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Female adult raped while fetching water

Zimbabwe Republic Police has urged women to avoid fetching water especially during wee hours as they endanger their lives to cowards. The police on their twitter handle shared a disturbing event where a female adult was attacked and raped at around 0400 hours early morning at a busy area near New Mabvuku. The accused is said to have attacked the ...

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ZRP on a hit and run case

Zimbabwe Republic Police(ZRP) has appealed to the public with information concerning a hit and run case of a 45 year old man. ZRP said anyone with information concerning the incident should report at the nearest police station. “On 5/10/19 at about 2145hrs, the body of a male adult approximately 45 years old was discovered along Borrowdale Road, Harare with injuries ...

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ED buys private Media Group: company waters down rumours

AIpha Media Holdings Group (AMH) has dismissed reports circulating on social media that President Mnangagwa has bought 30% of the Media Group through his son-in-law Gerald Mlotshwa. In a statement, company secretary Prudence N.Mutsvanga said the AMH has not been in any negotiations with the President or anybody purporting to represent him. Mutsvanga also said the company’s principles are protected ...

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Doctors call on parliament to summon Obadiah Moyo

Zimbabwe Association of Doctors for Human Rights (ZADHR) has urged government to summon the Minister of Health and Child Care Dr Obadiah Moyo and ensure that he is playing his leadership role in health sector. Doctors believe that the Minister is trying to cover up the situation that is taking place in government hospitals. In a statement, doctors said, “There ...

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Teachers threaten to down tools

Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) have threatened to put down tools if the government does not address their grievances. “Teachers have suffered enough come 14 October 2019 they will be indefinitely withdrawing their labor!!!!!!!!!! All teachers are invited to join this job action. Teacher munhuwo. Zvakwana!!!!!!!Sokukwanele!!!!,” Teachers have asked for an increase of their salaries as their labor ...

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Breast Cancer Awareness month #pink

The colour pink marks the breast cancer awareness month and during this time women mostly visit the clinic for screening at a special offer fee, a third of the normal screening price for other times besides October. Speaking to the Information and Research Officer Mr Lovemore Makurirofa in line with the breast cancer awareness month, the health teacher highlighted that ...

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“Threats and ultimatums will not work”: Doctors

Zimbabwe Hospitals Doctors Association (ZHDA) said threats and ultimatums will not work but salary increment will. Minister of Health and Child Care Obadiah Moyo last week instructed doctors to report to work on Monday or face disciplinary action, however doctors defied the ultimatum. Doctors said, “@MoHCCZim, no court outcome will capacitate the doctors in Zimbabwe. What our members need is ...

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“Zanu-PF must distinguish itself from old politics”: Jonathan Moyo

Former Zanu-PF minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Professor Jonathan Moyo has advised Zanu-PF party to distinguish itself from the old generational politics to new generational politics. In a tweet Moyo said Zanu-PF must shift from a divisive politics of personalised slogans to a new inclusive politics. “New generational politics is about CHANGE. First, the new ...

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ZBC apologises over Wiwa’s picture

State owned media , Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) has unreservedly apologized for circulating a mockery picture of Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) Deputy Chairperson Job ‘Wiwa’ Sikhala for putting on an undersized waistcoat. “The ZBC tweeted a viral image of MDC MP Hon.Job Sikhala. We concede that it was beneath the dignity of a public broadcaster to join the light ...

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Zera approves new tariffs

Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) has approved adjustments of electricity tariffs, with effect from October 3. This follows after Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) had applied seeking another adjustment following the previous application in August this year.Citing that current charges have been harshly weakened by the inflation prevailing in the country. Household tariffs will have a monthly fixed ...

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