Ignatius Chombo

EXCLUSIVE: Zimbabwe’s parliament summons Mugabe over diamond corruption

This is the first time the former president is being asked to account for his actions in office

What we know so far of the events of the military take-over in Zimbabwe

“The National Democratic Project” is in full swing but what does it mean?

‘Spreading alarm over Zim shortages a criminal offence’: Minister threatens media

Chombo said claims that Zimbabwe has now "slipped back to the hyperinflationary days of 2008" were propaganda

Chinese firm gets prime Zim land

Details of a deal for an upmarket estate outside Harare for well-off state officials are secret.

Zim: Transporting ethanol a major safety concern

A road accident which killed 24 people has raised questions about the safety of transporting the highly flammable fuel in Zimbabwe.

Harare council told to abandon hotel project

Minister Ignatius Chombo has ordered Harare to withdraw from a partnership to build a $145-million hotel and to focus on service delivery.

Zanu-PF’s attempt to create an urban foothold

Battle lines have been drawn between Zanu-PF and the MDC as the ruling party pushes to gain control of city councils.

Minister implicated in new Zim land scandal

Ignatius Chombo is said to be linked to a firm granted property that has already been leased.

Council accuses Chombo of ‘cheap politicking’

Zanu-PF minister of local government, rural and urban development has ordered the cancellation of all debt owed by ratepayers.

Disgruntled Zanu-PF rebels stand their ground

Disgruntled Zanu-PF members who lost in primary elections are abandoning the party and ­opting to go to the polls as independent candidates.

Leased farm dogs Chombo

Zimbabwean minister Ignatius Chombo has been implicated in another scandal involving land and this time his lawyer is part of it.

Parking deal divides Mugabe loyalists

South African company may be booted out of a Harare venture to make way for warring ministers, who are also Mugabe loyalists.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

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

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

Press Releases

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