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Ministry of Higher and Tertiary Education,Science and Technology Development  says all tertiary institutions that have not adhered to the policy of reducing  tuition fees by 60 percent for students on industrial attachment  are mandated to do so with immediate effect. In a statement, Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Amon Murwira […]

Harare magistrate Francis Vhitorini yesterday granted $50 bail to the 27 MDC Alliance activists who were arrested last week on public violence charges The activists, who include seven women, were charged with inciting the election protestors which left seven people dead when army details fired live ammunition at the protesters. The suspects, through their lawyers […]

South African Platinum giant, Impala Platinum, which has a controlling stake in Zimplats is reportedly planning to slash about 13 000 jobs at its operations as part of its restructuring exercise. However, there are no plans to cull its 5 942 workforce in Zimbabwe. The restructuring which is estimated to cost the platinum about US$155 million will […]

Three people have reportedly lost their lives in Gweru, following the outbreak of typhoid in the city. Gweru Town Clerk Elizabeth Gwatipedza who confirmed the development to YA FM News, said the water borne disease has affected parts of Mkoba high density suburb. Gwatipedza added that the typhoid outbreak is likely to have been caused […]

President-elect Emerson Mnangagwa says politics will now take a back seat as government focuses on modernizing the Zimbabwean economy. In an interview with journalists yesterday the president-elect said he would reach out to Zimbabweans that did not support him in the just ended election and try to win them over while reviving the country’s ailing […]

The MDC alliance says it will approach the courts to challenge the presidential election results announced by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission. Speaking to the media at a press briefing in Harare yesterday, MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa`s spokesperson, Dr Nkululeko Sibanda confirmed that they are taking the legal route. According to official results President-elect Emmerson […]

Small scale miners have been warned against processing their gold ore at their homes as it exposes their family members to dangerous chemicals. Most miners use mercury to purify their gold. Environmental Management Authority’s Environmental and Health Officer,Mr Brian Gada told YAFM news that continuous use of mercury is a threat to health hence encouraged miners […]

Zvishavane residents residing in suburbs administered by Shabani Mine have gone for more than two weeks without water supplies. In separate interviews with Ya FM News, the residents bemoaned the water crisis saying it has made their lives difficult. They also said they were concerned the situation would put their health at risk as some have […]

MIDLANDS PROVINCE   Alum Mpofu Mberengwa South [Zanu PF] Joram Gumbo Mberengwa West [Zanu PF] Tafanana Zhou Mberengwa North [Zanu PF] Marko Raidza Mberengwa East [Zanu PF] Dumezweni Mawite Mpofu Zvishavane-Ngezi [Zanu PF] Cuthbert Mpame Zvishavane-Runde [Zanu PF] Ronald Nyathi Shurugwi North [Zanu PF] Edmond Mkaratigwa Shurugwi South [Zanu PF] Edmore Samambwa Zhombe [Zanu PF] […]

The United Kingdom has urged all political parties in Zimbabwe to work together to ensure that peace prevails. In a statement, the British Minister of State for Africa, Harriett Baldwin said the UK is deeply concerned by the violence that followed the elections and the disproportionate response from the security forces. She also indicated that […]


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