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Midlands province now ‘liberated’

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau THE ZANU-PF Midlands provincial leadership yesterday convened a highly charged Provincial Coordinating Committee (PCC) meeting, which saw some rowdy party youths be...
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4 000 prospective voters turned away

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Correspondent Midlands Province has recorded the highest number of people turned away under the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise with 4 616 so far. In a national ...

Day-old chicks in short supply

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Correspondent A shortage of day-old chicks has hit Gweru with small to medium-scale poultry producers being the most affected. There have been long queues at day-old chicks ...
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Citizen’s arrest turns sour for trio

Munyaradzi Doma in Zvishavane Police in Zvishavane have arrested three men for allegedly fatally assaulting a suspected thief in the town. Kudakwashe Ncube, Sonboy Ncube and Jeremiah Donhora (all age...
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Hoteliers bemoan high council rates

Lovemore Zigara Midlands Correspondent HOTELIERS in the Gweru have bemoaned the high rates being charged by council, which they say are not feasible under the current operating environment. They said...

Two killed in blind spot crash

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Two people died, while three others were injured when an Isuzu Wizard sedan they were travelling in overturned after its driver tried to avoid a head on collision, ...

Zvishavane embarks on debt clearance drive

Munyaradzi Doma in Zvishavane Zvishavane Town Council has proposed a raft of measures to reduce its debts, which have ballooned to $6,7 million as at August 31, 2017, up from $6 million during the sa...

Vendors swap push carts for trolleys

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Pushcart vendors in Gweru have resorted to using supermarket trolleys to conduct their business as council intensifies its blitz on street vendors. Several vendors ...
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Gweru on high typhoid alert

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter Gweru City Council has put its rapid response health team on high alert following reports of a typhoid outbreak in Harare. The local authority has also embarked on ma...

Minister lauds Zimasco, ZimAlloys revival

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent THE reopening of Gweru-based ferrochrome producer Zim Alloys and the performance of Kwekwe-based chrome smelting company Zimbabwe Mining and Smelting Company...

‘Let’s flush out factional elements’

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau The Midlands province will go back to the drawing board and work on flushing out all factional elements that have seen the province being seen as the hotbed of fact...