AMH Denies It Has A Reporter Undergoing Training To Topple Government. Calls The Herald Liars

Alpha Media Holdings has denied that it has any reporters outside the country training to topple Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government. The allegations had been made in a story published in the government-controlled Herald daily newspaper. In a statement, AMH referred to the supposed writer of the story, Lawson Mabhena and Herald acting editor, Tichaona Zindoga as […]

Rozaria Memorial Trust Threatens To Sue The Herald

Rozaria Memorial Trust has dismissed accusations made by a Herald article claiming that is planning to cause mayhem and chaos in the country, alongside other civic organisations in June. In a statement released on Friday, the Trust said: Rozaria Memorial Trust (RMT) is appalled by the article in The Herald newspaper of 17 May 2019, […]

Briggs Bomba Threatens Legal Action Against The Herald

Briggs Bomba, a social activist who works for civic organisations, Trust Africa and the ZimAlliance collaborative has hit back at a report by State-owned publication, The Herald. The publication carried a story on May 17, titled “Plot To unleash violent protests unearthed” in which it implicated Bomba as being among individuals who are plotting to […]

Freed Journalist To Sue The Herald Over Grenade Fake News

The activist journalist who was freed today by a Bulawayo magistrate has said that he will be suing government-controlled daily (The Herald) over its story that falsely claimed he had Grenades at a state event. The journalist, Zenzele, said in a tweet this evening: The prominent constitutional law expert, Alex Magaisa offered his help in […]

WATCH: Enzo Ishall Hits Back At The Herald

Zimdancehall sensation Enzo Ishall has hit back at The Herald for suggesting that Chillspot Records is swindling him of his earnings. The Herald report claimed that its sources revealed that Enzo is struggling financially. The report said: When he is booked for a show or gets any endorsements, Enzo Ishall’s money is split between himself […]

“Most Zimbabweans Will Welcome Yesterday’s Monetary Policy Statement” – The Herald

In its commentary today, government-controlled daily publication, The Herald, has said that most people will welcome the new currency and policy measures announced by the reserve bank yesterday. Said the Herald: Almost all in business and most Zimbabweans will welcome yesterday’s Monetary Policy Statement that legalises and tackles the parallel currency market, and gives more […]

The Herald To Name New Editor After Firing Joram Nyathi

The Herald is set to name a new editor after firing Joram Nyathi last week. Nyathi was told to “go home and wait for further instructions” on January 22 after he placed a picture of President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who was returning from a five-country tour of Eastern Europe, on an inside page. He was summoned to […]

LATEST: Temba Mliswa Demanded A $400,000 Bribe, The Herald Claims

Following a week of threat exchanges between Norton legislator Temba Mliswa, and Vice President Kembo Mohadi, an article in the Herald claims to have a corruption expose against Mliswa. The Herald says it has documents in its possession showing that Mliswa and four other legislators from the Mines and Energy Portfolio Committee demanded $400,000 bribe money from […]

Mnangagwa Ally, Mayor Wadyajena Calls Out The Herald For ‘Ignoring’ President’s Homecoming

Outspoken backer of ZANU PF First Secretary President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Justice Mayor Wadyajena condemned State publication, The Herald, for what he considers a snub of his principal. Writing on microblogging site Twitter, Wadyajena said: His Excellency, President @edmnangagwa’s return only makes Page 2? Something cooking over at @HeraldZimbabwe. It’ll all end with a lot of […]

Small Private Cars Wasting Fuel & Creating Crisis & Bad Optics, Says The Herald

The government-controlled publication, The Herald, said in an editorial today that small privately owned cars are contributing to the fuel crisis by using fuel for non-productive purposes. Referring to them as “small fuel-happy cars” the publication said these cars are creating a sense of crisis and chaos, along with bad optics. The government, says the editorial, has […]

