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  • Phillip Chiyangwa exposes chiefs

    June 10, 2018 2:21 AM 8

    Zifa president Phillip Chiyangwa has described chiefs and village heads as his foot soldiers after he won the Zanu PF primary elections to represent the ruling party in the Zvimba South constituency during the July 30 elections. Chiyangwa appealed to the traditional leaders in his constituency to continue supporting “the son of the soil.” “You don’t

  • Somalia conflict: One US soldier killed, four wounded in firefight

    June 9, 2018 6:06 PM 7

    A US special forces soldier has been killed in an attack by suspected al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia, officials say. Four other US soldiers and a Somali soldier were wounded in what appears to have been an ambush north of the port of Kismayo, US defence officials added. The US military says its forces operate on an “advise and assist” mission

  • Chisipite Senior School forced to apologise after VIDEO of female students singing obscenities goes viral

    June 8, 2018 11:21 AM 8

    Chisipite Senior School in Harare has been forced to issue an apology after a video of female students singing obscenities went viral on social media. In the video, six girls can be heard singing a vulgar song, made popular by Dynamos fans, which celebrates unprotected sex. The headmistress Lorraine Hill said “Thank you to all of those who have let us know about

  • ‘Bomber’ denied shot at Commonwealth title

    June 8, 2018 11:20 AM 5

    Zimbabwe’s non-membership of the Commonwealth has denied World Boxing Federation (WBF) All-Africa heavyweight champion Elvis Moyo a title fight against Britain’s Joe Joyce. Moyo’s camp had accepted a 10-day notice for the Bulawayo Bomber to trade leather with Joyce, a Commonwealth champion, last week but was told about the cancellation of the fight at the beginning

  • Young Zim filmmaker eyes Hollywood

    June 8, 2018 11:14 AM 2

    Young and ambitious are words that best describe 19-year-old filmmaker and actor Daniel Lasker who has his eyes set on breaking into the Hollywood film industry. But first, Lasker – who added another feather to his cap by winning the Roil Bulawayo Arts Awards (RBAA) for the Outstanding Film Director and Outstanding Film (for The Walk) – wants to help build

  • Ghanagate erupts and shakes African football

    June 8, 2018 10:28 AM 2

    A World Cup-bound referee and a member of the FIFA Council have been accused of accepting cash gifts by an undercover investigation into African football. Kenya’s Adel Range Marwa, one of Africa’s World Cup-bound referees, will no longer be in Russia after being filmed receiving a $600 ‘gift’. Marwa was given money by an undercover reporter posing as an official

  • Hubby strangles wife in infidelity row

    June 8, 2018 10:10 AM 4

    A 30-year -old soldier, based at 5 infantry Battlefield in Kwekwe allegedly murdered his 28-year-old wife by strangling her with a rope over infidelity. Bornface Madunusa murdered his wife Eunice Marimbire at their home in Mkoba 7 before fleeing from the scene, leaving Marimbire’s body lying on the floor and covered with blankets. Brian Charidza, Marimbire’s

  • Simba Chikore arrested – Nehanda Radio

    June 8, 2018 10:04 AM 2

    Former President Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore was yesterday picked up for questioning by police on allegations of kidnapping his lawyer following an argument over a labour dispute. Police yesterday said they recorded a warned and cautioned statement from Chikore at Highlands Police Station. Chief police spokeswoman Senior Assistant Commissioner

  • ‘Chigova ready for Europe’

    June 8, 2018 9:35 AM 3

    Warriors goalkeepers’ coach Brenna Msiska, basking in the glory of the heroics of George Chigova, believes the country’s first-choice goalminder is now ripe to take a crack at clubs in the bigger European leagues. Chigova has been the star of the Warriors show so far, etching his name into the world’s records for goalkeepers with the most successive

  • Texas man nearly dies after being bitten by severed head of rattlesnake he had just killed

    June 7, 2018 4:02 PM 4

    A man in Texas was given 26 rises of anti-venom after he was bitten by the severed head of a poisonous rattlesnake. The victim’s wife, Jennifer Sutcliffe, said that her husband decapitated the four-foot serpent with a shovel while working in the garden at their home near Corpus Christi. However, when he picked up the remains to dispose of them, the head of the snake