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Botswana commended for breaking rank over flawed Zim poll

via Botswana commended for breaking rank over flawed Zim poll | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Monday, January 27, 2014 Botswana has become the first Southern African nation to criticise the regional bloc’s endorsement of Zimbabwe’s disputed elections, with President

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Zim business delegation faces protests in London

via Zim business delegation faces protests in London | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Monday, January 27, 2014 A Zimbabwean business delegation, expected in London to lobby against the targeted sanctions imposed on President Mugabe and his cronies, will this

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British government criticised for hosting businessmen linked to Mugabe regime

via British government criticised for hosting businessmen linked to Mugabe regime – The Independent by Jim Armitage Monday 27 January 2014 Zimbabwean trade delegation is said to include vocal supporters of indigenisation laws and violence The British government today came under fire for

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The Zimbabwe we want (pt 3): the state must not be predatory – Vince Musewe

via The Zimbabwe we want: Chapter Three; the state must not be predatory | The Zimbabwean 27.01.14 by Vince Musewe A predatory state stifles potential and creates a patronage system that leads to the mismanagement and misallocation of resources. A predatory state unnecessarily

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A letter to Robert Mugabe – Tanonoka Joseph Whande

via Our fight with Mugabe will continue even beyond the grave by Tanonoka Joseph Whande | SW Radio Africa Monday, January 27, 2014 A letter to Robert Mugabe I am not sure how I should address you, because calling someone like you

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Mass corruption, institutional failures – EU re-engagement talks?

via Mass corruption & serious institutional failures must be taken into account in the EU re-engagement talks | The Zimbabwean 27.01.14 by Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum Apart from the cessation of overt violence during the 2013 elections, as a matter of

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Dube, entire PSMAS board fired

via Dube, entire PSMAS board fired 27/01/2014 NewZimbabwe THE government has fired the entire Premier Service Medical Aid Society (PSMAS) board and forced its Chief executive Cuthbert Dube to resign. Dube was also the board chairperson of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC)

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More irregularities reported as ZANU PF ‘wins’ by-elections

via More irregularities reported as ZANU PF ‘wins’ by-elections | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Monday, January 27, 2014 ZANU PF, which won the July polls by a contested ‘landslide’, were again the alleged victors in the by-elections, held in

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Zanu PF in by-election clean sweep

via Zanu PF in by-election clean sweep 26/01/2014 NewZimbabwe ZANU PF has won all the three by-elections held on Saturday with party secretary for administration Didymus Mutasa saying the opposition was headed for its “total demise”. The ruling party, which is still

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Ten million dollar insurance scam exposed at Air Zim

via Ten million dollar insurance scam exposed at Air Zim | SW Radio Africa by Tererai Karimakwenda on Monday, January 27, 2014 A financial audit company, hired by new management at Air Zimbabwe, has uncovered an insurance scam that netted about $10

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Mugabe’s paper reveals his crooked officials

via email by Jan Raath 27 January 2014 Zimbabwe’s debt-strangled airline, Air Zimbabwe, has been plunged into fresh crisis with revelations that top executives defrauded the state-run company in an insurance scam that cost it about US$7 million. The airline’s planes

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Airzim bigwigs fleece millions | The Herald

via Airzim bigwigs fleece millions | The Herald January 27, 2014 by Mabasa Sasa Air Zimbabwe (Private) Limited was prejudiced of €5 895 695,49 and US$1 298 827,88 — totalling around  US$10 million — in a four-year aviation insurance scam involving top management

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What planet is Chatham House on?

via What planet is Chatham House on?  By Dr Clifford Chitupa Mashiri, 27th January 2014 There is shock and incredulity within the Zimbabwe diaspora community in the UK at the invitation of Zanu-PF to Chatham House this week despite the regime disenfranchising

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Bill Watch 3/2014 Resend [And Results of Council By-Elections]

Resend of BILL WATCH 3/2014 and results of By-Elections [27th January 2014] Apology In response to so many readers asking for Bill Watch 3/2014 in the usual format,  we are resending it and also adding the results of the by-elections.  We apologise that

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