Mzembi, Undenge arrested

Fungai Lupande, Harare Bureau AS the new dispensation’s anti-corruption dragnet spreads, former Foreign Affairs Minister Walter Mzembi and former Energy and Power Development Minister Samuel Undenge were yesterday arrested by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission on abuse of office charges. The pair is currently being held at Marlborough Police Station in Harare and will appear in… …
Continue reading…

 

ZIFA okays Bosso polls

Sports Reporters ZIFA yesterday made a U-turn on their decision to bar Highlanders from holding their scheduled elections early next month, with the soccer mother body giving thumbs up to Bosso to proceed with their elective assembly. The association had torched a storm among the Bosso fraternity when in a statement issued by chief executive…
Continue reading…

 

Promoters urged to support artistes from small towns

Sukulwenkosi Dube-Matutu, Gwanda Correspondent UP-AND-COMING Gwanda singer, Brezhnel Musesengwa has called on promoters to support artists in small towns as a lot of talent is being overlooked with most promoters preferring to work with established artists. Musesengwa (26), whose stage name is Bizzah, said most up-and-coming artists in small towns were failing to develop as… …
Continue reading…

 

We’re black and poor, but we can write history!

A picture says a thousand words. Yesterday, we were confronted with pictures of an unwell Morgan Tsvangirai, leader of the opposition MDC-T or MDC Alliance. Mr Tsvangirai, who was diagnosed with colon cancer two years ago and has been battling the condition bravely, is not looking his healthiest. The many pictures that we saw on mainstream…
Continue reading…

 

George Mlala on the run

Nqobile Tshili Bulawayo Bureau Former leader of a splinter group of war veterans, Mr George Mlala, is allegedly on the run after police discovered seven tonnes of rice stashed at his house in Bulawayo. The rice, among other things, was allegedly found at his residential Flat Number 6, Trust Building at the Corner of 14 Avenue and…
Continue reading…

 

New image imperative

Stephen Mpofu THE story of the new Zimbabwe Government’s holy global re-engagement crusade for a political, economic and social renaissance on the warm ashes of the vanquished, tired old dispensation is well documented for all to see. What now remains to be done to engender a speedy economic revival is for this nation to mount… …
Continue reading…

 

Machaya re-arrested

Freedom Mupanedemo, Midlands Bureau FORMER Midlands Provincial Affairs Minister and Senator for Gokwe, Jason Machaya, who has been in remand prison since Christmas Eve, tasted freedom for only 10 minutes on Thursday before being re-arrested on fresh charges while coming out of the hospital. Machaya’s lawyers had just delivered a High Court ruling granting their… …
Continue reading…

 

UPDATE: President Mnangagwa visits Tsvangirai at his residence

President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who is battling colon cancer, at his residence in Highlands today. President Mnangagwa was accompanied by Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Rtd). Addressing the media soon after the visit, the President said Mr Tsvangirai was recovering. “He is fine and recuperating very well and he says he… …
Continue reading…

 

UPDATED: President visits Tsvangirai

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who is battling colon cancer, at his residence in Highlands today. President Mnangagwa was accompanied by Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Rtd). Addressing the media soon after the visit, the President said Mr Tsvangirai was recovering. “He is fine and recuperating very well…
Continue reading…