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Why are Mat'land varsities 'National' or 'State' while Mashonaland ones are not

21 September 2014 | 2165 Views
Mashonaland Universities1.Harare - Harare Insitute of Technology2.Manicaland - Manicaland University3.Mashonaland East - Mashonaland East University4.Mash West - Chinhoyi Universit...
by Ndzimu-unami Emmanuel Moyo

Figtree farmer David Connolly vows to defy Mugabe's aide

21 September 2014 | 1205 Views
Figtree farmer David Connolly, who is being kicked out of his farm by President Robert Mugabe's close aide, Ray Ndhlukula has vowed to stay put.Connolly accuses Ndhlukula of wrongfully draggin...
by Staff reporter

Scotland votes to stay in the United Kingdom

19 September 2014 | 1697 Views
Scotland has voted to stay in the United Kingdom after voters decisively rejected independence.With 31 out of the country's 32 council areas having declared after Thursday's vote, the 'No' sid...
by BBC

MLF stands by its solidarity message for Scotland

18 September 2014 | 1923 Views
It does not surprise us that Zanu PF shivers whenever they hear or read about countries and people breaking away from tyranny, hooliganism, oppression and marginalisation. Mugabe and this unknown, poo...
by MLF

Official statement on the Scotland independence referendum

17 September 2014 | 729 Views
The Christian Changemakers is pleased to join the progressive international community in endorsing the Scottish's 18 September Independence Referendum and calling for the Scottish people to overwh...
by Christian Changemakers

Solidarity message to Scotland from Zimbabwe

16 September 2014 | 1868 Views
Mthwakazi Republic Party and its unwavering cliques presently enduring trying and testing atrocious neo colonialism spell exercised by the fellow Black people under the banner of Zimbabwe, would like ...
by Mqondisi Moyo

MLF supports Scotland independence

16 September 2014 | 1266 Views
MLF and the whole of Mthwakazi gives maximum support to the people of Scotland on their Historic Referendum to choose whether to remain as part of The United Kingdom or go their separate way. &n...
by David Magagula

Scotland faces a Zimbabwe moment on currency options after independence

15 September 2014 | 1993 Views
THE ongoing financial ping pong between Scotland and the UK over which currency a potentially soon-to-be independent Scotland must opt for is a curious one indeed. Alex Salmond, Scotland's first minis...
by Colls Ndlovu

Scotland Independence - Whither Matabeleland?

15 September 2014 | 2967 Views
So this Thursday, September 18 2014 the Scottish people will go to the polls to answer a simple question, "Should Scotland be an independent country?" with a simple answer of Yes or No. How beautiful...
by Phithizela Ngcobo

MDC Renewal bundles Ncube out of Gwanda

14 September 2014 | 5009 Views
The MDC Renewal Team has literally bundled the Welshman Ncube led MDC out of its once stronghold Matabeleland South capital Gwanda.The Renewal Team held an overly successful Matabeleland ...
by Moyo Roy

How the people of Mat'land survived four armed groups

11 September 2014 | 2906 Views
JOHANNESBURG - After independence the people of Matabeleland found themselves at the mercy of three hostile armed groups-government sponsored dissidents, Super-Zapu dissidents trained and armed by...
by Thabo Kunene

'SA faces anarchy without land expropriation,' says Malema

11 September 2014 | 979 Views
Cape Town - South Africa will descend into anarchy unless there is progressive, peaceful land expropriation without compensation, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema said on Thursday....
by Sapa

Kelvin Kaindu under fire

10 September 2014 | 1303 Views
UNDERFIRE Highlanders coach Kelvin Kaindu was on Monday night told to do some self-introspection with his technical team during the club's routine weekly meeting following his fourth defeat to Dyn...
by Ricky Zililo

Fans slam Highlanders FC

08 September 2014 | 2680 Views
EXACTLY 23 years, 10 months to last Saturday, Willard Khumalo walked past the National Sports Stadium podium as the winner of the Zimbabwe FA Cup.He had been flown from Germany where he was ...
by Lovemore Dube

MDC-T ready for congress

08 September 2014 | 1244 Views
MATABELELAND North MDC-T interim chairperson Thembinkosi Sibindi yesterday said the party's structures from district to provincial levels had been reorganised ahead of the national elective congress s...
by Staff Reporter

Highlanders Family in dilemma as calls for Rahman Gumbo's return intensify

07 September 2014 | 4514 Views
Following a humiliating 4 - 1 defeat in the hands of perennial rivals Dynamos in the TM Hyper Pick n Pay challenge yesterday, the multitude of Highlanders fans is in complete dilemma not sure of t...
by Staff Reporter

