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Disaster befell two men at Mataga Growth Point yesterday afternoon as fire razed two cars when two petrol dealers were offloading petrol from a Toyota Raum destroying surrounding properties. Speaking to Great Dyke News Correspondent Handsome Shumba, the owner of the garage one Charumbira said the two were offloading petrol when the fire started.   […]

The Zimbabwe Miners’ Federation says the joint training partnership with Bestfield Consulting will go a long way in improving safety and health in mines and curb unnecessary loss of life. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News ZMF Spokesperson Dosman Mangisi said the Bestfield Consulting’s US$100 million investment directed towards training, compliments ZMF’s existing […]

President Emerson Mnangagwa has called on Zimbabweans to shun the culture of militancy and demonstrations as problems are solved through dialogue. Addressing delegates at the launch of the Tripartite Negotiating Forum at Rainbow Towers in Harare this afternoon the president said violence must never be used as a tool as it will widen the country’s […]

Government says it is amending the Competition Act to empower the Competition and Tariffs Commission among other provisions to levy administration penalties on companies that violate competition laws. Addressing the media in a post cabinet briefing Industry and commerce minister Mangaliso Ndlovu had this to say.   Finance and Economic Development Minister, Mthuli Ncube said […]

The Zimbabwe Miners Federation says it has joined hands with Tertiary institutions to improve the skill set of its human capital and in-turn improve on safety and production. Addressing mining executives last week ZMF President Henrietta Rushwaya said the sector has had to turn to unskilled labour.   She also indicated that the Federation has […]


President Emerson Mnangagwa  says  the Zimbabwe is open for business mantra strictly prohibits looting as it is the enemy of the country’s  progress.  Speaking during the official launch of   the  2019 Zimbabwe Annual Mining Conference which commenced yesterday president Mnangagwa also said  for the mining sector to fully attain its growth there is need  to […]

In other news……Sugarcane farmers in the low veld of Chiredzi say the on going fuel shortages coupled with prolonged power cuts have immensely impacted negatively on sugar production. Speaking to Great Dyke News reporter Stephen Mawarire farmers bemoaned challenges encountered ranging from irrigation of crops to transportation of sugarcane to responsible mills.   Meanwhile ZESA […]


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