BCC, FBC Bank in housing deal

Prince Sunduzani, Business Reporter THE Bulawayo City Council (BCC) has rejected a proposal for a housing project partnership by Metbank but embraced a similar pitch from FBC Bank. Latest council minutes released yesterday indicate that the proposal for the development of 816 housing stands in Emganwini suburb by Metbank was rejected on the grounds that… …
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Xi stresses real combat training

BAODING. — President Xi Jinping yesterday instructed the armed forces to strengthen real combat training and improve its war-winning capability. President Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), made the remarks while issuing an order at a mobilisation meeting held by the…
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Tete Munya arrives on gospel scene

Arts Correspondent Pastor Charles Charamba’s younger sister Munyaradzi Charamba-Nyakudya who goes by the moniker Tete Munya in music circles has announced her arrival on the mainstream music scene with her debut album. The 12- track album is a buffet, as it contains a fusion of different genres such as sungura, rhumba, conscious and the usual…
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Residents hail Govt on hospital fees waivers

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Manicaland Bureau Manicaland residents have welcomed Government move to scrap medical fees for vulnerable groups as part of measures to ensure accessibility of better healthcare in the country. Last week, Government announced the scrapping of fees for infants, senior citizens and pregnant women and nursing mothers at State-run hospitals with immediate effect. Most State-run…
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Zilga wants 50 percent seats for female councillors

Source: Zilga wants 50 percent seats for female councillors – DailyNews Live STAFF REPORTER     3 January 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe Local Government Association (Zilga), comprising 92-local authorities, has pitched for the fielding of female candidates in at least 50 percent of council seats in the forthcoming key 2018 general elections. The powerful organisation – […]
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‘War vets leadership must step down’ 

Source: ‘War vets leadership must step down’ – DailyNews Live Blessings Mashaya      3 January 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association (ZNLWVA) must go for a fresh congress to elect a new leadership after the top guns in the association bagged plush jobs in government and the ruling party Zanu PF, […]
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Mthwakazi activists freed 

Source: Mthwakazi activists freed – DailyNews Live STAFF REPORTER      3 January 2018 BULAWAYO – The eight Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) members who were arrested on Sunday were released by a Bulawayo magistrate yesterday, without any charge being preferred against them. Initially, they had been charged of undermining the authority of the president before the charge […]
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LATEST: City of Harare boss in court

Fungai Lupande Senior Court Reporter Harare City Council’s manager for waste water Engineer Simon Takawira Muserere today appeared in court on allegations of awarding a tender of over $1,5 million for the rehabilitation of Highlands and Chadcombe sewer systems to a company owned by his in-laws. The company, Showbyte Engineering (Pvt) Ltd, is owned by…
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