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BVR mop up targets 150 000

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Zanu-PF Midlands Province is targeting to register over 150 000 people under the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) mop up exercise which kicked off yesterday.

Redcliff revenue up 52pc

Patrick Chitumba Midlands Bureau Chief REDCLIFF Municipality recorded a 52 percent surge in revenue inflows between September and November last year, a positive development attributed to the $38 mill...
Government has reportedly found an investor for the revival of Shabani Mine

Shabanie Mine set to reopen

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Shabanie Mashaba Mine Holdings has started renewing contracts for its employees, amid revelations that the new Government is eager to see the asbestos giant back in...

Council, village heads on collision course

Munyaradzi Doma in Zvishavane Council authorities here have expressed concern over villagers who are encroaching onto land reserved for schools’ expansion programmes. Officials from Runde Rural Distr...

Man rapes woman as brother watches

Michael Magoronga Midlands Correspondent A man from Silobela has been arrested after he force-marched a mentally-challenged woman to his homestead before raping her, while her young brother watched.
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Farmers get more inputs

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent Farmers here have started receiving additional inputs for the 2017-18 summer cropping season to ease input shortages which resulted in reduced hectarage for ...
Jason Machaya

Machaya freed on bail

Midlands Bureau Former Minister of State for Midlands Provincial Affairs and Senator for Gokwe Jason Machaya was yesterday granted $1 000 bail by a Gweru magistrate, enjoying freedom for the first ti...
Deputy Minister Marapira

Govt target EU market for flowers

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Bureau FOLLOWING concerns raised by horticulture and floriculture farmers, Government has committed itself to re-engage the European markets and facilitate partnership and...

Gweru in borehole rehabilitation drive

Midlands Bureau Gweru City Council has embarked on a borehole rehabilitation programme to improve the city’s water back-up system, particularly if a breakdown occurs at its main water works, the city...

Cleansing ceremony for Redcliff

Midlands Bureau Redcliff Town Council has resolved to conduct a cleansing ceremony on Friday at the Redcliff Turn-Off along the Gweru-Harare Highway, amid reports that about 10 people died last year ...