The government now wants to reduce the number of diamond mining companies in Marange from seven to two because they have not accounted for the revenue from their operations and has already notified the mining companies.
A Chitungwiza court today barred the Chitungwiza Municipality from demolishing houses that it said were built on undesignated sites saying that this would be an infringement of the owners’ constitutional rights.
Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa today confronted the United States ambassador to Zimbabwe Bruce Wharton at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo over the United States’s freeze of the Zimbabwean embassy account in Washington.
Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa today said foreigners can remain with, or acquire, majority shareholding in banks but said the 51 percent local ownership in mining will continue to be enforced.
The media was today awash with news about the sacrifices President Robert Mugabe has made to earn a meagre US$4 000 a month, the lowest salary for any Head of State in Southern Africa.
Vice-President Joice Mujuru today called on churches to help curb corruption which has been under the spotlight for the past five months.