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Churches conduct prayer for troubled Zimbabwe

By Senzeni Ncube THRESHING Floor Prayer Ministries and the Evangelical fellowship of Zimbabwe (EFZ) are set to host their 7th conference, were congregates will pray for Zimbabwe’s failing economy. Threshing Floor is an inter-denominational women’s prayer ministry, which is currently focusing on praying for the nation’s ...

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200 Zimbos killed in SA weekly – Chief Gumede

CHIEF Albert Zwelibanzi Khumalo Gumede who was installed as “paramount chief” of Matabeleland and residing in Johannesburg in South Africa has raised alarm on the high number of Zimbabweans dying everyday in the neighbouring country. Speaking at Gadadi commemorations held in Ntabazinduna last Saturday, Chief ...

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Many still failing to acquire birth certificates

A CHRISTIAN organisation, Trinity Project has noted with concern a high rate of children who do not have birth certificates saying this hinders them from accessing education and other key services. In an interview, Trinity Project director, Phumulani Mpofu said many parents are reluctant to ...

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The demise of education in Zimbabwe

By Trust Gwasunda Education is said to be one of the fundamental needs of a human being, it is also found in Maslow’s Hierarchy of needs. For an underdeveloped third world country that has been and still is in the economic strife the above notion ...

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“Govt must implement development goals”

By Samantha Ndebele  A development lobby organisation, Beyond 2015 Zimbabwe has implored the government to actively participate in practically implementing the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set to be adopted later this month. The Zimbabwean government will on September 25 up to 27 join the ...

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SA govt told to clarify visa requirements

South Africa’s opposition party, Congress of the People (COPE) has warned it’s government to urgently clarify its position on visa requirements in time for the approaching festive season. The neighbouring country came up with stringent rules requiring visitors to apply for visas in person and ...

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“Let’s revive Matabeleland”

By Samantha Ndebele  SAVE Matabeleland Coalition (SMC) says there is need to take more action in ensuring development in Bulawayo amid concerns that the region is still marginalised. SMC advocacy, research and development officer Sanele Hanana said the organisation is calling out all persons in ...

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Zim/SA sign MoU on taxation

ZIMBABWE and South Africa have entered an agreement to avoid double taxation for companies that operate in either of the countries in a bid to promote investment with each other. The two neighbours have signed a memorandum of understating (MoU) on Avoidance of Double Taxation ...

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‘Sign language must be taught in all schools’

By Samantha Ndebele CIVIC society stakeholders have called for the teaching of sign language in schools saying the physically challenged sign speakers do not speak to themselves but also communicate with normal individuals. According to the Zimbabwean constitution sign language has to be taught in ...

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‘Taxation system in Zimbabwe unjust’ – Zimcodd

By Samantha Ndebele  Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (Zimcodd) has described the country’s taxation system as unjust, as thousands of taxpayers continue wallowing in poverty and underdevelopment. Speaking during a media workshop recently Zimcodd programmes manager Nomalanga Ncube said  the taxation system in Zimbabwe ...

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