Acting MDC President bemoans violence against party leaders

By Luke Tamborinyoka Presidential Spokesperson and Director of Communications The MDC Acting President Hon. Advocate Nelson Chamisa has bemoaned the needless violence and harassment of party leaders and promised that the party would investigate the issue to its logical conclusion. Vice President Hon Dr Thokozani Khupe, Secretary-General Mr. Douglas Mwonzora and Organizing Secretary Hon. Abednigo Bhebhe were reportedly harassed by unknown individuals at the funeral … Continue reading Acting MDC President bemoans violence against party leaders

Gutu pulls out of MDC

By Buhle Tshavango. MDC-T  National Spokesperson Obert Gutu has announced his withdrawal from the party saying as a professional he could not continue with an organization that advocates for violence and thuggery. Announcing on social media today, Gutu added that he was not quitting politics as he will stand for the member of Parliament seat in the highly contested Harare East constituency, possibly as an … Continue reading Gutu pulls out of MDC

Let’s respect Gogo Tsvangirai – Mwonzora

By Own correspondent MDC -T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora has castigated those who are insulting Morgan Tsvangirai’s mother on social media describing them as not being genuine party cadres. Tsvangirai’s mother Lydia Zvaipa affectionately referred to as mbuya or gogo Tsvangirai attracted attention following a video which was shown on ZTV where she was threating to commit suicide if MDC-T acting president Nelson Chamisa and … Continue reading Let’s respect Gogo Tsvangirai – Mwonzora

First lady gives up Chirumhanzu -Zibagwe Constituency

By Pretty Chavango First lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has stepped down as Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe legislator to concentrate on her new role as a mother of the nation, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced. Auxillia Mnangagwa became a legislator in March 2015 taking over the seat from her husband who had been elevated to become Vice President of the country. In the election, she garnered 16 092 while Dewah … Continue reading First lady gives up Chirumhanzu -Zibagwe Constituency

Special Economic Zones, a pie in the sky

By Pretty Chavango Special Economic Zones  (SEZ) board chairperson Dr Gideon Gono says the much-publicised success of SEZ in the country is nothing short of a pie in the sky as there is nothing on the ground yet. The SEZ board was appointed last year with a view to helping attract the much needed but elusive foreign direct investment to the country, however, eight months down … Continue reading Special Economic Zones, a pie in the sky

I am campaigning for Tsvangirai not myself: Mudzuri

By Pretty Chavango MDC-T  acting president Elias Mudzuri has dismissed claims that he is positioning himself to take over from ailing party leader Morgan Tsvangirai, adding that he is simply carrying out the assignment given to him. Mudzuri who is rumoured to be leading one of the alleged many factions in MDC-T has been moving around the country meeting with people ahead of the impending … Continue reading I am campaigning for Tsvangirai not myself: Mudzuri

Legislators accuse GMB of fanning corruption

By Pretty Chavango The Grain Marketing Board (GMB) has been accused of fanning corruption by using councilors to distribute Presidential inputs to farmers who were, in turn, being charged money when collecting those inputs. GMB yesterday appeared before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture and Resettlement to present on their work, challenges and the payment of farmers. It emerged during this meeting that although … Continue reading Legislators accuse GMB of fanning corruption

Zimbabwe imported 700 000mt from Mexico

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture and Resettlement yesterday learnt through the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) that Zimbabwe imported 700 000 metric tonnes of maize from Mexico. The maize is said to have been imported to plug the EL- Nino induced food deficit that the country experienced during the 2015/16 Agricultural season that was declared a national disaster by the former President. According to … Continue reading Zimbabwe imported 700 000mt from Mexico

ALERT!!! Cholera might be in Harare already

By Pretty Chavango  Government has urged people in Harare and other towns to be on high alert for cholera as people from various areas who attended a funeral in Chegutu might have been infected by the Cholera. Health Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa told the media that there is a possibility that cholera might be spread through those people who attended a funeral in Chegutu adding … Continue reading ALERT!!! Cholera might be in Harare already

Cholera outbreak: Parirenyatwa blame vendors and sewage

By Pretty Chavango  Health and Child Care Minister David Parirenyatwa says his ministry has been wrongly criticized over cholera outbreaks yet it’s caused by vendors and sewage that is constantly flowing in residential areas across the country. Due to old age most pipes used for transporting sewage have been breaking resulting in sewage flowing in various areas posing risks to the residents especially children. In … Continue reading Cholera outbreak: Parirenyatwa blame vendors and sewage