UN welcomes US re-entry into Paris Agreement

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres looks forward to working with new American President Joe Biden and his team as the U.S. “has a key leadership role to play,” Guterres’ spokesman said…

Argentina approves Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine for over-60s

Argentina’s government said on Wednesday it has approved Russia’s coronavirus vaccine, Sputnik V, for use in people over 60 after earlier green-lighting it for younger age groups, a boost for…

SA film, Five Tiger, to be screened at prestigious US film festival

A South African film “Five Tiger” has been chosen to be screened at the prestigious upcoming Sundance Independent Film Festival in Utah, America next week. The debut short film in Zulu by…

Djokovic hits back at criticism over Australian Open quarantine stance

World number one Novak Djokovic on Wednesday hit back at criticism of his letter to Australian Open chief Craig Tiley in which he suggested easing of quarantine restrictions, saying his…

Bulawayo’s uncollected garbage eyesore – a health time bomb

By Yolanda Moyo Garbage is piling up in many parts of the city of Bulawayo posing the risk of disease outbreaks in the city. the garbage piles have become an…

Small Scale Miners enter into Reforestation drive

By Theophilus Chuma The Forestry Commission has roped small scale and artisanal miners into a reforestation initiative targeting to recover forests and woodlands severely degraded due to their operations. The…

Current rains excite Shurugwi community

By Mthokozisi Dube Livestock farmers in Shurugwi are set for a better year ahead in the wake of the current rains, which have since filled the dam which they rehabilitated…

First Phase of Chinese-Zimbabwean power plant to be completed by April

By Mhlomuli Ncube A 700 Megawatt power generation plant is taking shape in Hwange with phase 1 of the three phases set for completion by April this year. Mines and…

Trump is ‘livid’ at Biden’s star-studded inauguration line-up of Lady Gaga, Tom Hanks and Jennifer Lopez

Donald Trump is furious that Joe Biden has managed to attract a star-studded lineup to his inauguration, it has been claimed – in sharp contrast to the president’s own ceremony four years ago.…

IMF says working intensively with Sudan to move toward debt relief

The United States, the IMF’s largest shareholder, last month reinstated Sudan’s sovereign immunity and the US Congress passed legislation formalizing the move, following the ending of Sudan’s designation as a…