Articles tagged 'daily news'

Soldiers assault Daily news staff 17 January 2019 HARARE - Gun-wielding members of the Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) yesterday assaulted Daily News drivers who were distributing the country's leading independent paper in and around the capital city. The assaults were part of the vicious clampdown by both soldiers and riot police on ordinary ci...
Daily News, Fingaz eclipse rivals again 13 December 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's two most iconic newspaper brands — the Daily News and the Financial Gazette — continue to outshine their competition in their respective market segments. This is according to the latest report — for the second half of 2018 — of the independent Zimbabwe All Media Products Su...
Marketers sample new Daily News on Sunday 1 December 2018 HARARE - Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — the publishers of the market leading Daily News and Daily News on Sunday — last night officially introduced the new-look, bigger and better edition of the Daily News on Sunday to marketers and advertising executives. The first edition of the r...
Daily News launches breaking news service 27 November 2018 HARARE - The country's most iconic and influential newspaper, the Daily News — also the flagship title of Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — has launched a new text service which offers Zimbabweans authentic breaking news via their mobile phones. Commenting on the initiative, ANZ editor...
Reform media laws, govt urged 27 November 2018 HARARE - Media stakeholders have called on government to urgently reform media laws and open the space for new players, as plans to align the laws with the country's Constitution are now in motion. This emerged yesterday during a round table consultative meeting organised by the Information mi...
Daily News, Fingaz dazzle competition 13 August 2018 HARARE – The country's two most iconic newspaper brands — the Daily News and the Financial Gazette — continue to shine like beacons in their respective market segments. This is according to the latest report — for the first six months of 2018 — of the independent industry research by the Zimba...
Daily News soars against all odds 23 February 2018 HARARE - The Daily News continues to grow in leaps and bounds - with the latest independent industry research statistics by the Zimbabwe All Media and Products Survey (Zamps) showing that the newspaper is the fastest growing in the country and the widely read daily nationally.  
Zvorwadza arrested over Daily News story 12 October 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwean police on Tuesday arrested Stendrick Zvorwadza, a pro-democracy campaigner and charged him with undermining authority or insulting President Robert Mugabe. He was arrested by detectives from Harare Central Police Station's Law and Order Section. Zvorwadza, who is the cha...
Mushohwe slams attack of Daily News journalists 4 October 2017 HARARE - Media, Information and Broadcasting Services minister Christopher Mushohwe yesterday condemned the assault by police of two Daily News journalists who were covering a demonstration that rocked parts of Harare's central business district on Friday. Mugove Tafirenyika, a senior reporter...
Police leave Daily News reporters for dead 30 September 2017 HARARE - Two journalists from the Daily News were yesterday left for dead after police fired rubber bullets at them while they were covering a demonstration that rocked parts of Harare's central business district. The police, who were indiscriminately firing pellets at civilians, seriously inj...
Statement by ANZ Editor-In-Chief on police brutality 29 September 2017 HARARE - Today, (29 September) riot police indiscriminately fired rubber bullets at protesters in Harare's central business district, critically injuring Daily News reporters – Mugove Tafirenyika and Brighton Goko –who were on assignment covering the demonstrations. It is by the grace of God t...
Malaba dismisses Mphoko's $50m suit against Daily News 28 September 2017 HARARE - Chief Justice Luke Malaba has dismissed an appeal by Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko challenging the High Court ruling dismissing his bid for rescission of judgment in his staggering $50 million defamation claim against Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — the publishers of the Da...
Moyo denies responsibility for Daily News bombing 6 July 2017 HARARE - Former Information minister Jonathan Moyo has denied responsibility for the 2001 bomb attack at the print works of leading independent newspaper, the Daily News, which was seen by many as a government-backed campaign of intimidation. Moyo, now a Higher Education minister, said on micr...
News galore for Byo, Mutare readers 28 June 2017 HARARE - Starting July 5 2017, your favourite daily newspaper — the Daily News — will give its readers in Bulawayo and Mutare regions exclusive and comprehensive coverage of news in these respective areas. The Wednesday edition of the Daily News will carry unique and exciting news from Zimbabw...
Daily News readers can now buy with EcoCash ta! 23 June 2017 HARARE - Readers of the Daily News, Daily News on Sunday, the Weekend Post, the Financial Gazette and the Sunday Times in Harare and Bulawayo can now purchase copies of their favourite titles using EcoCash ta! Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — publishers of the Daily News, the Daily Ne...
Huge send-off for Daily News staffer 16 June 2017 HARARE – The late Daily News staffer, Sharon Muguwu, was laid to rest yesterday at her rural home in Chikomba District. Muguwu, 28, succumbed to leukaemia cancer on Tuesday. She was described by relatives, friends and workmates as a humble and hardworking journalist willing to learn. The on...
ANZ mourns loved staffer 14 June 2017 HARARE – Daily News staff writer, Sharon Netsai Muguwu, 28, passed away in Harare early yesterday morning after a long battle with cancer. The only daughter and the first child in a family of three siblings, the good-natured and much-loved journalist spent the last four months in hospital, as ...
Saburi appointed ANZ editor-in-chief 1 June 2017 HARARE - Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — the publishers of the market-leading Daily News, the Daily News on Sunday and the Weekend Post — have appointed experienced newspaperman Hama Saburi as editor-in-chief. Saburi fills the coveted head of editorial position at ANZ with effect fro...
Daily News readers win big 19 May 2017 HARARE - Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — publishers of the country's inimitable independent daily, the Daily News, and its sister publications the Daily News on Sunday and the Weekend Post — yesterday rewarded some of its loyal followers in the first round of its hugely popular Subscrib...
Daily News makes key appointments 2 May 2017 HARARE - Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — publishers of the Daily News, the Daily News on Sunday and the Weekend Post — has made two key executive appointments. Sharon Samushonga, who was group chief operating officer (COO), becomes managing director with effect from May 1, 2017. J...
Daily News celebrates six happy years 30 April 2017 HARARE - While Zimbabweans at large continue to go through very trying times as the country's economy continues to tank, we, at the Daily News, have continued to receive grace. In the midst of the difficult times as evidenced by horrendous company closures and thousands of job losses, God has ...
Daily News: More than a newspaper 30 April 2017 HARARE - Zimbabwe is a beautiful country which always leaves me in absolute awe each time I have the privilege of venturing outside Harare and visiting one of our many tourist destinations. Three months ago, I went to the fabulous Eastern Highlands for the umpteenth time for a short break, and...
Courts spotlighted as ANZ celebrates 19 March 2017 HARARE - As the Daily News celebrated six years yesterday, since it came back to the market on March 18, 2011, respected legal eye Alex Magaisa has described the influential newspaper's closure by the government in September 2003 as “not legally sound”. Writing on his Big Saturday Read blog, t...
Mugabe thanks the Daily News 28 February 2017 HARARE - Moved by a comment that the country's most influential newspaper wrote in its edition of yesterday, regarding how Zanu PF is honouring him on his birthday, President Robert Mugabe yesterday thanked the popular daily for its “good message”. In the editorial, Zimbabwe's leading newspape...
Mphoko keeps fighting Daily News in court 17 January 2017 HARARE - Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko, pictured, who has twice lost a staggering $50 million lawsuit in the High Court against Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — the publishers of the Daily News, the Daily News on Sunday and the Weekend Post — has now filed an appeal in the same matte...