Pursuant to the author’s article of last Friday entitled; “Court Presides Over The Death Of Workers’ Rights”, a further analysis of the said judgement continues.
Former Bulawayo deputy mayor Amen Mpofu has leapt to the defence of his successor Gift Banda following claims by the Affirmative Action Group (AAG) that his recent land deals with council may not have been above board.
A SUSPECTED typhoid outbreak hit the Roman Catholic Church-run Silveira High School in Bikita, Masvingo Province leaving 15 students and two cooks hospitalised on Monday.
TWO BULAWAYO men allegedly extorted $30 000 from a local liquor company after claiming they could “sweet talk” the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) to release a vehicle impounded over illegal importation of beer.
GWERU mayor Hamutendi Kombayi yesterday said the Midlands capital is being sustained by informal traders as most large companies have folded.
Presenting his state of industry report, Kombayi said companies used to account for 70% of formal employment, but the informal sector had now become the major economic player.
MDC Renewal has accused the government of being reluctant to stop the ongoing job cuts spurred by a Supreme Court ruling giving employers the nod to terminate contracts on three months’ notice saying it has all the legal arsenal at its disposal.
FORMER war veterans’ leader Jabulani Sibanda yesterday said Zimbabweans must not just watch while poverty escalates but rise up against Zanu PF to end their suffering.
Zimbabwe’s government halved its economic growth forecast to 1.5 %this year from 3.2 %, blaming a drought that has hit agriculture, and announced plans to halve its wage bill as government revenues are squeezed.
MULTITALENTED Michelle Madau launched Diva Inc and One-stand band on Wednesday night in a colourful event held at Casino Bar at Ascot Racecourse, Bulawayo.
Britain has offered to help Zimbabwe to end poaching following the killing of the iconic Cecil the lion near the Hwange National Park early this month.