29 August 2015
 
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Mnangagwa: I’m not president in waiting
UK: Taylor passed out in random car
Mugabe ranked 3rd worst African leader
Minister blames TB rise on indigenisation
5 tamper with ZESA meters, jailed 8 mnts
Saviour to force firms to invest in water
Zanu PF MP cleared on assault charges
Zimbabwe wont starve, VP Mphoko claims
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Stanchart profit plummets 85pct
RioZim to reschedule crippling $45m debt
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Yamamoto: Why 2016 will be far worse

Five key reasons why Zimbabwe’s economy will be far worse in 2016

“Since international capital is a coward, no one is prepared to risk their money in a tiny overrated economy like Zimbabwe whose leaders are, in fact, giant pillaging marauders whose appetite for corruption and lawlessness makes that of the yakuza look like child’s play”.

ZIMBABWE’S economy

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Zimbabwe: Is Paradise Lost? Zimbabwe: Is Paradise Lost?
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Ncube: If I am Kalanga, so what? Ncube: If I am Kalanga, so what?
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Boycotting elections absurd and futile Boycotting elections absurd and futile
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