Policy

’11 besieged white farmers must stay’

’11 besieged white farmers must stay’

CHIEF Chiweshe and Mashonaland Central Province war veterans have thrown their weight behind 11 commercial white farmers facing eviction from their properties. Centenary white farmer Phillip Rankin, owner of Kingston Deverill Farm and his colleagues are living in fear after veterans of the 70s liberation struggle laid siege at their property. […]

Zimbabweans say little to expect from Chinamasa budget

Zimbabweans say little to expect from Chinamasa budget

AN air of resigned pessimism appears to grip the country ahead of Thursday’s 2016 national budget presentation by Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa in parliament. Chinamasa is expected to try and tame the civil service wage bill which is chewing the greater chunk of the national purse. He is also expected […]

China set to pledge more aid to Africa ahead of Xi’s trip

China set to pledge more aid to Africa ahead of Xi’s trip

CHINA is set to announce new aid to African nations when President Xi Jinping visits Zimbabwe and South Africa next month, a senior Chinese official said on Wednesday. The trip is likely to boost China’s relations with Africa, which supplies oil and raw materials such as copper and uranium to the […]