Senior Reporter CRIMINALS took advantage of wild celebrations that followed President Robert Mugabe’s resignation on Tuesday night to loot groceries from a Choppies Supermarket situated along Second Street in Mutare.
Post Reporters WILD celebrations and street parties were witnessed around Mutare and its environs on Tuesday night as Zimbabweans greeted the news of former President, Cde Robert Mugabe’s resignation with joy.
Post Reporters SPECULATION was this week rife that the Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs, Cde Mandi Chimene, had fled the country after the military this week rounded up what it described as criminals around President Mugabe. Cde Chimene has been one of the vocal figures in calling for the purging of axed Vice-President […]
Samuel Kadungure Senior Reporter THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) registered 147 289 people in the second phase of the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) blitz – bringing the number of registered voters for the 2018 elections in Manicaland to about 312 213. The second phase covered Nyanga, Mutasa and Mutare North started on October 29 and […]
Abel Zhakata Senior Reporter A 17-year-old Form 4 pupil at Sagambe Secondary School in Honde Valley was recently arrested by the police together with his 20-year-old cousin on allegations of leaking the November 2017 English examination paper. Galen Sithole (20), who pleaded guilty to the charges, was slapped with a six month jail term by […]
Samuel Kadungure Senior Reporter HEAVY rains falling in Manicaland have put up to half of the province’s wheat production at risk of quality downgrades, as prolonged moisture and harvesting could damage yields. A fall in grain quality means less returns on investment. Wheat is sensitive to moisture and the repeated rains and resultant excess humidity […]
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent Two Rusape female illegal money changers had their luck run out when they were pounced upon by alert detectives and arrested carrying out their dealings at a local wholesaler. Dias Matyatya (25) of 2834 Mabvazuva and Mary Chinyowa (32) of NE320B Vengere appeared in court last Saturday facing a charge of […]
Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent A 29-year-old Chipinge man who stole and sold fellow villagers’ three cattle was sentenced to 12 years behind bars. The accused, Aleck Mlambo of Madhuku village under Chief Musikavanhu area appeared before senior Chipinge magistrate Mr Noah Gwatidzo on Monday facing stock theft charges as defined in section 114 (2) (a) […]
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 […]