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2013: A year when hope turned to despair

via 2013: A year when hope turned to despair – The Standard December 22, 2013 by Ndamu Sandu IN nine days the curtain comes down on an eventful year that showed so much promise at the beginning, before taking a nasty turn

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Zimbabweans Reject Proposed Diaspora Bonds

via Zimbabweans Reject Proposed Diaspora Bonds by Gibbs Dube 21.12.2013 VOAZimbabwe Zimbabweans living outside the country have dismissed as unworkable proposals by Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa to issue diaspora bonds that will enable them to invest back home.   Some of the Zimbabweans told

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Zapu Statement on Unity Day 22 December 2013

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Zapu Statement on Unity Day 22 December 2013 by Patrick Ndlovu, Zapu Secretary Bulawayo Province 21 December 2013 On the 22nd of December Zimbabwe will celebrate Unity Day. It is a day that is set aside annually to celebrate

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ZAPU End of Year Statement

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | ZAPU End of Year Statement by Ralph Mguni, ZAPU Secretary General 22 December 2013 As the end of this momentous year draws near, please join me in reflecting on one or two issues relating to our Party. It is

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Mugabe Blames Sanctions For Nkomo Statue Delay

via Mugabe Blames Sanctions For Nkomo Statue Delay by Nothando Sibanda 22.12.2013 VOAZimbabwe Zimbabwe marked Unity Day Sunday with President Robert Mugabe unveiling the long-awaited statue in honour of the late vice President Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo in Bulawayo. The President, who blamed the so-called

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Mugabe confesses, Zapu makes him ‘cry’

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Mugabe confesses, Zapu makes him ‘cry’ 22 December 2013 Mugabe today made a passionate plea in Bulawayo to Zapu leader Dumiso Dabengwa to re-join Zanu PF claiming that the defection makes him cry always. Mugabe said Dabengwa and

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Reconciliation before Unity

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Reconciliation before Unity by Bekezela Maduma Fuzwayo 22 December 2013 Its Unity Day in Zimbabwe today but has the country really achieved NATIONAL UNITY? Why is there still the Matebele and Mashona stigma? Why is there still tribal based

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Mugabe flies into storm

via Mugabe flies into storm – Southern Eye by Mthandazo Nyoni 22 December 2013 Mugabe will today probably celebrate his first Unity Day in Bulawayo amid a chorus of demands of a full disclosure of what transpired during the Gukurahundi atrocities. Mugabe

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Obscene salaries jolt Mugabe

via Obscene salaries jolt Mugabe December 22, 2013 by Mernat Mafirakurewa NewsDay Mugabe has tasked his office to tighten governance oversight structures of salaries of local authorities, public enterprises and grant-aided institution bosses. Mugabe’s move comes at a time there is public outcry

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China comes to town – Sunday Mail

via China comes to town Sunday, 22 December 2013 by Garikai Mazara Sunday Mail Have you been longing for years for that once-in-a-lifetime shopping trip to China? Probably you have heard stories from friends whose feet got swollen on the streets of Beijing

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Ethics should come ahead of elections

via Ethics should come ahead of elections – The Standard December 22, 2013 by Andrew Masuku Childish games do not play any more. The vanguard of a country is a government of the people, by the people. The current expository question in this

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Poll material destroyed – Tsvangirai

via Poll material destroyed – Tsvangirai December 22, 2013 by John Nyashanu MDC-T leader and former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday made sensational claims alleging that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) had lost possession of the July 31 elections material which he

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Gono’s Battered Policies Haunt Millions of Zimbabweans

via Gono’s Battered Policies Haunt Millions of Zimbabweans by Gibbs Dube 21.12.2013 VOAZimbabwe The former governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, Gideon Gono, is supposed to be resting at his home after serving 10 mandatory years at the central bank. Indications are that

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RBZ moves to ease liquidity constraints

via RBZ moves to ease liquidity constraints – The Standard December 22, 2013 THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has moved to ease the liquidity constraints by directing stronger banks to bailout their struggling compatriots. The move comes at a time depositors

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Budget unsustainable, shaky

via Budget unsustainable, shaky – Analysts – The Standard December 22, 201 by Kudzai Chimhangwa THE 2014 growth projections by Finance and Economic Development minister, Patrick Chinamasa in his national budget were unsustainable and premised on shaky ground, economic analysts have said.

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