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Chaos As NatPharm Fails To Supply Drugs

Government National Pharmaceutical Company (NatPharm) is reportedly struggling to meet demand for drugs at public health institutions, resulting in acute shortages of critical medicines across the country. Last year, government gave NatPharm a monopoly to procure drugs, banning public institutions from purchasing drugs from private pharmaceutical companies. This resulted in …

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Be Considerate In Your Demands, Civil Servants Told

The Government appreciates remuneration concerns by the civil service and is instituting internal processes to address the problem but the workers need to be considerate of Government’s other obligations in their demands, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Professor Paul Mavima has said. President Mnangagwa’s administration has made clear …

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Mnangagwa Crony Alyaksandr Zingman Bags US$32 Million Fire Truck Deal

Local government minister July Moyo on Monday faced fresh accusations of circumventing the public tendering system by ordering rural and urban councils to divert devolution funds to pay for fire engines from a Belarusian company owned by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s associate, Alyaksandr (Alexander) Zingman. The murky arrangement, which Moyo said was …

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Headache For ED As Teachers Unions Join Strike

Teachers’ unions called a five-day strike starting on Monday after rejecting an offer by the government to raise their salaries by 100 percent. The strike call by teachers came on the same day that nurses, doctors and radiographers began their own indefinite strike demanding improved conditions of service. In a …

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Agilitee Reorganises, Targets US$2 Billion Capital

Green-tech company Agilitee, which recently set up shop in Zimbabwe to manufacture electric vehicles and other green energy products, has re-organised its structures as it angles to raise US$2 billion through a global capital raising roadshow. Demand for electric vehicles, which do not use fuel, is surging, as the global …

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Only A Vasectomy Will Stop Me: Temba Mliswa

Super dad says he wants to marry again, have more kids Daphnne Nyakanyanga Features Editor Temba Mliswa is not ruling out getting married again and having more kids. He already has 20 children, 5 boys and 15 girls with different women but is not sure if he has finished growing …

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FATHER OF THE YEAR?

Temba Mliswa talks fatherhood, marriage, family‘I change diapers, do shopping for my kids’ He is an energetic and controversial politician, representing the Norton constituency in the National Assembly. He is abusinessman, farmer and fitness coach – who has managed to sire 20 children in his 51 years of existence. It …

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