Accessibility links

Studio 7 Headlines, Friday, March 18, 2016

Voice of America Studio 7

Voice of America Studio 7

The International Monetary Fund has dispelled remarks by Zimbabwe’s central bank that the country is likely to get its first fresh loan in 20 years in the third quarter this year amid concerns that Zimbabwe is likely to grow by only 2 percent and not the projected official 2,7 percent in 2016.

President Robert Mugabe is set to address a rally in Zimbabwe’s Mashonaland West province amid deepening factionalism in his party. Some groups, including one backing his wife, Grace, are battling to succeed the 92 year old president, who has ruled the country for more than 35 years.

Millers start importing maize from Mexico amid a crippling drought that has affected 4 million people.

Zimbabweans agree that people responsible for the alleged looting of diamonds worth $15 billion should be arrested regardless of their political affiliation.

Stay tuned for these stories and more coming up on Studio 7 at 7:30 pm on 9-0-9 Medium Wave and on the 4-9-3-0, 5-9-4-0 and 1-5-4-6-0 shortwave frequencies. We also broadcast on Please check us out on Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter.

Today on LiveTalk our hosts Blessing Zulu and Gibbs Dube will be talking with listeners and experts about the alleged looting of diamonds worth $15 billion in Zimbabwe.

Send us your numbers on our WhatsApp number 001 202 465 0318. The number again 001 202 465 0318. Stay tuned!!!!!!