Plastics manufacturer, Proplastics’s net income for the six months to June grew nearly threefold to $352 946 from $91 243 reported in the same period last year on increased sales and lower finance costs.
Singer Energy Mutodi could as well have been reading from Wikileaks when he warned President Robert Mugabe to be careful about selecting his successor.
The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria today reserved judgment in an application by model Gabriella Engels and Afrikaaner rights group AfriForum to serve papers on Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe in their pending application to set aside the diplomatic immunity afforded to her, according to the Independent Online.
Clothing retail chain Edgars stores reported a fivefold increase in after tax profit to $567 499 in the six months to July, from $109 119 last year driven by an increase in revenue and savings on finance costs.
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai is still in hospital in South Africa but it now reported to be out of danger.
The case of Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe, in which she is accused of assaulting a 20-year-old South African model, will be heard at the High Court in Pretoria today in what the model’s lawyer said are “preliminary interlocutory proceedings”.