Zim Edition

Police keep Tsvangirai in their sights

Zimbabwe opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai may want to up his street cred, but he'll have to find a way to leave the house first.

Battling Zanu-PF calls in its debts

It's payback time for those who can't afford to say no to the ruling party preparing for its congress.

Taxpayers expected to rescue Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank

Political largesse broke the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe; now the state wants the public to fill up the coffers, but they are not amused.

Dr Grace brings disgrace

The questionable award of a doctorate to the first lady threatens to tarnish the University of Zimbabwe's reputation.

Mugabe caps Grace with a doctorate

Doubt has been cast on the authenticity of the first lady's PhD, which bolsters her bid for a top party post.

Weighty role of the Zim diaspora requires re-examination

The Zimbabwe diaspora continues to play second fiddle in the country's politics and has remained at the mercy of various political agendas.

Zim: Now the Russians are coming too

There are fears the Zimbabwean government is selling off the country's mineral resources for a song.

Zim: ‘Kariba power costs inflated’

Two former ministers in Zimbabwe say corruption is the reason costs have escalated on the Kariba power project.

Tsvangirai’s MDC may split further

Plagued by divisions and lack of funds, those in the opposition ranks continue to fight each other.

Zim stalls over used car debacle

It is seriously damaging local industry but it is making a great deal of money for the government.

Zim: Many claims for radio space

The broadcasting authority has declared a major shift but critics fear it signals more of the same.

Mugabe mops up the blood

The factional battles in Zanu-PF spilled into the open at a 10-hour meeting, with rivals going for the jugular.

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Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

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