Zim leader hints at lock-down review

ZTN Correspondent ZIMBABWE’S President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said he will review the country’s lockdown conditions, in the wake of the continued exponential increase in Covid-19 cases.   President Mnangagwa told the Zanu PF Politburo that, “the recent rapid spike of infections requires that we make another review of the Covid-19 lockdown measures soon”.  On Thursday the […]

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Choto on failed Arsenal move

Mukudzei Chingwere Former Zimbabwe international defender Dickson Choto has opened up on a failed move to English Premier League heavyweights, Arsenal. Choto confirmed that he was tracked by scouts sent by former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger in 2007, but despite ‘impressing’ the move suffered a still birth because of an injury. Polish goalkeeper Lucasz Fabianski […]

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Zim Health Minister Fired

ZTN Correspondent. Zimbabwe’s Minister of Health and Child Care, Obadiah Moyo has been fired from Cabinet. Chief Secretary to the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda announced Dr Moyo’s dismissal on Tuesday night. In a statement, Dr Sibanda said the Health Minister was “removed from office of Cabinet Minister with immediate effect for conduct inappropriate for […]

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Zimbabwe shuts Stock Exchange, Ecocash, One Money

ZTN Correspondent The Zimbabwe Government has suspended the stock exchange and mobile phone-based transactions “to deal with malpractices, criminality andeconomic sabotage”. In a statement on Friday, Secretary for Information Nick Mangwana said “impeccable intelligence” shows that mobile phone-based money service providers were colluding “in illicit activities that are sabotaging the economy”. He said the Zimbabwe […]

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Zim mourns Biggie Zuze

ZTN Reporter  Zimbabweans have put their football club affiliations aside as they mourn Dynamos assistant coach Biggie Zuze. The 55 –year old Zuze died in Harare on Thursday after a short illness.  He was rushed to a medical facility at Highglen Shopping Complex in the morning after complaining of breathing difficulties before breathing his last […]

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Zim Fuel price up 150 percent

Ndakaziva Majaka FUEL prices in Zimbabwe have surged by about 150 percent, effective June 24 following an earlier review of the country’s exchange rate. According to a schedule released by the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA), petrol will now retail at ZW$71.62 up from an average of ZWL$28. In USD terms, a litre of petrol […]

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