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Overzealous ZRP teargas ZimDancehall event

Loyal ZimDancehall fans who had congregated a packed City Sports Centre in Harare for a Clash between Soul Jah Love and Seh Calaz received a wash far more than a good lyric ride or a can throw treat. In what no one could even imagine happening at such an event, ZRP police crew with probably next to none training or ability to ...

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“No Wahala” Afrobeats star jailed for Robbery

Emerging Afrobeats star Sona has been jailed for four years after being convicted for his part in the violent robbery of £5 000 from a pensioner. Sona, real name Daniel Emifeoluwa and accomplice Rishi Nankani received their respective four and six year prison sentences at Croydon Crown Court today. Ex-Carshalton Athletic player Rishi Nankani, 25, and student Daniel Emifeoluwa, 23, ...

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Poorly vigilant South African police robbed and kidnapped in own van

Two less than expected vigilant standard South African cops have been dramatically ambushed, robbed of their firearms and locked in the back of their colorfully marked SAPS van in broad daylight. In what security critics worldwide have described as a possible reflection of a relaxed police training regime, the fiasco, recorded on a company surveillance camera made it easier for ...

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Tsvangirai spins the wheel on Chamisa Coup D’etat

Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday hinted that Nelson Chamisa could be co-opted into the MDC national executive. The former prime minister told the Daily News in an exclusive interview in Harare yesterday that the 36-year-old’s sudden fall from power does not mean he stops taking a prominent role in the MDC. Chamisa, touted as a potential successor to Tsvangirai, is ...

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Broke former England goalie auctions “it all”!

Bankrupt former England goalkeeper David James is being forced to auction off more than 150 signed shirts, shorts and match balls. The 44-year-old in a fate that befalls majority international black sports superstars at the end of their careers was declared bankrupt despite earning around £20m during a football career that took in spells at Liverpool, Aston Villa, West Ham ...

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Chamisa breaks silence, registers to practice law

by Nehanda Radio Former ICT Minister and Kuwadzana (MDC-T) MP Nelson Chamisa is now a registered lawyer. On Wednesday Chamisa was formerly and officially admitted as a legal practitioner at the High Court before Justice Lavender Makoni. “The development marks the beginning of yet another exciting chapter in the expedition to locate significance and value in the turn of our ...

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Guy Scott: The Curse of a White African President

AP Reuters: ZAMBIA’S acting president on Tuesday rescinded his decision to dismiss the ruling party’s chief in a bid to defuse a political conflict that triggered overnight riots. The humiliating reversal was announced by acting president Guy Scott and Edgar Lungu, who was restored as secretary general of the ruling Patriotic Front party. Police and demonstrators clashed late on Monday ...

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ZRP Traffic cops fatally assault Kombi driver

Citizen Reporter Three ZRP Traffic officers have been arrested in Murehwa after they fatally assaulted a Kombi driver following a disgrunlement over the latter’s failure to cough up a $10 bribe on Saturday on an unofficially mounted road block. The three, two males and a female, were yesterday still assisting with investigations. It is unknown if they are being investigated ...

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Zima Awards a mere joke

THE much-publicised Zimbabwe Music Awards (Zima) held on Wednesday night at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) after seven years in hibernation courted controversy on the showbiz scene as winning artistes went home empty-handed. Various artistes who were rewarded for their works unfortunately went home with nothing as they could not take their trophies home. Information gathered by NewsDay and ...

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Steward Bank loses $300k to robbers

It is understood that a group of robbers pounced at the bank along Main Street in Gweru on Thursday night and broke into the banking hall where they allegedly broke the safe and stole more than $300,000. The Officer Commanding Midlands, Senior Assistant Commissioner Shadreck Mubaiwa confirmed the robbery but could not give further details. “We received a report that ...

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