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  • Ronaldo: Brazilian World Cup winner in hospital with pneumonia

    August 12, 2018 5:20 PM 17

    Brazil World Cup winner Ronaldo is in intensive care in Ibiza suffering from pneumonia. The 41-year-old former striker tweeted that he was taken ill on Friday but hopes to be discharged on Monday. Ronaldo scored 62 times for Brazil, including both goals when they beat Germany in the 2002 World Cup final. The former Real Madrid forward, who also played

  • Wimbo’s estate distributed peacefully

    August 12, 2018 9:46 AM 17

    Thousands of people, some coming in from as far afield as South Africa and the United Kingdom, last week converged at Goora near Mount Darwin for the memorial service and the distribution of the estate of the late Mudzidzi Wimbo. Born Aaron Mhukuta, the late religious leader succumbed to renal failure at the age of 96. Mudzidzi Wimbo shot to national

  • Ex-minister in land row

    August 12, 2018 9:23 AM 15

    Former Finance Minister Mr Christopher Kuruneri is embroiled in a land dispute with a miner whom he claims is conducting illegal activities on his farm. Mr Kuruneri has approached the High Court seeking an eviction order against Chida Desmond Private Limited. The Mining Commissioner is the second respondent. The Ministry of Mines and Mining Development

  • Desperate Shabanie turn to Nenzou

    August 12, 2018 8:22 AM 15

    The team is in tatters, players left en-masse during the mid-season transfer window and those that remain are either grounded by injury or are not motivated to play for Shabanie Mine or both. The ship is sinking and everything the club executive is doing smacks of desperation. The latest stunt is to bring in Rowan Nenzou as player/assistant coach

  • Winky D, Mukanya invade SA

    August 11, 2018 2:18 PM 13

    ZIM DANCEHALL musicians Winky D and Kinnah are set to perform at Buffalo Souljah’s one-man show taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 25. Buffalo Souljah a dancehall and reggae musician who is based in South Africa, has been in the music industry for over a decade and boasts of six Channel O Music Video Awards. Famed for runaway hit Izandla

  • Clarence Seedorf: New Cameroon boss signs four-year deal

    August 11, 2018 12:02 PM 15

    The new coach of Cameroon, Clarence Seedorf, has signed a four-year deal to take over as manager of the Indomitable Lions. “We are ready for work and I hope everyone is ready. Our job starts today.” Seedorf and Kluivert have been given the task of retaining the Africa Cup of Nations on home soil next year, and also set the target of reaching the 2021 edition

  • Adebayor named in Togo squad for Nations Cup qualifier

    August 11, 2018 11:51 AM 13

    Emmanuel Adebayor’s international career will extend into yet another season after he was named by Togo in their preliminary squad for next month’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Benin. Since taking over as Togo coach in 2016, Claude Le Roy has consistently made his early selections public and includes Adebayor in his team, 18 years since

  • Chitembwe wary of Black Rhinos

    August 11, 2018 10:09 AM 13

    CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe wants his players to retain focus if they are to outwit Black Rhinos in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Rufaro this afternoon. Chitembwe’s men have not won since the beginning of the second half of the season, drawing all three matches. The army side have performed slightly better that the Green Machine, amassing

  • First black woman TV presenter in Zimbabwe, Mandisa Mundawarara dies

    August 10, 2018 2:49 PM 13

    The first black woman TV presenter in Zimbabwe, Mandisa ‘Mandy’ Mundawarara has passed away in Harare today according to Nehanda Radio sources. We understand Mandisa, the daughter of Silas Mundawarara, the deputy prime minister in the administration of former prime minister Abel Muzorewa, was discharged from hospital on Friday and a few hours later passed

  • MDC challenges election results in court

    August 10, 2018 1:56 PM 12

    Zimbabwe’s main opposition party is filing a legal challenge to the results of the country’s first election without Robert Mugabe on the ballot. Lawyers for the Movement for Democratic Change party have arrived at court less than an hour before closing time to submit papers alleging the July 30 vote was rigged. The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission has said President