Columnist / Wilbert mukori
Published: 18 hrs ago | 1745 | by Wilbert Mukori
'Mission: Zanu PF realise link between Z$, knowledge and production' - how, when only they know bestLast month the Mnangagwa government enacted the Statutory Instrument 142 (2019) in which the regime banish the use of the basketful of multi-foreign currencies as legal tender in Zimbabwe leaving the ...
Published: 19 Jul 2019 at 19:46hrs | 3447 | by Wilbert Mukori
'We sat for 5 years in GNU, ate and did nothing!' admitted Chamisa - from horse's mouth, finally believe itMDC leaders sold-out during the GNU by failing to implement even one meaningful reform. If I have said that once, I have said it a million times and a million times again. To those millions of doubtin...
Published: 14 Jul 2019 at 05:57hrs | 5158 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 13 Jul 2019 at 17:56hrs | 5388 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 11 Jul 2019 at 17:09hrs | 634 | by Wilbert Mukori
To compare 1950 USA 'opulence amidst public squalor' to same in Zimbabwe is compare mouldy strawberries to yew berries"The late JK Galbraith, an influential economist in the US public sphere more than 60 years ago, described Americans' conspicuous consumption in his book The Affluent Society as "private opulence amid...
Published: 08 Jul 2019 at 08:32hrs | 750 | by Wilbert Mukori
'People look up to MDC for leadership' - how is that still possible given Chamisa et al pathetic track recordZimbabwe is in this economic and political mess for many reasons and one of those reasons is the nation is cursed in having many citizens with an IQ not much above that of an idiot. There is a mountai...
Published: 03 Jul 2019 at 07:45hrs | 2421 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 29 Jun 2019 at 06:58hrs | 2881 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 27 Jun 2019 at 13:00hrs | 4100 | by Wilbert Mukori
Inclusive talks will help politicians 'find each other', nothing more - we demand free elections, nothing shortMan is a creature of reason and those who have excelled in this have done very well, thank you, whilst those who have lagged behind have suffered. We, in Africa, have not done well at all and hence th...
Published: 24 Jun 2019 at 13:23hrs | 1733 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 20 Jun 2019 at 06:34hrs | 2461 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 17 Jun 2019 at 09:16hrs | 442 | by Wilbert Mukori
'Will implement fundamentals before scrapping multi-currency' - do in 6 months what fail in 10 years!"One listener asked how the new currency would be sustained when there is no production. The president (Mnangagwa) said that he would not be cornered into revealing the stages that are to be followed ...
Published: 16 Jun 2019 at 20:28hrs | 2744 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 13 Jun 2019 at 18:21hrs | 3085 | by Wilbert Mukori
Mock 'losers who accept some election results and reject others' - curse vote riggers who refuse to step downMnangagwa was cocksure his "Zimbabwe is open for business!" was going to revive the country's economic. Well it is now clear the flood of investors and lenders he expected to answer his call have neve...
Published: 13 Jun 2019 at 07:45hrs | 1096 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 09 Jun 2019 at 09:08hrs | 2163 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 07 Jun 2019 at 18:07hrs | 2403 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 04 Jun 2019 at 08:57hrs | 1406 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 29 May 2019 at 12:20hrs | 2166 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 27 May 2019 at 18:29hrs | 1814 | by Wilbert Mukori
ZNA used loot-all-you-want platinum concession to secure $500m loan - proof junta resolve to hang onLast week RBZ Governor, Dr John Mangudya, and Finance Minister, Professor Mthuli Ncube, were thrilled to announce that the country secured a $500 million loan. The loan would end the shortages of fuel...
Published: 23 May 2019 at 18:29hrs | 1528 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 22 May 2019 at 07:24hrs | 3475 | by Wilbert Mukori
Mnangagwa launch POLAD, arch - "African solution" to bad governance - bury our heads in the sand, insane"We are grateful that the leadership of Zimbabwe has established the dialogue voluntarily," commented Mphakama Mbete, SA Ambassador to Zimbabwe, at the official launch of Political Actors Dialogue (PO...
