Opinion & Analysis

12 hours ago | February 23, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Return of interbank forex trading positive

Local banks started trading in foreign currency yesterday, two days after the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) liberalised ...

Monetary Policy Statement: A step in the right direction

Eddie Cross ON Wednesday, the Reserve Bank Governor, Dr John Mangudya, gave a long-awaited monetary policy statement. ...

Teaching children healthy habits

Andile Tshuma Children are often mirrors of ourselves. Do you approve of what your child loves to do, eat, or play with? ...

Black market politics anathema

When people as a nation lose track of the radar that guided them through the diabolic dark days of their political ...

2 days ago | February 22, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: RBZ interventions to restore market ...

THE liberalisation of the United States dollar exchange rate against Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) balances, bond ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Path to prosperity

Prof Mthuli Ncube WHAT is inflation and why must we get it under control? What has been going wrong, and how are we ...

Fare thee well dear Comrade Callistus Dingiswayo Ndlovu

Nomazulu Thata He was never a mainstream thinker because he thought outside the box all the time, appearing as if he was ...

3 days ago | February 21, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Security arms should be alert for any violent demos

Many businesses that were prejudiced of more than $500 million in damages and unrealised earnings following last month’s ...

Letters to the editor: Education Amendment Bill empowers every child

EDITOR: Last week Government announced the Education Amendment Bill, whose most notable element was the provision of ...

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Twitter Responses to “Prof Ndlovu’s body arrives” Rest in Peace our Hero. – @Nkosana Welcome home our Hero. May ...

4 days ago | February 20, 2019

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Sadc, AU, Chinese support and solidarity welcome

THE African Union, the Southern Africa Development Community and Zimbabwe’s all weather friend — China — have all come ...

Letters to the editor: Disinformation and misinformation the new ...

EDITOR: The information age has brought with it many opportunities as well as challenges. Is it not ironic that in this ...

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Twitter Responses to “Zifa turns down Cosafa Cup” Good decision. You can’t make a budget for such an event with this ...

Climate change talks: Are the negotiations beneficial to Africa?

The growing frequency and unpredictable nature of natural disasters such as floods and droughts is a striking reminder ...