DOCTOR Grace Mugabe Way and other roads in the city illegally named by Zanu PF in the run up to its congress last December have been pulled down following representations by Harare City Council authorities to the Ministry of Local Government
DEPUTY mayors and other senior executives of Zimbabwe’s rural and urban councils this week converged on the border town of Beitbridge for a four-day capacity skills building workshop aimed at improving service delivery, and tackling the contentious issue of hefty salaries amid a deteriorating service.
TOURISM minister Walter Mzembi is reportedly under investigation for allegedly abusing funds and cars bought for the hosting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly, co-hosted by Zimbabwe and Zambia in 2013.
THE MDC-T is caught up in a vicious debt cycle as it owes more than US$2 million which senior party officials say is crippling the opposition party’s operations and attempts to rejuvenate itself ahead of the 2018 general elections.
SOUTH African President Jacob Zuma is likely to come under intense pressure when he attends the Sadc Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government in Harare next Wednesday as Sadc leaders are pushing for an urgent discussion of the wave of xenophobia sweeping through his country.
Reportedly unimpressed by the mediocre performance of some of his ministers, President Robert Mugabe is set to soon reshuffle his cabinet, in a move which could see ministers such as Patrick Chinamasa, Jonathan Moyo, Walter Mzembi and Samuel Undenge, among others, reassigned or fired.
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s cabinet is now deeply divided over the issue of awarding bonuses to civil servants following the veteran leader’s unexpected outburst against Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa last weekend claiming the suspension of payments was not approved even when it was agreed upon.
RULING party Zanu PF has once again extended its familiar begging bowl to companies to fund a “very special” exhibition in honour of President Robert Mugabe’s “astute and impeccable leadership” at the Zimbabwe Trade Fair (ZITF) despite companies struggling to stay afloat as a debilitating liquidity crunch takes its toll.
DURING his state visit to South Africa recently President Robert Mugabe painted a gloomy picture of the state of Zimbabwe’s economy to his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma, as the country reached a milestone 35 years of Independence, it has emerged.
RBZ has heeded Zimbabwe Banks and Allied Workers Union ’s call to participate in the formulation of reforms to the Banking Act, a union official has said.