THE Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) has been implicated in the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) vehicle importation scandal, amid indications that it used a dodgy...
An outstanding editor in the person of Trevor Ncube had become available and this was an opportunity not to be missed.
SO, its 20 years since the Zimbabwe Independent was founded. Who would believe it. Seems like yesterday.
THE Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has been in the news after Commissioner-General Gershem Pasi and five senior executive managers were sent on paid leave...
Alpha Media Holdings' business weekly, Zimbabwe Independent celebrated 20 years of journalistic excellency and award-winning journalism. Here is a special edition to take you through the challenges, triumphs and successes of the newspaper.
“Those who judge us merely by the heights we achieved don’t remember the depths from which we started.” — Kwame Nkrumah.
WHEN the Zimbabwe Independent first hit the streets in 1996, it attracted a number of high-profile advertisers.
OUTSPOKEN Zanu PF activist and provincial youth leader Acie Lumumba, who recently accused President Robert Mugabe’s nephew Patrick Zhuwao of abuse of office, has resigned from the party citing its failure to deliver on its 2013 election promises, fight corruption and fix the economy.
The tiny independent press, partly symbolised by a few monthly magazines, was struggling for survival, hanging onto the market by its fingers nails as the political economy of the media and the operating environment changed just before the turn of the millennium.