EDITORIAL COMMENT: Zesa anchors winter wheat success

THE Command Agriculture Programme, which started last season with maize production, has now shifted to winter wheat, with hundreds of farmers having planted the crop. Farmers who voluntarily took up winter wheat production were provided with all the inputs as was the case with maize production. Upon harvesting, they will be expected to deliver an…
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Govt announces paradigm shift on housing

Felex Share and Tendai Mugabe— President Mugabe has called for a paradigm shift in the provision of housing where Government concentrates on building high-rise apartments, instead of expending more land building single-story houses. Speaking at the inaugural, Presidential Youth Interface Meeting at Rudhaka Stadium in Marondera yesterday, President Mugabe said the wanton distribution of land…
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EDITORIAL COMMENT: Command Agric, STEM, sides of same coin

Lately, Zimbabweans have been treated to a skit deriding Government’s Command Agriculture programme. Some have tried to link these to Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo. If true, that would be very sad. Which is why we believe such amusement to be the product of misinformed minds trying to satirise,…
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