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July 8, 2018 3:02 AM Drinking, smoking heightens death risk

CAPE TOWN — A study has found that the combined effects of drinking and smoking heightens the risk for stillbirth and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). The findings relate to the Safe Passage Study — probing the effects of smoking and drinking during pregnancy. The international study tracked smoking and drinking behaviours of twelve thousand South 44

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 31

May 18, 2018 9:40 AM Four strokes for bedding minor

A 16-year-old boy from Murape Village, Seke, will receive four strokes of the cane for bedding and impregnating a minor. The teenager, who was facing charges of having sexual intercourse with a young person, pleaded not guilty when he appeared before magistrate Mr Oliver Mudzongachiso but was convicted after a full trial. Mr Mudzongachiso ordered the teenager 52

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 29

March 30, 2018 1:13 PM Magaya ‘accuser’ turns tables on Goba

A ZIMBABWEAN woman based in South Africa lined to testify in the trial of Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries leader Walter Magaya, who is accused of rape, has distanced herself from the case and wants Prosecutor-General Advocate Ray Goba hauled before the Law Society of Zimbabwe to inquire into his conduct for citing her as a complainant in the matter 16

March 29, 2018 3:28 AM Adulterous woman demands maintenance for minor child

An adulterous woman who was ditched by her husband after she was impregnated by another man has approached the courts seeking a maintenance fee of $128 for the upkeep of their minor child. Charity Ncube, who is heavily pregnant, took her estranged husband Zihlobo Hadebe to court demanding money for the upkeep of their child whose age was not given 13

January 29, 2018 3:26 PM Hubby forces wife to abort Due to child with mistress

Abortion is a crime! This advice seems to have no meaning for a Bulawayo man who is reportedly forcing his wife to abort a pregnancy allegedly because he had a child with a “small house”. Khulekani Siziba (32) from Gwabalanda suburb and a merchandiser with a local supermarket is reportedly venting his frustrations on his wife Beauty Maseko by constantly 61

November 29, 2017 4:15 PM Minnie Dlamini laughs off pregnancy rumours

After causing a social media frenzy with a cryptic tweet about a big announcement‚ Minnie Dlamini has revealed that instead of the baby Twitter assumed she was having‚ she has partnered with one of the country’s top jewelry designers to create a Minnie-inspired pendant. The newly married TV star sparked pregnancy rumours after she dubbed the announcement 33

October 11, 2017 3:47 PM Mpho's wish for young people in Alex

Johannesburg - On Monday, 9 October at 8:39am child activist Malala Yousafzai tweeted: “5 years ago, I was shot in an attempt to stop me from speaking out for girls' education. Today, I attend my first lectures at Oxford.” Thousands of kilometres away in South Africa, the words of the young Pakistani-born activist resonate with Grade 10 pupil Mpho Molutsi 89

October 5, 2017 7:34 AM Mother strangles newborn baby because she didn't know the father

A Silobela woman allegedly strangled her newborn baby just after giving birth on Wednesday (yesterday) prompting her arrest. Simkoliso Sibanda is reported to have given birth on her own and decided to kill the baby since she did not know the paternity of the baby. Sources close to investigations allege Sibanda was seen committing the crime by neighbours 39