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Government freezes bank accounts of exiled Zim ministers Moyo, Kasukuwere

ARARE, December 8 ‑ The Zimbabwean government has frozen bank accounts belonging to exiled former ministers Saviour Kasukuwere and Jonathan Moyo. Moyo and Kasukuwere flew out of the country on the day former President Robert Mugabe resigned on November 21 after a military takeover during an operation codenamed “Operation Restore Legacy”, where the military said […]

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Zimbabwe government already squandering massive goodwill – ex-deputy PM

TSHWANE, December 6 – Former deputy prime minister of Zimbabwe, Arthur Mutambara, on Wednesday said the new government in his country was already squandering the “massive goodwill” from across the world, in the wake of 93-year-old Robert Mugabe’s resignation. “There is no momentum [regarding the envisaged political reform and attraction of much needed investors]. At the moment […]

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ANC conference to discuss downgrading of SA Embassy in Israel

JOHANNESBURG, December 6 – The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is expected to take centre stage in Johannesburg on Wednesday when the African National Congress (ANC) will update the media on its international policy recommendations during a press briefing at Luthuli House. Ahead of the ANC’s 54th National Conference, in Gauteng from December 16 to 20, a July […]