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Man in court for smuggling second-hand clothes worth $30,000

05 August 2014 | 2602 Views
A 30-YEAR- OLD Harare man, Tinashe Saurombe, yesterday appeared at the Mutare Magistrates' Court where he pleaded guilty to charges of smuggling goods worth $31 207 from Mozambique.Magistrate ...
by Staff Reporter

Secondhand clothes ruining Mutare economy

20 July 2014 | 1390 Views
THE importation - legal or otherwise - and selling of secondhand clothes from Mozambique in Mutare is literally choking this eastern border town's streets and market places.The sight of people...
by Staff reporter

Open letter to the French Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Laurent Delahousse

08 July 2014 | 2246 Views
Dear Ambassador "We want to come back to Zimbabwe. We are happy that President Robert Mugabe has tried to initiate a safe and sustainable environment for the investors. That is precisely w...
by Wilbert Mukori

Rampant corruption at Labour Office in Mutare

04 July 2014 | 1959 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

Dad fatally slams baby to the ground, claims mysterious voice told him

04 June 2014 | 2582 Views
In a matter that has left the Zimunya community shocked, a 27-year-old man recently fatally slammed his five-month-old baby to the ground claiming he was acting on instruction from the spiritual world...
by Staff Reporter

Man who set wife and kids ablaze over food nabbed

30 May 2014 | 2333 Views
POLICE have arrested a Mutare man who disappeared after burning his wife and two children by dousing them with a highly flammable liquid following a dispute over isitshwala.Joseph Mudzemwe (36...
by Staff Reporter

Manicaland farmers threaten not to sell maize to GMB

03 May 2014 | 1871 Views
MUTARE - Farmers in Manicaland have vowed to stop selling their maize to Grain Marketing Board (GMB) following the announcement of the new producer price which they described as meagre.The gov...
by Staff Reporter

MDC-T wars spread to Mutare

02 May 2014 | 3412 Views
FACTIONAL wars rocking the MDC-T at national level have spread into the party's Manicaland provincial structures following Monday's arrest of three pro-Morgan Tsvangirai senior party members on allega...
by Staff Reporter

'Cold spell will continue until Wednesday next week'

12 April 2014 | 1991 Views
A COLD spell that started on Sunday last week will continue until Wednesday, but the rain season is virtually over, the Meteorological Services Department said yesterday.The Met Department has...
by Staff Reporter

Two Mutare lawyers nabbed

28 March 2014 | 3107 Views
TWO prominent Mutare lawyers, Chris Ndlovu and Rangariyai Mubata, were this week picked up by the police for allegedly doctoring an affidavit in which a Mutare man was implicating a businessman for ex...
by Staff Reporter

Mutare presses for modern airport

06 February 2014 | 1456 Views
The Manicaland Business Action Group (MBAG) has joined other business lobby groups and politicians from the eastern border city in pressing for the immediate construction of a modern airport in the re...
by Staff reporter

Herd-boy (17) jailed for raping girl (11)

29 November 2013 | 2721 Views
A 17-YEAR-OLD teenager who was employed as a herd-boy in Chipinge was last week sentenced to nine years imprisonment for raping a 11-year-old girl at Buffledrift Woodlands. Sherpard Murahwa of...
by Staff Reporter

Mutare banks run out of cash

26 November 2013 | 2652 Views
There was panic in Mutare on Tuesday as hordes of clients from Metropolitan Bank and the First Bank Corporation (FBC) in the eastern border city failed to get their money due to what bank officials sa...
by Staff reporter

MDC-T mayor congratulates Mugabe

28 September 2013 | 3474 Views
MDC-T Mutare mayor Tatenda Nhamarare has congratulated President Mugabe for his resounding victory in the July 31 harmonised elections that were declared free, peaceful, fair, credible and representin...
by Staff Reporter

Adulterous woman gets 450 hours for dumping foetus

15 September 2013 | 2351 Views
MUTARE - A 19-year-old adulterous woman from Marange district was recently ordered to perform 450 hours of community service for dumping a five-month foetus, in an effort to conceal the pregnancy from...
by Staff Reporter

Jah Prayzah unleashes new song

13 September 2013 | 4324 Views
CONTEMPORARY ragga music sensation, Mukudzei Mukombe popularly known as Jah Prayzah is set to unleash a new scorcher to Mutare fans at Pick and Save Superrette on Saturday.Jah Prayzah said on...
by Staff Reporter

Water crisis worsens in Mutare

13 September 2013 | 2401 Views
THE water situation worsened in Mutare this week with most parts of the city experiencing low supplies.Businesses in the Central Business District that always received normal supplies wer...
by Staff Reporter

Woman left bedridden after cervical cancer operation

15 August 2013 | 2693 Views
A MUTARE woman is hospitalised and lying in agony at a local private clinic after undergoing a cervical cancer operation early last month which, however, left her bleeding and discharging pus cont...
by Staff Reporter

