- HANGING TREEE: Where British settlers hung nine Ndebele warriors more than 100 years ago at the height of the Umvukela (Matabeleland uprisings) in 1896-7, along JMN Nkomo Street between Connaught Avenue and Masotsha Ndlovu Avenue, is a national monument as it symbolises both subjugation and resistance to colonialism by the Zimabwe’s citizens.
- 300 Cowdray Park opposition members mostly defectors from MDC-Alliance joined Zanu-PF during yesterday’s meeting
- Borrowdale road and Harare Drive traffic lights hit-and-run driver arrested after a recording of the incident went viral on social media.
- Financial institutions have grouped under the Bankers Association and resolved not to accept the state-issued 99-year farm leases.
- OPPOSITION party Zapu says it will this week write to Parliament seeking to recall its former members, who are now part of the ruling Zanu-PF.
17 PEOPLE SERIOUSLY INJURED when an illegal commuter omnibus overturned while fleeing from Police, near Penhalonga in Manicaland.
Witnesses told Bulawayo24.com that the illegal kombi was speeding, trying to get away from the police when it lost control, and rammed into a vehicle that was near BP service station.
The kombi lost control while fleeing from the police vehicle which was following it at high speed.
“The police were chasing an illegal kombi which had 17 passengers on board as speed continued the kombi driver lost control collided with another vehicle which was stationary at a service station all the passengers were injured and rushed to the hospital,” Tendai Zonde said.
The injured are admitted to Victoria Chitepo Provincial hospital in Mutare. – Tarisai Mudahondo