Funding our communities

07 September 2014 | 832 Views
Communities have learnt it the hard way as resources at our rural schools are not forthcoming. Many schools in Matabeleland Region are recording 0% pass-rate every year, the main reason being the ...
by Bongani Halimana

Khaya-Moyo sets development agenda for Matabeleland

05 September 2014 | 1457 Views
MINISTER of State in the President's office and the country's vice-president designate Simon Khaya Moyo might have touched the right cord in appeasing the people of Matabeleland who have since in...
by Hangoyapalala waTjibundule

Jaguar Land Rover increase investment in Zimbabwe

04 September 2014 | 3271 Views
South Africa, Pretoria - Today's technologically-advanced cars require skilled handling and treatment in the aftersales environment, not just in terms of drivetrain components such as the engine and ...
by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland MPs irrelevant

04 September 2014 | 1655 Views
I have been following this the eighth Zimbabwean Parliament very closely since it was inaugurated last year.The sad truth is that Matabeleland just doesn't have any representation in both...
by Bekithemba Nare in Gwanda

Dynamos desperate to win the Challenge Cup against Highlanders

03 September 2014 | 2076 Views
DYNAMOS say they will field their strongest teams for both their Castle Lager Premier Soccer League tie against bottom side Chiredzi FC at Rufaro Stadium today and the inaugural $110 00 TM Pick n Pay ...
by Staff Reporter

Scottish independence a real possibility - report

02 September 2014 | 1101 Views
London - An opinion poll published on Tuesday showed a dramatic increase in support for Scottish independence, just two weeks before a referendum on ending 300 years of union with the rest of the Unit...
by Sapa

Radio licence race heats up

02 September 2014 | 2557 Views Byo community rallies behind Amakhosi's Skyz Metro FM HUNDREDS of people from Bulawayo thronged Rainbow Hotel in the morning today to suppor...
by Hangoyapalala waTjibundule

Mugabe's aide hits back

02 September 2014 | 4591 Views
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe's aide Ray Ndhlukula is resisting eviction from Centenary Farm in Figtree, Matabeleland South, arguing that the Zanu PF leader personally gave him the farm.Ndhlukula, ...
by Staff Reporter

Highlanders, Dynamos clash in TM-Pick'n'Pay challenge

01 September 2014 | 2761 Views
A new sponsor has hit local football and will announce itself with a high profile challenge match this Saturday pitting traditional foes, Highlanders and Dynamos at the National Sports Stadium in ...
by Staff Reporter

Rapist claims he owns teen victim's privates

01 September 2014 | 3202 Views
A seventeen-year-old teenager from Mayobodo area in Matabeleland South allegedly raped his 15-year-old cousin claiming that he owned her sexual organ.This was heard when the teenager appe...
by Auxilia Katongomara

Tribal tensions in Matebeleland as land row widens

29 August 2014 | 3811 Views
The people of Matebeleland region have been angered by the ongoing ethnic land invasions that authorities are battling deal with and demand that they should be corrected quickly. Finding themselves in...
by Staff reporter

Mat'land glory beckons

28 August 2014 | 3046 Views
President Robert Mugabe's State visit to China is beaming with great potential that is set to rock Matabeleland north province with great leaps of economic growth, never witnessed since time immem...
by Tawanda Museve

Scotland's pro-independence leader steamrolls final TV debate before vote

26 August 2014 | 1362 Views
Scotland's pro-independence leader Alex Salmond won a final TV debate on Monday just over three weeks before a historic breakaway referendum, but it wasn't clear if his combative performance would...
by Reuters

Highlanders invade Mandava

24 August 2014 | 1856 Views
HIGHLANDERS go out in pursuit of maximum points against tricky FC Platinum when the two teams meet in a potentially intriguing Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Mandava Stadium in Zvishavane...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwe government to impose farm rent

21 August 2014 | 1490 Views
Resettled farmers will soon pay rentals on their properties in a move government hopes will spur them to fully utilise their land. Lands and Rural Settlement minister Douglas Mombeshora sa...
by Staff reporter

White Zimbabwean farmer gets land offer letter

20 August 2014 | 3141 Views
The fifth largest dairy farmer in Zimbabwe, Mr Gerald Douglas Davison, has been allowed to continue operating on Xekene Farm in Seke in line with Government policy to boost fresh milk delivery and to ...
by Daniel Nemukuyu

Zapu on farm invasions in Matabeleland

19 August 2014 | 3271 Views
ZAPU wishes to express its concern at the increasing wave of farm invasions in Matabeleland. Hired and recruited war veterans, senior government officials and thugs have embarked on an unprecedented l...
by Patrick Ndlovu, ZAPU Deputy Secretary for Information and Publicity

