MASVINGO: Elderly couple brutally murdered

By Mercy Bofu AN elderly couple from Mugovera Village under Chief Murinye in Masvingo was this Thursday brutally murdered at their house in unclear circumstances. Acting Masvingo Provincial Spokesperson, Sergeant…

Drug policy reform key to tackling drug abuse

By ZBC Reporter STAKEHOLDERS say decriminalisation of drug users and criminalisation of drug dealers is key to tackling illicit drug abuse in the country. Issues around the criminalisation of drug…

National Hero burial to be held under strict Covid-19 protocols

By John Nhandara GOVERNMENT says all is set for the burial of the late national hero Dr Mariyawanda Nzuwah at the National Heroes Acre tomorrow. The burial of former Public…

Mozambicans return to uncertain future after Islamists pushed back

PALMA, Mozambique Sept 24 (Reuters) – Rwandan forces will help secure and rebuild areas of northern Mozambique destroyed by an Islamist insurgency, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame said on Friday, as…

S.Korea’s daily COVID-19 cases top 3,000 for first time after holiday

SEOUL, Sept 25 (Reuters) – South Korea’s daily COVID-19 infections topped 3,000 for the first time as an outbreak fuelled by this week’s three-day holiday spreads, authorities said on Saturday.…

Britain expected to ease visa rules as truck driver shortage bites

LONDON, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Britain is expected to announce plans to issue temporary visas to truck drivers to alleviate an acute labour shortage that has led to fuel rationing…

Mighty Warriors prepare for COSAFA cup

By Anashe Murombedzi THE Zimbabwe senior women national football team, the Mighty Warriors continue to sharpen their arrows in preparation for the 2021 COSAFA Women’s Championship which kicks-off on the…

Blanket mine targets 84 000 ounces per annum

By Providence Maraneli THE US$12 billion mining economy by 2023 is achievable with one of the country’s biggest gold producers, Blanket Mine, targeting a staggering 7 000 ounces this month.…

President to commission Lupane Bubi dam

THE President, Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa is in Lupane to commission the Lupane Bubi dam. The dam supplies water to Lupane residents, the university and provide irrigation water for 180hactares. Water…

Locally funded capital projects to ease Zim’s external debt pressures

By Stanely James Business Editor EXPERTS have described efforts by the Second Republic to locally fund infrastructure development projects as key to easing external debt pressures. Strengthening debt governance in…