Justice Dept, Sends Case Back To Parole Board, Suspends Pistorius, Early Release 2 Days Ahead.

TWO days before he was due to leave prison, Oscar Pistorius’ early release was suddenly put on hold Wednesday by South Africa’s Department of Justice, which sent his case back to a parole board. It was unclear when the board would be able to meet again, justice department spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga said, but it was unlikely a new decision could be made by Friday’s initially planned release date. Pistorius, the double-amputee Olympic runner, is serving…

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‘Oxford Uni’s Wildlife Conservation Research Unit Receives Over Half A Million ££s Cecil Donations’

Oxford University’s Wildlife Conservation Research Unit has received more than half a million pounds in donations, following the death of Cecil the Lion, BBC reported. Cecil was a well-known tourist attraction in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe and was shot by Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, USA. Oxford University representative Dr Andrew Loveridge, a researchers who had been tracking Cecil, has said some of the money goes towards training of locals look after their livestock…

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‘Shaun King, Black Lives Matter movement Activist And Leader , Outed As A White Man’

It’s the apparent second coming of Rachel Dolezal Shaun King, a prominent leader in the Black Lives Matter movement, has been claiming to be biracial when he is actually a white man, according to a report published Wednesday. King, 35, denied the report.  King, who won a full scholarship from Oprah Winfrey to the historically black Morehouse College, has been a leading activist against police brutality. He has said he is the son of a…

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Antoinette Conservancy Farm Owner ‘Honest Trymore Ndlovu’ Charged For Helping To Kill ‘Cecil’

ANTOINETTE Conservancy Farm owner, Honest Trymore Ndlovu, who is accused of conniving with a professional hunter to kill collard male lion ‘Cecil’, has appeared in court. Ndlovu, who runs a farm in Gwayi area just outside the Hwange National Park in Matabeleland North, had been waiting for his day in court since his co-accused Theodro Bronkhorst, owner Bushmen Safaris, was charged last month. Ndlovu, 62, and residing in Bulawayo, was charged with contravening Section 59…

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Prosecutors File Appeal, For Pistorius Murder Conviction, For Killing Girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

South African prosecutors have filed an appeal calling for Oscar Pistorius to be convicted of murder for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The Olympic and Paralympic athlete was jailed last year after being convicted on the lesser charge of manslaughter over the 2013 killing, and is due to be released from prison later this week. Pistorius’ defence team has until 17 September to file its response – Source-bbc

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Chicco Twala ‘ Firearm Confiscated By Detectives Investigating, Orlando Pirates, Keeper ‘Senzo Meyiwa’s Murder.

Chicco Twala ‘ Firearm Confiscated By Detectives Investigating, Orlando Pirates, Keeper ‘Senzo Meyiwa’s Murder.

Internationally renowned musician Chicco Twala claims his firearm was confiscated by detectives investigating Senzo Meyiwa’s murder. This was after they suspected his son Longwe might have used it against the slain Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates goalkeeper. Sowetan Sunday World hinted in its website that Twala’s response was prompted by the information leaked to it by two law enforcement agents close to the investigation who said they had confiscated Twala’s fire arm – Source: Sowetan…

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Immigration Turn Away J’Burg Musician Dan Tshanda From Bulawayo J.M International Airport

Immigration Turn Away J’Burg  Musician Dan Tshanda  From Bulawayo  J.M International Airport

POPULAR musician Dan Tshanda was on Wednesday turned away from the Joshua Mqabuko International Airport in Bulawayo after failing to produce proper travelling documents to immigration officials. The South African Ndivhuwo hit-maker, who last performed in Bulawayo three years ago, was expected to meet fans and show organisers at the Selbourne Hotel in the city on Wednesday afternoon ahead of his show at Hartsfield Rugby Ground on August 29. Speaking from his base in Johannesburg,…

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Legendary R’n’B Stars, Toni Braxton & Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds To Spend A Week In Zimbabwe

Legendary R’n’B Stars, Toni Braxton & Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds To Spend A Week In Zimbabwe

America’s legendary R’n’B superstars, Toni Braxton and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds will be spending a week in Zimbabwe later this month as part of their African Tour. Popularly known as America’s ‘musical husband and wife’, the two legends who will be performing at Borrowdale Racecourse on August 28 are expected to touch down at Harare International Airport on August 24, marking their first visit to Africa. They will depart for Durban on August 29 where they…

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Dickson Chingaira Makoni aka ‘Cde Chinx Is Alive, Contrary To Death Reports’

Dickson Chingaira Makoni aka ‘Cde Chinx Is Alive, Contrary To Death Reports’

Musician and song-writer, Dickson Chingaira Makoni aka Cde Chinx is alive, contrary to messages going around social media platforms. Social media had been abuzz with news that Cde Chinx had passed on at Parirenyatwa Hospital on Tuesday. ZBC News visited the musician at his Chitungwiza house where he however admitted that he was not feeling too well, but says he still has more energy and strength to pen more songs. His love for music made…

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Calls On Conor McGregor To Defend The Honour Of Cecil The Lion.

Schwarzenegger took to social media to make a proposal: ‘“If you think shooting the predator on the right makes you brave; Arnie suggests getting in the Octagon with McGrego.” Arnold Schwarzenegger has called on Conor McGregor to defend the honour of Cecil the lion. There has been worldwide outcry at the news the protected animal was shot with a crossbow for sport. Walter Palmer, the dentist who killed him after paying for a hunt to…

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