Government Has Done Its Part To Provide Enough Fuel, Says The Herald

An editorial comment in the Herald today says that the government of Zimbabwe has done its part in providing enough fuel for the country’s needs. It also says that fuel is being misappropriated by fuel station companies and that small cars are abusing fuel by using it on non-productive purposes. Said the commentary: Government, through the […]

Mwonzora Files $1 Million Lawsuit Against Zimpapers Over False Story In The Herald

MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora has filed a $1 million lawsuit against Zimpapers, the publishers of The Heard. Mwonzora is alleging that the Herald published a false story in which they claimed that Mwonzora attributed the election loss to the association with former president Robert Mugabe. Part of the court papers read, The second defendant (Herald […]

MDC Chamisa Doesn’t Give Us Their Diaries: The Herald Justifies Biased Political Coverage

The Herald’s Editor-in-Chief Caesar Zvayi said the opposition. particularly the Nelson Chamisa led MDC-T faction does not give them their diaries hence they cannot cover their political rallies. Zvayi said this while briefing the European Union Election Observer Mission media analyst Mr Javier Gutierrez on the operations of Zimpapers’ flagship with regards to elections. He said all political parties […]

Sandi-Moyo challenges The Herald to name prophet who gave her $100 000

Bulawayo’s Provincial Affairs Minister, Eunice Sandi-Moyo challenged The Herald and The Chronicle to name the prophet whom they claim gave her $100 000. In an article in today’s Herald, the publication writes: Cdes Sandi Moyo and Mahoka also stood accused of embezzling funds sourced from local prophets, businesspeople and corporates using Amai Mugabe’s name and […]

Video: Mugabe speaks against The Herald’s anti-Kasukuwere articles, demos by Zanu-PF members

Speaking at a special belated birthday present presentation ceremony organised by cabinet ministers at State House this Monday (April 3) morning, President Robert Mugabe spoke against The Herald’s coverage of local government minister Saviour Kasukuwere and against demonstrations by Zanu-PF members who accuse him of plotting a coup against Mugabe. You can watch the video […]

MISA Zimbabwe condemns Saviour Kasukuwere’s threats against The Herald’s journalists

MISA-Zimbabwe notes with very grave concern the recent attack and threats against the state owned newspaper, The Herald by Zanu PF Political Commissar and Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Saviour Kasukuwere. The threats, which were made on 24 March 2017 on the sidelines of, an Agriculture field day held in Mount […]

I am not a pushover like Joice Mujuru: Kasukuwere warns the Herald

Zanu PF political commissar attacked state-run newspaper yesterday and accused it of being a security threat to the country. He also warned the Herald that he would not take any of this lying down like Joice Mujuru did. This comes after an article in the Herald accused the Minister of having tried to sabotage Wednesday’s […]

Video: Minister Kasukuwere attacks the Herald, says it has lost its marbles and any decency

Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Saviour Kasukuwere has attacked state-owned newspaper The Herald and questioned its editorial policy. He accused the paper of being aligned to one faction and fueling factional fights in the Zanu PF party. The newspaper is alleged to be attacking the G40 Faction. Seeing is believing! pic.twitter.com/gBCSyTOAqv […]

Kasukuwere attacks Mujuru & The Herald in Financial Gazette interview

In an interview  with the Financial Gazette (Fingaz), Zanu PF political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere had no kind words for Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) leader, Joice Mujuru and the State owned Herald. Asked by Fingaz journalist, Njabulo Ncube what his response was concerning allegations that provincial party chairpersons and provincial commissars recently confronted him for fraternising with Temba […]

Why Mugabe has it easy in the selection of Judges, and why the Herald is wrong

Yesterday’s article in the Herald sparked a lot of discussion on social media as people felt the state-controlled newspaper had gone a bit too far, or further than usual in distorting facts.  The Herald even had the audacity of saying that in Zimbabwe, the President’s powers were being limited unlike in the United States of […]

