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Netball Team Optimistic

By Ellina MhlangaZimbabwe's senior netball team redeemed themselves at the ongoing Africa Championships in Kampala, Uganda, to keep alive their hopes of defending the title when they beat Zambia 59-58 in a tightly-contested match...
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Fishmongers Drown in Tokwe-Mukosi

By George MapongaAt least five fish poachers are reported to have already drowned in the recently commissioned Tokwe-Mukosi Dam in Chivi South, as scores of fishmongers have invaded the country's largest inland dam in...
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Zimbabwe: Southern Africa Key Message Update, June 2017

Households are increasingly consuming their own produced crops and most areas in the region are experiencing Minimal (IPC Phase 1) and Stressed (IPC Phase 2) acute food insecurity outcomes. Some exceptions remain in eastern...
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Govt Finalising Cotton Price Structure

By Livingstone MarufuGovernment says it is now finalising the new prices for different grades of cotton ahead of the beginning of the selling season. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Joseph Made said finalisation of...
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Command Beneficiaries Start Repaying Loans

By Felex ShareGovernment has a database of all beneficiaries of Command Agriculture and farmers have since started repaying their loans, Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa has said. He told The Herald yesterday...
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Command Agriculture Boon for Economy

opinionBy Patrick Chinamasa The headline article of The Standard newspaper raised a number of issues regarding the design and implementation of the Command Agriculture programme. These issues were raised, discussed and resolved during the design and...
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Constitutional Bill Reaches Voting Stage

By Zvamaida MurwiraThe National Assembly is expected to vote on the Constitutional Amendment (Number One) Bill tomorrow after debate was concluded yesterday, paving way for polling in terms of the Constitution in respect of...
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Boxer Manyuchi Back in Action

By Gilbert MunetsiFormer World Boxing Council welterweight international champion Charles Manyuchi this weekend dusts himself up when he faces Zambian Kasongo Sherrif in a non-title bout at the Zimart Mall in Ndola, Zambia. The match,...
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President to Unveil 20 000 Stands for Masvingo Youths

By Tawanda MangomaPresident Mugabe is set to unveil nearly 20 000 free residential stands for youths in Masvingo when he undertakes the third leg of the Presidential Youth Interface Rallies slated for Friday at...
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'Fiscal Imbalance Could Stunt Economic Growth'

The World Bank, which projects a 2,8 percent growth rate for Zimbabwe, says the fiscal imbalance besetting the country could affect medium-term economic growth by limiting resources available for structural reforms. The Bretton Woods institution...