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Winky D face 10 year UK ban for fraud

24 May 2015 | 7049 Views
Dancehall chanter Winky D whose real name is Wallace Chirumiko faces a 10-year ban from the United Kingdom for allegedly swindling $27 000 from England-based Zimbabwean promoter Luther Pakazvakavambwa...
by Staff Reporter

Mphoko donates 2 sewing machines to revamp Byo

24 May 2015 | 2980 Views
VICE PRESIDENT Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday donated two sewing machines (embroidery and overlocking) worth $1 400 saying its part of re-industrialisation of Bulawayo.Mphoko also donated a grin...
by Thobekile Zhou

Mpilo Central Hospital issues sawing machine tender

17 May 2015 | 2746 Views
Scandal ridden Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo has issued a tender for the raft of equipment including supply of sawing machine and kitchen utensils.The tender falls under 'invitation for s...
by Thobekile Zhou

Ringo, Winnie Khumalo Harare gig in doubt

14 May 2015 | 4313 Views
South African musicians Ringo Madlingozi and Winnie Khumalo gig in Harare on Friday hangs in the balance after it emerged that organisers of the Green Concert are not registered with the National Arts...
by Staff Reporter

National Blankets to cash in on winter

11 May 2015 | 1221 Views
National Blankets is targeting to increase production levels this winter from an average 20% to 50% but it requires more than $3 million working capital.National Blankets manufactures a wide v...
by Staff Reporter

Zanu PF losing MP candidate allegedly fails to pay employees

17 April 2015 | 2729 Views
The 2013 general election Zanu PF losing MP candidate in Emganwini constituency in Bulawayo Elfas Mashaba who owns Shield Security Company is embroiled in a serious labour wrangle with six securit...
by Stephen Jakes

Masvingo Tech College students go for days without food

19 March 2015 | 5141 Views
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by Concerned Citizen

'Abduction' of Dzamara haunts Grace Kwinjeh

15 March 2015 | 5990 Views
A victim of political violence in Zimbabwe says the alleged abduction of Occupy Africa Unity Square leader Itai Dzamara reminds them of a series of abductions since independence.Grace Kwinjeh,...
by Gibbs Dube

Kombi strike update - Running battles erupt in Bulawayo

09 March 2015 | 9797 Views
Running battles have erupted in Nketa, Nkulumane, Sizinda and eMganwini townships between armed Zimbabwe Republic Police and scores  of kombi drivers and touts.The kombi operators are on...
by Thobekile Zhou

Adrenalin wins top media, marketing and advertising awards

20 February 2015 | 2134 Views
Adrenalin Advertising and Design has received both the Media Company of the Year Award and the Marketing and Advertising Company of the Year Award from the Zimbabwe Business Awards Council.Ea...
by Business Reporter

Ex-MDC-T MP 'swindles' homeseeker

04 February 2015 | 2384 Views
FORMER Mpopoma-Pelandaba MDC-T Member of Parliament, Samuel Sandla Khumalo allegedly swindled a desperate Bulawayo homeseeker of R17,000 a magistrate heard yesterday.Khumalo, 51, of Pelandaba ...
by Mashudu Netsianda

'Kwinji 15' ready for PSL challenge

25 January 2015 | 4435 Views
NEWLY appointed Tsholotsho Football Club assistant coach Sithethelelwe "Kwinji 15" Sibanda says she is ready for the new challenge in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League following her switch from w...
by Ngqwele Dube

Man draws out sword in street fight

21 December 2014 | 3735 Views
IMBIBERS at Enkundleni Bottle Store in Emganwini, Bulawayo were treated to some free drama when a man drew out a sword after receiving a serious hiding from his assailant on Sunday. Kennedy Nd...
by Staff Reporter

TEARS of joy as residents win stands, cement in PPC draw

25 November 2014 | 2606 Views
TWO lucky Bulawayo residents yesterday won residential stands worth $4,800 each in Emganwini suburb at the conclusion of the Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC)'s Yakhani/Vaka promotion grand draw....
by Business Reporter

Leslie Gwindi booted out

24 November 2014 | 3631 Views
Harare City Council has booted out its spokesperson Leslie Gwindi and three other senior managers whose positions were made redundant by the city's restructuring programme.The city is now nego...
by Innocent Ruwende

See how some fans behave after their team wins - Pictures

14 November 2014 | 7216 Views
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by Daily Post

Teen breaks into neighbour's house at midnight, demands sex

11 November 2014 | 5714 Views
A 19-year-old Emganwini man broke into his neighbour's house at midnight and demanded sex, a court heard.Tsitsi Mpofu, 27, had just opened her bedroom window to cool off the summer heat when L...
by Staff Reporter

