Marondera Hit By Water Crisis

By Nyasha Moses It has been over six years since Marondera had a serious water shortage. From the beginning of March, Marondera has had another turn in the supplies of tap water in almost every location but mostly in the high density suburbs in the developing town. The Municipality of Marondera has taken to the streets, raising alarm. The Municipality is making announcements in high density suburbs like Rusike, Rujeko and Yellow City. The Municipality is announcing that there is not going to be a supply of tap water with…

Huawei Is Now A Titanic Consumer Brand

Huawei has announced record financial results for the last year. The company’s revenue increased to $105 billion, a 20 percent annual rise, while profit was up by 25 percent to $8 billion. The New York Times notes that the results put Huawei in the same league as Googleand Microsoft, which both passed the $100 billion milestone last year. The strong results were driven by a massive 45 percent growth in revenue from Huawei’s smartphone division. Its consumer electronics unit as a whole made up almost half of the company’s revenue for the past year,…

Killing Of Foreigners In South Africa Is An Evil Act

When Mandela became the first black South  African  President, after a protracted struggle with the Apartheid government, many people thought that a new dawn of peace in Africa has been born. In Europe he was perceived as  an  icon of rebirth of peace to all the world. He also emerged as one of the great humanist that Africa has ever produced, following the steps of other humanist like KK of Zambia and Julius Nyerere,  just to name a few of them. Most of these humanist were conceived of the philosophy…

EU, UN Plug Aid Looting Gaps

THE United Nations and the European Union yesterday said they had put in place mechanisms to prevent any further looting and politicisation of aid meant for the victims of Cyclone Idai. “We take seriously the reports that the food is being distributed politically. The government of Zimbabwe must review that, this must not happen. The government of Zimbabwe must respect the needs of the people,” the European Union ambassador to Zimbabwe, Timo Olkkonen, said at a meeting with Manicaland Provincial Affairs minister Ellen Gwaradzimba in Mutare yesterday. “The distribution of…

Mnangagwa Pleads With Chamisa?

President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government is wary of mass protests and is working around the clock to create the much-needed jobs for the youths.  This comes after the opposition led by Nelson Chamisa warned that the country could slide into total anarchy unless the thorny issue of youth unemployment is addressed.  An estimated 10 percent of the country’s population is formally employed.More to follow… BYO24

Full List Of Mnangagwa’s Expensive Trips

Since assuming office through a bloody coup in November 2017 President Emmerson Mnangagwa has engaged in about trips with a purpose of either courting investors or seeking to return to a family of nations. This week Zimbabweans reacted angrily to Mnangagwa’s continued hiring of expensive jets to travel on during his trips yet the country is suffering.Analysts said this globetrotting by Mnangagwa (which is contrary to the austerity for prosperity policy) is a business scheme to syphon money via allowances and a travel agency which is allegedly owned by on…

A Male Birth Control Pill Has Passed Human Safety Tests

A new male birth control pill passed tests of safety and tolerability when healthy men used it daily for a month, and it produced hormone responses consistent with effective contraception, according to researchers at two institutions testing the drug. The Phase 1 study results were presented on March 24 at the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in New Orleans. Stephanie Page, a professor of medicine at the University of Washington School of Medicine, jointly led the study with Christina Wang, a professor of medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles. Study results…

Gukurahundi Symptom Of Nation Formation-Mohadi

Vice President Kembo Mohadi has claimed that the killing of over 20,000 minority Ndebele people during the Gukurahundi genocide in the 1980s was in keeping with how nations are formed. Mohadi, a Venda tribesman and native of Beitbridge in Matabeleland South, was speaking in Cowdray Park in Bulawayo where Zanu-PF is pulling all stops to capture a council seat in a by-election. The former Beitbridge East MP, appointed Vice President in 2017 following a military coup that toppled former President Robert Mugabe, also chided Bulawayo residents for what he claimed…

Jah Prayzah’s Mdhara Achauya Song Booed At Warriors Match

Contemporary musician Jah Prayzah, real name Mukudzei Mukombe got a rude awakening yesterday after soccer fans who attended the Zimbabwe-Congo match yesterday at the  giant National Sports Stadium booed him when he attempted to perform one of his 2017 hit songs, Mudhara Achauya . The song which was played only for a minute before the players walked on the pitch for kick-off was met with hostility as fans demanded that it be stopped. The artist, who was the guest performer for the crunch game, was seen giving a peculiar smile but looking…