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Twitter Bundles: Econet Vs Netone
Yesterday, Netone debuted its own Twitter bundles and now we want to compare if it’s offering a better deal than the one offered by Econet. Twitter Daily Bundles Mobile Network Operator Price Twitter Bundle – Calculation Twitter data you get per dollar Econet $0.30 10MB – 33MB Netone $0.75... Read more
Headmaster breaks pupil’s arm
HUMAN rights defenders in Mashonaland East province have called on Primary and Secondary Education officials to institute disciplinary measures against a Mudzi headmaster who reportedly broke a pupil’s arm, while beating her for coming to school late. Better Life Foundation director Emmanuel Manyati, who reported the case to education... Read more
Mnangagwa posters defaced in Marondera
SOME of President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s posters, erected on the eve of Heroes and Defences Forces holidays in Marondera, have been defaced and pulled down, in a development that has been linked to anger over the deepening economic crisis. Posters along the Harare-Mutare Highway and Central Marondera were defaced. The... Read more
Update: German police say nobody has been arrested over Senator Ike Ekweremadu’s attack
German police says nobody has been arrested in connection with the attack and humiliation of former deputy senate president, Ike Ekweremadu, at the New Yam Festival last Saturday August 17th. Speaking in an interview with Channels tv, the press officer of Nuremberg police, Seebaurer Rainer, said  ”The Secretary from Nigeria came... Read more
Former minister court case postponed
THE trial of former Health Minister David Parirenyatwa was postponed yesterday after the State indicated that the Prosecutor-General was still “considering the matter”. Prosecutor Mr Brian Vito applied for postponement, arguing that Prosecutor-General Kumbirai Hodzi needs five weeks. “I spoke to him and he said he still needs about... Read more
Forex black market becomes unpopular
BUREAUX de Change are becoming popular among Bulawayo residents as they are slowly eating into the parallel market’s business. To date, the RBZ has licensed over 46 bureaux de change that are located across the country in a move that has increased the number of participants in the interbank... Read more
Osun State declares public holiday for traditional worshippers
The Osun Government has declared Tuesday, August 20th as a public holiday to mark the 2019 Traditional Worshippers’ Day, also known as ‘’Isese Day.” Obawale Adebisi, the Supervisor for the Ministry of Home Affairs, Culture and Tourism , announced this on Monday in Osogbo. Adebisi, however, appealed to traditional... Read more
Govt floats $60m Treasury Bills
GOVERNMENT has floated Treasury Bills (TBs) valued at ZWL$60 million, the second auction in a month geared towards financing various programmes. In a communique yesterday, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe invited financial institutions, asset managers and insurance and pension funds to subscribe to TBs with one-year maturity tenure. “The... Read more
Intra-party violence rocks Zanu-PF
ZANU PF Manicaland provincial committee member, Moses Gutu was on Sunday evening attacked at his farm in Nyanga by suspected fellow party members as intra-party violence continues to rear its ugly head in the province. Gutu confirmed the attack, saying his wife and 14-year-old son were seriously injured and... Read more
Zimbabwe lags behind on fiscal transparency: US
THE United States (US) government has said in a report that Zimbabwe is still lagging behind in terms of fiscal transparency. The 2019 Fiscal Transparency Report, which was prepared by the US State Department of State, assesses a country’s minimum fiscal transparency requirements and reviewed the period running from... Read more