Economists warn of inflation shocks from the 2024 national budget

Chitambara urged the government to stick to the prescribed budget and ensure fiscal and monetary discipline to avoid further increasing the budget through supplementary budget.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga 17h ago

Market rejects ZWL$50 currency loses value

Economist Prosper Chitambara said the rejection of the ZWL$50 note might push government to release higher denomination notes, a move that would increase the money supply.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Oct. 3, 2023

Women’s groups fret over drop in female MPs

Labour, Economists and African Democrats (Lead) president, Linda Masarira, said the political environment was hostile against women.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Aug. 31, 2023

Linda Masarira application thrown out with costs

Masarira took ZEC to court after failing to raise the US$20 000 fee required to enter the presidential race.
By Boitumelo Makhurane Jul. 27, 2023

Masarira court hearing set for today

Masarira is the leader of the Labour, Economists and African Democrats (LEAD) party.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Jun. 30, 2023

Number of female politicians set to drop

“The 2023 elections will have the lowest number of female candidates running for office, particularly, because of the astronomical candidate nomination fees that were pegged by Zec.
By Evans Mathanda Jun. 21, 2023

Lead Chairperson quits

She also reiterated that she was at peace with the party's leader Linda Masarisa.
By Evans Mathanda Feb. 2, 2023

Christmas, without the cheer

Some Zimbabweans say they will not be enjoying the festive season with government playing the main role of “The Grinch that stole Christmas”.
By Sydney Kawadza Dec. 25, 2022

Let’s act on World Bank advice

Curiously, ever since the country boldly announced in 2018 that it is open for business, foreign direct investment (FDI) has been exponentially heading south.
By Newsday Dec. 13, 2022