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Of graft and forgotten scandals – Cathy Buckle

via Of graft and forgotten scandals – DailyNews Live by Cathy Buckle 26 MARCH 2014 Everyone knows that once you have tasted chocolate, you will never again be satisfied with a boiled sweet. A taste of the good life among our leaders and

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#mugabe failing to rig the economy

via Mugabe failing to rig the economy – Nehanda Radio Mar 26, 2014 by Wilbert Mukori Zimbabwe’s economic melt-down is here and even the normally secretive Zanu PF government is openly acknowledging it and the extremes people are now going through to escape

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Zimbabwe misses IMF targets, again – Chinamasa

via Govt misses IMF targets, again – Chinamasa | The Source  March 26, 2014 Zimbabwe will miss targets set under the International Monetary Fund’s Staff Monitored Programme, as it fails to meet key benchmarks such as reducing the government’s  wage bill, Finance

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Stick to RBZ mandate, Mangudya told

via Stick to RBZ mandate, Mangudya told – DailyNews Live  26 MARCH 2014 Newly-appointed Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya must stick to central bank’s advisory role to government and regulation of the financial sector, economists say. They said apart

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Mortgage loans beyond reach of majority

via Mortgage loans beyond reach of majority March 25, 2014 by Victoria Mtomba NewsDay VERY few Zimbabweans will benefit from mortgage loans being availed in the economy because the prices of houses and interests rates are too high, the Estate Agents Council

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Let’s talk, Tsvangirai urges #mugabe

via Let’s talk, Tsvangirai urges Mugabe 25/03/2014 NewZimbabwe MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has urged rivals in the ruling Zanu PF party to stop being “arrogant” and reach out to him and his MDC to help save the country’s economy from total collapse.

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Tsvangirai won in 2002, 2008 and 2013

via Tsvangirai won in 2002, 2008 and 2013 | The Zimbabwean 26.03.14 by Douglas Mwonzora In western democracies a new culture has developed whereby a person who loses a presidential election automatically steps down as the leader of his party. This practice has

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Mavhaire in Zesa storm

via Mavhaire in nasty Zesa storm – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 26, 2014 by Paidamoyo Muzulu ENERGY minister Dzikamai Mavhaire is reportedly involved in a nasty Zesa storm after he last month ordered the reinstatement of three former executives dismissed late last year and

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Zimbabwean Civil Society hit by inertia

via Zimbabwean Civil Society hit by inertia | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Zimbabwean civil society has diminished due to a combination of factors including a brain drain, reduction in funding and political manipulation and inertia,

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CMED targets $52m revenue

via CMED targets $52m revenue March 26, 2014 by Tarisai Mandizha NewsDay CMED (Pvt) Ltd targets $52 million revenue for this year driven by a new business line which involves hiring out bulldozers to government and private players in the construction sector, a

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Clarity on SA Permit issues for Zimbabweans

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Clarity on SA Permit issues by Butholezwe Nyathi 26 March 2014 It has come to our attention that the Zimbabwean media has reported that the Migrant Workers Association South Africa wants to take the South African government to court

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Legislators fume over Grace’s visa snub

via Legislators fume over Grace’s visa snub – DailyNews Live by Chengetai Zvauya 26 MARCH 2014 Zanu PF MPs yesterday objected to the European Union (EU)’s decision to deny First Lady Grace Mugabe a visa to attend the EU – Africa summit in

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Zimbabwe tells EU ‘no Robert without Grace’

via Zimbabwe tells EU ‘no Robert without Grace’ – Times LIVE Sapa | 26 March, 2014 Zimbabwe’s government said it would boycott a summit between the European Union and African Union in Brussels next week, if President Robert Mugabe’s wife was not

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#mugabe visa row escalates

via Mugabe visa row escalates – Southern Eye by Veneranda Langa 26 March 2014 FOREIGN Affairs secretary Joey Bimha told Parliament yesterday that the African Union (AU) and Sadc had been tasked to demand that First Lady Grace Mugabe be given a

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Chickens coming home to roost for #mugabe’s administration

via Chickens coming home to roost – DailyNews Live  26 MARCH 2014 Zimbabweans have always known that civil servants are the first to get paid in the land, starting with teachers and soldiers followed by other workers. With salaries staggered from the

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