'Street kids' turn to prostitution

17 August 2014 | 3697 Views
GWERU - During the afternoon Elina (not real name) ekes out a living as a beggar, but at night she puts on her best attire, perfume, spots a trendy hairstyle, good enough to attract the high and might...
by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland South women secures gold mining claims

17 August 2014 | 2071 Views
A WOMEN'S mining organisation, United Women Miners Association (UWMA), has secured more than 90 gold mining claims in Matabeleland South through standard tributes agreements.Seven hundred of its membe...
by Staff Reporter

Headmaster refusing to develop school - WhatsApp update

16 August 2014 | 1557 Views
Please note that Bulawayo24 does not edit WhatsApp updates. We publish them as sent by our readers and we do not disclose the sender's telephone number....
by Concerned Citizen

Cattle rustling syndicate nabbed

16 August 2014 | 1772 Views
A SUSPECTED three-man cattle rustling syndicate from Buhera appeared before Mutare magistrate Sekai Chiundura yesterday charged with stealing over 100 cattle from villagers in different part of Manica...
by Staff Reporter

Former governor turns destitute

13 August 2014 | 4520 Views
FORMER Mashonaland West provincial governor Mudhumeni Chivende has reportedly turned destitute and is struggling to pay for his medication and other basic needs following neglect by his erstwhile Zan...
by Staff Reporter

Dembare fans brutally stab Bosso fan to death

10 August 2014 | 9239 Views
A Highlanders fan was stabbed to death in cold blood by suspected Dynamos supporters after Saturday's epic clash at Babourfields stadium in Bulawayo.The teams' intense rivalry spilled out...
by Staff Reporter

Bosso, DeMbare fans urged to 'show maturity' as the soccer giants clash

09 August 2014 | 2347 Views
Veteran football administrator and Highlanders chief executive officer Ndumiso Gumede has rallied the Kevin Kaindu-coached side rise to the occasion and finally bring an end to Dynamos' dominance over...
by Staff Reporter

Landlady bites lodger's breast in electricity bill row

08 August 2014 | 2129 Views
A MUM of two nearly lost a breast after her caretaker landlady bit her in a fight over an unpaid Zesa bill.Thandeka Ndlovu, 25, of Chinotimba was treated and discharged at Victoria Falls Hospi...
by Leonard Ncube

'No to illegal land allocations'

04 August 2014 | 1962 Views
Government is concerned with the sprouting of unauthorised settlements which are attributed to illegal land deals in communal lands, Local Government, Public Works and National Housing deputy minister...
by Staff Reporter

Bosso, How Mine in battle for supremacy

03 August 2014 | 2541 Views
For the past three weeks, focus has been on the Harare derby between CAPS United and Dynamos.But today, attention shifts to Barbourfields Stadium for a Bulawayo derby confrontation between How...
by Staff Reporter

Massive land scandal uncovered

03 August 2014 | 3575 Views
A massive land scandal in which President Robert Mugabe's name was deceitfully used and thousands of villagers left on the verge of eviction has been unearthed in rural Matabeleland North.The...
by Staff Reporter

New twist to Bosso Nyaradzo bus; 'Bosso has no qualified driver'

30 July 2014 | 4714 Views
The bus donated to Bulawayo soccer giants Highlanders by Nyaradzo Funeral Services is parked in Harare and not collected because Highlanders has not been able to send a qualified driver to go to H...
by Staff Reporter

Mduduzi Mathuthu terribly sorry about Shonalised Chronicle

29 July 2014 | 8776 Views
The editor of the state owned Chronicle newspaper Mduduzi Mathuthu responded to calls by Bulawayo residents who have accused Chronicle of being insensitive to readers in Matabeleland after the paper...
by Ndou Paul

Highlanders to turn to Mugabe

23 July 2014 | 7198 Views
HIGHLANDERS chief executive officer Ndumiso Gumede yesterday vowed to take the issue of exorbitant police charges to President Robert Mugabe if the relevant authorities do not take the matter seriousl...
by Staff Reporter

Keep them in your England, Mugabe tells Britain

18 July 2014 | 7374 Views
President Robert Mugabe has challenged the British government on why it is now asking the Zimbabwean government to help it send back thousands of Zimbabweans who fled the country to seek refuge i...
by Staff Reporter

'Land permits useless pieces of paper'

17 July 2014 | 3041 Views
Prominent economist and political writer Mr Vince Musewe has described the A1 land permits recently launched by President Robert Mugabe as ...
by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland youths shun Zimbabwe army

17 July 2014 | 2913 Views
Young men and women from southern Zimbabwe are shunning recruitment in the army - largely because of bitterness over past military atrocities.Since the 1980s the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) ...
by Staff reporter

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