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Mininstry of Mines and Mining Development has suspended surveyors  in in its Mashonaland West provincial Mining offices. The suspension comes after the ministry has revealed that it was seized with a lot of complaints from stakeholders over service delivery especially from the provincial offices. The suspensions were effected today the 5th of July where the […]

Small scale miners say the deal between Zimbabwe Miners Federation (ZMF) and Glow Petroleum by which Glow will supply one million liters of fuel monthly for miners at Glow garages across the country comes as a timely intervention at a time when production was being affected by the fuel crisis in the country. In separate […]

Government has started installing a fuel tracking system to monitor the movements of fuel on the market. Addressing journalists earlier in the week Information Minister Monica Mutsvangwa said the system is part of measures to reduce rampant business malpractices in the sector. Speaking at the same press briefing Energy and Power Development Minister Fortune Chasi […]

Four Truck drivers employed by a Chinese Chrome company operating in Shurugwi say they are victims of unfair labor practices after being fired by the Chinese investor accusing them of complying with Vehicle Inspection Department (VID) officials who stopped the convoy for inspection along Gweru-Shurugwi  highway. One of the drivers, who did not disclose his […]

The Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers has urged business players to consider the plight of ordinary citizens in the current economic environment before hiking prices of goods and services. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News, Confederation Retailers President, Denford Mutashu said players in the business sector have been guilty of profiteering at the expense […]

The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA) said there is need for large scale miners to help small scale miners in addressing safety issues in the mining sector where impressive production statistics have been blighted by accidents that lead to injury and death. Great Dyke News reporter Fadzai Munodawafa spoke to ZELA  Economic Governance Officer Mukasiri Sibanda who […]

Government says it will punish retailers who are unnecessarily hiking prices. Addressing residents in Chipinge yesterday, President Emerson Mnangagwa urged Zimbabweans to shun traders charging exorbitant prices. In recent weeks businesses have been wantonly increasingly prices of commodities citing movements in the exchange rate instead of predicating adjustments on inflation trends. President Mnangagwa was in […]

Gold deliveries to Zimbabwe’s sole gold buyer Fidelity Printers and Refiners fell by 20 percent to 10,8 tonnes in the first five months of 2019 from 13.59 tonnes during the same period last year resulting from suspected smuggling and crippling foreign currency and power shortages. Fidelity Printers and Refiners (FPR) general manager Fradreck Kunaka revealed that […]

Small business owners and consumers in the Great Dyke have called for better education on Statutory Instrument 142, which brought back the Zimbabwe dollar as they are currently relying on hear-say. In separate interview with Great Dyke News Reporter Stephen Mawarire entrepreneurs and consumers said they are waiting for new Zimdollar notes while others said […]

The Zimbabwe Diamond and Allied Minerals Workers’ Union (ZDAMWU) says it has not changed its position on the remuneration of  diamond mine workers in US dollars because the industry’s products are sold in similar currency. In a telephone interview with Great dyke News’ Steven Mawarire, ZDAMWU Secretary General Justice Chinhema said the union’s position in […]


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