Herald Editor Zindoga Says He’s Sworn To Defend The Country From Foreign Forces

The Herald Acting Editor Tichaona Zindoga said that as a journalist he is sworn to defend the country from hostile forces and that he’s not ashamed to do it. He was speaking during a show hosted by Zimpapers Television Network where the role of journalists in national dialogue was being discussed. Zindoga and the other […]

MP Calls Herald Reporters “Idiots”

An MDC MP characterised state media reporters as “idiots” after they tried to paint him and his MP colleagues as corrupt. Magwegwe MP Anele Ndebele was speaking on Wednesday during an investigation into allegations that he and other members of parliament’s Mines and Energy Committee tried to solicit a bribe from a businessman who intended […]

Herald Editor, Tichaona Zindoga, Criticised For Deliberate Inaccuracies

The editor of The Herald, Tichaona Zindoga, has been criticised for deliberately publishing an inaccurate story on the arrest of Bulawayo based journalist, Zenzele Ndebele. The Herald carried a story titled “Activist takes grenades to State House, nabbed” which claimed that Zenzele was found in possession of items that looked like grenades and that they […]

Mzembi, Kasukuwere Plotting To Oust Mnangagwa- Herald

The Herald reports that former Cabinet ministers Walter Mzembi and Saviour Kasukuwere, who are believed to be in South Africa, are at the centre of an attempt to push for regime change in Zimbabwe. The publication further reports Mzembi has recruited South African-based Zimbabwe businessman Mutumwa Mawere, as well as political activists Mr Dhewa Mavhinga and […]

Biti Using Mangudya Hearing To Further Political Interests- Herald Correspondent

In an opinion piece a correspondent for The Herald argues Tendai Biti summoned Reserve Bank Governor, John Mangudya, to appear before the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC)  to play politics, unsettle financial markets and discourage multilateral financial institutions from giving Zimbabwe loans. The correspondent writes that Biti is using the hearing to damage Zimbabwe’s relations with […]

Chamisa Lacks Necessary Power To Keep Standing Until 2023- Herald Correspondent

Herald Correspondent Nobleman Runyanga argues Nelson Chamisa’s victory during the upcoming MDC Congress in May will not guarantee his ticket to the 2023 election. Runyanga writes that Chamisa has failed to demonstrate that he is able to lead. He also argues lacks the necessary power to keep standing until 2023. Below is an excerpt of Runyanga’s opinion […]

Herald Editor Joram Nyathi Suspended As Zanu-PF Factional Fights Intensify

Editor of The Herald, Joram Nyathi has been suspended weeks into the job. Nyathi was suspended over factional fights over control of Herald. Nyathi’s suspension comes after Justice Mayor Wadyajena called out The Herald for not putting President Mnangagwa’s return to Zimbabwe on today’s front page. There are reports that one Zanu-PF faction wants to […]

Doctors Accuse Herald Of Misrepresenting Facts

The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association (ZHDA) has accused the State owned newspaper The Herald of misrepresenting facts. ZHDA said contrary to an article published by The Herald, they do not take the Hippocratic Oath. Said ZHDA: @HeraldZimbabwe kindly stop misrepresenting facts. Do diligent journalism before publishing untrue articles. @ZHDAofficial refused to sign any deal, contrary […]

Police Officers Visit Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition Offices Following Herald Article

Speaking on microblogging website Twitter, the Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition said police in plain clothes visited their offices today. This follows an article by the State owned newspaper The Herald that 6 Western nationals have been working with local non-governmental organisations led by Crisis Coalition in Zimbabwe (CCiZ) to force President Mnangagwa into a unity Government with […]

Service Stations Hoarding Fuel To Supply Black Market, Sell To Friends Or Extort Bribes: Herald Investigations Show

The Herald says its investigations show that fuel dealers and service station employees are conniving not to release all the fuel they get to motorists in order to sell it either to friends or to extort bribes from desperate motorists or to sell it on the black market at high prices through third parties. Investigations by […]

