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The Zimbabwe we want (pt 5): Private enterprise is the key driver of growth

via The Zimbabwe we want: Private enterprise is the key driver of growth (Part 5) – Nehanda Radio Feb 19, 2014 By Vince Musewe and Elton Mangoma In the Zimbabwe we want, we need to capture this spirit of entrepreneurship to drive our

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Zimbabwe 2002 election report vanishes from SA Court

via Zim 2002 election report vanishes from SA Court | SW Radio Africa by Nomalanga Moyo on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 A highly sought-after report on the controversial 2002 Zimbabwe presidential elections has vanished from South Africa’s Pretoria High Court. The report

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Mkwananzi urges top MDC-T leadership to denounce violence

via Mkwananzi urges top MDC-T leadership to denounce violence | SW Radio Africa by Tichaona Sibanda on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 Promise Mkwananzi, the MDC-T youth assembly secretary-general, has urged the top leadership of the party to denounce violence and ensure that

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MDC-T purges party ‘rebels’

via MDC-T purges party ‘rebels’ – NewsDay Zimbabwe February 19, 2014 THE MDC-T’s national executive is planning to purge all party bigwigs accused of pushing for party leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s ouster, NewsDay has learnt. MDC-T spokesperson Douglas Mwonzora confirmed the planned move,

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Marange: world’s largest diamond producer?

Marange: world’s largest diamond producer? | The Zimbabwean 18.02.14 by Paul Zimnisky Marange is currently ranked the largest diamond producing deposit on earth ranging over 300 square miles in eastern Zimbabwe. Estimated to have produced almost 17 million carats in 2013, Marange

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Zim to auction diamonds locally

via Zim to auction diamonds locally – DailyNews Live by John Kachembere  19 FEBRUARY 2014 Zimbabwe plans to auction its diamonds locally, Mines minister Walter Chidhakwa said. He said a sale would be held before year end. Chidhakwa said yesterday Zimbabwe would

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Zimbabwe needs to respect property rights

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | ‘Zimbabwe needs to respect property rights’ by Staff Reporter 19 February 2014 United States Ambassador Bruce Wharton has said Zimbabwe can unleash opportunities by strengthening the respect of property rights in the country. Wharton said foreign businesses make their

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EU suspends targeted sanctions on the ruling elite

via EU suspends targeted sanctions on the ruling elite | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 An organisation specialising in helping torture victims has led the chorus of outrage at the EU’s move to suspend the restrictive

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Zanu PF scoffs at relaxation of EU sanctions

via Zanu PF scoffs at relaxation of EU sanctions – DailyNews Live by Lloyd Mbiba 19 FEBRUARY 2014 President Robert Mugabe’s party, Zanu PF, has dismissed the suspension of European Union (EU) sanctions on service chiefs as a non-event, demanding that the nonagenarian

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White lobby group denies links with ZANU PF

via White lobby group denies links with ZANU PF | SW Radio Africa  by Nomalanga Moyo on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 The chairperson of newly-formed ‘Zimbabweans Against Sanctions’ lobby group has denied any links with the ruling ZANU PF party.   Mathew

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White lobby group wants #mugabe restrictive measures lifted

via White lobby group wants Mugabe restrictive measures lifted | SW Radio Africa by Nomalanga Moyo on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 A predominantly white pressure group has been formed to press Western countries to lift the remaining restrictive measures against ZANU PF

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Telecel denies pulling out of Zimbabwe

via Telecel denies pulling out of Zim – NewsDay Zimbabwe February 19, 2014 In a statement on Monday, the company’s international chairman John Swaim said the operator had been “puzzled by recent articles in the southern African press questioning Telecel International’s ongoing

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Govt owes NetOne $10m

via Govt owes NetOne $10m – DailyNews Live  19 FEBRUARY 2014  State-owned wireless network operator, NetOne, says it is owed $10 million by government, a development that has affected its operational efficiency. Its chief executive, Reward Kangai, said the company, the smallest

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USAid expert to jet in for Tokwe Mukorsi disaster

via USAid expert to jet in for Tokwe Mukorsi disaster – DailyNews Live by Helen Kadirire  19 FEBRUARY 2014 The US government has requested that a regional advisor be sent to Zimbabwe to assess the impact of the Tokwe Mukorsi basin disaster.

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Govt to regulate contract farming

via Govt to regulate contract farming | The Source February 19, 2014 Government is working on a legal framework to govern contract farming to curb side-marketing and exploitation that has become rampant in the sector, agriculture minister Joseph Made said on Wednesday. “The

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