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New Zimbabwe
Kombayi defies Saviour, skips hearingSUSPENDED Gweru city councillors have vowed not to appear before a “Kangaroo co
Kombayi defies Saviour, skips hearing
New Zimbabwe / Posted 22 hours ago
SUSPENDED Gweru city councillors have vowed not to appear before a “Kangaroo court” local government minister Saviour Kasukuwere established to “fire” them. Kasukuwere, earlier this week, wrote to the councillors summoning them to appear before a... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Dzamara: Brave or reckless dissident?IN one of the world’s oldest autocracies, Itai Dzamara set a dangerous goal: He
Dzamara: Brave or reckless dissident?
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
IN one of the world’s oldest autocracies, Itai Dzamara set a dangerous goal: He would bring down 91-year-old President Robert Mugabe. Starting last year, Dzamara, 36, marched through this city’s streets holding a placard reading “Mugabe must... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kasukuwere's Gweru team fires workersGWERU: The local authority has fired 50 of its 200 contract employees, Newzimba
Kasukuwere's Gweru team fires workers
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
GWERU: The local authority has fired 50 of its 200 contract employees, Newzimbabwe.com learnt this week. The workers received their dismissal letters on Tuesday morning. "Notice is hereby given that your fixed contract of employment is expiring on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe to Have Africa's Largest Cement PlantAFRICA'S richest man, billionaire Aliko Dangote, has announced plans to set up
Zimbabwe to Have Africa's Largest Cement Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
AFRICA'S richest man, billionaire Aliko Dangote, has announced plans to set up Africa's largest integrated cement plant in Zimbabwe. Dangote, who was in the country to look for business opportunities announced the deal inn Harare on Monday The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Audit Fails to Kick Off As Government Fails to Raise U.S $35 MillionThe much-awaited national land audit which is expected to look into multiple fa
Land Audit Fails to Kick Off As Government Fails to Raise U.S $35 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The much-awaited national land audit which is expected to look into multiple farm ownership and under-utilised land, is yet to start as the government fails to raise $35 million required for the exercise. The audit was expected to start in April, in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Housing Scheme a Timely ReliefWE welcome the announcement by Minister of Local Government, Public Works and N
New Housing Scheme a Timely Relief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
WE welcome the announcement by Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Saviour Kasukuwere that Government will soon unveil a housing scheme to protect people from unscrupulous land barons who have fleeced home-seekers of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Pay Structure for Council BigwigsGovernment has set up a salary structure for management at Harare City Council
New Pay Structure for Council Bigwigs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Government has set up a salary structure for management at Harare City Council that will see the Town Clerk earning $10 475,75 per month in line with efforts to cut expenditure on salaries to enhance service delivery. The new salary structure was... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt fails to raise $35m for land auditMARONDERA: The much-awaited national land audit which is expected to look into
Govt fails to raise $35m for land audit
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
MARONDERA: The much-awaited national land audit which is expected to look into multiple farm ownership and under-utilised land, is yet to start as the government fails to raise $35 million required for the exercise. The audit was expected to start... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zim gets Africa’s biggest cement plantAFRICA'S richest man, billionaire Aliko Dangote, has announced plans to set up
Zim gets Africa’s biggest cement plant
New Zimbabwe / Posted 2 days ago
AFRICA'S richest man, billionaire Aliko Dangote, has announced plans to set up Africa’s largest integrated cement plant in Zimbabwe. Dangote, who was in the country to look for business opportunities announced the deal inn Harare on Monday The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mahachi - the 'Blue-Eyed Boy' in Hot SoupSUSPENDED Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi's eight-year marriage with Harare City Coun
Mahachi - the 'Blue-Eyed Boy' in Hot Soup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
SUSPENDED Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi's eight-year marriage with Harare City Council has finally broken down. As the divorce papers are being served, investigations by The Standard on Mahachi's reign as town clerk since 2007 have shown his days at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Restores Chanetsa ChieftaincyHeadman Adam Katsvere has been installed as Chief Chanetsa after 65 years of he
Govt Restores Chanetsa Chieftaincy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Headman Adam Katsvere has been installed as Chief Chanetsa after 65 years of headmanship following restoration of the colonially prejudiced chieftaincy. The Chanetsa chieftainship was reduced to headman status after the then Chief Chanetsa pointed a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Unveils New Housing SchemeBy Farirai Machivenyika and Innocent Ruwende Government has introduced a new h
Govt Unveils New Housing Scheme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Farirai Machivenyika and Innocent Ruwende Government has introduced a new housing scheme to protect the public from land barons that have fleeced them of millions of dollars through illegal sales of residential stands on undesignated sites. This... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Mahachi: The ‘blue-eyed boy’ in hot soup SUSPENDED Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi’s eight-year marriage with Harare City Co
Mahachi: The ‘blue-eyed boy’ in hot soup
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 3 days ago
