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  1. Zimbabwe: Mugabe Expected to Announce New CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Public focus is on professor Jonathan Moyo who was recently asked to step down from the information portfolio following his election as MP for Tsholotsho North last month. Mugabe had handpicked Moyo to occupy a cabinet post even though he had lost to MDC-T's Roselene Nkomo in the July 2013 elections.

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  2. Zimbabwe: 'Grain Reserves Below Expectations'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The Grain Marketing Board has 118 000 tonnes of maize in its Strategic Grain Reserve , well below the 500 000 tonnes that the SGR should hold at any given time. Acting general manager Mr Lawrence Jasi told Parliament's Public Accounts Committee last week that the board has 118 000 tonnes of maize in the SGR against a requirement of 150 000 tonnes of maize per month.

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  3. Zimbabwe: Foot-and-Mouth Disease SpreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    The livestock industry is under threat from the foot-and-mouth disease which has hit most parts of Masvingo, Midlands and spread to most parts of Matabeleland South and lower parts of Manicaland. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development deputy minister responsible for Livestock Production, Cde Paddy Zhanda confirmed the outbreak on Thursday.

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  4. Zimbabwe: Moyo to Be Replaced As Information Minister By Adversary, Claims MliswaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    "You have $4 million being pumped into Tsholotsho to build a stadium but ZIFA has no money and we have no money for food." FORMER Hurungwe West MP Temba Mliswa has warned state media journalists who were being used by Jonathan Moyo to start packing, saying a new minister whom they used attack at the behest of the ousted information minister will soon be taking over.

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  5. Govt fails to pay for 2014 youth gamesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Zimbabwe Situation

    VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appealed for patience to service providers and volunteers still owed by government for work done during the 2014 African Union Sports Council Region 5 Under 20 youth games which were held in Bulawayo. Most of the services providers are still to be paid six months after the hosting of the regional youth games, with sports minister Andrew Langa making repeated excuses that government will settle its debt.

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  6. .com | Two people killed in Zim lift accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Two people have been killed in a horrific elevator accident in Bulawayo's tallest building - and police only found their bodies 24 hours later, reports said on Sunday. Police say a woman working in the National Railways of Zimbabwe building got stuck on the eighth floor on Friday afternoon after normal working hours.

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  7. Shakib highest T20 wicket-taker for TigersRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Bangladeshi ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan becomes the highest wicket-taker for his country in T20I. File photo: STAR Bangladesh's top allrounder Shakib Al Hasan became the highest wicket-taker for his country in T20I cricket today at the Mirpur Stadium.

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  8. Women, water, toilets, and the Water for Life DecadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | AlertNet

    A woman fetches drinking water from a well along a dry Chemumvuri river near Gokwe, Zimbabwe, May 20, 2015. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo A watershed year for many reasons, 2015 marks a new era of development and the end of a Decade for Action focused on Water for Life.

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  9. Zimbabwe: Teen Pregnancies Fuel Demand for Illegal AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AllAfrica.com

    The death of a 15-year-old Zimbabwean schoolgirl during an apparent botched abortion this month has spurred calls for stronger efforts to prevent teenage pregnancies and unsafe terminations. Health campaigners in Zimbabwe say the girl's death in a Bulawayo township highlights the inadequate sexual and antenatal health care available to teenagers, whose parents are reluctant to accept they are sexually active.

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  10. Zimbabwe: Zimasset Collapse - Opposition Backs Zimra Boss ComplaintRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AllAfrica.com

    OPPOSITION politicians have rallied behind the country's tax chief, backing his lament that the government - critically short of cash but still an insatiable spender - was showing shocking apathy in dealing with the country's economic crisis. Speaking to legislators last week, Zimbabwe Revenue Authority Commissioner-General, Gershem Pasi, also complained that the Zanu PF administration was displaying unmitigated myopia regarding the vendors' crisis spawned by the economic crunch.

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  11. Zimbabwe: Jobs Promise - 86 Percent of Zimbabweans Feel Betrayed By GovtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | AllAfrica.com

    THE majority of Zimbabweans feel betrayed by Zanu PF and accuse the ruling party of lying that it would create employment if voted into sole charge of the country at the July 2013 elections, a survey by Mass Public Opinion Institute has established. According to the Afrobarometer-commissioned research which sampled 2,400 adults from the country's 10 provinces in November 2014, 86 percent of Zimbabweans said the ruling party "lied" to the people that they would hundreds of thousands of new jobs once voted into office.

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  12. Genealogy Query - DREWRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Cousinconnect.com

    I am looking for my birth mother. I was born in Bulawayo Zimbabwe on the 10 th of November 1974 and was adopted Lewis and Sara Drew. We think my mother was a young nurse. Possibly of Scandinavian origin in but not a definate.

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  13. Zimbabwe: Bulawayo Council Unveils 4,000 Vending BaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Bulawayo City Council has reportedly unveiled four thousand vending bays as preparation for the removal of infirmal traders from the city's streets in line with government orders. Vendors had taken over most of pavements in the central business district to eke out a living as the economy continues to struggle.

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  14. .com | Zimbabwe teens' demand for illegal abortions soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | News24

    The death of a 15-year-old Zimbabwean schoolgirl during an apparent botched abortion this month has spurred calls for stronger efforts to prevent teenage pregnancies and unsafe terminations. Health campaigners in Zimbabwe say the girl's death in a Bulawayo township highlights the inadequate sexual and antenatal health care available to teenagers, whose parents are reluctant to accept they are sexually active.

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  15. Zimbabwe teen pregnancies fuel demand for illegal abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | AlertNet

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  16. Zimbabwe: 'Zimbabweans Are a Fearful People'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Zimbabweans are a fearful people who have been so traumatised by the ruling Zanu-PF party's dictatorship that they will not freely answer questions of political nature, a spokesperson for the Movement for Democratic Change says. The MDC's Obert Gutu was reacting to a recent poll conducted by the Mass Public Opinion Institute which found that President Robert Mugabe would defeat Morgan Tsvangirai if elections were to be held in the country now.

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  17. .com | Zimbabweans are a fearful people, says MDCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | News24

    Cape Town Zimbabweans are a fearful people who have been so traumatised by the ruling Zanu-PF party's dictatorship that they will not freely answer questions of political nature, a spokesperson for the Movement for Democratic Change says. The MDC's Obert Gutu was reacting to a recent poll conducted by the Mass Public Opinion Institute which found that President Robert Mugabe would defeat Morgan Tsvangirai if elections were to be held in the country now.

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  18. Marxists plot new course for MzansiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Mail & Guardian

    Some Chinese companies that have concluded contracts with farmers in Zimbabwe have been accused of super-exploitation. The Marxist intellectual project in South Africa is utterly chaotic, but by no means could it be said to be in tatters.

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  19. Controversial Export of Elephants to China Appears Under WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | National Geographic

    Sources in Zimbabwe say that young elephants seized from their mothers in Hwange National Park months ago are about to be flown to China. Chinese crews in a Zimbabwe park are reportedly preparing young elephants and lions captured there for transport to China, triggering alarm among activists who fear that the animals are doomed to a life of suffering.

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  20. Zimbabwe: Maize Price Hike LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | AllAfrica.com

    According to ZFU data, farmers produced 742 226 tonnes of maize this past season against 1 456 153 tonnes produced across the country last season. MASSIVE retail price hike for maize and mealie meal is looming as Zimbabwe heads for one of its worst deficit of the staple grain since the 1991/92 drought.

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