LIVE BLOG: ZANU-PF EXTRAORDINARY CONGRESS

UPDATES: Vusumuzi Dube; PHOTOGRAPHY: Wilson Kakurira; PICTURE EDITOR: Joseph Murisi; ONLINE EDITOR: Costa Mano 1558: ”It was a historic day in our party as the Central Committee met and made resolutions which will reverberate in our party for years to come. The interface rallies led to the sitting of the special session of the Central Committee.The…
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Zimra surpasses November targets

Business Reporter The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has surpassed its November 2017 revenue target by 30 percent to $352,24 million from $269,83 million driven by strong performance in collections from the Value Added Tax revenue head, data from the authority reveals. Net collections were 24,29 percent above target. Zimra corporate communications manager, Canisio Mudzimu, told…
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All set for Extraordinary Congress

Felex Share Senior Reporter All is set for the Zanu-PF Extraordinary Congress to be officially opened by the party’s First Secretary and President Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa in Harare today. Delegates to the assembly, including foreigners, arrived in Harare yesterday for the one-day event. Officials were also finalising the accreditation of some party members and other delegates. The event…
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MASH’S STINKY CABINET

Sports Reporter— IT keeps getting worse for embattled Jonathan Mashingaidze, with the former ZIFA chief executive being accused of abusing a bailout package which had been availed to the association to avert a FIFA ban from the 2018 World Cup for failing to pay Brazilian coach Valinhos. Mashingaidze could have more than one case to answer…
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Zanu-PF warns Chombo, Chipanga

Joyce Mukucha Herald Reporter — ZANU-PF yesterday warned expelled G40 cabal members against abusing the revolutionary party”s regalia as doing so was a criminal offence. The remarks were directed at Dr Ignatius Chombo, and Messrs Kudzai Chipanga, Innocent Hamandishe and an unidentified man whose pictures wearing Zanu-PF regalia with initials of President Emmerson Mnangagwa have…
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MDC-T under fire over US trip

Felex Share and Farirai Machivenyika Opposition political parties and ordinary Zimbabweans yesterday castigated MDC-T for lobbying for the maintenance of illegal sanctions on Zimbabwe ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections. The MDC-T this week dispatched its vice president Mr Nelson Chamisa and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) president Mr Tendai Biti under the banner Movement for Democratic…
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Govt blasts MDC ‘selfish ambitions’

Takunda Maodza News Editor— Government yesterday urged the MDC-Alliance not to give selfish political ambitions flight at the expense of the welfare of Zimbabweans who have invested their hope in President Emmerson Mnangagwa to revive the economy and uplift people’s lives.Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Major-General (Rtd) Dr Sibusiso Moyo said it was “staggering” that…
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ED appoints 8 new judges

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed eight new judges — six men and two women — to the High Court bench, in a move expected to reduce the backlog of cases at the superior court. Also Read: ED speaks on Govt, JSC row Chidyausiku might have misfired: ED JSC pledges support for Acting…
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Biti’s property divorce list raises eyebrows

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter— Former Finance Minister and lawyer Mr Tendai Biti should explain his source of wealth that enabled him to acquire properties in Harare’s affluent suburbs and top of the range vehicles, as exposed in the divorce he is going through in the courts, analysts have said. Mr Biti’s properties were exposed in divorce papers…
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