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Arrest minister, legislators say

Arrest minister, legislators say

MEMBERS of Parliament from across the political divide say they want Health minister David Parirenyatwa and two other senior government officials accused of benefitting irregularly from the financially-strapped Premier Service Medical Aid Society (Psmas) arrested. This emerged in the National Assembly yesterday when both ruling Zanu PF and opposition MDC legislators […]

Mumbengegwi, Chinese envoy in bilateral talks

Mumbengegwi, Chinese envoy in bilateral talks

FOREIGN Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi yesterday met visiting Chinese Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister Mr Zhang Ming to discuss various ways of enhancing relations between Harare and Beijing. Mr Zhang is leading a five-member delegation that is in Zimbabwe for a three-day visit. Speaking after the meeting, Mr Zhang said he hoped […]

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

Mongoma Interview: Let’s push for early elections

RENEWAL Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) leader Elton Mangoma has called on Zimbabweans to pile pressure on President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF government to push for early elections, saying that was the only solution to the country’s present woes. Mangoma told The Standard last week that the Zanu PF government was […]

Two axed to death in Zanu PF fights

Two axed to death in Zanu PF fights

TWO Zanu PF district officials in Chitungwiza were yesterday axed to death as the party’s factional wars escalate ahead of the annual conference to be held next month. The two party activists were killed in gruesome bloody scenes by their colleague, reportedly after a misunderstanding over a recent district restructuring exercise […]