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Chiwenga responds to coup rumors

Self styled preacher Apostle Talent Chiwenga has responded to the comments during a press conference made yesterday by the Minster of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage Minister Kazembe Kazembe. The response was given yesterday few hours after the Minister’s press conference. Chiwenga has responded saying that he is not a self style rabit preacher because he criticizes all the bad ...

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Burundi President Dies at 55

The outgoing President of Burundi since 2005 President Pierre Nkurunziza has died .President passed on yesterday at Karusi hospital after suffering a heart attack on June 8.  The government of Burundi on Tuesday announced the “unexpected” death of President Pierre Nkurunziza. He was 55. The cause of Pierre Nkurunziza’s death was described as a heart attack in a government statement. The 55-year-old ...

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Opening of schools rescheduled

The reopening of schools that was proposed to be on the 29th of June has been rescheduled to the 28 of July 2020. This was announced by the Minister of Information Monica Mutsvangwa yesterday after the 19th Cabinet briefing. Although the reopening of schools has been rescheduled the Zimsec June examinations have not been shifted and will continue from the ...

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Sports Minister Kirsty Coventry accused of grabbing a farm

Former Olympic swimming gold medallist, Kirsty Coventry has been implicated in the seizure of a property allocated by Zimbabwe’s government to Robert Zhuwao, nephew of the late former president Robert Mugabe. According to court papers filed by Zhuwao at the high court, Coventry – who is the minister of sport, arts and culture – through her husband, Tyrone Seward, gave ...

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Zim records 5 new cases: Ministry of Health COVID-19 update- 08 June 2020

Herewith the Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 cases progression update for 08 June 2020: Five 5) cases tested positive for COVID-19 today. These are all returnees from South Africa and are all isolated. Today 289 ROT sneering tests and 394 PCR diagnostic tests were done. The cumulative number of tests done to date is 53 668 (31 767 ROT and 21 ...

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New Zealand to lift Corona virus restrictions

Adopted from BBC World News New Zealand is set to lift almost all its Corona Virus restrictions within hours as it reports there are no active cases in the country. It will move to level one, the lowest of its four-tier alert system, at midnight local time (12:00 GMT). Under this, social distancing will no longer be required and there ...

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