Articles tagged 'green bombers'

Severance packages for fired 3 700 'Green Bombers' 23 December 2018 HARARE - Government has undertaken to pay severance packages as well as offering entrepreneurial skills to over 3 700 national youth service workers fired from the civil service by Finance minister Mthuli Ncube. Ncube cut loose the youths, mostly drawn from the controversial national youth ser...
Zanu PF 'Green Bombers' cross floor to NPF 23 May 2018 BULAWAYO - The ruling Zanu PF has been dealt a major a blow after about 200 former Zanu PF members and National Youth Service (NYS) graduates defected to the breakaway National Patriotic Front (NPF), citing a number of reasons, including how their leadership was hounded out of the revolutionary p...
Govt fires 3 700 'Green Bombers' 8 December 2017 HARARE – Government has cut loose 3 700 national youth service workers reinstated by former president Robert Mugabe in July after they had initially been fired by the ministry of Public Service. The move is meant to slash the wage bill by dropping the unqualified youths. “Cabinet decision t...
Mugabe saves Green Bombers 30 July 2017 HARARE - The Zanu PF government has yet again been thrown into chaos after the ministries of Public Service and Finance cut loose thousands of national youth service workers apparently without the approval of President Robert Mugabe who has now ordered their reinstatement. This is not the firs...
Zanu PF appeals to 'green bombers' 12 October 2016 HARARE - Ahead of the eagerly anticipated October 22 Norton by-election, Zanu PF is now appealing to the notorious national youth service graduates, famously known as Border Gezis or green bombers, to lead its campaign through the homestretch. Stoking fears of chaos, after a girl was allegedly...
Reinstate Green Bombers: Zanu PF youths 11 August 2014 HARARE - Youths in President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF want the return of the national youth service training programme so as to embed the right ideologies in youths. The proposal is part of a raft of resolutions made at the 6th Zanu PF Youth Conference which ended yesterday. “To recommend th...