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Bond notes finally out

Elita Chikwati Senior Reporter— The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is expected to introduce bond notes onto the market today with the majority of people expressing optimism that the new measure will ...
Mr Moses Chitiyo and wife Agnes with their history-making Siamese twins Kupakwashe (centre) and Tapuwanashe at a ceremony to commemorate the separation of the twins at the University of Zimbabwe in Harare last Friday. — Picture by Memory Mangombe

History-making Siamese twins turn 2

Paidamoyo Chipunza Senior Health Reporter— Kupakwashe and Tapuwanashe Chitiyo, the first pair of Siamese twins to be successfully separated by a team of Zimbabwean health professionals here are...
Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education Professor Jonathan Moyo

Moyo’s ‘loyalist’ claims dismissed

Felex Share Senior Reporter zanu-pf Secretary for Science and Technology Professor Jonathan Moyo has a long and documented history of disloyalty to President Mugabe and zanu-pf and should stop lectur...
maize

250 hectares maize destroyed by stalk borer

Elita Chikwati Agriculture Reporter Government has warned farmers to be on the lookout for stalk borer (Chilo) that has already destroyed 250 hectares of irrigated maize in some areas. The affected a...
Dr Gwinji

Govt relaxes medical advertising rules

Paidamoyo Chipunza Senior Health Reporter Government has relaxed the advertising policy for the medical sector in a bid to increase public awareness on essential health services available locally, pr...

Chamisa now a pastor

Abigail Mawonde and Lionel Depute MDC-T vice president and Kuwadzana legislator Advocate Nelson Chamisa was last Thursday ordained pastor after completing a diploma in theology with the Apostolic Fai...

Women’s bank awaits licence

Paidamoyo Chipunza Senior Reporter Government is finalising the process of operationalising the Women’s Bank following a $10 million capital injection by Treasury, Women Affairs, Gender and Community...

Council workers mull strike

Innocent Ruwende Municipal Reporter Harare City Council workers have given the city a two-week ultimatum to pay outstanding salaries and bonuses, failing which they will take industrial action. The w...
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Dozens feared dead in Mogadishu car bomb

MOGADISHU. – A car bomb exploded near a busy market in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday killing at least eight people, police said, as medical sources warned the toll could be far higher...
Fidel Castro

Cuba mourns

HAVANA. – Cuba mourned its revolutionary leader Fidel Castro yesterday, as the island prepared to bid farewell to the towering giant of its modern history with memorials and a four-day funeral ...
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Hutus massacred

KINSHASA. – An ethnic Nande militia in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed about 30 civilians, mostly Hutus, yesterday morning, local sources said, in an apparent escalation of deadly v...
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‘Save water’

WINDHOEK. – Namibia has embarked on a National Water Saving Campaign targeting public institutions such as government offices, schools, hospital and correctional services centres starting in th...