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July 17, 2018 11:03 AM Urban grooves singer MC Villa dies

Popular urban grooves singer MC Villa, born Tendai Marukutira, 37 has died. The “Unodzoka Here” hit maker collapsed and died around 8pm on Sunday at his house in Mbare. His brother Brian Marukutira confirmed the death which he described as a sad loss. “It is very sad. He was a very talented young man who really loved his music. This is a great loss to the arts industry 3

July 13, 2018 3:04 AM Trump wants peace in ‘vicious Africa’

US President Donald Trump has vowed to help end “vicious and violent” conflicts on the African continent. “Africa right now has got problems like few people would even understand,” he said at a Nato summit press conference. “It is so sad, it is so vicious and violent,” he said, promising that his goal was to build up the US military and bring peace to the world 18

July 11, 2018 1:36 PM Man who brought Mugabe to power dies

Lord Carrington, Margaret Thatcher’s Foreign minister and one of the chief architects of a peaceful outcome to the 1979 Lancaster House Conference that ushered Zimbabwe’s independence, has died. He was aged 99. The Conservative politician, who was also Britain’s former defence secretary, masterminded an agreement that led to the first one person-one 20

July 9, 2018 9:03 AM Eritrea and Ethiopia to re-establish diplomatic ties

Eritrea and Ethiopia are to re-establish diplomatic and trade ties after long years of hostility. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaia Afwerki made the announcement during a landmark meeting in the latter’s capital Asmara. It is the first time the leaders from the two East African neighbours have met in almost 20 years 43

July 9, 2018 8:56 AM Man hangs self after court ruling

A 29 year old man was found hanging from a roof truss in Emganwini suburb after a court ruling banishing him from his mother’s home for troubling her and his sister. Chetjuma Nyoni was found hanging outside the house on a roof truss with a rope cut out from a blanket yesterday morning. His mother had allegedly sought legal action after she was having 45

July 5, 2018 1:48 AM Harare International Carnival invites artistes to register

The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has called on all artistes wishing to participate at the forthcoming Harare International Carnival (HIC) to register with them through their respective provincial offices. The carnival will be held from July 17 to 21. Last year’s carnival saw a number of groups from different countries including the Samba Queens from Brazil 53

July 2, 2018 2:42 AM Soccer players die in accident. . . Lorry ploughs into herd of cattle

Four people including three football players and a member of the Nembudziya FC technical team died after a lorry they were travelling in ploughed into a herd of cattle in the early hours of yesterday. The three soccer players, whose team plies in the Zifa Midlands Division 2B league, died on the spot while the fourth person is said to have succumbed 18

July 1, 2018 9:51 AM Signing peace pledge noble

The Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) applauds the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) for developing the high-level election Peace Pledge for the 2018 harmonised elections. Representatives from the various contesting political parties appended their signatures to the Peace Pledge in Harare last Tuesday at a launch that was supported 14

July 1, 2018 9:49 AM NPRC peace initiative welcome

Heal Zimbabwe welcomes the historic signing of the peace pledge by political parties ahead of the 2018 elections. The peace pledge signing arrangement was brokered by the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) in a bid to promote inclusive prevention of violence and conflicts as a strategy for promoting lasting peace. Heal Zimbabwe notes 11

July 1, 2018 5:49 AM Chamisa goes to Israel

MDC-Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa last week took a break from his campaign schedule to make a “private trip” to Israel, which he said was meant to strengthen his Christian beliefs. Chamisa (40) is among the 23 presidential candidates vying for the country’s top job and has used his strong Christian background, being a pastor, to rally 13