Columnist / Patrick guramatunhu
Cross, Ncube's reforms will never deliver economic prosperity not as long as Zimbabwe remains a pariah state"People of Zimbabwe deserve a new day" wrote Eddie Cross in Bulawayo24. Mr Cross was writing about Zimbabwe's economic chaos, the country has already claimed the position of being the poorest ...
Published: 54 mins ago | 254 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 16 hrs ago | 2625 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Will have local currency when economic fundamentals are right' - not right last 38 years and countingOne of the many reasons Zimbabwe is in this economic mess is the sheer incompetence of those running the nation's affairs. Our leaders have a knack for making a mountain out of a mole hill and thus en...
Published: 17 Feb 2019 at 23:06hrs | 845 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 14 Feb 2019 at 18:28hrs | 861 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Ncube to ask USA to lift sanctions - he must say whether elections free? Then slap him with sanctions too!"Finance minister Mthuli Ncube is expected to travel to Washington next month and engage with US lawmakers to lift the sanctions imposed since 2001. But his trip is likely to be overshadowed by t...
Published: 14 Feb 2019 at 09:21hrs | 1755 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 13 Feb 2019 at 13:03hrs | 1470 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Pray without ceasing for peace and prosperity' argues Mnangagwa - no substitute for rule of law and competence"It is my singular honour and privilege to be with you at this timely breakfast prayer for our nation, even as the Bible exhorts us in Thessalonians 5 verse 17 to pray without ceasing. Constant intera...
Published: 10 Feb 2019 at 08:03hrs | 1664 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 08 Feb 2019 at 21:01hrs | 4110 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Ncube explain 'how we will get to' Vision 2030 prosperity - What if we're heading for usual mass poverty, what then?"Twenty Thirty Over the past year, there has been much talk about Vision 2030, our national growth strategy to transform Zimbabwe into a Prosperous and Empowered Upper Middle Income Society by the end...
Published: 07 Feb 2019 at 07:10hrs | 1604 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 04 Feb 2019 at 21:35hrs | 1852 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Zanu PF blames UK MP for failing to re-engage IMF - by rigging elections, Mnangagwa delivered the coup de grace"GOVERNMENT will continue to double down on its re-engagement policy notwithstanding the negative attempts by some British legislators to continue isolating Zimbabwe, a senior Government official has ...
Published: 04 Feb 2019 at 14:53hrs | 907 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Mnangagwa tells AU leaders ahead of summit 'opposition instigated recent violence' - another damned lieWhilst a nation like German has earned a reputation for being confident and competent, Zimbabwe is now notorious for Zanu PF leaders' hen's teeth tales! Every time something fishy happens in Zimbabwe ...
Published: 04 Feb 2019 at 07:42hrs | 1250 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Mnangagwa admits hospitals need fixing but cannot say when - rigged elections are milestone round his neckOn Friday 1st February Mnangagwa visited Parerenyatwa Hospital and admitted that everything from the floor, walls, windows, hospital beds and bed linen, everything were in a sorry state and needed to ...
Published: 02 Feb 2019 at 08:01hrs | 1474 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 02 Feb 2019 at 07:57hrs | 1070 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 01 Feb 2019 at 09:15hrs | 654 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Mugabe hollowed out Zanu PF leaving punkah-wallahs' said Godwin - true, with idiots' help they will rule for many more moons"Mnangagwa's rule may not last very long," wrote Peter Godwin in the Spectator and Bulawayo24. Well if it was left to you, my brother, and me, I would agree with you 100%. Sadly, there many others out...
Published: 26 Jan 2019 at 09:11hrs | 2338 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'What unites us is stronger than what divides us' argue Mnangagwa - weak and divided by Zanu PF insatiable greed, step down"I invite leaders of all political parties as well as religious and civil leaders to set aside our differences and come together," said President Mnangagwa via his Twitter account."What ...
Published: 23 Jan 2019 at 21:52hrs | 2164 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 22 Jan 2019 at 11:59hrs | 2071 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 15 Jan 2019 at 20:13hrs | 4385 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Angry motorist force Station selling fuel in US$ only to close – flood of anger against hardship will be unstoppable"Motorists forced a fuel service station to close in Waterfalls after unearthing corruption where fuel was being selectively sold in US dollars only," reported Bulawayo 24."The agitated motori...
