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Amazing women need to be recognised

via Amazing women need to be recognised | The Zimbabwean 28.05.14 by Mkhululi Chimoio Juliana Maponga Jonathan is the mastermind behind Zimbabwe International Women Awards (ZIWA), a platform that celebrates the achievements and success of those in the Diaspora and helps orphaned students

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A letter to Mnangagwa – Vince Musewe

via A letter to Mnangagwa May 29, 2014  Vince Musewe NewsDay Honourable Minister, I want to speculate that you are most likely to be our next President until 2018. I want to take advantage of that likelihood and proffer my views on

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Electoral Amendment Bill sails through without public input

via Electoral Amendment Bill sails through without public input May 29, 2014 in NewsDay by Veneranda Langa THE Electoral Amendment Bill sailed through the National Assembly yesterday without amendment after Justice minister Emmerson Mnangagwa quashed all public views brought to the House

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Zimbabwe in violation of new Constitution

via Zim in violation of new Constitution | The Financial Gazette – Zimbabwe News by Maggie Mzumara 29 May 2014 A YEAR since the adoption of the new Constitution in March last year, non-constitutionality — failure to adhere to the Supreme law —

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Fake offer letters reveal extent of land ‘reform’ mess

via Fake offer letters reveal extent of land ‘reform’ mess | SW Radio Africa by Tererai Karimakwenda on Thursday, May 29, 2014 The promise of land that ZANU PF has used to gain political support since independence appears to be backfiring, with

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Senior government official gives police corruption thumbs up

via Senior government official gives police corruption thumbs up | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Thursday, May 29, 2014 In what observers see as endorsement of police corruption, a senior government official has justified the decision to allow the police

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Zimbabwe fails to maintain civil servants payday

via Govt fails to maintain civil servants payday May 29, 2014 NewsDay FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday painted a gloomy picture over the future welfare of civil servants when he admitted in Parliament that government was failing to maintain consistent pay dates

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Zanu PF Officials Allegedly Abuse Youth Empowerment Fund

via Zanu PF Officials Allegedly Abuse Youth Empowerment Fund 29.05.2014 VOA  Zanu PF officials, among them MP Makhosini Hlongwane and Affirmative Action Group vice president Chamu Chiwanza, are alleged to have benefited from the $20 million Stanbic Youth Empowerment Fund meant for disadvantaged

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Marange loopholes must be plugged

via Marange loopholes must be plugged | The Zimbabwean 28.05.14 by Editor Mines Minister Walter Chidhakwa recently announced that the government would bring sanity and viability to diamond mining in Marange by choosing only one company to partner it. From a commercial point

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ZIMRA fishes out diamond dirt

via ZIMRA fishes out diamond dirt | The Financial Gazette – Zimbabwe News by Shame Makoshori 29 May 2014 SHOCKING evidence of government’s inability to effectively police diamond mines has emerged, with confidential reports by the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) exposing a sharp

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Fresh wave of diamond looting in Zimbabwe

via Fresh wave of diamond looting  Nehanda Radio May 29, 2014 There has been a fresh wave of systematic diamond looting involving mining companies’ staff, security and army generals following the announcement by Mines Minister Walter Chidhakwa that government will work with

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Charamba admits Zimbabwe’s economy is shrinking

via Charamba admits economy is shrinking | The Zimbabwean by Brenna Matendere 27.05.14 A senior official has contradicted claims by most Zanu (PF) ministers that the economy is flourishing thanks to Zim-Asset. President Robert Mugabe’s spokesperson, George Charamba, delivered a public lecture at

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Zimbabwe’s economy heading towards 2008 levels

via Zim economy heading towards 2008 levels – central bank official | The Source May 29, 2014 Zimbabwe needs to make ‘crucial’ policy decisions now to save the economy from sinking to worse levels than experienced during the hyperinflation period of 2008,

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EU pledges millions to ZANU PF as part of re-engagement

via EU pledges millions to ZANU PF as part of re-engagement | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Thursday, May 29, 2014 The ongoing re-engagement efforts of the European Union (EU) have further intensified, with a multimillion dollar rescue packaged being

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EU crucial development partner: Chinamasa

via EU crucial development partner: Chinamasa | The Zimbabwean 29.05.14 by Sofia Mapuranga The European Union is ready to co-operate with the government of Zimbabwe as development partners and ensure that the country retains its status as the hub of Africa, says the

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