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Police issue weapons ban

The Zimbabwe Republic Police yesterday invoked the Public Order and Security Act and imposed a ban on carrying of dangerous weapons in public for the next three months in Harare Central District and ...

300k households to get solar power

Walter Nyamukondiwa in MHONDORO At least 300 000 rural households are set to be solar-powered under a $4 million facility aimed at eliminating use of non-renewable energy sources. The project roll-ou...

Govt, firm ink $7m power plant deal

From George Maponga in Masvingo Government has sealed a $7 million agreement for the contractor at Tokwe-Mukosi Dam to start civil works on the planned mini-hydro power plant that will generate elect...
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Six battle for life after shoot out

From George Maponga in Masvingo Six Mashava men are battling for life at Masvingo General Hospital after they were allegedly shot and seriously injured following a dispute over the control of the gol...
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Govt loses $80k as youths skip to SA

Pamela Shumba:Bulawayo Bureau THE majority of youths in Tsholotsho who received loans from Government to start income generating projects skipped the country and headed to South Africa resulting in o...
The “experts” have gone quiet except for coy admonitions to Mangudya against overheating the printing press

RBZ reassures tobacco farmers

Zvamaida Murwira:Senior Reporter The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) yesterday said it had moved in to address bottlenecks that arose last week, that saw some tobacco farmers withdrawing $300 instead ...
Beitbridge Border ost has become a haven for corruption among Customs, Immigration, Police and other senior Government officials, who between tem pocket a cool R600 000 a day, according to conservative estimates

SA introduces biometric system

Thupeyo Muleya:Beitbridge Bureau South Africa has introduced a biometric capturing system for travellers visiting or leaving that country via Beitbridge Border Post.
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Stray lion terrorises villagers

Noah Pito Noah Pito in Hurungwe ONE of the two stray lions that terrorised parts of Hurungwe West, killing 11 cattle and two donkeys over the past three weeks has continued to cause havoc in the area...
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OI clinic opens in Zvimba

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau A stand-alone opportunistic infections clinic has been opened in Zvimba to offer localised healthcare services to more than 1 000 people on antiretroviral treatmen...
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Compliance audits for councils

Innocent Ruwende Senior Reporter Government is set to carry out compliance audits of local authorities after realising that some councils were hiding some expenditures in their budgets in a bid to me...

Zanu-PF Bulawayo Youth League co-opts

Nqobile Tshili Bulawayo Bureau The Zanu-PF Bulawayo provincial Youth League executive has replaced six members who resigned from their positions, as it emerged that eight others said they had not res...

GZU embraces local languages

Abigail Mawonde Herald Correspondent Great Zimbabwe University is looking for lecturers to teach six indigenous languages, saying the move is meant to preserve the languages and in the process streng...