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Baby girl found in grocery bag

09 March 2016 | 3860 Views
A baby girl was reportedly dumped a a grocery shop in Tongaat CBD in South Africa.Daily Sun reported that it appeared as if  someone had forgotten a grocery bag at the shopping centre in ...
by Staff Reporter

Woman divorced for accepting mealie meal bag from fmale friend

24 January 2016 | 2939 Views
ONE woman’s decision to accept a bag of maize from a male friend has earned her a divorce certificate in the Matero Local Court.Leah Kaleuka’s 12 year-old marriage to Patson Sikazindu ende...
by Staff Reporter

Toddler stuffed in bag and dumped

21 January 2016 | 1313 Views
Police in Joburg  South Africa are searching for the mother of a child, presumed to be about two years old, who was tied up in a plastic bag and then left on the side of a road in the Kensington ...
by Staff Reporter

Kango products rocked by massive salaries slash

27 November 2015 | 3928 Views
WORKERS Treger Products (Pvt) Limited whose subsidiaries are Kango Products, Treger Plastics, Monarch Steel and Zimbabwe Grain Bag have been hard hit by massive employment grades reduction and salarie...
by Stephen Jakes

Handbag thief sent to early grave

08 July 2015 | 9240 Views
A MAN from Matsheumhlope, Bulawayo, reportedly joined his ancestors after he was beaten to death for allegedly stealing a handbag.The burglar allegedly broke into a house in Matsheumhlope and ...
by Primrose Ndlovu

Talented farm worker has launched her own bag label in Botswana

29 June 2015 | 7886 Views
Nelly Bag, created by a 35-year-old Nelly Ndlovu from a locally based Zimbabwean caught the eyes of many during the recently held 5th edition of Rotary Annual Winter Night Market.The Voice...
by Staff Reporter

Zanu PF records names of voters in Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe and Mount Darwin by-election

29 March 2015 | 1885 Views
Heal Zimbabwe and organization lobbying for the human, political and civil rights I Zimbabwe has condemned the conduct of Zanu PF members during the by-elections in Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe constituency w...
by Stephen Jakes

Cde Auxillia Mnangangwa Welcome to Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe Constituency!

25 February 2015 | 1936 Views
Cde Auxillia Mnangangwa Welcome to Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe Constituency!By Suitable KajauCde Auxillia Mnangangwa welcome to Chirumhanzu- Zibagwe Constituency! Your candidature is guaranteed of...
by Suitable Kajau

Iraq lifts years-old nightly curfew in Baghdad

08 February 2015 | 1295 Views
Iraq has lifted a years-old nightly curfew in the capital, Baghdad, in a bid by Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's government to make the city feel more liveable despite persistent violence plaguing the...
by Staff Reporter

British fighter jets strike ISIS jihadists west of Baghdad

01 October 2014 | 2604 Views
London - British fighter jets fired on Islamic State militants west of Baghdad overnight, the Ministry of Defence said Wednesday, in their second strikes in as many days in Iraq.Two Royal Air ...
by Staff Reporter

Police concede Commissioner Chibage involved in corrupt activities

17 October 2013 | 3444 Views
POLICE yesterday acknowledged that Commissioner Oliver Chibage was involved in a number of corrupt activities, with internal disciplinary measures having been taken against him and an undisclosed nu...
by Staff Reporter

Woman caught placing bomb at primary school

07 October 2013 | 2208 Views
Baghdad - A guard caught a woman planting a bomb next to a primary school in Iraq on Monday, while attacks elsewhere killed six security forces members, officials said.The woman was trying to...
by Staff Reporter

Elderly man assaulted by 3 women over garbage

06 October 2013 | 910 Views
An elderly Harare man is nursing injuries after he was reportedly assaulted several times with an iron bar by three female neighbours who accused him of throwing garbage into their yard.The wo...
by Staff reporter

ICC unseals warrant for arrest of Gbagbo aide

01 October 2013 | 1534 Views
THE HAGUE - The International Criminal Court on Tuesday unsealed a warrant for the arrest of ex-Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo's youth leader, accusing him of crimes against humanity amid a bloody...
by Staff Reporter

Baghdad bomb attacks - 71 people killed, 201 wounded

28 August 2013 | 1017 Views
At least 71 people were killed and 201 wounded in a series of bombings and other attacks across Baghdad on Wednesday, police and medical sources said, extending the worst wave of sectarian bloodshed i...
by Reuters

57 people killed in a series of car bombs in Baghdad

27 May 2013 | 1404 Views
At least 57 people have been killed in a series of car bombs targeting mainly Shia areas in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, the BBC reported Monday.Many more were wounded as at least a dozen bombs...
by Staff Reporter

