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Christians take a stand against Dokora

03 May 2016 | 2661 Views
Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights would like to congratulate the people of Matabeleland for claiming their freedom of conscience and defying the national pledge directive by Minister Dokora toda...
by Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights

Zhanda blasts 'careless' Matabeleland cattle owners

28 April 2016 | 2838 Views
Agriculture deputy minister Paddy Zhanda has chided careless Matabeleland cattle owners for allowing their cattle to randomly stray to Botswana.He said the farmers have a tight grip on their w...
by Thobekile Zhou

Govt to reposes idle land

28 April 2016 | 4392 Views
Lands Minister Douglas Mombeshora has again warned farmers that Government would not hesitate to reposes idle land from absent owners.He also said those who refuse to pay rentals would also be...
by Thobekile Zhou

Highlanders wont change style of play for Tsholotsho says Akbay

23 April 2016 | 3055 Views
DEFENDING champions Chicken Inn face a stern test this afternoon when they take on How Mine in the first Bulawayo derby of the weekend which precedes the Highlanders - Tsholotsho clash tomorrow. ...
by Ricky Zililo

Land reform plausible

22 April 2016 | 2699 Views
The recent comments made by the Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe leader, Elton Mangoma, that the land reform embarked by the government at the turn of the millennium is irreversible sounds quite plausibl...
by Stewart Murewa

Chiyangwa pays Bosso a visit - Photo

20 April 2016 | 6075 Views
Zifa President Philip Chiyangwa visited Highlanders offices in Byo to pay a courtesy call.Well done PC, No Zifa President has ever visited Bosso club offices before ...
by Staff Reporter

Summary of the 2016 Bulawayo Access to Human Rights Information Survey

19 April 2016 | 2251 Views
Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights conducted a survey to ascertain levels of access to human rights information by Bulawayo Residents. The survey was conducted between January and March 2016 and ...
by Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights

'Matabeleland people proud citizens'

18 April 2016 | 2904 Views
PEOPLE from Matabeleland region are not "cry-babies" but a generation of proud citizens, the Minister of State for Bulawayo Provincial Affairs, Nomthandazo Eunice Moyo, has said. In a wide ran...
by Nqobile Tshili

Landlord drags tenant to court

17 April 2016 | 1225 Views
A MAN from Sakubva’s OTS Section has dragged his tenant to the civil courts on suspicions that he is having an affair with his wife.Manica Post reported that  Stanley Chinowadzimba told...
by Blessing Gondokondo

Bulawayo teams to clash in Harare

16 April 2016 | 4520 Views
Bulawayo teams are set to clash in Harare for the traditional Independence Cup finals.Highlanders beat FC Platinum in a penalty shoot out by 3 - 1 after 1 - 1 deadlock in regulation time....
by Thobekile Zhou

Manicaland State varsity to go ahead

13 April 2016 | 2073 Views
The National Assembly has approved the establishment of the Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences, whose programmes are in sync with the country's quest to add value to its natural resources...
by Lloyd Gumbo

Kasukuwere invades Midlands

12 April 2016 | 3608 Views
Zanu-PF national commissar Saviour Kasukuwere will visit the Midlands province on Thursday on a mission to stem lawlessness and rampant indiscipline, Herald reported.Kasukuwere was last week m...
by Staff Reporter

Mugabe promises land to war veterans

07 April 2016 | 5358 Views
President Robert Mugabe who seems to be playing an old record has promised the war veterans land a rhetoric that has been sang since independence in 1980.He how ever seemed to be accusing the ...
by Stephen Jakes

Happy 90Th Birthday Highlanders Football Club - MLF

06 April 2016 | 2785 Views
ON behalf of the entire Mthwakazi nation, we write to congratulate and express our gratitude for Highlanders football Club on their attainment of 90 years.  Amhlophe! Amhllophe Mahlolanya...
by MLF

Highlanders Football Club @ 90: The Ndebele royal connection

06 April 2016 | 3025 Views
THIS year Highlanders Football Club, formerly Lions Club and later Matabeleland Football Club, turns 90 years old. The club was established in 1926 by Ndebele royal sons.It is envisaged that t...
by Pathisa Nyathi

Manicaland appoints Zanu-PF youth chair

30 March 2016 | 2505 Views
Zanu-PF Manicaland youth executive yesterday unanimously agreed to elevate Mubuso Chinguno to be its substantive chairperson. Chinguno, who has been the acting chairperson since last year,...
by Staff reporter

Warriors massarce Swaziland

28 March 2016 | 6377 Views
 The Zimbabwe national men's senior soccer team-The Warriors outclassed visiting Swaziland four nill this afternoon. The goals came from a Knowledge Musona penalty, Costa...
by Thobekile Zhou

