Monthly Archives: February 2016

‘Mugabe papers over Zanu PF cracks’

‘Mugabe papers over Zanu PF cracks’

THE opposition MDC-T yesterday said President Robert Mugabe should have taken advantage of his impromptu State of the Nation Address (Sona) last Friday to name his successor

Reconciliation Bill to benefit violence perpetrators

Reconciliation Bill to benefit violence perpetrators

The National Peace and Reconciliation Commission Bill seeks to benefit perpetrators of human rights violence rather than the victims

Trio up for $71 000 fraud

Trio up for $71 000 fraud

THREE employees at a Bulawayo retail shop, Fazak Gift Centre, appeared in court yesterday charged with defrauding their employer of goods worth $71 290.

Domestic worker jailed for beating granny

Domestic worker jailed for beating granny

A 22-YEAR-OLD domestic worker, who savagely attacked a 66-year-old granny with an axe handle, has been jailed for eight months.

Gweru experiences water problems

Gweru experiences water problems

The City of Gweru is experiencing water problems due to reduced pumping capacity caused by maintenance works at Gwenoro Dam,…

Patrick Zhuwao on FDI – tyranny of the misinformed

Patrick Zhuwao on FDI – tyranny of the misinformed

THERE is appalling madness going on in Zimbabwe at the moment, the country has literally lost its socio-political and economic compass. Zimbabweans and the international community watch with astonishment as policy discord is normalised in our once great nation.

British council partners MSU in Shakespeare’s works

British council partners MSU in Shakespeare’s works

THE British Council has partnered the Midlands State University (MSU)’s department of media and society studies in a deal where the institution of higher learning would screen the late English poet, actor and playwright William Shakespeare’s literary works to secondary schools in Gweru urban.

Maguwu to confront mineral capitalists

Maguwu to confront mineral capitalists

THERE is a need to confront global “minerals capitalism” in order to address the energy crisis, looting of resources, poverty, food insecurity and vulnerability to global warming faced by mostly marginalised rural communities in Africa, civil society leaders have said.

Leadership: An honourable ambition

Leadership: An honourable ambition

A LEADER must be sure he is always growing. Continual growth is key to effective leadership, and God is key to growth. There are, however, certain things that a leader can do to activate the growth process.

Be wary of being used ‘as dogs of war’ -MDC

Be wary of being used ‘as dogs of war’ -MDC

THE opposition MDC has warned war veterans to be wary of being used “as dogs of war” by Zanu PF officials when it suits them and dumped when they become a nuisance to the party.

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