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Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya said next week the central bank will review upwards bank withdrawal limits that have been pegged at $300 per week for over a year now. Dr Mangudya revealed this on the sidelines of an interactive meeting convened by the First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa involving monetary and […]Continue Reading
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The U.S. Navy shot down an Iranian drone in the high-risk Strait of Hormuz after it approached a Navy ship, President Trump said Thursday. “The drone was immediately destroyed,” Mr. Trump said at a White House event. The president called the shoot-down a defensive action after Iranians ignored “multiple” orders from the USS Boxer to […]Continue Reading
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by Reuters¬† Zimbabwe’s public sector workers said on Thursday they had accepted a government pay offer, averting a potentially damaging strike in a country facing its worst economic crisis in a decade. The workers had on Tuesday threatened to stay away from work unless the state raised wages to the equivalent of US$475 per month […]Continue Reading
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SEVEN armed robbers were Wednesday afternoon involved in an epic high speed chase and shootout with police detectives from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), in what witnesses described as nothing short of a scene from an action movie. Two of the suspects managed to escape with gunshot wounds, while four died as a result of […]Continue Reading
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GOVERNMENT will in the next three weeks churn out 3 000 passports a day as soon as it takes delivery of equipment to produce the much sought after and scarce travel document, Home Affairs Minister Cain Mathema has said. Mathema told a post-cabinet media briefing in Harare on Tuesday that the machinery that government is […]Continue Reading
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BULAWAYO mayor Solomon Mguni yesterday denied claims he was on leave last week when town clerk Christopher Dube was suspended by his deputy, Tinashe Kambarami. Kambarami and other councillors last week suspended Dube without pay. However, Mguni, who was reported to be on study leave in South Africa, lifted the suspension. Mguni yesterday told Southern […]Continue Reading