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ZANU PF acting spokesperson Patrick Chinamasa (pictured) yesterday took praise-singing to a new level, describing President Emmerson Mnangagwa as the country’s own Mbuya Nehanda, an ancient ancestral spirit ...

Gweru City Council mayor Josiah Makombe has said that council would relocate vendors operating from an illegal fresh farm produce market in Mtapa suburb. BY STEPHEN CHADENGA Makombe, ...

A TREATMENT and support centre for survivors of gender-based violence (GBV) has been launched in Bindura First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has called for a multi-sectoral response in the ...
Lift lockdown in phases

HUNDREDS of Zimbabweans are stranded at the country’s borders with South Africa and Botswana due to lack of credible COVID-19 test certificates and various documents. The stranded people ...

BULAWAYO City Council (BCC) is disconnecting water supplies to government departments over outstanding bills running into several millions of dollars. By NQOBANI NDLOVU Recently, the local authority switched ...

IN a tragic incident that left Mutoko residents shocked, a 20-year-old A-Level student died on the spot after she was struck by a bolt of lightning while on ...

BULAWAYO City Council (BCC) is losing potential revenue from leasing out its buildings as tenants have deserted dilapidated properties. BY SILAS NKALA This was revealed in the latest ...

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said Africa was robbed of its developmental momentum through co-ordinated efforts by imperialists to destroy its rich socio-political and economic heritage and culture. BY ...

CONFEDERATION of Zimbabwe Miners (CZM) president Rangani Chauke has called on government to urgently regularise the operations of artisanal miners to avoid disasters and integrate the sector into ...

AUTHORITIES at Bulawayo Polytechnic have reversed their decision to expel a motor mechanics student for alleged misconduct after Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights intervened. BY SILAS NKALA Lawson ...
Thabani Mpofu

HARARE lawyer, Advocate Thabani Mpofu will stand trial at the Harare Magistrates Court on charges of obstructing the course of justice charges on February 10, next year. BY ...

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa will tomorrow visit Kakora Primary School in Mazowe for this year’s National Tree Planting Day. By SIMBARASHE SITHOLE Mazowe Rural District Council chairperson John Mudzonga ...
COVID-19 tests u-turn

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday toured the US$82 million PPC Zimbabwe Harare milling plant where the cement manufacturer pointed out that it was facing a number of challenges which ...

FORMER secretary of Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Ngoni Masoka (70) was yesterday removed from remand on criminal abuse of office charges when he appeared before magistrate ...

THE National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) yesterday began provincial consultative meetings in Bulawayo to gather people’s views on how best to address the country’s dark past such ...

THE Zanu PF party in Mashonaland East Province has reversed its decision to clear disqualified members ahead of the district co-ordinating committee elections. BY JAIROS SAUNYAMA On Wednesday, ...

FOUR men yesterday appeared in court for pouncing at a mining claim in Penhalonga armed with machetes and catapults intending to rob the miner of gold ore this ...

THE tussling for Makoni chairmanship in the Zanu PF district co-ordination committee (DCC) elections tomorrow has escalated, with candidates engaged in smear campaigning. BY KENNETH NYANGANI One Albert ...

AT least six COVID-19 positive pupils in Bulawayo wrote their Grade Seven examinations either at their homes or in isolation centres. Grade Seven pupils started writing their Zimbabwe ...

A BUS belonging to Rimbi on Monday last week crushed its conductor near the corner of Samuel Parirenyatwa Street and First Avenue, Bulawayo with four passengers on board. ...

Twelve years after her abduction and torture by suspected State agents, Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) director Jestina Mukoko still has nightmares, while her abductors are running “scot-free”. BY ...

OVER 4 million Zimbabweans are facing starvation while the number of food-insecure is set to rise to 8,6 million, about 60% of the population by year-end due to ...

MAGISTRATE Marehwanazvo Gofa yesterday refused to place City of Harare bosses Cainos Chingombe and Tendai Kwenda on remand, saying the charges levelled against them were “incomplete and meaningless”. ...

Gweru City Council has partnered with a non-governmental organisation, Someone Always Listens To You (SALT), to fight against gender-based violence (GBV), a senior official said yesterday. BY STEPHEN ...

A SECURITY guard at the Lupane University (LSU) has tested positive to COVID-19. BY SILAS NKALA A leaked internal memorandum to the Vice-Chancellor Pardon Kuipa written by the ...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday refused to hear President Donald Trump’s lawsuit attempting to overturn his loss to Democrat Joe Biden in the ...

ZIMBABWE Driving Schools Owners Association (ZDSOA) president Onias Sanangure yesterday urged learner drivers to desist from bribing Vehicle Inspectorate Department (VID) officials to get licences and secure the ...

LONDON (Reuters) – Legislation that breaks Britain’s Brexit withdrawal treaty will be debated in parliament next week, House of Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg said on Thursday, a move ...

Google has begun holding in-person meetings outdoors on company campuses as it prepares for employees to return to offices next year. A company spokesperson told CNBC it’s begun ...

MARONDERA boarding school Waddilove High School has ordered parents to pick up their children from the institution following a COVID-19 outbreak that affected 45 pupils. Do you have ...