SUSPENDED Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi’s eight-year marriage with Harare City Council has finally broken down. As the divorce papers are being served, investigations by The Standard on Mahachi’s reign as town... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fired Workers Demand U.S $3,5 MillionSOME of the 238 workers who were fired by Chitungwiza Town Council last week be
Fired Workers Demand U.S $3,5 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
SOME of the 238 workers who were fired by Chitungwiza Town Council last week besieged the town's head office demanding that town clerk Mr George Makunde gives them their dues amounting to $3,5 million. The sackings came despite the coming into law of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Being VP No Ticket to PresidencyVice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has dismissed speculation that he is "the lea
Being VP No Ticket to Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa has dismissed speculation that he is "the leading candidate" to succeed President Mugabe and says he is merely assisting the President and his position is no guarantee that he will succeed him. In a wide-ranging... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Saviour Asked to Force Firms to Develop Marondera Water System, Minister Appears to AgreeTown fathers have urged local government minister, Saviour Kasukuwere to help t
Saviour Asked to Force Firms to Develop Marondera Water System, Minister Appears to Agree
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Town fathers have urged local government minister, Saviour Kasukuwere to help them force land developers in the area to contribute towards the resuscitation of the municipality's water system. The council made the plea during Kasukuwere's recent... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Saviour to force firms to invest in waterMARONDERA: Town fathers have urged local government minister, Saviour Kasukuwer
Saviour to force firms to invest in water
New Zimbabwe / Posted 5 days ago
MARONDERA: Town fathers have urged local government minister, Saviour Kasukuwere to help them force land developers in the area to contribute towards the resuscitation of the municipality’s water system. The council made the plea during Kasukuwere's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No South African Cash for ZimBy Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into invest
No South African Cash for Zim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Elias Mambo and Hazel Ndebele South Africa is prepared to enter into investment arrangements with Zimbabwe instead of providing convenient rescue packages or bailouts which President Robert Mugabe desperately needs. This comes as it emerges... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chitungwiza Fires 236 WorkersChitungwiza Town Council yesterday sacked 236 employees based on the July 17 Su
Chitungwiza Fires 236 Workers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Chitungwiza Town Council yesterday sacked 236 employees based on the July 17 Supreme Court ruling, which allows employers to terminate workers' contracts on three months' notice. The termination of contracts came two days after President Mugabe... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Mugabe to face parliamentary grillingZimbabwe’s opposition MPs used a rare opportunity on Tuesday to heckle Presiden
Mugabe to face parliamentary grilling
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
Zimbabwe’s opposition MPs used a rare opportunity on Tuesday to heckle President Robert Mugabe. He was presenting the State of the Nation address, after failing to give one for the past eight years. MPs described his speech as a “non­event” and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim's Housing Crisis Far From OverThe scene is reminiscent of the country's 2005 Operation Restore Order that dir
Zim's Housing Crisis Far From Over
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The scene is reminiscent of the country's 2005 Operation Restore Order that directly affected 700 000 people. RUBBLE of broken farm bricks, coated by dried up cement mortar lies strewn over an area as large as a football pitch on the outskirts of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Homelink Launches U.S $8 Million Tynwald Project As Kasukuwere Calls for Order in Housing DeliveryRESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink says it will spend at least
Homelink Launches U.S $8 Million Tynwald Project As Kasukuwere Calls for Order in Housing Delivery
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
RESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink says it will spend at least US$8 million to develop its Tynwald housing project in Harare. Servicing of stands started in mid-June and is expected to end mid-November while construction of houses is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S $3 Million Demanding Harare Town Clerk Fired On Three Months' NoticeSUSPENDED Harare Town Clerk, Tendai Mahachi has been fired under the Supreme Co
U.S $3 Million Demanding Harare Town Clerk Fired On Three Months' Notice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
SUSPENDED Harare Town Clerk, Tendai Mahachi has been fired under the Supreme Court ruling allowing employees to be dismissed without hefty redundancy packages. Mahachi's lawyers recently told the local authority that their client would not leave the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mahachi Fired On 3 Months' NoticeHarare City Council has terminated town clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi's contract on t
Mahachi Fired On 3 Months' Notice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Harare City Council has terminated town clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi's contract on three months' notice in line with the July 17 Supreme Court ruling on common law contracts of employment. The decision follows Dr Mahachi's demands for a $3 million golden... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Mayor rejects graft claim, says AAG girlishTHE Bulawayo City Council has dismissed as baseless, allegations by economic em
Mayor rejects graft claim, says AAG girlish
New Zimbabwe / Posted 7 days ago
