FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday announced desperate measures to bankroll the 2017 National Budget, with strange proposals to further tax airtime and mobile data to fund the health sector, while keeping mum on the contentious issue of payment of bonuses for civil servants.
THE Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has requested that the matter in which a University of Zimbabwe law student is seeking to stop interviews for a new Chief Justice, be subjected to public scrutiny, as it affects the country’s Constitution.
Confederation of Zimbabwean Industries (CZI) president, Busisa Moyo, has urged the government to craft a comprehensive Diaspora policy and improve relations with its citizens in the Diaspora to entice them to invest back home.
The 2017 National Budget announced by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday is silent on how the government will address structural challenges like its huge workforce to free fiscal space and issues around improving the macro-economic environment, analysts have said.
FINANCE minister Patrick Chinamasa will today present his 2017 National Budget, which is unlikely to be above $4 billion due to a shrinking tax base.
A 32-YEAR-OLD human rights activist, who is facing charges of unlawfully convening an unsanctioned meeting without notifying the regulatory authorities, yesterday appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Court for trial, but the State failed to proceed with it.
FORMER Vice-President Joice Mujuru has claimed President Robert Mugabe is aware of the circumstances leading to the death of her husband, Solomon, in an inferno that continues to confound the nation five years after the country’s first black army commander died.
OPPOSITION political parties and labour unions have expressed shock at claims by President Robert Mugabe that the country’s economy is on the mend when all signs showed otherwise.
ZANU PF was dealt a blow when the High Court yesterday ruled that Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere cannot allocate urban land.
In this video girls, young and older women speak on the challenges aced by most rural girls during their menstrual cycles