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June 15, 2018 3:34 PM Boko Haram: I’ll talk some sense into Shekau if I see him, says mother

SHEKAU, NIGERIA — Driving west from the city of Maiduguri, Nigeria, the roads get narrower as the towns get smaller. Along the road lie bullet-ridden buildings and security check points as vigilante members patrol gates, all signs of a region where people are trying their best to protect themselves. After three hours VOA ends up in Yobe state, at a village 19

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

May 31, 2018 7:21 AM Biafra shutdown cripples Nigerian cities

A stay-at-home protest by Biafran separatists in Nigeria has crippled cities and towns in the south-east. Streets are empty and markets, banks and schools are closed to mark the abortive attempt in 1967 to gain independence for the region. It led to a bitter three-year civil war in which more than one million people were killed. The authorities have warned 21

May 30, 2018 4:08 AM Man drags ex-wife to court over upkeep

A Bikita veterinary officer has dragged his ex-wife to court, demanding payment of maintenance arrears amounting to over $13 000 for the upkeep of their three children. Malvern Mashava accuses his wife, Eustina Mugadza (39), who works as a teacher in Bikita of reneging on payment of her monthly maintenance since 2010, resulting in the arrears. The court 37

May 23, 2018 12:05 PM Kwekwe ropes in debt collectors to recover $43 million

Kwekwe City Council has engaged debt collectors to recover more than $43 million owed by companies and individual ratepayers to improve service delivery. Mutatu and Partners Legal Practitioners on behalf of Kwekwe City Council, have been distributing letters advising ratepayers to settle outstanding bills within a week. “We are instructed to demand as we hereby 41

May 11, 2018 4:29 AM President appoints two Supreme Court judges

President Mnangagwa has appointed two new judges to the Supreme Court to beef up the understaffed bench. Justices Francis Bere and Lavender Makoni — who were at the High Court — were elevated after succeeding in public interviews conducted two years ago. The pair will today take oaths of office before Chief Justice Luke Malaba in Harare. Judicial Service 27

April 24, 2018 12:21 PM Douglas Tanyanyiwa dies – Nehanda Radio

Zimbabwean football yesterday woke up to some depressing news following the death of Douglas Tanyanyiwa, a former Dynamos benefactor and owner of ex-Premiership football club Douglas Warriors. He was 64. Tanyanyiwa, who has been unwell for some time, died in the morning yesterday, a day after he had an operation on his leg. A family member said mourners 44

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 8, 2018 1:32 PM Nash releases 2018 Copa Coca-Cola dates

THE Copa Coca-Cola football tournament is set to run from May 24 to July 14, with the finals slated for Mandava High School in Zvishavane according to the National Association of Secondary School Heads (Nash) calendar released this week. Rusununguko High School in Mashonaland will host the Copa Coca-Cola launch on May 15. Copa Coca-Cola, the highlight 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