THE Bulawayo City Council has dismissed as baseless, allegations by economic empowerment lobbyists, the Affirmative Action Group (AAG), that the local authority flouted procedures, for tenders running into millions of dollars. Addressing a press... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State of the Nation Address 2015By Simiso Mlevu and Lloyd Gumbo President Mugabe will this afternoon give a St
State of the Nation Address 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Simiso Mlevu and Lloyd Gumbo President Mugabe will this afternoon give a State of the Nation Address where he is expected to inform the nation about the country's present socio-economic and political situation. 14:00 Ministers and Members of... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Axed Gweru mayor clings to council carGWERU: Suspended Gweru mayor, Hamutendi Kombayi has refused to surrender the of
Axed Gweru mayor clings to council car
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 days ago
GWERU: Suspended Gweru mayor, Hamutendi Kombayi has refused to surrender the official mayoral car following his suspension a fortnight ago. Kombayi was suspended together with his deputy and 12 other councillors on allegations of gross misconduct... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Workers Unions Scoff At Mahachi DemandsWorkers' unions representatives yesterday lashed out at suspended Harare Town C
Workers Unions Scoff At Mahachi Demands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Workers' unions representatives yesterday lashed out at suspended Harare Town Clerk Dr Tendai Mahachi's demands for a golden handshake running into millions of dollars, describing it as outrageous and extortionist. Leaders of trade unions that spoke... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Commends Women's LeaguePresident Mugabe has commended the Zanu-PF Women's League for adhering to the p
President Commends Women's League
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Mugabe has commended the Zanu-PF Women's League for adhering to the party's constitution by timeously conducting meetings, saying such gatherings should not only be held towards elections. Addressing the first meeting of the Zanu-PF... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Arrest of Land Barons 'Mere Window Dressing'BLANKETS, clothes, pots, cups, buckets and other household items lie scattered
The Arrest of Land Barons 'Mere Window Dressing'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
BLANKETS, clothes, pots, cups, buckets and other household items lie scattered on the dusty ground, evidence that recently some people called this place, in Budiriro 4 high-density suburb, home. There is debris - mainly building materials - strewn... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
G40 Plots 2018 Election MoveA GROUP of Young Turks in Zanu PF known as Generation 40 (G40), which has been
G40 Plots 2018 Election Move
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
A GROUP of Young Turks in Zanu PF known as Generation 40 (G40), which has been fighting for control of the party with a faction led by Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa in the bitter wrangle to succeed President Robert Mugabe, is mulling over a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Council Loses Millions Through FraudTHE Gweru City Council lost millions of dollars due to fraud, embezzlement and
Council Loses Millions Through Fraud
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
THE Gweru City Council lost millions of dollars due to fraud, embezzlement and misappropriation of funds by councillors, according to a special investigation audit report on the council dated July 27, 2015. The audit report was the basis on which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Indigenisation and Libertarian SocialismWe are in a telling dilemma regarding where our economy is going. From an econo
Indigenisation and Libertarian Socialism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
We are in a telling dilemma regarding where our economy is going. From an economic ideological perspective, we are stuck between classical liberalism and libertarian socialism. If we for a while agree that our popular but yet to be fruitful policies... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Moves to Stop Harare Council SackingsZimbabwe's local government, public works and national housing minister Saviour
Minister Moves to Stop Harare Council Sackings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Zimbabwe's local government, public works and national housing minister Saviour Kasukuwere has moved to stop the Harare City Council from its plan to fire over 3 000 workers, media reports said on Thursday. The City of Harare indicated this week it... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
More Zim farms up for grabsThe Zimbabwe government took a major step towards eliminating the once-thriving
More Zim farms up for grabs
Mail & Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
The Zimbabwe government took a major step towards eliminating the once-thriving white ­commercial farming sector this week by gazetting 23 of the remaining 300 farms owned by white Zimbabweans for ­expropriation. The planned seizures in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kasukuwere Overturns Council Worker's PurgeAGGRESSIVE Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister, Saviou
Kasukuwere Overturns Council Worker's Purge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
AGGRESSIVE Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister, Saviour Kasukuwere, has rescinded Harare City Council's decision to lay off over 3 000 employees on three months notice saying it is an insensitive move, setting the stage for a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim's Best, Worst LegislatorsMORE than half of the 292 legislators in the eighth Parliament have not made an
Zim's Best, Worst Legislators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
MORE than half of the 292 legislators in the eighth Parliament have not made any meaningful contribution to the legislative agenda before the august House, raising questions about the calibre of individuals sent to represent the interests of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Webster Shamu DesperateAFTER spending a few years outside ZANU-PF, Higher and Tertiary Education Minis
Webster Shamu Desperate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
