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BCC statement on water cuts in Bulawayo

29 August 2014 | 40 Views

by Staff Reporter

Efforts to save little Russell fruitful

29 August 2014 | 597 Views
THE initiative launched by Bulawayo24 and Makokoba Healthcare Initiative to raise funds for Russell Sumba - a 7-mon...

by Staff reporter

Bulawayo sues Econet

29 August 2014 | 1906 Views
Econet Wireless is engaged in a tug of war with the Bulawayo City Council over a debt of more than $48 700 in unpaid rates.Council filed summons at the Bulawayo High Court demanding payment o...

by Staff reporter

Sinda Ngulube elected new BICC bishop

29 August 2014 | 793 Views
THE Brethren in Christ Church (BICC) has elected bishop Sinda Ngulube as the new leader of the church in Zimbabwe taking over from bishop Danisa Ndlovu, who has retired after serving three five-year t...

by Staff reporter

Bosso fan languishes in prison

29 August 2014 | 1508 Views
A Highlanders fan who was arrested together with a friend for alleged malicious damage to property is still languishing in remand prison after failing to raise $50 bail that was granted the duo two we...

by Thandeka Moyo

Thokozani Khuphe's driver trial postponed

29 August 2014 | 401 Views
The trial of MDC-T deputy president Thokozani Khuphe's chauffer and his accomplice accused of hijacking the party's Matabeleland-North chairperson's driver and stealing cash from him was on Thursd...

by Staff reporter

Moyo officially joins Tendai Biti's renewal team

28 August 2014 | 4188 Views
MAKOKOBA legislator and former Bulawayo MDC-T provincial chairman, Gorden Moyo, is officially part of the breakaway MDC Renewal Team.Moyo resigned from his provincial post in June saying he c...

by Lulu Brenda Harris

'Gukurahundi killed 80,000,' claims Eddie Cross

28 August 2014 | 1139 Views
MDC-T legislator, Eddie Cross, has claimed that the 1980's government-sponsored Gukurahundi pogroms could have killed up to 80,000 people with probably five times that number displaced and driven into...

by Staff Reporter

Thokozani Khuphe driver's trial on today

28 August 2014 | 963 Views
The trial of MDC-T deputy president Thokozani Khupe's chauffer and his accomplice, arrested in June this year after they allegedly assaulted Matabeleland North provincial chairperson's driver, before ...

by Staff reporter

Cops forge signatures, falsify fines

28 August 2014 | 2531 Views
Some traffic police officers are allegedly forging signatures and wrongly interpreting sections of the law to force motorists to pay fines, it has emerged.Investigations by NewsDay revealed ...

by Staff reporter

Mugabe residence intruder has no mental problem

28 August 2014 | 2734 Views
RESULTS of the mental evaluation of a Matshobana man who was arrested after trying to enter the State House in Bulawayo, showed that he was normal paving the way for the resumption of his trial....

by Staff reporter

Tracker sells out cellphone thief

28 August 2014 | 2490 Views
A CELLPHONE with a tracking system sold out a thief who thought he had hit the jackpot when he broke into the Apostolic Faith Church of Zimbabwe (AFMZ) offices in Bulawayo and stole the phone and more...

by Mashudu Netsianda

Church mate 'rapist' suffers setback

28 August 2014 | 2255 Views
A BULAWAYO man accused of a sex attack on a married woman from his church suffered a setback yesterday after a magistrate turned down his application to dismiss the rape charges. Hudson Mazond...

by Thandeka Moyo

Jabulani Sibanda eyeing Zanu-PF chairmanship

28 August 2014 | 1461 Views
WAR veterans' leader Jabulani Sibanda has hinted that he is eyeing the Zanu-PF national chairmanship but was quick to add that the decision would come from the people as no leader should impose thems...

by Nduduzo Tshuma

Khupe driver robbery case still on

27 August 2014 | 1144 Views
The case of Witness Dube, the driver of MDC-T vice-president Thokozani Khupe, and his colleague, Kunashe Muchemwa (32) an MDC-T youth league member charged with robbery and assault has been transf...

by Staff reporter

Ebola scare at the United Bulawayo Hospitals

27 August 2014 | 4906 Views
A TRUCK driver admitted Tuesday at the United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH) caused a major scare after it was suspected he had contracted the deadly Ebola virus.Sources at the hospital said the dri...

by Lulu Brenda Harris

'Pained by Payne's death'

27 August 2014 | 2613 Views
Bulawayo residents say they have been pained by renowned Bulawayo water activist Arnold Payne's died.Payne died at Mater Dei Hospital in the city on Monday night after being admitted at the in...