Zanu-PF Politburo member - Mavhaire - was saved by airbags

03 May 2013 | 3706 Views
ZANU-PF Politburo member  Dzikamai Mavhaire who was injured when the vehicle he was travelling in was involved in an accident on Tuesday night was still admitted and recovering at Parirenyatwa Ho...
by Staff reporter

'All my life, I fought for democracy' Gbagbo tells ICC

01 March 2013 | 2724 Views
The Hague - Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo on Thursday told the International Criminal Court which is weighing whether to charge him with crimes against humanity that he had always been ...
by Staff Reporter

Stolen bag harasses thief, demands to be sent back to owner

30 January 2013 | 8412 Views
A Siganda family in Inyathi, just outside Bulawayo, has deserted its homestead after a stolen bag unleashed terror and struck fear into their son's life, allegedly requesting to be returned to its ri...
by Staff reporter

Stolen bag talks, asks for tea to drink

30 January 2013 | 7425 Views
There was drama at Mbare Musika on Saturday when a stolen bag reportedly talked!This led to the arrested of six women who confessed to have stolen the 'talking bag'. Travellers and residents m...
by Staff reporter

Prison officer snatches a handbag with $12 000

05 December 2012 | 136 Views
There was drama in Masvingo central business district on Monday afternoon when residents chased and cornered a suspected armed robber who had allegedly snatched a handbag containing $12 500 from a ti...
by Staff reporter

Garbage collection, disposal is important

24 August 2012 | 1702 Views
There is a public outcry throughout Zimbabwe about the dirty conditions of most of the country's urban centres, a situation that worsens daily as garbage accumulates in so-called sanitary lanes....
by Saul Gwakuba Ndlovu

Couple finds US$13 000 in garbage, hands it in to police

29 June 2012 | 4284 Views
AN astonished couple could not believe their eyes when they found US$13 000 stuffed in a bag left on top of a garbage can.But instead of taking the unclaimed cash home, the selfless pair from ...
by Staff reporter

Bulawayo receives three garbage trucks

22 June 2012 | 206 Views
THE Bulawayo City Council yesterday received three garbage compactors from its development partners. Also included in the donation, which has been valued at more than $300 000, were 60 pairs of safet...
by Staff reporter

Garbage pile at At City hall - Photos

26 April 2012 | 3512 Views
As Bulawayo City Council crippling strike enters its third day -Thursday - rubbish continue piling up in the Central Business District posing a health hazard. ...
by Alois Sibanda

15 people killed, 21 wounded in a suicide bomb attack in Baghdad

19 February 2012 | 763 Views
At least 15 people were killed and 21 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a police academy in eastern Baghdad on Sunday.The attack took place in the afternoon when a suicide bomber blew...
by Moyo Roy

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for wave of Baghdad attacks that killed 69

27 December 2011 | 775 Views
BAGHDAD - An Al Qaeda front group in Iraq has claimed responsibility for the wave of terrifying attacks that rocked Baghdad last week and killed 69 people.The coordinated attacks on Thursday t...
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63 killed in a wave of explosions in Iraq

22 December 2011 | 875 Views
At least 63 people died and 185 people were wounded in 12 bombings across the Iraqi capital on Thursday morning, authorities say raising fears about the stability of the country amid pol...
by Staff reported

Laurent Gbagbo and wife charged with 'economic crimes, armed robbery'

19 August 2011 | 679 Views
Laurent Gbagbo the former Ivory Coast President and his wife Simone have been charged with economic crimes, armed robbery, looting and embezzlement, Al Jazeera reported on Friday.Simplice Koua...
by Moyo Roy

Mugabe is back from New York

28 July 2011 | 563 Views
President Robert Mugabe has arrived back home from New York where he attended the 65th Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations High Level Meeting on Youth.President Mugabe was l...
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Woman cuts husband's penis, throws it in the garbage disposal

15 July 2011 | 930 Views
Catherine Kieu Becker the 48-year-old California woman poisoned her husband's dinner, tied him to the bed, cut his penis off with a knife, tossed it in the garbage disposal, and turned it on. ...
by Sapa

Gbagbo's daughter writes to Sarkozy

28 April 2011 | 750 Views
Paris - The daughter of detained former Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo has written to French President Nicolas Sarkozy voicing concern over his fate, one of her lawyers said on Thursday."M...
by Ndou Paul

