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Nelson Banya

Nelson Banya

    Amplats to transfer 51% of Zimbabwe mine to locals
    Amplats to transfer 51% of Zimbabwe mine to locals
    Amplats and the government said in a joint statement the transaction values the 51 percent stake at $142.8-million. A state fund will take 21% of the...
    Zim inflation increases, growth expectations low
    Zim inflation increases, growth expectations low
    Since 2009, the Southern African country has been recovering from a decade of decline, but the economy remains fragile with coalition government...
    Zim court fines activists for anti-Mugabe plot
    Zim court fines activists for anti-Mugabe plot
    Six Zimbabwean activists convicted of airing Arab Spring videos as part of a plot against President Robert Mugabe were fined and sentenced to...
    Zim to probe foreign firms over ownership law
    Zim to probe foreign firms over ownership law
    Zimbabwe will soon probe foreign-owned firms to establish their level of compliance with a law requiring them to sell at least a 51% shareholding...
    Zimbabwe raises electricity tariffs by 31%
    Zimbabwe raises electricity tariffs by 31%
    Zimbabwe's electricity regulator has ordered a 31% tariff increase, in a move it said was meant to ensure the state-owned power utility Zesa's...
    Zimbabwe gives foreign firms empowerment ultimatum
    Zimbabwe gives foreign firms empowerment ultimatum
    Zimbabwe's government has given foreign firms, including mines and banks, a 14-day ultimatum to submit "acceptable" plans on how they propose to...
    IMF: Zim economy buoyant, more reform needed
    IMF: Zim economy buoyant, more reform needed
    Zimbabwe's economy will grow for the second successive year in 2010 due to positive policies and strong commodity prices, the International...
    Zim constitutional-reform process 'not credible'
    Zim constitutional-reform process 'not credible'
    Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai on Wednesday said violence and intimidation by the military were hindering attempts to write a new...
    Tsvangirai reshuffles MDC posts in Cabinet
    Tsvangirai reshuffles MDC posts in Cabinet
    Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai axed ministers from his Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party from the Cabinet on Wednesday but...
    Zim meets diamond trade standards, says monitor
    Zim meets diamond trade standards, says monitor
    Zimbabwe has met minimum conditions set by the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) and could start exporting the precious stones,...
    Zimbabwe to appeal acquittal of Tsvangirai ally
    Zimbabwe to appeal acquittal of Tsvangirai ally
    Zimbabwe will appeal the acquittal of a top ally of Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai in a terrorism trial, a state prosecutor said on Wednesday, a...
    Mugabe: No halt to local ownership in Zim
    Mugabe: No halt to local ownership in Zim
    President Robert Mugabe, denying a statement by the prime minister's spokesperson, said on Wednesday that Zimbabwe had not suspended its drive to...