Harare council takes delivery of wrong refuse trucks

HARARE City Council (HCC) which took delivery of single skip trucks instead of double skip trucks from FAW Zimbabwe are contemplating taking action against the supplier. Council environmental manageme...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 July 2019


Harare's refuse trucks stuck in SA

HARARE City Council (HCC) is failing to collect garbage as 15 refuse compactors are still stuck in South Africa because of lack of foreign currency to pay for their duty. Harare mayor Herbert Gomba sa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 July 2019


Obert Mpofu 'refuses' to answer questions in court

EMBATTLED Zanu-PF secretary for administration and former Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu yesterday refused to answer questions thrown at him by Ntabazinduna Chief Nhlanhlayemangwe Felix Ndiweni's l...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2019


MDC councillors refuse to declare assets

THE majority of Bulawayo councillors have refused to declare their assets and interests, notwithstanding pressure from residents, with mayor Solomon Mguni calling the move "a voluntary exercise".Only ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 April 2019


Mthuli Ncube refuses to relax tax thresholds

Finance minister Mthuli Ncube has refused to relax non-taxable income thresholds to $400 saying Treasury needs every penny it can raise to respond to the tough budgetary environment.In his 2019 nation...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 January 2019


'Intern' doctors refuse to return to work

The negotiations between health workers and Government yesterday failed to lure striking doctors back to work as they insisted on their demands despite the employer offering to review their allowances...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 January 2019


'MDC Alliance has refused to be cowed'

MDC chief whip and Chikanga-Dangamvura legislator Prosper Mutseyami said some opposition legislators had received threatening messages from unknown people, warning them to watch their steps and stop t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 November 2018


Mpofu refuses to testify in Chief Ndiweni case

HOME Affairs minister Obert Mpofu has declined to testify in a case in which Ntabazinduna chief, FelixNhlanhlayemangwe Ndiweni, and 23 villagers are accused of destroying a villager's fence and kraal....

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 July 2018


Foreign currency crisis adds to Harare's refuse woes

HARARE mayor Bernard Manyenyeni yesterday said foreign currency shortages had hampered the local authority's plans to buy additional refuse collection trucks.Manyenyeni told NewsDay that they had so f...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2018


Harare gets more refuse compactors

Six refuse trucks which are part of the 30 compactors bought by Harare City Council from automotive manufacturer FAW Group Corporation for $3,1 million have been delivered after the Reserve Bank of Zi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 June 2018


Charumbira refuses to comply with a recent High Court order

CHIEF'S Council president Fortune Charumbira has dug in and refused to comply with a recent High Court order compelling him to publicly apologise for urging traditional leaders to support the ruling Z...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 June 2018


What if defeated junta, Mnangagwa refuses to go?

TOP academic and publisher Ibbo Mandaza has called for a post-election national and international contingency plan on Zimbabwe if the military-backed Emmerson Mnangagwa government refuses to hand over...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 May 2018


City refuse trucks deal in limbo

Harare is failing to secure foreign currency required to collect 21 outstanding refuse compactors bought from automotive manufacturer FAW Group Corporation for $3,1 million.The company has already del...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 April 2018


Parastatals refuse to avail staff complement

The Labour and Social Welfare ministry is facing resistance from government's 90 parastatals to avail the exact number of people they employ. Speaking at a workshop on strategies for employment promot...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 April 2018


Mugabe refuses to go quietly

Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe appears to have no intention of going quietly into retirement following his removal from power last November.In recent weeks the 94-year-old has seemed to tac...

By Bill Corcoran in Cape Town | Published: 22 March 2018


Police refuse to open Mugabe Gukurahundi docket

POLICE in Bulawayo yesterday reportedly declined to open a genocide docket against former President Robert Mugabe after members of the Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) sought to have him charged for Guk...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 March 2018


Mugabe refuses to leave Mazowe farm

FORMER President Robert Mugabe's family business, Gushungo Holdings, which was last month, through its security officer Mkhululi Nyoni, ordered off Smithfield Farm in Mazowe, has vowed to stay put arg...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 February 2018


Mnangagwa refuses to apologise for Zim genocide

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa refused to apologise for his role in the Gukurahundi atrocities in which some 20,000 civilians were killed at the hands of the military in the southern parts of the countr...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 January 2018


'Joshua Nkomo refused presidential offer'

The late vice president Joshua Nkomo turned down an offer to become the country's president in a coalition government formed after the 1980 elections, Zapu president Dumiso Dabengwa claims.Instead, th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 January 2018


'Banks have right to refuse opening accounts'

FINANCE deputy minister Terrence Mukupe has said banks have the right to refuse opening accounts for new clients as they are private enterprises.Responding to MDC-T legislator Bacilli Majaya in the Na...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 January 2018


Tongaat refuse to buy settlers' cane

HUNDREDS of farmers who last year seized 4 400 hectares of sugarcane fields from Tongaat Hulett in Chiredzi are now in a quandary after the agro-industrial giant refused to buy their crop.The farmers,...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 August 2017


Nigel Chanakira refuses to step down

Kingdom Bank founder Nigel Chanakira says he is not stepping down from the board of AfrAsia Kingdom Holdings Ltd, the holding company that controls the bank.His comments come in the wake of speculatio...

By Business reporter | Published: 26 July 2013


Morsi refuses to quit amid new bloodshed

Cairo - Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi vowed he would not quit despite mass protests demanding his resignation and an army ultimatum as fresh deadly violence rocked capital Cairo.In a televised addre...

By AFP | Published: 03 July 2013

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