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The Zimbabwe we want (pt 1): Good leadership is everything

via The Zimbabwe we want: Good leadership is everything (Part 1)  JANUARY 12, 2014 By Vince Musewe and Elton Mangoma The system we have is not producing the leaders we want and so we must change the system to get different results. Unless we

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Lets get the judiciary to account: Part 2

via Lets get the judiciary to account: Part 2  JANUARY 11, 2014 By William Eckem Sithole NehandaRadio As the new year begins, it begins with a Zimbabwe at cross-roads. Zanu PF has been declared the victor in the plebiscite held on 31 July.

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Cyanide poaching: Pair acquitted

via Cyanide poaching: Pair acquitted – DailyNews Live by Jeffrey Muvundusi  12 JANUARY 2014  Two suspected elephant poachers in the on-going cyanide saga that saw more than 100 elephants at the Hwange National Park being killed last year have been acquitted. Clever

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Bulawayo’s master plan in disarray

via Bulawayo’s master plan in disarray – The Standard January 12, 2014  By Musa Dube BULAWAYO City Council (BCC)’s master plan to refurbish its water and sewage system is in disarray amid revelations that the cash strapped local authority is failing to

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War over Zanu PF congress escalates

via War over Zanu PF congress escalates – The Standard January 12, 2014 in Politics ZANU PF factions, individuals and interest groups within the party have started positioning themselves for the December elective congress amid indications that the battle for Central Committee

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Skint govt mulls non-monetary civil service deal

via Skint govt mulls non monetary pay deal NewZimbabwe 10 January 2014 THE cash-strapped government is considering non-monetary benefits for its estimated 230,000-strong workforce as it appears the cash is not available to honour a pledge by President Robert Mugabe to nearly

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Govt violating labour laws – MDC

via Govt violating labour laws — MDC – DailyNews Live by Mugove Tafirenyika  12 JANUARY 2014   The MDC says all employees including civil servants have a constitutional right to engage in industrial action to demand better working conditions from their employers.

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Salary disparities widen – Sunday Mail

via Salary disparities widen Sunday, 12 January 2014 by Enacy Mapakame Sunday Mail SALARY gaps between executives and shop-floor workers continue to widen for a third consecutive year, climbing 7,8 percent in 2013 amid growing disgruntlement among the lowly paid employees seeking a

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Billion dollar diamond fields! Sunday Mail

via Billion dollar diamond fields! Sunday, 12 January 2014 Sunday Mail by Kuda Bwititi and Itai Mazire New diamond fields in Umkondo Basin, running between Manicaland and Masvingo, are set to transform the local mining industry and possibly realise billions of dollars in

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President amends Money Laundering Act – Sunday Mail

via President amends Money Laundering Act Sunday, 12 January 2014 Sunday Mail Brian Chitemba PRESIDENT Mugabe has invoked the Presidential Powers (Temporary Measures) to amend the Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act which will see penalties for serious offenders increasing from

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Fake Mugabe arrival picture fuels speculation

via Fake Mugabe arrival picture fuels speculation  JANUARY 12, 2014 NehandaRadio According to state media reports President Robert Mugabe returned home Friday morning from Singapore where he spent part of his annual leave. But to reinforce its story the Herald newspaper proceeded

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The noose tightens – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary

via The noose tightens – Zimbabwe Vigil Diary: 11th January 2014 With Mugabe’s return from his latest Asian holiday he will be able to celebrate his 90th birthday in some style. His office has been allocated $206 million in Chinamasa’s budget

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