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Ownership wrangle continue at Silobela’s Peace Gold  Mine ,with traditional leaders calling for sanity restoration as the mine,which is a Community Share Ownership Scheme initiative , was no longer benefiting the intended community. The Mine which is under Chief Sigodo area with the influence of other local traditional leaders including chief Malisa has for a long […]

In a strange incident that shocked Zvishavane Community , a female security guard,  for a local  school , was  dragged  to cells by police on allegations that she was tempering  with grade seven pupils’ private parts  pulling their labia  with pegs making them believe that the part  was enticing to men. The incident came out […]

Stock theft  has become rampant in Masvingo province with councilors engaging villagers through  conducting awareness meetings in some areas of the province. Speaking to YAFM, news on the sidelines of a meeting held at Nyamakwe township  Ward 16 councilor Mr Munashe Pwanyai  said villagers should beef up security and also  ensure that their kraals  are […]

Service delivery in the city of Gweru has become a complex issue with local authority saying it is incapacitated to render services as it is owed a lot of money by ratepayer, while residents revealing their less commitment in paying for services that they are not receiving. Spokesperson for Gweru Residents and Rate Payers Association […]

Chrome miners are pleading with the government to extend its authorithy in the pricing and payments methods as Chinese investors who are empowered  are imposing a system that is not balanced.Miners argue that they use Chinese equipment like millers  under a contract agreement  of selling their mineral to the owner at a price which remain […]

Ministry of health and child care says although it is giving out all  its efforts to assist cyclone victims with necessary medication in affected areas, health personnel  on the ground  are facing numerous challenges including  accommodation and  accessing  victims in locked areas without  road networks. Ministry of health has set a team of  various health […]

Artisanal and Small Scale miners have revealed their plans to disband their representative body , Zimbabwe Miners Federation(ZMF) to form a new body called Zimbabwe Artisanal and Small Scale Miners federation, (ZASMIF)Miners says the move to morph  ZASMF was necessitated by he fact that the miners felt  they were limited in their activities under the old […]

Government has intensified efforts to partially privatize telecommunication companies Telone and NetOne and is offering the two entities to potential investors as a joint package.Briefing journalists in Harare, Finance Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube said government is working on finding a transaction advisor who will evaluate the entities’ assets, formulate a strategy in terms of earning […]

National Blood Services of Zimbabwe says although national blood levels are in healthy state  there is  need for  donation of more blood  during this time as  cyclon victims can be in dire need of blood,Speaking to YaFm News NBSZ Midlands Information and Recruitment Officer, Aggrey Ngazana said citizens need to consider donating more blood which […]

Justice, legal and Parliamentary affairs Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi says government will soon repeal the law that criminalises wilful transmission of HIV by a spouse or partner in line with global development.Addressing parliamentarians yesterday Ziyambi Ziyambi said the current law perpetuates stigmatisation.The pronouncements by Minister Ziyambi has been welcomed by most advocacy Organisations.  


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