Tag: Zanu PF

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

Afribusiness condemns Mugabe’s new land grabs threat in Zimbabwe

AfriBusiness has condemned Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s threats to embark on fresh land grabs targeting the remaining 73 white commercial farmers in Mashonaland East, with him saying they must give the land to youth. Mugabe over the weekend said that the remaining white commercial farmers in the country should be […]

Zimbabwe has relied on 'bond notes' since economic mismanagement rendered its own currency worthless

RBZ laundering probe raises politicians’ ire

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) claims it has earned the ire of several politicians it has investigated for possible money laundering, with some of them calling to express their anger. RBZ financial intelligence unit (FIU) director, Mirirai Chiremba said the way money laundering had grown in the country had […]

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 […]

Mugabe’s daughter joins Censorship Board

Mugabe’s daughter joins Censorship Board

The government has roped in President Robert Mugabe’s daughter, Bona Mugabe-Chikore, into the new 11-member Censorship Board chaired by former Cabinet minister Aeneas Chigwedere. The board, announced yesterday by Home Affairs minister Ignatius Chombo, has been mandated to regulate the media, particularly to gag social media platforms ahead of next year’s […]