Herald, Sunday Mail Editors Removed As Mutsvangwa Orders Reshuffle

The Herald editor Caesar Zvayi and his Sunday Mail counterpart Mabasa Sasa were removed from their positions in an editorial reshuffle at Zimpapers. Zvayi’s former deputy Joram Nyathi is the new editor of The Herald, and will be deputised by the newspaper’s political editor, Tichaona Zindoga. Victoria Ruzvidzo, who was managing editor of The Herald, […]

Chamisa Is The Problem, His Biggest Mistake Is Ego – Herald Editor

In an editorial article, state-owned publication, The Herald says that Chamisa has a big ego which has proved his undoing. It further makes the claim that Chamisa is selfish and does not have the interest of the country at heart, its all about him. Since taking over power from MDC founding president Morgan Tsvangirai, Chamisa […]

Chamisa Ally Threatened To Shoot Mwonzora, 220 Party Districts Recommend Mudzuri’s Expulsion- Herald Report

The Herald reports that Nelson Chamisa is set to preside over two high-level meetings today in a bid to have his deputy, Elias Mudzuri, expelled. The State owned publication says at least 220 party districts have resolved to have Mudzuri fired ahead of next year’s party congress for harbouring presidential ambitions. The Herald said sources within […]

Mnangagwa’s Endorsement Is Zanu-PF’s Way Of Saying: “You Are Doing A Good Job”- Herald Editor

In an Editorial Comment, The Herald says the endorsement of Emmerson Mnangagwa as Zanu-PF 2023 Presidential candidate is a way of dealing with the succession issue now. The Herald’s editor argues it is Zanu-PF’s way of showing confidence in what Mnangagwa is doing economically. Below is part of the editorial comment: The endorsement of ED […]

Arthur Mutambara Responds To Herald Article, Says He Did Not Say ED Is Legitimate

Former Deputy Minister Arthur Mutambara has responded to The Herald’s article that he trashed Government of National Unity (GNU) talks. Mutambara said he did not say President Mnangagwa is legitimate but that it is difficult for the opposition to challenge Mnangagwa’s illegitimacy. Writing on Twitter Mutambara said: There is obviously a bit of spin by […]

There Is No Basis For A GNU As Was The Case In 2008- Herald Editor

The Herald argues there is no basis for a Government of National Unity (GNU) as was the case in 2008 when the elections produced a hung Parliament. The Herald editor argues that the opposition is using the economic challenges born of sanctions as a basis for a GNU. The article also argues America will not lift […]

Information Minister Speaks Against Sacking Of Herald Editor As Zanu-PF Factions Battle For Media Control

  The Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Service is reported to be split into two camps with one camp supporting President Emmerson Mnangagwa and the other supporting Vice President Constantino Chiwenga. According to the weekly publication, The Zimbabwe Independent, Information Minister Monica Mutsvangwa and Permanent Secretary Ndavaningi Nick Mangagwana are pro-Mnangagwa and are working […]

Govt Does Not Tell Herald What To Report- Caesar Zvayi Says He Makes Own Independent Editorial Decisions

Editor-in-chief of The Herald, Caesar Zvayi said under President Mnangagwa’s admnistration, no one was dictating to him, he was making his own informed decisions. Zavyi said this during the Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services meeting with editors from the print media at Munhumutapa Building yesterday. He was responding to Zimbabwe Independent editor, Dumisani Muleya, who alleged that […]

Constitutional Court Will Rule In Favour Of Mnangagwa, ZEC: Herald Correspondent

In an article, Herald correspondent Tatenda A Toto argues that the Constitutional Court will rule in favour of President Emmerson Mnangagwa and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC). The correspondent argues that Nelson Chamisa’s petition challenging the Presidential election results will fail because it is not backed by direct or admissible secondary evidence. He also argues […]

Mwonzora Sues Herald For “Mugabe Splits MDC Alliance” Article

Secretary-General of the Nelson Chamisa-led MDC-T Douglas Mwonzora told NewZimbabwe that he is suing The Herald for an undisclosed amount of money. This comes after The Herald published a story saying there was infighting within MDC-T over the role of former President Robert Mugabe. Mwonzora was quoted as saying he is against working with Mugabe […]

