The Standard http://www.thestandard.co.zw Zimbabwe's Leading Sunday Newspaper Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:02:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 “You do not wake up at the top, but you work your way up!” http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/wake-top-work-way/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/wake-top-work-way/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 10:02:32 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926769 Twenty-seven-year old Ivy is fast becoming one of the most sought after cake artists in the capital.

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Twenty-seven-year old Ivy is fast becoming one of the most sought after cake artists in the capital.

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Everyone can help, says Caroline Maposhere http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/everyone-can-help-says-caroline-maposhere/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/everyone-can-help-says-caroline-maposhere/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:59:44 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926766 Education gives people a chance to be something in life.

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Education gives people a chance to be something in life.

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Government must set priorities right http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/government-must-set-priorities-right/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/government-must-set-priorities-right/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:51:32 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926737 The events unfolding on the land reform programme leaves a lot to be desired.

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The events unfolding on the land reform programme leaves a lot to be desired.

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‘Collapsing economy spurred me to write again’ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/collapsing-economy-spurred-write/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/collapsing-economy-spurred-write/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:50:23 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926761 In an impassioned response to my article (The Standard, July 19 2014) entitled, Political patronage has destroyed Zimbabwe, John Sigauke accused me of being uninspiring and advocating for regime change.

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In an impassioned response to my article (The Standard, July 19 2014) entitled, Political patronage has destroyed Zimbabwe, John Sigauke accused me of being uninspiring and advocating for regime change.

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Will Grace succeed Robert Mugabe? http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/will-grace-succeed-robert-mugabe/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/will-grace-succeed-robert-mugabe/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:47:49 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926764 ON April 6, we carried a lead story: Grace Mugabe eclipses Mujuru, Mnangagwa which for the first time revealed that the First Lady was establishing herself as a new kingmaker in Zanu PF.

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ON April 6, we carried a lead story: Grace Mugabe eclipses Mujuru, Mnangagwa which for the first time revealed that the First Lady was establishing herself as a new kingmaker in Zanu PF.

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Families face eviction from Zimasco houses http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/families-face-eviction-zimasco-houses/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/families-face-eviction-zimasco-houses/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:44:51 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926758 More than 50 families face eviction from Zimasco’s Chrome village in Mtorashanga after the mining companies declared the houses a health hazard.

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More than 50 families face eviction from Zimasco’s Chrome village in Mtorashanga after the mining companies declared the houses a health hazard.

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Redcliff Council locks out 200 people from houses http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/redcliff-council-locks-200-people-houses/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/redcliff-council-locks-200-people-houses/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:43:01 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926757 Families with children as young as four months old were condemned to sleeping in the open like wild animals.

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Families with children as young as four months old were condemned to sleeping in the open like wild animals.

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Judicial transition possible in Zim http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/judicial-transition-possible-zim/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/judicial-transition-possible-zim/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:38:16 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926755 Last week we identified some key challenges for the judiciary and made some recommendations.

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Last week we identified some key challenges for the judiciary and made some recommendations.

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Political party finance: Which way for Zim? http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/political-party-finance-way-zim/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/political-party-finance-way-zim/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:35:16 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926751 When interrogating challenges to political parties financing in Zimbabwe, it is important to look at the role of incumbents and potential abuse on their regulatory mandate to pass laws and regulations that control behaviour.

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When interrogating challenges to political parties financing in Zimbabwe, it is important to look at the role of incumbents and potential abuse on their regulatory mandate to pass laws and regulations that control behaviour.

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Companies scramble for mergers http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/companies-scramble-mergers/ http://www.thestandard.co.zw/2014/07/27/companies-scramble-mergers/#comments Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:30:42 +0000 http://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720926747 Three mergers were approved during the first- half of this year as companies consolidate in the wake of a depressed economic environment.

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Three mergers were approved during the first- half of this year as companies consolidate in the wake of a depressed economic environment.

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