Tourist arrivals in Victoria Falls shot up 21.6 percent to 119 758 in the first six months of 2017 compared to the same period last year owing to an increase in air connectivity, an industry report has shown.
Norton Member of Parliament Temba Mliswa yesterday said President Robert Mugabe lied to Parliament last week when he said that only 30 pieces of legislation remained to be aligned with the new constitution, but he diplomatic chose to say someone “misinformed him”.
Zimbabwe has effectively shelved plans to extend its Feruka pipeline to Francistown, Botswana citing viability concerns over the project, an official has said.
Maverick politician Joseph Chinotimba caught everyone in Parliament by surprise yesterday when he took advantage of an intervention by Speaker Jacob Mudenda to congratulate Movement for Democratic Change Vice-President Thokozani Khupe for attaining her doctorate degree to ask her two colleagues Elias Mudzuri and Nelson Chamisa if they were not preparing to take over from party leader Morgan Tsvangirai if he dies.
Norton legislator Temba Mliswa yesterday told Parliament that First Lady Grace Mugabe had no powers to stop the investigation into Higher Education Minister Jonathan Moyo because she does not have any executive powers.
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange yesterday eased for the second consecutive day, dropping 4.94 percent to 371.31 points as profit-taking took hold among punters.