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Letters

WITH only a few schools registered as examination centres in Hwange district, examination time is a scary affair for pupils who have to walk over 10km through wild ...

THE Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) has said there is no business entity within the country which can be considered non-essential, arguing the economy operates as an ...

HAVING a friend who you believe to be considering suicide is not to be taken lightly. Being suicidal is a temporary state that appears as an answer to ...

IT is very unfortunate and regrettable that in November 2017, the people occupied the streets of Harare marching against the late former President Robert Mugabe’s dismally failed leadership. ...

JANUARY 6, 2021 will go down in the United States’s history as a day when one man, one power hungry man, launched an army of thugs on the ...

Staff Reporter SOUTH Africa-based Opposition Ideas Party of Democracy (IPD) leader Herbert Chamuka says government is obliged to provide food for poor citizens during the stringent Covid-19 lockdown. ...
Lift lockdown in phases

THE Vendors Initiative for Social and Economic Transformation (Viset) notes the introduction of a stiff lockdown by the government as announced by Vice-President and Health minister Constantino Chiwenga. ...

OUR country used to have one of the best urban transport systems to carry workers to and from its vibrant industries — the Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco). ...

THE Zanu PF-led government has continued to violate human rights. Its crackdown on human rights and opposition activists, including the continued eviction of people from urban and rural ...

People must be wary of MDC-T leader Douglas Mwonzora, who is a Zanu PF proxy masquerading as an opposition cadre. He publicly said he was going to work ...

ON December 9 2020, consumers and internet users nationwide struggled to access internet services as one of the biggest internet services provider ZOL Zimbabwe’s system was not working. ...

ZANU PF should be blamed for the Budiriro house demolitions. The land barons who sold those stands to home-seekers are known ruling party activists. It is impossible for ...

AT the time people thought the government has now reformed and breathing a new political life, the opposite is happening. Last week’s arrest and detention of MDC Alliance ...
Mnangagwa

AFTER the revelations or allegations that have been raised of possible corruption by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in the Zesa Holdings crisis which saw the Zesa chair, board chairperson ...

Cotton farmers in Mashonaland Central and sometimes in the whole country are in limbo as stocks of harvested cotton are now an eyesore as cotton companies are struggling to open their depots due to lack of cash. ...

The proposed solution for marauding vendors in Harare’s central business district by our parliamentarians shows how merciless and shortsighted some people are. ...

Everyday I see council vehicles parked at prohibited pick-up and drop off points to make sure that commuter omnibus operators make use of designated terminuses. ...

The advent of new media technology has transformed people’s daily activities and communication is now done in real time. ...

Transport minister Obert Mpofu promised a quick turnaround for the perennially struggling National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) when he was appointed to the new portfolio in 2013. ...

ALLOW me to appreciate a great woman who taught me a good lesson on this year’s Mother’s Day. ...

THE story with the headline: Mugabe must stop police criminality, cannot go unchallenged. The acquisition of buses and trucks by the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has nothing to do with the alleged suppression of people as alleged. ...

In response to Telecel rebuts Mandiwanzira’s claims: The reason behind Telecel’s woes seems to be the indigenisation law, which allows greedy politicians to parcel out other people’s companies on what may be xenophobic lines. ...

YESTERDAY we carried a report on the strike by almost 100 City of Harare workers who are protesting over the non-payment of their salaries for several months. It is sad that the situation has been allowed to get to this point. ...

The progress made so far on the construction of Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo Road, which leads to Harare International Airport, is a classic example of contemporary development in the country. ...

ZANU PF is determined to prove wrong whoever is prepared to give it the benefit of doubt or a second chance as far as civilised political behaviour is concerned. Yesterday our stablemate The Standard carried a story with the headline Zanu PF turns Hurungwe into war zone. ...

Seriously if indeed Sadc is a regional body that was established to tackle economic and socio-political problems that beset this grouping, why does it become blind when Zimbabweans face problems? ...

When we were growing up, we were schooled by our parents on how to conduct ourselves in the presence of visitors. In many cases, we would play far away from the vicinity of the visitors. ...

The Zimbabwe Association of Community Radio Stations (ZACRAS) and Radio Dialogue wish to make its stakeholders and the public aware of the developments regarding the raiding of Radio Dialogue on March 1, 2013. ...

l I’m quite happy with the way you report at NewsDay. You show no bias towards any political party or organisation, especially in your edition of July 18 ...

Dear Editor Your Saturday article on single mothers was well-researched. I noted your observations and concern with respect, a receptive heart and teachable spirit. I was touched by ...