AFCON qualifier Zimbabwe breaks Sihlangu Semnikati as it happened

28 March 2016 | 5477 Views
Zimbabwe 4 - 0 SwazilandMusona Pen 52', Nhamoinesu 60', Rusike 77', Billiat 86'Zimbabwe can qualify if the beat Malawi here at home in early JunePos Team    &nb...
by Sports reporter

Amalanda Amhlophe releases debut album titled 'uMdlalo Wethu'

28 March 2016 | 1597 Views
Amalanda Mhlophe . a Matabeleland Maskandi Music group has released their debut album titled 'uMdlalo Wethu'.The group was formed in 2015 by Nduduzo Moyo well known in the music circles as Khu...
by Stephen Jakes

SA firms target Matabeleland

18 March 2016 | 1954 Views
SOUTH African investors should capitalise on proximity benefits to tap into vast investment opportunities in Matabeleland region, an official said yesterday.Addressing the Zimbabwe-South Afric...
by Oliver Kazunga

Mugabe land reform serious disadvantage to Mthwakazi people- MRP

17 March 2016 | 837 Views
Mthwakazi Republic Party has claimed that the land reform programme that was introduced by President Robert Mugabe in 2000 brought more disadvantages to people in Matabeleland when most of the people ...
by Stephen Jakes

Matabeleland Chiefs always disrespected- sen. Mlotshwa

15 March 2016 | 951 Views
Matabeleland South MDC-T Senator Sithembile Mlotshwa has claimed that in most of the time Chiefs from Matabeleland are disrespected even by fellow Chiefs from Mashonaland as at some point people from ...
by Stephen Jakes

Government to avail food for school children

10 March 2016 | 1164 Views
School authorities in Matabeleland South province have been urged to start setting up infrastructure for the National Supplementary Feeding Programme.This comes as the government moves in to a...
by Staff Reporter

Investing in safe water for African communities makes business sense for Jaguar Land Rover

09 March 2016 | 864 Views
Jaguar Land Rover is growing and we take our role as a responsible corporate citizen seriously. For over 60 years we have invested in communities around the world supporting social, educational and en...
by Nigel Clarke, Operations Director of Jaguar Land Rover Sub-Saharan Africa

University stops programmes indefinitely

08 March 2016 | 4156 Views
Midlands State University has stopped offering Agricultural science foundation programmes indefinitely.The university gave no reason for the move.Reads part of the notice: "Midlands St...
by Thobekile Zhou

Peter Dube crush Mubaiwa to land PSL top post

05 March 2016 | 2906 Views
Highlanders chairperson Peter Dube has been elected new Premier Soccer League boss today.Dube thrashed his Dynamos counterpart Kenny Mubaiwa by 11 votes to 4.The PSL chairperson post b...
by Thobekile Zhou

Mashonaland West tops the violations chart

03 March 2016 | 438 Views
The Zimbabwe Peace Project has indicated that Mashonaland West had the largest number of violations at 6, with most of them (4) perpetrated by Zanu-PF.The organisation said Mashonaland East an...
by Stephen Jakes

Bosso in tricky league opener

02 March 2016 | 3985 Views
Highlanders FC Dutch coach Elroy Akbay face off  Dynamos Portuguese coach Paulo Jorge Silva in Harare during week eight of the 2016 Castle Lager Premier Soccer League.The fixtures were re...
by Thobekile Zhou

Over 40 families locked out of homes in Bulawayo due to rentals owed

20 February 2016 | 1258 Views
MPOPOMA Pelandaba MP for Zanu PF Joseph Tshuma has said over 40 families have been lock out of their lodgings due to failure to settle their rentals at the properties owned by the Minister of Transpor...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

Neighbours at loggerheads over affair

20 February 2016 | 1562 Views
A MUTARE woman approached the Civil Court accusing her neighbour of having an affair with her husband.Manica Post reported that a bitter Marian Mudzengerere told the court that her neighbour, ...
by Staff Reporter

Demining exercise continues at Mukumbura to Rwenya

20 February 2016 | 558 Views
The demining between Mukumbura and Rwenya is reportedly continuing as there are claims that there is still a lot of land mines that along those areas.According to parliament Hansard, the 426km...
by Stephen Jakes

25 959 land mines recovered between Vic Falls and Mlibizi

19 February 2016 | 1388 Views
The National Mine Clearance Squadron (NMC SQN) has since reportedly recovered 25 959 AP land mines between Victoria Falls and Mlibizi and they have been destroyed.According to parliament Hansa...
by Stephen Jakes

Bosso fans snub club SA tour

17 February 2016 | 3346 Views
Highlanders FC supporters has snubbed the teams planned South Africa tour as only nine people have paid.About 30 supporters where targeted with each paying $440.The tour targeted prese...
by Staff Reporter

