Woman dumps baby to save marriage

Manicaland Bureau A married woman, who was impregnated by her lover and concealed the pregnancy until she gave birth, was arrested for dumping the baby in a Blair toilet to hide the adulterous affair...

Rusape, Maligwa on collision course

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter A BRUISING legal battle has arisen between Rusape Municipality and its former town secretary, with the local authority seeking reversal of a council resolution a...

Chikomba adopts $3m budget

Miriam Mangwaya in Chivhu Chikomba Rural District Council (RDC) has adopted a $3 million budget for next year which is focused on infrastructural development, particularly upgrading the road network ...

Cold spell claims livestock

Miriam Mangwaya in Chivhu Communal farmers in and around Chikomba district were left counting the costs of the recent cold spell that swept most parts of the country after they reportedly lost more t...

Man murders daughter to evade maintenance

Rutendo Rori Marondera Correspondent A 34-year-old man from Juru was arrested last week after confessing that he murdered his seven-year-old daughter and dumped her body in a pond in a bid to evade a...
Dr Parirenyatwa

Health care boost for Nyanga South folk

Nyore Madzianike Manicaland Bureau THE Ministry of Health and Child Care is targeting to construct and equip more than 6 600 health facilities countrywide. Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Par...

Shot in arm for home seekers

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Manicaland Bureau HUNDREDS of Mutare residents will soon start benefiting from the Julius Marange Housing Trust project in Dangamvura, Mutare, where servicing of stands is already ...

Teacher kills self over job loss

Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A Rusape teacher committed suicide recently after he was discharged by his employer, the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education. Ephrage Mafuta (34), a teac...

Marange women proactive

Rumbidzayi Zinyuke Manicaland Bureau A GROUP of women from Marange with disabled children have formed a cooperative that will allow them to do different projects and raise money for the upkeep of the...
Rtd Brig-Gen Mutinhiri

Promote recycling, industrialists urged

Rutendo Rori Marondera Correspondent INDUSTRIALISTS should produce packaging material that are durable and easy to recycle to reduce the indiscriminate disposal of waste, Minister of State for Mashon...

Demand for day-old chicks rises

From Miriam Mangwaya in Chikomba THE demand for poultry products in Chivhu and surrounding areas has increased phenomenally ahead of the festive season with local shops failing to sustain the market ...