Thief (23) who stole irrigation pipes from Elgine farm in Mvurwi, has died at Mvurwi hospital as a result of the assault

Thief (23) who stole irrigation  pipes from Elgine farm in Mvurwi, has died at Mvurwi hospital as a result of the assault

Shocking Tariro Madzura (23) who was battling for life at Mvurwi hospital after being assaulted for stealing irrigation pipes has died. It is alleged Baison Mupariwa (33) of Elgine farm in Mvurwi, Mashonaland Central province and his unidentified friend are being accused of murdering Madzura. Mupariwa is currently in police custody assisting police with investigations and his colleague is still at large. Sources close to investigations say Mupariwa is admitting to have assaulted the deceased…

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HMP BIRMINGHAM: Inmates took over four wings, started fires and gained access to medical supplies in prison rampage

    Inmates took over four wings, started fires and gained access to medical supplies as they rampaged in the prison. One man was taken to hospital. Friday’s disturbance has been described by the Prison Officers’ Association as the worst since the Strangeways jail riot 26 years ago. Justice Secretary Liz Truss said there would be a “thorough investigation”. Rioters would “face the full force of the law,” she added. UK prisons chief Michael Spurr…

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Fists rain in Twelve Apostolic Church congregants Bulawayo’s Lobengula West suburb clash over personalisation of church by two bishops

  A FIERCE fistfight erupted at the Twelve Apostolic Church of Christ in Bulawayo’s Lobengula West suburb as congregants belonging to different factions clashed during a demonstration over alleged personalisation of the church by two bishops.   The church was briefly turned into a boxing ring as fists flew thick and fast as congregants downed their Bibles and went physical ignoring St Paul’s exhortation to the Corinthians when he wrote, “You are jealous of one…

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‘Mugabe is centre of power , sole candidate for 2018 elections, must be declared Life President ,21st February celebrations a national holiday’-Kudzai Chipanga Youth Affairs National Secretary

‘Mugabe is centre of power , sole candidate for 2018 elections, must be declared Life President ,21st February celebrations a national holiday’-Kudzai Chipanga  Youth Affairs National Secretary

The Zanu-PF Women’s and Youth leagues have reaffirmed their unwavering support for President Mugabe, with the latter adding that he should be declared Life President.   The Women’s league also declared its continuing support for their Secretary, First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe. Ruling party Youth Affairs National Secretary Cde Kudzai Chipanga said they would push for February 21 — the President’s birthday — to be declared a national holiday. Presenting resolutions made by youths at…

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‘Zanu PF regime will clamp down on perpetrators of corruption regardless of their status in the revolutionary Zanu-PF party’-VP Mnangagwa.

‘Zanu PF regime will clamp down on perpetrators of corruption regardless of their status in the revolutionary Zanu-PF party’-VP Mnangagwa.

  VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said the party and Government would clamp down on perpetrators of corruption regardless of their status in the revolutionary Zanu-PF party. Giving a vote of thanks after President Mugabe’s keynote address at the official opening of the Zanu-PF 16th National People’s Conference in Masvingo, Cde Mnangagwa called on all members of the party to desist from engaging in corruption. “Your Excellency, this afternoon, you have mentioned and you have…

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MAKOKOBA high-density suburb is still rated as the dirtiest in Bulawayo city

MAKOKOBA high-density suburb is still rated as the dirtiest in Bulawayo city

  MAKOKOBA high-density suburb is still rated as the dirtiest in Bulawayo, despite efforts by the Environmental Management Agency (EMA) to clean the suburb. Makokoba was recently named the dirtiest and EMA promised to help in improving waste management methods. EMA provincial manager for Bulawayo Metropolitan province, Decent Ndlovu, told journalists during a tour on Thursday that the situation in the suburb had not improved. Ndlovu said Entumbane high-density suburb, which was at some point…

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‘Free sanitary pads must be issued at maternity homes and schools’-MDC Proportional Representation MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga

‘Free sanitary pads must be issued at maternity homes and schools’-MDC Proportional Representation MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga

  A LEGISLATOR has called for issuance of free sanitary pads at maternity homes and schools in view of the decision by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa to scrap duty on raw materials used to manufacture sanitary wear. MDC Proportional Representation MP, Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga, who started a campaign for the scrapping of duty on sanitary wear, argued that women and girls could not afford it, resulting in some using unsafe methods to manage their menstrual periods….

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Six feared dead after they were swept away pushing broken truck off flooded Chongwe Bridge in Chiredzi, 14 swam to safety

  Six people are feared dead after they were swept away as they pushed a vehicle that was stuck in the middle of a bridge on a flooded river in Chiredzi. The other 14 who were also pushing the same truck managed to swim to safety. The police sub aqua team had by yesterday evening retrieved one body and is continuing with the search. National police spokesperson, Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi confirmed the incident yesterday,…

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‘Tsvangirai’s shutting out smaller opposition from grand coalition, further weakens opposition ahead of 2018 ballot’- People’s Democratic Party (PDP)

‘Tsvangirai’s  shutting out smaller opposition from grand coalition,  further weakens opposition  ahead of  2018 ballot’- People’s Democratic Party (PDP)

  THE People’s Democratic Party (PDP)has blasted MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai’s decision to shut out smaller opposition parties from a proposed grand coalition, saying the move would further weaken the opposition camp ahead of the 2018 general elections. Addressing journalists in Bulawayo on Wednesday, PDP deputy president, Kucaca Phulu, described the MDC-T suggestion as “an axis of exclusion”. “You have got to make a distinction between a coalition for winning elections and a coalition for…

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MDC-T’ Eddie Cross hints at the need for rewrite several laws and amending the constitution — “to clean up Zanu PF’s mess”.

MDC-T’ Eddie Cross hints at the need for rewrite  several laws and amending the constitution —  “to clean up Zanu PF’s mess”.

MDC-T’s secretary for local government, Eddie Cross has hinted at the need for rewriting of several laws and amending the constitution — once in power — “to clean up Zanu PF’s mess”. Cross, the Bulawayo South legislator, said defeating Zanu PF alone was not enough cause for celebration, as the ruling party had captured the State and all significant organs of society. In an opinion piece, Cross said Zanu PF’s “State capture” presented a threat…

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