The Employers’ Confederation of Zimbabwe was today reported to have called on the government to delay elections by five years to allow the economy to recover and stabilise.
Civil servants marched through Harare today and gave the government until October 30 to address their issues.
Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai said his arch rival President Robert Mugabe is a hero, a liberator and the founding father of Zimbabwe.
Youth and Empowerment Minister Saviour Kasukuwere today said Zimbabwe’s indigenisation law which requires that 51 percent of the stake in companies whose value exceeds $500 000 should be held by locals was not meant to dispossess anyone.
Zimbabwe’s annual inflation slowed down to 3.6 percent year-on-year in August from 4.1 percent in July, the Zimbabwe National Statistical Agency said today.