Minister Muchinguri-Kashiri

Muchinguri speaks on dams

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Reporter. There is need to rehabilitate dams in the Midlands province in order to support the command fisheries programme, Environment, Water and Climate Minister Oppah Much...
Kaylite is detrimental to the environment and can be very difficult to bio-degrade

Gweru vendors defy kaylite ban

Blessings Chidakwa Midlands Bureau There is continued use of banned kaylite food packaging in the Midlands Province by backyard food vendors and some restaurants, putting the lives of consumers at ri...
jail

Man jailed over birthday murder

Midlands Bureau A 22-year-old man from Shurugwi was sentenced to 10 years in prison for killing a fellow imbiber who poured beer on his head as part of a birthday celebration at a night club.
An illegal foreign currency trader counts notes at a local bus station in the capital Harare

Illegal forex dealers remain defiant

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Bureau Illegal foreign currency dealers in Gweru are still conducting their deals in broad day light despite the promulgation of regulations that criminalise cash vending wi...
suicide

Man commits suicide at lodge

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau A 40-year-old man who had just returned from Australia committed suicide by drinking insecticide while booked at a lodge in Gweru. Police in Gweru confirmed the death...
zinwa

Zinwa spends $2m on drills

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Reporter The Zimbabwe National Water Authority (Zinwa) has spent $2 million in procurement of new drilling rigs for borehole citing and drilling to push the Command Water pr...

Spirit of the dead will haunt you: Judge

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter Bulawayo High Court Judge Justice Francis Bere on Wednesday last week sensationally told a man accused of murdering a fellow patron that “you will not escape the spir...

60 000 cattle vaccinated in Midlands

Lovemore Zigara, Midlands Correspondent Midlands Province has to date vaccinated over 60 000 cattle following the recurrence of the foot and mouth disease, which affected livestock mostly in Mberengw...

Hubby assaults breastfeeding wife over sex

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau A 30-year-old Mberengwa man reportedly assaulted his breastfeeding wife all over her body causing her to dislocate her left ankle, before forcing her and their baby t...
Cde Moyo

High-level meeting on SMM revival planned

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau A high-level meeting on the possible reopening of Shabani Mashaba Mines (SMM), which were shut down in 2004, has been set for next week. Mines and Mining Development ...

Gweru MDC-T councillors exposed

Munyaradzi Musiiwa and Blessings Chidakwa The job evaluation recently conducted at Gweru City Council has exposed corruption by MDC-T councillors, who unjustifiably approved salary increments while a...
biometric voter registration

Zanu-PF targets to register 800k members

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Bureau Zanu-PF Midlands Province has set a target to have 800 000 members undergo Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise by the closure of the programme in January.