Zimbabwe’s indigenisation laws provide for “reserved sectors” which include hair salons (above),barber shops, small retail and the taxi industry. These sectors are well crafted ideally to protect indigenous Zimbabweans from unwarranted competition from outsiders who come to do jobs or provide services that indigenous people can do or provide

Some pointers for SA envoy

My Turn with Tichaona Zindoga THERE is some story that appeared on a website this week that could hardly escape attention. The story concerned South African Ambassador to Zimbabwe Vusi Mavimbela and ...
Obert Gutu

Political opportunism that won’t work

Tichaona Zindoga Political Editor The reader may be surprised to learn that there was a failed demonstration by the opposition MDC-T on Tuesday this week in its bid to grab the attention of regional ...
Cde Chivende and his wife Rosemary

Chinhoyi Battle: The last man standing

Tichaona Zindoga Political Editor For many years, Cde Mudhumeni Nyikadzino Chivende is the oracle of the famous Chinhoyi Battle which took place on April 28, 1966, giving the world a glimpse into the...
Joice Mujuru

With Gamatox, does Mujuru need enemies?

My Turn with Tichaona Zindoga Let us point out from the outset that former Vice President and Zanu-PF Second Secretary Joice Mujuru is her own worst enemy as she allowed her ambitions to run well ahe...
Welshman Ncube

Death of democracy by democrats

Tichaona Zindoga Political Editor There is an irony, of course. The most basic definition of democracy we are told, in the most hackneyed manner, is that democracy is rule by the people, for the peop...
Cde Guzah

‘I will thump Mliswa’

Tichaona Zindoga THE INTERVIEW Cde Keith Guzah (KG) was recently elected to represent zanu-pf in the June 10 Hurungwe West by-election necessitated by the expulsion of Mr Temba Mliswa, who was part o...
VAMUGABE

Mugabe Tenure: What Africa can expect

Tichaona Zindoga Political Editor On January 30 2015, President Mugabe assumed the chairmanship of the AU, in addition to his current position as the chairman of Sadc. As President Mugabe is, and has...
Mr Biti

I’ve played my part: Biti

Tichaona Zindoga The Interview Members of the Tendai Biti-led MDC faction were this week kicked out of Parliament for having crossed the floor from the MDC-T party on whose ticket they were elected d...