Rugare Gumbo swindled in a botched deal

10 November 2014 | 4282 Views
A 53-YEAR-OLD Gweru man, Chari Karimbura, appeared in court last week charged with swindling Zanu-PF spokesperson Rugare Gumbo of $4 000 in a botched excavator spare parts deal.Karimbura, who...
by Staff reporter

South African mayor promises to resuscitate Bulawayo industry

29 October 2014 | 7099 Views
SOUTH Africa's eThekwini Municipality mayor James Nxumalo has pledged to assist Bulawayo revive its crumbling industrial zone saying the city has vast potential for growth.Speaking at a recept...
by Business Reporter

eThekwini business delegation to visit Bulawayo

28 October 2014 | 2906 Views
The mayor of eThekwini Municipality in Durban, South Africa has proposed to lead a business delegation to Bulawayo next year to scout for business opportunities in the city grappling with de-industria...
by Makhosi Sibanda

Policemen, soldiers are violating people's freedom

23 October 2014 | 2333 Views
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by Concerned Citizen

'Nelson Mandela divorce was fraudulently obtained'

15 October 2014 | 6642 Views
ANC stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has claimed in papers filed in the High Court in Mthatha that her divorce from former president Nelson Mandela was fraudulently obtained, the Daily Dispatch repo...
by mybroadband

Bank official swindles teachers of $4 600

30 August 2014 | 3209 Views
SIX Harare teachers allegedly lost a total of $4 600 to a local building society bank loan officer who clandestinely applied for the teachers, loans with his bank after forging their payslips and ...
by Staff reporter

Couple loses $20 000 to bogus wedding planner

28 August 2014 | 2710 Views
The trial of Studio 263 actor Tafadzwa Tandi, also known as Hillary Indi, who allegedly used Bona Mugabe's wedding to swindle a Harare couple of $20 000, failed to start yesterday.Tandi (31), ...
by Court Reporter

10-year-old Bulawayo girl hangs self

26 August 2014 | 5911 Views
In a bizarre incident, a 10 YEAR-OLD girl from Bulawayo's Emganwini suburb allegedly hanged herself from a mango tree this afternoon.However, the girl's relatives suspect foul play in the ...
by Staff reporter

Maid wins court case over unpaid salaries, businessman's property attached

05 August 2014 | 3148 Views
PROMINENT Zvishavane businessman Gibson Zhou had some of his property attached by the Messenger of Court after his maid won a court case over unpaid salaries amounting to $3 772.According to ...
by Staff Reporter

Winky-D suffers an exodus of band members

03 August 2014 | 5485 Views
DANCEHALL superstar Winky D is frantically trying to come up with a new band after suffering a near exodus of instrumentalists, which saw two members quitting his outfit while two others are on tour w...
by Mtandazo Dube

Jameson Vic Falls Carnival Returns for Another Three-Day New Year's Extravaganza

25 July 2014 | 3683 Views
GOLDFISH LIVE, BEATENBERG, OLIVER "TUKU" MTUKUDZI AND WINKY D ANNOUNCED   Last year thousands of festival-goers from across Africa and...
by Staff Reportyer

MDC-T councillor swindles injiva of R41 200

16 July 2014 | 2734 Views
THE MDC-T councillor for Gwamba ward in Lupane, Kayeni Kenni Mpofu (38), who duped a Zimbabwean man based in South Africa of R41 200 has been fined $300. Mpofu duped Mandla Dube (42) of Makoko...
by Staff reporter

Zim successful separates conjoined twins

09 July 2014 | 5106 Views
The state media reports that Zimbabwe has broken new ground in its medical history after a successful operation on siamese twins born in April, with a team of 50 having worked on the delicate eight-ho...
by Paidamoyo Chipunza/Susan Mabunze

Zimbabwe's first major siamese twins operation successful

08 July 2014 | 3491 Views
The country's first major operation on siamese twins, who were joined at the stomach and shared the same liver, has been successfully conducted at Harare Central Hospital.On the 22nd of April,...
by Staff reporter

Con woman nabbed in Harare

28 June 2014 | 8334 Views
Police yesterday arrested a Harare woman for allegedly swindling several people in Waterfalls of cash and other valuables after duping maids that she would have been sent by their employers, the Hera...
by Staff Reporter

Dead man wins Chibuku draw

22 June 2014 | 5185 Views
CAN a dead man be said to be a lucky man? Well this paradox seems to apply to the late Gweru punter, Dumisani Mabeka, as fortune keeps smiling on him even beyond the grave just as the late King of Pop...
by Staff Reporter

