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Landlord bashes up tenant over unpaid rent

22 November 2014 | 1100 Views
A MAN from Makokoba suburb in Bulawayo was dragged to court on Thursday for allegedly striking his tenant several times with an iron bar on the head over failure to pay rent.Wellington Zenga, ...
by Thubelihle Mabhena

'Kwashiorkor rife in Matabeleland South'

19 November 2014 | 1230 Views
MATABELELAND South is the province that is hardest hit by kwashiorkor due to the region's high starvation rate with health officials saying most families survive on one meal per day.The development pu...
by Thandeka Moyo

25 Years of Discovery

18 November 2014 | 3021 Views
Pretoria - After 25 years, what is there to be said about Discovery? Rather than tell you ourselves, we asked you to tell us - and the world - about your discoveries. Share your #25YearsOfDiscover...
by Jaguar Land Rover sub-Sahara Africa

Orlando Pirates after Zimbabwean striker

11 November 2014 | 6217 Views
MPUMALANGA Black Aces striker and Zimbabwe international Tendai Ndoro heads Orlando Pirates' wanted list for the January transfer window.According to a source close to the Sea Robbers, Ndoro l...
by Staff reporter

Striking Tobacco workers' case referred to ConCourt

11 November 2014 | 1115 Views
THE CASE involving 1 750 Mashonaland Tobacco workers seeking to embark on a strike over unpaid housing and transport allowances without giving 14 days notice as required by the Labour Act has been...
by Court Reporter

'Ruthless' landlord's son kills tenant

11 November 2014 | 3741 Views
HARARE - A 30-year-old man Simbarashe Chimuka allegedly assaulted his father's tenant Clemence Chitete with bricks and fatally burnt him with a hot electric iron before stealing his  vehicle ...
by Court Reporter

PSL results

09 November 2014 | 4725 Views
    Shabanie 2 - 1 HighlandersHow Mine 3 - 0 Bantu RoversTriangle 1 - 0 ChiredziCaps United 1 - 1 Hre CityChapungu 1 - 0 B RhinosHwange 0 - 1 FC Platinum ...
by Staff Reporter

An opportunity to tell your own story

04 November 2014 | 2040 Views
EVERY story always has far reaching effects when it is told by communities in their own voice, images and music of their choice.The story of Matabeleland has not yet been told in a way whi...
by Moyo Roy

'Cruel' landlord dragged to court for abusing tenants

04 November 2014 | 3650 Views
HARARE - A land lord has been dragged to Court by his tenant for alleged abuse including digging a trench across his house's main gate to ensure his tenants would not park their cars in the yard....
by Court Reporter

Pelandaba Choir wins Ingwebu Dance Competition in style

04 November 2014 | 2984 Views
EXPERIENCED a cappella group Pelandaba Choir on Sunday shrugged off stiff competition from other contestants to win this year's Ingwebu Traditional Dance competition held at Big Bhawa in Makokoba....
by Showbiz Reporter

Bosso ends winless streak

03 November 2014 | 3876 Views
Highlanders 2 - 1 Chiredzi STAND-IN Highlanders coach Mark Mathe, heaved a huge sigh of relief yesterday as the Bulawayo giants ended their seven-match winless streak in all competitions....
by Ricky Zililo

Bosso now a laughing stock, fans fume

03 November 2014 | 4235 Views
Highlanders are no longer a source of pride for their supporters, following their recent pathetic showing in both league and cup games, The Zimbabwean Sport reported.Far from an all-conqu...
by Sports Reporter

Questions to the 10 South Western Nations of Matebeleland

01 November 2014 | 2935 Views
These questions are directed to the 10 Nations, indigenous Nations, inhabiting the land presently (and erroneously) called 'Matebeleland', land in which the Shona have never at any point in history se...
by Ndzimu-unami Emmanuel Moyo

Call for the Formation of a Matebeleland Regional Party

27 October 2014 | 3793 Views
What is apparently clear to any observant eye in the region currently called 'Matebeleland' is that all we have been given is a raw deall in this country called Zimbabwe. It is a total outrage tha...
by Ndzimu-unami Emmanuel Moyo

Orlando Pirate's Meyiwa shot dead

27 October 2014 | 5585 Views
Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malubane has visited the crime scene where Senzo Meyiwa was shot and killed while trying to protect his Afro-Pop singer and girlfriend, Kelly Khumalo....
by Sapa

Highlanders slapped with $3000 fine

23 October 2014 | 3259 Views
EMBATTLED Highlanders have been handed yet another $3 000 fine after pleading guilty to breaching order 31 of the Castle Lager Premier (PSL) rules and regulations when their fans turned rowdy and thr...
by Staff reporter

