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Travellers endure 12 hours at Beitbridge Border

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Commuters travelling from South Africa for the festive season are waiting as long as 12 hours before crossing the Beitbridge border post

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Court acquits four Fawcett robbery suspects

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THE four suspects who were being accused of robbing a private security company of over $125 000 were yesterday acquitted by Mutare regional magistrate Alex Shumba for lack of evidence. OBEY MANAYITI STAFF REPORTER The four, Nkosiyabo Moyo (42), Caesar Garapo (40) from Harare and Alex Musendo (35) of Hauna and Tonderai Teko (30) of […]

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Ministries underutilising engineers

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AGRICULTURE, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development minister Joseph Made yesterday said engineers in his ministry were being underutilised because of limited funding for government capital projects.

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Govt skills audit commendable

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THE proposed move by Treasury to carry out a skills audit in government to determine who is who and what their contribution to government is, must be commended as that would certainly reduce the wage bill and yield the desired results in the economy.

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Will Mnangagwa redeem himself?

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It was Mark Twain who once said: “I have seen so many troubles in my life, most of which never happened.” Vince Musewe The last three months have been quite tiring with continuous twists and turns as all speculated what would happen at the Zanu PF congress and which faction would win. Some among us […]

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Driver’s licence scam: The public to blame

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“I ALWAYS knew it was difficult to get a driver’s licence without paying a bribe, but it was the amount of money required that came as a total shock to me,” says Stella Moyo, resident of Highfield in Harare.

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Ncube qualifies for IAAF World Youth Champs

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ZIMBABWEAN Youth Olympian Enlitha Ncube has qualified for the IAAF World Youth Championships to be held in Colombia next year after meeting the qualifying standards at the African Union Sports Council Under-20 Youth Games held in Bulawayo recently.

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Shabanie target PSL franchise

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RELEGATED Shabanie Mine Football Club look set to use their financial muscle as they target an instant return to the Castle Lager PSL by purchasing a top-flight franchise.

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Crocker invited to Patriot All-America Tournament

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US-based Zimbabwean amateur golfer Sean Crocker is one of 84 players invited to participate in the Patriot All-America Tournament to be held during the week of December 26-31 at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Arizona.

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Muparati linked with How Mine

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DYNAMOS midfielder Tawanda Muparati could be headed for How Mine next year if the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League champions do not renew his contract.

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African print fashion ‘colourful by nature’

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JOY Magatti Rusike, the woman behind Uzuri Creations believes African fashion is ‘very colourful by nature’

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Google to shut down news site in Spain over copyright fees

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Google said it plans to close its news-linking service in Spain in response to legislation

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Colour as artists paint Speke Avenue

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Zimbabwean paint artists have lightened up Speke Avenue in Harare with street art that portrays the beauty of Harare's original geographical landscapes

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UCCSA Dombodema High School Successfully Implements Borehole and Garden Project

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On arrival at Dombodema High School in 2008, I realized there were many orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs).

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Vibrant theatre programme at Paif 2014, but . . .

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THE recently-ended Protest Arts International Festival (Paif) held at the Nicoz Diamond Theatre in Harare was a blast in many regards.

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Mabvuramiti, Haisa set for comeback

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DAVID Mabvuramiti, who rose to fame with hit song Chikomba Muwardrobe before turning to gospel music, is set to make a comeback when he features as one of the guest performers at Victory Power International Ministries’ Cross-Over Night Conference.

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VP appointments in Mugabe’s — not people’s — interest

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PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe last week unveiled a new Cabinet comprising the same old faces and a few roped in to replace those who had been fired for working with or allied to former Vice-President Joice Mujuru.

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Ban cans, plastic bottle containers

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Many years ago, there was a spirited campaign by environment-conscious Zimbabweans that canned beverages should not be imported into the country.

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‘Why beg for funds with 25% of world diamonds?’

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Health and Child Care portfolio committee chairperson Ruth Labode has said it is not proper that a country with 25% of world diamond deposits could rely on donors to fund its health budget.

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Mugabe blunders over Mujuru

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LEGAL experts yesterday said President Robert Mugabe and Speaker of the House of Assembly Jacob Mudenda should be charged with violating the Constitution when they failed to declare former
Vice-President Joice Mujuru’s parliamentary seat as vacant soon after her re-appointment to the post last year.

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‘Mphoko heeds Dabengwa advice to shut up’

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VICE-PRESIDENT Phelekezela Mphoko was told to “shut up” about his struggle role by Zapu leader Dumiso Dabengwa and he seems to have just done that

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VP accident: Truck driver charged

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POLICE last night said the driver of a truck that was involved in an accident with Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko along Enterprise Road in Harare on Saturday had been charged

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Manyenyeni orders Zanu PF to pull down congress signposts

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HARARE mayor Bernard Manyenyeni yesterday ordered Zanu PF officials to pull down signposts they erected at the Civic Centre near Rotten Row Magistrates’ Courts

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Duped farmers vow to stay put

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SCORES of farmers who were allegedly duped of their hard-earned cash in an input scheme involving a Zanu PF-aligned company, Lasch Investments

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AirZim saga rages on

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AN external auditor who audited Air Zimbabwe’s accounts told Harare regional magistrate Fadzayi Mtombeni on Monday that he was not aware whether or not there was a board resolution to approve his appointment.

