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May 16, 2018 10:55 AM ‘Drinking with a dead man’

Nyoni said he met Gwata two years ago after she had been referred to him as the “right person to know in Bulawayo”. A mental health therapist and arts lover, Gwata obviously was hunting for one who would echo a Marechera kind of worship of mental freedom: “my name is not money but mind” he once wrote. Later, as Nyoni said, Gwata and himself would collaborate 26

May 11, 2018 10:52 AM Kenya’s Patel dam bursts, sweeping away homes in Solai

At least 41 people have died after heavy rains caused a dam to burst in Kenya, sweeping away homes across a vast area of farmland. The breach happened on Wednesday near the town of Solai, 190km (120 miles) north-west of the capital, Nairobi. The dead are thought to include children and women trapped in mud. The Kenyan Red Cross says it has rescued about 29

May 3, 2018 12:14 PM Somali gunmen abduct German ICRC nurse in Mogadishu

A German nurse working for the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) was kidnapped in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, the aid group said. She was seized by unknown armed men from inside the ICRC compound at 20:00 local time (17:00 GMT) on Wednesday. The 10 remaining international staff are being evacuated to Nairobi until further notice, the ICRC told the BBC. A Somali 43

May 3, 2018 10:23 AM Zodwa Wabantu responds to death rumour

Our favourite queen of the dancefloor Zodwa Wabantu wants to clarify that she is not dead. In fact, the 32-year-old dancer from Soweto is alive and well. The social media sensation took to Instagram today to shut down rumours that she is dead. According to Zodwa, she has been receiving phonecalls from people asking her why word has it that she is dead. “Guys I am not dead. What could 46

April 30, 2018 11:51 PM Bongo’s ‘killers’ in court. . . Murder charge for nightclub fight gang

Two of the four men from Bulawayo who allegedly killed a popular cross border transporter (umalayitsha) Bongani “Bongo” Ndlovu at a night spot on Saturday night appeared in court yesterday. Michael Nqabayezwe Ndebele (22) from Lemon Groove, Hillcrest and Adrian Sabelo Mguni (29) a messenger of court are facing charges of murdering Ndlovu. It was not explained 37

April 29, 2018 5:05 PM Three dead after transport plane crashes at Libya oilfield

BENGHAZI, Libya – A Libyan transport plane crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday at an airfield near El Sharara oilfield, killing three people, the National Oil Corporation (NOC) said. The military C-130 plane had been chartered by Akakus Oil, which operates Sharara, and had delivered 18 tonnes of catering and maintenance supplies to the southwestern 27

April 22, 2018 4:06 AM VP rescues stranded family

Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga has come to the rescue of the family of a Zimbabwean cyclist who was found dead in Belgium by helping to source funds for the repatriation of his body. Abel Muchenje, who was 33 and left the country for Belgium in 2004, was found dead in his flat at West Flanders, Vlaanderen, where he was living alone. His Bulawayo-based 32

April 18, 2018 10:50 AM Full Text: Nelson Chamisa Independence Day message to the people of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe did not come cheap. It took a protracted and gruelling struggle to liberate the country from the shackles of colonial bondage. The patriotic sons and daughters of this land died while some were raped or maimed in the selfless national duty to liberate this country. Today, we remember them. Today, we salute the heroic struggle of the people of Zimbabwe 26

April 10, 2018 9:13 AM Jumbo tramples woman to death

A Lake Harvest employee in Kariba was trampled to death by an elephant on Wednesday last week while returning home from work with her colleagues. ZRP Kariba District’s commanding officer Chief Superintendent Rashai Munoda said in statement that Nyamhunga and her colleagues were walking home around 2200hrs when they were attacked by the elephant. “I can confirm 21

April 9, 2018 12:05 PM Bosso on a roll – Nehanda Radio

Highlanders survived a nervy finish as they defended their second half goal by Godfrey Makaruse against Nichrut to take their unbeaten run in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League to five games. Makaruse’s solitary goal came in the 51st minute, heading in a Brian Banda cross from a setpiece. Backed by about 10 000 plus fans, Highlanders started the game on fire, dominating 29