Freak storm shreds tobacco in Makoni

Samuel Kadungure Mutare Bureau A hailstorm recently destroyed 60 percent of high value tobacco in Makoni District, leaving most large-scale farmers agonising over their precious source of income just...

Tourism players optimistic

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke TOURISM industry players in Manicaland are confident of increased visitors to the region this festive season following the successful hosting of the second edition of the Eastern H...

Lightning kills 3

Rutendo Rori Marondera Correspondent A bolt of lightning struck and killed three people on separate occasions in Mashonaland East during the weekend. The deceased are Gailord Hwesa (23) from Macheke,...

Crime cases up in Rusape: Police

Collen Murahwa RUSAPE District has recorded an increase in rape cases of minors, cattle rustling and murder cases. Speaking at the Zimbabwe Republic Police Rusape Rural Client Service Charter Re-Laun...
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Anti-malaria drive on course in Manicaland

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Mutare Bureau THE Health and Child Care Ministry is on course to complete the ongoing anti-malaria drive in Manicaland next month despite the wet spell which hit most parts of the ...

FAO rehabilitates boreholes in Chipinge

Luthando Mapepa Chipinge Correspondent THE Food and Agriculture Organisation in conjunction with some Government departments are targeting to rehabilitate 39 boreholes for communities experiencing ac...
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Mutare roads get facelift

Obert Chifamba Manicaland Bureau MUTARE City Council is racing against the clock to carry out a $1,3 million emergency roads rehabilitation programme in Dangamvura and Chikanga suburbs that is expect...

‘Music, sports careers pay handsomely’

Rutendo Rori Marondera Correspondent Government has urged parents and teachers to identify and support children in developing their talents in different disciplines since not all children are academi...

Chiadzwa accused to be deported

Cletus Mushanawani Mutare Bureau A BRITISH national who was among 21 foreigners who were arrested for trespassing into the protected area of Chiadzwa last Friday was on Saturday detained awaiting dep...

Hailstorm damages school

Manicaland Bureau PROPERTY worth thousands of dollars was destroyed after a hailstorm blew off the roof of a classroom block at Chirarwe Secondary School in Ward 15, Mutasa Central constituency, Muta...
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Mutasa goes fish farming

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Manicaland Bureau GOVERNMENT has introduced fish farming to empower people in Mutasa South with jobs in line with the Zim-Asset pillars of employment creation and eradication of po...
Jail bars

Wheel thief jailed

Rutendo Rori Marondera Correspondent A 34-year old Marondera man was on Tuesday sentenced to four years in jail for breaking into people’s homes and stealing their vehicle wheels and batteries. Maron...