Articles tagged 'oppah muchinguri kashiri'

Muchinguri-Kashiri makes history 10 November 2018 HARARE - Defence minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri has made history by becoming one of the only two women who occupy the Defence portfolio in the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) region. According to Southern Africa Today Vol No.6, Zimbabwe and South Africa are the only Sadc count...
Minister's claims stun supporters 1 November 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's per capita income has grown from US$900 to US$1 900 over the past year in spite of the appearances of worsening economic climate, setting it on course to meet its target of being a middle income country by 2030, a senior government official has sensationally claimed. Defenc...
DRC war survivors want compensation for trauma 17 October 2018 HARARE - Ex-Zimbabwean soldiers who fought in an expensive civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo two decades ago have appealed to Defence and War Veterans minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri to help them to get compensation for trauma as well as the gruesome deaths of their colleagues there...
Uproar as military grabs RioZim mine 4 October 2018 HARARE - Listed mining company RioZim Limited (RioZim) has dragged Defence and War Veterans minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri to the High Court after one of its mines was apparently grabbed and handed over to two military-linked companies. This comes after Muchinguri-Kashiri is said to have un...
Deep fear silences Zanu PF women 2 September 2018 HARARE - Since taking over from Mugabe with the assistance of the military in November last year, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has faced criticism for doing very little to achieve gender parity in the top echelons of his government. His ruling Zanu PF party's constitution specifically provides...
EASTERN NEWS | ZANU PF bigwigs face uncertain future 26 April 2018 HARARE - Only two seating Members of Parliament in Manicaland Province are guaranteed of progressing to the do-or-die general elections to be held in July this year after their respective constituencies could not attract challengers in the Zanu PF primary polls, the Eastern News can report. Ma...
Grace sucked into ivory scam 21 March 2018 HARARE - A state-sanctioned investigation into a massive ivory and rhino horn trafficking scandal that prejudiced the foreign currency-starved nation of millions of United States dollars has sucked in former first lady Grace Mugabe. Environment, Water and Climate minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kash...
Grace Mugabe sucked into ivory scam 21 March 2018 HARARE - A State-sanctioned investigation into a massive ivory and rhino horn trafficking scandal that prejudiced the foreign currency-starved nation of millions of United States dollars has sucked in former first lady Grace Mugabe. Read full story in today's paper. [Adz]
16k families invade wildlife conservancies 29 January 2018 HARARE - More than 16 000 families have unilaterally resettled themselves in the Save Conservancy, the capacious wildlife sanctuary which tracks either side of Save River, triggering a potentially deadly human-wildlife conflict. The stunning revelations were made by Environment, Water and Clim...
VP appointments: Zim in suspense 16 December 2017 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa left the country in suspense yesterday after he deferred naming his two deputies to another day, the Daily News can report. “We have vacancies for vice presidents (VPs). This will need me to clear other areas, so I am delaying the appointments of these two...
Govt invests $4,5 million on boreholes 12 December 2017 HARARE - Government has set out to drill at least 840 boreholes at a cost of $4,5 million across the country within the next three months. Addressing journalists in Harare yesterday, Environment, Water and Climate minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri said the programme was aimed at improving sani...
Grace 'cried' in politburo over row with Muchinguri 16 September 2017 HARARE - First Lady Grace Mugabe sobbed in the politburo in 2015 after falling out with former Zanu PF women's league boss Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri, Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Chris Mutsvangwa claimed on Wednesday. Mutsvangwa, who has since been ...
Harare shockingly dirty, polluted: Environment minister 24 October 2016 HARARE - Shocking levels of pollution in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, have seen the city degrade into one of the dirtiest cities in the world, Environment minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri said. Muchinguri-Kashiri — who also lashed out at officials for illegally settling people on wetlands — ex...
Zim in dire water crisis 22 October 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe is in a dire water crisis, with the impeding rains unlikely to improve the situation, Environment minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri has said. Apart from the crisis being caused by the El Nino-induced drought that has ravaged most parts of the country, Muchinguri-Kashiri said ...
Muchinguri opposed my abduction: Mukoko 15 June 2016 HARARE - Human rights campaigner Jestina Mukoko has said Environment minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri vigorously opposed her 2008 abduction by suspected State security agents. The claims are contained in Mukoko's book titled The Abduction and Trial of Jestina Mukoko: The Fight for Human Right...
Govt monitors groundwater extractions 27 March 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe is set to monitor ground water withdrawals as part of strategies to mitigate effects of a devastating drought, a senior government official has said. Water minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri said there was need to properly manage the available water sources, which face depleti...
Muchinguri faces Zanu PF chop 20 December 2015 MUTARE - In what could prove to be the tipping point in the post-congress Zanu PF's seemingly unstoppable factional and succession wars, the Daily News has reliably learnt that political heavyweight Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri is on the verge of being hit with the party's infamous vote of no confide...
Mnangagwa's allies fight back 11 October 2015 HARARE - Allies of embattled Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who together with their Midlands godfather have been on the receiving end of unrelenting blows from their enemies in the warring post-congress Zanu PF over the past few weeks, are fighting back. This is happening as the battle to ...