by Staff reporter

Zanu-PF invaders run out of luck, face trespassing charges

27 August 2014 | 2432 Views
LEADERS of Zanu-PF supporters that invaded the Bulawayo City Council-owned Mazwi Nature Reserve on the outskirts of Pumula yesterday appeared in court facing charges of criminal trespass.T...

by Staff reporter

Kombi conductor jailed for raping two minors

27 August 2014 | 1624 Views
A BULAWAYO commuter omnibus conductor was yesterday sentenced to an effective eight years in jail for raping two minors aged four and six.Brendon Zolani Moyo, 21, of Old Pumula pleaded not gu...

by Mashudu Netsianda

10-year-old Bulawayo girl hangs self

26 August 2014 | 4781 Views
In a bizarre incident, a 10 YEAR-OLD girl from Bulawayo's Emganwini suburb allegedly hanged herself from a mango tree this afternoon.However, the girl's relatives suspect foul play in the ...

by Staff reporter

Bulawayo water activist Arnold Payne dies

26 August 2014 | 2672 Views
Bulawayo water activists Arnold Payne has died.He was 75.Born in Mtshabezi area in Gwanda district in 1938, Payne had been involved in water activism all his life.Payne, an en...

by Ndou Paul

Pupils abusing dangerous drugs such as nyaope

26 August 2014 | 2047 Views
SCHOOL children are said to be widely abusing dangerous drugs and skin lighteners that are continuing to hit Bulawayo streets.In interviews yesterday, Chronicle was told that ingredients for s...

by Lethokuhle Moyo

Woman up for selling ex-hubby's car

26 August 2014 | 1970 Views
A 63-year-old Pumula East man reportedly lost a car to his estranged wife who took advantage of his absence and sold it for $2,000.Anelisi Chikapa, 39, allegedly sold Ernest Gumede's Peugeot t...

by Thandeka Moyo

Motorists see red over reflectors

26 August 2014 | 4898 Views
MOTORISTS in Bulawayo were this week running around town buying "new" reflectors for their vehicles after police pounced and arrested drivers with cars which had "insufficient reflectors." It ...

by Staff reporter

Lunyoka/ runyoka fight spills into court

26 August 2014 | 4594 Views
A Bulawayo woman claimed that her relationship with her husband was now that of brother and sister, as the latter was allegedly failing to perform in the bedroom for the past two years after his girlf...

by Gibson Mhaka

Man dumps wife and kids, brings 'mistress' home

26 August 2014 | 3336 Views
A Pumula South man in Bulawayo has sent tongues wagging after he allegedly dumped his wife of 14 years and three children when his wife reportedly failed to account for the proceeds of the sale of a P...

by Danisa Masuku

Fighting for control of Bulawayo Agenda escalates, top official suspended

26 August 2014 | 2050 Views
BULAWAYO Agenda has suspended its deputy board chairperson Peter Muchengeti for yet-to-be-known reasons as fighting for control of the organisation escalates.MDC-T Makokoba legislator Gor...

by Staff reporter

MDC Renewal to unveil Makokoba legislator

25 August 2014 | 2827 Views
The MDC Renewal Team is set to unveil Makokoba legislator Gorden Moyo as their member at a rally scheduled for Bulawayo next month.Moyo early this year resigned as MDC-T Bulawayo provinci...

by Staff Reporter

'Renewal- A new beginning and a new order'

25 August 2014 | 1526 Views
Dr Gorden Moyo presents:The Theme is: "Stronger Together Forever"Date:September 19, 2014,Venue: Large City Hall,Time: 12:00 - 5pm.'Renewal- A new beginning and a new or...

by Staff reporter

He should pay for my v*rginity

25 August 2014 | 8797 Views
A BULAWAYO woman shocked the court when she claimed that her ex-husband should pay for her rentals for the rest of her life since he was the one who broke her v*rginity. She declared: "He can...

by Staff reporter

Woman dumps hubby for not going to church

25 August 2014 | 5281 Views
THERE is no verse in the Bible that says it is morally unclean for a woman to marry a man who has refused to give his life to Jesus Christ as his personal saviour.But a Bulawayo woman wants to...

by Gibson Mhaka

Woman storms out of lodge undressed

25 August 2014 | 10009 Views
AN UNIDENTIFlED woman allegedly went berserk after tasting the forbidden fruit and stormed out of a city lodge undressed. The incident occurred on Saturday afternoon and it is suspected that...

by Staff reporter

Man threatens to force mum to watch sex act

25 August 2014 | 5000 Views
A GRAN NY from Mzilikazi suburb in Bulawayo came up with a shocking reason why she approached the court seeking a legal recourse against her son saying he threatened to "fix" her by forcing her ...

