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1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Academics Dismiss Philanthropy Doctorates

Academics yesterday dismissed honorary doctorate degrees conferred on various personalities by the Philanthropy Institute of Zimbabwe arguing that the institution has no authority to do so.

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5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Zimbabwe conjoined twins separated

Zimbabwe surgeons have successfully separated conjoined twin babies, a first for the country's down-at-heel health service and an achievement that has been hailed by President Robert Mugabe.

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8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Govt Expedites U.S $300 Million for Power Plant Expansion

GOVERNMENT has taken a big step towards implementation of the Kariba South Hydro Power Station expansion project by setting up a company to take ownership of the plant's assets, the Financial Gazette's Companies & Markets has established.

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12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Women Venture Into Technological Innovation

For 22-year-old Moselyn Muchena, a final year computer science student at the University of Zimbabwe, it seemed obvious to create a mobile application offering easy access to services in the local catering industry, largely because of the huge number of female entrepreneurs in that sector.

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16 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Chitungwiza Engulfed By Waste and Filth

There is a looming health crisis in Chitungwiza as the town has been engulfed by waste and filth following a strike by council workers.

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17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Toll Fees Hike Triggers Lawsuit - Lawyers Want Increase Set ...

A group of lawyers has filed an urgent High Court application challenging the increase in toll fees, in some instances by 100 percent, announced by Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Obert Mpofu last week.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Scotsman.com

Zimbabwean tourist is eighth victim of crocodiles

A ZIMBABWEAN holiday-maker has been killed by a 14ft-long crocodile at the Lake Kariba tourist resort in the north-west of the country.

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NEWS.com.au

Holmes a Court 'shaken and saddened'

BUSINESSMAN Peter Holmes a Court's wedding has been hit by tragedy after guests were involved in a Zimbabwe train accident.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

In Zimbabwe, journalist detained for covering demonstration

Police detained for several hours a reporter for the independent Daily News on July 3, 2014, local journalists told CPJ.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Platinum Miners Decry 15 Percent Export Levy

Platinum mining firms have warned that the 15 percent levy Government imposed on raw platinum exports could lead to a collapse of the strategic industry.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Govt Seeks Partner for Walvis Bay Venture

Government is considering partnering the private sector in the construction of its Walvis Bay Dry Port facility under a public private partnership arrangement.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Mugabe Turns Zim Into Economic Wasteland, Tsvangirai

THE country's economy has been reduced to an informal wasteland with the Zanu PF government out of ideas on how to stem the slide while President Robert Mugabe remains closeted at his private Harare mansion, opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has charged.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Mutsvangwa Signs Hybrid Rice Production MoU

Businessman and farmer Ambassador Christopher Mutsvangwa has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with a Chinese firm to begin a pilot project to produce hybrid rice, which has the potential to ensure large scale rice production not only in Zimbabwe, but in the sadc region.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: City in New Parking Deal

Parkrite Africa, owned by Zimbabweans and Israelis, will provide parking services to cities and towns within Zimbabwe as well as in the SADC region.

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SW Radio Africa

Legal grounds to compel SA government to renew Zim permits

South African legislator Masizole Mnqasela has said Zimbabweans whose right to live there under the Special Dispensation programme has expired, should go to court if the South African government does not renew their permits.

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News24

Police uncover plot to bomb school in Nigeria

Zimbabwean Agriculture Minister has hailed President Robert Mugabe's land transfer campaign after the country reportedly recorded its biggest tobacco sales in 13 years.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Zesa Electricity Exports Progressive

MANY consumers will be startled to hear that Zesa exports electricity, but oddly enough, at least until the extensions to Kariba South are finished or our industries move towards full use of capacity, it is not a bad idea and will cut costs to Zimbabwean consumers without depriving them of electricity.At the moment Zimbabwe has a very large gap ... (more)

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News24

Lagos fuel depot blast 'no accident'

Zimbabwe's former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai says that President Robert Mugabe has run out of ideas to fix the economy.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Diamonds.net

Mineral Firm Leaves Zimbabwe, Neglects to Hand Over Survey Data

APA: A Canadian firm has allegedly refused to release mineral exploration data on Zimbabwe after it was contracted by Harare to conduct aeromagnetic surveys to find minerals and diamonds.

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Yahoo!

Holmes a Court tram tragedy

Peter Holmes a Court and his American fiancee have postponed their African wedding after a tram carrying guests collided with a freight train, killing one man and critically injuring another.

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