Council Approves U.S.$3 Million Supplementary Budget

[The Herald] Harare City Council has approved a $3 million supplementary revenue budget to finance the review of the Harare Combination Master Plan (HCMP) and other local development plans which have outlived their lifespan. According to recent minutes…

[The Herald] Harare City Council has approved a $3 million supplementary revenue budget to finance the review of the Harare Combination Master Plan (HCMP) and other local development plans which have outlived their lifespan. According to recent minutes of the Environment Management Committee, Works director Engineer Phillip Pfukwa said there was need to review the City Centre Local Development Plan, Southern Incorporated Areas Local Development Plan, Lochinvar Local Development Plan and to prepare the South Western Hig

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Magufuli Wants Acacia to Admit Wrongdoing, Pay Trillions of Shillings

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday said Acacia Mining must pay billions of shillings in royalty and tax arrears arising from its activities since 1998 if it expected to continue operating in the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday said Acacia Mining must pay billions of shillings in royalty and tax arrears arising from its activities since 1998 if it expected to continue operating in the country.

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Group Ramps Up Pressure On Allied Bank

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (ZAHA) has filed an application at the High Court seeking the dismissal of Allied Bank of Zimbabwe liquidator Mr Cecil Madondo, in a bid to recover its $1,4 million locked in the bank. In his fo…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (ZAHA) has filed an application at the High Court seeking the dismissal of Allied Bank of Zimbabwe liquidator Mr Cecil Madondo, in a bid to recover its $1,4 million locked in the bank. In his founding affidavit filed at the court last week, ZAHA chairperson Dr Killer Zivhu said Mr Madondo had failed to comply with his statutory duties as the liquidator of the bank.

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Grain Marketing Board Gets U.S.$200 Million for Grain Purchase

[The Herald] The Grain Marketing Board (GMB) has secured $200 million to buy grain from local farmers amid revelations that imports have been banned after permits were last issued in February. The import ban will save the country $500 million. GMB is p…

[The Herald] The Grain Marketing Board (GMB) has secured $200 million to buy grain from local farmers amid revelations that imports have been banned after permits were last issued in February. The import ban will save the country $500 million. GMB is paying the highest price for maize, sorghum and millet in the Sadc region at $390 per tonne and there were fears that unscrupulous businesspeople could import grain for resale to GMB.

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Prophet Magaya, Football Body Iron Out Differences

[The Herald] Warriors sponsor Prophet Walter Magaya’s relationship with ZIFA hit an iceberg on Sunday before the two parties ironed out their differences yesterday. Magaya, who provided the Warriors with exquisite camping facilities ahead of their 3-0 …

[The Herald] Warriors sponsor Prophet Walter Magaya's relationship with ZIFA hit an iceberg on Sunday before the two parties ironed out their differences yesterday. Magaya, who provided the Warriors with exquisite camping facilities ahead of their 3-0 win in the 2019 AFCON qualifier against Liberia, announced he was reviewing the marriage with ZIFA after being angered by words attributed to coach Norman Mapeza on Sunday.

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Football Fraternity Mourns Kariba Waves Coach Nemasango

[The Herald] Condolence messages continued to pour in for ZIFA Northern Region Division One side Kariba Waves head coach Shame Nemasango who died on Saturday evening. He was 43.

[The Herald] Condolence messages continued to pour in for ZIFA Northern Region Division One side Kariba Waves head coach Shame Nemasango who died on Saturday evening. He was 43.

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Govt, Palestine to Finalise Deal

[The Herald] The Ministry of Sport and Recreation are seeking close co-operation with Palestine in areas of sport with the two parties set to finalise a working document. Yesterday, Palestine Ambassador Taghrid Senouar paid a courtesy call on Sport and…

[The Herald] The Ministry of Sport and Recreation are seeking close co-operation with Palestine in areas of sport with the two parties set to finalise a working document. Yesterday, Palestine Ambassador Taghrid Senouar paid a courtesy call on Sport and Recreation Minister Makhosini Hlongwane to check on the progress of their memorandum of understanding. "We have a very special relationship with Zimbabwe which can bring people together," said Senouar.

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HIV Not Peculiar to University – MP

[The Herald] HIV and Aids is not only peculiar to Midlands State University, as all tertiary institutions across the country face the same challenges posing a greater risk for students to contract HIV, parliamentary portfolio committee on Health and Ch…

[The Herald] HIV and Aids is not only peculiar to Midlands State University, as all tertiary institutions across the country face the same challenges posing a greater risk for students to contract HIV, parliamentary portfolio committee on Health and Child Care chairperson Dr Ruth Labode has said. Addressing students from MSU's Zvishavane campus during a National Aids Council organised legislators' visit last Friday, Dr Labode said national statistics showed that all youths between ages of 15 and 24 were at higher risk

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Judge Takes Swipe At ‘Dishonest’ Lawyers

[The Herald] High Court judge Justice David Mangota has taken a swipe at lawyers who deliberately mislead their clients into pursuing dead cases, a development that wastes the court’s time, costs the litigant and unnecessarily clogs the court system. T…

[The Herald] High Court judge Justice David Mangota has taken a swipe at lawyers who deliberately mislead their clients into pursuing dead cases, a development that wastes the court's time, costs the litigant and unnecessarily clogs the court system. Throwing out an application by a Harare man, Mr Konono Konono, who wanted to be declared the lawful owner of a Waterfalls property, Justice Mangota said the man's lawyers had acted unprofessionally.

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Skills Audit Opens Can of Worms

[The Herald] The commission appointed by Government to turnaround the fortunes of Chitungwiza Municipality has made shocking revelations that some employees do not have O-Levels, yet it is a prerequisite for employment. In an interview with The Herald,…

[The Herald] The commission appointed by Government to turnaround the fortunes of Chitungwiza Municipality has made shocking revelations that some employees do not have O-Levels, yet it is a prerequisite for employment. In an interview with The Herald, chairperson of the caretaker commission Mr Madzudzo Pawadyira said this was unearthed by an audit they instituted in a bid to bring normalcy at Chitungwiza.

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