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Umthwakazi University to have its first intake in October

The Umthwakazi University (UM) which is being established by Zimbabweans in South Africa will have its first intake this year in October, an official has said.The official Crispen Nyoni wh...Read more

Umthwakazi University to have its first intake in October

01 August 2015 | 33 Views
The Umthwakazi University (UM) which is being established by Zimbabweans in South Africa will have its first intake this year in October, an official has said.The official Crispen Nyoni wh...

by Stephen Jakes

Zakhiwa ngenhlabathi yamangcwaba izindlu zePelandaba!

01 August 2015 | 674 Views
IZAKHAMIZI zelokitshini elitsha lePelandaba West koBulawayo sekuzwakale ukuba ezinye zazo zigebha inhlabathi yemangcwabeni eNumber 6 ukuze zakhe izindlu zazo, uMthunywa ukuzwile lokhu.Izakhami...

by Msilisi Dube

AirZim runs out of jet fuel

01 August 2015 | 2291 Views
The troubled national airline, Air Zimbabwe reportedly ran out of jet fuel on Friday. According to Chronicle scores of passengers at Joshua Mqabuko airport and Harare International Airpor...

by Staff Reporter

Ten Milton pupils hospitalised after illegal 'war cry'

01 August 2015 | 3743 Views
Senior Milton Boys High pupils, Forms four and six, reportedly attacked helpless form one pupils with stones during an illegal 'war cry'. According to Chronicle the 'war cry' was banned at the...

by Staff Reporter

Striker dumps Bosso

31 July 2015 | 3771 Views
HIGHLANDERS have parted ways with injury-prone striker Ozias Zibande after the diminutive forward refused to extend his contract with the Bulawayo giants on the advice of his advisors.Ziba...

by Sports reporters

Jabulani Sibanda calls for an uprising

31 July 2015 | 6621 Views
Dethroned war veterans' leader Jabulani Sibanda yesterday said Zimbabweans must not just watch while poverty escalates but rise up against Zanu-PF to end their suffering.Sibanda, was dethroned...

by Staff reporter

Patron fondles waitress's privates

31 July 2015 | 3940 Views
A BULAWAYO man will regret the day he fondled a waitress's private parts as he was sentenced to 12 months imprisonment for indecent assault.Marvellous Ncube, 31, appeared before magistrate Bat...

by Noleen Makhurane

Corrupt Zanu-PF executive ousted

31 July 2015 | 2583 Views
Khumbulani Mpofu, Zanu-PF's Bulawayo youth executive has been ousted on charges of corruption, extortion and tarnishing the image of President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace. A vote of...

by Staff reporter

Kasukuwere meets MDC-T Byo councilors

30 July 2015 | 2674 Views
Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere is expected to address Bulawayo City Council councilors this evening.Council sources said Kasukuwere would m...

by Thobekile Zhou

Zapu forced to postpone congress

30 July 2015 | 1990 Views
Zapu has been forced to postpone to year end its elective congress that had been scheduled for next month because of unavailability of funding. The party is now scheduled to convene a me...

by Staff reporter

Stealing from Air force member leads man into trouble

30 July 2015 | 1286 Views
A man who decided to steal cash amounting to $200 and a cellphone worth $15 from a member of the Air force of Zimbabwe landed himself into trouble as he was arrested and dragged to court charge wi...

by Stephen Jakes

AAG question Gift Banda's wealth

29 July 2015 | 3508 Views
THE Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has queried Bulawayo City council deputy mayors - Gift Banda's acquisition of stands in the city and has issued city mayor  Martin Moyo with another ultimatum....

by Staff Reporter

Zanu PF MP warns of civil unrest

29 July 2015 | 3155 Views
ZANU PF Mpopoma-Pelandaba MP Joseph Tshuma condemned the random dismissal of workers and predicted a civil unrest if  government does not revive the collapsing economy.Tshuma said all pol...

by Staff Reporter

Bashing child (12) lands woman (54) in the dock

29 July 2015 | 3126 Views
A woman from Famona in Bulawayo landed herself in trouble after she assaulted a 12 year old boy for damaging a car's door and failing to cover his school books.Stylish Magida (54) was not ...

by Stephen Jakes

Will Dembare be penalised for throwing missiles at BF?

28 July 2015 | 4489 Views
DYNAMOS president Kenny Mubaiwa was left with egg on his face when his pre-match imaginary violence forecast for Sunday's league encounter against Highlanders proved futile.Mubaiwa last week w...

by Ricky Zililo

Woman 'raped' over hubby's $1 debt

28 July 2015 | 5328 Views
A BULAWAYO man allegedly raped a married woman after he had gone to her home to demand his $ 1 owed by her husband in the middle of the night, a court heardTafadzwa Ignatious Kadongo, 29, of T...

by Auxilia Katongomara

Cop swallows bribe money at Barbourfields

28 July 2015 | 4736 Views
A BULAWAYO police officer allegedly received a $3 bribe to allow three football fans entry at the $5-per- person 'Wing' terrace during Sunday's epic dash between Dynamos and Highlanders at Barbourfie...

