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ZIM Cricket guru dies,legacy lives on.

Former Zimbabwe Cricket chairman Peter Chingoka passed on yesterday at Avenues clinic .He was suffering from Hypertension and kidney failure . Chingoka was the first black Zimbabwean to play cricket at the highest level, appearing in list A games for South Africa XI, which he captained in two matches in the Gillette Cup competition in 1975-76 and 1976 -77. He ...

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‘I will not stop acting’: Gonyeti speaks out

Busstop TV top comedian Samantha Kureya well known as “Gonyeti” said she will keep on acting because she earns her living out of it. Speaking at a local hospital in Harare where she is receiving medications the entertainer said she is a bread winner in her family, so she will not surrender her carrier. “I don’t know if they are ...

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US Embassy raises concern about abductions of citizens

United States of America Embassy in Zimbabwe raises concern about the level political motivated beatings people of Zimbabwe who are being tortured, and jailed for their freedom and rights. US Embassy claims that the people have the right to express themselves. “We remain concerned about more abductions, violence & intimidation in Zimbabwe….doesn’t reflect the government’s commitment to reforms. Freedom of ...

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Mutodi claims Gonyeti abduction was staged

Deputy Minister of Information, Publishing and Broadcasting Services Energy Mutodi has said comedian Samantha Kureya well known as ‘Gonyeti’ had a bogus abduction which was good to be true because of her other skits. Mutodi said Gonyeti had made a video degrading police before. Posting on his twitter handle Mutodi blasted Gonyeti for making a joke out of her abduction. ...

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ED’s advisor remarks to stop abduction draws mixed feelings

President Mnangagwa’s advisor and businessman Shingi Munyeza has called for an end to the abduction and torture of Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-A) officials and human rights defenders. MDC officials including Blessing Kanotunga and human rights defenders Tatenda Mombeyarara have been abducted during the days of their planned demonstration. Posting on his twitter handle Munyeza said he was disgusted by ...

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MDC youth condemns Gonyeti’s abduction

Youth Secretary for MDC-A Zachariah Mushwatu has condemned the abduction and torture of comedian and socialite Samantha Kureya well known as Gonyeti. MDC-A youth urged the government to abduct and fix the economy than abducting defenseless civilians. In a press statement the MDC-A youth has criticized the Mnangagwa regime for increasing the numbers of abduction civic activist and human rights ...

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Journalist seeks $500k compensation following unlawful detention

Former Sunday Mail editor, Edmund Kudzai has approached the High Court seeking a $500 000 compensation following his arrest and detention by the Zimbabwe Republic Police on allegations of unlawfully possessing an umbrella which resembled camouflaged military uniform in February this year. According to court papers, Kudzai cited Home Affairs Minister, Cain Matema, Minister of Defence and War Veterans, Oppah ...

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Biti takes First Mutual to court over retirement package.

MDC-A vice president, Tendai Biti, has dragged insurance company, First Mutual Holdings Limited to court demanding a total retirement assured sum amounting to ZW$15 000 000. The insurance company had said it would only pay him less than what was agreed upon attaining his retirement age of 60. First Mutual Holdings is yet to enter appearance to defend notice. According ...

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State University lecturers threaten to down tools

Zimbabwe State Universities Union of Academics (ZSUUA) has issued a statement that with effect from 8 September 2019 all teaching staff will no longer be able to continue their services due to the economic hardships. ZSUUA has dated this to the salaries of state universities staff which have not yielded the desired outcome. The university teaching stuff has noted that ...

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ED promises to whip out corruption

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has promised and assured Zimbabweans to fight and to whip out corruption. Mnangagwa said he had engaged Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) to fight corruption. Mnangagwa recently appointed a new ZACC board being led by the new chairperson High Court Judge Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo in fighting against bribery,crime and any criminal act at the expense of Zimbabwe, “The ...

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