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Online store rocks the arts industry

Story by Robert Mukondiwa: Local mobile devices brand and main rival to G-Tel Astro has launched an online platform that will market and sell Zimbabwean brand from music, merchandise books, applications and wallpaper online. The Astro Mobi store is basically a free, Android based local digital content store modeled around the Google Play and the Apple Store where third party ...

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Our Unity is Our Victory

As Zimbabweans we are at a critical point in our journey to development. We are the most divided we have ever been, along racial, tribal, class and partisan lines. As we stand divided we forget that we are vulnerable to multiple threats to our existence, food insecurity, inadequate water and energy and a health system that cannot meet even our ...

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Another road carnage claim Chipinge Magistrate Makamera

Young and promising 31year ol Chipinge magistrate, Waini Makamera has died in a horrific traffic collision, a scene that is gruesomely gripping Zimbabwe roads countrywide amid increasing concerns the road infrastructure and most vehicles are no longer fit for service. Just hours after two buses claimed around 26 lives just outside Harare, a member of the judicial sitting whose resume at ...

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29 lives wiped as ZUPCO & UNIFREIGHT buses collide (pictures)

***** PLEASE NOTE: GRAPHIC PICTURES, VIEWER DISCRETION ADVISED***** Zimbabwe is plunged in shock and mourning as 29 people died when a ZUPCO bust heading for the capital side-swiped with another bus operated by UNIFREIGHT transport services. The accident occurred just after the Bluebridge Tollgates just after the city. The ZRP are yet to release a formal statement and withhold the names of ...

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Bulawayo-Harare NRZ burns: No casualties

HARARE – A Harare-bound National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) passenger train power coach was gutted by a mysterious fire at Somerby Siding Station near Snake World just outside Harare yesterday. The incident, which occurred around ten o’clock in the morning left residents of Snake World farming community shell shocked as the locomotive travelled from as far as Kintyre Estates before ...

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Prince Andrew alleged sex misconducts: British Monarchy reeling in shame

Prince Andrew’s tycoon pal may have taken compromising photos of him with the underage girl he is alleged to have abused. Details buried in original court papers filed against pervert Jeffrey Epstein, 61, reveal that he recorded the sordid orgies he threw for VIPs at his luxury homes using cameras hidden in the walls of guest bedrooms. The woman known ...

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Kenyan ex-PM Odinga’s son dead, food poison suspected

FIDEL Odinga, eldest son to Kenya former Prime Minister Raila Odinga, who died in his father’s arms on Sunday morning in his Karen home, had told friends on Friday that he was recovering from food poisoning after an outing in Naivasha the previous weekend. Fidel turned down an offer of drinks from a friend last Friday, shortly after having lunch ...

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Mashonaland West ‘battered’ by floods

Mashonaland West province has suffered historic flooding that saw homes, livestock and people marooned and seeking shelter in higher grounds. Rivers Angwa and Ngwazani have burst banks claiming more than 15 lives, livestock and just emerging crops in fields making it one of the gloomiest beginning of the year in Zimbabwe. In Chegutu, seven people travelling in a Honda CRV ...

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