Tag: Farmers

’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. […]

Zimbabwe govt to start taxing farm beneficiaries

Zimbabwe govt to start taxing farm beneficiaries

ZIMBABWE is set to start taxing beneficiaries of its land reform programme, as the government tries to expand its revenue base, which has been shrunk by low employment levels and struggling businesses. Fifteen years after the much maligned fast track land reform programme, the southern African country says it expects to […]