Treat Gbagbo with dignity: ECOWAS

14 April 2011 | 653 Views
President of the Economic Community of West African States Commission (ECOWAS), James Victor Gbeho, has expressed concerns over the fate of the captured Laurent Gbagbo, former President of Cote ...
by Bobby Olagoke

Gbagbo moved to an undisclosed location

13 April 2011 | 499 Views
Abidjan - Arrested former Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo has been moved from a hotel in the main city Abidjan to an undisclosed location in Ivory Coast, his rival President Alassane Ouattara said ...
by Byo24News

Ivory Coast generals switch sides

13 April 2011 | 595 Views
Generals who fought for Ivory Coast's ex-leader Laurent Gbagbo have pledged loyalty to his rival, internationally recognised President Alassane Ouattara.Mr Gbagbo's arr...
by Byo24News

France carrying out a coup in Ivory Coast: Gbagbo spokesman

12 April 2011 | 598 Views
Paris - A spokesperson for ousted Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo on Tuesday accused French special forces of carrying out a coup d’état in its former colony on beh...
by Byo24News

Gbagbo calls for an end to Ivory Coast war

12 April 2011 | 678 Views
Abidjan - "Don't kill me!" were the first words that Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo shouted when forces loyal to his rival Alassane Ouattara captured him on Monday, a witness told AFP....
by Byo24News

Ivory Coast strongman Gbagbo captured by French forces

11 April 2011 | 673 Views
French special forces have detained Ivory Coast's Laurent Gbagbo and handed him to leaders of the rebel opposition, after French tanks forced their way into his residence, a Gbagbo adviser in F...
by Byo24News

Gbagbo's home and palace hit by France and UN

11 April 2011 | 598 Views
French and United Nations helicopters fired missiles on Sunday at key positions held by forces loyal to the entrenched strongman Laurent Gbagbo in Abidjan, the country's economic capital, partly...
by Byo24News

Gbagbo's forces bombard Ouattara's HQ

11 April 2011 | 531 Views
Forces loyal to Ivory Coast incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo have stepped up a counter-attack on presidential claimant Alassane Ouattara by firing on his hotel headquarters in Abidjan....
by Byo24News

Gbagbo has not surrendered yet: UN

05 April 2011 | 553 Views
New York - Laurent Gbagbo has not surrendered yet but has suggested he wants to do so and has requested United Nations protection, a UN official told Reuters sa...
by Matthews Estell

UN and France using heavy weapons in Ivory Coast

05 April 2011 | 116 Views
Abidjan - The United Nations and French forces opened fire with attack helicopters on Monday on the arsenal of this country's entrenched ruler, as columns of foot soldiers finally pierced the ci...
by Byo24News

Major Gbagbo decision expected in the next few hours

15 March 2011 | 561 Views
Major decisions will be made in the next few hours after a meeting between Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo and his generals, reports state television in the wake of heavy fighting....
by Byo24News

Ivory Coast TV station bombed after UN condemnation

01 March 2011 | 636 Views
Supporters of Ivory Coast's internationally recognised president say state television has gone off the air in the volatile country's largest city.A resident of the Abob...
by Byo24News

Gbagbo, you are not welcome: Canada

09 February 2011 | 582 Views
Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo is not welcome in Canada, says the country's top diplomat while commending the African Union's support for his rival Alassane Ouattara....
by Byo24News

South African warship in Ivory Coast

09 February 2011 | 654 Views
The west African bloc ECOWAS has chided South Africa for sending a "warship" to Ivory Coast, but Pretoria’s ambassador said it was a support vessel dispatched to the region and...
by Byo24News

Two man arrested, 'found with human body parts' in a plastic bag

06 February 2011 | 1716 Views
South Africa - Two men from Lesotho and a Chinese national, were arrested in Thaba Nchu, for allegedly murdering a man and removing some of his body parts, Free...
by Byo24NEWS

Critical issues for AU as main summit begins

29 January 2011 | 590 Views
Africa's heads of state and government begin their annual summit in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa Sunday with a plateful of critical issues the continent has been grappling with in the recent p...
by Byo24NEWS

Gbagbo must go, former UN Secretary General

27 January 2011 | 589 Views
Davos - If Laurent Gbagbo were to stay in power in Ivory Coast despite losing a presidential election, it would be a setback for the whole of Africa, former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan said ...
by Byo24News

Gbagbo cancels accreditation for French ambassador

23 January 2011 | 590 Views
Cote d'Ivoire's incumbent Laurent Gbagbo's camp said the French ambassador to the West African country was no longer accredited, media reports quoted the camp's spokesperson as saying on Saturday....
by Byo24NEWS

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