Fourteen family members who were going for a funeral died on the spot while three were seriously injured  after a 45-tonne haulage truck carrying glass hit a pothole, encroached on oncoming traffic and its trailer jackknifed and landed on the commuter omnibus in Bulawayo recently. The picture shows the truck and the wreckage of the commuter omnibus

Road rehabilitation matter of urgency

Crystabel Chikayi, Features Reporter THE deplorable state of the country’s roads continues to be on the agenda of many meetings yet little or nothing is being done to rehabilitate them.

‘Zimbabwe should harness biomining’

Sifelani Tsiko ZIMBABWE must move quickly to harness biomining to extract gold, copper and other metals from low-grade mineral concentrates to maximise benefits and enhance efficiency in its mining s...

Command mining next time

Perspective, Stephen Mpofu THE sky is the limit, as it were, for any agreement with leaders driven by commodity thought processes in their endeavours to boost their country’s social and economic stat...

Gorhdan or the nation?

Spectrum, Joram Nyathi The prospects for a genuine revolution, for a radical economic transformation, are not looking good for Zuma and the ANC. The liberation movement is sorely divided