The Zimbabwe Miners Federation says formalization of artisanal mining in the country will go a long way in curbing leakages and ensure the country surpasses its yearly targets thereby feeding in vision 2030. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News’ Savemore Sithole, ZMF CEO Wellington Takavarasha said 84% of artisanal miners are not registered […]

Education Authorities have reminded school heads that it is unlawful to suspend lessons without ministry instruction or permission. Speaking to Great Dyke News, Zvishavane District Schools Inspector Trynos Mahlokozera said the ministry position is clear in terms of closure of schools. This comes after some parents at Gresham Primary School yesterday complained after authorities sent […]

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 […]

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 Energy and Power Development Ministry says government is taking measures against independent power producers who are sitting on licenses without meaningful production. Speaking during a post cabinet media briefing on Tuesday Advocate Fortune Chasi said his ministry is currently taking stock of the production from the independent producers to ensure production is underway. Wicknell […]

Irrigation farmers in Mberengwa say their agriculture activities have been derailed by unruly elements that are stealing solar pumps in the area. Speaking to Great Dyke News reporter Tatenda Gwezuva, farmers said they can no-longer properly install their irrigation equipment. /////////////////////////// Young women say they should be empowered academically and economically to delay marriages of […]


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