LIVE: MashEast comes alive as ED descends on Mtoko

The Herald The Herald June 9, 20184:12 pm REPORTERS: Farirai Machivenyika, Levi Mukarati, PHOTOGRAPHY: Wilson Kakurira, Believe Nyakudjara, IMAGE EDITING: Jairos Nyamayaro, PROOF-READING: Hazel Vundla ONLINE EDITOR: Happiness Chikwanha The Herald June 9, 20184:09 pm Vice President Chiwenga chronicles President Mnangagwa’s liberation war role during the Zanu-Pf rally held at Chenzanga School in Mtoko today. The Herald June 9, 20184:07 pm The Herald June 9, 20184:07 pm The Herald June 9, 20184:06 pm PRESIDENT Mnangagwa chants the slogan as he greets the multitudes to whom he delivered various messages including…

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Zanu-PF the only party of hope: ED

The Herald Farirai Machivenyika Senior ReporterThe forthcoming elections offer an opportunity to redefine and rebuild the country with Zanu-PF as the only party of hope, President Mnangagwa said yesterday. President Mnangagwa, who is also Zanu-PF First Secretary, said this while addressing the ruling party’s Central Committee at Zanu-PF Headquarters in Harare. “This session further comes in the wake of my proclamation that the harmonised elections will be held on 30 July 2018.“We are thus meeting at a crucial moment in the history of our beloved nation, as the forthcoming elections…

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MDC Alliance ropes in Grace Mugabe

The Herald Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court ReporterFormer First Lady Mrs Grace #Mugabe reportedly funded top National Patriotic Front (NPF) members to force a recall of NPF interim leader Brigadier General Ambrose Mutinhiri (Retired) to pave way for her ascendency in the party, which is reportedly working to join the Nelson #Chamisa-led #MDC Alliance, it has emerged. Mrs Mugabe is reportedly angling for the vice presidency in the MDC Alliance once done with Brig-Gen Mutinhiri.MDC Alliance leader Mr Chamisa, who is also the opposition’s presidential candidate, is yet to name his…

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You can count on us, women assure President

The Herald Farirai Machivenyika Senior ReporterThe Zanu-PF Women’s League will go all out to ensure a resounding victory for President Mnangagwa, the ruling party’s candidate in the July 30 harmonised elections. This was said by Zanu- PF Secretary for Women Affairs Cde Mable Chinomona at a Women’s League National Assembly meeting yesterday. The meeting was the first since the formation of the new Government last November.“The meeting is special in three ways; firstly, because it is our first meeting with you since Operation Restore Legacy; secondly, we meet after a…

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Zanu-PF Central Committee meets today

The Herald Farirai Machivenyika Senior ReporterThe Zanu-PF Central Committee meets to discuss various issues in preparation for the forthcoming harmonised elections.President Mnangagwa, who is the First Secretary of the revolutionary party, said this while addressing hundreds of women from Harare province at its headquarters ahead of a meeting of the National Assembly of the Women’s League. The First Secretary expressed his surprise and gratitude at the high turnout by the women.“I thank you for coming in large numbers today. You are power in Zanu-PF, you are a power in the…

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ED vows to reopen closed companies

The Herald Tendai Mugabe in KWEKWEPresident Mnangagwa has said reopening closed companies and ensuring they contribute significantly to the economy is his Government’s top priority. He has set a target to turn Zimbabwe into a middle-income economy by 2030. President Mnangagwa made the pledge yesterday as he toured Sable Chemicals outside Kwekwe. He promised to support the country’s sole ammonium nitrate manufacturer with foreign currency, as the company sits at the heart of the country’s economic recovery. President Mnangagwa told delegates after touring the Sable Chemicals plant that his Government…

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We’ll silence Chamisa: Zanu-PF Youths

The Herald Felex Share Senior ReporterZanu-PF youths yesterday said they will silence the Nelson Chamisa-led MDC Alliance once and for all at the ballot paper on July 30 when the country goes for harmonised elections. The youths said demands being pushed by the MDC Alliance against the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) were a waste of time as opposition legislators missed an opportunity to effect changes to the Electoral Act when they were in Parliament. zanu-pf youths drawn from Harare yesterday held a solidarity march in the province in support of…

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Women’s Bank opens Tuesday

The Herald Zvamaida Murwira Senior ReporterThe much-awaited women’s bank is set to open next Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) authorised its operations and issued it with a licence, a Cabinet minister said yesterday. Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development Minister Sithembiso Nyoni said President Mnangagwa will officially launch the bank before the end of this month. Addressing journalists in Harare yesterday, Minister Nyoni said the Zimbabwe Women Microfinance Bank’s opening marks a breakthrough for the new dispensation and that the financial institution would be inclusive. “The bank…

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Research should respond to national challenges: ED

The Herald Tendai Mugabe in GWERUPresident Mnangagwa yesterday opened an innovation hub at the Midlands State University here where he challenged institutions of higher learning to reflect the new Government’s thrust that the country is open for business by promoting research and innovation. Commonly known as the Incubation Hub, it is the first of six such facilities to be set up at State universities by August, espousing President Mnangagwa’s vision of industrialising the country and creating a middle income economy by 2030. In his official address, President Mnangagwa, who is…

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