263Chat https://www.263chat.com Zimbabwean media organisation focused on encouraging & participating in progressive national dialogue Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:04:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.263chat.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/263-Chat-Website-Logo-01-3-01-100x100.png 263Chat https://www.263chat.com 32 32 Breaking:First Capital Bank Workers Strike: CEO Locks Self In Office https://www.263chat.com/breakingfirst-capital-bank-workers-strike-ceo-locks-self-in-office/ https://www.263chat.com/breakingfirst-capital-bank-workers-strike-ceo-locks-self-in-office/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:37:33 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51441

Disgruntled First Capital Bank workers Tuesday evening staged a strike outside the bank’s offices along First Street in Harare calling for the management to increase their salaries as the economic woes continue to bite. The relentless workers only  dispersed  around 20:00hrs after the bank’s CEO, Sam Matsekete, who had locked himself inside his office for close […]

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Chivhayo Demands Further Particulars In His $10 000 Bribery Case https://www.263chat.com/chivhayo-demands-further-particulars-in-his-10-000-bribery-case/ https://www.263chat.com/chivhayo-demands-further-particulars-in-his-10-000-bribery-case/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 16:08:11 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51430

Socialite and Harare business man Wicknell Chivhayo affectionately known as  ‘Sir Wicknell’ has demanded further particulars in a matter where he is accused of paying a $10 000 bribe to Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) boss Stanley Kazhanje. Chivhayo, who is double appearing in the dock in this matter, first being the first accused and also […]

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Mnangagwa Has Failed To Attract Investment-US Govt https://www.263chat.com/mnangagwa-has-failed-to-attract-investors-us/ https://www.263chat.com/mnangagwa-has-failed-to-attract-investors-us/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:34:54 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51429

The United States government says President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government slow pace in following through with reforms has negatively affected  the country’s potential to attract investment. With the fall of President Robert Mugabe in 2017, there was so much optimism that the new government would open up the space for investment albeit after reviews of several […]

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Health Sector Should Be Prioritized: ED https://www.263chat.com/health-sector-should-be-prioritized-ed/ https://www.263chat.com/health-sector-should-be-prioritized-ed/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:47:19 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51375

President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday challenged his government to prioritize the health sector. Mnangagwa said this when he officially handed over hospital equipment sourced from Abu Dhabi to the Ministry of Health and Child Care. The equipment, which was handed over to Natpharm, is set to be distributed to major hospitals around the country. The move, […]

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 The Iconic Boma – Dinner & Drum Show Undergoes A Major Refurbishment https://www.263chat.com/the-iconic-boma-dinner-drum-show-undergoes-a-major-refurbishment/ https://www.263chat.com/the-iconic-boma-dinner-drum-show-undergoes-a-major-refurbishment/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 13:37:42 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51424

The Boma – Dinner & Drum Show has a fresh look and feel, with its new décor capturing the style of the traditional Zimbabwean cooking hut, while the kitchen has been rebuilt and modernised and other structural enhancements made. The US$250,000 refurbishment – completed last month – was done to keep pace with the growing […]

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Zim’s Digital Space Has Come Of Age https://www.263chat.com/zims-digital-space-has-come-of-age/ https://www.263chat.com/zims-digital-space-has-come-of-age/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:52:23 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51392

In a quest to tap into opportunities arising from Zimbabwe’s emerging economy at one end, while seeking solutions to address a multifaceted socio-economic morass on the other end, enterprising young people, emerging businesses and established corporates alike, are fast embracing digital and other technological means to curve their own success stories. At policy level, the […]

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MDC Youths Blast Chaibva’s ZACC Appointment https://www.263chat.com/mdc-youths-blast-chaibvas-zacc-nomination/ https://www.263chat.com/mdc-youths-blast-chaibvas-zacc-nomination/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:45:03 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51398

The inclusion of ex-Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) MP, Gabriel Chaibva in the recently sworn Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) has been met with disdain by the party’s youth wing. In a statement released today by MDC Youth Assembly National Spokesperson, Stephen Sarkozy Chuma, questioned Chaibva’s character which he said makes him an unworthy candidate of […]

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Civil Servants Petition Government Over Poor Salaries https://www.263chat.com/civil-servants-petition-government-over-poor-salaries/ https://www.263chat.com/civil-servants-petition-government-over-poor-salaries/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 12:29:53 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51405

Civil Servants’ highest representative body, the Apex Council, this afternoon staged a demonstration in Harare Central Business District (CBD) over depreciating salaries and harsh working conditions, petitioning the ministers of Finance and Labour. The mass action comes after a series of rescheduling of the crunch meetings with the government representatives, initially scheduled for last week […]

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Reckless Kombi Driver Banned For Life https://www.263chat.com/51371-2/ https://www.263chat.com/51371-2/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 10:15:12 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51371

28 year old Beni Beaven's dream of driving was shattered yesterday after Harare magistrate Yeukai Chigodora sealed his fate after he was fouynd guilt of driving in the opposite wrong lane during peak hour.Magistrate Chigodora convicted Beven of charges reckless driving...

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Lands Committee Receives Oral Evidence From Chipinge Coffee Farmer Mr Le Vieux https://www.263chat.com/lands-committee-receives-oral-evidence-from-mr-le-vieux/ https://www.263chat.com/lands-committee-receives-oral-evidence-from-mr-le-vieux/#respond Tue, 16 Jul 2019 09:18:59 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=51388 www.263chat.com


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