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January 12, 2019 3:27 PM First Gweru private cemetery opens

A Gweru-based land developer has opened the city’s first private cemetery.Destiny Memorial Park, with 50 000 graves, is located along the Gweru-Chiwundura road in a new suburb called Northern Heights and has a life span of over 60 years according to one of its directors Mr Runyararo Muzondo. With most cemeteries in Gweru notably Mtapa close to the central 8

December 28, 2018 11:57 AM NSSA loses $31m in housing tender scam

The National Social Security Authority (NSSA) lost over $31 million following a housing tender scam by its employees last year, a Harare court heard yesterday. Elizabeth Chitiga, a former NSSA general manager, appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Courts charged with abuse of office, and magistrate Mrs Victoria Mashamba granted her $1 000 bail. Prosecuting 6

December 7, 2018 6:11 AM Mukanya promises fireworks – Nehanda Radio

Chimurenga music guru Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo, who is in the country for a series of shows, has promised his fans top-notch performances. He will perform in Gweru, Bulawayo, Harare, Masvingo, Victoria Falls, Mutare and Kariba. Mapfumo is billed to start his peace tour with a show in Gweru at the Golf Club tonight. Mukanya said the tour sought to reunite 79

December 5, 2018 4:20 PM Timmy ups ante against road carnage

Veteran actor Timothy Tapfumaneyi of the Timmy na Bhonzo fame has been staging a one-man campaign in the capital over the increase of road traffic accidents that are claiming lives. The actor now wants to take the demonstrations countrywide, as he appeals for funding for the campaign. “If I can get support I’m willing to take the campaign countrywide 16

December 3, 2018 3:48 AM Kombi runs over, injures two policemen

Two Gweru police officers who suffered broken limbs after being hit by a commuter omnibus as they attempted to stop the driver, are battling for life. Acting Midlands provincial police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende referred questions to National police spokesman Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi who however, said he was yet to get details 15

December 1, 2018 5:24 PM Gone Down The Drain: $3000 A Week Nichrut folds

Burdened with the financial load of spending thousands of dollars week in week out without corporate backing, Nichrut FC owner Nicholas Gara is folding the club and calling it quits. Based in the gold and chrome mining enclave of Shurugwi in the Midlands Province, Nichrut FC made history by becoming the first team in the small town to play in the elite 13

December 1, 2018 4:14 PM ‘Thieving’ cop, rapist inyanga escape from jail

A cop who allegedly broke into colleagues’ houses and stole assortment of goods and a self-proclaimed inyanga who was recently jailed for rape, have escaped from Hwange Prison. Maxwell Musariri, a constable and Masimpe Muleya, the self-proclaimed inyanga, allegedly used a piece of steel from a combat boot to drill a hole on a wooden section of the prison 13

November 29, 2018 7:09 AM MSU Kwekwe campus takes shape

Midlands State University (MSU) will start constructing its Kwekwe campus soon after mobilising resources for the project, which is part of its multi-campus expansion programme, Vice Chancellor Professor Victor Muzvidziwa has said. He said the MSU campus, whose construction is expected to begin next year, is set to change the landscape of the mining 15

November 24, 2018 7:48 AM Redcliff accident claims one

One person died on the spot while two others are battling for life at Gweru Provincial Hospital after the vehicle they were travelling in was involved in a head on collision at the Redcliff turnoff along the Gweru-Kwekwe highway on Thursday evening. The deceased was driving a Nissan X-Trail towards Gweru when she tried to overtake a haulage truck, resulting 21

November 11, 2018 5:00 PM Mukanya goes for greenhorns

Chimurenga music icon Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo has chosen little known musicians to support him during the December Peace Tour in Zimbabwe as part of his efforts to promote youngsters. Currently, his team is registering little known artistes in different parts of the country who wants to curtain raise the Disaster hit maker on the tour. The tour will see him showcasing 16