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Kwekwe seeks legal advice on Tsvangirai Street

KWEKWE councillors, who early this year passed a resolution to name a street after the late MDC founding icon Morgan Tsvangirai, have started seeking legal advice before implementing the decision to avoid offending Local Government minister July Moyo. BY BRENNA…

Finance ministry officials bunk Parly hearing

PARLIAMENT has expressed dismay over the failure by Finance permanent secretary George Guvamatanga and his senior officials Pfungwa Kunaka (chief director expenditure management) and Edwin Zvandasara (accountant-general) to appear before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to give oral evidence on…

Govt delays funding for city boreholes

ZIMBABWE National Water Authority (Zinwa) Gwayi Catchment area manager Tommy Rosen on Monday said they were waiting for funding from the government to sink the remaining 12 boreholes out of the expected 20 at Epping Forest to alleviate water problems…

MDC targets ‘fence-sitting’ councillors

MDC Alliance ward 4 councillor Silas Chigora has been ejected from the Bulawayo East constituency district chairmanship over his alleged questionable loyalty to the opposition party and its leadership. BY NQOBANI NDLOVU Chigora is reportedly among a group of Bulawayo…

Zim must be wary as COVID-19 infections rise

INDICATIONS that Zimbabwe is lagging behind in terms of its COVID-19 response are quite worrisome, particularly at a time when the country has opened up various economic sectors and examination centres for students to write public examinations. NewsDay Comment With…

Zim in doldrums, crying out for strategic ingenuity

Dear President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Your Excellency, patriotism mandates me to beard the lion in his den. I state it solemnly, with disarming candour, that you are in bondage. Apparently, you are incarcerated in a time warp of combat. I implore…

COVID-19 unlocks Heschelle’s talent

CANADA-BASED Zimbabwean actress, writer and producer Natasha “Tash” Heschelle yesterday said the current lockdown imposed to curb the spread of the global COVID-19 pandemic had given her time to rediscover herself and explore her other artistic side as she released…

Gogo Chamisa burial today

MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s mother, who died on Monday after collapsing while working in her home garden in Gutu, Masvingo province, will be buried today at the family rural home. BY MOSES MATENGA MDC Alliance national organising secretary Amos…

Govt goes for underutilised land

GOVERNMENT has adopted a plan to redistribute idle land to new farmers with a potential to be productive. BY BLESSED MHLANGA Speaking during a post-Cabinet briefing, Information minister Monica Mutsvangwa said following the land audit, government would now redistribute underutilised…

2 die as truck overturns at Christmas Pass

TWO people died on the spot while others were injured when a haulage truck ferrying stockfeed failed to negotiate a curve at the Christmas Pass in Mutare and plunged into the lower lane while descending the steep curve into the…