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4 years ago | November 4, 2013

2014 National Budget presentation to be delayed

Zvamaida Murwira in VICTORIA FALLS THE presentation of the 2014 National Budget will be delayed because Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa wants ample time to consult all stakeholders, but he ...

DNA tests for inferno victims

Freeman Razemba and Felex Share GOVERNMENT has approached a private forensic laboratory to have DNA profiling done on 17 unidentified bodies from the Chisumbanje ethanol tanker explosion. Health ...

Health Ministry wants DNA lab

Herald Reporter THE Ministry of Health and Child Care wants a DNA forensic laboratory in Zimbabwe. Director of pathology ...

4 years ago | November 2, 2013

Mass burial for 17 crash dead mulled

Herald Reporters RELATIVES of 17 out of the 24 Chisumbanje ethanol tanker explosion victims yesterday asked Government for a mass burial after they disagreed on the identities of the bodies.

Practical subjects must be compulsory — President

Bulawayo Bureau PRACTICAL subjects should be made compulsory for all pupils so that they attain skills that will not make them seek employment, President Mugabe has said.

MDC ambassadors face the boot

Felex Share Herald Reporter ZIMBABWE’S 47 ambassadors will return home this year after completing their tours of duty amid indications that those posted from MDC formations will not be ...

4 years ago | November 1, 2013

Govt probes illegal stand allocations

Tendai Mugabe Senior Reporter GOVERNMENT has ordered an immediate stop to construction work on illegally allocated stands and set up a team to investigate reports of wanton and illegal allocation ...

Incentives split unions, teachers

Felex Share Herald Reporter TEACHERS’ unions and their members are clashing over the payment of incentives, which the unions want scrapped while teachers want them to stay. The unions have urged ...

Tanker explosion: Relatives wrangle over charred remains

Herald Reporters RELATIVES of 24 mourners who perished in an ethanol tanker explosion in Chisumbanje were yesterday wrangling over the remains of the victims, stalling the identification process. ...

4 years ago | October 31, 2013

Concourt strikes down sections of Statute law

Zvamaida Murwira Senior Reporter THE Constitutional Court yesterday ruled that sections of the Criminal Law Codification and Reform Act criminalising the undermining of the authority of the ...