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NewsDay

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When closure takes forever

However, out of this entire debacle we believe Zimbabweans should learn a major lesson: Tolerance to others’ political opinions and inclinations.
By Newsday 15h ago
So much for a growing economy!
So much for a growing economy!
Each time Ncube opens his mouth to speak about Zimbabwe’s economic performance, he boasts of robust growth which, however, has no supporting evidence on the ground.
By Newsday Feb. 17, 2024
What a fat chance
Some of us will not be surprised if Zimbabwe is among the first countries to object to a Sadc anti-graft court, given its already highly compromised fight against corruption.
By Newsday Feb. 16, 2024
Zim fluffing its education potential
There is no excuse for our deteriorated educational standards because all we needed to do was to build on an already existing strong foundation.
By Newsday Feb. 15, 2024
A last throw of the dice
This comes on the back of a sharp depreciation of the local currency and the quickened pace towards the use of the US dollar amid calls for full dollarisation of the economy.
By Newsday Feb. 14, 2024
Selfishness belongs to the Stone Age
To the trained fireman, it is his knowledge which he is not supposed to share notwithstanding that council paid for such training at the City of Harare.
By Newsday Feb. 13, 2024
Redollarisation in full swing
The latest statistics are reflective of the situation on the ground, although independent experts say the figure could be higher given that the informal sector shuns the local currency.
By Newsday Feb. 12, 2024
A victory for human rights
Tuesday’s landmark decision comes as a Private Member’s Bill was introduced last year in the National Assembly to abolish the death penalty in Zimbabwe.
By Newsday Feb. 10, 2024
A pyrrhic victory
An analysis of the turnout showed that it was low compared to that of August 23, 2023, with average turnout at 22,1%.
By Newsday Feb. 6, 2024
Zim: A bottled up nation
Lest we are charged with inciting violence, we will gently put down the pen here and watch the pressure cooker boil.
By Newsday Jan. 15, 2024
Govt being two-faced on fees policy
Honestly, how does government expect the schools to function when they have to meet recurrent costs without money?
By Newsday Jan. 13, 2024
Zim’s women empowerment drive off course
A sizeable chunk of our school-going girls are dropping out of school in numbers far exceeding those of boys.
By Newsday Jan. 12, 2024
A call for a massive winter maize crop
And we should start preparing pronto.
By Newsday Jan. 11, 2024
Lawlessness: A reality killing our nation
Herein lies one of our major challenges in our quest to improve our image as a nation.
By Newsday Jan. 10, 2024
High time artisanal miners’ health, safety is prioritised
If our government seriously appreciates the artisanal miners’ efforts it should have surely by now made sure that their health and safety is prioritised.
By Newsday Jan. 9, 2024
Truth shall set us free
To clearly bring our bone of contention to the fore we will wind back five years to 2019 for some context.
By Newsday Jan. 8, 2024
Govt to blame for pensioners’ plight
We are pretty sure that the number of police officers retiring each year runs into hundreds, given that the force has been recruiting almost every year since independence in 1980.
By Newsday Jan. 6, 2024
Zim ill affords laxity on cholera
We cannot afford to throw caution to the wind at this most critical moment.
By Newsday Jan. 5, 2024
Wake up call to govt, employers
It requires no rocket science to realise that paying workers in a dying currency is a sure recipe for disaster and the worst insult to employees who are dedicated to their work.
By Newsday Jan. 4, 2024
Sad harbinger for democracy in 2024
What makes the Zimbabwean political situation particulary depressing is that we have a government which appears to be more than ready to silence its critics.
By Newsday Jan. 3, 2024
Staying the course.
We also pledge to stay the course and make NewsDay a marketplace of ideas in line with our payoff line “Everyday news for everyday people.”
By Newsday Jan. 1, 2024
Skating on thin ‘mud’
The rains came as the nation was anxious after weather-forecasters said an El-Nino-induced drought would grace the 2023 to 2024 agricultural season.
By Newsday Dec. 30, 2023
No to extortionate fares
This has been the common pattern every festive season with authorities convening Press conferences and threatening to whip the transport operators into line.
By Newsday Dec. 27, 2023
We are our own Santas
Despite the tough economic environment, Christmas is not like any other day. Thus, sacrifices will be made to make it special.
By Newsday Dec. 24, 2023
Stop road carnage
“In this vein, no pirate taxis will be allowed to pass through police checkpoints,” he said in a statement on Thursday.
By Newsday Dec. 23, 2023
Unity Day has lost its lustre
We need unity, more than before for Zimbabwe to achieve upper-middle-income status by 2030.
By Newsday Dec. 22, 2023
A disservice to the voters
On the list of their demands, the lawmakers want to bring their spouses to hotels while they perform their legislative duties.
By Newsday Dec. 21, 2023
Lawlessness on the streets must end
City Parking, which oversees parking in the city, is powerless as the menacing parking barons reap where they did not sow.
By Newsday Dec. 20, 2023