Articles tagged 'public service commission'

Govt retires youth officers 7 January 2019 HARARE - Government has retired 3 365 youth officers who were employed under the Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation ministry, effective last Friday. This is in line with the civil service reforms enunciated in the current national budget and the Transitional Stabilisation Programme. In a sta...
Recruitment of 3 000 teachers authorised 2 January 2019 HARARE - Treasury has authorised the recruitment of at least 3 000 teachers in a bid to improve the teacher-to-pupil ratio which impacts on the quality of education in schools. Government has not been recruiting teachers since 2015 after the then Public Service Commission announced that recrui...
Govt assets now ghost structures 27 October 2018 HARARE - A number of training institutes under the Public Service Commission (PSC) are now a shadow of their former glory with some having been turned into ghost structures. The commission has 13 training institutions with a mandate to carry out activities and services required to institute tr...
17,5 percent civil servants allowance not one-off payment' 25 July 2018 HARARE - The government has said the 17,5 percent allowance awarded to civil servants was not a one-off payment. This comes amid claims that it was a vote-catching gimmick ahead of the July 30 vote. Public Service Commission chair Vincent Hungwe said in a statement yesterday that there were...
Hungwe sworn in as Civil Service Commission chair 1 June 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday appointed Vincent Hungwe as the chairperson of the Civil Service Commission (CSC). The Constitution provides that the chairperson of the CSC shall be a member of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC). Hungwe takes over the chairpersonship of t...
'No going back on ECD teachers' 27 January 2018 HARARE - Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa insists government will not back down on its decision not to pay newly-recruited Early Childhood Development (ECD) teachers, arguing Treasury cannot afford such expenditure. In his 2018 National Budget, Chinamasa made no provision for ECD learning, s...
Govt recalls teachers from holiday 31 August 2016 HARARE - Government has recalled teachers from holiday to resubmit their qualifications as a matter of urgency, the Daily News has learnt. In a memorandum to all provincial education directors, the Primary and Secondary Education ministry instructed both teaching and non-teaching staff to repo...
Mugabe messenger of God: Nzuwah 17 March 2014 HARARE - Mariyawanda Nzuwah, the Public Service Commission (PSC) chairman, has joined the President Robert Mugabe bootlicking club, saying the 90-year-old leader is a messenger of God. Introducing Mugabe during the luncheon to celebrate his birthday on Friday, Nzuwah showered praises on the th...