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5 days ago | July 31, 2020

Editorial Comment: Looting, violence will not stop corruption

Zimbabweans should today send a clear message that they are fed up of being used in demonstrations meant to save a ...

Twittervism: A lonely, cold road

Zimbabwe has caught on the twittervism bug that began sweeping through the world in 2011 during the much touted Arab ...

Benjamin Mkapa: Africa robbed of a liberation giant

The passing on of Cde Benjamin Mkapa — the former President of Tanzania (1995-2005) — is not only a loss to the East ...

Billion-dollar used clothes industry tears apart textiles

Three distinct features that confront one soon after stepping in any African bustling city are the seamless flow of ...

Illegal protests out of step

The planned illegal protests today in the middle of a raging contagious pandemic, Covid-19, amply demonstrates how ...

6 days ago | July 30, 2020

Editorial Comment: Patriot, champion of agriculture no more

Yesterday Zimbabwe woke up to news of the death of one of its committed freedom fighters and patriots. Cde Perrance ...

Nation plunged into mourning

Elita Chikwati Senior Reporter The nation was yesterday plunged into mourning following the death of Lands, Agriculture, ...

Minister Shiri’s death a blow to Zim’s agrarian revolution

Richard Runyararo Mahomva Correspondent The untimely departure of Chief Air Marshal Perrance “Gudo Guru Chikerema” Shiri ...

President salutes national hero Shiri

CONDOLENCE MESSAGE BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT, CDE EMMERSON DAMBUDZO MNANGAGWA, FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF AIR CHIEF ...

Remembering a liberation war enigma

Gift Mawire Correspondent Air Chief Marshal (Rtd) Perrance Shiri, who died aged 65 at a Harare hospital, has been ...

Unpacking tomorrow’s planned protests

Tendai Chirau Special Correspondent The July 31 demonstrations being planned by selected opposition parties and their ...

My encounters with ‘Big Baboon’

Isdore Guvamombe Reflections One Friday afternoon in September 2008, I left Harare for the proverbial land of milk, ...

7 days ago | July 29, 2020

EDITORIAL COMMENT : Fighting scourge of corruption

Corruption is an insidious rotting of society, not just allowing the dishonest to grab money and assets, jump queues and ...

Highways of success taking new shape

Massive roads rehabilitation works being carried out in various parts of the country are an epitome of the progress ...

Cabinet approves material for national dress launch

The Minister of Defence and War Veterans Affairs, as Deputy Chair of the Ad-Hoc Inter-Ministerial Task Force on ...