BULAWAYO mayor Martin Moyo on Wednesday night said the local authority had swung its weight behind the annual Intwasa Arts Festival because it was a major drawcard for tourists eager to learn about the country’s cultures.
VICE-PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has cited lack of financial resources as frustrating efforts to set up provincial councils in line with provisions of the new Constitution.
ZIMBABWE will keep sliding the economic drain, as politicians across the political divide are at best selfish, and pursue “individualism politics”, Gorden Moyo, the secretary-general of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), said on Thursday.
ENVIRONMENT minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri yesterday said the government was alarmed at the high levels of pollution in most of the country’s rivers, adding there was urgent need for all stakeholders to resolve the crisis before the country experiences another water-related epidemic such as cholera.
AN Umguza man, Jeremiah Filbert Sibanda, is said to have struck and killed his 3-year-old handicapped son, stagemanaged the minor’s death and threatened his wife, Accurate Nyoni, with death if she reported the murder.
MIDLANDS Provincial Affairs minister Jason Machaya has lamented government delays in completing the Essar Africa takeover deal, adding the delays were impacting heavily on the lives of over 5 000 Ziscosteel employees.
HWANGE district in Matabeleland North has recorded the highest number of new HIV infections in the province since January, followed by Tsholotsho and Lupane.
A FIGHT over gold at Wallingford Gold Mine in Filabusi recently turned bloody as one of the villagers attacked his colleague with a beer bottle accusing him of stealing the mineral from his mine.
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GWERU Provincial Hospital has finally been granted court orders to attach discharged patients’ property over unpaid bills.