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Local news for Harare, Zimbabwe continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Old water woes, new war

For close to a decade, Harare's eastern and northern suburbs such as Mabvuku, Tafara, Ruwa, Greendale, Borrowdale, Hatcliffe, among others, have been facing water problems largely owing to the City of Harare's failure to deliver the goods.

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17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Chinamasa Regrets Adopting the U.S. Dollar

Under-pressure ZANU PF Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has said the adoption of the US dollar in 2009 was a mistake.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

In-depth Africa

Beauty and glory, the Sue Peters storya From the catwalk to the boardroom

Beginning this week, we will be featuring stories of phenomenal women who have contributed positively to Zimbabwe, in the process pushing boundaries and excelling in their areas of specialisation.

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In-depth Africa

Cde Chambati: A champion of economic empowerment

A distinguished administrator, politician, businessman, founding member of the Zimbabwe liberation movement and Finance Minister, Cde Ariston Maguranyanga Chambati, died after a short illness at his home on October 7, 1995 and was buried at the national shrine.

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News24

.com | Zimbabwe journalists win free speech victory

Cameroonians in villages that line the border with Nigeria are living in fear of Boko Haram Islamists, particularly when night falls.

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Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Journalism, Robert Mugabe

SW Radio Africa

Unskilled team in charge of Harare Water Project

The controversy surrounding the $144 million Chinese loan meant for the rehabilitation of Harare's water system continues, with a fresh report indicating that clueless staff are tasked with executing the project.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Southtown Star

Vickroy: She's on a mission for change

Lucia Mambure is determined to do the seemingly impossible in her home city of Harare, Zimbabwe: open a school for children with special needs.

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In-depth Africa

Cde Tungamirai the embodiment of patriotism

The passing on of Retired Air Chief Marshal Josiah Tungamirai robbed the nation of an astute veteran guerrilla leader and military strategist.

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AlertNet

Africa's GM-phobia hinders agricultural development - report

Zimbabwean women harvest maize from a field in a peri-urban suburb of Mabvuku in Harare, April 10, 2014.

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SW Radio Africa

US dismisses state reports of plans to block aid

The United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe has dismissed state media reports suggesting that US authorities had further tightened targeted restrictive measures this month, to include blocking humanitarian aid such as food and medical supplies.

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Iol.co.za

Harare 'can't pay public servants on fixed dates'

Zimbabwe's public servants should not expect to be paid on fixed dates, according to deputy labour minister Tongai Muzenda.

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Iol.co.za

Ncube to shut Bulawayo paper

Zimbabwe publisher, Trevor Ncube, who also owns the Mail & Guardian has announced he will shut down his Bulawayo Sunday paper, Sunday Southern Eye.

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Zimbabwe Situation

Bill Watch Parliamentary Committees 38/2014 of 17 July

Members of the public may attend these open meetings, but as observers only, not as participants, i.e. they may listen but not speak.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Nigerian Envoy Hails Zim-Asset

Zimbabwe is on its way to economic greatness and the successful implementation of the Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation will see the country regaining its former glory, outgoing Nigerian envoy Mr Mamman Nuhu has said.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: U.S $20 000 Swindler On the Run

The Zimbabwe Republic Police's Criminal Investigations Department is appealing for information on the whereabouts of Marlven Tapiwa Kazizi wanted on allegations of swindling his employer J and J Transport of US$20 000.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Probe Into U.S $144 Million Council Loan Opens Can of Worms

HARARE City Council officials did not create project bank accounts for the US$144,4 million loan facility obtained from China's Eximbank for the rehabilitation of waterworks, making alleged corruption surrounding the funds difficult to trace, an investigation has revealed.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

Zimbabwe's top court strikes down criminal defamation

The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes Thursday's move by Zimbabwe's Constitutional Court to strike down criminal defamation, saying it is not compatible with the country's new constitution.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Telecel Moves to Tap Diaspora Market

The company's financial services director, Nkosinathi Ncube, told a press conference in Harare on Wednesday that although the local market has been fairly good they had ambitious plans to tap into the diaspora market.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Businessmen Fined for Illegal Power Connection

Two Harare businessmen have been fined US$4 500 by Zesa Holdings for illegally connecting electricity at their business premises.

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AllAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Mine Collapse Cuts Zimplats Output By Half

PLATINUM production at Zimplats' largest mine in Zimbabwe has been halved following a major collapse underground, the company said on Friday.

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