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Fidelity deny printing Zim Dollars

via Fidelity deny printing Zim Dollars — Nehanda Radio By John Kachembere Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe subsidiary, Fidelity Printers Limited (Fidelity), says they have not yet been instructed to print the Zimbabwean dollar, amid reports that the central bank’s printing company had

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RBZ cancels Trust Bank’s licence | The Herald

via RBZ cancels Trust Bank’s licence | The Herald December 7, 2013 by Golden Sibanda THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has cancelled the banking licence for Trust Bank over allegations of abuse of depositors’ funds and violation of the Banking Act. This marks

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Zimbabwe asks for UN bailout

via Zimbabwe asks for UN bailout  Mail & Guardian 06 DEC 2013 by Takudzwa Munyaka The government wants the United Nations to cut aid and give it cash to boost the economy instead. Harare has asked the United Nations to bail it

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Govt disburses $24.7 million to distressed companies, industry requires $2 bln

via Govt disburses $24.7 million to distressed companies, industry requires $2 bln | The Source December 6, 2013 Government says it has disbursed $24.7 million  to distressed companies in the nine months to September 31 under a facility jointly funded by the government

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149 companies file for liquidation, expert call for rescue fund

via 149 companies file for liquidation, expert call for rescue fund | The Source December 6, 2013 At least 149 companies filed for liquidation at the High Court in 2012 after failing to keep up with high operational costs, a local think

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Mugabe’s cousin worth £180 million claims wife in Zimbabwe divorce case

via Robert Mugabe’s cousin worth £180 million claims wife in Zimbabwe divorce case – Telegraph  by Peta Thornycroft  A cousin of Robert Mugabe accumulated assets worth an estimated £180 million, according to a divorce case in Zimbabwe that has thrown a rare

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Conversations with Myself by Nelson Mandela

via Conversations with Myself by Nelson Mandela – book review  The Observer by Peter Godwin Nelson Mandela’s raw memoir presents the most personal picture yet South Africa’s former president, says Peter Godwin Nelson Mandela disappeared, aged 44, into prison. For the next

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Three Myths about Mandela Worth Busting

via Three Myths about Mandela Worth Busting » AFRICA IS A COUNTRY by Tony Karon  DECEMBER 6TH, 2013 I sometimes feel Nelson Mandela is in need of rescuing, trapped in some pretty bizarre narratives that have nothing to do with his own

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Unlike others, Mandela quit after one term

via Unlike others, Mandela quit after one term 06/12/2013  NewZimbabwe WHEN Nelson Mandela stepped down as South Africa’s president after serving a single term, he bucked a trend set by dozens of post-independence African leaders who clung to power. Mandela, who died

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Zimbabweans reflect on Mandela’s influence

via Zimbabweans reflect on Mandela’s influence | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell  December 6, 2013 As the world mourns the passing of former South African President Nelson Mandela, Zimbabweans have been reflecting on what influence he had in shaping their own

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Zim Lawyers Group Honours Mandela

via RadioVop Zimbabwe – Zim Lawyers Group Honours Mandela  December 7, 2013 A Zimbabwean legal defence group, the Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) on Friday honoured Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s celebrated elder statesman who passed away on Thursday, with its human

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Mandela Death Shocks Zimbabweans in South Africa

via Mandela Death Shocks Zimbabweans in South Africa by Benedict Nhlapho 06.12.2013 VOAZimbabwe Zimbabweans in South Africa have expressed shock and sadness over the death of South Africa’s former president, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. Mandela died at his Johannesburg home Thursday night in the presence

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Mugabe finally issues statement on Mandela

via Mugabe finally issues statement on Mandela — Nehanda Radio DECEMBER 7, 2013 President Robert Mugabe finally broke his 24 hour silence and issued a statement on the death of former South Africa President Nelson Mandela. Last year President Robert Mugabe brought

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Mugabe sends condolences to Mandela family

via Mugabe sends condolences to Mandela family – Times LIVE Sapa | 07 December, 2013 09:40 The Herald in Zimbabwe reported Mugabe as saying “…I would like to extend deep condolences to you and, through you to the government and people of

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Bill Watch Parliamentary Committees 23/2013 of 6th December [Parliamentary Committee Meetings Suspended Indefinitely]

BILL WATCH PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES SERIES 23/2013 [6th December 2013] Parliamentary Committee Meetings Suspended Indefinitely The presiding officers told both Houses of Parliament yesterday that the business of all Parliamentary committees of Parliament would be adjourned indefinitely.  A date for resumption of business

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