Influx of herbalists hindering cancer treatment — says top oncologist

Influx of herbalists hindering cancer treatment — says top oncologist

By Mary Taruvinga PARIRENYATWA Group of Hospitals head of oncology, Nothando Mutizira has expressed concern over the proliferation of herbalists, ...


Zimbabwe

PVO Bill public hearing abandoned as rowdy Zanu PF elements heckle participant opposed to proposed law

PVO Bill public hearing abandoned as rowdy Zanu PF elements heckle participant opposed to proposed law

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By Anna Chibamu A PUBLIC hearing of the controversial Private Voluntary Organisations (PVO) Amendment Bill (H.B 2024) was on Friday abandoned in Harare after a female participant spoke adversely about the proposed law, thereby sparking protests from suspected Zanu PF youths. Sensing danger, Passionate Fuza who is communications officer for ...

Courts & Crime

Ex-first lady Grace Mugabe's son in soup for defaulting on child support payments

Ex-first lady Grace Mugabe’s son in soup for defaulting on child support payments

/ Courts & Crime
By Mary Taruvinga ZIMBABWE'S former first lady, Grace Mugabe's son, Russel Goreraza, is in trouble with the law after defaulting payment of maintenance for his son. Goreraza (40) is now in three-months arrears amounting to US$7 500. "He was arraigned was before Concession Magistrates' Court facing charges of contravening Section ...

In Pictures

In Pictures: Inside Parirenyatwa Hospital's run-down Cancer Treatment Centre

In Pictures: Inside Parirenyatwa Hospital’s run-down Cancer Treatment Centre

/ In Pictures
Below are some images from Parirenyatwa Hospital's cancer treatment centre where several machines have been malfunctioning for over half a decade. There is no clear plan to repair them due to financial constraints at the facility ...

Business

FBC completes Standard Chartered takeover, plans to make it a separate wholesale banking business

FBC completes Standard Chartered takeover, plans to make it a separate wholesale banking business

/ Business
By newZWire FBC Holdings has completed the takeover of Standard Chartered Zimbabwe, and says it plans to turn the new business into a “powerhouse” targeting the niche wholesale banking market. Under the deal, FBC now owns 100% of Stanchart Zimbabwe and StanChart’s Africa Enterprise Network Trust, which owns a 20.7% ...

Diaspora

R3.3 billion payday for South Africa’s richest man

R3.3 billion payday for South Africa’s richest man

/ Diaspora
By BusinessTech SOUTH Africa’s richest person, Johann Rupert, is set for a multi-billion-rand payout thanks to his significant shareholding in Richemont. Compagnie Financière Richemont SA was founded by Rupert in 1988 through the separation of the international assets owned by Rembrandt Group Limited of South Africa (Remgro Limited today), founded ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

Video appears to show Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs beating singer Cassie in hotel hallway in 2016

Video appears to show Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs beating singer Cassie in hotel hallway in 2016

/ Showbiz, Arts & Culture
By Associated Press  LOS ANGELES— Security video aired by CNN appears to show Sean “Diddy” Combs attacking singer Cassie in a Los Angeles hotel hallway in 2016, the latest in a months-long series of public allegations and revelations of physical and sexual violence from the hip-hop mogul. The video aired ...

Sports

Themba Gorimbo wins another UFC fight, dedicates victory to his bereaved coach

Themba Gorimbo wins another UFC fight, dedicates victory to his bereaved coach

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By Sports Reporter ZIMBABWE mixed martial arts star, Themba Gorimbo on Saturday night defeated Ramiz Brahimaj by a unanimous decision in an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) match in Las Vegas, United States. Gorimbo recorded 30-27 wins in all three sets, a performance he admitted was not his best. "Thanks to ...

Trending

'You're nolonger my class' — Recently degreed wife tells prison warden hubby who later committed suicide 

‘You’re nolonger my class’ — Recently degreed wife tells prison warden hubby who later committed suicide 

/ Trending
By Staff Reporter A KAROI-based prison warden committed suicide by hanging after he reportedly failed to stomach rejection by his wife, who was pushing for a divorce. Sources who spoke to NewZimbabwe.com said the now deceased, Vengai Karani stationed at Karoi Prison was overcome by emotions after his unnamed wife ...

Health & Community

Africa & World

Israeli army finds bodies of 3 hostages in Gaza killed at Oct. 7 music festival

Israeli army finds bodies of 3 hostages in Gaza killed at Oct. 7 music festival

/ World
By Associated Press JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said Friday its troops in Gaza found the bodies of three Israeli hostages killed by Hamas during its Oct. 7 attack, including German-Israeli Shani Louk. A photo of 22-year-old Louk’s twisted body in the back of a pickup truck ricocheted around the ...

Opinion