Tsvangirai shapes MDC Alliance

HARARE – MDC leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday took further steps in shaping the party’s Alliance with five other opposition parties when he announced Welshman Ncube as its spokeperson. The MDC Alliance includes People’s Democratic Party (PDP), led by Tendai  Biti; Ncube’s MDC; Transform Zimb…
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Mujuru takes charge of new alliance

HARARE – Former Vice President Joice Mujuru yesterday put further doubts on working with former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai and others in a united coalition when she was elected leader of the People’s Rainbow Coalition (PRC), an outfit detached from the MDC Alliance which comprises six oppos…
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MPs grill minister over steep prices

HARARE – Members of Parliament (MPs) have questioned government’s commitment to end the current economic crisis which has seen shops sharply increasing prices of basic consumer goods on the back of foreign currency shortages and rising fuel prices. On Wednesday, Industry minister Mike Bimha to…
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Zim must not evade WHO guidelines

HARARE – Elsewhere in this edition, we report that Zimbabwe is pondering whether to increase hospital visits by expecting mothers to eight from the current four in line with World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines on antenatal care adopted in November last year that says pregnant women should …
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Chipanga regrets Gushungo song

HARARE – Controversial sungura artiste Hosiah Chipanga says he regrets releasing the song Gushungo as it failed to open the doors for him to meet President Robert Mugabe. In the song released in 2006, Chipanga absolved Mugabe of graft and instead blamed the rot afflicting the country on his Ca…
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