Zim Hikes Fuel Prices

ZTN Correspondent THE Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) has hiked the price of petrol and diesel with effect from today. In a circular, the energy regulator said petrol will retail at ZWL$99.35 from ZWL$97.44 while the pump price for diesel will be ZWL$100.91 from ZWL$97.24. The USD prices for petrol and diesel changed from $1.19 […]

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21-year-old in love with the soil

Kimberleigh Jiro. For most young girls from disadvantaged communities in Zimbabwe droppingout of school at an early age puts an end to any prospects of a better life.  A good number of them turn to early marriage as a gateway out of poverty and some even opt for sex work. According to the Research Advocacy Unit, in Zimbabwe, 31% of girls are married before […]

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Popular Zim businessman ‘Ginimbi’ dies in car crash

ZTN Correspondent Flamboyant Zimbabwean businessman Genius Kadungure is reported to have died in a car accident in Borrowdale, Harare early Sunday morning.  The cause of the accident is still unclear. Zimbabwe Republic Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi was not available for comment. But one of the businessman’s close associates told ZTN: “Yes it’s true; […]

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Will proposed sale of entire share capital of Dawn Properties, by African Sun, benefit shareholders?

Mazvita Samuriwo The Securities and Exchange Commission has expressed concern over African Sun Limited’s intention to purchase the entire share capital of Dawn Properties Limited and has begun investigations into the issue. If the agreement is entered into, the shares will be sold at a price that is significantly lower than the prevailing market rate […]

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Zim Targets 7.4 % GDP Growth in 2021

Blessing Munatsi With Zimbabwe’s 2021 budget launch imminent, government has maintained a positive outlook, with the country’s GDP expected to grow by 7,4 percent next year. Presenting the 2021 budget strategy on Friday morning, Finance and Economic Development minister, Professor Mthuli Ncube said productivity and import substitution, as well as recovery from the impact of […]

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