President Mnangagwa Exposes Former First Lady

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President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said that the ongoing land reform seeks to address the issue of multifarm ownership. He also revealed that the former first lady, Grace Mugabe owns a staggering 16 commercial farms.  Speaking during a live show on a radio show broadcast by Capitalk 100.4Fm, Mnangagwa said: The (land audit) is still ongoing and results will be made public. The briefing I have received is that only two provinces are left to complete the process. The main issue we have identified is the issue of multiple farm ownership,…

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ED Orders ZESA To Reinstate 8 Fired Corruption Whistle-blowers

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President Mnangagwa has reportedly ordered Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (Zesa) to reinstate eight employees who were dismissed for being whistleblowers on corruption in the power utility. These workers had reportedly exposed the management’s corruption saga during the time of former Zesa chief executive officer Engineer Joshua Chifamba. The management was involved in corrupt activities together with former Minister of Energy and Power Development, Samuel Undenge, Oscar Pambuka, Psychology Maziwisa and Wicknell Chivayo. The suspended workers are Florence Taruvinga, Gibson Mushunje, Admire Mudzonga, Ackim Mzilikazi, Given Dingwiza, Tariro Shumba, Stephen Moyoweshumba and…

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Man Retrieves US$100 000 & 3 Pistols From Accident Scene

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A security company, Safeguard, has managed to recover its US$100 000 and three pistols from an accident after an eye witness retrieved and returned them to the company. The money and guns were retrieved from the accident scene by one Mr. Mlondolozi Mpofu. The Chronicle reports that a Safeguard cash-in-transit vehicle had been involved in a fatal accident near Lupane on its way from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo. One of the guards died on the spot while two others were seriously injured. Mpofu who witnessed the accident is said to…

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Israel PM’s wife convicted of misusing public funds

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An Israeli court Sunday convicted the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of fraudulently using state funds for meals, under a plea bargain which dropped more severe charges. Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel While the ruling cut short a high-profile trial, the Netanyahu family’s legal woes are far from over: the veteran premier himself faces possible indictment for bribery, fraud and breach of trust in the coming months. In a deal approved by judge Avital Chen at Jerusalem magistrates’ court, Sara Netanyahu was found…

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Hong Kong protest: ‘Nearly two million’ join demonstration

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Nearly two million people have taken part in a mass protest in Hong Kong against a controversial extradition bill, organisers say. Protests returned to Hong Kong streets following the suspension of the extradition bill If confirmed, it would be the largest protest in Hong Kong’s history. Police said turnout was 338,000 at its peak. The masses turned out despite the suspension of the bill – which would allow extradition from Hong Kong to mainland China – on Saturday. Related Articles Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Sunday apologised for proposing…

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Ousted Sudan leader Omar al-Bashir makes first appearance since coup

Ousted Sudan leader Omar al-Bashir makes first appearance since coup 9

Sudan’s former-President Omar al-Bashir has appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown in a coup in April. Omar al-Bashir leaves the prosecutor’s office in Khartoum (Picture by Reuters) Mr Bashir was driven from a jail in the capital, Khartoum to the prosecutor’s office where he was read the corruption charges against him. Surrounded by security guards, the 75-year-old former leader was wearing traditional white robes and a turban. Mr Bashir was overthrown in a coup after months of mass protests. Related Articles Prosecutors say a large…

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Prophet Magaya in US$900k land scandal

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PROPHETIC Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder Prophet Walter Magaya has been sucked into a US$900 000 land scandal after buying a farm which was sold illegally. Kalulu Farm located in Goromonzi, was sold to Prophet Magaya yet it had not been distributed under a deceased person’s estate. This was exposed in a letter dated 7 June, 2019, written by Samukange Hungwe Attorneys on behalf of Nicholas Obert Mukomberanwa to the PHD leader. The Mukomberanwa family through its lawyers is seeking to cancel the transaction and recover the farm. Prophet…

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Chamisa tells Mnangagwa to ‘wake up and smell the change’

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PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa and his peers in Africa have failed to read the mood of young people on the continent and risk being swept aside by the rising tide of demand for change. Chamisa told mourners at a church service in honour of the late Glen View South MP, Vimbai Tsvangirai-Java last week that it was time young people took the lead. “In Africa, there is a problem of failing to understand the generational transition. Our old generation is failing to understand the times. They looked after us when we…

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Mnangagwa promises free education

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President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday opened the 27th session of the Junior Parliament of Zimbabwe as part of commemorations of the Day of the African Child by promising free compulsory basic education for all children. Mnangagwa told the young Parliamentarians in Harare that his government would work round the clock to protect and promote the interests and rights of children. “I am always ready to listen to you, our children, with a view to addressing your concerns,” he said. “The future is ours together. As we celebrate the African Child, we…

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Crackdown against money dealers

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Police in Chinhoyi have launched a crackdown against illegal money dealers and had to fire live ammunition on Friday when they arrested 16 people in the town. However, most of the dealers were released yesterday due to lack of evidence and were charged for the lesser offence of obstructing free passage along the street. But it is the firing of warning shots that got people to talk about the heavy-handedness of the police towards civilians. One of the dealers, who wanted to be only identified as Monya, said he was…

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