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34 years of Zanu (PF) plunder – Vince Musewe

34 years of Zanu (PF) plunder | The Zimbabwean 22.04.14 by Vince Musewe I was 17 years old in 1980 and was busy with my “O” levels. I remember vividly when the results of the elections were announced. I was in a

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Is ZANU PF backtracking on indigenisation law?

via Is ZANU PF backtracking on indigenisation law? | SW Radio Africa by Tichaona Sibanda on Thursday, April 24, 2014 There appears to be attempts by the ruling ZANU PF party to soften its stance on the controversial indigenisation law that compels

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#mugabe, ministers differ on indigenisation

via Mugabe, ministers differ on indigenisation – NewsDay Zimbabwe April 24, 2014 by Paidamoyo Muzulu THE government continues to send out conflicting signals on the indigenisation policy and no less than three key Cabinet members have spoken on the matter in the

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Zimbabwe warns firms on multi-currency system

via Zim warns firms on multi-currency system – DailyNews Live 24 APRIL 2014 Zimbabwe has urged firms to capitalise on the multi-currency system by boosting exports, warning that the scheme will eventually be abolished. Mines minister Walter Chidakwa said the system –

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Report: Militarization of Poaching

Report: Militarization of Poaching by Joe DeCapua April 21, 2014 VOANews A new report says organized crime, government corruption and militias are all linked to elephant poaching and the illegal ivory trade. It says poachers in Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Sudan and Kenya move across

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Zimbabwe conservationists slam lawsuit against US elephant trophy ban

via Zim conservationists slam lawsuit against US elephant trophy ban | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Thursday, April 24, 2014 A leading conservation group in Zimbabwe has slammed a court challenge filed in the United States, in an attempt to

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US freezes Zimbabwe embassy account

via US freezes Zim embassy account Nehanda Radio Apr 24, 2014 Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has claimed that Zimbabwean embassy officials failed to access their salaries after the United States government allegedly froze the embassy bank account. Chinamasa made the claims while

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Government calls time on Marange diamond firms

via Government calls time on Marange diamond firms | SW Radio Africa by Tichaona Sibanda on Thursday, April 24, 2014 Government has finally called time on mining firms that have been operating at the Marange diamonds fields in Manicaland, indicating that only

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Sham Zanu PF govt failing to resuscitate industry

via Sham Zanu PF govt failing to resuscitate industry Nehanda Radio Apr 24, 2014 by Tapiwa Mashakada The MDC alternative Cabinet continues to express its utter disgust and concern at the failure of the Zanu PF administration to resuscitate industry, eight months after

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World Bank lowers Zimbabwe economic growth prospects to 3%

via World Bank lowers Zim economic growth prospects to 3pct | The Source April 24, 2014 The World Bank has lowered Zimbabwe’s economic growth prospects to three percent from 4,2 percent, citing  low investment levels and weaker than expected growth of the

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#mugabe hints at exit before elections

via Mugabe hints at exit before elections Nehanda Radio Apr 24, 2014 President Robert Mugabe has hinted that he will step down before the 2018 elections. Speaking in a BBC documentary “Robert Mugabe @ 90” by film maker Roy Abyemang he said

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Court Watch 6/2014 of 24th April [Electoral Court & Election Petitions : Part I : Withdrawn Petitions]

COURT WATCH 6/2014 [24th April 2014] Election Petitions Challenging 2013 Election Results in the Electoral Court Part I – Withdrawal of Most Cases Introduction This bulletin is the first in a series on election petitions challenging individual election results in

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