Zimbabwe: Opposition’s Majome Sworn in As Anti-Corruption Commissioner

[263Chat] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has sworn in former Harare West legislator and a member of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) Jessie Majome as one of Commissioner for the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC).

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Zimbabwe: Outcry Over Chinese Firm’s Return to Chiadzwa

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -Villagers in Manicaland’s diamond rich Chiadzwa area in Marange have expressed anger at government’s decision to unilaterally grant licences to two companies including one that is linked to the country’s military elite without consultations or following due process.

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Zimbabwe: Alrosa, Anjin Licensed for Chiadzwa

[The Herald] Russia based world top diamond producer by volume, Alrosa and Chinese firm Anjin have been licensed to extract gems in Chiadzwa diamond fields as the Government seeks to exploit its minerals in terms of the Transitional Stabilisation Programme and recently unveiled Diamond policy, a Cabinet Minister has said.

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Zimbabwe: 20 – 24-Year-Olds Lead in New HIV, TB New Infections

[263Chat] Director AIDS and Tuberculosis (TB) in the Ministry of Health and Child Care, Doctor Owen Mugurungi has expressed shock and disbelief at the statistics which are showing that young people of 20-24 years are leading with new HIV and TB infections in Zimbabwe, 263Chat has been told.

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Zimbabwe: Mpofu Threatens to Beat Up Matutu in Front of Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] Former Home Affairs Minister and Zanu-PF secretary for administration, Obert Mpofu reportedly exploded in anger and threatened to beat up Zanu-PF deputy youth secretary Lewis Matutu in front of President Emmerson Mnangagwa during a stormy politburo meeting on Wednesday.

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