Robert Mugabes Most Infamous Speech At UN General Assembly

September 2015 “We are not gays,” President of Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe told the United Nations General Assembly in New York, Monday. “We reject attempts to prescribe new rights that are contrary to our values, norms, traditions and beliefs,” he said. The comment drew gasps and laughter from the delegates. However, Mugabe – who led the …

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LIVE BLOG | Robert Mugabe has Died

Cde Mugabe was an icon of liberation, a pan-Africanist who dedicated his life to the emancipation and empowerment of his people. His contribution to the history of our nation and continent will never be forgotten. May his soul rest in eternal peace (2/2) — President of Zimbabwe (@edmnangagwa) September 6, 2019   My Condolences to …

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MISA Calls On Government To Investigate The Abduction Of Comedian Gonyeti From Bustop TV

MISA Zimbabwe urges the Zimbabwean authorities and the police to swiftly investigate the case involving the reported assault and abduction of Bustop TV comedian Samantha Kureya by unidentified armed men from her home in Harare’s high-density suburb of Mufakose. These acts of lawlessness cannot be allowed to continue with impunity given the serious risk they pose to …

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Download | Access To Information Bill [AIPPA REPEAL]

  This Freedom of Information Bill, 2019 will repeal the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act [Chapter 10:27]. The Bill will give effect to section 62 of the Constitution which enshrines in the Declaration of Rights the right of access to information. In brief, the Bill sets out— • the procedure for access …

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RBZ Falls Deeper Into A Crisis of Confidence

By Mufaro Three years ago Mnangagwa assured “business and the general populace that bond notes are not going to replace the multi-currency basket”. Fast forward to today, trading in any other currency outside the bond note and RTGS is now illegal in Zimbabwe through Statutory Instrument 142 of 2019. RBZ’s policy interventions this week have sent …

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Zimdollar : Renaming Our Poverty 

By Wisdom Mumera Initially, the Zimdollar went out without much fanfare. It died a natural death and was mourned by none. It slowly disappeared as the market self-dollarised and the government had to play catch-up by announcing the formal entrance of the multi-currency regime. After the entrance of bond notes, the market has been in …

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[DOWNLOAD] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe 2019 Monetary Policy Statement

The Bank has taken note of the excellent contributions from the business community, bankers, the academia, the media and members of the public on the need to establish an inter-bank foreign exchange market to formalise the selling and buying of USDs through banks and bureau de change. This is essential in order to bring sanity …

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