Zimbabwe eases curfew

ZTN Correspondent Zimbabwe has reviewed its COVID19 curfew regulations from 6pm to 8pm, Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services minister, Monica Mutsvangwa revealed at the weekly post cabinet briefing in Harare on Tuesday. The current dusk to dawn curfew was imposed in July to contain rising cases of COVID-19.   Currently, Zimbabwe has 5 308 confirmed […]

Continue Reading

Zimbabwe Dollar Steadies at 82.9

Ndakaziva Majaka The Zimbabwe Dollar recorded its lowest drop against the greenback this afternoon after closing the ninth session of the forex auction with a weighted average of 82,9. This comes after the local exchange started steadying last week, shedding 2.5 percent to settle at 82.5 to the Dollar. All valid bids were allotted at $13.8 million […]

Continue Reading

Stranded Zim Commuters Sue Zupco

Kimberleigh Jiro. Zimbabwe’s only public transport utility, Zupco is being sued for failing to adequately provide public transport during the lockdown. This, the passengers say, has resulted in them flouting curfew regulations, and also exposes them to the risk of Covid-19 infection. The Lawyer representing the passengers, Advocate Choice Damiso told ZTN that the essence […]

Continue Reading

Four Harare City Councillors arrested

Kimberleigh Jiro. Four Harare Councillors have been arrested for allegedly being involved in land deals as the Zimbabwe government steps up its fight against corruption in local authorities. Those arrested are reportedly from the Harare City Councils housing committee. Special anti-corruption unit head, Thabani Mpofu confirmed the arrests this afternoon.   Other officials who have […]

Continue Reading

Ngarivhume To Wait Longer For Freedom

Patience Nhamburo Transform Zimbabwe leader, Jacob Ngarivhume now has to wait for Friday to see if he will be released from remand. Ngarivhume and journalist-cum activist, Hopewell Chin’ono were arrested in July on allegations of inciting public violence. Magistrate Trynos Utahwashe will on Friday hand down his ruling on Jacob Ngarivhume’s fresh bail application based […]

Continue Reading

Fortune Chasi fired

Kimberleigh Jiro Energy and power development minister Fortune Chasi has been fired. A statement released by the Chief Secretary to the president and cabinet, Dr Misheck Sibanda, said the minister had been relieved of his duties because his conduct was no longer in line with what the President expected of him. “His Excellency the President, […]

Continue Reading