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Air Force commemorates National Tree Planting Day

Air Force Of Zimbabwe (AFZ) today joined the nation in the National Tree Planting Day held at Manyame Air Force Base which runs under the theme “Creating Better Forestry”. AFZ planted 29 different trees including the Granite Mangosteen (Mutunduru) tree which is mainly found in Manicaland, Mashonaland central and Masvingo provinces. In a speech, the Commander Air Force of Zimbabwe ...

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Illegal foreign children granted right to free education: S.A

South Africa’s Grahamstown High Court in Makhanda, Eastern Cape has declared that the undocumented illegal foreign children have right to free education. The High Court also ruled out that the undocumented S.A children should also not be denied access to education. This came after South Africa’s Centre for Child Law filed an application following reports that the Eastern Cape Department ...

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Nigeria to issue visas for Africans upon arrival

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has announced that starting next year the country will be issuing visas on the arrival for all Africans. Buhari made his announcement yesterday in Egypt while attending the Aswani Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development in Africa. Posting on his twitter handle Buhari also said in January 2020 the country is committed to support the free ...

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Holidays: Police urge motorists to observe traffic laws

Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has called upon motorists to observe all traffic laws and regulations in this festive season to curb accidents. In a statement Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi urged motorists to avoid travelling at night, overloading, driving whilst drunk and over speeding. “Motorists are urged to plan their journeys and avoid travelling during the night. We also entreat public ...

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Mealie- meal prices go down

Government has announced that prices of mealie- meal have reduced, with the retail price of 10kg now costing ZWL $50. On behalf of His Excellency President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Minister of Finance and Economic Development Mthuli Ncube announced the price reduction in a statement.  “As you may be aware, His Excellency President, Cde E.D Mnangagwa announced that subsidies on maize be ...

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Masiyiwa offers to pay doctors: Dr Bhebhe sounds ungrateful

Former Secretary of Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association (ZHDA) Dr Bhebhe M.A sounds ungrateful following London based Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa’s offer of ZWL $5000 to doctors. Posting on his twitter handle Bhebhe said Masiyiwa’s contribution is a short term solution and is only for junior doctors. “Mr Strive Masiyiwa your gesture of goodwill is noted. However, it is temporary and ...

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Lumumba urges Mnangagwa to give young people opportunities

Zimbabwe’s political commentator William Gerald Mutumanje aka Acie Lumumba has urged President Emmerson Mnangagwa to give young people opportunities so that they can come up with solutions that will assist the country. In a video which he posted on social media Lumumba said Mnangagwa should give young people access to opportunity because they are the ones leading in providing solutions ...

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Mai Titi believes Zimcelebs blocked her Instagram account

Socialite and comedian Mai Titi has announced that her Instagram account which was blocked two weeks ago is now active. The comedian believed that Zimcelebrity News and Gossip (Zimcelebs) played a major role in blocking her Instagram account. Speaking live on Instagram Mai Titi said her Instagram page was blocked by her enemies who were not happy because of her ...

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NetOne introduces zero-rated transactions

NetOne has today announced that it has introduced a zero-rated transactions on all OneMoney transactions except the statutory 2% tax and card swipe charges. Addressing journalists at NetOne conference room the company’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mr Lazarus Muchenje said there will be no charges when sending or receiving money and also on cash outs at any NetOne Shop or ...

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Obert Gutu claims to have received death threats

MDC-T Vice President said he has received death threats on WhatsApp from people using international mobile phone numbers. Posting on his twitter handle, Gutu warned those threatening him to stay away from him. “Some hoodlums are sending me death threats via Whatsapp .I’m not scared about these threats from cowards who are using SA registered mobile numbers. Just come near ...

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