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December 11, 2018 6:38 PM Schools not ready for ICTs: PTUZ

Government’s new online application system for Form One boarding places has come under attack again after teachers yesterday said it was causing chaos in schools because officials had not thoroughly appreciated how it functions. The Progressive Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (PTUZ) said the ministry of Primary and Secondary Education prematurely adopted 1

December 11, 2018 2:55 AM SA eases children’s travel requirements

The South African Government has relaxed travel requirements for children travelling through its borders by scrapping compulsory submission of affidavit forms which many found cumbersome. South Africa’s Home Affairs Department announced the relaxation of travel requirement with effect from December 1. The neighbouring country, in 2014, imposed stringent 1

December 11, 2018 2:49 AM Anti-drugs protest. . .Placard-waving residents besiege police station

Scores of residents yesterday demonstrated at Entumbane Police Station in Bulawayo against drug dealers who are allegedly selling drugs to their children in the suburb. The slogan-chanting residents waved placards with messages urging the police to arrest culprits. “Police please do your job, investigate, arrest and prosecute culprits,” read some of the placards 1

December 8, 2018 12:42 PM Road accidents biggest killer of young people – WHO

Road injuries are now the biggest killer of children and young adults worldwide, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The organisation published figures that also reveal Africa has the worst rate of road traffic deaths in the world. Its report says many African and South American countries still do not have sufficient speed limit laws. But it also highlights 21

December 3, 2018 3:43 AM Miss Africa to share 50k with prisoners

A Zimbabwean model wants to show the world that models are not just pretty faces when she embarks on a nationwide tour of prisons where she will donate books and stationery to prisoners. Pauline Marere who represented Zimbabwe and was crowned Miss Africa Continent at a pageant held in South Africa, drove away in a brand new VW Polo and R50 000. She also received 8

December 1, 2018 4:24 PM Bulawayo’s Ritz Bottle Store owner dies

Bulawayo businessman, Mr Bekithemba Moyo, who used to run Ritz Bottle Store which was very popular in the city, has died. Mr Moyo (60) who had kidney complications and was on dialysis for several years, suffered a heart failure during treatment on Thursday morning. His daughter Mrs Sibongile Mpofu confirmed her father’s death yesterday saying the family 10

December 1, 2018 3:25 PM Woman demands $1 300 per month maintenance from Nust lecturer

A 46 year old woman is demanding more than $1 300 maintenance a month from her husband of over 16 years. Mrs Faith Sundirayi Mtisi of Bulawayo’s Montrose suburb dragged her husband, Mr Samson Mtisi, to the Maintenance Court accusing him of failing to take care of her and their three children. Mtisi, a National University of Science and Technology (Nust) 7

November 29, 2018 6:06 AM Did Cassper just pay lobola for Thobeka ‘Bexx’ Majozi?

There are two things that are keeping rapper Cassper Nyovest busy in Durban, his #FillUpMosesMabhida concert at the weekend and his partner, Thobeka Majozi, who he is rumoured to have paid lobola for. Reports in the Isolezwe newspaper on Wednesday said the rapper had paid lobola for Thobeka, who lives in La Lucia. Thobeka is the daughter of Durban caterer 13

November 29, 2018 5:59 AM #Vlakfontein: Khupe forced me to rape and kill the Khozas, says Mabaso

The Protea Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday heard that the 27-year-old man accused of raping and killing members of the Khoza family in Vlakfontein was forced to commit the crimes by his 61-year-old co-accused. Ernest Mabaso told the court that he was forced by Fita Khupe to rape the children before he killed them. Mabaso and Khupe were applying for bail on seven 13

November 26, 2018 11:45 AM Migrant caravan: Mexico to deport group which stormed US border

Mexico will deport up to 500 migrants who attempted to storm the US border, according to its interior ministry. The group were rounded up after trying to cross the border “violently” and “illegally” on Sunday, the ministry said in a statement. Video footage shows dozens of people – including women and children – running towards the fence that separates 14