Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter THE Government has partnered with private players to establish a new border post in Katiyo, in a development that will significantly increase exports from the agricultural-rich Mutasa district as well as create a shorter route to the sea. Executives from the Eastern Highlands Plantation Pvt Ltd, which has committed to providing $500 […]
Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent A NEWLY-BORN baby girl miraculously survived after her disabled mother dragged her by the neck for about 200 metres and buried her alive in a shallow grave before being intercepted by a close relative.
Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent A COMMISSION of inquiry into the extortionate sale of Chipinge stands in which 10 000 youths were allegedly fleeced about $400 000 by a cabal allegedly led by former Zanu PF youth leader Mubuso Chinguno was aborted on Tuesday after marauding youths pounced on the probe team accusing it of bias. […]
Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter A CUNNING 17-year-old teenager from Sakubva did the unthinkable when he broke into a police convenience shop at Mutare Main Camp and stole an assortment of groceries worth $600. The crafty criminal, who has two previous convictions related to burglary, carried his loot out of the shop unnoticed at night. The […]
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent RUSAPE’s Ward 5 Councillor (Clr) Lyton Sithole (MDC Alliance) was on Wednesday elected unopposed to become the new Rusape Town Council chairperson. Clr Sithole will be deputised by Ward 10 representative Clr Peter Kwesha. MDC Alliance dominates RTC with nine out of 10 councillors. Cde Clever Chimuse (Ward 2) is the only Zanu […]
Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Business Senior Reporter Government has mooted plans to extend operating hours at Forbes border post in Mutare to 24 hours as part of efforts to improve efficiencies and ease the congestion currently being experienced at the port of entry. The decision comes after Manicaland, through the office of the Provincial Administrator Mr Edgar […]
Liberty Dube Post Correspondent A BURMA Valley woman on Monday drowned after a fishing boat she was in capsized in Musapa Dam, Chief Zimunya’s area. Patricia Madondo’s body was retrieved on Wednesday by police sub-aqua unit and was taken to Mutare Provincial Hospital mortuary.
Dorcas Mhungu Post Correspondent A few days earlier they had fled from the scene and hidden in the nearby mountains.
Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent CHIPINGE Town Council (CTC) has embarked on an emergency programme to reseal and reconstruct all major roads damaged by heavy rains received last season.
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent COMMANDER 32 Infantry Battalion Lieutenant Colonel Anderson Chibvongodze has applauded the Rusape community for rendering unwavering support towards the military fundraising initiatives. Col Chibvongodze told The Manica Post that proceeds from last week’s fun shoot will be channelled towards charity. This year’s event was attended by several business executives, residents and […]