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November 1, 2018 10:55 AM Catholic nun murder-accused gives magistrate death threat

Enock Potani, who last year allegedly killed and raped a Catholic nun Ruvadiki Plaxedes Kamundiya at a Holy Shrine at Mother of Peace in Mutoko, yesterday threatened a Harare magistrate with death. Potani, who is facing a murder charge, appeared before Mrs Rumbidzai Mugwagwa and was indicted to appear at the High Court on November 12 for trial 21

October 23, 2018 4:12 PM Doctors demand to be paid in US$

Doctors are demanding to be paid their salaries in United States dollars to cushion themselves from rampaging inflation. At the same time, the doctors have implored government to declare the situation in the health sector a state of emergency to enable it to seek aid from international partners. In a letter to Health Services Board (HSB) chairperson 16

October 17, 2018 7:06 AM Ramaphosa reschedules DRC meeting

President Cyril Ramaphosa is ill, and has been advised by doctors not to undertake “prolonged” travel, the Presidency says. In a statement on Tuesday, Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko said Ramaphosa has an upper respiratory tract infection and is receiving medical attention. Ramaphosa was scheduled to travel to the Democratic Republic of Congo on Monday 18

October 5, 2018 9:52 AM Tshwane to pay R1 million to man injured by pothole

The City of Tshwane will have to pay damages to a Pretoria North man who injured his leg so badly when he stepped into a pothole that doctors initially wanted to amputate it. Theunis Brink, 62, spent more than two months in the Tshwane District Hospital after the incident. He is claiming more than R900 000 in damages from the city. The city did not file papers 23

September 25, 2018 2:24 AM Baby swap inquest opens

Two medical doctors in Victoria Falls have given contrasting reports of circumstances around alleged baby swapping at Victoria Falls District Hospital as an inquiry into the matter opened on Friday. A post-mortem done at the United Bulawayo Hospitals also gave a different version stating that the two-day old baby died of head trauma and central nervous 30

August 28, 2018 7:42 AM All is set for Paul Chingoka’s memorial service

All is set for the memorial service of the late former Tennis Zimbabwe and Zimbabwe Olympic Committee president, Paul Chingoka, this weekend at the Roman Catholic, St Gerard’s church, at Greystone Park in Harare. His life will be celebrated at the church starting off with a Roman Catholic mass service. Chingoka died last month at the Avenues Clinic in Harare 28

July 12, 2018 2:13 PM Potraz in telemedicine initiative

Telecommunications regulator Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) is supporting local health facilities to access specialist services through its innovative tele-medicine programme, a Cabinet minister has said. Minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira told delegates and residents 25

June 16, 2018 3:30 PM ‘Goat steals woman’s fertility’

She had been in a childless marriage for 15 years and the only celebrations she knew was when her inherited goat gave birth. The goat, which she was given by her maternal grandmother, always gave birth to twins and little did she know that her fertility was “transferred” to the goat. Diana Mahuni revealed that she had never known happiness in her marriage 53

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 39

March 25, 2018 3:04 AM Strike: Mnangagwa cancels hospital tour

FIRST Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa was Thursday forced to cancel a scheduled visit to Chitungwiza hospital due to the on-going strike by junior government medical doctors. Cancellation of the visit left scores of women who had come for free cervical cancer screening at the hospital, stranded. Mnangagwa was due to visit the hospital on Friday as part of her nation-wide 17