Monthly Archives: October 2015

Ruthless elimination of whites at Zimbabwe Cricket

Zimeye October 30 2015 By Senator David Coltart I have just been advised that Andrew Waller has been fired as specialist batting coach at Zimbabwe Cricket. The same report says that Bowling coach Dougie Hondo has been appointed coach of the A team. If this report is true it is an absolute travesty and I […]

“Dokora’s policies a dog’s breakfast” says the Independent

Zimbabwe Independent October 30 2015 By Herbert Moyo “WHEN you are mad, mad like this, you don’t know it. Reality is what you see.When what you see shifts, departing from anyone else’s reality, it’s still reality to you,” — United States author Marya Hornbacher once wrote in Madness: A Bipolar Life. Although Education minister Larazus […]

Top cricket player Vermeulen probed over ‘apes’ racial slur

New October 16 2015 ZIMBABWE cricket player with a history of disciplinary problems is being investigated for making a racial slur on social media where he referred to black people as “apes.” Zimbabwe Cricket said it is looking into comments posted on Facebook by batsman Mark Vermeulen. Vermeulen was responding to a complaint made […]

Zimbabwe: Letter From America – Brother Zhuwao Has a Point

Financial Gazette October 15 2015 By Professor Ken Mufuka Brother Minister Patrick Zhuwao made a statement that in seeking for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), we should look first to our own Zimbabweans in the diaspora. He was merely stating an obvious fact. While his proposal is worth looking into, there is a lot of house […]

New School Language Policy: Charity Begins At Home

Radio VOP October 14 2015 By Sij Ncube HARARE, October 14, 2015 – PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s government has intimated it wants to make mandatory the teaching of foreign languages at all primary schools in Zimbabwe but analysts say the ambitious strategy fails to appreciate the country is failing to enforce the teaching of Shona and […]

Moyo’s no maths, science, no degree cry stirs hornet’s nest

The Standard By Richard Chidza 4 October 2015 HIGHER and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo has stirred a hornet’s nest by declaring that secondary school students who fail maths and science will not be allowed to enrol at local universities. Moyo made the announcement in Masvingo last week during one of his consultative meetings with […]

Being a white politician in Zimbabwe

The Standard By Richard Chidza 4 October 2015 Former Education minister David Coltart is a victim of Zanu PF politician Jonathan Moyo’s acerbic rants on social media, which always have racial undertones. President Robert Mugabe does not hide his disdain for people like Coltart and once encouraged his supporters “to drive fear into the white […]

Philip Chiyangwa is “angry” with former Education Minister David Coltart

The Chronicle By Prosper Ndlovu 2 October 2015 PROPERTY magnate Philip Chiyangwa is “angry” after the former Education Minister David Coltart blamed him for causing the demise of Bulawayo industries. Chiyangwa took over the running of several companies in Bulawayo after he bought them for a combined Z$30 million from Tirzah Group of Companies Investments […]

Chiyangwa angrily denies destroying Bulawayo industries

New Zimbabwe.Com 2 October 2015 ZANU PF politician and flamboyant tycoon Philip Chiyangwa has angrily rejected charges that he is responsible for destroying companies in Bulawayo – once the country’s industrial heartland. Through his Native Investment Africa group, Chiyangwa became a huge player in Bulawayo beginning 1998 when he bought companies such as G & […]