Zimbabwe civil servants divided over strike after talks fail

Zimbabwe’s public sector unions are divided over whether to launch a national strike after wage talks with the government failed, leaving the country on edge over the possibility of...

Econet bases its new $250m energy division in Bulawayo

Econet Wireless has chosen  Bulawayo as the centre of its $250 million renewable energy business in Zimbabwe, Econet Energy CEO Norman Moyo has said.

Zimbabwe seen among the world’s 20 most corrupt countries: Transparency International

Zimbabwe is viewed as one of the world’s 20 most corrupt countries, according to a new report by graft watchdog Transparency International. The 2018 Corruption...

‘No fast-track justice’: IN FULL – Zimbabwe lawyers’ petition to Chief Justice

Lawyers have marched in Harare in protest at what they describe as the 'fast tracking' of the trials of hundreds of people arrested in recent riots. Below,...

Deadlock: Civil servants issue new strike ultimatum

Public sector unions gave Zimbabwe’s government up to Wednesday to make a new salary offer or face a strike after wage negotiations reached a deadlock, raising the...

GUEST COLUMN – Tony Hawkins: Changing CEO alone won’t work, change the system

By Prof. Tony Hawkins It is too early to assess the economic impact of this month’s highly-effective shutdown and the government’s heavy-handed response....