Rising rate of crime cause for concern

The government must ensure that it funds start-up projects, which will absorb some of the jobless youths so as to get them off the streets.
By Newsday Jun. 12, 2024

Criminal activities surge across Zim

ZimStat said there were 38 042 cases of theft recorded in the first quarter, indicating a rate of 250,6 per 100 000 people.
By Priviledge Gumbodete Jun. 11, 2024

Feature: A day in the life of Harare vendors

Disappointment troubles her eyes, a stark contrast with  the vibrant red colour of the fruit. This is not an ideal solution, but it is the only one she has.
By Evans Mathanda Jun. 4, 2024

Muckracker: The Second Republic’s phantom jobs

Last week, he was showing off his new baby, the US$7 million mansion in Harare’s Shawasha suburb on social media.
By Muckracker May. 24, 2024

Workers commemorate May Day in despair

This week, the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) forecast inflation at 57,5% though US economist Steve Hanke estimates it to be over 1 000%.
By Staff Writer May. 3, 2024
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Zim aims for Q3 launch of 3bn litres oil pipeline rollout

A bigger crisis has been simmering this year, following a brutal drought that has affected water levels at the 1 050 megawatt Kariba south hydroelectric power facility.
By Freeman Makopa May. 3, 2024

Disaster looms ahead on our roads

It is quite worrying that our road planners are in deep slumber with little to no indication that they will wake up any time soon to expand our roads, especially in urban areas.
By Newsday Mar. 22, 2024

Accidents claim 553 lives in 4 months

Meanwhile, Chimhore said 27 441 vehicles were registered for the first time during the last quarter, reflecting a 32,2% increase from 3rd quarter 2023.
By Priviledge Gumbodete Mar. 21, 2024

Zim crime rate surges

“The national crime rate was 1 459,9 per 100 000 people, an uptick from 1 201,8 per 100 000 observed in the previous quarter.
By Priviledge Gumbodete Mar. 19, 2024