VP Emmerson Mnangagwa

$500m agric programme mooted

Felex Share Harare Bureau Government is working on a $500 million command agricultural programme to ensure food security and maize supply self-sufficiency for the next summer cropping season.
Dr Sydney Sekeramayi

Zanu-PF blasts ‘war vets’ communiqué

Tendai Mugabe Harare Bureau Zanu-PF provinces yesterday criticised a communiqué purportedly issued by members of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Associations on Thursday last week attac...
GOLD-BARS

Failed gold heist gang walks free

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau Chief SIX men accused of attempting to rob a miner of 47kgs of gold worth over $1,8 million in Kwekwe, yesterday walked free after a magistrate ruled that the State h...
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President to launch $2,7bn road project

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent PRESIDENT Mugabe will next week commission the dualisation of the Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu highway after the Government awarded tenders for the $2, 7 billi...
Inmates at Khami Prison in this file photo

Prison inmates to get wages

Auxilia Katongomara Chronicle Reporter FAR reaching changes to the Prison Act will see prisoners being employed and paid in a move that will assist them to pick up the pieces when they leave jail.

12 months jail for Ecocash fraudster

Tanaka Mrewa Court Reporter A CHEGUTU man, who forged an EcoCash message to defraud a businessman of chickens worth $320, was yesterday sentenced to 12 months in jail. Nigel Makusha (31) composed a m...

Masvingo High Court judges appointed

Walter Mswazie Masvingo Correspondent THE recently-opened Masvingo High Court will operate full time starting September this year, after the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) appointed two judges to ...

Africa education conference begins

Leonard Ncube Victoria Falls Reporter THE 34th Association for Educational Assessment in Africa (AEAA) annual conference kicked off here yesterday amid calls for embracing modern ways of conducting l...

Log beating for alleged husband snatcher

Richard Muponde Gwanda Correspondent A GWANDA woman brutally assaulted her husband’s girlfriend with a log and bit her on the arm and throat, a court heard yesterday. Lethiwe Ndlovu (30) went on a ra...

MDC-T youths plan anti-Khupe demonstration

Nduduzo Tshuma Political Editor KNIVES are out for MDC-T vice president Thokozani Khupe with some party youths reportedly planning to stage a demonstration against her when she reports to the party’s...