Tuesday, February 28, 2017



    I have previously told you about buckets of loose diamonds stored in the vaults of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe but what we did not know was just how this is affecting the “outstanding issue” of Gideon Gono at the Reserve Bank.



      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.



        Indian buyers snapped up about 83 percent of diamonds from Zimbabwe’s controversial Marange mines that were auctioned in Harare last week, according to reports from the Asian country.

        [td_block_social_counter custom_title=”STAY CONNECTED” facebook=”tagDiv” twitter=”envato” youtube=”envato”]


        The World Bank has been secretly paying salaries to staff in Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s Office, a top aide has admitted, fuelling speculation that MDC-T is trying to run a parallel Government in Zimbabwe.


        The police’s commercial crime unit is investigating a complaint that a Herald entertainment reporter tried to extort money from musician and prominent businessman Tendai Mupfurutsa in order to stop the publication of pictures and a “damaging story”.

        Golden Maunganidze the editor of The Masvingo Mirror was on 10 May 2010 summoned to Harare Central Police Station where he was interrogated for six hours following publication of a story that allegedly criminally defames Walter Mzembi, the Minister of Tourism.

        Thandiwe Ncube cannot conceal her pain and bitterness when she speaks about her husband's murder nine years ago by suspected militant backers of Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe.

        Bulawayo-A 21-year-old Bulawayo man has been arrested after dragging a female woman into a drain before raping her.

        A Seke man has been jailed 17 years for raping his 10-year-old niece.


        A joint memorial service for the late musician Sam Mtukudzi and Owen Chimhare was held yesterday at Pakare Paye Arts Centre in Norton, two months after the two friends died in a car crash near Kuwadzana Extension.