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Massive emigration: Wake-up call for govt

THIS week, government told us that 900 000 Zimbabweans migrated abroad between 2020 and 2021. This is nearly a million or 6% of the country’s population.
By Editorial 1h ago
Spike in COVID-19 cases cause  for concern
Spike in COVID-19 cases cause for concern
Government tells us that so far 6,5 million people have received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose, while 4,8 million have been fully vaccinated.
By Newsday Oct. 4, 2022
Gun amnesty the right thing to do, but more action needed
Zimbabwe is in close proximity to South Africa where more unregistered guns roam the streets compared to Harare.
By Newsday Oct. 2, 2022
About time common sense prevailed
AS the clock ticks away towards Zimbabwe’s 2023 general elections, a foreboding feeling of trepidation is all round.
By Editorial Oct. 1, 2022
Zim’s desperate power situation points to poor planning
All these scenarios make us laughing stalks and a joke of a people.
By Editorial Sep. 30, 2022
All eyes on the Zambezi valley oil rigs
It would be a real surprise and a most welcome development if Invictus Energy and the government of Zimbabwe acted otherwise and remember the Zambezi Valley communities and the nation at large.
By Newsday Sep. 29, 2022
Take Parly Clerk to task over laptops scandal
The latest scandal out of Parliament, however, makes for grim reading, even for those used to seeing or hearing no evil.
By Newsday Sep. 28, 2022
Diaspora bond project: Long shot in the dark
At the moment, those in the diaspora have no right to vote, which makes it a little difficult for them to feel the urge to participate in the diaspora bond initiative.
By Newsday Sep. 27, 2022
More action needed to stem child marriages
Zimbabwe is among the 20 African countries where child marriages are most prevalent.
By Newsday Sep. 25, 2022
TNF must help resolve Zim’s multi-faceted crises
Draconian laws have been used to crush industrial actions due to high discontentment.
By Editorial Sep. 24, 2022
Numbers of women dying while giving birth scandalous
For a nation like Zimbabwe to be losing women in such huge numbers while giving life speaks to the many challenges it is facing
By Newsday Sep. 22, 2022
Dump this 99-year lease nonsense
There is absolutely something wrong with how our government is handling this land issue and the 99-year lease issue is just a red herring.
By Newsday Sep. 21, 2022
Has Zim sunk this low?
When we get to a stage where we, as a people in this modern age, are unable to preserve our dead before burial, this is beyond failure.
By Newsday Sep. 20, 2022
Zanu PF stretching the truth on prices
So, while the Zimbabwe dollar is seemingly “appreciating”, it isn’t, because the same challenges that weakened it are still at play.
By Newsday Sep. 19, 2022
Politicians must walk their peace talk
Ncube’s known close relations with Mnangagwa and the latter’s deafening silence over the former minister’s inciting utterances puts the President’s public peace calls into question.
By Editorial Sep. 17, 2022
Mnangagwa’s call out to war veterans welcome
IT has come as really refreshing that President Emmerson Mnangagwa has decided, for once, to bridle some of his colleagues
By Editorial Sep. 16, 2022
Govt to blame for Mupedzanhamo chaos
The market was forced to shut down after some outlaws, who had invaded the market premises, started demanding money from traders.
By Newsday Sep. 15, 2022
UZ situation, a mere tip of the iceberg
The intrusion of the anti-riot police in the UZ fees crisis exposes how politics has always muddied economic issues in the country.
By Newsday Sep. 14, 2022
Time govt acted on those refusing vaccination
We believe it is high time the country made a clear decision on this group of people whose religious beliefs are a real threat to the lives of every citizen in the country.
By Newsday Sep. 13, 2022
Authorities must act to restore functional capital markets
Without foreign currency or financing from the capital markets, manufacturing firms are limited to their current positions as they lack money to invest in new potential projects
By Newsday Sep. 12, 2022
Govt must just allow market forces to determine producer prices
FOR quite some time now, rarely has government pleasantly surprised us with some good policy pronouncement.
By admin Sep. 9, 2022
Delays in ratifying AU human rights charter disconcerting
Little wonder there is so much flight of citizens from the continent to other continents where they feel safe and respected as human beings.
By Newsday Sep. 8, 2022
Aggression won't build Brand Zimbabwe
One simple question immediately comes to mind: Has the “Zimbabwe is open for business” brand expired and if it has, what is the new rallying call?
By Newsday Sep. 7, 2022
Zim schooling now a big, painful joke
The educators’ decision to continue their age-old protest over poor salaries & working conditions comes as school authorities at both public & private schools have decided to migrate to US$ fees.
By Newsday Sep. 6, 2022
USD fees: Govt policy failure hurting parents
Government’s policy inconsistency is now a real source of misery for many parents as schools reopen today.
By admin Sep. 5, 2022
Zimbos in SA must come back and vote

In an apparent attempt to appeal to the South African government to spare from deportation some 1 780 000 Zimbabweans whose exemption permits expire end of this year, Shava says: “migration has become one of the main pillars of our people’s survival.”

By The NewsDay Aug. 30, 2022
Mohadi, Mutsvangwa statements undermine democracy claims

We will, however, concentrate on two. The most shocking comment to come out last week was made by former Vice-President Kembo Mohadi, who simply made it clear that Zanu PF had done away with the pretence that people in the rural areas are allowed to vote freely.

By The NewsDay Aug. 29, 2022
Financial inclusion needs other support mechanisms

From her figures, there has been a robust rise in the number of Zimbabweans who are now able to transact with banks through various avenues, including digital methods.

By The NewsDay Aug. 27, 2022