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  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 15:04

    Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party vows to revive economy if it wins July election

    HARARE - Zimbabwe’s main opposition party promised on Thursday to revive the economy if it wins an election in July by cutting taxes, abolishing a quasi-currency “bond note”, joining a regional monetary union and seeking debt relief.

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  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 14:54

    Zimbabwe says will issue cannabis licences to growers

    HARARE - Zimbabweans can now apply for licences to grow cannabis for medical and research purposes, the government has said in a legal notice, making the southern African nation the second country in Africa to legalise cultivation of the plant.

  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 12:42

    Zimbabwe to sell shares in state-owned firms as part of reforms

    HARARE - Zimbabwe is looking to sell shares in 35 state-owned firms, including telecoms and mining entities in the latest step to revive the economy under new political leadership, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa said on Friday.

  • Sun, 18 Mar 2018 14:52

    President says Zimbabwe to hold elections in July

    HARARE - Zimbabwe’s first presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of former strongman Robert Mugabe’s long rule will take place in July, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said on Saturday.

  • Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:22

    Zimbabwe youths complete Mugabe's fall, denouncing him at ZANU-PF meeting

    HARARE - Robert Mugabe’s fall from favour in Zimbabwe appeared complete on Wednesday when youths from his former party, the ruling ZANU-PF, chanted slogans denouncing him, in an unthinkable prospect before the November de facto coup that ended his near four-decade rule.

  • Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:47

    Zimbabwe gets its first billionaire

    According to a report by Forbes, Masiyiwa, 57, is now worth $1.7 billion, a fortune sufficient to rank him along other African billionaires like Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote.

  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 14:47

    Former Zimbabwe ministers loyal to Mugabe charged with corruption

    HARARE - Two former Zimbabwean cabinet ministers who served under ex-president Robert Mugabe have been charged with corruption, their lawyers said on Saturday, the latest sign of a crackdown on officials loyal to Mugabe.

  • Thu, 28 Dec 2017 12:07

    Zimbabwe: Latest - Chiwenga Mohadi Confirmed State VPs

    RETIRED General Constantino Chiwenga and Kembo Mohadi have been confirmed as State vice presidents with their swearing-in ceremony scheduled for Thursday.

  • Sun, 24 Dec 2017 13:09

    Ululations, tears as white Zimbabwean farmer returns to seized land

    RUSAPE, Zimbabwe (Reuters) - The last time white Zimbabwean farmer Rob Smart left his land it was at gunpoint, forced out in June by riot police armed with tear gas and AK-47 assault rifles.