AFTER spending a few years outside ZANU-PF, Higher and Tertiary Education Minister, Jonathan Moyo bounced back in 2008 and famously declare: "It's cold out there." Earlier this year, Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa also famously declared: "If you... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kasukuwere Blocks City of Harare DismissalsLocal Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Cde Saviour Kasuku
Kasukuwere Blocks City of Harare Dismissals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Cde Saviour Kasukuwere has reversed the decision by the Harare City Council to dismiss 3000 council workers based on the Supreme Court ruling upholding an employer's right to fire workers... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Blocks City's Bid to Fire 3 000Nyemudzai Kakore — Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister
Govt Blocks City's Bid to Fire 3 000
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Nyemudzai Kakore — Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has stopped Harare City Council from firing 3 000 workers at one fell swoop without giving a proper explanation for the move. At least 3 000 council... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six Face Zanu-PF Disciplinary HearingThe Zanu-PF National Disciplinary Committee is working to clear six pending dis
Six Face Zanu-PF Disciplinary Hearing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The Zanu-PF National Disciplinary Committee is working to clear six pending disciplinary cases involving some senior party officials implicated in a nefarious plot to unconstitutionally depose President Mugabe. Chaired by Vice President Phelekezela... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Commission Takes Charge of Gweru Council AffairsLOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has appointed a commission to run
Govt Commission Takes Charge of Gweru Council Affairs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
LOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has appointed a commission to run the affairs at Gweru City Council. This comes after the minister recently suspended mayor, Hamutendi Kombayi, his deputy and 14 other councillors on allegations of gross... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Government Minister Blocks Harare Mass DismissalsLOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has blocked Harare City Council's
Local Government Minister Blocks Harare Mass Dismissals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
LOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has blocked Harare City Council's plan to fire 3,000 people, arguing that the move would create chaos in the capital. Speaking after addressing residents in Hatcliffe, Kasukuwere said government will not... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt commission takes over Gweru councilLOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has appointed a commission to run
Govt commission takes over Gweru council
New Zimbabwe / Posted 14 days ago
LOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has appointed a commission to run the affairs at Gweru City Council. This comes after the minister recently suspended mayor, Hamutendi Kombayi, his deputy and 14 other councillors on allegations of gross... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kasukuwere blocks Harare mass dismissalsLOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has blocked Harare City Council’s
Kasukuwere blocks Harare mass dismissals
New Zimbabwe / Posted 14 days ago
LOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has blocked Harare City Council’s plan to fire 3,000 people, arguing that the move would create chaos in the capital. Speaking after addressing residents in Hatcliffe, Kasukuwere said government will not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Six Zanu-PF Members Face Disciplinary ActionThe Zanu-PF National Disciplinary Committee is working to resolve six disciplin
Six Zanu-PF Members Face Disciplinary Action
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Zanu-PF National Disciplinary Committee is working to resolve six disciplinary cases involving senior party officials implicated in a nefarious plot to unseat President Mugabe unconstitutionally. The committee is chaired by Vice President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kasukuwere Approves Marondera Town Council Budget With 4 Months LeftLOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has finally approved the Marondera
Kasukuwere Approves Marondera Town Council Budget With 4 Months Left
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
LOCAL government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has finally approved the Marondera municipality's 2015 budget with only four months before it runs to an end. The budget had previously been shot down by the former minister, Ignatius Chombo, as it did... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Land Barons: Kasukuwere On Right TrackAT least the correct people are now going to pay and be punished for the illega
Land Barons: Kasukuwere On Right Track
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
AT least the correct people are now going to pay and be punished for the illegal housing in several urban areas, rather than the victims. Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Saviour Kasukuwere has taken a fair and rational... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Appoints Gweru CommissionLocal Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere
Govt Appoints Gweru Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has appointed a four-member commission to run the affairs of Gweru following the suspension of the city's mayor and all the councillors last week. The commission is led... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Don't Demolish Houses, Councils ToldMunicipalities must not demolish houses built by homeseekers duped by land baro
Don't Demolish Houses, Councils Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Municipalities must not demolish houses built by homeseekers duped by land barons, Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has said. In an interview on ZBC SFM yesterday, Minister Kasukuwere said the land... Read more
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