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Studio 7 Headlines, Friday, June 3, 2016

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Panic buying of basic commodities has hit Harare as authorities mull introducing bond notes in October, widely opposed by most Zimbabweans, who lost personal savings when the country dumped the local dollar in 2009.

At the same time, long bank queues have become the order of the day as panic withdrawal of cash continues.

It’s do-or-die for the Warriors at the National Sports Stadium Sunday. Reporter Michael Kariati gives us the story.

And this evening we are featuring musician Cynthia Mare.

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This evening on Livetalk our hosts Gibbs Dube and Blessing Zulu will be talking with listeners about panic buying of goods in Zimbabwe as the country prepares to introduce bond notes. Some Zimbabweans argue that the bond notes are an attempt by the government to bring back the dumped Zimbabwe dollar.

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Studio 7 Headlines, Friday, June 3, 2016
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