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As debt arrears reach US$6.7 billion peak, Zimbabwe seeks global assistance

As debt arrears reach US$6.7 billion peak, Zimbabwe…

By Ava Thompson Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube confirmed the country’s escalating debt arrears reaching a peak of

Contango Holdings soars as it lands new investment deal for Zimbabwe project

Contango Holdings soars as it lands new investment…

By proactiveinvestors.co.uk LONDON: Contango Holdings shares soared in Monday’s early deals after it unveiled a new deal which promises

Zim energy regulator praises Chinese investments in renewable energy

Zim energy regulator praises Chinese investments in renewable…

By Xinhua Zimbabwe’s energy regulator on Thursday commended the increasing number of Chinese-funded renewable energy projects in the

RBZ moves to address cash shortage of new currency ZiG

RBZ moves to address cash shortage of new…

By Xinhua HARARE: Zimbabwe’s central bank has moved to avert a shortage of the country’s newly introduced currency,

Nigerian tycoon to begin Zimbabwe lithium production in 2025

Nigerian tycoon to begin Zimbabwe lithium production in…

By Seth Onyango I Bird Story Agency Nigerian industrialist Benedict Peters’ Bravura Holdings will start production at a Zimbabwean lithium

Caledonia’s CEO says decision on $300m Zimbabwe project ‘a strategic milestone’

Caledonia’s CEO says decision on $300m Zimbabwe project…

By Business Reporter GOLD producer Caledonia Mining Corporation Plc has announced that it will shortly be filing a

Australian miner says ‘disappointed with initial results’ from Zimbabwe lithium projects

Australian miner says ‘disappointed with initial results’ from…

By Agencies Australian-based exploration and development company, MetalsGrove Mining Ltd, has fielded results from initial geological mapping and

‘An important step’ – Says IMF on Zimbabwe’s switch to new gold-backed currency

‘An important step’ – Says IMF on Zimbabwe’s…

By Bloomberg News HARARE: The International Monetary Fund welcomed Zimbabwe’s introduction of a new bullion-backed currency as an important

Entertainment

Winky D tops bill for Zimfest Silver Jubilee; festival ‘marks 25 years of celebrating music and culture’

Winky D tops bill for Zimfest Silver Jubilee; festival ‘marks…

By Showbiz Reporter LONDON: The annual Zimfest will return for a milestone weekend celebration in July with an

Howard University cuts ties with Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs after video of attack on Cassie

Howard University cuts ties with Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs after video…

By Associated Press Howard University is cutting ties to Sean “Diddy” Combs, rescinding an honorary degree that was

Nigerians get month free pay-TV after tribunal fines MultiChoice

Nigerians get month free pay-TV after tribunal fines MultiChoice

By Reuters ABUJA: A Nigerian consumer tribunal fined the local unit of Africa’s biggest pay-TV company MultiChoice Group (MCGJ.J),

Nobuntu’s Duduzile Sibanda benefits from US-sponsored entrepreneurship programme

Nobuntu’s Duduzile Sibanda benefits from US-sponsored entrepreneurship programme

By Claire Rudinsky The United States-sponsored Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) has offered programs in nearly 100 countries

Women behind the lens: ‘This is how I see Zimbabwe – thriving in the face of challenges’

Women behind the lens: ‘This is how I see Zimbabwe…

Photographer Tamary Kudita chose this location for its lotus flowers, which produce beautiful blooms despite difficult living conditions

Brand-new dinosaur species discovered in Zimbabwe on the shoreline of Lake Kariba

Brand-new dinosaur species discovered in Zimbabwe on the shoreline of…

By Agencies A team of scientists has unveiled the discovery of a new dinosaur that was previously undiscovered.

Who is Learnmore Jonasi? Zim comedian wows America’s Got Talent judges

Who is Learnmore Jonasi? Zim comedian wows America’s Got Talent…

By Agencies Terry Crews was once Learnmore Jonasi’s childhood inspiration. Now the America’s Got Talent Host is one of

Seasoned veteran Nyanhi appointed director of National Arts Council of Zimbabwe

Seasoned veteran Nyanhi appointed director of National Arts Council of…

By Music in Africa The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) has appointed Napoleon Nyanhi as its new director,

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International

Malawi’s vice president laid to rest; president calls for independent probe into his death

Malawi’s vice president laid to rest;…

By Associated Press BLANTYRE: Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima was laid to rest in his village south of

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Britain’s July 4 election fast approaching; Rishi Sunak running out of time to change the tune

Britain’s July 4 election fast approaching;…

By Associated Press LONDON: With less than three weeks until Britain’s election day, Prime Minister Rishi Sunak is running

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80 countries at Swiss conference agree territorial integrity of Ukraine must be basis of any peace

80 countries at Swiss conference agree…

By Associated Press OBBÜRGEN, Switzerland: Eighty countries jointly called Sunday for the “territorial integrity” of Ukraine to be

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