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Adopt the rand, advises Fitch Solutions
ZIMBABWE must adopt the South African rand to deal with the worsening currency crisis caused by the shortage of United States dollars, an international research firm has said. BY TATIRA ZWINOIRA United Kingdom-based financial services firm Fitch Solutions said in its latest report on Southern Africa that Zimbabwe’s currency... Read more
Malawi nurse suspended over selfie in labour ward showing naked women
18th November 2018 Africa, News CNN A nurse in Malawi has been suspended after her selfie in a labour ward showing a naked pregnant woman in the background surfaced online. Patricia Malichi’s selfie, which has an unidentified pregnant woman lying on a hospital bed at Ndirande Health Centre in... Read more
Bus inferno: 33 not 42 dead
The number of people burnt to death in a South Africa-bound bus on Thursday night has been revised downwards from 42 to 33 amid appeals for relatives of the dead to undergo DNA tests to help identify the victims. By Nkululeko Sibanda/Rex Mphisa Government yesterday also declared the accident... Read more
FC Platinum in glorious home coronation
FC Platinum…………….……… (1) 1Ngezi Platinum……………… (0) It took 13 days for FC Platinum captain Petros Mhari to finally get his hands on the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League trophy after winning it, but the moment finally came as the now two-time champions received their silverware in style at Mandava... Read more
Minister Mahendere ropes in Psalmist Jimmy D
Celebrated gospel musician Michael Mahendere has joined forces with Nigeria’s Psalmist Jimmy D of Mighty Man of War fame in a single track titled My Time Has Come, which is set for release before the end of this month. By Kennedy Nyavaya The Direct Worship choral group frontman, who... Read more
Seven UN peacekeepers killed in eastern DR Congo
AFP Seven United Nations peacekeepers were killed in an operation against a rebel militia in eastern DR Congo, the UN said on Thursday. Ten other peacekeeping troops were wounded, and another is missing, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in New York. Several Congolese were also killed or wounded in... Read more
KWESÈ IFLIX named best innovation
Kwesé iflix, Africa’s game-changing digital entertainment platform, took centre stage at AfricaCom – the largest telecoms, media, and technology event in Africa – this year winning Best Innovation in Digital Entertainment. The award was presented by Balancing Act CEO Russell Southward. The awards honoured pioneering service providers and operators... Read more
Youths key for vision 2030: Coventry
245 youths received certificates in various vocational and technical courses at Chaminuka Vocational Training Centre amid heightened calls for them to focus on inputting into vision 2030. In a society which labels the absence of five ‘O’ Level subjects as abject failure, where technical skills become the only hope... Read more
GMB urged to work on price stabilisation
Lands, Agriculture, Water, Climate and Rural Resettlement Minister Retired Air Chief Marshall Perrance Shiri says Country Feeds, a subsidiary of the Grain Marketing Board (GMB), must work to ensure affordable products are available on the market. Minister Shiri said government’s efforts to restock the national livestock herd through the... Read more
Industry embraces new economic blueprint                      
Industrialists have reaffirmed they will work with government in ensuring the successful implementation of the transitional stabilisation plan (TSP). Economic blueprints spell the vision of government’s policy in terms of social and economic progress. With the government having already unveiled the TSP, the private sector needs to complement the... Read more