Health time bomb ticks in Mhangura

Herald Correspondent Mhangura is facing an imminent health disaster if steps are not taken to repair broken down communal toilets. Residents in high density suburbs of Chebanga and Damba have express...

Tobacco farmers shun coal

Conrad Mupesa Herald Correspondent Most tobacco farmers continue to shun the use of alternative curing fuel, preferring wood, leading to massive deforestation in areas such as Mhangura and Karoi. Thi...

Rusape engages CUT

Lovemore Kadzura Herald Correspondent Rusape Town Council has tasked Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT) to design traffic lights for the town, carry out a household survey and a water audit. The...
Cde Shamu

Shamu’s appointment welcomed

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau People from all walks of life, including from the ruling Zanu-PF party, have welcomed the appointment of Cde Webster Shamu as Minister of State for Mashonaland Wes...

$550k for Kadoma road rehabilitation

Blessings Chidakwa Herald Correspondent Kadoma City has started rehabilitation of its road network after the local authority got an allocation of $550 000 from Zimbabwe National Roads Authority (ZINA...

Alaska taps set to run

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau More than 4 000 people at Alaska mining compound are set to get running water for the first time in years following a deal between Chinhoyi Municipality and Alaska Alloys...

NAC to launch cancer awareness programme

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau National Aids Council (NAC) is set to launch cancer training, screening and management programme in all the seven districts of Mashonaland West Province. This is aimed at...
ZEC

ZEC readies for BVR blitz in Mash West

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission managed to successfully deploy personnel to hard to reach areas in Mashonaland West Province in time to commence the voter regist...
child rape

Rapist barber on the run

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau A barber, who was facing three counts of raping his 11-year-old neighbour at Chinhoyi Magistrates’ Court, is on the run. Lot Nyanguwa, 31, is facing three counts of rape ...

One dies in Banket crash

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau One person was killed, while two others were injured when a vehicle they were travelling in crashed into a stationary haulage truck in Banket yesterday. The accide...

Chinhoyi needs more secondary schools

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Chinhoyi residents have called on council to build more secondary schools, as existing ones are failing to absorb numbers coming out of primary schools. The call c...

Kadoma inks waste separation deal

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Kadoma City has entered a partnership with two organisations that will see separation of household waste at source and collection of refuse three days in a week. E...
Dr Parirenyatwa

20 000 under ART in Chegutu

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Chegutu District has managed to initiate nearly 20 000 patients on anti-retroviral treatment (ART), significantly reducing the waiting list of people who need the ...
Rombo Chirara

‘Tobva tadii paya’ gang in custody

Chipo Sabeta Senior Reporter Four youthful artisanal gold miners from Battlefields, who graphically narrated how they sexually assaulted girls believed to be commercial sex workers in a video recentl...