Articles tagged 'constantino chiwenga'

War veterans threaten businesses against price hikes 14 January 2019 HARARE - War veterans have threatened to "deal" with business people who are they alleged were making massive profits through “unjustifiable” increase of prices. This comes after President Emmerson Mnangagwa more than doubled the price of fuel, with the sharp hike triggering a wave of price in...
Health ministry apologises for loss of lives 12 January 2019 HARARE - The Health and Child Care ministry has issued a public apology for the loss of lives and suffering during the just-ended doctors' strike. In a statement published in the press, the ministry expressed appreciation for the citizens' endurance during the crisis. “The ministry of Healt...
'Chiwenga is midwife of new dispensation' 6 January 2019 HARARE - Family of God Church founder and leader Andrew Wutawunashe has described Vice President Constantino Chiwenga as the midwife of the new dispensation. Chiwenga, 62, led the military takeover in Zimbabwe in November 2017 that toppled long-ruling despot Robert Mugabe. Introducing Chiwe...
Govt should urgently resolve dispute with doctors 6 January 2019 HARARE - Morale and motivation of medical personnel require urgent attention, even in the midst of economic challenges. A legacy of poor policies over years has left healthcare devastated.  The current junior doctors’ strike is just but one of many ills. The new dispensation ushered hope...
Solve doctors' grievances ASAP 5 January 2019 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who has reportedly been forced to cut his vacation short due to the worsening health crisis, needs to address the doctors’ grievances immediately. Zimbabweans are dying and suffering because of the continuing unavailability of doctors and for that reason ...
ED panics . . . cuts leave short 3 January 2019 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been forced to cut short his vacation to deal with the crisis in the health sector where junior doctors have been on a month-long industrial action, which is costing lives. In a statement, Mnangagwa said he ended his annual leave to directly engage his...
Doctors' hearing set for today 31 December 2018 HARARE - The hearing where the striking medical practitioners sought leave to appeal at the Supreme Court has been moved to today (Monday) after lawyers representing the Health Service Board (HSB) failed to appear in court on Saturday. Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association (ZDHA) filed an urge...
Mugabe: The second coming 30 December 2018 HARARE - With a clenched fist punching the air in a marquee-filled to capacity with men and women dressed in colourful Zanu PF attire, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga declared that they would be no challengers to his principal, President Emmerson Mnangagwa. One would have been forgiven to ...
Govt gets stick for being insensitive, cruel to plight of the sick 29 December 2018 HARARE - With the doctors' strike going on for weeks without any solution in sight, concerned Zimbabweans have blasted government for being confrontational and not amicable to professional negotiations with the medical practitioners. Apart from the doctors being on strike, nurses have resolved...
Doctors blast 'misled' Chiwenga 29 December 2018 HARARE - Doctors yesterday came out guns blazing, telling Acting President Constantino Chiwenga that government did not spend a single cent in educating them. They said their parents, guardians and family actually sent them to school adding they are qualified doctors who hold degrees from accr...
Chiwenga escalates govt, doctors' fight 28 December 2018 HARARE - Acting President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday warned that government will soon introduce a new law regulating the hiring of doctors after he came face-to-face with the dire situation at one of the hospitals affected by the on-going industrial action by disgruntled medical practitioners...
Cabinet ministers demand cash from investors 14 December 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa, blew his gasket on Wednesday and put his ministers on notice, after he received damaging reports that some of them were demanding bribes from investors to facilitate meetings with him and deputy president Constantino Chiwenga.  
No leads in Bulawayo bombing 9 December 2018 HARARE - Investigations into a bomb blast that missed President Emmerson Mnangagwa by a whisker nearly six months ago do not seem to be heading anywhere, with the probe team still to apprehend suspects linked to the heinous act. Insiders close to the investigations say there were no useful lea...
Zanu PF targets youth vote 26 November 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF is already looking towards the 2023 harmonised elections as they have started rolling out programmes that attract the youth vote. Addressing a “Thank You” rally at Murombedzi Growth Point on Saturday, Mashonaland West provincial chairperson Ziyambi Ziyambi said the party was f...
Chiwenga backs ED 25 November 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has thrown his weight behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa as Zanu PF's presidential candidate for 2023, ending months of speculation linking him to the top job. Speaking at Murombedzi Growth Point in Mashonaland West yesterday, the former Zanla comb...
VP Chiwenga's perceived 2023 bid quashed 25 November 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has thrown his weight behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa as Zanu PF's presidential candidate for 2023, ending months of speculation linking him to the top job. [Adz]
Chamisa dares ED & Chiwenga 16 November 2018 HARARE - An angry opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, yesterday threw the gauntlet at both President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga — challenging them to also testify at the official probe looking into the August 1 killings which saw at least six civilians being shot dead i...
One year after Mugabe: A revolution still not televised 16 November 2018 HARARE - On November 15, 2017, Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe's longest serving ruler was confined to his private residence in the affluent suburb of Borrowdale in Harare, Zimbabwe. This, while armed soldiers took control of the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation's (ZBC) headquarters major stations an...
Chamisa dares Mnangagwa & Chiwenga 16 November 2018 HARARE - An angry opposition leader, Nelson Chamisa, yesterday threw the gauntlet at both President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his deputy Constantino Chiwenga — challenging them to also testify at the official probe looking into the August 1 killings which saw at least six civilians being shot dead i...
Chiwenga fears for his life 25 October 2018 HARARE - Controversial preacher Talent Chiwenga — known for his uncanny prophecies about the country's political situation — now fears for his life after Vice President Constantino Chiwenga issued a stern warning against him for attacking the national leadership. In a video recording, the cler...
Chiwenga fears for his dear life 25 October 2018 HARARE - Controversial preacher Talent Chiwenga — known for his uncanny prophecies about the country's political situation — now fears for his life after Vice President Constantino Chiwenga issued a stern warning against him for attacking the national leadership. [Adz] [GoogleAd]     ...
Marry Chiwenga pours heart out 21 October 2018 HARARE - The ex-model wife of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has spoken out about her bandaged hands and a harrowing story of an explosion that rocked a Zanu PF rally at White City Stadium in Bulawayo that could have ended in her being amputated. In an interview at her Harare home, Marry ...
Man jailed for crashing into Chiwenga motorcade 18 October 2018 HARARE - An unlicensed kombi driver has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for crashing into Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's motorcade. Silent Hungwe, 30, was yesterday jailed by Harare Magistrate Barbra Mateku who also banned him for life from driving Class One vehicles. Mateku in...
Prophet claims witchcraft is behind Chiwenga illness 16 October 2018 HARARE - A prominent South African prophet, Alph Lukau says witchcraft is behind the deteriorating health of Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, raising fears that the Zanu PF infighting might have taken a new twist. Lukau made the prophecy at his Sandton church Alleluia Ministries Internatio...
Chiwenga, Moyo hospitalised in SA 15 October 2018 HARARE - Vice President Constantino Chiwenga and Foreign Affairs minister Sibusiso Moyo are admitted at top South African hospitals where they are said to be in bad shape, the Daily News is reliably informed. The two highly-trained former military men were the face of the November 2017 army op...