Published: 19 May 2019 at 09:48hrs | 1722 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 17 May 2019 at 08:49hrs | 4884 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 12 May 2019 at 23:14hrs | 750 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 06 May 2019 at 19:24hrs | 1268 | by Wilbert Mukori
Teachers will not back to work for 2nd term - no surprise, fallen wages don't cover transport costs aloneIf the worker's wage is not enough to pay for his/her transport cost to work, let alone everything else; then it will be just a matter of time before the worker stops going to work because not many wo...
Published: 03 May 2019 at 14:20hrs | 2739 | by Wilbert Mukori
Dear Lord, for lack of wisdom, courage and/or serenity, grant me the sanity to stop repeating same foolish mistakes"God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know the difference."The prayer by American theologian Reinhold Niebuhr (189...
Published: 02 May 2019 at 07:23hrs | 556 | by Wilbert Mukori
'If Mnangagwa rigged elections, leave him why put sanctions' argue Museveni - to stop him rigging again and again, idiotThere are many reasons why Africa is a continent dogged by poverty, war, corruption, disease, bad governance, etc., etc. One of the many reasons this is so is our inability to pay attention to detail....
Published: 28 Apr 2019 at 08:00hrs | 3934 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 24 Apr 2019 at 17:17hrs | 1707 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 23 Apr 2019 at 07:47hrs | 2597 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 17 Apr 2019 at 09:04hrs | 6177 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 15 Apr 2019 at 20:10hrs | 3268 | by Wilbert Mukori
Thanks to modern day Muzorewas giving credibility to illegitimate Mnangagwa - Zanu-PF ichatonga! Igotonga!History has the habit to repeat itself! In the 1970s Ian Smith came up with a plan to silence his political opponents accusing him of heading a white racist regime. He arranged to have a few b...
Published: 09 Apr 2019 at 09:06hrs | 3520 | by Wilbert Mukori
2% tax is right, 'right is not always popular' quoting Einstein - Mthuli Ncube, you are NOT Albert Einstein"They say you can only know the true state of a car when you lift its bonnet and look inside. And so it was back in September, when I was appointed Minister of Finance, and got to take a look at the t...
Published: 07 Apr 2019 at 09:41hrs | 1781 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 31 Mar 2019 at 16:02hrs | 8316 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 23 Mar 2019 at 07:24hrs | 18349 | by Wilbert Mukori
'Sanctions are shattering economic recovery' - stop madness, must be prudent lest spoil too many tomorrowsTyrannical regimes have no respect of the law, fact, truth and reality. They will ignored well established historic facts that do not suit their narrative. In his recent article, "US sanctions shatter...
Published: 14 Mar 2019 at 06:05hrs | 990 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 07 Mar 2019 at 07:28hrs | 2464 | by Wilbert Mukori
'No more forex for education fees' said RBZ - what a savage blow, delivered with heartless indifference"Foreign currency from the inter-bank market shall be utilised for current bonafide foreign payment invoices except for education fees," said Reserve Bank Governor, Dr John Mangudya.There are ...
Published: 26 Feb 2019 at 13:25hrs | 14445 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 17 Feb 2019 at 23:08hrs | 3459 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 11 Feb 2019 at 09:07hrs | 5320 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 21 Jan 2019 at 09:34hrs | 628 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 18 Jan 2019 at 07:55hrs | 594 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 13 Jan 2019 at 21:36hrs | 246 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 08 Jan 2019 at 21:05hrs | 890 | by Wilbert Mukori
'Mnangagwa must make bold decisions to end crisis' - his last one was to rig elections and it has backfired"Given the mood within the government workforce and the country at large, it would be wise for the government to abandon its bully tactics and take the demands of the workers seriously to avoid situat...
Published: 06 Jan 2019 at 21:27hrs | 5029 | by Wilbert Mukori
'Tsvangirai will be an albatross round your neck' Dell predicted - he was right, now it is ED and Chamisa"Morgan Tsvangirai a flawed figure, not readily open to advice, indecisive and with questionable judgment," wrote then USA Ambassador to Zimbabwe 2004 to 2007, Chris Dell in a leaked cable."He...
Published: 23 Dec 2018 at 22:32hrs | 4393 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 17 Dec 2018 at 16:54hrs | 939 | by Wilbert Mukori
Published: 13 Dec 2018 at 09:41hrs | 979 | by Wilbert Mukori
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