Debt: The world is watching Zim
The processes are being championed by African Development Bank (AfDB) president Akinwumi Adesina and former Mozambican head of state Joaquim Chissano.
By Sydney Kawadza May. 19, 2023
Zim’s pledge to implement key reforms under global spotlight
On electoral reforms, Mnangagwa said the country had put in place the requisite mechanisms to guarantee peaceful, free, fair and credible elections scheduled for August this year.
By Emmah Nhancumba May. 18, 2023
AfDB to assist govt compensate white farmers
AfDB is working with the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development on the instrument.
By Melody Chikono May. 16, 2023
Letter to my people: They’re not ashamed to reward mediocrity
Foreign Affairs minister Frederick for his re-engagement efforts.
By Doctor Stop It Mar. 19, 2023
Editorial Comment: It’s the politics, stupid
Chissano and Adesina were roped in by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to help Zimbabwe resolve its external debt crisis, which has become an albatross on the comatose economy.
By The Standard Feb. 25, 2023
Chissano drops Zim bombshell… ex-Mozambican leader tells Harare to honour debt obligations
He warned Harare that by not honouring agreements on debt clearance plans, authorities were eroding lenders’ trust.
By Sydney Kawadza Feb. 24, 2023
Polls key to debt resolution, ED told
Chissano also warned Zimbabwe — known for its violent and disputed polls — to shift course during crunch polls expected later this year, and behave like a mature democracy.
By Tatira Zwinoira and Sydney Kawadza and Privilege Gumbodete Feb. 24, 2023
AfDB chief to meet Moz’s Chissano over Zim debt
“Zimbabwe is the only regional member country of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group under sanctions due to arrears amounting to about US$736 million,” Banda said.
By Tatira Zwinoira Feb. 10, 2023
Magistrate asked to recuse herself after she is accused of lying