Roman Catholic priest Father Fidelis Mukonori has been getting a lot of mileage since he negotiated former President Robert Mugabe’s exit almost a moth ago.
It will not cost a cent but the transformation of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation to a truly public broadcaster could win President Emmerson Mnangagwa the hearts of his critics and once again pull the rug from under the carpet of the opposition.
Vehicles using the Victoria Falls bridge between Zimbabwe and Zambia will have to pay up to $30 in toll fees from next year, as the two countries say they need to raise funds to maintain the facility.
Former Zimbabwe Independent editor Iden Wetherell predicted way back in 2001, only months after Jonathan Moyo had been appointed Information Minister, that while Moyo’s political star would rise, and he could even become Prime Minister, he would go as soon as Mugabe goes.
The Catholic priest who negotiated former president Robert Mugabe’s exit had no kind words for his wife Grace and blamed her for Mugabe’s demise.
Zimbabwe’s consumer price index increased by 0.73 percent to 2.94 percent in November, the national statistics agency reported yesterday.