MSU student sentenced for smoking dagga

Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter A 22-YEAR-OLD Midlands State University student will perform 210 hours of community service at ZRP Senga Gweru for smoking dagga and escaping from custody. Tinashe Usi...

775 VaRemba men get circumcised

Blessings Chidakwa Midlands Bureau A total of 775 men from the once secretive VaRemba tribe of Mberengwa in the Midlands province were circumcised, this time with help from trained nurses from the Mi...

Gweru City Council banks on grave sales

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Gweru City Council is banking on grave sales to boost its revenue and is targeting to sell over 1 000 graves by December 31 this year. According to the council’s ha...

Gokwe-Chireya Road reopened

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development has reopened the Gokwe-Chireya Road after successfully completing the $900 000 Gokwe town gully and road reh...

ANC urges probe into mass killings

CAPE TOWN. — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Saturday called for an urgent probe into the killing of 11 people in Cape Town. This came after 11 people were shot dead in the i...

CCZ to monitor shops

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau The Consumer Council of Zimbabwe (CCZ), will starting today, launch a blitz to monitor the compliance by shops of Government directive to revert to old prices, an o...

Gokwe man’s death sentence suspended

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter A 28-year-old Gokwe man got a wholly suspended two year sentence for killing his brother while trying to stop him from beating up their mother. Arnold Njanji (28) of ...

Gweru robber gets life in prison

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter A Gweru armed robber was last Friday sentenced to life in prison after he, together with two other accomplices, stormed a mine in 2015 and shot dead the mine owner an...
Dr Chombo

Zanu-PF has no salary arrears, says Chombo

Blessings Chidakwa Midlands Bureau The ruling Zanu-PF has been able to pay its employees’ salaries on time despite the economic challenges bedevilling the country. Zanu-PF national secretary for Admi...
Cde Kasukuwere

Windfall for MDC-T councillors

Blessings Chidakwa Midlands Bureau The 10 MDC-T councillors who were suspended in August 2015 from Gweru City Council and were reinstated in March this year, will receive about $4 500 each in backdat...

Illegal price hikes continue in Gweru

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Most retailers in Gweru are still selling commodities at inflated prices, despite Government warnings that it will take tough measures against such unscrupulous dea...

EMA speaks on police littering

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Correspondent The Environmental Management Agency (EMA) has said police roadblock points along major highways are becoming litter hotspots, a situation that reflects badly o...