Mutare City Council to lease most of its beerhalls

20 June 2013 | 2555 Views
MUTARE City Council has resolved to lease most of its beerhalls under Pungwe Breweries as the business entity has apparently become financially unsustainable.Acting mayor George Jerison announ...
by Staff Reporter

Homosexuality allegations at Mutare Boys High

05 June 2013 | 7142 Views
MUTARE Boys' High School is at the centre of a homosexual scandal, amid revelations that two male students were last week caught red-handed in a compromising position. The school authorities w...
by Samuel Kadungure

Only one traffic light works in Mutare

03 June 2013 | 2378 Views
Daily News on Sunday's Farai Mutsaka tells of poverty, anger in Mutare, Zimbabwe's fourth largest city sitting at the heart of rich diamond, gold and timber resources. In another report Daily ...
by Staff reporter

Women threaten to strip in public over satanism case

22 March 2013 | 3718 Views
Chaos erupted at the Mutare Magistrates Court last Friday as an angry mob bayed for the blood of a lawyer representing self confessed Satanist, Thomas Zvapanganwa, saying he should at least have a hea...
by Staff Reporter

Mutare-Masvingo road accident, three family members perish

18 December 2012 | 4658 Views
THREE people from one family perished in Mutare on Saturday night while five others sustained serious injuries when the vehicle they were travelling in veered off the road and hit a tree.Manic...
by Staff Reporter

Businessman weeps uncontrollably in court

03 September 2012 | 4417 Views
A 49-year-old Mutare businessman who was facing two counts of fraud wept uncontrollably last Monday soon after he was remanded in custody by a Mutare magistrate.Prashkumar Patel, the owner of ...
by Staff reporter

Mutare lawyer squanders pensioner’s $23 000

03 September 2012 | 3190 Views
PROMINENT Mutare lawyer, Mr Akisayi James Dhliwayo of Dhliwayo and Associates is alleged to have misappropriated a City of Mutare pensioner's terminal benefits amounting to $23 578.The matter ...
by Staff reporter

Mutare Mayor disciplinary proceedings stopped by the High Court

30 May 2012 | 1823 Views
High Court Judge, Justice Andrew Mutema has granted an application by suspended Mutare Mayor, Brain James, to have disciplinary proceedings against him by a committee set up by Local Government Minis...
by Mafu Sithabile

Suspended Mutare Mayor backs devolution

04 May 2012 | 1677 Views
Suspended Mutare Mayor Brian James has backed devolution of power saying it was the answer to development and local democracy.James was speaking at a stakeholders meeting held in Mutare Hellen...
by Ndou Paul

Bosso hit by injuries ahead of Buffaloes clash in Mutare

19 April 2012 | 2939 Views
HIGHLANDERS have been hit by injuries ahead of their Castle Lager Premier Soccer League encounter against Buffaloes in Mutare at the weekend.Bosso had five players, Graham Ncube, Heritani Mas...
by Ricky Zililo

Plumtree-Mutare road rehabilitation starts

18 April 2012 | 3593 Views
The rehabilitation of Plumtree-Mutare road at the expense of more than $200 million is set to start on Monday in Plumtree. Group Five projects director Ham Coetzee said state of the art equipm...
by Alois Sibanda

Mugabe's birthday bash set for Mutare

15 February 2012 | 1509 Views
President Robert Mugabe's 88th birthday is going to be held in Mutare next Tuesday, amid revelations that the Octogenarian leader will spend more than half a million for the party.The figure, ...
by Sehlulizitha Zondo

Zanu-PF youths, MDC-T councillors team up to eject Mayor

09 February 2012 | 1066 Views
Zanu-PF youths and MDC-T councillors on Tuesday night teamed to eject suspended Mutare Mayor Brian James and his wife Lynne from a full council meeting where they were seated in the public gallery. ...
by Staff reporter

Mutare-Masvingo road accident, 'bus overturns and rolls three times'

17 December 2011 | 1556 Views
Zbc News reports that one person has died and several people were injured when a Masvingo bound bus overturned and rolled three times at the thirty kilometre peg along the Mutare-Masvingo highway this...
by Staff reporter

Millennium Development Goals campaign held in Mutare over the weekend

12 December 2011 | 1439 Views
Stronger ties between government and the civic society have been identified as critical if Zimbabwe is to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by the year 2015, the Zbc News reported on Mon...
by Staff reporter

‘Goblins’ land pair behind bars

13 October 2010 | 961 Views
A HURUNGWE man, who has been in the business of manufacturing replicas of goblins for sale to a witch-hunter, commonly known as Tsikamutanda, to extort villagers’ livestock ...
by Noah Pito

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