Why ‘Grandpa’ Mugabe Must Retire

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last week President Robert Mugabe’s former vocal supporter Julius Malema launched a scathing attack on the soon to be 93-year-old leader, saying he has overstayed in power.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last week President Robert Mugabe's former vocal supporter Julius Malema launched a scathing attack on the soon to be 93-year-old leader, saying he has overstayed in power.

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Finance Minister Hits Back at Gupta Company in Court Papers

[News24Wire] Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has accused the Gupta family and its associates of launching an organised campaign against National Treasury and himself, according to court papers filed on Monday.

[News24Wire] Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has accused the Gupta family and its associates of launching an organised campaign against National Treasury and himself, according to court papers filed on Monday.

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Sevens’ Seven Talking Points – Blitzboks Triumph At the World Series in Wellington

[Daily Maverick] The Blitzboks won their second tournament of the World Series Sevens this season after a clinical weekend when they beat Fiji twice. Seabelo Senatla became the country’s leading try-scorer and the defence put on another textbook displa…

[Daily Maverick] The Blitzboks won their second tournament of the World Series Sevens this season after a clinical weekend when they beat Fiji twice. Seabelo Senatla became the country's leading try-scorer and the defence put on another textbook display on how to do it right. ANTOINETTE MULLER picks seven talking points from the weekend.

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University Lecturers Dismiss Reports of Rift Over Pay

[Zimbabwe Standard] NATIONAL University of Science and Technology (Nust) lecturers have dismissed reports that they are at loggerheads with the institution’s management over allowances, saying they had no plans to go on strike.

[Zimbabwe Standard] NATIONAL University of Science and Technology (Nust) lecturers have dismissed reports that they are at loggerheads with the institution's management over allowances, saying they had no plans to go on strike.

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Areruya, Mugisha Off to SA to Join Team Dimension Data

[New Times] Joseph Areruya and Samuel Mugisha left the country in the early hours of Monday morning aboard Ethiopian Airways to join their new team-UCI Continental Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka in Cape Town, South Africa.

[New Times] Joseph Areruya and Samuel Mugisha left the country in the early hours of Monday morning aboard Ethiopian Airways to join their new team-UCI Continental Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Mujuru Opens Up On Tsvangirai ‘Deal’

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru is confident her party will be part of a coalition that includes Morgan Tsvangirai’s MDC-T in next year’s crunch elections where Zimbabwe’s opposition hopes to close ranks and unseat President Robe…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president Joice Mujuru is confident her party will be part of a coalition that includes Morgan Tsvangirai's MDC-T in next year's crunch elections where Zimbabwe's opposition hopes to close ranks and unseat President Robert Mugabe.

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Bring Apostle Suleman to Book

[Daily Trust] Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, a video of whose preaching urging his followers to kill herdsmen who approach his church went viral on the social media, should be brought to book by the security agencies fo…

[Daily Trust] Apostle Johnson Suleman of the Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide, a video of whose preaching urging his followers to kill herdsmen who approach his church went viral on the social media, should be brought to book by the security agencies for hate speech and criminal incitement. In the video, made in Auchi, Edo State during a Sunday sermon two weeks ago, Suleman claimed that he got a call from someone who told him that Fulani herdsmen had been sent to assassinate him. If indeed he got such a report, his duty

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