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VP Mohadi opens( ECSA)health conference

Vice President Kembo Mohadi officially opened the 67th East Central and Southern Africa Health Community Conference (ECSA) in Victoria Falls today under theme “Universal health coverage Addressing health needs of the underserved.” The conference meant identify policy issues and passing resolution that contribute in addressing health needs and underserved, the conference was hosted by the chairperson of the ECSA health ...

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Fake news on Econet tariffs

Econet Wireless has refused to be held accountable to  a false message that has been circulating on some social media platforms,claiming that the company has increased its data tariffs and discounted the monthly data bundle packages. The company said that the message did not originate from them and urged their subscribers to disregard the false message. “Dear customer please disregard ...

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Chamisa’s life in danger

Movement for Democratic Change (MDC Alliance) spokesperson Jacob Mafume said that the party is concerned about their President’s security at a press conference held today at Richard Morgan Tsvangirai building in Harare. He said that there is a continuous threat to Nelson Chamisa’s life and noted with concern a perpetual invasion of his privacy. “While we understand that he is ...

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Government removes import duty on sanitary pads

Government has scrapped off import duty on sanitary pads a step to be welcomed by women as the prices of basic toiletries are now beyond the reach of many. “The Minister of Finance and Economic Development Prof Mthuli Ncube yesterday mentioned the removal of duty on sanitary pads in the 2019 budget statement  at a pre-budget seminar in  Bulawayo and ...

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Former Zimra boss Gershem Pasi fails to afford state bail.

Gershem Pasi yesterday pleaded with the court that he could not afford to pay the $5000 bail which had been proposed by the prosecution . He also claimed that he could not surrender his tittle deeds as part of the bail condition for a house worth $200 000 because his two houses were bonded on a mortgage to CBZ Bank. ...

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Controversial Andy Muridzo has done it again

Upcoming Afro-Jazz Andy Muridzo has done it again after a few months of being spotted with Bev, this time he has eloped for another woman. This has come to the media attention after Andy Muridzo’s wife smashed his car after allegations that he has gone for another girlfriend who was identified as Nyarai. It is not his first time as ...

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Female ministers, hope for Zimbabwean women

Following the appointment of female ministers by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in his cabinet, most women in Zimbabwe felt so honoured at the same time encouraged and empowered. Most women were so happy that for the first time, the Ministry of Defence and War Veterans and that of Youth, Sports, Arts and Recreation are now headed by Oppah  MuchingurI Kashiri and ...

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Former Zimra commissioner -general arrested

Former Zimbabwe Revenue Authority( Zimra) commissioner -general Gershem Pasi was arrested by police last night over criminal abuse of office. Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi yesterday confirmed the arrest “I can confirm that Pasi has been arrested .He is likely to appear in court ( tomorrow) toady.He is being charged with contravening section 174 of the( Criminal Law Codification) ...

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Rusape horror accident

47 people died while 61 others were injured when two buses collided near Rusape tollgate on Wednesday evening. It is reported that it was not head on collision but a side swipe as the other bus was intact at the front and at the back. The two buses were Bolt-Cutter and Smart.  The injured people are being treated at Rusape ...

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Letwina Bhindy Fushai: A life lived for many

Oustspoken Canada exiled Zimbabwean socialite, author and mother Letwina Bhindy Fushai today lost her publicly fought battle cardiac failure battle according to a post on a social media penned by her daughter Chido. Fushai, who never shied away from her lamentations of how Zimbabwe decayed in the hands of Mugabe-led Zanu PF administration which in her words caused the massive ...

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