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  • Mutsata crowned Miss Tourism Zim Midlands

    June 10, 2018 4:25 PM 15

    Twenty-three-year-old Zvishavane model Ashleigh Mutsata was recently crowned Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Midlands 2018 after shrugging off the challenge of 12 other contestants at the provincial preliminaries of the Miss Tourism Zimbabwe pageant held at Cathedral Hall in Gweru. Another 23-year-old, Agatha Kulingah of Gweru, was crowned first princess while

  • Mapaya earns top-five finish at NCAA champs

    June 10, 2018 3:42 PM 13

    TRIPLE jump star Chengetayi Mapaya capped off a memorable debut season in the United States in style after earning First-Team All-America Honours at the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Outdoor Track and Field Championship in Eugene, Oregon, US, on Friday. The 19-year-old Zimbabwean who is on scholarship at Texas Christian University (TCU)

  • Mighty Warriors eye Africa champs ticket

    June 10, 2018 3:38 PM 12

    THE Mighty Warriors must overcome a stubborn Zambian football side in the second leg of their African Women’s Championship (AWC) qualifier at Rufaro Stadium today as they seek to take another step towards a maiden appearance at the Fifa Women’s World Cup next year. Coach Sithethelelwe “Kwinji 15” Sibanda’s side claimed a 1-0 away win in Lusaka in the first

  • Triangle deepen Nichrut woes

    June 10, 2018 3:35 PM 12

    TRIANGLE inflicted more pain on already-wounded debutants Nichrut when they edged them 1-0 at Ascot Stadium yesterday. For the fourth time on the bounce, the Shurugwi side lost by a similar scoreline. Trevor Mavhunga delivered the killer punch with an exquisite header on the 57-minute mark, a goal that broke the hearts of the Nichrut faithful

  • Corporate reputation: The gateway to success

    June 10, 2018 3:08 PM 13

    “It is the role of public relations to make sure that the organisation is getting credit for the good it does. Great reputations are built on doing this consistently over a period of time in which a track record delivering on promises and engendering trust is evident to everyone. All members of an organisation have a contribution to make in order to build

  • Photo of Merkel, Trump captures G7 tensions

    June 10, 2018 1:16 PM 11

    A picture of U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel displaying less-than-friendly body language is turning out to be a defining image of the contentious meeting of the Group of Seven leaders of the world’s advanced economies. The picture, snapped by German government photographer Jesco Denzel, shows a standing Merkel with hands

  • UN condemns Central African Republic hospital raids

    June 10, 2018 12:29 PM 7

    The UN has condemned intimidation of staff and patients by armed groups in the Central African Republic (CAR). Men armed with machetes, knives and other crude weapons entered hospitals in the past few months, the UN said, most recently in the town of Bambari. Terrified relatives had moved patients from Bambari hospital even though they still needed treatment

  • Mapeza has last laugh

    June 10, 2018 5:06 AM 8

    A dramatic comeback by FC Platinum saw the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League defending champions end Ngezi Platinum Stars 31-match home unbeaten run. It was Ngezi’s first defeat, at home, since August 13, 2016 when they went down 2-0 at the hands of How Mine FC. Two late goals by Winston Mhango and second half substitute Never Tigere saw FC Platinum

  • SA police raid bank in Zuma probe

    June 10, 2018 3:32 AM 7

    JOHANNESBURG — An elite South Africa police unit raided offices of India’s Bank of Baroda on Friday and seized documents as part of an investigation into state corruption under former president Jacob Zuma, a police spokesman said. Bank of Baroda, which is winding down its operations in South Africa, was thrust into the spotlight two years ago when it started

  • RBZ digs in on cryptocurrency ban

    June 10, 2018 2:56 AM 7

    Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya has defended the central bank’s decision to ban cryptocurrency transactions and accused a local dealer of exposing the country, money-laundering, evasion of foreign currency exchange controls and violation terrorism financing. Bitfinance (Pvt) Ltd, trading as Golix, is challenging the recent RBZ ban at the High Court