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 […]

Villagers in Mberengwa have bemoaned the state of the roads and bridges in their area. Some of the villagers in Mataga who spoke to YaFM News said the roads and bridges in their area are in a bad state and this has led to transport problems with some public transporters shunning that route. Those who […]

Government is working on formalising the artisanal and small scale mining sector as a way of promoting growth of the sector. Speaking at a Zanu PF rally at Mataga Growth Point in Mberengwa on Tuesday, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga said government has already started offering small scale miners with machinery for them to increase their […]

The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) Chairperson Justice Priscilla Chigumba says about 100 000 registered voters will not be able to cast their ballot in the 2018 harmonised elections due to irregularities in their voter details. Speaking at a press conference in Harare yesterday, Justice Chigumba said those on the exclusion list will only be able to […]

The Ministry of Mines and Mining Development says it has rolled out a Gold Mobilisation Programme countrywide, which has seen small scale gold producers having easy access to the market. Speaking to YA FM news, the ministry’s permanent secretary Mr Munesu Munodawafa said Gold Mobilisation teams are currently moving across the country and educating small […]

All is set for the 8th Buy Zimbabwe Summit which kicks off today in Gweru. The Summit is aimed at bringing together key business leaders, decision makers and government officials to discuss critical issues relating to the economic development of Zimbabwe under the theme “Building Competitiveness and Retaining Domestic Preference in an Open Economy”. Buy Zimbabwe Chief […]

Zimbabwe Teachers Association (ZIMTA) says it is committed to fighting child labour in the country, especially in Manicaland Province. The country, yesterday, joined the rest of the world in commemorating World Child Labour Day. In a press statement, the teachers’ representative body said it has made commendable efforts in trying to curb child labour, with […]


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