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Online Writer MDC-Alliance spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere who was recently released from Chikurubi Maximum Prison on bail has tested positive for Covid-19. Announcing her results on social media, Mahere ...

BY MOSES MATENGA FOREIGN Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo (60) has died. The former army general, who has been battling a kidney ailment requiring regular dialysis, died after a long illness ...

BY RICHARD MUPONDE / HARRIET CHIKANDIWA ZIMBABWE recorded an unprecedented record high 60 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours on Monday, a situation that has forced health experts to ...

CITY of Bulawayo workers returned to work yesterday after calling off their week-long strike over poor pay. The strike had crippled council services with uncollected garbage piling up ...

BY RICHARD MUPONDE THE Real Estate Institute of Zimbabwe (REIZ) has approached government seeking to be classified as essential service providers during the COVID-19-induced lockdown period. In terms ...

BY HARRIET CHIKANDIWA THE Media Institute for Southern Africa (Misa)-Zimbabwe chapter has dragged Vice-President and Health and Child Care minister Constantino Chiwenga to court seeking to be granted ...

BY STEPHEN CHADENGA Gweru City Council will embark on monthly water tests to ensure quality supplies of the precious liquid to residents following a donation of test kits ...

BY RICHARD MUPONDE/MIRIAM MANGWAYA MORE than 2 000 people throughout the country were arrested for contravening COVID-19 lockdown regulations on Monday. In a statement yesterday, the Zimbabwe Republic ...

BY STAFF REPORTER ZIMBABWE’S first black Reserve Bank governor Kombo Moyana has died, reportedly from COVID-19-related complications. Moyana was the first black central bank chief between 1983 and ...

BY MOSES MATENGA THE Nelson Chamisa-led opposition MDC Alliance yesterday waded into the fight between ruling parties African National Congress (ANC) of South Africa and Zimbabwe’s Zanu PF, ...
Lift lockdown in phases

BY RICHARD MUPONDE MEDICAL doctor Jackie Stone has come under fire from colleagues in the medical fraternity for allegedly prescribing unapproved COVID-19 remedies for her patients. Specialist physician ...

BY MOSES MATENGA THE United States (US) yesterday said Harare should investigate and bring to book the perpetrators of the January 2019 killings, where soldiers and the police ...

BY GARIKAI MAFIRAKUREVA FORMER Masvingo Central MP Jeffreyson Chitando (MDC) yesterday castigated President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration, alleging that it was running out of people who deserve to be ...

BY RICHARD MUPONDE THE wife of former Foreign Affairs minister and Zanu PF secretary for external affairs Simbarashe Mumbengegwi has died. Mumbengegwi’s wife, Emily, passed on yesterday morning ...

BY MIRIAM MANGWAYA HARARE town clerk Hosiah Chisango was yesterday granted $50 000 bail, but was barred from entering his office by magistrate Ngoni Nduna. Chisango is facing ...

BY PATRICIA SIBANDA AT least 11 primary schools in Bulilima district, Matabeleland South province, have succumbed to either hailstorm pressure or old age as most of the structures ...

BY SILAS NKALA Civil society organisations (CSOs) drawn from different parts of the country have condemned the abuse of workers mostly by Chinese miners in the country. This ...

BY EVANS MATHANDA DISGRUNTLED Ethiopian Airways passengers yesterday expressed disappointment over what they said was poor service delivery by the National Handling Services (NHS), which closed airport check-in ...

BY NIZBERT MOYO THE Meteorological Services Department has urged farmers to plant early maturing crops amid indications that the rainy season would end in March. Bulawayo provincial meteorological ...

BY SILAS NKALA MATABELELAND pressure group, Ibhetshu likaZulu will today commemorate Gukurahundi in honour of the estimated 20 000 people massacred by the North Korea-trained Fifth Brigade in ...

BY SIMBARASHE SITHOLE A MOUNT Darwin man was on Friday attacked by a crocodile, while trying to cross a flooded Ruya River. Nebart Doro’s body is yet to ...

BY PATRICIA SIBANDA Garikai/Hlalani Kuhle housing scheme residents of ward eight in Gwanda have embarked on a project to install sewage pipes at their houses after their municipality ...

BY GARIKAI MAFIRAKUREVA MASVINGO province, which has been labelled as one of the COVID-19 hotspots in the country, still has most of its businesses open, despite the 30-day ...

Staff Reporter Zimbabwe’s first black Reserve Bank governor Kombo Moyana has died, reportedly from COVID-19 related infection. He was 78. Moyana was the first black central bank chief ...

Karachi [Pakistan], January 17 (ANI): Karachi found a place among the world’s most polluted cities when the level of hazardous particles in the air touched 324 on Sunday, ...

The COVID19 vaccination drive was launched at Budgam during a function organised at District Hospital Budgam in presence of Deputy Commissioner (DC) Budgam ShahbazAhamd Mirza and CMO Budgam ...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Ankara has imposed advertising bans on Twitter, Periscope and Pinterest after they failed to appoint local representatives in Turkey under a new social media law, ...

Senior Researcher at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Dr Essa Suleman says false negative COVID-19 tests are more worrying than false positive tests. Sulleman says, ...

The near future will be more open to cryptocurrencies and people will support digital money. The year 2020 has been very difficult for almost everyone. Most of the ...

BY MOSES MATENGA SIX soldiers from 5:2 Infantry Battalion at Battelfields were arrested on Sunday after they besieged a village, assaulted villagers and shot at individuals who intervened ...