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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 29

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 28

June 11, 2018 4:14 AM Serial robber teen arrested

A teenager from Mzilikazi suburb in Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly robbing four pupils and a man of their mobile phones on separate occasions. The 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for ethical reasons, allegedly targeted pupils from different schools. The juvenile is said to have been in the company of an unknown accomplice who is still 15

June 8, 2018 11:21 AM Chisipite Senior School forced to apologise after VIDEO of female students singing obscenities goes viral

Chisipite Senior School in Harare has been forced to issue an apology after a video of female students singing obscenities went viral on social media. In the video, six girls can be heard singing a vulgar song, made popular by Dynamos fans, which celebrates unprotected sex. The headmistress Lorraine Hill said “Thank you to all of those who have let us know about 9

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 6, 2018 5:56 AM ‘Civil servants not allowed to contest for political office’

No government employee must contest for political office or assume any position in a political party before resigning from the civil service as that is unconstitutional, Zanu-PF’s secretary for legal affairs Paul Mangwana has said. Speaking to journalists on the sidelines of an exercise to vet Zanu-PF aspiring candidates at Victoria Junior in Masvingo 22

April 5, 2018 6:52 AM Plumtree High hostel razed by fire

Tragedy struck Plumtree High School on Tuesday night when a double storey hostel was reduced to a shell in an inferno that also destroyed property worth tens of thousands of dollars. School authorities suspect the fire was deliberately started shortly after 9PM to conceal theft at the hostels. A history teacher, identified as Mr Ndlovu who was housed 23

March 19, 2018 2:10 AM Grade 3 pupil dies after schoolground stabbing

A grade three pupil from Manyewu Primary School in Entumbane suburb, Bulawayo died due to a brain tumor that developed after she was accidentally stabbed in the eye by another pupil with a pen while playing at the school grounds. Zinhle Zulu (9) was buried last Friday, three weeks after she was stabbed by a Grade Five boy.>The deceased girl’s family 19

March 5, 2018 11:42 PM Diarrhea floors hundreds of school kids

HUNDREDS of pupils at St Anthony's Musiso High School in Zaka district of Masvingo Province have been admitted at the mission hospital after a severe diarrhea outbreak hit the institution. Zaka District Medical Officer, Morgen Muzondo, confirmed the outbreak but referred all questions to Provincial Medical Director Dr Amadeus Shamhu who said a team was already 59

March 5, 2018 5:01 PM Satanism scare at Manunure High

A student teacher at Manunure High School in Kwekwe has fled the school after angry parents besieged the school in an attempt to beat him up, accusing him of being a member of a Satanism cult that was out to initiate pupils. The student teacher (name withheld) fled the school before assessment after a girl continued calling his name whenever she went into a trance 27