Zimra surpasses quarterly targets, warns of massive job cuts due to COVID-19

By Staff Writer Zimbabwe’s tax agency (Zimra) surpassed its revenue quarterly target by 10,42% to ZW$13.88 billion during the first three months of the year but predicted that collections will plunge in the next quarter on the backdrop of looming job cuts driven by the COVID-19 pandemic. Official figures on the spread of the virus …

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A difficulty Ramadan under COVID-19 lockdown

By Sibusiso Ncube Members of the Islamic community have been ‘warned’ that this year’s Ramadan will be a different experience due to COVID-19 effects which have seen gatherings including those of religious nature being banned. Countries are currently under lockdown and social gatherings, religious festivals and worshipping in groups are discouraged and people have been urged to …

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How to recover from COVID-19

Thousands of COVID-19 deaths have been recorded throughout the world, with countries such as Spain, Italy and the United States of America accounting for the large part of those numbers. Zimbabwe is also in the mix having registered at least 3 deaths from 28 positive cases as at 21 April 2020. The country has recorded …

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