by Staff reporter

NOTICE: Bulawayo - Harare highway road closure

27 July 2015 | 7725 Views
Please be advised that there will be a temporary road closure on the Harare Road highway between the running distance of the Chibuku plant at Delta Fairbridge Umguza, Bulawayo, approximately 12km fro...

by Ndou Paul

Harare vendors invade Bulawayo

27 July 2015 | 6680 Views
According to the Bulawayo Upcoming Traders Association (BUTA) secretary-general, Dumisani Ncube, some Harare vendors have relocated to Bulawayo as the Harare municipality intensifies its exercise to ...

by Staff reporter

Woman (85) discovers her ID belonged to a dead person

27 July 2015 | 4234 Views
The Registrar-General's Office in Bulawayo has professed ignorance over a matter in which they proclaimed dead an 85-year-old woman from Mzilikazi who is still alive.According to ...

by Staff Reporter

Teacher stabs pupil with a pencil

26 July 2015 | 5023 Views
A GRADE One pupil is lucky to be alive after staying for two months with a piece of pencil in his head which broke off when he was allegedly stabbed by his teacher at Hugh Beadle Primary School in Bul...

by Staff reporter

Man up for calling mother in law a prostitute

26 July 2015 | 2942 Views
A man from Makokoba in Bulawayo is in trouble after he insulted his mother in law calling her a prostitute accusing her of reporting him to the police when ever he had a dispute with his wife....

by Stephen Jakes

'I lost my Samsung tablet inside Pick 'n' Pay' - Offering a substantial reward

25 July 2015 | 5303 Views
Editor I lost a Samsung Tab S, 10.5 Wifi tablet inside Pick "n" Pay, Bradfield, Bulawayo around 7 pm on Tuesday 21 July. It has a titanium bronze color with a black cover. I am offering a subs...

by Rodwell

Goblin responsible for Dembare's continuous dominance over Bosso

25 July 2015 | 5872 Views
Alex Mugede, a Bulawayo sculptor, who believes a goblin is responsible for football giant, Dynamos Football Club's continuous dominance over Highlanders FC is cashing in on a piece that depicts a ...

by Staff reporter

Kombi driver ploughs through a roadblock, drags cop for 30 metres

25 July 2015 | 6303 Views
AN underage commuter omnibus driver, Junior Peter Gopito, 20, ploughed through a roadblock and dragged a police officer for about 30 metres, a magistrate heard yesterday.The traffic officer, w...

by Staff reporter

Thutshu ixoxo elilamazinyo eThorngrove

24 July 2015 | 6169 Views
ZISELE zinkemile izakhamizi zelokitshini leThorngroove koBulawayo ngemva kokuba kuthutshe inkalakatha yexoxo elilamazinyo livela esifuleni esiseduzane andubana lihlaselwe ngamadoda engazi ukuthi sezit...

by Cornelius Luphahla

Khoxo inyoka esitulweni somtshayeli emtshoveni

24 July 2015 | 6164 Views
KUMPICABADALA elokhu iyindaba esegudwini elokitshini leDulibadzimu edolobheni leBeitbridge kulomtshayeli womtshova olumtshaye lwameqa uvalo ngesikhathi ethi gwabu isivalo ebona esihlalweni sakhe kulen...

by Khoxo inyoka esitulweni somtshayeli emtshoveni

School suspends classes over Satanism

24 July 2015 | 6214 Views
A school in Silobela - Melusi Secondary has suspended all classes over Satanism scare.Pupils at the school are said to be constantly fainting in mysterious circumstances.Classes where ...

by Staff Reporter

Soul Brothers Moses Ngwenya to watch Bosso/Dembare game

24 July 2015 | 7017 Views
Soul Brothers surviving founder members Moses Ngwenya is headed to Bulawayo to watch the epic Highlanders and Dynamos match on Sunday at Barbourfields Stadium.Highlanders' secretary General Em...

by Staff Reporter

Mugabe is stalking my wife - man tells court

24 July 2015 | 8803 Views
A Bulawayo man claimed in court that his ex-tenant Emmanuel Mugabe is stalking his wife to the extent that he fears losing her to him.Khulisani Mpofu said Mugabe is keen on snatching his wife ...

by Staff Reporter

Man in trouble for $5 and cellphone robbery

24 July 2015 | 1817 Views
A man from Makokoba is in trouble after he robbed a drinking mate $5 and a cellphone worth $20 at Madlodlo beer garden in Bulawayo.Cabangani Moyo (27) of Cowdrey Park was not asked to plea...

by Stephen Jakes

ConCourt revokes Bulawayo businessman's death penalty, orders retrial

23 July 2015 | 5885 Views
The Constitutional Court has revoked the death penalty granted to a Bulawayo man convicted of murdering his girlfriend.The man had been sentenced to death by hanging by a Bulawayo High Court ...

by Staff reporter

Pupils taught wrong syllabus

23 July 2015 | 7974 Views
DOMINICAN Convent High School in Bulawayo has been teaching the wrong Cambridge examinations Bible Knowledge syllabus to Ordinary Level pupils, The Chronicle reported. The school discovered th...

