NEWSMAKER: Zunaid Moti talks up Zim investment

Zunaid Moti is frustrated at being called controversial. The 44-year-old, who comes from Mokopane, where his father owned a large general dealership, says: "Forever and a day, as far...

SADC leaders: Zim must stay calm, West must lift sanctions

SADC leaders have called for calm in Zimbabwe ahead of Wednesday’s court hearing on the disputed election, and urged an end to Western sanctions on the country.  In a communique...

Election ‘free and democratic’, Mnangagwa tells region

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has told regional leaders that the election represented the "free and democratic will of the people of Zimbabwe”, as he sought neighbours’ help to rebuild what...

Vice Chancellor suspended over Grace Mugabe doctorate

THE University of Zimbabwe’s vice chancellor, Levi Nyagura, has been suspended over the controversial award of a doctorate degree to former first lady Grace Mugabe. Nyagura is currently facing criminal...

Zim July inflation rises to 4.29%, highest since 2012

Zimbabwe’s inflation rate sped up by 1.38 percentage points to 4.29 percent in July, latest official data shows, the highest level in over six years. The July 2018 figure is...

AK47s, troops and a border stand-off…Biti’s dramatic escape

OPPOSITION politician Tendai Biti escaped the clutches of Zimbabwean law enforcement on Wednesday morning, skipping into Zambia after a dramatic stand-off involving the neighbouring countries' security agents. The police accuse...