Government has no money to pay teachers invigilating this year’s Ordinary and Advanced Level examinations and is urging the educators to make sacrifices for their students, Education, Sport, Arts and Culture Minister David Coltart said yesterday.
A former Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) agent who admitted smashing an MDC supporter’s jaw with pliers, and then pulling out their tooth, has been granted asylum in the UK along with his wife.
An MDC activist, Augustine Mahute, of Block 7 Matapi Flats in Mbare, Harare died on Saturday night at Matapi Police Station after being assaulted by police officers.
TECH AND GADGETS
The head of the Central Intelligence Organisation in Chiredzi was last week shot dead while his workmate was injured after two unidentified gunmen attacked them in the town.
A niece of prime minister Tsvangirai is involved in an attempt to grab a farm in the Chegutu district. Dr. Arikana Chihombori, who lives in the United States and practices family medicine in Antioch, Tennessee, has been actively trying to seize De Rus Farm from Mr L J Cremer since late last year.
Government owes SeedCo International, a regional subsidiary of Zimbabwe-based seed breeder, Seedco Limited, a total of US$2 million in unpaid maize seed procured on credit for the 2007/8 agricultural season under its ad hoc food security programme, Operation Maguta/Inala.
Zimbabwe’s supermarkets have resorted to offering sweets instead of small change at the tills. The country abandoned its worthless dollar in favour of the US dollar and South African rand earlier this year.
The raid on the home of the Minister of Integration and International Co-operation Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga was politically motivated, a family spokesperson said yesterday.
ENG’s Muponda resurfaces.By Tafadzwa Chiremba and Kudakwashe MutandiFORMER ENG Capital Asset Management director Gilbert Muponda, who fled the country after being implicated in various...
Harare - A 26 year old Harare woman was on Wednesday midnight severely assaulted by police officers in Beitbridge who mistook her for a prostitute until she miscarried.