Less than a decade after hyperinflation obliterated Zimbabwe’s dollar along with its pensions and savings, the southern African nation is suffering a return to precipitous price rises.
At an international conference on non-communicable diseases, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the World Health Organisation director general, recently named Zimbabwe president, Robert Mugabe, as a new WHO “goodwill ambassador” on non-communicable diseases (NCDs) for Africa.
President Robert Mugabe has fired Zimbabwe’s prosecutor-general Ray Goba only six weeks after his appointment.
The Movement for Democratic Change says chiefs should not be reduced to political commissars for the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front as this is what is happening with the recent promise by ZANU-PF to buy them 226 twin-cab trucks.
Willoughby’s Investments, one of the major shareholders in CFI Holdings Limited, is now seeking removal of three directors including the acting chairperson, Grace Muradzikwa, escalating the war over control of the agro-industrial conglomerate.
Movement for Democratic Change leader Morgan Tsvangirai is back in a South African hospital for a medical review, two weeks after he returned home.