Saturday, January 21, 2017



    MDC-T Bulawayo East legislator Ms Thabita Khumalo has been suspended as first vice president of the Zimbabwe Educational Scientific Social and Cultural Workers Union for allegedly planning to topple the group’s leadership.



      A former Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) agent who admitted smashing an MDC supporter’s jaw with pliers, and then pulling out their tooth, has been granted asylum in the UK along with his wife.

      An MDC activist, Augustine Mahute, of Block 7 Matapi Flats in Mbare, Harare died on Saturday night at Matapi Police Station after being assaulted by police officers.



        The Girl Child Network boss Betty Makoni who is said to have embezzeled donor funds before relocation to the United Kingdom is blaming former Herald employee Ropafadzo Mapimhidze for tarnishing her good image.

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        It's easy to miss the two girls. They are so small they seem to disappear amid the dozen Zimbabwean boys crowded around them along the trash-choked drain. Sofia Chimhangwa, a 14-year-old in a denim skirt, lies on the concrete under a filthy blanket.


        Firebrand labour activist, Honourable Lucia Matibenga, has called on fellow Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) members to gear up for elections. Principals in the Global Political Agreement (GPA) have tentatively agreed to go for polls next year.

        The Bulawayo City Council is battling to deal with water pipe leaks with the number of reported cases ballooning to more than 650.The latest council reports note that the water pipe leaks was a cause for concern for the city fathers.

        Immigration officers deployed to work on the Botswana-Zimbabwe train last week told Labour and Home Affairs Permanent Secretary, Segakweng Tsiane, that they are unable to carry out their duties because of the presence of bogus immigration officials who serve clients at a fee.

        A marauding group of Zanu PF youths on Friday tried to force Nestle-Zimbabwe to buy milk from the Gushungo Dairy Estate but the bid failed after authorities maintained that the company no longer buys milk from Zimbabwe’s first family.

        A prominent legislator in Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's MDC party has been dragged to court for allegedly neglecting his parental duties of caring for the child he allegedly fathered with a Harare woman.


        The buzzing of bees sends shivers to many but not to a Bulawayo man from Emakhandeni as he lived with the dangerous insects for more than two years.