There’s No Fight Between Me And Chamisa: Douglas Mwonzora Responds To Herald Article

In an interview with 263Chat, secretary general of the Nelson Chamisa led MDC-T Douglas Mwonzora denied claims that his party is divided on the way forward post elections. Mwonzora said his stance against former President Robert Mugabe should not be misinterpreted as a symptom of fissures as he has always opposed the former Zanu-PF leader since […]

EU Slams ZBC, Herald For Being Biased, AU Recommends Full Implementation Of Broadcasting Service Act

The European Union Election Observer Mission (EUEOM) has said the State broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) failed to abide by its legal obligation to ensure fair treatment to all political parties. Presenting the EUEOM’s preliminary report in Harare, the head of the the delegation Mr Elmar Brok said State owned media was biased towards Zanu-PF. The […]

EU Says It Neither “Blasted” Nelson Chamisa Nor Labelled Him A “Sexist,” Refutes Herald Article

  The European Union has refuted a report in the state-owned media, The Herald. The article which is titled “EU blasts ‘sexist’ Chamisa” claimed that Philippe Van Damme, the European Union (EU) head of delegation for Zimbabwe had “blasted” had labelled MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa a “sexist” and blasted him in his tweets. Writting […]

Chamisa’s Trip To Israel An Attempt To Win Over America: Herald Senior Writer

Herald senior writer Lovemore Ranga Mataire claims that MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa’s recent trip to Israel was an attempt to win over the United States of America. Mataire argues that Chamisa has visited two foreign destinations which are Washington, in the US and the Holy City of Nazareth in Israel, after Morgan Tsvangirai’s death. He argues […]

Chamisa Is Starring At An Electoral Defeat: Herald Correspondent

Herald correspondent Elijah Chihota believes MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa is bound to lose to Zanu-PF’s Emmerson Mnangagwa. Chihota gives his analysis of how Chamisa has handled politics since his days as the MDC-T national organising secretary as an argument that the MDC Alliance leader will be defeated on July 30. He argues that although […]

Full Text: Please Do Not Misrepresent Our Words: UK Embassy Tells Herald Over Voters’ Roll Claims

The British Embassy in Harare has said that it never said that the MDC Alliance was lying about failing to get the Voters’ Roll as was alleged in the State-owned publication, The Herald. John Culley the Political Counsellor at British Embassy Harare also revealed that he had in fact written a letter to the Herald […]

Full Text: ZBC, Herald Sued For Biased Media Coverage

State media and entities have been taken to court for biased media coverage. Veritas , Valerie Ingham Thorpe and Brian Desmond Crozier sued state media and state entities for not sticking to the law that requires them to provide fair and unbiased coverage to all political players.  Veritas and others list Zimbabwe Broadcasting Authority, Zimpapers, Zimbabwe […]

ZEC To Monitor Coverage Of Political Parties By ZBC, Herald Etc: George Charamba

In an interview with ZiFM Stereo on Monday night, Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary, Mr George Charamba, said the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) will monitor the coverage of political parties by media outlets in the country after President Emmerson Mnangagwa announces the election dates. Said Charamba: As we move toward elections, all media institutions private […]

Herald publishing special edition as military takes over ZBC

The Herald has announced that it will be publishing a special edition this morning. This comes after the Zimbabwe Defence Forces has taken over the State broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC)’s programming. Editor In Chief at The Herald Caesar Zvayi made the announcement on his official Twitter account and said that the special edition will […]

Herald Columnist Says Lobbying For Mugabe UN Appointment Was A Brainless Move, Advises Mzembi To Learn International Relations

Australian based Herald columnist Reason Wafawarova has advised Minister of Foreign Affairs Walter Mzembi to learn the difference between Public Relations and International Relations. This comes after Mzembi claimed that he had lobbied for President Robert Mugabe to be appointed  Goodwill Ambassador for Non-Communicable Diseases for the World Health Organisation, only for the UN-agency to […]

