Heavy police presence in Masvingo ahead of Chamisa rally

Heavy police presence in Masvingo ahead of Chamisa rally

By Clayton Shereni: Masvingo Correspondent THERE has been heavy police presence since Friday in Masvingo ahead of Citizens Coalition for ...
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Zimbabwe

FEATURE: Harare's agonising traffic control system

FEATURE: Harare’s agonising traffic control system

/ Zimbabwe
By Reason Razao Comedian Trevor Noah once made a humorous remark that Africans were not aware of what traffic lights represented but rather governments acquired them to add to the atmosphere at intersections, whatever that meant. The failure by Harare City Council to fix and maintain traffic lights in and ...

Courts & Crime

Court evicts four families illegally occupying Raffingora farm

Court evicts four families illegally occupying Raffingora farm

/ Courts & Crime
By James Muonwa, Mashonaland West Correspondent A LOCAL magistrate has given three months eviction notices to four families illegally occupying a Raffingora farm, which was gazetted for resettlement at the height of the land acquisition programme. Chinhoyi magistrate, Chido Garwe gave Brian Gube (30), Portia Purazi (33), Nyarai Charumbira (27) and ...

In Pictures

In Pictures: Critically ill Chiwenga's ex-wife Marry Mubaiwa at Harare courts

In Pictures: Critically ill Chiwenga’s ex-wife Marry Mubaiwa at Harare courts

/ In Pictures, News Headlines
Pictures by Thandiwe Garusa Below are some scenes from Harare Magistrates Court where Vice President Constantino Chiwenga's ex wife Marry Mubaiwa arrives at court in a wheel chair after authorities barred her ambulance from entering the premises. Mubaiwa is critically ill and cannot walk ...

Business

UK-based Galileo increases stake in Zimbabwe mining projects

UK-based Galileo increases stake in Zimbabwe mining projects

/ Business
By Alois Vinga LONDON based opportunity driven firm, Galileo Resources Plc, has increased its stake in BC Ventures, which holds lithium and gold projects in the South West part of Zimbabwe. The transaction follows the acquisition of an 80% interest in BC Ventures and a further 29% stake acquisition through ...

Diaspora

Rev Cathrine Ngangira: From Zimbabwe to rural Kent ... and next Archbishop of Canterbury?

Rev Cathrine Ngangira: From Zimbabwe to rural Kent … and next Archbishop of Canterbury?

/ Diaspora
By Leo Devine Despite the growing number of women bishops across the Anglican Communion – 123 have been consecrated worldwide since 1998 – the Lambeth Conference is still very much a male affair. Women priests are also thin on the ground in some places, even prohibited in others. In the face of ...

Showbiz, Arts & Culture

SA-based Mavengere’s art contours Zimbabweans’ migration story

SA-based Mavengere’s art contours Zimbabweans’ migration story

/ Showbiz, Arts & Culture
By The Sowetan SOUTH AFRICA: Visual artist Mandlenkosi Mavengere's use of banknotes, overloaded buses and hawkers selling on the streets to make a living as background for his portraits paints a gloomy picture about life in his home country Zimbabwe. The pieces are part of his current exhibition called Forces ...

Sports

Bosso coach happy with progress despite away woes

Bosso coach happy with progress despite away woes

/ Football, Sport
By Sports Reporter HIGHLANDERS coach Baltemar Brito insists he is happy with his team’s progress despite missing out on an opportunity to finally end their away woes after being held to a 1-1 draw against Herentals at the National Sports Stadium on Saturday. The Bulawayo giants came within eight minutes ...

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VP Chiwenga dismisses surgery claims: says 'so I should never visit a friend who has a kiriniki? they forget i'm minister of health!'

VP Chiwenga dismisses surgery claims: says ‘so I should never visit a friend who has a kiriniki? they forget i’m minister of health!’

/ Top Story, Trending
By Staff Reporter VICE PRESIDENT Constantino Chiwenga Friday dismissed claims that he was yesterday admitted at the Trauma Centre Borrowdale private hospital for a surgery to correct some discomfort in his stomach. Reports indicate Chiwenga, who doubles as the health minister, had several tests done on him last night and ...

Health & Community

Byo parking firms insists it’s a Zimbabwean and not SA-based company

Byo parking firms insists it’s a Zimbabwean and not SA-based company

/ Health & Community
By Thobekile Khumalo Tendy Three Investments (TTI) has cleared misconceptions that it is a South African company only in Bulawayo to generate revenue and take it to its home country. TTI is a local smart parking company which was awarded the city of Bulawayo’s vehicle parking management tender, commencing work ...

Africa & World

WHO plans to rename monkeypox over stigmatisation concerns

WHO plans to rename monkeypox over stigmatisation concerns

/ Africa
By Associated Press LONDON: The World Health Organization says it’s holding an open forum to rename the disease monkeypox, after some critics raised concerns the name could be derogatory or have racist connotations. In a statement Friday, the U.N. health agency said it has also renamed two families, or clades, ...

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