Opinion

Opinion: Indigenisation, Zim’s poisoned chalice

Opinion: Indigenisation, Zim’s poisoned chalice

CURRENT attempts to panel-beat the Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment Act are focussed entirely on achieving full compliance with the indigenisation objective. The ministers who are tasked with enforcing changes of ownership of targeted business assets are no doubt hoping that we will all believe that the empowerment component of this Act […]

Shumba: Building People’s Grand Coalition

Shumba: Building People’s Grand Coalition

ON the eve of 2016, as in prior years, our country is at a crossroads. Like so many years before it, 2015 will be recorded in history as yet another year that the Zimbabwe government has failed its people. The year will particularly be remembered as the year when Zimbabwe’s […]

Report: Zim lacks will to fight corruption

Report: Zim lacks will to fight corruption

AFTER losing approximately $2 billion to corruption in 2013 alone, the Zimbabwean government lacks the willpower to fight the sleaze especially in public office, Transparency International (TI) has said. According to its “People and Corruption: Africa Survey 2015 report” TI says out of a total of 22, Zimbabwe is among the […]