Saturday, January 21, 2017



    Large-scale food assistance to Zimbabweans could start in the next few weeks, according to a USAID situation report released on 16 July.



      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.



        Three MDC legislators have been expelled from Parliament after the Speaker of the House of Assembly, Mr Lovemore Moyo, wrote to President Mugabe and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission notifying them of the trio’s dismissal from their party and the existence of vacancies in their constituencies.

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        Zimbabwean police have torched more than 100 shacks at an informal settlement in Borrowdale in a fresh reminder to Operation Murambatsvina, which left more than 700 000 families homeless.


        Controversial ANC funder Sandi Majali has avoided arrest for money laundering after striking a deal with prosecutors, according to a report.

        Oscar Sibanda, a Zimbabwean player for Shelbourne FC, fears persecution if he is forced to return to homeland

        Econet Wireless Zimbabwe has received a massive shipment of equipment from Ericsson of Sweden which, when installed, will result in the complete elimination of shortage of lines in the country.

        Finance Minister Tendai Biti said in a report that the 3 million Zimbabweans living outside the country with large numbers in South Africa and the United Kingdom could help the country fund operations and raise capital Sandra Nyaira | Washington 16 December 2009

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        Foreign aid groups have pledged $60 million to help Zimbabwe's farmers boost production after years of decline, the United Nations said on Thursday.