Marange Gems Plot Thickens

[Zimbabwe Standard] Fresh revelations indicate that government kept the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) away from the Marange diamond mines. This development appears to prove that a powerful clique from the ruling elite may have undermined key publ…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Fresh revelations indicate that government kept the Office of the Auditor-General (OAG) away from the Marange diamond mines. This development appears to prove that a powerful clique from the ruling elite may have undermined key public institutions so as to facilitate the leakage of the gems, a parliamentary committee has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Triple Jump Prodigy Eyes Tokyo Olympics

[Zimbabwe Standard] ST Georges College student Chengetayi Mapaya has set his sights on qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The triple jump master has once again wowed local track and field fans by winning gold at the Southern Region Senior Tra…

[Zimbabwe Standard] ST Georges College student Chengetayi Mapaya has set his sights on qualifying for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. The triple jump master has once again wowed local track and field fans by winning gold at the Southern Region Senior Track and Field Championships held last weekend at the National Sports Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa’s Misplaced Priorities Hurt the Poor

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s arrogant defence of the discredited Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment Bill Number 1 in Parliament last week epitomised Zanu PF’s penchant to major on power retention schemes to the detriment of i…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa's arrogant defence of the discredited Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment Bill Number 1 in Parliament last week epitomised Zanu PF's penchant to major on power retention schemes to the detriment of issues that affect ordinary people.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe