Completion rate for primary education in Zim declines

Completion rate for primary education in Zim declines

The completion rate for primary education in Zimbabwe has declined from 98.5 percent to 89 percent while the number of Out-of-School children for secondary education worsened to nearly one child out of three, according to a comparative analysis of the 2014 and 2019 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) results.

Covid-19 will continue to claim lives: WHO

Covid-19 will continue to claim lives: WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said Covid-19 is likely to continue with surprises and claim more lives warning against underestimating the disease, which was first detected in late 2019.

Zimbabwe Has A Deficit Of About 3 000 Schools – Education Ministry

Zimbabwe Has A Deficit Of About 3 000 Schools – Education Ministry

The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education (MOPSE) has said the country has a deficit of about 3 000 schools, according to NewsDay.

Junior policemen fume at ‘cruelty’

BULAWAYO - Zimbabwe police commissioner Augustine Chihuri has banned police officers, who are among some of the lowest paid civil servants in the country, from their...

Fuel rationing returns

HARARE - Zimbabwean filling stations were extending fuel rationing on Monday in response to an acute...

Police accused of corruption

HARARE - Police commissioner Augustine Chihuri has ordered the immediate withdrawal of police officers stationed at...

Govt admits failure of ‘new’ farmers

HARARE - Black farmers must use stolen white farms properly as the government was tired of...

3 000 a week dying of AIDS says new report

By a Correspondent
LONDON- Abusive practices by the Zimbabwe authorities, coupled with inadequate health and social welfare...

Decline in state brutality – Forum

LONDON- Human rights violations declined in June because there was less activity by civil society organisations,...

The once beautiful Book Fair sculpture park now resembles a car park.

HARARE- A handful of school children, a few tatty stands and some tables sparsely scattered with...

Mugabe blocks farm seizures

MUTARE- President Robert Mugabe had to intervene last week to stop war veterans from seizing land...

Shopping Basket 10-08-06

Suburban supermarket 6/08/06 REVALUED Z$
Buttercup Margarine - 500 grams 320.00
Heinz Mixed Jam - 900...

Supermarket prices, Harare northern suburb

16/4/06 23/4/06 30/4/06 Increase, 1 wk
Mealie meal 10kg, refined Z$368,000.00 Z$472,000.00 Z$368,000 -22.0%
tomatoes 1kg...

Ndebele 10-08-06

Abantu abazinkulungwane ezintathu bayafa ngeviki ngomkhuhlane we ngculaza
(3 000 a week die of AIDS )
E Harare:...

Mozambicans vent anger at Charamba

MUTARE - An angry crowd of Mozambican informal traders last week barred President Robert Mugabe's spokesman...

The ‘naked’ truth

The largely paranoid regime of Robert Mugabe is showing all signs of fear of...