Spare the circus, Minister Kazembe

Spare the circus, Minister Kazembe

Home Affairs minister, Kazembe Kazembe, must be watching quite a load of blurred James Bond comic strips under this partial lockdown. Tawanda Majoni This dude drew out a limping stunt last week. In the wee hours of the morning on Thursday, Kazembe—to read the surname,...
Parliamentary recalls endanger corruption probes

Parliamentary recalls endanger corruption probes

There are fears that the recent recall of key Public Accounts Committee (PAC) members in parliament could weaken corruption probes that the unit was carrying out. Brenna Matendere The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on Wednesday (17 March 2021) recalled Tendai Biti,...
Top Covid-19 taskforce official in court over corruption

Top Covid-19 taskforce official in court over corruption

The director of Epidemiology and Disease Control in the ministry of Health and Child Care, Portia Manangazira, who is also a key manager in the Covid-19 taskforce, has been arraigned before the courts on four counts of corruption. Staff Reporter She is being accused...
Beware the post-lockdown gravy plane

Beware the post-lockdown gravy plane

Tawanda Majoni Covid-19 and the resultant lockdowns around the world, no doubt, killed the life for just about everybody and everything. Trans-border ships docked. That meant loss of thousands of direct and downstream jobs. Travel and tourism suffered. Most sorts of...