Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter THERE was drama at a funeral in Mutare’s Sakubva high density suburb after tenants renting an apartment in Maonde locked out the corpse of their deceased landlord, forcing relatives and neighbours to mourn in the open. When they locked the house and disappeared with the keys, the tenants left a radio […]
Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter JOSTLING for the Mutare mayoral post has began as 10 newly elected MDC Alliance councillors travelled to their party’s headquarters in Harare last Friday where they submitted their CVs as well as going through interviews. Those who have thrown their names in the hat to land the city’s top post are […]
THE Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) has always played a pivotal role in nation building and has emerged as a national symbol representing the nation’s unique characteristics. ZDF’s military virtues of sacrifice, loyalty and discipline have always remained and must serve as objects of veneration for the rest of the nation. These ideals have since long […]
Abel Zhakata in Mutare NINE people were seriously injured after a Toyota Wish pirate taxi headed for Mutare got involved in a nasty accident while descending the steep Christmas Pass curves.
Kudzanai Gerede Business Correspondent Zimbabwe’s economy showed commendable resilience in the wake of post-election violent protests that halted business in the capital city, Harare last week Wednesday claiming six people and destroying valuable property in the process. Violent protestors stormed Harare central business district Wednesday mid-morning demanding immediate release of presidential election results and claiming […]
Chipo Katsidzira Post Correspondent AN MDC-Alliance supporter from Mutasa, who was arrested on allegations of torching a kitchen hut belonging to a Zanu-PF supporter, has been remanded in custody. The suspect, Oswell Chitere (35), of Kagweda village under Chief Mutasa, appeared before Mutare provincial magistrate Mr Tendai Mahwe on Tuesday facing charges of malicious damage […]
Emmah Chinyamutangira Post Correspondent A POTENTIALLY explosive situation is fomenting in Chief Mutasa’s area where a villager is being accused of poisoning seven of his neighbours’ goats and stealing more than five cows from other villagers. When The Manica Post visited Premier South village last week, most villagers who had lost their livestock were baying […]
An international expert says politicians must accept last week’s election results, and shift focus to the future of the country. The MDC-Alliance has rejected the election results in which President Mnangagwa beat Mr Chamisa after garnering 50,8 percent against the coalition leader’s 44,3 percent. The ruling Zanu-PF won 145 National Assembly seats against the […]
At least five people died this afternoon in a head-on collision at the sharp Nyazura Bridge, along the Mutare-Harare highway. The engine of the white Nissan Passo, which eyewitnesses said encroached into the lane of a Mutare-bound Corolla, was thrown six metres from the wreckage on impact.