Gadadi battle brings back sad memories for Mat'land

21 October 2014 | 4183 Views
Thousands of people from all over Matabeleland including political and traditional leaders will on November 8th converge on Gadadi,the historic site of the bloody battle between King Lobhengula's ...
by Thabo Kunene

Highlanders Humiliated Again in 'Fourrare'

20 October 2014 | 3035 Views
Highlanders' woes continued with an embarrassing 3-0 defeat by Harare City at Rufaro on Sunday, to reel out of the Chibuku Super Cup at the semi-final stage.Francisco Zekumbawire, William ...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwean player charged for strangling Swaziland referee

19 October 2014 | 3425 Views
Swaziland-based Zimbabwean defender Talent Maphosa grabbed the headlines last week for all the wrong reasons after he was charged for strangling an assistant referee during a Castle Premier Challenge ...
by Staff reporter

Manicaland continues to give Mugabe a headache

18 October 2014 | 2510 Views
MANICALAND has continued to give President Mugabe headaches as it has churned out most of the opposition leaders and parties in the country, a senior Zanu-PF official has said. Addressing thou...
by Staff reporter

Greed tear apart Matebeleland Liberation Orgainsation (MLO)

17 October 2014 | 2402 Views
As posted by Busani Sibanda 'Brian Ndwane' on the MLO Facebook lifetime, I stand to confirm that the allegation are true, MLO 's top leadership has parted ways with them because of their immaturity an...
by Skhosi Ncube

Could Matebeleland benefit from a break-up of Zanu-PF and realize independence?

17 October 2014 | 4348 Views
Never in the history of 'independent' Zimbabwe has the possibility of Bukalanga-Matebeleland independence, self-government and self-determination been so hopeful. With the warring factions in the...
by Ndzimu-unami Emmanuel Moyo

Matebeleland Music & Arts Festival

17 October 2014 | 2781 Views
Sivala umnyaka ngengoma lapho sithi woza 29 November eSloot njengenhlalayenza siyabe sigoqa imnyaka ngengoma ngama CD ethu amasha siwayethula sindawonye. Minyaka yonke siyakwenza lokho won...
by Staff Reporter

'Why are we being treated like illegitimate children' -WhatsApp update

16 October 2014 | 2306 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 Diasporian

'No Zimbabwean-style land reforms for SA'

16 October 2014 | 2104 Views
Pretoria - The law will not allow South Africa to embark on a land redistribution process similar to that in Zimbabwe, Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti said on Thursday....
by Sapa

Revive junior policy now, Bosso urged

14 October 2014 | 2017 Views
KELVIN Kaindu is gone and Mark Mathe is now in charge at Highlanders Football Club. And he got a 4-0 whacking in his first game in charge on Sunday.Now, that's a really bad result - a ...
by Staff Reporter

ZANU PF silences little girl

14 October 2014 | 6410 Views
The Matabeleland South ZANU PF leadership stopped a 14 year old primary school girl from recitation of a some what controversial poem in front of first lady Grace Mugabe in Gwanda on Monday....
by Staff Reporter

Matabele men only good at making babies - Dr Mugabe

17 October 2014 | 26556 Views
First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe says that man from Matabeleland are only good at marrying and making babies instead of developing their areas.Mugabe who recently graduated with a doctorate ...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabweans jailed in Ireland

13 October 2014 | 2316 Views
Two Zimbabweans who were processing fake cheques and credit cards have been jailed by a Belfast judge in Ireland. They were arrested while in a north Belfast flat that was being used as a...
by Staff reporter

The Harare massacre!

13 October 2014 | 4031 Views
CAPS United 4 - 0 HighlandersIshmael Thindwa, Nicholas Alifandika, Dumisani Ndlovu(own goal) and Kenneth Bulaji were on target for Caps United following the 4-0 thumping of Highlanders in ...
by Staff Reporter

Grace Mugabe's Matabeleland tours begin today

13 October 2014 | 2063 Views
ZANU PF woman of the moment Grace Mugabe heads to Gwanda, Matabeleland South, and today for the sixth leg of her Meet The People Tour where she is expected tom meet  the provincial leadersh...
by Staff reporter

Moral decay as 10 girls are expelled from school due to pregnancy

10 October 2014 | 3036 Views
TEN schoolgirls from Tokwana High School in Bulilima have been reportedly expelled from school as a result of pregnancy, a local tabloid publication reports.Among the ten girls, reports st...
by Staff reporter

Union threatens 'Zimbabwe-style' farm evictions in SA

08 October 2014 | 1708 Views
Cape Town - Zimbabwe-style farm evictions would become inevitable if government proposals on land reform were not immediately implemented to stop mass farm worker evictions, the Building and Allied Wo...
by Natasha Bezuidenhout I Cape Argus

