President Mugabe and First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe are welcomed at JFK International Airport on Saturday afternoon by Ambassador to Namibia Ms Rofina Chikava, wife to Ambassador to the UN Mrs Shava and defence attache Air Commodore Simon Nyowani

President in US for UN General Assembly

From Caesar Zvayi at the UNITED NATIONS— PRESIDENT Mugabe arrived here on Saturday to attend the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly. The Session starts tomorrow with UN Secreta...
Cde Gumbo

Zanu-PF to probe ‘Dirty Dozen’

Felex Share Herald Reporter Zanu-PF is investigating reports that some of its legislators and senior officials are holding secret meetings with United States Embassy officials and briefing them on cl...
Tendai Biti

Biti misfires on Kariba: Experts

Freeman Razemba Senior Reporter The adjustment made to the cost of constructing Kariba South hydro-electric power project from us$355 million to us$533 million reflects the full cost of the project m...

Teachers’ qualifications to be verified

Petros Zivengwa Herald Reporter Government has started verifying the qualifications of teachers in primary and secondary schools to identify skills gaps that could be addressed through the US$3 milli...
President Mugabe

President appoints 17 ambassadors

Zvamaida Murwira Senior Reporter President Mugabe has appointed 17 ambassadors, replacing those that have either been recalled or retired. The announcement was made by Chief Secretary to the Presiden...
Top2

Zim food aid seekers decline

Elita Chikwati and Freeman Razemba The number of Zimbabweans requiring food aid is set to decline from 2,2 million to 565 000 next year as the country starts reaping benefits of the Food Security and...
bruce wharton

America feels Chinese heat

Midlands Correspondent US Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Bruce Wharton, has conceded his country was playing second fiddle to China and other Asian tigers in exploiting business opportunities in the country

Zim to host NAM technology centre

Sifelani Tsiko Senior Writer Delegates from developing countries who participated at the just-ended Non-Aligned Movement 3rd International Workshop on Minerals Processing and Beneficiation have endor...

MDC-T official among TB Joshua dead

Fidelis Munyoro Senior Writer MDC-T Mashonaland West provincial chairman Greenwich Ndanga is among more than 80 people who died when a hostel of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) in Nigeria...

Bulawayo will never die, says President

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter President Mugabe yesterday said Bulawayo was chosen to host the forthcoming 6th edition of the African Union Sports Council Region 5 under 20 Youth Games as part ...
Bruce Wharton

12 MPs in US funding scandal

Herald Reporters THE US government is reported to have found disciples in Zanu-PF whom it is giving money to fund community projects in their constituencies, a development that has raised eyebrows gi...
rugare gumbo

Stop jostling for posts, Zanu-PF warns

Felex Share Herald Reporter ZANU-PF members jostling for Central Committee positions ahead of the 6th National People’s Congress might be wasting their time as the party is yet to come up with guidel...
Mr Sergey Lavrov

Deal to create 15 000 jobs

Fungai Lupande Herald Reporter The $3 billion Darwendale platinum mining project, a joint venture between Zimbabwe and Russia commissioned on Tuesday, is expected to create over 15 000 jobs in the ne...
Finance and Economic Development Minister Cde Patrick Chinamasa (centre) is flanked by panellists Mr Kumbirai Katsande (left) and Mr George Manyere during the breakfast meeting

Economists allay price hike fears

Felex Share Herald Reporter THE recent five cents hike in excise duty per litre of petrol and diesel will neither trigger inflation nor increases in the cost of goods and services, economists have sa...