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Child MPs lament lack of water, ablution facilities in schools

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CHAIRPERSON of Zimbabwe’s child parliamentary committee on health and child welfare Rukudzo Nyoka yesterday told the august House that lack of water and proper ablution facilities at schools was exposing most children to diseases.

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MP faces ouster over Mujuru

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KADOMA MP Fani Phiri (Zanu PF) is under immense pressure from his alleged political detractors who are agitating for his ouster from Parliament on allegations of incompetence

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HALA takes over Speck’s Hotel

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FLEDGING hospitality group Hotel & Leisure Africa (HALA) has taken over one of Kadoma’s oldest hotels, Speck’s, on a long-term lease agreement.

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Zim through to ICC Women’s World T20 Qualifiers

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THE Zimbabwe women’s cricket team qualified for the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Twenty20 qualifiers to be held in Thailand next year

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Invest in youths, basketball coaches told

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KENYAN basketball expert Samuel Wanjohi, who is conducting a FIBA Africa Module One Coaching Clinic in the country, has challenged the Basketball Union of Zimbabwe (BUZ) and the government to invest in youths

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‘Bond coins to face stiff resistance’

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ECONOMISTS and informal traders have warned that new bond coins worth $10 million that are set to make their debut tomorrow might face stiff resistance from the public

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‘Mnangagwa elevation a blessing in disguise’

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MIDLANDS small and medium enterprise (SME) operators based in the mining town of Zvishavane have welcomed the appointment of Emmerson Mnangagwa as First Vice-President.

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IDC to announce Olivine Industries tender winner

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THE Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) is expected to announce the winner of Olivine Industries tenders that closed last week.

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Taliban gunmen storm military-run school in Pakistan and shoot dead 84 children

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At least 100 people have been killed, including 84 children, after Taliban gunmen stormed a military school in the north-western Pakistani city of Peshawar, in one of the worst ever militant attacks to hit the troubled region.

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Sydney siege: Three dead after commandos storm cafe

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Local media have named those who died as Lindt cafe manager Tori Johnson, 34 and lawyer Katrina Dawson, 38.

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Key lessons from Region 5 Games

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THE African Union Sports Council Region 5 Under-20 Youth Games finally came to an end on Sunday with a number of lessons learnt by both the local and regional organising committees.

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Chunga survives Buffaloes gore

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MOSES Chunga’s contract with Castle Lager Premier Soccer League side Buffaloes will be renewed when it expires at the end of the year, ending speculation about the coach’s future. KENNETH NYANGANI SPORTS CORRESPONDENT This was revealed by Buffaloes’ chairman Hlanganiso Matangaidze during an interview with NewsDay Sport yesterday. Chunga’s contract...

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Zim women’s cricket team impress in SA tourney

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THE Zimbabwe women’s cricket team made a promising start to their campaign at the Pepsi ICC Women World Twenty20 Qualifiers after winning two of the three matches they have played so far in Benoni, South Africa.

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All set for 2014 Zim International Chess Open

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THE boards are now set for this year’s Zimbabwe International Chess Open, with daggers already drawn by the region’s top chess players, who will face off in Harare later this month.

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Zim should capitalise on Youth Games success

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After 10 days of frenetic competition over eight sporting codes, the curtain finally came down on the 2014 African Sports Council Region 5 Under-20 Youth Games in Bulawayo on Sunday with hosts Zimbabwe coming second on the medal table with a total of 93 medals.

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Mugabe must search himself from the heart

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Even as logistics for the Zanu PF congress were in progress, there was evidence galore that bread and butter issues were destined to be a perennial social challenge that would transcend the congress.

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‘Expanded Cabinet puts Budget under stress’

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PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe further strained Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa’s delicate $4,1 billion 2015 National Budget when he last week appointed two new Vice-Presidents and created two new ministries

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Khaya Moyo plays down demotion

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FORMER Zanu PF national chairman Simon Khaya Moyo has played down his demotion, saying President Robert Mugabe had given him yet another “massive, challenging and powerful” portfolio as Economic Planning minister and party spokesperson.

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Lack of budgetary allocations forces Zesa to borrow $73m

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ZESA Holdings has not received its budgetary allocations as stated in the blue book since 2013, the company has said.

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Woman brothel owner faces murder charge

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A 45-YEAR-OLD Mutare woman, Charity Chirara, who runs a brothel in the eastern border city, is alleged to have teamed up with her unidentified male counterpart and fatally assaulted a prostitute, accusing her of theft.

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Ministry orders deduction of pay for striking doctors

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GOVERNMENT is heading for a showdown with junior doctors at public hospitals after it ordered chief executive officers and provincial medical directors to deduct salaries of all junior doctors who took part in last month’s strike.

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‘VPs accidents stage-managed’

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THE recent road accidents involving Mnangagwa and Mphoko have raised a stink with political analysts yesterday saying the incidents appeared stage-managed

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Gary Tight to launch single tonight

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Gary Tight, his insightful philosophy of creating his own peculiar brand different from his father’s has finally dawned and is creating his path to success.

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Dynamos to name coach as Bosso search intensifies

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PREMIER Soccer League champions Dynamos will on Thursday announce their new coach to take over from the outgoing Kalisto Pasuwa

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Ndoro, Malajila on a roller coaster

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Ndoro, Malajila on a roller coaster

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