Gillian Gotora

Intimidation of govt critics persists despite new Zim Constitution

Bullying of rights activists continues in Zimbabwe despite the country's new Constitution, which enshrines democratic rights, says a rights watchdog.

Report accuses Zimbabwe of stealing diamond money

About $2-billion worth of diamonds have been stolen from Zimbabwe's eastern diamond fields and have enriched President Robert Mugabe's ruling circle.

Zim’s Kasukuwere threatens Implats with takeover

Indigenisation Minister Saviour Kasukuwere has warned Impala Platinum he will take the mine over if it doesn't comply with Zimbabwe's BEE laws.

EU seeks to normalise ties with Zanu-PF

The European Union said on Friday it has removed 51 loyalists of Zimbabwe's president from a list of people facing travel and banking bans.

Climate change hits Africa’s poorest farmers

Poor farmers across Africa can see clear signs of the impact of climate change, with the continent already struggling to feed itself.

Zim minister elated with diamond decision

Zimbabwe's mining minister vowed that the country "will no longer be begging" after the Kimberley Process approved sales of its Marange diamonds.

Archbishop of Canterbury meets Mugabe

The head of the worldwide Anglican church on Monday met with President Robert Mugabe to speak about abuse the church experiences in Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe cop-death suspects ‘tortured’ in jail

Twelve wounded suspects accused of killing a police inspector have appeared in a Zimbabwe court, and their lawyer said they were tortured in jail.

Firmer stance on Zim polls needed, researchers say

A tougher stance already taken by regional leaders toward reforms on Zimbabwe can prevent a repeat of bloody, disputed elections.

Tsvangirai’s party regains speaker seat

Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's party regained the disputed Parliament speaker's post in a bitterly fought ballot on Tuesday night.

Police raid party HQ in Zimbabwe

The arrests of Zimbabweans gathered to discuss what they could learn from uprisings in North Africa drew international condemnation.

Alleged Zimbabwe plotters tortured, lawyers say

Lawyers for 46 people facing charges for allegedly plotting an Egyptian-style uprising in Zimbabwe said on Thursday that some had been tortured.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Viral threat no match for Mama K’s Team 4

While most of Netflix’s live-action productions have been suspended, work on Mama K’s forges on from the comfort of animators’ couches and kitchen tables

Under lockdown SA’s working poor is just poor

Last week, the International Labour Organisation warned that the economic fallout of the coronavirus outbreak would have a devastating effect on global working poverty

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The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories