Tag: Agriculture

’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. […]

Team finalises Sino-Zim deals as President XI Jinping’s visit nears

Team finalises Sino-Zim deals as President XI Jinping’s visit nears

AN inter-ministerial committee chaired by Foreign Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi met in Harare yesterday to finalise several agreements to be presented to Chinese President Xi Jinping who is expected in Harare next Tuesday. The meeting also sought to put financial value to the agreements, which are being discussed within the context […]

Drought will devastate economy

Drought will devastate economy

CLIMATOLOGISTS have warned that the El Nino weather phenomenon, caused by the warming Pacific Ocean, is expected to devastate eastern and southern African nations, including Zimbabwe, this year and in 2016. Unicef already says about 11 million children in eastern and Southern Africa are facing hunger due to one of […]