Author Archives: admin

Chicken Inn will be booted out and fined $2 000

CHICKEN will be booted out of the Chibuku Super Cup and fined US$2 000 if found guilty of causing the abandonment of the game against Yadah, according to the rules and regulations of the tournament. The Gamecocks walked off the field after Yadah had been awarded a penalty with three minutes to go. Highlanders on the other hand could also ...

Read More »

Kwese forces DStv to slash monthly subscriptions

MultiChoice Zimbabwe yesterday announced a major decrease of DStv subscription prices and launched a new, affordable, entry level package unique to the local market to be known as DStv Lite. The price decrease and the launch of the new bouquet will be effective today. The reduction is the second one MultiChoice has undertaken in the past two years, having undertaken ...

Read More »

Mnangagwa’s allies boot out G40 aligned executives

VICE-PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s allies in the Zanu-PF Masvingo provincial executive reportedly booted out four executives believed to be sympathetic to the G40 faction, as factionalism continues to rock the province. The axed members – who include deputy provincial secretary for gender Mutero Masanganise, who lost to Ezra Chadzamira for the provincial chairmanship early this year, Gutu North MP, Ticharwa Madondo, ...

Read More »

Mugabe’s govt presses panic button

Feeling the heat of the country’s worsening economic crisis, the government has pressed the panic button — threatening a savage clampdown on the media and pro-democracy groups in its desperate bid to quell any possible trouble. This comes as jittery Zimbabweans continue to besiege shops and fuel stations, as fears of worse things to come refuse to go away in ...

Read More »

Zec meets Zanu-PF, MDC-T, MDC to draft code of conduct

THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) yesterday met with representatives of the three main political parties – Zanu-PF, MDC-T and MDC – in Bulawayo to draft a code of conduct for all parties ahead of the 2018 harmonised elections. The code of conduct seeks to come up with guidelines to deal with election-related violence, hate speech, disqualification of candidates accused of ...

Read More »

Alleged rape victim was ‘a v-rgin’

A nineteen-year-old house- maid who was allegedly raped by Zimbabwe National Army Lieutenant-Colonel Rangarirai Kembo was a v-rgin and was also allegedly sodomised by the army boss, the court heard yesterday. Giving testimony in the case at the Harare Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Sharon Mabaya, the nurse who examined the maid, said she told her that it was her first time ...

Read More »

Sundowns want to offload Khama Billiat

MAMELODI Sundowns are keen on Phakamani Mahlambi, but the Brazilians will want to offload Khama Billiat if the Bafana Bafana international is brought on board. Sources have informed Soccer Laduma that Sundowns, along with their African rivals Al Ahly, have shown an interest in Bidvest Wits’ Mahlambi, following his return from a training stint with Portuguese-outfit Vitoria Guimaraes. Now with ...

Read More »

Hit and run driver arrested

A MOTORIST from Cowdray Park suburb in Bulawayo has appeared in court for allegedly killing a man in a hit and run car accident last year. Tongai Mativhu (40) allegedly hit the deceased, Thabani Msimanga, a former Bulawayo City Council security guard, in September last year as he was driving while drunk. Mativhu pleaded not guilty to charges of capable ...

Read More »

Biti to address MDC Alliance rally

PDP President Tendai Biti will on Saturday the 2nd of September join other principals of the MDC Alliance at a rally set for White City Stadium. The rally shall be the Alliance’s official launch in Bulawayo following a successful launch held at the Zimbabwe grounds in Harare on the 5th of August 2017. President Biti was part of the leaders ...

Read More »

Mugabe, Grace snub first lady solidarity march

President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace stayed away from a solidarity march with the embattled first lady organised by a grouping of war veterans and Zanu PF supporters yesterday. Hundreds of placard-wielding Zanu PF supporters marched through the streets of Harare to the ruling party’s national headquarters.

Read More »