Breaking News

Boy fatally hit cousin with a knobkerrie for giving him too many chores

A 17-year-old boy from Lower Gweru communal lands has been arrested after he fatally struck his cousin with a knobkerrie for allegedly giving him too many domestic chores to do.Confirming the ...Read more

Boy fatally hit cousin with a knobkerrie for giving him too many chores

20 April 2014 | 1120 Views
A 17-year-old boy from Lower Gweru communal lands has been arrested after he fatally struck his cousin with a knobkerrie for allegedly giving him too many domestic chores to do.Confirming the ...

by Staff reporter

Murder suspects vanish from cells

20 April 2014 | 1458 Views
TWO murder suspects mysteriously escaped from police holding cells at Msilahove Police Base where they were held in connection with a murder case which had occurred at a business centre in Silobela....

by Freedom Mupanedemo

Families fight over Mangwe chieftaincy

20 April 2014 | 826 Views
A CHIEFTAINSHIP wrangle has erupted in Mangwe District with two families claiming the Hobodo chieftaincy.Family members have been at each other's throats since the death of the last chief, Mr ...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube

6 women on a stealing spree

20 April 2014 | 1188 Views
Six Bulawayo women including one who is eight months pregnant went on a stealing spree in Maphisa where they looted groceries and electrical gadgets from several shops.The six, Duduzile Ngweny...

by Staff reporter

Woman nabbed for selling mbanje

20 April 2014 | 575 Views
A 56-YEAR-OLD Maphisa woman has been fined $40 for selling mbanje at a bottlestore.The woman, Margaret Rushambwa of 477 Garikai houses in Maphisa, appeared before Kezi resident magistrate Mr J...

by Nobuhle Nyoni

Mine owner 'buries' 16 gold panners

20 April 2014 | 1112 Views
SIXTEEN gold panners from Empress in Zhombe spent three days trapped underground after the owner of a mine where they were conducting illegal mining hired an excavator and covered the tunnel which the...

by Freedom Mupanedemo

Tsvangirai prays for 'betrayers'

18 April 2014 | 2637 Views
Opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai reeling from incessant calls from some of his party party members for leadership renewal after 15 years at the helm, has asked God to "exorcise the spirit of ...

by Staff reporter

Zanu-PF chéf bashes lpregnant over

18 April 2014 | 1947 Views
A 61-YEAR-OLD senior Zanu-PF official yesterday admitted to bashing his 34-year-old pregnant lover with a wooden stick when he appeared in the Gwanda Magistrates' Court facing physical abuse char...

by Staff reporter

Thousands at Beitbridge border post

18 April 2014 | 1908 Views
The volume of both human and vehicular traffic has increased at Beitbridge Border Post as Zimbabweans based in South Africa troop back home for the Independence and  Easter holidays.Assis...

by Thupeyo Muleya

From riches to rags as businessman is evicted from rented house

18 April 2014 | 3207 Views
IT is a case of riches to rags for a Victoria Falls businessman Tapiwa Chiyadzwa, 39, who has been evicted from his rented house for failing to pay rent.According to court documents, Chiyadzwa...

by Leonard Ncube

Rape accused MDC-T MP granted $400 bail

18 April 2014 | 790 Views
MDC-T MP Prince Madubeko Sibanda who is accused of drugging and raping a 17-year-old schoolgirl, was yesterday granted $400 bail with stringent conditions.Victoria Falls magistrate Sharon Rose...

by Staff reporter

Businessman bashes wife for trying to 'kill' his smallhouse

18 April 2014 | 1715 Views
A GWANDA businessman bashed his wife accusing her of trying to kill his girlfriend using herbs, the court heard yesterday. The businessman, Thabani Mafu, 47, of Sizeze village under Chief Math...

