Zimbabwe Miners Federation has implored government to allocate more land to small scale and artisanal miners to increase gold output. Small scale gold producers produced 2,8 tonnes of yellow metal in the first quarter an improvement from the 1.9 tonnes they produced in the same comparable period last year. ZMF President Henrietta Rushwaya said government […]

Government says it is looking for investors to partner them in the construction of more schools countrywide. Speaking at an Education Indaba held in Harare yesterday, President Emmerson Mnangagwa said the country had entered a new era in which the education sector was supposed to act as a conduit for investment and to aid the […]

Government says it is in the process of resuscitating 47 more dumps at Shabanie Mine to extract minerals such as manganese, copper and Nickel. So far the mine is trying to resuscitate one of the dumps, with about 250 workers having being hired so far. Mines Minister Winston Chitando says the government will commence the resuscitation of […]

Former Minister of Education and MDC Alliance candidate David Coltart says the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission must continue to monitor the media to ensure that all political parties are given adequate coverage. In an interview, Coltart claimed that public media was biased towards the ruling ZANU PF party but ZEC was not doing anything to ensure […]

The United States government has channelled $35 million to support HIV affected orphans and vulnerable households in Zimbabwe. The program known as Pathways was funded by the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The five year long programme will offer services to 250,000 HIV-affected […]

Government has reassured Shabani-Mashava Mine employees that they will not be evicted from the company houses until they are in a position to possess them. Addressing ZANU PF supporters at a rally held at Maglas stadium in Zvishavane yesterday, Mines Minister and Zanu PF Gutu Central National Assembly candidate Winston Chitando stressed that they reached […]

MDC Alliance presidential candidate Advocate Nelson Chamisa has claimed that his government targets a $46 billion economy by 2023, which will be able to meet the $100 billion target by the year 2029. Addressing party supporters in Masvingo during the weekend, Advocate Chamisa said his economy target is achievable as the country has vast minerals […]

Peace continues to prevail in most parts of the Midlands province with less than two weeks to go to the July 30 elections. A snap survey carried out by Ya FM revealed that most residents are attending rallies freely and wearing party regalia without fear of intimidation. Residents that spoke to Ya FM said they […]

Chrome Miners say they are facing production challenges which hinder efficiency hence affecting productivity. Miners outlined their production grievances during a recent Chrome Stakeholder consultative meeting organised by the Minerals Marketing Cooperation of Zimbabwe (MMCZ) in conjunction with the Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF). Miners stressed that they rely on sales revenue to raise capital and […]

The Zvishavane Town Council says it is working on a plan to rid the mining town of stray livestock. Speaking at a Zvishavane Traffic Consultative Committee meeting Mr Farai Machaka said by-laws have been in place since 2015 and penalties were set at $2 a day for stray livestock. He however said council was at […]


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