‘Zimbabweans Are Killing Each Other Every Week In South Africa’

‘Zimbabweans Are Killing Each Other Every Week In South Africa’

Zimbabweans are reportedly killing each other every week in Hillbrow, South Africa, amid concerns by Zimbabweans based in that country. This was revealed by Ngqabutho Mabhena based in that country who said the developments were saddening. “Crime is getting out of hand in Hillbrow. Each week, a Zimbabwean gets killed in the streets by another Zimbabwean,” said Mabhena. “It’s time that all peace loving Zimbabweans in Hillbrow should stand up and say ‘No To Crime’….

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Zanu PF Kasukuwere Urges Couples To Have More Children To Grow Economy

Zanu PF Kasukuwere Urges Couples To Have More Children To Grow Economy

ZANU-PF national commissar and Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has blasted the use of contraceptives and urged Zimbabwean couples to have as many children as possible in order to grow the country’s economy. Officiating at a tobacco outreach meeting in Rushinga on Sunday, Kasukuwere criticised couples with two children or less, while also attacking men for always flocking to beerhalls and abandoning their marital roles to have as many children as possible. He said contraceptives…

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Zanu-PF Chairmen Resign En-Masse Citing Intimidation By Ruling Party Hawks.

Zanu-PF Chairmen Resign En-Masse Citing Intimidation By Ruling Party Hawks.

  Several Zanu-PF provincial youth chairpersons, who last year helped engineer the political rise of First Lady Grace Mugabe, reportedly resigned yesterday afternoon citing intimidation by ruling party hawks.This happened as Zanu-PF postponed its politburo meeting initially scheduled for today to tomorrow amid reports this was meant to allow Grace to address a rally in Mashonaland Central Province where she is expected to set the tone for the ouster of party activists reportedly linked to…

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‘State Security & Gvt Officials, Loot Bulk Of Grace Mugabe Donations To Chimanimani Villagers’

ZANU-PF supporters and legislators in Manicaland yesterday claimed the bulk of goods donated by First Lady Grace Mugabe during her tour of Chimanimani in the province last Thursday, were looted by State security agents and other top government officials, leaving the intended beneficiaries – the villagers – with nothing to take home. According to NewsDay, Grace donated various goods – which included 25 000 litres of cooking oil, 3 000 bars of washing soap, 3…

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‘Zanu PF Matebeleland Victory Comes With Upsurge In Unemployment Nationwide’-Discent Collins Bajila

MDC led by Welshman Ncube’s member Discent Collins Bajila has said the inroads gained by Zanu PF winning most parts of Matabeleland South and now gaining seats in Bulawayo has come with an upsurge in the joblessness in the country. Bajila said on 12 October 2015 it marked a full decade since the split of MDC. “The dream of a prosperous Zimbabwe was deferred,” he said. “Today (12 October) ZANU ( PF ) has full…

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Harare Council Police In Violent Clashes And Running Battles With Vendors

Photo by Kumbirai Mafunda HARARE municipal police officer and vendors engaged in running battles on Monday leaving one officer serious injured. The municipal police officer was identified as Pamela Chitendo. However, vendors denied the allegations of beating up metro police officers, saying Chitendo was attacked by some “spiritual forces” after confiscating their wares along First Street and Nelson Mandela Avenue. Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights spokesperson Kumbirai Mafunda witness the incident. He wrote “It’s simply…

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Harare Polytechnic College Student In Court For Pantyless Modelling

Harare Polytechnic College Student In Court For Pantyless Modelling

A HARARE Polytechnic College student, who made headlines last week after images were leaked of her flashing her privates at adjudicators during a beauty pageant, appeared in court Monday. Panashe Zhaware, 21, was charged with public indecency when she appeared before magistrate Blessing Murwisi. She was remanded to October 21 for trial and released on $100 bail Zhaware, who is represented by Harare lawyer Musindo Hungwe was not asked to plead when she appeared in…

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‘Urgent UN, US$86m Zim Food Aid Appeal’: Mugabe Blames Western Sanctions For Crisis

‘Urgent UN, US$86m Zim Food Aid Appeal’: Mugabe Blames Western Sanctions For Crisis

THE United Nations has issued an urgent appeal for US$86m to feed about 1.5 million Zimbabweans facing starvation this year. The appeal was issued Monday by UN Resident Coordinator in Zimbabwe, Bishow Parajuli. “The food security response plan, developed through a consultative process, requests $132 million, with $46 million so far pledged leaving a shortfall of $86 million to support 1.5 million people affected by food insecurity in 52 districts,” said Parajuli. The development comes…

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‘Arrest Parents Of Child Brides’- Health And Child Care Minister-David Parirenyatwa

‘Arrest Parents Of Child Brides’- Health And Child Care Minister-David Parirenyatwa

PARENTS of children forced into early marriages should be arrested to help curb the scourge, Health and Child Care Minister David Parirenyatwa has said. Speaking at Mahusekwa near Marondera last week, Dr Parirenyatwa challenged chiefs and other traditional leaders to fight against early child marriages in rural areas. Stiff penalties should also be imposed on perpetrators, including parents who allow their children to be forced into such unions. “Traditional leaders have a pivotal role in…

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‘Zanu PF Incompetence Cause, Girl Child Poverty, School Dropout, Fuelling HIV’-MDC

‘Zanu PF Incompetence Cause, Girl Child Poverty, School Dropout, Fuelling HIV’-MDC

THE incompetence of the Zanu PF regime, epitomised by the failing economy is driving the girl child into poverty leaving many exposed to sexual abuse, the opposition MDC party has warned. President Robert Mugabe’s party has been in power for 35 years since independence in 1980 but the country has grappled with a serious economic crisis over the past decade and a half. The Welshman Ncube-led party said Zanu PF’s continued stay in power has…

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