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Unki Mine will commission its  $62 million platinum smelting plant today  an occasion set to be graced by  President Emerson Mnangagwa. Unki Mine general manager Mr Walter Nemasasi confirmed the development to the media yesterday. The plant whose construction work started in 2016  after the company heeded to  government’s beneficiation call is already complete. The […]

ZRP Gweru Rural Community Relations Officer Assistant Inspector Kumbirai Nyoni called on parents to ensure they do more to protect their children from perpetrators of the heinous crime. Research has revealed that least 24 women are raped daily in Zimbabwe, translating to almost one woman being sexually abused every hour as statistics from the Zimbabwe […]

Villagers in Nyamunda plots, Bikita District have appealed to Government and the corporate world to assist in drilling boreholes in their area which serious water challenges. Speaking to Great Dyke news reporter Portia Muzorava, ward 10 Councillor Promise Magodo narrated the areas plight indicating that the sole borehole is 20 km away. Global Water, Sanitation and […]

The Mines and Mining Development Ministry says the gold support price initiative is a reflection of government’s commitment to creating a conducive working environment for the country’s productive sectors. Mines Minister Winston Chitando told the media that the ministry is confident of the current measures and their effects on viability. Zimbabwe Miners Federation Chief Executive […]

6 Year Zvishavane Boy Dies Of Electric Shock.

Operation of Hope President Jennifer Mora says the operations are currently underway at Mpilo Hospital in Bulawayo. Operation of Hope has volunteer doctors from the United States of America and Canada. They have been conducting free surgeries from 2006 at Mpilo and Harare Central Hospitals. Cleft lip and cleft palate are birth defects that occur […]

A snap survey conducted by one of our reporters ,  Tatenda Gwezuva revealed that the practise was oppressive and  caused a lot of  challenges especially to families and a girl child as those marriages are normally a temporary measure. Minister  of Justice Legal and Parliament  Affairs , Honourable Ziyambi revealed before parliament that  Constutional Court  […]

Severe fuel challenges hit most towns  within the great dyke for the past two weeks with motorists and other  business fuel users bemoaning spending unproductive time in  long fuel queues for both petrol and diesel . Some motorists who spoke to great dyke news reporter Stephen Mawarire said although they welcome government`s efforts, a lot […]

Vendors who spoke to Great Dyke news from various vending places within the great dyke expressed concern saying they are no longer selling for profit but to keep in touch with their customers whom they fear losing if they suspend the business .They also pleaded with government to also control prices for informal markets as […]

Tobacco lndustry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has warned farmers against selling their produce to illegal markets as they will not be able to assist them in case they are robbed off. There is an increase of  farmers who are coned their tobacco after selling them to unknown buyers who will be promising them satisfying prices. […]


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