Crime & Courts

High Court Lifts RBZ’s Ban On Cryptocurrencies, RBZ Fails To Show Up

(From Left) Verengai Mabika (Golix Co-founder), Fadzai Mahere (lawyer), Taurai Chinyamakobvu (Golix Co-founder), Hopewell Chitima (lawyer), Tawanda Kembo (CEO), William Chui (VP of Miscellaneous Stuff )   The High Court has lifted the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s ban on the trading of cryptocurrencies. High Court judge Justice Alphas Chitakunye gave a default judgement in the […]
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General

70 Percent Of Men Who Underwent DNA Tests Not Fathers

  According to Global DNA Zimbabwe, 60-75 percent of men who undergo paternity tests every year get negative results indicating that they are not the fathers. In an interview with the social tabloid, H-Metro, Global DNA principal consultant Tinashe Mugabe said, We get a range of 60-75 percent of results coming negative every year. These […]
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Mnangagwa Commissions 149 Officer Cadets

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has commissioned 149 officers who graduated from the Regular Officer Cadets Course at the Zimbabwe Military Academy. 33 female officers graduated in the group. The officers went through 21 months intensive military training. Said Mnangagwa, May professionalism always be the guiding principle in the execution of your leadership role and management and […]
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Zanu-PF, ZRP Named As Top Perpetrators Of Violence

The 2017 State of Human Rights Report released by Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum has named Zanu-PF and the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) as top perpetrators of violence. Speaking at the launch of the report, Jestina Mukoko said, One only understands the magnitude of these problems when you analyze the ranking of perpetrators, topping the […]
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Politics

MDC-T Supporters Write Petition, Warn Of Election Loss Due To Imposed Candidates

MDC-T supporters from Kwekwe are reported to have sent a petition to the national chairperson, Morgan Komichi warning him about the imposition of candidates. The supporters warn that unless the situation is fixed, the party will lose the national elections. Jeremiah Mafirakureva Mafirakureva the spokesperson for the Concerned Citizens of Kwekwe told New Zimbabwe, There […]
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General

Harassment Has Declined Since Mnangagwa Came Into Power: GALZ

The Gays and Lesbian Association of Zimbabwe (GALZ) has said that it appreciates that under President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rule, the harassment of gay people from state agents has gone down. Chesterfield Samba, the director of the GALZ told Khuluma Afrika, We have seen arrests for petty crimes such as disorderly conduct, public nuisance. These are the […]
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Sports

Results For The Castle Lager PSL Match-Day 13

  Black Rhinos 1-1 Dynamos Bulawayo City 0-1 Highlanders FC Platinum 1-0 Nichrut Yadah 1-0 Mutare City Rovers Dynamos fought back to draw 1-1 with Black Rhinos. Farai Banda scored in the 20th minute for Rhinos before Quality Kangadze equalised for Dynamos in the 56th minute. Highlanders defeated Bulawayo City 1-0 in a local derby […]
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Business

Mnangagwa Administration To Restore Anjin’s Operating Licence After Pressure From Chinese

  President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government is reported to be working on restoring Anjin Investment’s operating licence after pressure from the Chinese government. Anjin and other companies were stopped from mining diamonds in Chiadzwa in 2016 after the government kicked out all diamond mining companies. Sources who spoke to The Zimbabwe Independent said, Basically, the government […]
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Business

Mnangagwa’s Son-In-Law Calls For Resumption Of Telecel EGM To Adopt James Makamba’s Resignation

  Businessman James Makamba who was in self-imposed exile for the past 12 years is close to leaving Telecel after his former lawyer, Gerald Mlotshwa, called for the resumption of an Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to adopt Makamba’s resignation.  Mlotshwa is also President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s son-in-law. The EGM will be a continuation of the meeting […]
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Business

OK Zim Profit Up 170 Percent

  Leading supermarket retailer OK Zimbabwe Limited has posted a profit of $16,6 million for the full year ending 31 March 2018. This was a massive 174,6 percent increase from the $6.1 million in the previous period. In a statement, group chairperson, Mr David Lake said, Revenue for the year improved by 23,4 percent to […]
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Entertainment

Ginimbi’s Club Sankayi To Be Opened Today

Flamboyant businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure’s upmarket nightclub, Club Sankayi is set to be opened tonight. The club is located along Kwame Nkrumah Avenue in Harare. Said Ginimbi, We will redefine fun and I mean clean fun in Zimbabwe. We are bringing nothing, but class. This will be a good week for G-Entertainment as we will […]
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Crime & Courts

