Development funds Looted and bankrolled Zimbabwe President’s extravagant 92nd birthday party

Looted development funds bankrolled Zimbabwe President’s extravagant 92nd birthday party PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s lavish 92nd birthday party early this year was partly funded by money drawn from the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef), fresh evidence related to a sensational corruption scandal rocking the government has revealed. Mugabe, a fortnight ago …

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Pensioners fight to survive as Zimbabwe economy collapses

Pensioners fight to survive as Zimbabwe flounders Zimbabwean pensioner John Charumbira talks about his economic hardships at his home in Kuwadzana township in Harare 4 October 2016. Charumbira struggles to make ends meet with a paltry state pension of 60 USD . HARARE – They sleep outside banks, skimp on …

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64 year old #Nigeria chief marries 14 year old school girl

  The Katsina Emirate Council on Thursday declared that the marriage between a 14-year-old girl,Habiba Isa, and the Emir of Katsina, Alhaji Abdulmumuni Usman, was irreversible, PUNCHreports. Isa was reportedly abducted by one Jamilu Lawal, who is an aide of the Emir, on August 16, 2016 and was converted to Islam …

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Zimbabwe First Lady Dr. Grace Mugabe Pushes for Female Vice President

By Tendai Mugabe Zanu-PF provinces have welcomed the step taken by the party’s Secretary for Women’s Affairs, Dr Grace Mugabe, last Friday to clarify misunderstandings and misinterpretations of their proposal to have the party’s constitution amended to have a woman in the Presidium. The proposal was read to imply that …

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Vendor has approached Zimbabwe High Court to ensure Minister Jonathan Moyo is arrested for abusing $450,000 development funds

High Court approached for minister’s arrest PRESSURE to have Higher and Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo prosecuted over corruption allegations intensified yesterday after a Harare vendor approached the High Court seeking an order compelling police to arrest the minister. Prof Moyo has been in the news …

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