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

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

Cost of living in Zimbabwe gallops

Many families are living below the poverty datum  line because of the weak economy.
By Melody Chikono Mar. 3, 2024

Zimstat abandons US$3m head office

The executive said some officials were not aware of the property until news of its destruction emerged recently.
By Julia Ndlela Mar. 1, 2024

Zim suffers US$6,8 billion trade gap

A trade deficit is a situation in which a country imports goods worth more than the value of the goods that it exports. 
By Mthandazo Nyoni Feb. 25, 2024

Spare a thought for our youths

The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency’s latest figures indicate an unemployment rate of 54% which attests to this.
By Newsday Feb. 23, 2024