by Marvelous Moyo

Zanu-PF MP files $200k lawsuit

17 April 2014 | 1236 Views
Zanu-PF Mberengwa East legislator Makhosini Hlonganwe has dragged a prominent Mberengwa businessman to court accusing him of lying that he had denigrated party spokesperson Rugare Gumbo at a party...

by Staff reporter

Fatal accident - WhatsApp update

17 April 2014 | 4108 Views
Please note that Bulawayo24 does not edit WhatsApp updates. We publish them as sent by our readers and we do not disclose the sende...

by Concerned Resident

MDC-T MP 'offered girl's father $4,000' for raping her daughter

17 April 2014 | 2259 Views
AN MP accused of drugging and raping a 17-year-old schoolgirl offered the teenager's father $4,000 to cover up the crime, a court heard yesterday.Binga North lawmaker Prince Dubeko Sibanda (MD...

by Leonard Ncube

Mat'land applicants get automatic entry to teacher-training program

16 April 2014 | 4541 Views
The Joshua Nkomo Polytechnic yesterday began interviews for it's May teacher-training intake with reports that the college administration has agreed to give first preference to applicants from Matabel...

by Staff reporter

Beitbridge Border post ready for Easter traffic

16 April 2014 | 1424 Views
THE Department of Immigration is geared up for an increased volume of traffic expected at Beitbridge Border Post during the Easter holidays, a senior official has said.Assistant regional immig...

by Thupeyo Muleya

Family drags daughter's boyfriend to court over marriage covenant

16 April 2014 | 3608 Views
A VICTORIA Falls couple has dragged its daughter's boyfriend to court seeking to stop him from marrying her.However, the man, Itai Ngonyama, told court that it was impossible for him to leave ...

by Leonard Ncube

MDC-T MP arrested for rape still in custody

16 April 2014 | 1247 Views
The MDC-T Binga North Member of Parliament Prince Madubeko Sibanda who was arrested on Monday on allegations of drugging, raping and infecting a 17-year-old girl with a sexually-transmitted infection ...

by Crime Reporter

Boy (13) impregnates maid (27)

16 April 2014 | 7297 Views
A MAID FROM Mbizo in Kwekwe, Letwin Magogo (27), on Monday admitted to bedding her boss' 13-year-old son when she appeared before provincial magistrate Taurai Manwere.Magogo, who had worked fo...

by Staff reporter

Senior immigration officer nabbed with 70 passports

16 April 2014 | 6289 Views
A SENIOR immigration officer based in Plumtree was arrested by Botswana police over the weekend in the neighbouring country after he was found in possession of 70 Zimbabwean passports belonging to di...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube

Gwanda municipality biting more than it can chew

15 April 2014 | 1688 Views
Gwanda town clerk Gilbert Mlilo, the second highest paid administrator in Zimbabwe with a whopping monthly package of $18 000 has painted a bad picture of financial affairs at the municipality adm...

by Staff Reporter

Marriage proposal withdrawn after woman is raped by HIV+ man

15 April 2014 | 3150 Views
A marriage proposal has been withdrawn after a maid from Zimbabwe was allegedly raped three days before her marriageThe 24-year-old housemaid was allegedly raped and inf...

by Staff reporter

MDC Umzingwane District up against Welshman Ncube

15 April 2014 | 2769 Views
Some "very senior" members of the Welshman Ncube MDC in Umzingwane have approached Bulawayo24 News to express their anger at what they called "utter disregard of their structure" by the party lead...

by Staff Reporter

Police to impound livestock on highways

15 April 2014 | 2528 Views
Police have started impounding livestock that stray into major highways as they move towards preventing road accidents ahead of the Easter holidays.The operation which has started in some ...

by Staff Reporter

Poachers at Hwange and Zambezi Game Reserves

15 April 2014 | 645 Views
Environment, Water and Climate minister, Saviour Kasukuwere said, on Monday, he had received reports that about 30 poachers had recently entered the Hwange and Zambezi Game Reserves."Recently,...

