As Zimbabwe’s economy continues to nosedive with the ruling Zanu PF and government at sea on what to do, Zimbabwe Independent reporter Elias Mambo (EM) spoke to former finance minister during the Government of National Unity (GNU) (2009-2013) Tendai Biti (TB) on the deteriorating situation. Below are excerpts of the interview.


FIXED phone operator, TelOne, which is owed more than $160 million by its customers, plans to introduce a prepaid system to stem the rising tide of customer defaults.


HARARE - Local sungura outfit, Extra Valembe, could as well be the Jackson Five – talented and smooth but without the fame and the fortune of the legendary American musical family.


Sexual manipulation of women has become rampant in the Church and aspiring pastors should be thoroughly examined to curtail such abuse.


PRETORIA - Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries leader Prophet Walter Magaya does not travel light if his 750-strong entourage is anything to go by, and the South Africans here are making all sorts of allegations due to the big ensemble.


COVENTRY - An eight-year-old boy and a woman thought to be in her 70s have died after a double-decker bus crashed into a supermarket in Coventry city centre, West Midlands Police have said.