Zim cash crisis: Zanu-PF MP 'asks Mugabe to force central bank chief out'

2017-09-25 17:28

A Zanu-PF lawmaker has reportedly urged President Robert Mugabe to fire Zimbabwe's central bank governor John Mangudya, as the cash crisis continues to grip the country.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Ghana

2017-07-05 08:30

Zimbabwean Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa says he was "ejected out" of a South African hotel by "angry" Zimbabweans, and Zambia's biggest market has reportedly burnt down in Lusaka.

Zim retailer fined for failing to bank earnings amid cash shortages

2017-04-29 14:00

A Zimbabwean retail firm has been slapped with a $17 000 fine for failing to bank its earnings as the country’s cash crisis continues to bite.

Here's why Zimbabwe won't adopt the rand

2017-04-24 06:30

It doesn't matter how much sense it makes to ordinary Zimbabweans: Zimbabwe will NOT formally adopt the rand, the central bank governor says.

Travelling to Zimbabwe these holidays? The cash crisis is getting WORSE

2017-04-11 12:57

Bank queues, bags of bond coins and threats against foreign traders: Zimbabwe's cash crisis is far from over.

EXCLUSIVE: Zimbabweans to spend Christmas on 'empty stomachs'

2016-12-24 12:00

Many Zimbabweans are unhappy they will be celebrating Christmas with empty pockets this year as the liquidity crunch in the southern African country shows no signs of abating.

Five Zimbabweans who made the news in 2016

2016-12-14 20:32

Anointed cucumbers and Zim Bond: 2016 in Zimbabwe hasn't just been about #ThisFlag. There are new names among those making the news this year.

Zimbabwe's 'citizen bankers' lose jobs over leaked bond note pics

2016-11-29 10:51

"Citizen bankers" who leaked photos of stacks of Zimbabwe’s brand-new bond notes in a bank vault have lost their jobs, according to a statement.

Five reasons NOT to trust Mugabe's central bank chief on bond notes

2016-11-27 17:02

Zimbabweans are in panic mode following Saturday's announcement that the central bank is to rail-road through the introduction of this controversial currency-that-isn't-a-currency, starting with 10 million new notes on Monday.

Zim's 'dreaded' bond notes coming next week, says central bank chief

2016-11-21 17:12

Zimbabwe's dreaded bond notes are set to be out next week, central bank governor John Mangudya has reportedly said.


Zim bond notes to reach half a billion: Central bank chief

2017-08-03 10:00

Zimbabwe's central bank chief says the country will print an extra 300 million dollars' worth of bond notes, despite an earlier promise not to exceed the 200 million figure.

Zim to boost bond notes, as cash woes mount – report

2017-07-03 08:31

As Zimbabwe's cash crisis worsens, top banking officials say there are plans to boost a bond note facility, reports say.

Bond notes alone won’t solve Zim's problems - IMF official

2017-04-24 18:26

Bond notes alone won't address Zimbabwe's cash challenges, a top International Monetary Fund official has said.

No more Zimbabwe bond notes for now: Bank governor

2017-04-23 19:26

Hoping for respite from Zimbabwe's cash squeeze? It's not coming any time soon if Zimbabwe's central bank governor John Mangudya is to be believed.

EXCLUSIVE: Joice Mujuru takes former boss Mugabe to court... again

2016-12-29 20:00

Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has once again taken her ex-boss President Robert Mugabe to court, as she revived her bid to have the country’s surrogate currency declared illegal.

No 'quick solution' in sight to Zim cash crisis – finance minister

2016-12-22 10:00

Zimbabwean Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa has reportedly said that the cash crisis in the southern African country is set to continue for a long time.

Top Africa stories: Burundi, Zim, DRC

2016-11-29 20:03

Zimbabwean bankers who leaked bond notes pictures on social media have been fired, and a top aid to Burundi president has escaped an assassination attempt.

Zim activists arrested after street press conference on #Bondnotes

2016-11-28 19:15

Zimbabwean police have arrested two leaders of a social movement that has vowed to campaign against the introduction of bond notes.

Zim ATMs to dispense bond notes and US dollars - reports

2016-11-25 11:09

Zimbabwean banks are set to have separate ATMs for bond notes and the US dollars, reports have said, ahead of the introduction of the dreaded surrogate currency next week.

Bond notes 'out in two weeks', Zim bank chief tells paper

2016-11-13 16:00

Rumours of a delay in the introduction of Zimbabwe's unpopular bond notes aren't true if central bank chief John Mangudya is to be believed: he says they'll be out in two weeks.

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