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October 5, 2018 3:45 PM Goblins seize maternity ward

In a strange incident, pregnant women and nurses were moved from Lupaka Clinic to a safe place and pupils at two primary schools stopped going to school after goblins allegedly sexually attacked them. In separate interviews the women said they have been facing nights of torture at the clinic. “I came here last Tuesday and I have not been sleeping since 21

September 12, 2018 5:09 AM Govt suspends classes at Glen View school

Government has ordered the temporary suspension of lessons at Glen View 5 Primary School in Harare to pave way for the provision of adequate sanitation facilities. This followed reports that two pupils had died, while over 20 others received treatment for suspected cholera. A visit by The Herald to the school, which is located in the cholera epicentre 16

September 5, 2018 10:09 AM Police tell schools to deposit monies in banks

POLICE in Bulawayo yesterday urged schools to deposit their money in banks, saying keeping it on their premises could result in the institutions being targeted by robbers. Schools opened for the third term yesterday and many parents will be paying school fees. Some payments are made in cash at schools. Bulawayo police spokesperson Chief Inspector Precious 36

September 5, 2018 7:18 AM Gweru allays typhoid spread fears as schools open

Gweru City Council has enhanced its fight against typhoid by training more than 50 district school heads, inspecting more than 200 school premises and training more than 1 200 students ahead of the new school term that started yesterday. Most parents have been sceptical about sending their children to school following the outbreak of the disease in Gweru 26

September 3, 2018 6:18 AM Schools open tomorrow: Govt

The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education has dispelled social media rumours that schools will open on September 10, instead of tomorrow for the third term. In an interview yesterday, permanent secretary in the Ministry, Dr Sylvia Utete-Masango, said there were no changes and encouraged teachers and pupils to be ready for schools opening tomorrow 19

August 16, 2018 8:30 PM Lindi Marc collaborates with Madam Boss

South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel songbird Lindi Marc has featured comedian Tyra “Madam Boss” Chikocho and a host of South African artistes on the video of her single titled Faithfulness. The video for the popular single, co-directed by Kross Marcellus Moses and Dafri, also included pupils from the Bophelong Community Independent School, Titanic Dance 19

August 5, 2018 7:37 PM Pupils fight over blesser

IN a typical “blesser is mine” fight, two pupils from a Seventh Day Adventist-run secondary school in Bulawayo were captured fighting over a sugar daddy. It is reported that sometime last week passersby were shocked when pupils fought over a sugar daddy at the Bulawayo City Hall. The fight turned ugly to an extent that people who were watching ended 33

July 2, 2018 2:28 AM Binga teachers’ ‘absenteeism’ sparks alarm

The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education is investigating alleged absenteeism from school by teachers in Binga district because of lack of supervision by district officials. The alarm was raised through an anonymous letter written to the ministry by concerned Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) officers who were in the district carrying out voter 22

June 15, 2018 10:28 AM Prudence Mabhena back with new album

Afro Fusion singer, Prudence Mabhena, who starred in an Oscar award-winning documentary is back and is set to launch a new seven track album Ndinoda Imimi. The album, a fusion of gospel and other genres, will be launched on July 6 at King George VI (KGVI) school hall in Bulawayo with admission being free. On the same day a book titled Feel free, This is Home will be launched 44

June 11, 2018 6:19 AM Mzingwane suicide pupil buried

A Form Four pupil from Mzingwane High School who allegedly committed suicide by hanging was yesterday buried at West Park Cemetery in Bulawayo. Ryan Siziba (16) of Bellevue suburb allegedly hanged himself on Tuesday night on the roof trusses of a disused boiler room behind the school hostels using his belt. Police and his family suspect foul play after 42