Tag: Jobs

Zim opposition, unions scoff at VP’s 2.2 million jobs claim – report

Zim opposition, unions scoff at VP’s 2.2 million jobs claim – report

Zimbabwean opposition parties have reportedly rubbished claims by Deputy President Emmerson Mnangagwa that the government had created more than 2.2 million jobs. According to the state-owned Chronicle newspaper, Mnangagwa said that the government had exceeded President Robert Mugabe’s 2013 election promise of creating 2 million jobs. On the sidelines of a […]

‘Create own employment,’ Mugabe tells jobless Zimbabweans

President Robert Mugabe has reportedly called on Zimbabweans to start creating their own jobs instead of waiting to be employed. According to NewsDay, the veteran leader said this while speaking during a small to medium enterprises expo in the capital Harare last week. Mugabe, 93, said that Zimbabweans “should not […]