Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) Reportedly Dismisses 6More Journalists : ‘Supreme Court Ruling’

Alpha Media Holdings  (AMH) Reportedly Dismisses  6More Journalists : ‘Supreme Court Ruling’

Alpha Media Holdings yesterday reportedly fired six more journalists in a bid to cut down on operational costs. This is the second time the publishers of NewsDay, The Zimbabwe Independent and The Standard newspaper, have fired workers in the wake of the July 17 Supreme Court ruling. The landmark ruling allows employers to terminate contracts of employment with a three-month notice at any time without giving severance packages. Last month, AMH fired an undisclosed number…

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Judge Justice Andrew Mutema Dies At Mater dei Hospital In Bulawayo

Judge Justice Andrew Mutema Dies At Mater dei Hospital In Bulawayo

A Bulawayo judge, Justice Andrew Mutema, has died. Justice Mutema died today at Mater dei Hospital in Bulawayo where he had been admitted. Judicial Service Commission deputy secretary Walter Chikwanha said the judge collapsed yesterday before he was rushed to the hospital where he later died. – Source-chronicle photo-The late Justice Andrew Mutema

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Zimbabwe Consulate In South Africa Names 4 Accident Deceased Zaoga Band Members

Zimbabwe Consulate In South Africa  Names 4 Accident Deceased  Zaoga Band Members

THE Zimbabwe Consulate in South Africa has released the names of Zaoga band members based in South Africa who were killed in a road accident in Pretoria on Thursday morning. Moments of Praise band members, not More Praise band as earlier reported, died near the Nellmapius off-ramp in Irene when their vehicle collided with a speeding car, a year after they rose to fame with their song Zaoga Yafamba. It emerged yesterday that four were…

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Zimbabwe Gvt Gazzettes 23 Of Last 300 White Owned Farms For Compulsory Acqusition

Zimbabwe Gvt Gazzettes 23 Of Last 300 White Owned Farms For Compulsory Acqusition

The Zimbabwe government took a major step towards eliminating the once-thriving white ­commercial farming sector this week by gazetting 23 of the remaining 300 farms owned by white Zimbabweans for ­expropriation. The planned seizures in the Matabeleland North and South provinces were announced despite an admission by Robert Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF party that it had failed to compensate more than 96% of white farmers already dispossessed since 2000, regardless of a constitutional obligation to do…

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President Ian Khama African New (SADC) Chair, Attacks Leaders Who Cling To Power

President Ian Khama African  New (SADC) Chair, Attacks Leaders Who Cling To Power

  BOTSWANA President Ian Khama, the new chair of the South African Development Community has said the region needs to be a beacon for democracy for Africa, and blasted leaders who cling to power. At a press briefing after taking over the Sadc leadership Wednesday, Khama slated Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza whose country has been plunged into violence after he ran for a third-term despite strong domestic opposition. “It doesn’t matter how you got there….

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‘About 1,000 Qualified Teachers Have Lost Jobs’- Zimbabwe Teachers Association (Zimta)

ABOUT 1 000 qualified teachers have reportedly lost their jobs under the government’s staff audit to flush out ghost workers, NewsDay reported. In a press statement yesterday, one of the country’s leading teachers’ unions, the Zimbabwe Teachers Association (Zimta) confirmed the job losses, saying the matter was likely to take centre stage at its 34th annual conference in Harare this weekend. “Sadly as Zimta holds its 34th annual conference, confusion hangs in the air for…

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Dickson “Cde Chinx” Chingaira In & Out Of Hospital , 10 months Admitted At St Anne’s Hospital

Dickson “Cde Chinx” Chingaira  In & Out Of Hospital , 10 months  Admitted At St Anne’s Hospital

Liberation struggle musician Dickson “Cde Chinx” Chingaira is admitted at St Anne’s Hospital in Harare, battling an ailment that is still to be diagnosed. The musician has been in and out of hospital for the past 10 months and says a burning sensation runs through his body. The excruciating pain spreads from legs to the waist and from arms to the chest, where it hurts most. “I have been here (at St Annes Hospital) since…

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Fifteen ‘Nude’ Party College Students In Westgate, Harare Escape Jail For Crimical Nuisance

Fifteen ‘Nude’ Party College Students  In Westgate, Harare Escape Jail For Crimical Nuisance

FIFTEEN students and one man convicted for criminal nuisance after pleading guilty to conducting a midday party were on Friday slapped with suspended prison sentences. The students were caught partying and playing loud music at a named house in Westgate, Harare two months ago. Initial reports claimed the students were partying naked. Prosecutor Patience Chimusaru said although 15 of them were college students and were first offenders who did not waste court’s time, they had…

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20 Years Jail For Masvingo Man (30) Who Raped Niece (10) Twice, For US$1 In Presence Of 3Minors

20 Years Jail For Masvingo Man (30) Who Raped Niece (10) Twice, For US$1 In Presence Of 3Minors

MASVINGO: A man raped his 10-year-old niece in full view of three other minors before giving them a $1 each to buy their silence, a local court heard on Thursday. Tafirei Moyo, 30, from Chidza Farm pleaded not guilty to the offence when he first appeared before regional magistrate Judith Zuyu but was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment with hard labour. His trial, which lasted for a week, saw prosecutors calling in three children aged 6, 8,…

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Skulls?..?…1St Chimurenga Heroes &Heroines Didn’t Die For This Zanu PF Sponsored Poverty!!

Skulls?..?…1St Chimurenga Heroes &Heroines Didn’t Die For This Zanu PF Sponsored Poverty!!

ZANU PF has been trying to fool us by their desperate measures to fight corruption to revive its image but we have reserved our comments until after the heroes’ holidays, out of respect for our fallen heroes. It is disrespectful to commemorate our heroes when the vast majority of people are not enjoying the fruits of their struggles. I write to you all fellow Zimbabweans on behalf of ZUNDE that we should not beg for…

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