Published: 13 Jan 2019 at 09:39hrs | 1376 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 11 Jan 2019 at 06:35hrs | 1843 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'We offering civil servant salary increment' promised Minister Moyo - where are you getting the money from"GOVERNMENT has a salary increment offer for civil servants to cushion them from the prevailing economic challenges set to be tabled before a National Joint Negotiating Council (NJNC) soon, acting Pub...
Published: 09 Jan 2019 at 10:49hrs | 1848 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 07 Jan 2019 at 20:55hrs | 3366 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Doctors' strike is over' First Lady Mnangagwa boasted - many more strikes coming, till husband steps downStriking junior doctors have agreed to go back to work after meeting First Lady, Auxilia Mnangagwa. "Pavavona mai zvinhu zvafamba. Vati mama zvakaoma hazvo asi todzokera kubasa. Vati vachakamb...
Published: 05 Jan 2019 at 08:52hrs | 6338 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'ED to surprise with prosperous 2019' argued Mavaza - insane to allow him to last another year in power"ED will surprise Chamisa with a prosperous 2019," Dr Mavaza argued in Bulawayo24. Why wait! Why did ED fail to surprise the whole nation with a prosperous 2018?Mnangagwa was a senior ...
Published: 04 Jan 2019 at 08:39hrs | 634 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 02 Jan 2019 at 15:34hrs | 5940 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 29 Dec 2018 at 21:49hrs | 1308 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 28 Dec 2018 at 22:39hrs | 8849 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 27 Dec 2018 at 07:29hrs | 3239 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'People in Mbare have no totems' mocked Mugabe - Is that why you denied them the vote and even life!"I remember Mugabe sometime when he said people living in Mbare do not have a totem. He is damn right," said Eddie Cross in one of his recent blubbering.The irony of that statement from Mugabe...
Published: 24 Dec 2018 at 07:59hrs | 886 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 22 Dec 2018 at 08:11hrs | 435 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 21 Dec 2018 at 09:04hrs | 2930 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
ManU sacked Mourinho for being 6th; we are the poorest yet can't sack ED, even after 38 years - it sucks!Manchester United (ManU) is a big football club well known and respected the world over. The team has not been doing well for the last few seasons since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson as the team ...
Published: 18 Dec 2018 at 20:21hrs | 3335 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 18 Dec 2018 at 10:00hrs | 1851 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 17 Dec 2018 at 07:44hrs | 9611 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 14 Dec 2018 at 20:08hrs | 3830 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 14 Dec 2018 at 15:50hrs | 1632 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Zimbabwe politicians are notoriously corrupt' confessed Obert Gutu - for once, he said the whole truth"A good number of politicians in Zimbabwe, across the political divide, are notoriously corrupt. The narrative that corruption is ONLY domiciled in the ruling Zanu PF party is false and puerile....
Published: 14 Dec 2018 at 07:42hrs | 1770 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 13 Dec 2018 at 09:54hrs | 2246 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 11 Dec 2018 at 07:21hrs | 2441 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 07 Dec 2018 at 09:01hrs | 7173 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 05 Dec 2018 at 07:34hrs | 2054 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 03 Dec 2018 at 06:55hrs | 629 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 25 Nov 2018 at 17:12hrs | 2262 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 22 Nov 2018 at 21:08hrs | 3014 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 20 Nov 2018 at 20:59hrs | 2631 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 17 Nov 2018 at 12:34hrs | 1192 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'I have Thatcher's iron lady resolve,' says ED - rigged election for iron grip on power, must prise free"WHEN Margaret Thatcher was elected UK prime minister in 1979, she recognised that piecemeal change would not be sufficient to tackle the problems of labour unrest, rampant inflation and economic stag...
Published: 14 Nov 2018 at 09:05hrs | 1444 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
'Chiwenga deployed soldiers and order shoot to kill' says Judge - pre-empting Commission, so why bother"There is a good catch to all this. At no time did Mangota aver that the commander of the Defence Forces, Valerio Sibanda, was approached and participated in deploying the soldiers. Nor did the judge ...
Published: 13 Nov 2018 at 09:41hrs | 2305 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
Published: 12 Nov 2018 at 19:06hrs | 4088 | by Patrick Guramatunhu
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