President Emmerson Mnangagwa has named a seven member commission to investigate the post-election violence that left 6 people dead in Harare on the 1st of August. The commission of inquiry which is made of local, regional and international figures will seek to establish the circumstances that led to the violence, to identify the actors and their […]

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 […]

The Minister of Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage, Hon Obert Mpofu, says government has noted with concern political parties, civic society organisations and individuals who are prematurely announcing election results. Addressing a press conference last night, Minister Mpofu, said such organisations and individuals are violating the Electoral Act and the official declaration of results is […]

Zimbabwe Electoral Commission says the results they are announcing are a true reflection of the will of the people. Speaking to the media on the sidelines of election results announcement last night ZEC Commissioner Dr Qhubani Moyo said they have been guided by the law. In Zvishavane, Zanu PF won both seats with Dumezweni Mawite […]

The government is targeting to increase the country gold reserves to about 100 tonnes in the next five years by establishing gold service centres in mineral rich areas in the country. This comes after government officially opened the country`s first gold centre in Bubi district last week at the same time a Gold Mobilisation centre […]

Zimbabwe Peace Project Director Jestina Mukoko has expressed concerns over gender imbalance in the electoral field, citing patriarchy as the leading cause of fewer participation by women. Mukoko said this has been happening in most political parties in the country. She also urged women to participate in numbers in future elections, as the 60 seats […]

In sports news, FC Platinum coach Norman Mapeza says his team needs to bounce back against Yadah on Saturday following their loss to ZPC Kariba at the weekend. Speaking at a press conference ahead of the away game, Mapeza said they need to pick themselves up in their next encounter. FC Platinum Vice Captain Winston […]

Parents with children learning at Victoria High school in Masvingo are organising a demonstration against the school authorities this Thursday over alleged maladministration at the school. The disgruntled parents have since petitioned against the school`s headmaster Mr John Muzamani, whom they want removed from the school, on charges of running the school. Concerned parents who spoke to […]

Zvishavane Ministers Fraternity chairperson Rev Lizwe Nyoni has encouraged aspiring candidates to promote peace during their campaigns. Speaking to YA Fm News, Rev Nyoni also appealed to the aspiring candidates to fulfil their promises once they are elected into office. In separate interviews with Ya fm news, aspiring Zvishavane-Ngezi parliamentarians Dumezweni Mawite Mpofu and Micheal Timivious […]

The Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe says the country has the potential to produce about 100 tonnes of gold in the next 12 years, if the sector receives the necessary funding and support. Chamber of Mines chief executive officer Isaac Kwesu says for the mineral to reach the target, an investment of $900 million is […]


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