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Something Good out of Covid 19: Inguva Chete

Shall anything good come out of Covid 19 the answer is yes as proven by new talent in the gospel genre Prince Makombe who will be releasing his first gospel album in August. Despite the challenges that the whole world is facing Prince Makombe will be releasing a new album called “Inguva Chete”. Not all people have seen as a ...

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Nine ZUPCO employees test positive for Covid-19.

Yesterday, The Ministry of Health and Child Care conducted a Covid-19 screening exercise and at least nine (9) ZUPCO employees tested positive. In a statement, the Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr Evaristo Madangwa said the Ministry of Health and Child Care screened ZUPCO employees at the Willowvale depot yesterday and nine were found positive. He also indicated that another ...

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Econet “complecancy” aiding FRAUD

With the increasing economic hardships, many people are now resorting to short-cuts, scams and fraud. The country’s biggest mobile money platform, Ecocash has become a fertile and safe haven for fraudsters and scammers preying on innocent and oblivious public desperate to make ends meet. Despite a comprehensive contract with subscribers, an oath undertaking to the Central Bank and Consumer Act ...

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ZBC confirms Covid 19 case among staff member

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Company (ZBC) has confirmed that there has been a confirmed Covid 19 case amongst its staff. The ZBC announced this sad development today. ZBC has made it clear that from today no visitors will be allowed in to the ZBC premises. This was review from the post that they made through their official twitter account. “LATEST: ZBC ...

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Minister Perrance Shiri Dies

The Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Water and Rural Resettlement , Air Chief Marshall (rtd) Perrance Shiri has died. Cde Vangelis Haritatos confirmed that Minister Shiri died early this morning. Shiri was hospitalised in isolation Tuesday, following the death of his driver who tested positive to Covid-19 according to Presidential spokesperson George Charamba. The President of Zimbabwe this morning has described the ...

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Fraudulent building plan lands property developer in court

Harare property developer, Georgios Katsimberis reportedly duped his client by using a fraudulently certified building plan and substandard material which led to the demolition of the constructed building by the City of Harare. On Tuesday this week, Katsimberis presented himself at the Harare Magistrates Court for trial in the company of his lawyer former Finance minister, Tendai Biti but the ...

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Zimbabweans are their own trouble causers: Linda Masarira

Linda Masarira the president for LEAD has gone on to blame Zimbabweans for their own problems. She said this earlier this morning on her twitter account. She has blamed fellow Zimbabweans of been bad marketers of their own country although the tweet was received with a disapproval from most of her followers. “1/Every country just like any product on the ...

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Parliament suspends business as two MP’s test Covid 19 positive

The Parliament of Zimbabwe has announced that it will be suspending most of its business after two Members of parliament were confirmed positive to Covid 19. This was made known through a press statement that was released by the parliament of Zimbabwe today. In the notice there indicated that there was also a driver from one of their service providers ...

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Four years after investigations, businessman not yet prosecuted

Businessman Tony Renato Sarpo reportedly sold a company house belonging to a Chiredzi based company, Hotham Serivices for US$68 000  five years ago before converting the money to his own use.The case is filed under C.R. number 93/01/16 and the docket was trasfarred from Harare to Chiredzi Magistrates Court where the alleged offence occurred but the matter has not yet ...

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LOCAL SHORT FILM UP FOR INTERNATIONAL AWARD

A New World is a locally produced short film written and directed by Melgin Tafirenyika who’s often referred to as Zimbabwe’s Denzel Washington. Tafirenyika is an actor, model, writer and award winning film producer, known for The Widow (2019) and Had Better Days (2016). His other films include, “I Married My Mother” and “Sour Milk” while his awards include the United Nations Video Plural Plus ...

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