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ZESA ‘reeling’ load-shedding

Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) said the normal power supply is to be restored today following a load shedding that has been experienced few days ago. This was after one of the units at the Hwange Power Station caught fire. In a press statement made by ZESA Holdings, the fire broke out in the Unit 1 boiler as a result of ...

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Rushwaya’s reinstatement divides ZMF

The Zimbabwe Miners Federation(ZMF) has been left divided following the contradictory statements made by both the CEO and spokesperson on Rushwaya’s reinstatement. Chaos began when ZMF CEO, William Takavarasha said Rushwaya was reinstated according to the company’s constitution. According to reports, the decision to reinstate Ms Rushwaya was arrived at on the basis that,” she remains innocent until proven guilty“. Meanwhile, ...

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Former Minister Kagonye arrested

Former Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Petronella Kagonye was arrested over fraud allegations relating to the illegal parcelling out of State land in Harare and Mashonaland East Province. National police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi has confirmed Kagonye’s arrest. “She was arrested by the police special investigations unit, working with the Special Anti-Corruption Unit over issues related to illegal ...

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Victims of illegal housing to be compensated

Government said all land barons and councils that duped desperate home-seekers to settle and develop on illegal land will not only have their day in court but will be forced to compensate their victims. “Indeed these culprits, notoriously known as land barons, will not only have their day in court, they will also be made to compensate desperate home seekers ...

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Private Sector to assist Government

Government has announced that the Private Sector will assist in the procurement of Covid-19 vaccine which will be made available to Zimbabwean Citizens for free. In a press statement, Proffessor Mthuli Ncube said they are appreciating and welcoming the offer by the private sector to complement government’s resource commitment by contributing its own resources towards the effort. Press statement on ...

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Mandatory Cancer screening: VP. Chiwenga

With cancer being the world’s second cause of deaths, Vice President and Minister of Health and Child Care, Constantino Chiwenga has said Government will impose a mandatory cancer screening for Zimbabweans. Speaking at the virtual World Cancer Day Commemoration, VP Chiwenga said introducing a mandatory cancer screening for certain age groups would be a good prevention and control plan. “My ...

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Zimbabwean Charged for “terror” offences

A United Kingdom(UK) based Zimbabwean science teacher has been arrested for inciting acts of terrorism against the government of Zimbabwe. William Chinyanga(50) was charged with four counts of encouraging his followers using facebook to burn down petrol stations and businesses in Zimbabwe. Chinyanga yesterday appeared at the Old Bailey Court for a hearing and another date was set for a ...

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25 herd of cattle struck by lightning

Chipinge prominent farmer Dawie Joubert has lost 25 brahmans to lightning which left many people arguing whether the meat will be good or bad for consumption. In an interview with ZBC News, Joubert said the Veterinary Services Department are assessing the situation. “The cattle herd has an estimated value of over 15 thousand United States Dollars.” said Joubert Joubert is ...

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Presidium sinks Mthuli Ncube

After a disturbing statement by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, both Vice President Chiwenga and President Mnangagwa have assured Zimbabweans of free Covid-19 vaccination for all. While adressing the nation the President confirmed that Zimbabwe is set to receive the Covid-19 vaccine which will be introduced soon. “Our overall national response strategy has reached a stage where we ...

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Chiredzi drug dealers nabbed

The Zimbabwe Republic Police(ZRP) has arrested two Chiredzi men who were found in possession of dangerous drugs. Luckson Munhukwaye(43) and Phyllis Mufandaedza(36) were found in possession of 80 plastic packets of loose dagga. In a Press statement, Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi says the three were involved in dagga deals at Masekesa Growth Point in Chiredzi. “Detectives from CID ...

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