‘VP Chiwenga a Favourite for Guinness Book of Records’

[The Herald] VICE President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired) could find himself in the Guinness Book of Records for being the only army chief in the world to lead a bloodless intervention through Operation Restore Legacy that saw former President…

[The Herald] VICE President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired) could find himself in the Guinness Book of Records for being the only army chief in the world to lead a bloodless intervention through Operation Restore Legacy that saw former President Mr Robert Mugabe stepping down after nearly four decades in power.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mandela, New Woman At the Top in Cresta

[The Herald] Southern African hospitality group Cresta Hotels has appointed Chipo Mandela country director for its Zimbabwean operations, an appointment that took effect on February 1. She succeeds Glenn Stutchbury, who has left the group after a six-y…

[The Herald] Southern African hospitality group Cresta Hotels has appointed Chipo Mandela country director for its Zimbabwean operations, an appointment that took effect on February 1. She succeeds Glenn Stutchbury, who has left the group after a six-year term as CEO.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Eyebrows Raised As Broke Zanu-PF Splashes Millions On Regalia, Vehicles

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zanu PF has refused to disclose the source of millions of dollars oiling its campaign machinery ahead of crucial elections later this year after former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo exposed the ruling party’s …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zanu PF has refused to disclose the source of millions of dollars oiling its campaign machinery ahead of crucial elections later this year after former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo exposed the ruling party’s abuse of State resources to fund its participation in previous polls.

Beitbridge-Chirundu Highway – Firm Ignores Mnangagwa’s Move to Cancel Contract

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Austrian company contracted to dualise the Beitbridge-Chirundu highway has ignored President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s move to cancel the contract and says it is already working on the project amid indications another legal row is br…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Austrian company contracted to dualise the Beitbridge-Chirundu highway has ignored President Emmerson Mnangagwa's move to cancel the contract and says it is already working on the project amid indications another legal row is brewing over the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Citizens See Little Progress in 4 Years Since Chibok Kidnapping

[VOA] Four years ago, Nigerian activists issued a simple demand: Bring Back Our Girls. They demanded the Nigerian government rescue 276 school girls taken in the night by Boko Haram from their dormitories in the northeastern town of Chibok. As another …

[VOA] Four years ago, Nigerian activists issued a simple demand: Bring Back Our Girls. They demanded the Nigerian government rescue 276 school girls taken in the night by Boko Haram from their dormitories in the northeastern town of Chibok. As another anniversary of the mass kidnapping looms, activists say Nigeria's government must do better.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Khupe Denies Zanu-PF Links, Cries Foul

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former deputy prime minister Thokozani Khupe has scoffed at allegations that she is being used by Zanu PF to divide the opposition vote after resisting the creation of an alliance between MDC-T and other parties.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former deputy prime minister Thokozani Khupe has scoffed at allegations that she is being used by Zanu PF to divide the opposition vote after resisting the creation of an alliance between MDC-T and other parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa ‘Must Deal With Graft First’

[Zimbabwe Standard] The proposed parastatal reforms unveiled by the government on Friday were yet another bold step by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration in cleaning up the economic mess created by Zanu PF over the years, but their success h…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The proposed parastatal reforms unveiled by the government on Friday were yet another bold step by President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration in cleaning up the economic mess created by Zanu PF over the years, but their success hinges on the elimination of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe