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Sculptors target festive season
Sculptors along the Zvishavane- Masvingo highway say they are now pinning their hopes on the festive season to realise a fast turnover of their artifacts. They are strategically located, along the highway to draw the attention of tourists and motorists from the ancient Masvingo town. Driving along this road,... Read more
24-year-old man sentenced to death by hanging for beating his 65-year-old mother to death in Plateau
Justice Daniel Longji of the Plateau state High Court in Jos, has sentenced a 24-year-old man, Godwin Banchir, to death by hanging, for beating his 65-years-old mother to death just because she failed to respond to his greetings. Bachir was first arraigned on June 6th 2016 and charged with culpable... Read more
Senior Tory opposes Brexit deal
Sir Michael Fallon Former UK Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon says Theresa May’s Brexit deal is “doomed” and must be renegotiated. Sir Michael launched a scathing attack on the proposed EU agreement, saying it was the “worst of all worlds”. Asked whether Mrs May should stay on as Tory... Read more
Chamisa calls for Gukurahundi probe
MDC leader Nelson Chamisa on Monday questioned government’s decision to cherry-pick for a full public inquiry, the August 1 political disturbances which killed six in Harare while failing to institute similar investigations into the massacre of 20 000 civilians by the military back in the 1980s. Chamisa was speaking... Read more
Chamisa calls for anti-Mnangagwa demonstrations for November 29
MDC leader Nelson Chamisa has told Britain’s Guardian newspaper that his party would hold peaceful protests on Thursday against a deteriorating economy, which he said was a result of lack of confidence in Mnangagwa’s government. “We did not give any instruction to demonstrate on August 1. When we make... Read more
Lazy or dream proposal? Social media users are divided after photos of a man proposing with multiple rings goes viral
Photos of a man proposing to a woman with multiple rings have gone viral but social media users are divided about it. The proposal, which may just be a promo shoot, shows the man proposing with six different types of engagement rings. Some women said this kind of proposal is... Read more
MDC demos won’t be allowed to cause anarchy
The MDC has set a date for their demonstration for the 29th of November 2018 and we hear planning and mobilising of its supporters is currently underway. The purpose of the demo is said to be, to protest against the alleged “worsening” economic situation. This is questionable because it... Read more
Zimbabwe needs $171 million to deal with rural food shortages
More than two million Zimbabweans may need support to buy food between January and March 2019, according to a report released Tuesday by the government and the World Food Programme. “Fall armyworm, a pest that eats mainly corn, erratic rainfall and a decline in cash remittances sent to rural... Read more
‘They will be remembered for nothing’ – Pastor Enenche slams Daddy Freeze and others criticizing him for building the world’s largest church auditorium
After the dedication of his 100,000 capacity church ‘Glory Dome’ in Abuja over the weekend, Paul Idoko Enenche, the founder and senior pastor of the Dunamis International Gospel Centre headquartered in Abuja has cursed out those speaking against him, particularly Daddy Freeze. In his words, ‘I heard some very... Read more
Cambridge O’Level English on the go
In the 20 odd years that I have been in the Zimbabwean education system and ten years spent in English remediation, I have identified a number of factors that cause students to fail their Cambridge O’ Level English. The most important of these being the complete ignorance by most,... Read more