Articles tagged 'civil service'

Fresh turmoil as unrest hits civil service 4 March 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration has been plunged into fresh turmoil as civil servants threaten to down tools with only a few months left before make-or-break polls to be held before July 31. This comes as doctors in major hospitals across the country downed tools on Thur...
Unrest hits civil service 4 March 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration has been plunged into fresh turmoil as civil servants threaten to down tools with only a few months left before make-or-break polls to be held before July 31. Read full story in today's paper.
Gvt abusing the elderly 31 July 2017 HARARE - Government is violating public service regulations by keeping in its employ bureaucrats who are way past their pensionable age, the Daily News can report. Civil service regulations on pensionable age and retirement, state that a member appointed on pensionable terms of service before ...
Govt in wage bill headache 3 July 2017 HARARE - Government is still struggling to contain its wage bill as it emerged that this expenditure accounted for 86 percent of its overheads in the first month of the year. President Robert Mugabe’s administration, under pressure to live within its means, has previously pledged to lower its ...
Broke Zim govt can't pay June salaries 18 June 2016 HARARE - Despite its recent propaganda to the contrary, President Robert Mugabe's government admitted yesterday that it was so broke that it could not manage to pay all civil servants their June salaries. The embarrassing admission was contained in a Treasury circular that announced that the g...
Tanzania's President Magufuli 'to slash' civil servant salaries 30 March 2016 DAR ES SALAAM - Tanzanian President John Magufuli has promised to slash the salaries of senior civil servants, cutting the top wage threshold by almost two-thirds. He told supporters that it was shameful that some top officials were earning $18,000 (£13,000) a month, while others were paid as ...
Take bull by the horns 3 December 2014 HARARE - On several occasions, government has made statements of intent to rationalise the civil service and re-engineer the bloat which has compelled it to apportion a huge chunk of its budget expenditure to salaries, wages, allowances and other entitlements. Finance minister Patrick Chinamas...
Zanu PF seeks MDC staffers' ouster 7 October 2013 HARARE - A Zanu PF legislator has called for the sacking of officials in ministries formerly held by the MDCs in the inclusive government alleging that they would sabotage government business. Contributing to a debate on the presidential speech in the House of Assembly on Thursday, Zanu PF Hur...