Augustine Chihuri Too Sick To Attend Parly Hearings

Former ZRP commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, who has failed to attend court and sessions of the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines and Energy wrote to the committee saying that he is too sick to attend. Chihuri, who is reported to be undergoing treatment at his in-laws’ in Malawi is said to have said that he will […]
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Politics

Mnangagwa Needs New PR Team, His Gukurahundi Denials Are Pretty Silly: Gukurahundi Book Author

Stuart Doran author of the book, “Kingdom, power, glory: Mugabe, Zanu and the quest for supremacy, 1960-1987” has said that President Emmerson Mnangagwa needs a better public relations to address his role in the Gukurahundi massacres. Mnangagwa has refused to apologise for his role in Gukurahundi saying that the National Peace and Reconciliation Commission (NPRC) is […]
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Crime & Courts

Minister Mukupe Sued Over $28 000 Debt

Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Terrence Mukupe has been sued for $28 000 by China Industrial International Group. The company alleges that Mukupe has become evasive about paying the debt which came after the firm constructed his city offices. Part of the court papers filed by the Chinese firm read: The project was […]
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Crime & Courts

Police Chief Warns Cops Involved In Smuggling Of Second Hand Clothes, Says Noone Is Above The Law

Image Credit: Privilege Musvanhiri (@Musvanhiri)   Police Commissioner-General Godwin Matanga has warned that all police officers, no matter how senior who are involved in the smuggling of second-hand clothes will be dealt with. Speaking during his tour of Manicaland, Matanga said, It is on record that smuggling is rife along the stretch between Zimbabwe and […]
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Crime & Courts

Mujuru Fights To Recover Mansion, Wants Executor To Late Husband’s Estate Removed

People’s Rainbow Coalition (PRC) leader Joice Mujuru filed an application at the High Court seeking an order declaring Stand Numbers 95 and 96 Powlett Drive, Hogerty Hill as matrimonial property. She also wants nullification of the sale of the property to Smartvest Wealth Managers Private Limited by the executor to her late husband’s estate Mr Stern Mufara. She […]
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Crime & Courts

Police Warned Against Abusing Citizens

Addressing senior and junior police officers in Mutare on Tuesday, Police Commissioner General Godwin Matanga warned them against abusing citizens and urged officers to act within the confines of the law. He said individuals who think they are above the law will be dismissed. Said Matanga: Let us not abuse the same people whom we swore […]
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Politics

Jealousy Mawarire Responds To Zhuwao’s Apology For Leaked Conversation With Moyo

National Patriotic Front (NPF) spokesperson Jealousy Mawarire has responded to Patrick Zhuwao’s apology for the conversation he had with Jonathan Moyo which leaked online supposedly accidentally via Twitter lives-streaming. Mawarire said he will not accept Zhuwao’s apology because it is nonsense. Said Mawarire I will accept an apology when an apology is made. I will not accept […]
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Politics

Chiwenga Urges Zimbabweans To Shame Critics

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga urged Zimbabweans to conduct elections in a free environment so as to shame those who think we are a violent country. He said this while addressing people who flocked Mandava Stadium in Zvishavane to witness the official handover of the stadium to Zvishavane Town Council by Mimosa Mines yesterday. Said Chiwenga: […]
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Politics

Magufuli Invites Mnangagwa To Tanzania

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been invited to Tanzania by President John Magufuli for a State visit. The invitation was delivered by Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) secretary general Abdulrahman Kinana, who met Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa offices yesterday. Kinana also met Zanu-PF secretary for administration Obert Mpofu on Tuesday. Speaking to journalists after meeting Mnangagwa he […]
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Politics

Mnangagwa Urges Losing Zanu-PF Candidates To Accept Results

President Emmerson Mnangagwa urged Zanu-PF members to accept the outcome of the primary elections saying “Occupying positions of leadership is God’s plan”. Speaking at the ground breaking ceremony of St Noah Sports Stadium at St Noah College in Bocha, Manicaland, yesterday, Mnangagwa urged Zanu-PF to be united. Said Mnangagwa: You conducted your primary elections recently where […]
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Crime & Courts