by Staff reporter

MP up for drugging and raping a 17 year old teenager

15 April 2014 | 2953 Views
VICTORIA Falls police are holding Binga North MP Prince Madubeko Sibanda (MDC-T) over claims that he drugged and raped a 17-year-old teenager.Sibanda handed himself over to police yesterday af...

by Leonard Ncube

Man killed by elephants

14 April 2014 | 3048 Views
A 32-year old man has been killed by elephants near Masuwe Bridge in Victoria Falls.The Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority confirmed the incident which occurred on Saturday the 1...

by Staff reporter

Gwanda municipality workers on strike, not paid this yr - Video, Photos

14 April 2014 | 1999 Views

by Staff Reporter

Gwanda Municipality workers on strike

14 April 2014 | 1673 Views
Municipality of Gwanda workers are as of this morning, Monday on an industrial action over unpaid salaries. The workers did not report to their respective duty stations but are gathered a...

by Staff Reporter

Vic Falls Airport expansion on schedule

14 April 2014 | 975 Views
The Victoria Falls International Airport expansion project is on schedule with the runway now 41 percent done while the terminal building is 23 percent complete.The project is costing $150 mi...

by Patrick Chitumba

Man flees wife & 9 kids, moves in with in-laws

14 April 2014 | 3538 Views
A 60-year-old man from Matetsi outside Victoria Falls abandoned his wife and nine children and moved in with his in-laws, staying with them for six years, a magistrate heard.This came to ligh...

by Leonard Ncube

Murder - herdboy bludgeons pal to death

14 April 2014 | 3437 Views
A HERD BOY from Bulilima allegedly pounded his friend's head to a pulp with a knobkerrie and robbed the corpse of $80 from him.Kholisani Nyathi reportedly killed Nqabutho Sibanda, 25, on ...

by Staff Reporter

HIV+ man rapes maid

13 April 2014 | 3114 Views
A BEITBRIDGE man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 24-year-old housemaid and infecting her with HIV.Christopher Kufazwineyi (44) of Dulibadzimu suburb appeared be...

by Staff reporter

Calls to open border post in Binga

13 April 2014 | 1177 Views
The Zanu PF leadership in Binga has called for the opening of a border post in the district to facilitate cross border trade and allow people to link with their relatives on the Zambian side.T...

by Staff Reporter

Hwange gets a multi-million-dollar centre

13 April 2014 | 1098 Views
A multi-million-dollar Civic Centre is set to be established at the envisaged Hwange Central Business District (HCBD), following an agreement between Hwange Local Board (HLB) and three investors. ...

by Prince Mushawevato

Chombo team to probe Gwanda council

13 April 2014 | 773 Views
LOCAL Government and National Housing minister Ignatius Chombo has dispatched a probe team to Gwanda council following revelations that the town clerk earns $18 000 a month.Chombo made the ann...

by Staff Reporter

Sex workers wreak havoc in Filabusi

13 April 2014 | 2376 Views
FILABUSI women have accused night club and bar operators at the business centre of importing commercial sex workers from Bulawayo saying they had spread a reign of terror against local women.T...

by Staff Reporter

Tsvangirai flies into Mat North Storm

12 April 2014 | 4734 Views
MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai descends on faction riddled Matabeleland North province at the centre of a power struggle within two factions.Tsvangirai is expected to address a rally in Vi...

by Staff Reporter

Woman smokes dagga to chase away evil spirits

12 April 2014 | 1617 Views
A WOMAN who was on Monday fined $100 after she was found in possession of mbanje weighing 40 grams stunned the court when she said she possessed the illegal drug for her personal smoking as a way...

by Staff reporter

Farmers expecting bumper harvest

12 April 2014 | 1204 Views
Farmers in Gwanda say they are expecting good harvests this season after years of persistent droughts...

by Staff Reporter

Elderly man stabbed and dumped in a pond

12 April 2014 | 1152 Views
PLUMTREE police say they are battling to identify the body of an elderly man who was stabbed and dumped in a pond.The body was discovered on Thursday morning by Zitshe M...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube

