Saturday, October 1, 2016



    The heads of the umbrella organization for all of Zimbabwe's non-governmental organizations were arrested on Sunday amid worsening signs of the disintegration of the country's fragile coalition government.



      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.



        A schoolboy threw himself in front of a train after his parents told him he was too young to go on holiday to Greece with his friends, an inquest heard today.

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        The story in which an Epworth woman was spotted naked in broad daylight a fortnight ago has taken a new twist. Ms Evernice Zvevanjanja, thought to have been used by her grandmother for witchcraft activities, is now accusing the traditional healer, identified only as MaGirls, of drugging her.


        Police have arrested 24 suspected drug dealers in Christmas raids across Cardiff.Officers from the drugs squad carried out the raids over three weeks in December in Cardiff Bay and Grangetown as part of a larger push to drive out dealers.

        Zimbabwean officials have sharply criticised British Foreign Secretary David Miliband for what one called his “very patronising” remarks on sanctions, saying those comments could hurt Zimbabwe’s power-sharing negotiations.

        Four leaders of a faction of the Zimbabwe National Students’ Union were assaulted and seriously injured by suspected MDC-T youths at a memorial service for Mrs Susan Tsvangirai, the late wife of Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, at Glamis Stadium on Saturday.

        Zimbabwe's Ambassador to Australia, Ms Jacqueline Zwambila, yesterday allegedly stripped naked in front of three male embassy officials after accusing them of leaking information to The Herald newspaper in Harare.

        China said on Monday its embassy in Zimbabwe had thrown a birthday party for president Robert Mugabe, a rare sign of foreign support for a leader reviled by many Zimbabweans and criticised by the United States and Europe.


        Cash-strapped Zimbabwe, which owes its envoys posted throughout the world nearly US$30 million in salary arrears, has directed its foreign diplomatic missions to vacate upmarket houses they are currently occupying in host countries and find cheaper accommodation as it can no longer pay rentals.