Telecel hands over Ford Ranger to OK Grand challenge winner

20 June 2014 | 5233 Views
Telecel Zimbabwe today (Friday) handed over a brand new silver Ford Ranger to Rapheal Sekiwa, who won the Telecel grand prize in the OK Grand Challenge promotion.Mr Sekiwa said he is a lon...
by Mike Hamilton

Man nearly swallows dead lizard in beer

05 June 2014 | 5956 Views
A normal outing turned into a nightmare for a Bulawayo man after he saw a rotten lizard floating in an opaque beer container from which he was drinking at a bar in Emganwini on Monday night.Am...
by Pamela Shumba

Gwindi booted out

18 May 2014 | 4202 Views
Leslie Gwindi and his executive committee have been booted out of Harare City as the capital's councillors move to address the team's horrific start to the season.Team patron and Harare Mayor ...
by Ishemunyoro Chingwere

Man mysteriously dies less than 48hrs after winning a car

15 May 2014 | 7522 Views
A Gweru man who had a knack for winning big prizes in virtually every competition he entered died mysteriously on Monday morning, less than 48 hours after winning a Nissan NP300.Dumisani Kudza...
by Staff reporter

Baby born with two faces

12 May 2014 | 5567 Views
An Australian couple have welcomed the birth of conjoined twins who have separate brains and identical faces but share a body, describing their girls as "little Aussie fighters", a report said Monday....
by Staff Reporter

Winky D, Sulumani Chimbetu invade South Africa

07 May 2014 | 6077 Views
Music fans in South Africa will this week have a rare opportunity to celebrate diversity through a show offering the best of musical variety for all ages when dancehall king Winky D and Sulumani Chim...
by Arts correspondent

Foreigner swindled

05 May 2014 | 3563 Views
A Harare businessman, Charles Chisango will on Wednesday appear before a Shurugwi magistrate facing charges of defrauding his foreign partners of mining equipment worth $2.5 million. Chisa...
by Staff reporter

Two men jailed for public violence

26 April 2014 | 3521 Views
TWO Bulawayo men who ran amok and assaulted several patrons at a bar in Emganwini recently have been slapped with an effective six months sentence.The incident occurred on April 13.Tru...
by Plaxcedes Hove

Salarygate - Zimbabweans sold a dummy

28 March 2014 | 4550 Views
The public outrage over the so-called Salarygate scandal is very much normal and expected.However, Zimbabweans have been sold a dummy regarding the REAL cause of this offending and outrage...
by Obert Gutu

Music fan feared dead after assault at Zim music awards

27 March 2014 | 5276 Views
A music fan who threw a can at Zimbabwe Dance Hall music multi award winner Winky D on Wednesday night is reported to have died at a Harare early Thursday morning after being assaulted by securit...
by Staff Reporter

Police worst drivers of corruption

28 February 2014 | 3752 Views
MDC-T Mbizo legislator Settlement Chikwinya has said says that police have become the chief agents of corruption in the country with 18 roadblocks between Harare and Bulawayo.Chikwinya said t...
by Staff Reporter

Windows designer 'Julie Larson-Green' moves to new Microsoft job

25 February 2014 | 8110 Views
Julie Larson-Green, one of Microsoft Corp's most senior women executives and a leading force behind the latest design of Windows, is moving to a new job in charge of harmonizing the look and usability...
by Reuters

Gwindi insists comments not malicious

22 February 2014 | 2990 Views
The Harare City Football Club chairman, Leslie Gwindi, who was banned for five years by the Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) for "placing the game of football into disrepute" yesterday issued an a...
by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwe siamese twins die of heart complications

09 February 2014 | 2479 Views
The Siamese twins born to a Kadoma woman a fortnight ago have died. The pair succumbed to heart complications at Harare Hospital, where they had been transferred to from Chegutu Hospital for spec...
by Staff reporter

Why Mandela never forgave ex-wife, Winnie

08 February 2014 | 9642 Views
Nelson Mandela was laid to rest on 15th Dec 2013. John Carlin in his new book 'Knowing Mandela,' reveals why he never forgave the former wife who has featured through out the 10 day mourning period ...
by Extracted from Knowing Mandela by John Carlin

Gwindi banned from football for 5 years

06 February 2014 | 5338 Views
LESLIE Gwindi will decide on his next course of action after being banned from football matters for five years on Tuesday night when he receives the judgment from the Zifa Disciplinary Committee....
by Sports reporter

Mandela's daughter attacks 'sensationalist, mischievous' media

05 February 2014 | 5506 Views
Late South African President Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi has lashed out at media reports that she accuses of publishing "sensationalist" stories over the exclusion of her mother Winnie from the h...
by Staff reporter

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