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2 000 Harare City Council workers face axe

via 2 000 Harare City Council workers face axe March 6, 2014 by Moses Matenga NewsDay THE MDC-T-dominated Harare City Council is today set to debate and adopt a proposal to shed off more than 2 000 jobs to rationalise the ballooning

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Funeral parlour boss speaks out on SA mine disaster

via Funeral parlour boss speaks out on SA mine disaster | SW Radio Africa by Nomalanga Moyo on Thursday, March 6, 2014 As friends and families of 22 of the 23 Zimbabweans who perished in a disused mine in South Africa prepare

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$5million for Mugabe statues

via $5million for Mugabe statues | The Zimbabwean. 04.03.14 The government has commissioned North Korea to build two statues of President Robert Mugabe at a cost of $5 million, according to online publication Telescope News. The report says the statues would be

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Mliswa demands probe on Joshua Nkomo statue construction

via Mliswa demands probe on Joshua Nkomo statue construction March 6, 2014 by Veneranda Langa NewsDay ZANU PF Hurungwe West MP Temba Mliswa on Tuesday demanded a probe into how construction of the Joshua Nkomo statue ended up being carried out by

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New party on the cards for Zimbabwe

via New party on the cards | The Zimbabwean 04.03.14 by Tawanda Majoni Speculation is mounting that Tendai Biti, Secretary General of the MDC-T, could soon lead a breakaway party following a recent visit to South Africa. The Zimbabwean is reliably informed that

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#mugabe, Gono helped themselves to Gaddafi’s millions

via Bulawayo24 NEWS | Mugabe, Gono helped themselves to Gaddafi’s millions by Itai Gwatidzo Mushekwe/ Mary-Kate Kahari President Robert Mugabe and his close personal banker, himself a former central bank governor, Gideon Gono, have allegedly helped themselves to millions of dollars invested

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Presidential powers null and void

via Presidential powers null and void | The Financial Gazette  6 Mar 2014 Robert Mugabe might have acted contrary to the Constitution when he amended several laws using Presidential Powers, which could render them null and void. Zimbabwe gazetted the Amendment of Money

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Tsvangirai in fight of his life

via Tsvangirai in fight of his life | The Financial Gazette by Ray Ndlovu 6 Mar 2014 MORGAN Tsvangirai, leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) is not taking the challenge to his leadership of the party lying down. Instead, he is

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IMF to visit Zimbabwe March 2014

via IMF to visit Zimbabwe | The Financial Gazette 6 Mar 2014 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is to send a mission to Zimbabwe this month for a review of the country’s progress in implementing its Staff Monitored Programme (SMP), sources said

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Zim needs $18bln for infrastructure rehab: World Bank

via Zim needs $18bln for infrastructure rehab: World Bank – DailyNews Live by Lloyd Mbiba  6 MARCH 2014 Zimbabwe needs about $18 billion to modernise its infrastructure and recapitalise, a top government official has said. Stanislaus Mangoma, director of Enterprise Development in

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China rules out budgetary support for Zimbabwe

via China rules out Zim budgetary support – DailyNews Live by John Kachembere and Roadwin Chirara  6 MARCH 2014 China has ruled out budgetary support to Zimbabwe. Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa, who recently returned empty-handed from Washington after being denied funding by

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MPs taken aback as Parliament ‘muzzles’ debate on corruption

via MPs taken aback as Parliament ‘muzzles’ debate on corruption | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu on Thursday, March 6, 2014 In what could be the strongest indication yet that the ZANU PF government’s anticorruption drive is a sideshow, Parliament this

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MPs demand answers over dodgy CMED fuel deal

via MPs demand answers over dodgy CMED fuel deal | SW Radio Africa by Nomalanga Moyo on Thursday, March 6, 2014 The Central Mechanical Equipment Department (CMED) is almost broke, amid revelations that the parastatal entered into a $2.7 million dodgy deal

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ZESA in US$6m scandal

via ZESA in US$6m scandal | The Financial Gazette by Phillimon Mhlanga 6 Mar 2014 AN executive with power utility, ZESA Holdings, is embroiled in a multi-million dollar scandal in which he allegedly authorised a company called Revma to supply a prepaid billing

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Parastatal rot a creation of ZANU-PF: Moyo

via Parastatal rot a creation of ZANU-PF — Moyo | The Financial Gazette by Maggie Mzumara 6 Mar 2014 AS the salary gate scandal unfolds, the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) alleges that corruption, as well as other vices are part of ZANU-PF’s

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