Rand, US Dollar are the same: Guvamatanga

By Daniel Chigundu Permanent secretary in the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development George Guvamatanga has told Parliament that adopting the Rand is not different from using the US Dollar as it would need to be earned. There have suggestions from various economic commentators that the country should consider joining the Rand Union as an …

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Parly wants another ministerial statement on health Situation

By Daniel Chigundu The National Assembly has called on Health and Child Care Minister Obediah Moyo to present another ministerial statement on the state of the health sector in the country amid reports of industrial action by health workers. According to reports in the media, health workers have resorted to working only two days per …

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MPs demand electricity update

By Daniel Chigundu  Parliament says Energy and Power Development Minister Fortune Chasi must come back to the House and indicate to the legislators whether the country still has electricity or not, in light of the crippling load shedding which is also affecting production. Most Zimbabweans are enduring about 15 hours of load shedding on a …

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Wadyejena’s Lamborghini is a Moral Affront to Our Austerity

By Wisdom Mumera Gokwe-Nembudziya legislator Justice Mayor Wadyajena’s latest acquisition, a US$420 000 garish Lamborghini Urus has raised the anger of many with its starkly immoral portrayal of the gap between the elitist ruling and the poverty-stricken public. The vehicle is out of place in 98% of Zimbabwe’s roads and very much so in Gokwe …

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Convert CDF to US$ using inter-bank rate

By Daniel Chigundu Warren Park legislator Shakespeare Hamauswa has called on the Minister of Finance and Economic Development Mthuli Ncube to convert the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) to US Dollars using the interbank rate as a way of preserving value. Currently, each of the 210 Parliamentary Constituencies is entitled to about $50 000 RTGS in …

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Madiwa rubbishes ZHRC election report

By Daniel Chigundu Mutasa North legislator Chido Madiwa says the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) Report on the 2018 harmonised election should be dismissed as it is biased and lack seriousness. The report heap a lot of blame on Zanu PF for various electoral malpractices during the 2018 election period and also proffer some solutions …

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Madiwa rubbishes ZHRC election report

By Daniel Chigundu Mutasa North legislator Chido Madiwa says the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) Report on the 2018 harmonised election should be dismissed as it is biased and lack seriousness. The report heap a lot of blame on Zanu PF for various electoral malpractices during the 2018 election period and also proffer some solutions …

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Zanu PF refuses to honour Dabengwa in Parliament

By Daniel Chigundu  Zanu PF legislators refused to observe a moment of silence for the late Zapu leader Dumiso Dabengwa who was declared a national hero. Dabengwa, who broke ranks with Zanu PF during the time of Robert Mugabe, died on his way back home from India where he had gone for treatment. The motion …

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