the wrath of ordinary Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) workers after telling them they did not deserve a pay hike. Speaking to journalists in Bulawayo, Moyo said ZBC

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Govt, Tokwe-Mukorsi villagers clash over game park

via Govt, Tokwe-Mukorsi villagers clash over game park – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 11, 2014 by Tatenda Chitagu Thousands of villagers from Chivi South have crossed swords with the government after they vowed to resist government plans to relocate them without compensation to

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ZimParks calls for stiffer poaching sentences

via ZimParks calls for stiffer poaching sentences – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 11, 2014 by Everson Mushava POACHING will remain a threat in the country’s vast game parks as long as there is a ready market for ivory and rhino horn, Zimbabwe Parks

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