by Staff reporter

Family demands $10,000 as witchcraft compensation

25 August 2014 | 1967 Views
A family from Pelandaba suburb in Bulawayo allegedly demanded $10,000 from their landlady as compensation after accusing her of bewitching their ailing daughter. Jabulani Ndlovu, 37, Similo Nd...

by Mpumelelo Nyoni

Car 'thief' crashes, dies

25 August 2014 | 2334 Views
AN UNLICENSED driver crashed a stolen taxi into a tree and died after allegedly disappearing with the vehicle during a wedding after-party. The tragic accident that killed Peter Mutungwazi, 34...

by Mpumelelo Nyoni and Simbarashe Mutizwa

Serious accident in Somabhula

24 August 2014 | 4416 Views
An accident has been reported in Somabhula, about 2 hours from Bulawayo, where a Nissan hard body had a burst tyre and consequently hit a tree and badly injured four people.The car was going ...

by Staff Reporter

Bosso, Dembare feud: Tribalism or fanaticism merely symptoms

23 August 2014 | 2678 Views
FOLLOWING the violence that erupted after the recent game between Highlanders and Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium and the death of a Bosso fan there has been intense debate as to why the two gia...

by Sikhumbuzo Moyo

Zanu-PF chair derides idea of Bulawayo being granted special economic zone status

23 August 2014 | 1796 Views
Zanu-PF Provincial Chairman for Bulawayo, Callistus Ndlovu, on Friday poured cold water on the idea of Bulawayo being declared a special economic zone (SEZ) saying the concept is suitable for coas...

by Staff reporter

Teacher 'rapist' seeks acquittal

23 August 2014 | 1857 Views
A BULAWAYO man charged over an alleged sex attack on a married woman from his church has applied to the courts to dismiss the rape charges.Hudson Mazonde, a single father of five, arranged to ...

by Thandeka Moyo

Police grab 'rapist' in church

23 August 2014 | 2041 Views
A RAPIST lost his freedom after turning up at a church where his victim worships, a court heard yesterday. Mduduzi Ndlovu, 30, of Nkulumane suburb in Bulawayo, was apprehended by ushers af...

by Thandeka Moyo

Bulawayo power station shut down

22 August 2014 | 2729 Views
THE Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) has once again shut down the Bulawayo power station, putting a potential 90 megawatts off the national grid, as the utility seeks funding to overhaul the plant....

by Staff reporter

Bosso fan death docket missing

22 August 2014 | 3934 Views
STATE prosecutor Jeremiah Mutsindikwa on Wednesday told the Bulawayo Magistrates' Court that police could not locate the docket containing details of the death of Highlanders Football supporter Club M...

by Staff reporter

Welshman Ncube returns to law

22 August 2014 | 3675 Views
MDC leader Welshman Ncube is now a practising lawyer again after teaming up with former Attorney-General Sobusa Gula-Ndebele's commercial law firm - Gula-Ndebele and Partners - Southern Eye reported....

by Staff reporter

Harvest House's Apostle Colin Nyathi to be consecrated as bishop

22 August 2014 | 2006 Views
HARVEST House International Church will next week hold its annual Apostolic and Prophetic Conference at which founder Apostle Colin Nyathi will be consecrated as bishop.The conference will be ...

by Yoliswa Dube

BCC leaves 72 families homeless - Photos

21 August 2014 | 3759 Views
Bulawayo City Council workers on Thursday demolished and set fire to homesteads in Hyde park farm. About 72 families who were illegally settled on the land were evicted after the council got a...

by Staff Reporter

'I am looking for my mother Clara Gumede'

21 August 2014 | 897 Views
Germiston Gauteng 2014-08-13 20:53:06I am Mqalisi Khumalo looking for my mother (Clara Gumede) last seen or stayed in Njube 06 it...

by Mqalisi Khumalo

Help me find my biological father!

21 August 2014 | 991 Views
Capetown 2014-08-19 00:56:52Im 25yrs old im searching for my biological father all i know is his surname which is Vundla and what...

by Khumalo

War veterans in opposition should back off

21 August 2014 | 2392 Views
Former acting Zanu-PF Bulawayo provincial chairperson, George Mlala, on Tuesday lashed out at war veteran, Max Mkandla, saying he should stop advising the ruling party on how to handle the appointmen...

by Staff reporter

Nust to generate own electricity

21 August 2014 | 2732 Views
THE National University of Science and Technology (Nust) Technopark's solar power project has been endorsed in principle and is expected to generate 0,5 megawatts (MW) to power the institution before...

by Staff reporter

Man kidnaps, rapes girlfriend, 14

21 August 2014 | 2528 Views
A 20-YEAR-OLD man from Pumula South in Bulawayo allegedly kidnapped and then raped his 14-year-old girlfriend after spending a night with her.Thembelani Hlongwane yesterday appeared before Wes...

by Mpumelelo Nyoni

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