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  • Boko Haram: I’ll talk some sense into Shekau if I see him, says mother

    June 15, 2018 3:34 PM 19

    SHEKAU, NIGERIA — Driving west from the city of Maiduguri, Nigeria, the roads get narrower as the towns get smaller. Along the road lie bullet-ridden buildings and security check points as vigilante members patrol gates, all signs of a region where people are trying their best to protect themselves. After three hours VOA ends up in Yobe state, at a village

  • Prudence Mabhena back with new album

    June 15, 2018 10:28 AM 29

    Afro Fusion singer, Prudence Mabhena, who starred in an Oscar award-winning documentary is back and is set to launch a new seven track album Ndinoda Imimi. The album, a fusion of gospel and other genres, will be launched on July 6 at King George VI (KGVI) school hall in Bulawayo with admission being free. On the same day a book titled Feel free, This is Home will be launched

  • Mapeza still in pain

    June 15, 2018 9:33 AM 29

    FC Platinum gaffer Norman Mapeza is still feeling the pain from a back injury he sustained in a freak gym incident early this year. Mapeza underwent surgery on March 2 in Harare and was initially set to be on the sidelines for a period of up to six months as he needed to undergo physiotherapy. The former Warriors gaffer returned to work earlier than expected

  • Man ‘axed’, thrown in disused mine

    June 15, 2018 8:57 AM 26

    A man was killed and his body dumped in a disused mine in Silobela. The body of the man identified as Bukhosi Dube was discovered with a deformed face in the pit by passersby who spotted a trail of blood leading to the pit. The incident comes amid an outcry from people in the Midlands province who are living in fear due to an upsurge in crimes involving

  • Ex-Delta workers picket firm’s HQ

    June 14, 2018 4:18 PM 29

    Former Delta Corporation Limited (Delta) workers have picketed the company’s headquarters demanding pension payouts. Delta said it has no responsibility to pay pension payouts to its rioting former employees since its pension scheme had a different administrator. The company also said the workers were wrong in demanding to be given dividend arising from a share

  • Madinda defends Ariel Sibanda

    June 14, 2018 3:16 PM 32

    Highlanders coach Madinda Ndlovu has come to the defence of goalkeeper Ariel Sibanda following his red card in the 0-1 loss to city rivals Bulawayo Chiefs on Sunday at Barbourfields Stadium. Sibanda was sent off by referee Mhaka Magara in the 30th minute after he handled a Farau Matare’s effort towards goal outside the box. Ndlovu was forced to sacrifice

  • Kesha alleges Dr. Luke raped Katy Perry

    June 14, 2018 10:40 AM 29

    Kesha accused Dr. Luke of raping Katy Perry. The ‘Praying’ singer is being sued for defamation by the producer – who she has previously accused of abusing her – over her allegations he sexually assaulted her and gave her drugs against her will, and it has now been revealed his third issue stems from a text that Kesha sent to Lady Gaga about the ‘Roar’

  • #MalmesburyMosque: Victims’ throats were slit, says relative

    June 14, 2018 10:18 AM 24

    The throats of the two people who were killed by a knife-wielding attacker at a Malmesbury mosque in the early hours of Thursday morning had been slit, a relative of one victim said. Former Elsies River Community Policing Forum chairperson Imran Mukadam said his cousin Ismail Bassa was sleeping inside the mosque when the assailant attacked him along

  • Shabanie Mine begin hunt for new coach

    June 14, 2018 6:46 AM 22

    Shabanie Mine have begun the hunt for a new coach following the resignation of Takesure Chiragwi before their league match against Black Rhinos last weekend. Chiragwi threw in the towel after the Chinda Boys executive imposed new members on the technical committee, which he was not prepared to work with. Elvis Muuya was roped in as team manager, while

  • Bosso roadshow for Zvishavane

    June 14, 2018 6:39 AM 20

    Highlanders’ fans are planning a massive road show to Zvishavane on Saturday for Bosso’s Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match against champions and current log leaders, FC Platinum. Bosso are fourth on the table with 29 points, 12 behind FC Platinum heading into their last game before the mid-season break. It’s Bosso’s exciting brand of football