Zimbabwean woman win battle to stay in the UK with English partner

07 October 2014 | 2638 Views
THEY have fought for three years to be together as a couple.And now finally, Molly Jamare, who fled her home country Zimbabwe due to violence and sexual assault, has been granted the right to ...
by Staff reporter

Matabeleland Fashion Week celebrates fashion contributors

07 October 2014 | 2095 Views
MATABELELAND FASHION WEEK which exists to showcase fashion and cultural trends of the people of Matabeleland. With primary purpose is to empower people, societies, businesses and the community to appr...
by Hunnar Management Agency

'Stop harassing vendors', cops urged

07 October 2014 | 1298 Views
FIRST Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday blasted members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police saying they should stop harassing women who are into vending at a time when the economy is struggling to perform ...
by Staff reporter

Juju beliefs part of Highlanders' woes

03 October 2014 | 4691 Views
Amidst a host of Highlanders Football Club's problems which all sectors are still battling to dissect is the issue of the use of juju by the team.Information made available to Bulawayo24 b...
by Staff Reporter

Jaguar Land Rover Takes Over Paris Auto Show with Two Global Debuts

03 October 2014 | 3302 Views
• Jaguar and Land Rover reveals key models at Paris Auto Show with Jaguar XE and Land Ro...
by Tech Reporter

Harare organizations continue to mutilate the Ndebele language

30 September 2014 | 3855 Views
This flyer (above) was circulated in Matabeleland last week by a forum of non governmental organizations based in Harare. This violation of the Ndebele language has drawn the ire of civic ...
by Staff Reporter

Teachers must be given land for farming, says Mathema

29 September 2014 | 1821 Views
MATABELELAND North Provincial Minister Cain Mathema says teachers must be allocated land for planting crops as a way of incentivising them.Mathema revealed this while officiating at electricit...
by Staff reporter

Cash for land deals backfire

29 September 2014 | 2251 Views
The Ministry of Lands and Rural Resettlement is investigating seven officials from various provinces for allegedly demanding payment from people seeking to be allocated land. The matter has si...
by Staff reporter

Scotland Referendum result should re-energize Ndebeleism or Ndebeleness!

28 September 2014 | 3535 Views
On 18th September 2014 Scotland voted 'No' for independence and opted to remain part of the United Kingdom. For Mthwakazi independence dreamers that was almost a fatal blow; for Mthwakazi independenc...
by Millicent Moyo-Dziva

Two-State solution now the only reasonable route for Matebelaland

28 September 2014 | 2104 Views
REF: Insistence on usage of Shona in Parliament by the Speaker and President of the SenateEditor, I'd be glad if this finds its way into yo...
by Ndzimu-unami Emmanuel Moyo

A 'traitor' in Highlanders camp?

28 September 2014 | 3029 Views
THE Highlanders camp is disturbed by reports that star striker Charles Sibanda is fed up with life at the club and wants to move to bitter rivals Dynamos when his contract lapses at the end of the...
by Ishemunyoro Chingwere

Scores duped to a Mugabe no show 'rally'

27 September 2014 | 3655 Views
Hundreds of people from various districts of Matabeleland South were 'duped' to go to Mzimuni Village, Gwanda North after being told President Robert Mugabe would be there.ZANU PF support...
by Staff Reporter

Kaindu on the ropes

26 September 2014 | 2722 Views
EMBATTLED Highlanders coach Kelvin Kaindu will be under pressure to save his job when Bosso meets stubborn ZPC Kariba at Hartsfield Rugby Grounds on Sunday.It's a do-or-die mission for the...
by Staff Reporter

$15 000 robbery at Bulawayo Bon Marche

24 September 2014 | 4575 Views
Audacious thieves pounced on Bon Marche supermarket in Parklands and snatched more than $15 000.The thieves could have committed the perfect crime as they left no tangible clues in the bre...
by Staff Reporter

SA landlord hires thugs to kill Zim man over rent

24 September 2014 | 6208 Views
A 37-YEAR-OLD man from Bulawayo based in South Africa allegedly plunged to his death from the third floor window of his Yoeville flat in Johannesburg over a rent dispute after the landlord allegedly h...
by Staff Reporter

Gono bid for Manicaland senate thwarted

23 September 2014 | 2706 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor, Dr Gideon Gono, has been disqualified to fill the vacancy in the Senate for Manicaland province as he is not a resident of any wards in the province....
by Staff reporter

Death of Block and Payne big blow for Matabeleland water project

22 September 2014 | 1812 Views
THE death of two prominent Bulawayo activists Eric Bloch and Arnold Payne is a big blow to the success of the National Matabeleland Water Project (NMZWP) which successive governmen...
by Staff Reporter

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