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Chaos in sugar land as Chiredzi villagers demand farms

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 22 May 2014 Chaos has been reported in the Chiredzi lowveld area of Masvingo, after an angry crowd of over 600 villagers occupied sugar cane plantations on Monday and demanded that government allocate them plots that they were promised in offer letters, received back...

UK based pressure group asks Cameron to boycott EU summit

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 17 February 2014 UK based pressure group the Zimbabwe Vigil has written a letter to British Prime Minister David Cameron, urging him to boycott April’s EU/AU Summit in Brussels. President Robert Mugabe is to attend the summit from 2nd-3rd April after he received a formal...

Hunger striker calls off protest

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 14 February 2014 Corruption protester Philosophy Nyapfumbi has ended his week-long hunger strike, following a meeting with Harare Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni. Nyapfumbi spent five days camped at Town House on a diet of popcorn and water to protest the re-instatement of Town...

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