Articles tagged 'ed'

Langeveldt back with 'Simply ED' 29 November 2018 HARARE - One of the pioneers of Zimbabwean stand-up comedy, Edgar Langeveldt — who seemed to have been forgotten — is back after years of missing on the stage with a one-man show titled Simply ED. Langeveldt will be holding his comeback show On December 7 at Pan Afrika, in Belgravia. He tol...
ED, Chiwenga present united front 3 November 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa and ailing Vice President Constantino Chiwenga appeared together to announce that Australia's Invictus Energy had found oil and gas deposits in the northern Muzarabani area, showing a united front in the face of widening divisions in the presidium.  Mnanga...
ED officially installed HIT chancellor 3 November 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa was yesterday installed as the chancellor of the Harare Institute of Technology (HIT) at the university’s 9th graduation ceremony in Harare. Higher and Tertiary Education minister Amon Murwira, among other government officials accompanied him. In his ac...
I have 10yrs to empower women: ED 9 October 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said he will be in power for 10 years and during that time, he will champion women empowerment and increase the per capita income of the country to over three thousand. Mnangagwa said this at a Professional Women Executives and Business Women's Forum (...
ED's commission of inquiry faces fresh court challenge 6 October 2018 HARARE - A Zimbabwean woman has approached the High Court seeking to stop the work of a commission of inquiry set up by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to investigate the August 1, 2018 killings, pending the outcome of another case in which she is demanding to have the appointment of some members nu...
Angry ED hunts Zanu PF rebels 12 August 2018 HARARE - An angry President Emmerson Mnangagwa has joined war veterans in accusing some senior Zanu PF officials of trying to engineer his downfall during the July 30 polls by encouraging party followers to vote for opposition leader Nelson Chamisa. This comes after Mnangagwa came perilously c...
Mnangagwa caught offside again 11 August 2018   HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's stunning revelation that he ordered the release of MDC Alliance co-principal Tendai Biti on Thursday has been condemned by the legal fraternity, which strongly feels that it has exposed how the Executive interferes with court processes. In an image-...
ED is taking Zim back into the right track 30 November 2017 HARARE – As Zimbabwe's political leadership is fast getting clearer and taking shape — as the burning questions and lingering uncertainty dies down, for now — it is the beginning of a long new journey. Zimbabweans across the race and political divide are celebrating the unbelievable and unimag...
Civil society calls for full democratisation 26 November 2017 HARARE - As Zimbabweans and foreign dignitaries thronged the National Sports Stadium for the inauguration of new State President Emmerson Mnangagwa, civil society gathered for what they called a “national envisioning platform.” The meeting which comes in the euphoria of former president Robert...
Opposition urges ED to lead by example 26 November 2017 HARARE - Opposition political parties have hailed President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s inaugural speech this week although they urged him to release all those detained so that they have their day in court. MDC Alliance spokesperson Welshman Ncube said the treatment being given to former president Ro...
Pomp, fun-fair, high fashion at Mnangagwa inauguration 26 November 2017 HARARE - The inauguration of President-designate Emmerson Mnangagwa was all pomp, fun-fair and high fashion on Friday. Thousands gathered at the National Sports Stadium to witness the end of the military takeover that oversaw the subsequent resignation of Robert Mugabe. Due to the massive a...