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El Niño’s grip on Matabeleland South province has tightened the economic screws on Plumtree women as the drought has devastated the harvest of mopane worms, a critical source of income for many. For them, mopane worms, or amacimbi, are more than dietary supplements as they fuel the local economy. Women in Plumtree communities traditionally harvest, […]

The Minister of Finance, Investment Development, and Promotion, Professor Mthuli Ncube, officiated a significant event today as he presented state-of-the-art ICT equipment to Mosi oa Tunya High School. During a formal handover ceremony, Professor Mthuli Ncube emphasized that this donation epitomizes President Emerson Mnangagwa’s inclusive vision, which advocates for leaving no one and no place […]

Legendary musician Majahawodwa Ndlovu, popularly known as Jeys Marabini, has expressed gratitude and excitement after receiving a luxury vehicle from renowned businessman Wicknell Chivayo, well known as Sir Wicknell Marabini is the latest artist to receive a car from Chivayo, who has previously gifted vehicles to other prominent Zimbabwean musicians like Sandra Ndebele, Aleck Macheso, […]

Cholera cases have significantly dropped in Hwange District. Hwange district environmental health officer, Miss Junior Bande, revealed this during a media briefing, citing a situational report as of April 25. Hwange district had 292 suspected cases, 31 confirmed case and 1 confirmed death and 282 recoveries. Victoria Falls has not recorded a cholera case confirmed […]

World Health Organisation representative, Dr Bente Mikkelsen, has applauded the Government of Zimbabwe’s efforts in fighting cervical cancer, which has seen over a million women in the country upto date having vaccinated against HPV. Commenting to media recently in an interview, Dr Mikkelsen said that as a means to eradicate cervical cancer through early detection, […]

Vice President Dr Constantino D.N.G Chiwenga delivered a compelling keynote address at the International Business Exhibition held at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair. Running under the theme “Innovation the catalyst for Industrialization and Trade,” the Vice President emphasized the pivotal role of innovation and technology in revolutionizing industries. Vice President Chiwenga highlighted the government’s commitment […]

ZANU PF has confirmed that there will be a triple burial of national heroes, Comrade Nash Nyasha Dzimiri, Brigadier General Shadreck Vezha and heroine Cde Tsitsi Grace Jadagu at the National Heroes Acre this coming Monday. The scheduling of the burials to Monday also came as a way to avoid the clashing of the burials […]

Russia says there is a possibility that Zimbabwe may host a future Russia-Africa Summit, but that it would need to upgrade infrastructure. Russian Ambassador to Zimbabwe Nikolay Krasilnikov says Victoria Falls could become the venue for one of the next Russia-Africa summits. Last year’s summit, which was the second Russia-Africa summit, attracted 49 African nations […]

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa yesterday declared the El Nino-induced drought a State of Disaster, saying adequate resources will be mobilised and re-directed towards boosting national food security, including through supplementary grain imports as part of mitigation measures. El Niño is a natural weather phenomenon characterised by disrupted wind patterns that lead to elevated ocean surface temperatures in […]

BULAWAYO residents have raised concern over lack of street lights including tower lights saying their unavailability has led to a spike in crime rate in Zimbabwe’s second largest city. This follows a report from the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) that at least 60% of the city’s tower lights were not functioning across the city. Acting […]

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