by Staff reporter

Thokozani Khupe in witchcraft storm

23 July 2015 | 7666 Views
MDC-T Bulawayo province has been rocked by witchcraft allegations as a faction led by deputy president Thokozani Khupe  is  accused of bewitching Nkulumane legislator Thamsanqa Mahlangu....

by Staff reporter

Former Miss Zimbabwe in love wrangle

22 July 2015 | 8565 Views
FORMER Miss Zimbabwe Bongani Dlakama has taken her boyfriend's former wife to court accusing her of sending abusive and insulting messages using a colleague's mobile phone.Dlakama (27) of Nket...

by Staff reporter

Former cop found dead with a beer bottle in his hand

22 July 2015 | 4732 Views
A FORMER police officer was found dead on Saturday night in a disused telephone booth while still clutching onto a bottle of beer he was earlier seen drinking. Andrew Ncube, 45, who was nickna...

by Staff reporter

Andrew Langa begins second week in hospital

22 July 2015 | 8651 Views
ARTS, Sports and Culture Minister Andrew Langa is beginning a second week in hospital today after undergoing surgery last week. The Insiza North MP underwent surgery at the Catholic-run Mater...

by Staff reporter

Maid jailed for sex with boy, 2

22 July 2015 | 6584 Views
A MAID from Bulawayo's Gwabalanda suburb yesterday told a magistrate the "devil" tricked her into "raping" her employer's two-year-old son. The Chronicle reports that senior regional magi...

by Staff reporter

Maid delivers, keeps baby in bush

21 July 2015 | 8013 Views
A woman, who was employed as a maid in Sizinda, Bulawayo, pulled a stunt fit for a novel when she allegedly gave birth to a baby boy and kept him in a bush where she secretly went to feed him....

by Gibson Mhaka

Nurse turns herbalist after 25 years

21 July 2015 | 6889 Views
AFTER practising as a nurse for 25 years, Senzokuhle Phaswana says she was forced by ancestral spirits to exchange nursing duties for herbs.Phaswana has reportedly saved many lives and all tha...

by Nhlalwenhle Ncube

I was tricked - bashed mistress alleges

21 July 2015 | 7295 Views
A Bulawayo woman who was allegedly beaten by her boyfriend's wife has opened up saying the man lied to her about his marital status.Nicole Mutenda said she fell in love with Rodwell Ndodana Nc...

by Gibson Mhaka

Johane Masowe congregants robbed, raped during all-night prayer

21 July 2015 | 8183 Views
Congregants at Johane Masowe apostolic sect in Cowdray Park were allegedly attacked by thugs who stole their shoes before raping two women during an all-night prayer session.Thirteen women and...

by Staff Reporter

3 highway robbers nabbed

21 July 2015 | 6472 Views
POLICE have arrested three men suspected to be part of a gang that has been terrorising motorists in Bulawayo. Sources said one of the suspects is also linked to a sex attack on a woman in Cowdray Pa...

by Nqobile Tshili

Man dies after attack by dog

20 July 2015 | 5933 Views
A young man died in the early hours of Sunday from a suspected dog attack.Berina Community Radio Station reported that the man was found lying just a few metres from his home with serious ...

by Stephen Jakes

Hillside College opens secondary teacher education 2016 intake application

19 July 2015 | 7879 Views
Hillside College opens secondary teacher education 2016 intakeHILLSIDE TEACHERS' COLLEGEVACANCIES FOR SECONDARY TEACHER EDUCATION 2016 INTAKEa) 2-Year Post 'A' Level Course...

by Ndou Paul

Stranger stalks look-alike, claims to be her biological father

19 July 2015 | 5480 Views
A BULAWAYO man has been stalking and harassing a 19-year-old woman who looks like him, while claiming to be her biological father.Sukoluhle Ndlovu has applied for a protection order against M...

by Mncedisi Buhali

Tshinga Dube turn down MP allowance, car

19 July 2015 | 6562 Views
MAKOKOBA legislator Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube has said his persistency in contesting for the constituency which he eventually won recently, was solely to improve the livelihoods of the people unli...

by Dumisani Nsingo

Married man assaulting ex-lover for refusing to talk to him

18 July 2015 | 4807 Views
A MARRIED man assaulted his former lover after she refused to talk to him when he followed her while she was walking with her uncle.Anderson Sibanda, 53, attacked Sibusiso Ndlovu, 37, with a b...

by Emily Mbewe

Man abandons family for rich girlfriend

18 July 2015 | 3979 Views
A BULAWAYO man allegedly dumped his wife for a rich girlfriend who is now taking care of some of his needs.The man Peter Chikakaya was taken to the maintenance court by his ex-wife Sigasyeje K...

by Noleen Makhurane

Touts steal corpses from Bulawayo hospitals, rats feast on them

16 July 2015 | 5780 Views
Health and Child Care minister David Parirenyatwa has claimed that touts at Mpilo Central Hospital and United Bulawayo Hospitals snatched corpses from mortuaries and stored them at improper facilities...

by Staff Reporter

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