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July 25, 2018 1:49 PM 17,5 percent civil servants allowance not one-off payment’

The government has said the 17,5 percent allowance awarded to civil servants was not a one-off payment. This comes amid claims that it was a vote-catching gimmick ahead of the July 30 vote. Public Service Commission chair Vincent Hungwe said in a statement yesterday that there were people who were lying that the government will reverse the increment 20

July 25, 2018 1:43 PM Schools prematurely close countrywide

Scores of schools across the country yesterday prematurely closed before the July 26, date which government had declared for the second term. A survey by the Daily News yesterday revealed that many schools were informing parents not to bring their children to school today. Zimbabwe Teachers Association (Zimta) chief executive officer Sifiso Ndlovu said the premature 20

July 14, 2018 7:43 PM Veritas on political abuse of school children

HARARE – Legal watchdog — Veritas — has raised alarm over the conflation of State and Zanu PF in ongoing efforts to prohibit political parties from using school property and forcing attendance of school children to political rallies. This comes after the Supreme Court set July 27, three days before the elections, as the day they will hear Zanu PF’s appeal 19

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 18

June 4, 2018 2:29 PM Zaka teacher’s ‘rapists’ sentence today

Two robbers who were part of a gang of three that stripped and gang raped a teacher in Zaka last month, were last Friday convicted of 31 counts of robbery, unlawful entry and theft. The two who are also facing four counts of rape which include the rape of the Zaka teacher, were remanded in custody today for sentence. Timothy Dzikira (26) of Mugeje Village 13

June 3, 2018 7:02 PM Tanzanian conjoined twins Maria and Consolata die aged 21

Tanzanian conjoined twins Maria and Consolata Mwakikuti have died at the age 21 after suffering respiratory complications at a local hospital. The women, who were joined from the navel downwards and shared organs like the liver and lungs, had two hearts and separate heads and arms. They were admitted to hospital in December due to issues relating to heart 19

April 18, 2018 10:50 AM Full Text: Nelson Chamisa Independence Day message to the people of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe did not come cheap. It took a protracted and gruelling struggle to liberate the country from the shackles of colonial bondage. The patriotic sons and daughters of this land died while some were raped or maimed in the selfless national duty to liberate this country. Today, we remember them. Today, we salute the heroic struggle of the people of Zimbabwe 34

April 10, 2018 8:05 AM Four new State universities to open

Government has approved the opening of four new State universities countrywide in a move expected to consolidate Zimbabwe’s position as one of the countries with the highest number of institutions of higher learning in the region and beyond. Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Amon Murwira said some of the universities 27

March 8, 2018 2:07 AM Dad rapes, raptures daughter’s back passage

Dad rapes, raptures daughter’s back passage TWO Harare fathers have been convicted caged a combined 33 years for raping their daughters on separate occasions. Peter Cassian Rima was caged 18 years after prosecutors proved that he raped his 12 year stepdaughter leaving her unable to control her stool. The other convict, Taurai Nyakwingwa, 48, was caged 33

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 100