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May 11, 2018 7:08 AM Afonso Dhlakama laid to rest

Accompanied by a military gun salute, Mozambique laid to rest rebel supremo and opposition leader Afonso Dhlakama in his remote birth village yesterday after his unexpected death threw the country’s peace process into uncertainty. Thousands of mourners attended the funeral in the country’s central Sofala province, a heartland of support for the Renamo 24

October 7, 2017 8:47 AM Mayor Shot Dead Amid Rising Political Tension

Terrence Mawawa| The mayor of the city of Nampula in neighbouring Mozambique were many Zimbabweans live was shot dead yesterday amid heightening political tension in that country, a community radio station has reported. Mayor Mahamudo Amurane was shot three times in the stomach as he led celebration to commemorate the signing of the peace pact between 77

June 23, 2017 2:30 AM ‘Zimbabwe hosting SA, Syrian refugees’

PUBLIC Service, Labour and Social Welfare minister Priscah Mupfumira has revealed that Zimbabwe is hosting South African and Syrian refugees at Tongogara Refugee Camp in Chipinge. Although there were many other nationals with the Democratic Republic of Congo having the majority of refugees at Tongogara, it is the South Africans that brewed the shocker 5

April 16, 2017 12:20 PM ‘Why I dumped Mugabe’

John Mvundura was in President Robert Mugabe’s inner circle since the time of the liberation war serving as the Zanu PF’s leader’s first chief of protocol. He was also posted to countries the long-serving ruler regarded as strategic in his scheme of things such as Mozambique, Malawi, Libya, Nigeria and Cuba. He was even temporarily recalled from Cuba in 2008 to douse 17

March 11, 2017 3:01 AM Airforce ready to evacuate flood victims

DEFENCE minister Sydney Sekeramayi has said the Air Force of Zimbabwe is on standby to evacuate marooned flood victims to safety as flash floods continue damaging infrastructure and cutting off villages, leaving many stranded. Sekeramayi told Senators on Thursday the Air Force had dedicated services to rescue flood victims across the country, adding 7

February 12, 2017 10:55 AM Zimbabwe and Mozambique border conflict escalates

CHIPINGE – Zimbabwe and Mozambique are both suffering rising casualties and cattle rustling during skirmishes along their border in an area plagued by conflict over scarce resources, officials and villagers say. The neighbouring countries accuse each other of triggering clashes taking place along the central stretch of their 1 000km frontier, highlighting 2

January 30, 2017 3:01 AM Zim faces refugee influx from Mozambique

PUBLIC Service, Labour and Social Welfare minister Prisca Mupfumira, says Zimbabwe is bracing for an influx of Mozambican refugees following a fresh wave of political instability in the neighbouring country, where Renamo bandits have renewed their armed conflict against the Frelimo government. Speaking to journalists in Harare last week, Mupfumira said by virtue 6

December 16, 2016 4:00 PM AS IT HAPPENED: Zanu-PF’s 16th Annual National People’s Conference (Day 4)

17:10: Dr Gumbo has finished his address and Cde Mupfumira is now on the podium. She says the government is going to abolish vacant posts as part of the rationalisation exercise. 17:o5: Transport Minister Dr Joram Gumbo invited to the podium and he reveals that Harare International International Airport will be renamed Robert Mugabe International Airport 53

October 29, 2016 12:44 AM MUGABE OVERTHROW: Secret Coup Dodger In South Africa

The tale of the arrest by South African police of 6 Zimbabweans apprehended in that country on charges of allegedly plotting to attack President Robert Mugabe have caused a stir. Mystery surrounds stunning claims emanating from South Africa that six Zimbabweans suspected of plotting to overthrow President Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF government are being 26

October 28, 2016 3:39 PM Mugabe coup claim mystery

Mystery surrounds stunning claims emanating from South Africa that six Zimbabweans suspected of plotting to overthrow President Robert Mugabe and his Zanu PF government are being held by that country’s authorities following their arrest two weeks ago. Determined efforts by the Daily News yesterday to get more information on the claims from both South 27