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June 19, 2018 6:35 AM Killer driver fined $500

A Harare man was yesterday fined $500 for killing a passenger in a head-on collision that happened in December last year along Masotsha Ndlovu Way, Waterfalls. Tatenda Kangaya, who was convicted on his own plea of guilty, appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mr Gideon Ruvetsa facing culpable homicide charges. Kangaya risks spending five months in jail if he fails 5

June 12, 2018 12:32 AM Bulawayo man kicks wife to death

A 50-YEAR-OLD man from Bulawayo has been arraigned after he allegedly kicked his wife several times on the face and chest until she collapsed. Kim Caterina died five days later at the United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH)’s intensive care unit following the alleged gruesome attack by Ricardo Staddon last month. It was not stated in court why Staddon allegedly 33

June 11, 2018 6:19 AM Mzingwane suicide pupil buried

A Form Four pupil from Mzingwane High School who allegedly committed suicide by hanging was yesterday buried at West Park Cemetery in Bulawayo. Ryan Siziba (16) of Bellevue suburb allegedly hanged himself on Tuesday night on the roof trusses of a disused boiler room behind the school hostels using his belt. Police and his family suspect foul play after 28

May 31, 2018 6:48 AM Willis Wataffi re-growing locks

Former Africa Revenge front man Willis Wataffi says he is in the process of re-growing his signature dreadlocks which he cut off in January as a way of mourning his brother and parents. After death claimed both his parents last year, another tragic incident followed as Wataffi lost the only person he was left with in his life, his brother Marshall 22

May 28, 2018 5:12 PM Serge Dassault, French billionaire entrepreneur, dies at 93

French entrepreneur and politician Serge Dassault has died at the age of 93, his family has said. Mr Dassault led the Dassault group after his father, Marcel’s, death in 1986. The group has numerous firms in aeronautics and armaments and owns the French newspaper, Le Figaro. Mr Dassault was one of France’s richest men and ranked high on the billionaires 42

May 23, 2018 12:01 PM Bike and bus crash kills ex-Zipra cadre

Former Zimbabwe People’s Revolutionary Army (ZIPRA) cadre, Masilo Muleya, has died. Muleya died on Saturday when his motor cycle was hit by a speeding bus which tried to overtake him some 40km along the Beitbridge-Bulawayo road. It is reported that the decorated war veteran succumbed to injuries sustained during the road mishap upon admission t Beitbridge 41

May 17, 2018 7:42 AM WHO bans hot chips – Nehanda Radio

The World Health Organisation has banned industrially produced chips and other fatty fried foods from the global food supply to eliminate the risk of non communicable diseases that are killing millions of people around the world every year. The foods make up the bulk of an average working person’s meals, especially lunch. The WHO has petitioned governments 38

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 33

May 11, 2018 7:08 AM Afonso Dhlakama laid to rest

Accompanied by a military gun salute, Mozambique laid to rest rebel supremo and opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama in his remote birth village yesterday after his unexpected death threw the country’s peace process into uncertainty. Thousands of mourners attended the funeral in the country’s central Sofala province, a heartland of support for the Renamo 29

May 5, 2018 1:42 PM Luyanda Ntshangase: South African footballer dies after lightning strike

A South African footballer who was struck by lightning during a match has died in hospital, his club confirmed. Maritzburg United striker Luyanda Ntshangase, 21, had been in an induced coma since being injured in the friendly game on 1 March. In a statement on Facebook, the club described him as one its rising young stars and said the team was in mourning 34