Month: June 2024

Vice President General (Rtd) Dr. Constantino Chiwenga arrived in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, yesterday to attend the Third Dushanbe Water Action Decade Conference (June 10-13). The conference, co-hosted by Tajikistan and the UN, brings together global leaders and water experts to address sustainable water management. Leading the Zimbabwean delegation, VP Constantino Chiwenga stressed the importance of water […]

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) Group Finance Director Mr. Eliab Chikwenhere says there is urgent need for investment in capital-intensive projects such as Hwange Electricity Supply Company (HESCO), as a way to improve power generation in the country. HESCO is a $1,5 billion project funded by China Exim Bank, Sinohydro and the […]

The National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has concluded a feasibility study with Chinese company TransTech, a subsidiary of China Railway International Group. The study explores a potential $533 million investment for modernizing rail systems which will see the provision of locomotives and other rail equipment, construction of a new Beitbridge-Harare railway line as well as […]

The death toll in the devastating floods in Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Municipality in the Eastern Cape, South Africa has risen to 10, with one person still missing. According to SABC news, the police retrieved the tenth body, that of a female victim, from the Swartkops River banks. She and her friend went missing when […]

The Confederation of African football (CAF) 2026 world cup qualifiers games will continue today with a number of mouth watering fixtures lined up for today. In the 3pm kickoff game, Sao Tome and Principe will clash against Liberia in the group H’s matchday 4 of 10. In the games scheduled for 6pm kickoff, Group H […]

Deputy Minister for Health and Child Care Kwidini yesterday officially opened the Bulawayo Chapters of College of Primary Healthcare Physicians of Zimbabwe (CPCPZ)and the Pharmaceutical Society of Zimbabwe (PSZ) annual Joint Congress at Holiday Inn in Bulawayo. The joint congress which ends today brought together doctors and pharmacists to discuss ways of improving patient care […]

Zimbabwe fell to 2-0 defeat against Lesotho, in a dogged defensive performance at the Fifa World Cup 2026 Qualifier match that was played at Orlando Stadium in Johannesburg on Friday afternoon. The Warriors made most of the attacking play but conceded two goals, both against the run of play in the first half. Rethabile Rasethuntsa, […]

The SMEs, Insurance, and Microfinance Winter Expo kicked off yesterday, featuring a diverse range of companies showcasing their innovative services and exclusive offers. Notably, two trailblazing groups of women entrepreneurs are making a splash in the homemade products sector, specializing in artisanal detergents and demonstrating the potential of small-scale manufacturing. The Impumelo group, comprising eleven […]

Zimbabwe’s President Dr. Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday arrived in Russia for a meeting with President Vladimir Putin, as part of a tour that included the South Korea – Africa Summit. Mnangagwa’s visit aims to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries and explore potential economic partnerships. President Mnangagwa’s delegation includes several high-level government officials, including Minister […]

Zimbabwe’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, is taking steps to ensure sufficient local currency, the ZiG, remains in circulation to support normal business transactions and economic activity. The RBZ has announced a new arrangement with Homelink to widen public access to ZiG cash, leveraging Homelink’s existing branch network across the country. Starting Monday, […]

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