Mugabe Fails To Pay Rent For Alpha Omega Dairy, Faces Eviction

Former President Robert Mugabe’s company Alpha Omega Dairy (Private) Limited faces eviction from its Harare offices located at Number 30 Simon Mazorodze Street, Southerton, over failure to pay rent. The company has failed to settle rent and operating costs arrears which amount to $29 134,22. The owners of the offices, Levgal Investments (Private) Limited have […]
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Crime & Courts

Mugabe Death Pastor Patrick Mugadza Acquitted For Anti-Govt Protest

Remnant Pentecostal Church leader Pastor Patrick Mugadza was acquitted by magistrate Blessing Murwisi of criminal nuisance charges following a protest he staged in November 2016. Mugadza tied himself to some steel rails at Africa Unity Square in Harare while demonstrating against former President Robert Mugabe’s administration. Murwisi found Mugadza not guilty and acquitted him after ruling […]
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Entertainment

Macheso, Peter Moyo Head To Mozambique For Independence Celebrations

Alick Macheso and Peter Moyo will be in Mozambique to headline the country’s independence celebrations to be held in Campo Estrela Verhelma in Beira on June 25. Mozambique attained her political independence on June 25, 1975 and will be celebrating 43 years this year. Last year, another Zimbabwean artiste, Isaac Tazvida, headlined the same celebrations held […]
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Politics

Mujuru Has Reduced Herself To A Constituency Leader

Political analysts who spoke to Daily News said that People’s Rainbow Coalition (PRC) leader Joice Mujuru has now reduced herself to a regional leader following her manifesto launch in her hometown. Political analyst, Eldred Masunungure, said Mujuru should have launched her manifesto outside of her home area to prove that she is a national leader. Said […]
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Sports

Results For The Castle Lager PSL Match-Day 13

Caps United defeated ZPC Kariba 3-0, courtesy of a brace from John Zhuwawo and a Denver Mukamba penalty. Chapungu lost 0-1 to Ngezi Platinum following a 67th-minute goal from Walter Mukanga. Harare City defeated Shabanie Mine 2-1 with goals from Wilfred Muvirimi and Nyasha Mpofu. Bulawayo Chiefs lost 0-2 to Chicken Inn. Goals were scored […]
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Politics

Full Text: Govt Responds To Mukupe’s “Reckless” Claims, Says He Is In Direct Contempt Of President Mnangagwa

Government spokesperson, acting Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Simon Khaya Moyo has said that remarks attributed to Finance Deputy Minister Terrence Mukupe are reckless and most unfortunate. Mukupe is reported to have said that the military was not going to allow MDC-T leader Nelson Chamisa to rule if he won the 2018 elections. […]
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Politics

Knowledge Musona Joins Belgian Giants Anderlecht

Zimbabwean international striker Knowledge Musona has joined Belgian football club RSC Anderlecht. This comes after Musona was linked with a move to 10-time Belgian champions Standard Liege. However, RSC Anderlecht confirmed that Musona had joined the club and used their social media account to tweet, Welcome to RSCA, Antonio Milic, Knowledge Musona & Luka Adzic! […]
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Politics

David Coltart Condemns Thokozani Khupe Verbal Abuse

  Former minister David Coltart has spoken out against the verbal abuse which was directed at the leader of the breakaway MDC-T party, Thokozani Khupe. Khupe suffered the abuse from MDC-T supporters as she attended the Supreme Court after Nelson Chamisa ‘s party filed an appeal over the use of the MDC-T names and symbols. […]
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Politics

Zanu-PF To Use Bulk SMS Messages, Whatsapp To Campaign

Chivi South aspiring legislator Killer Zivhu and Chivi councillor, Alderman Tafirei Mhosva have said that Whatsapp and Bulk Messaging are very effective methods of reaching prospective voters. Zivhu said he has already sold the idea to the Zanu-PF Commissariat. Said Mhosva, It is no longer a matter of how much you spend on the electorate. […]
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Sports

Zifa To Get $1.25m Annually From FIFA

Wold football governing body FIFA has revealed that it is increasing the amount of support that it will pay out to member associations. This means that each association, Zifa included, will be receiving $1.25 million per year from the previous $400 000 per year. In a statement, FIFA said, We are significantly increasing our financial […]
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Entertainment

Fally Ipupa Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets for the Fally Ipupa Show which will be held this weekend at Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) are now available. The concert was organised by socialite and businessman, Genius Kadungure. The tickets are available at Chicken Slice and Liquor Boys and are going for, $15 – Ordinary Ticket $30 – VIP $70 – VVIP […]
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