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Covid-19 vaccine on the way: VP Chiwenga

Vice President and Minister of Health and Child Care, Hourable Retired General Constantino Chiwenga has announced that Covid-19 vaccination will be introduced into the health system following the recent spike in confirmed cases in the country. In a press statement the Vice President mentioned how Zimbabwe is one of the victims of the pandemic and further commented on the measures ...

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Jacob Mafume granted bail

The High Court has today granted Harare Mayor Jacob Mafume a ZWL$40 000 bail following his arrest in December for allegedly trying to bribe a state witness in his abuse of office case. The Judge who presided over the case released him on bail with the conditions that he,” pay a ZWL$40 000 deposit, report to police every Friday,reside at ...

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Four People survive Plane Crash

Four people have luckily survived a plane crash that took place Wednesday after it crash landed in Luunga area under Chief Sinakatenge, Binga. The single-Engine Cessna is believed to have left Kariba Airport on Wednesday morning headed for Sirajira Forests in the South Western area of Lake Kariba which are believed to be a tourist attraction for game viewing,swimming and ...

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Trump impeached twice

United States(US) President, Donald Trump has become the first President in US history to be impeached twice after being charged with,”incitement of insurrection” over last week’s disturbances at the congress. 10 House Republican Lawmakers voted for Trump’s impeachment for,”abuse of power,obstruction of congress in 2019 and incitement of insurrection”, last week. According to some reports, Donald Trump is said to ...

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Tsitsi Dangarembga Receives 2021 PEN Freedom of Expression award

Zimbabwe novelist and filmmaker,Tsitsi Dangarembga has been awarded with the 2021 Poets, Essayists and Novelists(PEN) freedom of expression award in recognition of her literary contributions and as an activist. To kickoff 2021 the PEN organisation is honouring Tsitsi Dangarembga recognising her activism in Zimbabwe and her,”remarkable work in fighting for freedom of expression”. Meanwhile Dangarembgwa’s novel,” This mournable body” was ...

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AU Vice Chancellor dies

Africa University Vice Chancellor, Professor Munashe Furusa has reportedly passed away in the early hours of today. The Pan African, United Methodist Higher Education Institution is in mourning after his death was announced by the Deputy Vice Chancellor,Professor Peter Mageto in a statement. In a statement Professor Mageto said,”We implore all of you to pray for and keep at the ...

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Twitter forgives Trump

After going public condemning the Capitol Hill invasion and violence, US outgoing President Donald Trump has been allowed to Tweet again, after being locked out of his account for 12 hours. Posting a more conciliatory message, he refrained from reiterating false claims of voter fraud. Twitter said that it would ban Mr Trump “permanently” if he breached the platform’s rules ...

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Covid-19 crisis: Police bundle travellers in crowded cells

Zimbabwe Republic Police(ZRP) has refused to acknowledge travelling letters from commuters travelling into Harare CBD in bid to limit human movement in the country during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown. There has been several police arrests since the beginning of the country’s lockdown on 5 January 2021 following the presidential curfew decree issued by the Vice President Retired General Constantino Chiwenga ...

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