Heaps of platinum ore before the refinery process. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

Zimplats shuts down Bimha mine

HARARE – Zimbabwe Platinum Mines (Zimplats) has shut down Bimha Mine, its largest underground operation, following a ground collapse at the mine last month, a move that will cost the company 70 000 … [Read More...]

Heaps of platinum ore before the refinery process. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

Zimplats shuts down Bimha mine

HARARE – Zimbabwe Platinum Mines (Zimplats) has shut down Bimha Mine, its largest underground operation, following a ground collapse at the mine last month, a move that will cost the company 70 000 … [Read More...]

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“Illegal sanctions”: Zanu-PF`s Big Lie

The myth of sanctions If you tell a big lie, and you tell it often enough, people will believe it. The attribution of this to Josef Goebbels, Hitler’s propaganda minister, is fiercely contested. … [Read More...]

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Urban Life Without Water

In one section of Chitungwiza, an outer suburb of Harare, some children under 10 years old walk to the “toilet” at the same time. “But that is not possible,” I tell my niece Shamiso and her husband … [Read More...]

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Zanu pins hopes on EU measures removal

Zanu (PF) is pinning its hopes to revive the economy on the total removal of targeted measures and resumption of direct funding by the European Union. The EU has indicated that it will resume dealing … [Read More...]

[FFZE Pictures] No water, no power – what has our government done for us?

No running water, frequent blackouts and garbage piling up by the side of the road -- these are the scenes of daily life for people in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare. In what should be a prosperous and … [Read More...]