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June 13, 2018 8:28 AM Sino-Zimbabwe Cement Co to construct 300 houses in Gweru

Gweru-based cement maker, Sino Zimbabwe Cement Company (SZCC), plans to construct about 300 housing units at its Indiva Farm site on the outskirts of Gweru. The company, a joint venture between the Zimbabwe and Chinese governments, said construction of the housing project will depend on the completion of the brick and tile plant the company is constructing 30

June 13, 2018 7:01 AM ZETDC sets aside $40m for smart meters

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has set aside about $40 million for the roll out of 40 000 smart meters in September. Speaking during a symposium in Gweru last week, ZETDC commercial director Mr Ralph Katsande said the smart meters programme is targeted at large consumers like industries and supermarkets as a way of saving 28

June 10, 2018 4:25 PM Mutsata crowned Miss Tourism Zim Midlands

Twenty-three-year-old Zvishavane model Ashleigh Mutsata was recently crowned Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Midlands 2018 after shrugging off the challenge of 12 other contestants at the provincial preliminaries of the Miss Tourism Zimbabwe pageant held at Cathedral Hall in Gweru. Another 23-year-old, Agatha Kulingah of Gweru, was crowned first princess while 15

May 31, 2018 6:41 AM Miss Tourism Midlands crowned

A 23 year old Midlands State University student, Ashleigh Mutsa, was at the weekend crowned Miss Tourism Midlands, shrugging off stiff competition from 12 other aspirants. Mutsa, who is studying towards a degree in Development Studies at the Zvishavane campus, walked away with the coveted title while Agatha Kulingah(23) was crowned first princess 20

May 3, 2018 8:54 AM Woman helps hubby to kill co-wife

Police in Gweru have launched a manhunt for a 40- year-old man who allegedly killed his second wife and dumped her body in a disused mine shaft with the assistance of his first wife.The body was retrieved following a search last Saturday. Omen Mabhena and his wife Elizabeth Chidzanga of Virginia Valley Farm compound in Gweru allegedly murdered Ms Dorcas 43

April 20, 2018 12:24 PM Pastor ‘rapes’ maid forces her to abort

A pastor at The Covenant Temple Church in Gweru allegedly raped and impregnated his 18-year-old maid before forcing her to terminate the pregnancy with the help of other church members. The matter came to light when the man of the cloth, Hronemous Guyo (37) who resides at house number 5402 Mkoba 15, was arraigned before Gweru Magistrate Mildred Matuvi 28

April 16, 2018 4:47 PM Gweru gospel musician ventures into charity work

Local Afro-fusion and gospel musician Robson Vunganai has partnered with companies in Midlands province to mobilise books, which will be donated to underprivileged pupils at various schools. The books and other materials will be distributed at Vunganai’s album launch on May 5. Celebrated gospel singer Sebastin Magacha, whom he collaborated with on some songs 36

April 12, 2018 3:39 AM Gweru based truck driver battling for life after acid attack

A Gweru-based truck driver is battling for life at Gweru Provincial Hospital after he was allegedly doused with nitric acid by a workmate, who accused him of stealing from his vehicle. Mr Everson Chuma (36) is admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) after he sustained severe burns. The suspect, Shadreck Govera, is still on the run. In an interview 28

April 10, 2018 9:05 AM Juvenile (12) escapes prison

A boy from Makuvatsine village under Chief Masunda in Zvishavane was been jailed five years for theft and escaping from the Blue Hills Reformatory Institution in Gweru. The boy (12) was initially brought to court on 29 counts of theft and unlawful entry last month and was sent to Blue Hills Reformatory Institution in Gweru where he escaped. He proceeded 21

April 10, 2018 7:56 AM Man stabbed over infidelity

Police in Gweru are investigating a case in which a 37-year-old man was fatally stabbed with a broken beer bottle on the neck by a fellow imbiber who accused him of having an affair with his wife. Acting Police Spokesperson for Midlands Province, Assistant Inspector, Ethel Mukwende, said the suspect, Washington Mtetwa immediately went into hiding after 21