Teacher impregnates pupil, demands DNA tests

12 April 2014 | 1977 Views
A teacher at Majiji High School in Matabeleland North reportedly had sex with a pupil and impregnated her and later asked her to conceal the matter.Mxolisi Mhlanga who...

by Thandeka Moyo

Man gets 4 maintenance orders in 3 months

12 April 2014 | 1632 Views
A 38-year-old married man has in the last three months been dragged to the maintenance court by four different women he sired children with.Farai Mwazira, of Chinotimba...

by Leonard Ncube

Rabid dog kills 9-year-old girl

12 April 2014 | 1477 Views
A NINE year-old girl from Gwelutshena, Matebeleland North's Nkayi area died after being bitten by a rabid dog, police confirmed.Police identified the deceased minor as Ulert Mpofu from Hojeni ...

by Staff Reporter

'Cold spell will continue until Wednesday next week'

12 April 2014 | 1463 Views
A COLD spell that started on Sunday last week will continue until Wednesday, but the rain season is virtually over, the Meteorological Services Department said yesterday.The Met Department has...

by Staff Reporter

Cop steals cash from police safe

11 April 2014 | 2025 Views
A Gwanda based police officer attempted to kill himself after allegedly swindling $4 000 in police funds that were being kept in a safe at Gwanda police station and converted the money into his own us...

by Staff reporter

Maintenance claim, businessman beats up wife

11 April 2014 | 2223 Views
A 47-YEAR-OLD Mangwe man ran amok and beat up his wife before locking her and their nine-year-old daughter out of the house through the night after she claimed maintenance for their four children....

by Sukulwenkosi Dube

Woman takes ex-hubby to court for infecting her with HIV

11 April 2014 | 2288 Views
A 21-YEAR-OLD woman from Victoria Falls, who claims that her boyfriend infected her with HIV, has started legal proceedings to sue him for breaking his promise to marry her. The man has successfully ...

by Court Reporter

15 bodies without limbs found in cave

10 April 2014 | 5359 Views
THE bodies of 15 suspected Zimbabwean border jumpers who drowned while crossing the crocodile infested Limpopo River have been recovered in a cave at the river.Police suspected the bodies,...

by Staff Reporter

News Updates


Latest News

Mugabe speaks on his successor - President Mugabe says he has assess...

by Zvamaida Murwira | 21 April 2014 | 953 Views

Man refuses to pay $100 maintenance - A CHIKANGA man caused a scene at...

by Mercy Ngwebvu | 20 April 2014 | 1795 Views

'Chechnya' buries MDC-T activist - GUTU - In the whole of Gutu Distric...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2272 Views

PSL results - Caps United FC 0-0 BuffaloesChapungu 2-2 How MineShaban...

by Sports reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2449 Views

'Valid Zanu-PF card qualifies you for a job,' says businessman - Busin...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1505 Views

Britain has 'gone to the dogs' says Mugabe - President Robert Mugabe h...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1104 Views

Sunday Women Matters with Blondie - Fear not...

by Lorraine Blondie Sibanda | 20 April 2014 | 690 Views

Botswana to flog Zimbabwean border jumper - FRANCISTOWN - A Zimbabwean...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2372 Views

'Zanu-PF officials wanted Mutasa dead' - ZANU-PF secretary for adminis...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2329 Views

Mudede refuse to issue Majongwe with a new passport - PROGRESSIVE Teac...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1988 Views

'Opposition in denial over poll rout,' says Welshman Ncube - MDC lead...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2194 Views

Gay couple who had Africa's first traditional Zulu wedding split - Whe...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 2549 Views

Boy fatally hit cousin with a knobkerrie for giving him too many chore...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1120 Views

Murder suspects vanish from cells - TWO murder suspects mysteriously e...

