Abel Zhakata Senior Weekender Reporter SCORES of irate residents in Sakubva’s Mcgrecors section besieged an apartment in the neighbourhood Monday morning baying for the blood of a tenant whom they accused of forcing her husband to commit suicide because of her promiscuous ways.
Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter MORE than 500 farmers thronged Kaja Farm in Vumba last Friday for an impressive Prime Seedco field day that acted as an eye-opener for serious horticultural farmers in the district and beyond. Apart from exhibiting a variety of crops at the farm, chief among them tomatoes, the field day also presented itself […]
Fungayi Munyoro Post Correspondent National Aids Council Manicaland provincial manager, Mr Laurence Nhau Kupara, who died last Saturday at Baines Avenue Hospital, received an emotional send off during his burial at Warren Hills Cemetery in Harare on Tuesday. A church service was held at his parents’ home in Glen Norah A, where thousands of people […]
Freedom Mutanda Post Correspondent There are times when the death of a person elicits pain but for Cde Mavhundu aka Henry Hanyani Hlahla, his children, relatives, colleagues and friends celebrate the passing on of a legend whose forthright attitude and frankness endeared him to friends and foes alike. Born in 1932 at Tuzuka in Chief […]
Weekender Reporter A 32- year-old Chimanimani man, Edmore Matsekete, hanged himself to death after he could not take pressure from people who were allegedly accusing him of raping a 10-year-old girl. Police have confirmed the incident.
Blessing Rwizi Post Correspondent A MUTARE woman, suspected to be mentally-challenged, struggled with labour pains in full glare of an unconcerned public at Sakubva Musika on Tuesday, resulting in her delivering a macerated still birth. The unidentified woman was carrying a baby boy.
Cletus Mushanawani News Editor AXED Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa ignored my advice and warnings, and instead chose to be used and later dumped by the likes of fired war veterans and other senior Zanu-PF members, whom he believed were anointing him as a successor to President Mugabe, says Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs, Cde […]
Senior Reporter LOCAL Government Deputy Minister, Cde Christopher Chingosho, survived by a whisker after he was involved in a car crash near Kwekwe in which he miraculously escaped with moderate injuries. His official black SUV vehicle’s front was left extensively damaged. Cde Chingosho, who is also the Member of National Assembly for Headlands, was returning […]
Samuel Kadungure and Luthando Mapepa AN estimated 600 squatters at Smithfield Farm in Chipinge have clashed with the police as they resist eviction, claiming entitlement over the land. The families are also demanding compensation in a move that has derailed the smooth flow of a blitz aimed at flushing out more than 7 000 illegal […]
Samuel Kadungure Senior Reporter THOUSANDS of farmers in lower Nyanga are set to benefit from an out-grower scheme in which they will produce unique tomato brands and various fruits for beneficiation at Best Fruit Processor (BBJ) (Pvt) Limited. The company is a joint venture between Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (ARDA) and Beitbridge Juicing (Pvt) […]