Articles tagged 'allowances'

Cops yet to be paid for poll duties 8 October 2018 HARARE - Authorities are yet to make full payment to police officers that provided services in the July 30 elections, won by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former spy chief installed after Robert Mugabe's removal in a military intervention in November last year. At least 31 police officers, w...
Legislators renew their demands 2 December 2017 HARARE – Members of Parliament (MPs)have urged the new government led by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to honour most of the undertakings made by the previous government. Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba said they want the new president to make sure that all legislators get diplomatic passport...
Protesting MPs force early Parly adjournment 20 October 2017 HARARE - Angry legislators across the political divide yesterday forced the early adjournment of the National Assembly as they demanded their outstanding allowances and Constituency Development Fund (CDF). Efforts by the deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Mable Chinomona to calm down the ...
Parliamentarians owed $15m in allowances 19 October 2017 HARARE - Members of the National Assembly and Senators are demanding $15 million in amounts owed to them for sitting allowances that have not been paid since the commencement of the present 8th Parliament in 2013.  There are 275 National Assembly legislators and 80 senators. Each parliamentari...
MPs threaten to sink 2018 budget 19 October 2017 HARARE - Legislators across the political divide have threatened the sink the 2018 National budget if they don't get a five-fold increase in their allowances. They said they will hold assent to the two Money Bills that be tabled by Finance minister Ignatius Chombo until their sitting allowance...
'Govt not paying MPs sitting allowances' 12 April 2014 HARARE - The cash-strapped government has not been paying members of the eighth Parliament sitting allowances since the beginning of their five-year mandate in August last year. MPs from across the political divide who spoke to the Daily News yesterday accused the Zanu PF government of giving ...