Herald Columnist in Tribalism Storm, Says He Wishes Mugabe Could Kill Another 20 000

Australian based political commentator and Herald columnist Reason Wafawarova has controversially advocated for Gukurahundi saying that he wishes President Mugabe could kill another 20 000 people. Wafawarova, who is an avowed supporter of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa was speaking out against President Mugabe on his Facebook wall and said that he could not understand how […]

Mutsvangwa and war veterans now being sponsored by US govt to attack First Family: Herald

State owned daily newspaper, The Herald, has accused Christopher Mutsvangwa and the executive members of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) of being sponsored by officials from the United States government to attack the First Family. The Herald alleges that the war veterans are willing to join a coalition of opposition parties after […]

Khama Billiat “responds” to media reports with King David’s prayer: Herald

Khama Billiat has responded to the Sunday Times’ allegations against him which state that his South African club Mamelodi Sundowns has been advised to sell him because of poor discipline and partying lifestyle. In a Facebook post Billiat wrote: The Herald’s Robson Sharuko argues that this is a prayer by Billiat in response to allegations that […]

ZRP reacts angrily to accident statistics, takes full page in Herald to accuse Herald of lying

The Zimbabwe Republic Police has ironically taken a full page advert in the Herald to accuse the state owned newspaper of cooking up statistics on accidents. This follows an article in the Herald which said that road accidents were on the increase despite the heavy police presence on the country’s roads.  The ZRP did not take […]

Jonathan Moyo snubs Herald’s attempts to get him to reveal who wrote Chiwenga’s PhD thesis

Higher Education Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo yesterday snubbed attempts by the State owned Herald to get him to reveal who actually wrote Commander Defence Forces General Constantino Chiwenga’s doctorate thesis. The Herald reports that Moyo did not respond to texts, calls or emails from its news crew. Professor Moyo said that he would not substantiate […]

Kasukuwere confirms plot to remove Mugabe from power: Herald

The Herald has accused Zanu-PF political commissar and Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere of confirming plot to topple President Robert Mugabe. The State owned newspaper which has been attacking Kasukuwere and ministers that are allegedly aligned to the G40 Faction states that a tweet by the Local Government Minister confirmed the alleged plot to topple […]

Zhuwao criticises Herald for reporting on Command Agriculture at the expense of ZimAsset

Indigenisation Minister Patrick Zhuwao yesterday criticised The Herald for reporting on Command Agriculture at the expense of ZimAsset. He said that Command Agriculture is just a component of the economic blueprint which falls under the Food and Nutrition cluster and not a policy document on its own. Said Zhuwao: Zimbabwe is not about Command. Zimbabwe […]

Zhuwao attacks Herald, Team Lacoste

In a statement, Youth and Empowerment Minister Patrick Zhuwao responded to The Herald’s description of him as Professor Jonathan Moyo’s cheerleader after he attended the SAPES Trust lecture last week. He also attacked Team Lacoste which is believed to be in support of Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa taking over as Zanu-PF president from Mugabe. Said Zhuwao: I […]

Video: Zhuwao joins Kasukuwere in attacking Herald, says it does not have freedom to be nonsensical

Indigenisation Minister Patrick Zhuwao joins Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere in attacking the Herald saying that as a state institution it should not be fanning divisions. More sights & sounds of seeing is believing! pic.twitter.com/eAJUqB0V5z — Prof Jonathan Moyo (@ProfJNMoyo) March 25, 2017 Video Credit: Professor Jonathan Moyo ShareWhatsAppFacebookTwitter

Professor Jonathan Moyo calls out Herald’s lies about $500 million Command Agriculture

Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development has hit back at the Herald after the newspaper claimed to have trashed his claims. In an article titled “Govt clears the air on Command expenses •Only $190m, not $500m used: Made •Prof Moyo’s claims trashed” the newspaper claimed that only $190 million had been […]

