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World Celebrates Nelson Mandela Day

The World today the 18th of July commemorates Nelson Mandela International Day in honour to the late former South African President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. The day marks Mandela’s achievements in working towards conflict resolution, democracy, human rights, peace, and reconciliation. The day is a global call for people to recognize their ability to have a positive effect on others around ...

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ZCTU claims bullet threats

The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) alleged claimed that two leaders have received threat messages pinned with bullets from the unknown sender warned them not to organize a stay away or a protest on the 22nd of July The unknown sender warned them not to organise anything which may disturb their businesses. In an unsigned Press release ZCTU said ...

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S.A music legend Johnny Clegg died

South Africa has lost one of its most celebrated musician, songwriter and dancer Jonathan Johnny Clegg. Clegg (66) died on Tuesday 16 2019 at the age of 66 after a long battle of pancreatic cancer. British- born Clegg was dubbed, “White Zulu” musician and was a vocal critic of the Apartheid regime government which ruled until 1994. One of his ...

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Miss Teen Zimbabwe shines in the US

Miss Teen Zimbabwe Wadzanai Muzvongi has recently made her nation proud by being crowned first princess at the recently held Miss Teen Continentals in the United States of America. The young pageant managed to win a stiff competition from countries like Canada and USA. The event was held in Las Vegas. Youths from all over the world took part in ...

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“It wasn’t a fight”: Soul Jah Love speaks out

Zimdancehall Artist Soul Jah Love commented on his latest public fight on the streets on Power FM Radio today saying it was not a fight, it was just one of those situations any human being come across. “There’s nothing called bad publicity, publicity is publicity” said Soul Jah Love. He said he remains focussed on his music although people bash ...

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‘He disturbed my studies’, Woman tells court

A Harare woman has dragged her estranged husband to Harare Civil Court for spousal and child mantainance claiming he disturbed her studies. Brenda Mavhunga claimed $350 for the upkeep of her child and herself. Mavhunga claimed that Artwell Chandiwana had promised to take care of her and child as he had interrupted her studies as a student. “I am claiming ...

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Man disputes upward variation

A Harare man has opposed the upward variation saying he has never received a salary increment since 2014. Edmore Shamhu was dragged to Harare Civil court by his wife Silvia Mushanguri who claimed the maintenance money for 4 children to be varied from $90 to $320. “I oppose the application because ever since 2014 my salary has not changed, My ...

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Steve Vicker appeals for funds for Aluvah

Radio and television personality Steve Vicker has appealed for funds for Warriors fan Alvin Zhakata ‘Aluvah’ who recently made history by completing his die-hard trip to Egypt by road, only to find the national team long gone. Aluvah said he is staying in Egypt for the finals and hopes to fly back home. Steve has opened a funding platform on ...

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Teachers warn government on salary increment

Amalgamated Rural Teachers’ Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has expressed its disappointment after they noticed that the government has not yet increased their salary. ARTUZ said they are giving government four days to pay them, failure to do so they will fight back. “Teachers receive their July payslips today, no increment no cushion, same paltry salary .We are  giving government up ...

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Sikhala freed on $5 000 bail

Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights(ZLHR) has announced that the Member of Parliament Job Wiwa Sikhala has been granted bail after his statement that MDC-A will dethrone Mnangagwa regime before 2023. Posting on their twitter handle, ZLHR said they will be representing Wiwa at court “Job Wiwa granted 5 000 ZWL$ by Masvingo HC judge ,plus usual conditions.Condition of not addressing ...

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