Jonathan Frustrated By SA’s Pathologists 5Year Delay For Results On Zanele’s Death

Jonathan Frustrated By SA’s Pathologists 5Year Delay For Results On Zanele’s Death

Higher and Tertiary Education, Science Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo has expressed frustration over the fact that South African pathologists who attended to her daughter Zanele’s death say results would be out after 5 years. He also expressed concern that South African police who handled the matter did not show interest in immediately pursuing the matter relating to the Zambian national who was last seen with Zanele when he was spotted at OR Tambo airport…

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Bulawayo Woman Plunges 10Metres Down Lift Shaft At Barclays Main Branch

An emergency services crew carries the injured woman out of the bank on a stretcher on Tuesday A WOMAN is lucky to be alive after she plunged about 10 metres down an elevator shaft at the Barclays Bank main branch along Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo Street in Bulawayo. The woman, aged 20 who could not be identified, is said to have opened the elevator door and stepped in without checking if the lift was on her…

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Pedestrian Bridge Scaffolding Collapses On M1 , Sandton- J’Burg,-2 dead, 20 Injured

JOHANNESBURG – PEDESTRIAN BRIDGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION, COLLAPSES , REPORTEDLY ON VEHICLES IN SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG KILLING TWO AND INJURING AT LEAST 20 PEOPLE     Netcare 911 confirmed two people have died, while at least 20 were injured – five critically. The bridge was being built parallel to Grayston Drive on the M1 highway.   It’s understood the scaffolding fell onto at least one car travelling below. Motorists at the scene describe what they saw.  …

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Second Child, Accident Victim, US Principal’s Son, Joshua Sandile Ncube (12) Dies

A  Zimbabwean school principal in the US and his niece has claimed another life. Joshua Sandile Ncube, 12, has passed away, according to Colleen Kelly with the Indiana Conference of Seventh Day Adventist Church. Sandile, who had been fighting for his life a ventilator in hospital, died Friday morning. His father, Norris Ncube, the principal at Indianapolis Junior Academy, was driving to school Tuesday morning when a gold SUV ran a red light and crashed…

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Zimbabwean, Norris Ncube, (49) (Principal), Killed In US Car Crash

A Zimbabwean man based in Indianapolis, US, died when the vehicle he was driving collided head-on with another vehicle which had run a red light at an intersection on Tuesday, RTV 6 reported. According to the publication, the crash happened around 7:30 a.m. when a gold Ford SUV heading westbound on Washington Street ran a red light and struck a silver Honda SUV that was moving into the intersection with a green light at High…

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Four Dead As Extra City Bus Side Swipes Haulage Truck trailer In Hwange

Four people died while 23 others were injured Wednesday night when an Extra City Bus was involved in an accident on its way to Victoria Falls. The injured are reportedly in a stable condition at Hwange Colliery Hospital and St Patrick’s Hospital. The accident occurred near Mabale Business Centre in Hwange at 1940hours last night. The bus side-swiped with one of the two trailers that were being pulled by a haulage truck that was travelling…

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17 People Died After Lorry Cut In Front Of Bus In Lusaka

17  People Died After Lorry Cut In Front Of Bus In Lusaka

The use of Public transport can at times, in the Southern African region seem like signing one’s life away, as day after day , reports pour in of accidents, with the latest being one involving a bus and lorry in Zambia. Zambia roads are traditionally hotspots for accidents  and Saturday witnessed yet another tragic incident, in which , at  least 17 people died in a bus and lorry collision . The accident occured , west…

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Crane Collapse Leaves 87 Dead And Over 200 Injured In Mecca – Saudi Arabia.

At least 87 people died and more than 200 people were injured when a crane collapsed in the Muslim holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The huge red crane crashed into a part of the Grand Mosque – the largest in the world – that was filled with worshippers at the time. The head of Saudi Arabia’s civil defence said strong winds and heavy rains had caused the collapse. Mecca is currently preparing for…

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12 Die As Kombi Driver Fails To Negotiate Curve And Overturns On Gweru-Maboleni road

Twelve people died while another was seriously injured in an accident after a Toyota Hiace commuter omnibus they were travelling in veered off the road, overturned and rolled several times before landing on its roof along the Gweru-Maboleni road Tuesday evening. The accident occurred at around 7. 20 pm at the 46 km peg when the driver of the commuter omnibus lost control after failing to negotiate a curve. The vehicle then veered off the…

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3 Die As Speeding Kombi, Smashes Into Stationery Vehicle Then Headon Into Haulage truck

Three people died while several others were injured when a Marondera-bound commuter omnibus was involved in an accident with an Isuzu truck and a haulage truck on the 66km peg at the Police Projects Farm along the Harare-Mutare highway. The driver of the haulage truck Virimayi Masocha who escaped unhurt says the driver of the kombi who was speeding failed to stop when the Isuzu truck in front of him put hazards indicating that there…

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