EU exposes Herald’s claim of “surprise” US$5m donation to civil society

On Wednesday the 1st of March 2017, in an article entitled 2018 polls: EU oils anti-Govt groups  state-controlled newspaper The Herald accused the European Union of attempting to influence next year’s election through “a surprise US$ 5 donation to civil society.” The Herald said the money was for “fomenting instability using quasi-political, civil society organisations.” […]

Confusion on Pasuwa’s future as Herald & NewsDay publish conflicting reports

There is confusion regarding Callisto Pasuwa’s resignation following conflicting reports by The Herald and NewsDay. The Herald reports that Pasuwa has resigned following the Warriors’ performance at the AFCON finals currently underway in Gabon while NewsDay reports that he is not resigning. Zimbabweans on Twitter have been asking for clarification on the issue. ShareWhatsAppFacebookTwitter

Herald attacks Kaukuwere, tells him to focus on his job and typhoid instead of trivial issues

State-owned newspaper the Herald has attacked Minister of Local Government Saviour Kasukuwere telling him to do his job.  The Herald in its editorial, alleges that Kasukuwere has been focusing on trivial issues such as Mnangagwa’s “I am the boss mug” instead of running local authorities properly to ensure service delivery.  They also said that Kasukuwere should […]

Female worker stripped and beaten for having affair with boss at Herald House [Updated]

There was drama at Herald House yesterday when a female staffer, Patience Mhlolo  was assaulted and stripped naked.  Mhlolo who is married herself was allegedly having an affair with a senior manager  Munyaradzi Hatendi.  Hatendi’s irate wife stormed into the building with two other women who also claimed that the staffer had affairs with their […]

Legal expert, Alex Magaisa exposes Herald’s propaganda on Chief Justice appointment issue

Legal expert, Alex Magaisa has commented on The Herald’s article on the appointment of the Chief Justice titled “New twist to CJ succession •Constitution being amended •Judges public interviews a nullity“. Magaisa says the article is misleading and contains a number of inaccuracies. In the article Magaisa says that The Herald says there is no precedent […]

Jonathan Moyo responds to Herald’s story. Accuses paper of settling Zanu PF matters on Twitter

Higher Education Minister, Jonathan Moyo has said The Herald’s story with the title “Youth council throws Moyo under the bus” is false and meant to tarnish his image. In a series of tweets Moyo said: He also accused the paper of settling Zanu PF matters on Twitter which President Robert Mugabe spoke against at the just ended […]

Moyo accuses Herald columnist Nathaniel Manheru of being mentally ill

Higher Education Minister, Jonathan Moyo has accused The Herald columnist Nathaniel Manheru who is believed to be George Charamba of being mentally ill. He said this while responding to a tweet by one Twitter user on what he thought about Nathaniel Manheru’s column in the Saturday’s Herald which seemed to attack him. Said Moyo: More: […]

Moyo says Herald is engaging in Gukurahundi type of politics

In a series of Tweets, Higher Education Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo criticised the State owned Herald for publishing an article under the title “Students bay for minister’s blood”. Moyo said that the Herald was inciting violence and that it was engaging in Gukurahundi type of politics. In the Tweets he also suggests that the story […]

Govt Removes Import Duty On Sanitary Wear Products

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) announced the scrapping of import duty for sanitary wear products following the promulgation of Statutory Instrument 264 of 2018. ZIMRA said in a statement: There is no customs duty on the importation of sanitary wear for women. The price of sanitary ware in Zimbabwe shot up beyond the reach of […]

‘Health Institutions May Collapse Due To Load-shedding’

The ongoing load-shedding regime is threatening the viability of private health institutions in Belgravia, it has been learnt. Health institutions in the area include Health Point Hospital, Corporate 24, Diagnostic Imaging Centre, Haemodialysis Centre, Well Women Clinic and Target Laboratories. Health Point Hospital head Peter Annesley said that the institutions may end up closing as […]