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January 10, 2019 10:18 AM Goat herders drown in swimming escapade

Two minors from Gokwe drowned during a swimming escapade while herding goats. A boy Tatenda Befura (5) and a girl Patris Muduveki (6) both of Mtumbumtumbu village under Chief Chireya were found floating in Hwadze River at around 5PM on Sunday. Midlands provincial police spokesperson Inspector Joel Goko confirmed the drowning. “I can confirm we received 476

December 31, 2018 5:57 AM Granny (79) in the dock for stocktheft

A 79-year-old granny from Zhombe in the Midlands Province and her daughter have pleaded guilty to stealing 15 goats from the neighbourhood. Evar Gwakwa, her daughter Prisca Shava (38) and a neighbour Phiri Sathar (48) appeared before magistrate Mr Tayengwa Sangster. Charges against Sathar were withdrawn by the State before plea after Gwaka and Shava 100

July 27, 2018 4:03 PM High Court throws out Chamisa suit against Mnangagwa

The High Court yesterday dismissed an application by opposition leader Nelson Chamisa seeking an order barring President Emmerson Mnangagwa and Zanu PF from interfering with the independence of traditional leaders. Chamisa had dragged his main rival in next Monday’s crunch national elections to court for remarks that the Zanu PF leader made at a ruling 46

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 94

August 19, 2017 2:50 PM Beitbridge widow scoops top farmer prizes

A WIDOW with seven children who is into fish farming, among other activities, has been selected Beitbridge’s best farmer after beating fellow contestants at an annual district agricultural show dominated by women. Mujini Ndou from Dimlomo village who exhibited chicken, fish, garden products and crops was the overall winner at the show, where prizes were overshadowed 49

June 17, 2017 4:11 AM ‘Mujuru determined to remove Mugabe’

THE National People’s Party (NPP) has said its leader Joice Mujuru is determined to remove President Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF party from power at next year’s elections. In a statement announcing Mujuru’s rally at Beitbridge West’s Topolo business centre tomorrow, NPP spokesperson Methuseli Moyo said the former Vice-President would use the event 27

June 9, 2017 8:58 PM Neighbour caned naked in goat row

This Biblical advice had no meaning for Castro Ncube from Fox Farm in Matopo who teamed up with his wife and allegedly flogged their female neighbour with sticks on her back while naked leaving her unable to walk. Tresia Ngulube said Ncube and his unnamed wife turned her into a subject of shame when they flogged her naked in full view of her male employees 32

April 22, 2017 10:39 AM Dokora Makes U-Turn On Goat Currency

Harare,– Primary and Secondary Education minister Lazarus Dokora has denied directing schools to accept livestock as alternative forms of payment by cash-strapped parents. Dokora was quoted in the State controlled Sunday Mail newspaper this week as saying parents who cannot raise tuition fees for children can offer livestock in lieu of payment or do chores 16

April 21, 2017 10:13 PM Dokora clears air on goats for fees

The Minister of Primary and Secondary Education Dr Lazarus Dokora yesterday sent The Chronicle a video in which he was explaining that parents can sell livestock to raise school fees. He said his statement on payments was widely misinterpreted to mean parents will have to drag goats and other livestock to schools as payment for fees. The misinterpretations 24

March 20, 2017 9:26 PM Canada ranks 7th in happiness report; Norway tops the list

Canadians are apparently happier than Americans but we are not as happy as we were last year. The World Happiness report released today shows Canada sitting at 7th in the world. Of the 155 countries, Norway topped the list as the happiest place on earth, followed by Denmark, Iceland and Switzerland. The United States slipped to 14th. On the surface 25