Africa In The News

Mugabe orders sacked youth to be reinstated in goverment departments ahead of 2018 elections

CHINHOYI, August 1 – ZIMBABWEAN President, Robert Mugabe, has ordered government departments to reinstate thousands of civil servants, mostly youths, retrenched in the wake of economic problems. The Southern African country is grappling with severe economic problems marked by cash shortages and unemployment estimated at 90 percent. Companies have been shutting operations rendering thousands unemployed. […]