Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Manicaland Bureau STAKEHOLDERS in the beef and leather industry are lobbying Government for a policy waiver to enable them to export raw hides they cannot utilise to curtail possible losses and generate revenue for the economy.
Sharon Chigeza Post Correspondent INDOOR residual spraying (IRS) to eliminate mosquitoes and reduce malaria related deaths is now more than 50 percent complete in Manicaland’s seven districts, an official has confirmed.
Post Correspondent A SUSPECTED black market fuel dealer who turned violent upon being arrested by police officers while trying to pump hundreds of litres of diesel into a dilapidated, engineless truck at a filling station in Mutare is now facing charges of undermining police authority. Johannes Tenga (44) – a.k.a Nyatate – of Number 606 […]
Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter A COMBINED operation by police detectives from Mutare and Nyanga has resulted in the arrest of three wanted robbers suspected to be behind a series of crimes that wrecked the two towns in recent weeks. The arrest of the trio – Sineyi Saini (30) of 3183 Chikanga 2, Mutare, Tinashe Rakandwa […]
Sharon Chigeza Post Correspondent A SECTION of the road linking Penhalonga to Mutare and its immediate environs are facing the danger of collapsing into illegal mine shafts that are fast approaching its shoulders, igniting anxious moments among residents who fear for the worst, as the rainy season approaches. Spurred by a belief that rich unexploited […]
Nyore Madzianike Senior Reporter ZANU-PF Manicaland provincial chairman, Cde Michael Madiro has dismissed as baseless reports that money, which was sourced for Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri’s celebrations for her elevation to the position of national chairman for the ruling party was stolen. Briefing the provincial executive committee members during a meeting held in Mutare last week, […]
Sharon Chigeza Post Correspondent THE Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council (ZNFPC) says clinical trials of the recently launched pre-exposure prophylaxis strategy (PrEP) meant to reduce risks of contracting HIV involving more than 90 patients in Manicaland were successful. ZNFPC Ngorima Youth Centre in Chimanimani district carried out a PrEP pilot study in conjunction with Clinton […]
Freedom Mutanda Post Correspondent DONALD Mazwati, the young man who made headlines for making a drone in Chipinge last year has done it again! This time, he is mentoring primary school pupils to produce television shows under the direction of Visual Audio Centre for Arts Initiates (VACAI), a voluntary organization, which intends to produce short […]
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A RUSAPE debt collector has dragged tobacco contracting company Agritrade Leaf Tobacco to court for allegedly failing to pay a collection commission of $7 900. Mashayamvura Enterprises, which is being represented by Mr Taurai Khupe, of Khupe Law Chambers has filed a civil suit at Rusape Magistrates’ Court. Agritrade, whose Rusape-based […]
Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Senior Reporter GOVERNMENT has moved to regularise the representation of women in tourism in the country through the formulation of committees that will spearhead projects to promote their participation in economic development. Speaking at a workshop to formulate the Women-In-Tourism Manicaland chapter, director domestic tourism in the Ministry of Tourism and Hospitality Industry […]