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Entrepreneurs in the Great Dyke say the delays in the issuance of passports is hampering their businesses as they can no-longer go for their business trips and incurring further costs when restocking.Entrepreneurs that spoke to Great Dyke News reporter had this to say.Meanwhile, Home Affairs and Cultural Heritage Minister Cain Mathema yesterday said the Registrar’s General’s […]

The Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe says stiffer penalties are needed if the country is to get rid of negligent driving which has led to the loss of many lives on Zimbabwe’s roads.In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News’ Tatenda Gwezuva, TSCZ Spokesperson Tatenda Chinoda said the recklessness needs to be curbed.the Zimbabwe Republic […]

Schools feeding program which was effected by government to save children from drought prone areas have been hailed with some villagers acknowledging that they they were saved from withdrawing their children from schools on the aftermath of the poor agricultural season .Our news reporter Stephen Mawarire spoke to some villagers in Tazvivinga under Chief Madyangove […]

Ministry of Mines and Mining Development says government will vigorously pursue local value addition of its lithium resources to maximize  export earnings from the mineral.Speaking to the Media, Mines and Mining Development Minister, Honorable Winston Chitando said a number of investors are looking to mine the mineral.Adding that the investors are already working at Bikita Minerals […]

Members of parliament have urged Zimbabweans to cherish the independence that the country attained in 1980 and value the land and resources that the liberation struggle brought back.Great Dyke News’ Prince Purazeni caught up with Members of the Parliament Advocate Cuthbert Mpame of Zvishavane-Runde Constituency and Honorable Omega Sibanda of Vungu Constituency who outlined plans […]

Small scale miners say organization has been key to them performing better than Primary producers in  delivering gold to Fidelity Printers and Refiners.In a telephone interview with Great Dyke news reporter Savemore Sithole Mberengwa Miners Association Chairperson Anderson Tsikira had this to say.He added the 10% decline in deliveries to Fidelity Printers and Refiners was as a […]

Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Union (ZCTU) says pensioners and retrenched workers in the country  are going for months without payment.In an interview ZCTU general secretary Japhet Moyo said they have received reports from pension companies saying that companies default  pension fee payments  thus they fail to pay the workers.He added that companies singled  including Goldfields […]

Zimbabwe Chamber of Small and Medium enterprises says it is rolling out an expo for farmers in Zvishavane slatted for   25th to 26th of April 2019 in a bid to equip farmers with expertise knowledge on various farming techniques.In an interview Zimbabwe Chamber of Small and Medium Enterprises Secretary General Rabson Hove said the expo will […]

President Mnangagwa has slammed the rent-seeking behavior by some businesses that continue to increase prices of basic goods without justification.Speaking at the Zanu-PF National Youth Assembly in Harare, the President said a meeting between Government and various stakeholders was on the cards to find common grounds and to protect consumers that are at the losing […]

Local telecommunications firms say they are reeling under a number of challenges as their operations are heavily reliant on the elusive foreign currency.Appearing before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Information, Communication and Technology Econet Wireless Chief Executive Officer Douglas Mboweni, outlined some of the costs the company was  incurring  adding that operators were charging data […]


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