It’s been a hectic 10 days: President •optimistic new team will deliver •‘Zimbabweans must unite’

Felex Share Senior Reporter— President Emmerson Mnangagwa has described his first 10 days in office as “hectic”, and expressed hope that the team of ministers he swore-in yesterday will be equal to the task of turning around the economy and bettering the lives of Zimbabweans. The President took the oath of office on November 24, 2017…
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ED pays tribute to ex-President Mugabe

Felex Share Senior Reporter— President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who took his Oath of Office yesterday, paid tribute to his predecessor, Cde Robert Mugabe, saying his mistakes will never detract from his immense contribution to the liberation and development of Zimbabwe.Addressing thousands of Zimbabweans and foreign dignitaries who filled the National Sports Stadium to witness his swearing-in ceremony,…
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Sadc leaders pledge support

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter Three sitting sadc Heads of State and Government and four other former Presidents from the region attended the swearing-in ceremony of President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday and pledged support for the new administration. The Presidents, who joined thousands of Zimbabweans at the giant National Sports Stadium in Harare for the ceremony, included Mozambique’s…
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President-designate, ZDF call for calm

Tendai Rupapa Senior Reporter— President-designate Cde Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has called on the nation to desist from any vengeful retribution by taking advantage of the current situation to settle political and social scores outside the ambit of the law.The incoming President’s sentiments were echoed by the Zimbabwe Defence Forces who, in another statement, warned people to…
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President blasts fake prophets

Tendai Mugabe Senior Reporter PRESIDENT Mugabe has lashed out at politicians who waste money consulting prophets to advance their political ambitions. He said given the high level of literacy in Zimbabwe, it was mind-boggling how educated people fell prey to the tricks of the so-called prophets. The President made the remarks at the burial of Cde Don Kwaedza…
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Befitting send-off for hero Muvuti

Nyemudzai Kakore Herald Correspondent— It was a resounding send-off for national hero Cde Don Kwaedza Muvuti, who dedicated his life to the cause of Zimbabwe, as his burial was witnessed by thousands of people at the National Heroes’ Acre in Harare yesterday. Cde Muvuti died at West End Hospital in Harare last Wednesday aged 84. A reknowned workaholic…
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Resolution on special congress endorsed • Indaba to affirm President’s candidature • Plans afoot to amend constitution

Herald Reporters It’s a done deal! President Mugabe will be confirmed as the ruling Zanu-PF’s candidate in next year’s Presidential election during an Extraordinary Congress slated for December after the party’s 10 provinces passed the resolution over the weekend. The Extraordinary Congress, which comes before the regular congress that was due in 2019, will be…
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