by Freedom Mupanedemo | 20 April 2014 | 1458 Views

Deportation of Zimbabweans increases - THE deportation of Zimbabweans ...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube | 20 April 2014 | 2014 Views

Woman raped while having sex with lover in a car - A 24-year-old woman...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 3973 Views

Stolen car found involved in accident - A CITY man is counting his los...

by Robin Muchetu | 20 April 2014 | 1334 Views

Families fight over Mangwe chieftaincy - A CHIEFTAINSHIP wrangle has e...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube | 20 April 2014 | 826 Views

Violent clashes at MDC-T meeting - THE beleaguered MDC-T was on Thursd...

by Vusumuzi Dube | 20 April 2014 | 1098 Views

'Armed' robbers acquitted - TWO suspected armed robbers who were dragg...

by Walter Mswazie | 20 April 2014 | 760 Views

6 women on a stealing spree - Six Bulawayo women including one who is ...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1188 Views

Woman nabbed for selling mbanje - A 56-YEAR-OLD Maphisa woman has been...

by Nobuhle Nyoni | 20 April 2014 | 575 Views

Pastor rape accuser lied to 'fix' him - A SEVENTH Day Adventist (SDA) ...

by Thulani Ndlovu | 20 April 2014 | 2235 Views

Mugabe tell businesspeople to repay their loans - PRESIDENT Mugabe has...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 789 Views

Brother kill brother in fight over house - TONGOONA is Shona for "we w...

by Robin Muchetu | 20 April 2014 | 1202 Views

Prophet Makandiwa brings Harare to a standstill - Zimbabwe's capital, ...

by Staff reporter | 20 April 2014 | 1753 Views

Abortion drug abused - A CLOSELY-KNIT clique of doctors and pharmacist...

by Vusumuzi Dube | 20 April 2014 | 721 Views


Hosiah Chipanga likens self to biblical Noah - VETERAN musician-cum-pr...

by Liberty Dube | 20 April 2014 | 1415 Views

Deborah Fraser jets in

by Staff Reporter | 19 April 2014 | 1921 Views

All-white party for Dongo - Soulful singer Trevor Dongo is set perform...

by Jonathan Mbiriyamveka | 18 April 2014 | 2223 Views

Tuku Greatest Hits Concert postponed - Oliver Mtukudzi's Greatest Hits...

by Staff reporter | 16 April 2014 | 1560 Views

'Corruption is betrayal of the values of the liberation struggle' says...

by Jonathan Mbiriyamveka | 16 April 2014 | 2006 Views

Stand Up comedian to record one man show in Zimbabwe - Daliso Chaponda...

by Staff reporter | 16 April 2014 | 1334 Views

L'Vovo Derrango billed for Bulawayo show - THOSE attending the Zimbabw...

by Bongani Ndlovu | 16 April 2014 | 1440 Views

Artist Profile - Interview with D2X

by Staff Reporter | 14 April 2014 | 1814 Views

Generations actor's Bulawayo show flops

by Showbiz Reporter | 14 April 2014 | 6430 Views

Mukanya gets 'wild' applause - Self exiled legendary musician Dr Thoma...

by Staff reporter | 13 April 2014 | 5494 Views

Freshlyground to perform in Zim's HIFA after insulting Mugabe - South...

by Arts reporter | 13 April 2014 | 3828 Views

Wearable Tech Captures Attention At Ces 2014

for years, wearable tech has looked poised to explode into the mass market in a big way, and this year’s consumer electronics show looks to have cemented 2014 as the “year of wearable tech.”ces 2014 featured activity from both brand-name ele... Read More
ITnews 15 January 2014 ago

Galileo Is A Tool That Can Spy All Kinds Of Mobile Devices

hackers from italy said that they could hack any smartphone.there is a tool in the software market, that can spy the owners of devices running ios, android, windows phone, blackberry, as well as mac and pc. italian hackers from hacking team reporte... Read More
ITnews 25 January 2014 ago