President Emmerson Mnangagwa – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com Zimbabwean media organisation focused on encouraging & participating in progressive national dialogue Tue, 18 Jun 2019 17:15:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.263chat.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/263-Chat-Website-Logo-01-3-01-100x100.png President Emmerson Mnangagwa – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com 32 32 Makorokoza Hail “Best Chinese Deal Ever” https://www.263chat.com/makorokoza-hail-best-chinese-deal-ever/ https://www.263chat.com/makorokoza-hail-best-chinese-deal-ever/#respond Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:02:04 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=50151 www.263chat.com

A Chinese company, Lifetouch Investments, operating in the country has donated mining equipment worth over US$500 000 to the Zimbabwe Mining Federation to enhance the country’s gold mobilization efforts. The sponsorship will see the firm donating US$2 million in phases until the end of the year. The equipment includes generators, separators, bow mills among others […]

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Kombis, Retail Shops Reject Small Bond Coins https://www.263chat.com/50073-2/ https://www.263chat.com/50073-2/#respond Fri, 14 Jun 2019 11:15:50 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=50073

At a time when most Zimbabweans are hard pressed by the ailing economy which has been fuelled by a serious cash crisis, most kombi operators and small retail shops have started rejecting the small bond coins saying they have become invaluable. A snap survey by 263Chat revealed that most kombi operators and downtown retail shops […]

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Mutodi Strikes Again, Goes Into ED Overdrive https://www.263chat.com/mutodi-strikes-again-goes-in-ed-overdrive/ https://www.263chat.com/mutodi-strikes-again-goes-in-ed-overdrive/#respond Thu, 13 Jun 2019 08:21:25 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=49981

Former Rhumba musician and now Deputy Information Minister Energy Mutodi has taken his praise and worshipping gear up by showering President Emmerson Mnangagwa with praises after his scarf was bought for a staggering RTGS$250 000 at a Warriors Fundraising Dinner last night. Mnangagwa’s trademark scarf was bought by a fuel tycoon, Kudakwashe Tagwirei as part […]

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UN Pledges To Support Cyclone-Idai Victims https://www.263chat.com/un-pledges-to-support-cyclone-idai-victims/ https://www.263chat.com/un-pledges-to-support-cyclone-idai-victims/#respond Mon, 10 Jun 2019 14:55:31 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=49803 www.263chat.com

United Nations Assistant Secretary for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller has pledged to stand with the people of Zimbabwe particularly the victims of cyclone Idai in Chimanimani until they get back on their feet. Addressing a press briefing at the end of her three day visit to Zimbabwe in which she toured […]

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ED Declares War On Procurement Rot https://www.263chat.com/ed-launches-praz-declares-war-on-procurement-rot/ https://www.263chat.com/ed-launches-praz-declares-war-on-procurement-rot/#respond Thu, 30 May 2019 12:45:19 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=49411

President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Thursday issued a stern warning against corrupt tendencies that have become synonymous with the country’s public procurement system while threatening to cripple the economy. Mnangagwa made the remarks while officially launching the Procurement Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (PRAZ). PRAZ  came into effect on January 1, 2018, after succeeding the State Procurement Board […]

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Churches Warn ED, Chamisa As Zim Situation Worsens https://www.263chat.com/churches-warn-ed-chamisa-as-zim-situation-worsens/ https://www.263chat.com/churches-warn-ed-chamisa-as-zim-situation-worsens/#respond Thu, 30 May 2019 12:30:20 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=49410 www.263chat.com

Various churches under the Churches and Civic Society Forum (CSCJF) banner have warned MDC leader Nelson Chamisa to desist from inciting violence as they accuse him and other civil society groups of being greedy and harbouring selfish ambitions by calling for violent demonstrations. They also warned the Zanu-PF party led by President Emmerson to desist […]

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Social Media In Africa: The New Diversion Tool For Authoritarian Regimes https://www.263chat.com/48801-2/ Tue, 21 May 2019 06:16:59 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=48801

28 March 2019 marked a year since Chad banned the use of social media. The internet blackout in the North- West African country came after a series of protests broke out restricting access to the internet in the face of mass popular and political movements. By Rawlings Magede This is a new trend synonymous with […]

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Chief Ndiweni Attack Is Gukuraundi Phase 2 : MDC Youth Assembly https://www.263chat.com/chief-ndiweni-attack-is-gukuraundi-phase-2-mdc-youth-assembly/ Thu, 16 May 2019 11:16:24 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=48657

Chief Ndiweni Attack Is Gukuraundi Phase 2 : MDC Youth Assembly

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‘You Are Singing For Your Supper’ Chief Ndiweni Hits Back At Matemadanda https://www.263chat.com/you-are-singing-for-your-super-chief-ndiweni-hits-back-at-matemadanda/ Tue, 14 May 2019 09:38:09 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=48562

Government critic and Ntabazinduna Chief Felix Ndiweni has hit back at deputy defense minister Victor Matemadanda saying the war veteran stalwart is just but singing for his supper.

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ZIMCODD Piles Pressure On Mthuli Ncube Over Austerity Measures https://www.263chat.com/zimcodd-piles-pressure-on-mthuli-ncubes-austerity-measures/ Thu, 02 May 2019 14:13:04 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=47915 www.263chat.com

Finance and Economic Development Professor Mthuli Ncube faces war from many fronts as civil society organizations team up with the citizenry to dump the banker’s austerity for posterity measures on the back of further economic collapse with workers earnings having been eroded to the last drop.

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