Zanu PF axes more officials in Mashonaland East

16 February 2016 | 2444 Views
The Zanu PF Mashonaland East Provincial council has suspended the Chairperson of the Provincial Women's League, Apolonia Munzverengwi and two members from the main wing for allegedly barring members f...
by Staff Reporter

Highlanders bids Sibanda farewell

16 February 2016 | 5450 Views
In true poetic justice Highlanders gave veteran Gwanda football legend Mathemba Sibanda who died of heart failure in Gwanda early Monday morning the best farewell he deserved.Sibanda was part ...
by Staff Reporter

Qualified science teacher shortage hit Matabeleland South

13 February 2016 | 2073 Views
The shortage of qualified science teachers in Matabeleland South province remains a major impediment in the learning of sciences despite continued efforts to invest in state-of-the-art laboratories in...
by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland North villagers scrounging for food- PDP

12 February 2016 | 1425 Views
Matabalelelnd North People's Democratic Party spokesperson Salani Nkomazana have indicated that people in the province were scrounging for food to a point that some families were spending days without...
by Stephen Jakes

'Land to be made bankable, transferable'

08 February 2016 | 894 Views
The government last Friday announced that the country is almost running out of land for resettlement purposes but there is hope that some of it will be availed when the land audit is completed. ...
by Mashudu Netsianda

Bosso goes to polls

06 February 2016 | 1904 Views
HIGHLANDERS members go to the polls at the club house tomorrow morning with one of the candidates contesting the vice chairman's post Kenneth Mhlophe urging members to vote for him saying he is the ri...
by Sikhumbuzo Moyo

Of the cartoon that angered Matabeleland and Midlands - Whats your say?

05 February 2016 | 3448 Views
A lot of people have been emailing/WhatsApp'ng us asking about the above cartoon which was published by the state controlled Chronicle newspaper yesterday. Please share your views here! ...
by Moyo Roy

Matabeleland South crops a write off due to erratic rains

05 February 2016 | 1191 Views
CROPS in Matabeleland South are a write-off due to erratic rains which fell this season, a technical report on the crop situation in the province has revealed.Recommendations have since been m...
by Richard Muponde

Open Letter: Chronicle cartoonist must resign

04 February 2016 | 2265 Views
We write in reference to a cartoon by the Chronicle cartoonist Musapenda on the Chronicle of 4 February 2016. We need to put it on record that whilst appreciating that Musapenda as an art...
by Matabeleland Institute for Human Rights

White Zimbabwean farmer forced off land to make way for UK based doctor

02 February 2016 | 3422 Views
Police in Zimbabwe have reportedly forced a white farmer, Phillip Rankin, from his property, in a move aimed at paving the way for a Zimbabwean born doctor living in Britain.Rankini had been o...
by Staff reporter

Zanu PF members fight over positions in Manicaland

02 February 2016 | 1409 Views
The Zimbabwe Peace Project has reported that in Manicaland Province there were generalised political squabbles in Zanu-PF as political factions fought to outmaneuver each other in an effort to control...
by Stephen Jakes

Govt working with clandestine housing cooperatives- Harare Residents Trust

01 February 2016 | 1182 Views
Harare Residents Trust has accused the Harare City Council for working with the clandestine cooperatives which allocate residents stands at un designated places where  the local authority has not...
by Stephen Jakes

Matabeleland, Midlands post worst A-level results

31 January 2016 | 2547 Views
THERE has been an outrage over the performance of schools in the southern parts of the country after a Zimsec analysis for the 2015 A-level results revealed that provinces in the region anchored the p...
by Staff Reporter

Government freezes land allocation

27 January 2016 | 2505 Views
GOVERNMENT has put a freeze on allocating of land to land developers as it is concerned with mushrooming of illegal settlements. Local Government minister Christopher Chingosho on Tuesday...
by Thobekile Zhou

Land barons menace needs urgent attention

26 January 2016 | 2265 Views
A lot of the urban Zimbabwean dwellers have been under pressure to own houses in various cities and towns where they work and reside but such dreams have been eluding them for time immemorial. It has ...
by John Mukumbo

Zanu PF land Barons knocking on Chikurubi prisons doors over demolished houses

25 January 2016 | 3022 Views
The land barons who duped Harare residents into buying stands at illegal places are said to be peeping through the doors of Chikurubi prisons as their acts will certainly attract the hands of the law ...
by Stephen Jakes

Matabeleland has never known peace since independence

22 January 2016 | 1770 Views
Human Rights activist Khumbu Maphosa has said Matabeleland Region has never known peace and stability since independence in 1980."Since 1980 when Zimbabwe got its independence, the people of M...
by Stephen Jakes

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