Bulawayo CBD drug bust trio in court

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By Mashudu Netsianda Three suspects who were arrested during a raid at their residential flat in Bulawayo for allegedly running a drug cartel that sold dagga and other dangerous substances have appeared in court. Some of the cash and drugs recovered during the raid The trio was arrested last week during a raid at a residential flat in the city’s Central Business District leading to the recovery of mbanje, ‘broncho’, sex enhancing pills all worth more than RTGS$10 000 and varying amounts of money in both local and foreign currency.…

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Caps United pick a point

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By Eddie Chikamhi Want-Away Caps United coach Lloyd Chitembwe was conspicuous by his absence yesterday when the Harare giants were made to work overtime for a point in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match against newboys TelOne at the National Sports Stadium. Nelson Matongorere Chitembwe, who won the championship with the side in 2016, reportedly quit Makepekepe in a huff during the midweek after clashing with one of the club’s directors over team selection. The Green Machine needed goals from John Zhuwawu, Gabriel Nyoni and Newman Sianchali to tame…

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Cops shot at in armed robbery

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On Jun 17, 2019 18,882 2 By Nqobile Tshili About 12 armed robbers raided a meat wholesale company in Belmont yesterday and got away with an undisclosed amount of money after attacking two security guards and shooting at police officers. The gang is said to have raided Wholesale Beef at about 2AM. Wholesale Beef manager Mr Terrence Hill confirmed the incident. He could not immediately state how much money the company had lost in the armed robbery. “Yes there are some armed robbers who pounced at our shop today at…

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President Mnangagwa Exposes Former First Lady

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President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said that the ongoing land reform seeks to address the issue of multifarm ownership. He also revealed that the former first lady, Grace Mugabe owns a staggering 16 commercial farms.  Speaking during a live show on a radio show broadcast by Capitalk 100.4Fm, Mnangagwa said: The (land audit) is still ongoing and results will be made public. The briefing I have received is that only two provinces are left to complete the process. The main issue we have identified is the issue of multiple farm ownership,…

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Triangle, Chicken Inn in goalless draw

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By Oscar Rusenga A 10-man Triangle failed to utilise on home advantage after they were held to a goalless draw by Chicken Inn in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Gibbo Stadium yesterday. Joey Antipas and Clive Augusto Both teams created few chances although the home side had an upperhand in the opening half. Referee Tinashe Marange sent off Triangle captain Richard Kawondera for a second bookable offence deep inside the optional time. Related Articles Marange could have awarded the home side a last minute penalty after Kawondera…

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Bosso thrill loyal fans

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By Ricky Zililo “GO well Madinda Ndlovu.” This was the icebreaker for a disappointed Dynamos coach Tonderai Ndiraya, who admitted that his side “chased shadows” for the better part of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League clash against Highlanders at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. Jubilant Highlanders players salute fans after the match against Dynamos at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday. Bosso won the match 1-0. — Picture by Nkosizile Ndlovu With news that Ndlovu is leaving Highlanders for Botswana side Gaborone United, the Bosso head coach, who is not interested in entertaining talk…

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Berita live for free in Bulawayo

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By Tonderai Zvimba South Africa-based Zimbabwean Afro Soul musician Berita (real name Gugulethu Khumalo) will be in Bulawayo this weekend for a free performance at the National Art Gallery of Zimbabwe in Bulawayo. Berita (real name Gugulethu Khumalo) Dubbed the ‘Berita Live and Unplugged’, the show on Saturday is expected to kick off at 2PM with those interested in attending the gig being urged to claim their invite on the event’s post on Facebook. Speaking ahead of the event, the multi-award-winning artiste said she was excited to be staging a…

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ED Orders ZESA To Reinstate 8 Fired Corruption Whistle-blowers

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President Mnangagwa has reportedly ordered Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (Zesa) to reinstate eight employees who were dismissed for being whistleblowers on corruption in the power utility. These workers had reportedly exposed the management’s corruption saga during the time of former Zesa chief executive officer Engineer Joshua Chifamba. The management was involved in corrupt activities together with former Minister of Energy and Power Development, Samuel Undenge, Oscar Pambuka, Psychology Maziwisa and Wicknell Chivayo. The suspended workers are Florence Taruvinga, Gibson Mushunje, Admire Mudzonga, Ackim Mzilikazi, Given Dingwiza, Tariro Shumba, Stephen Moyoweshumba and…

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US$100 000 at crash scene…Good Samaritan surrenders three guns, cash-in transit

US$100 000 at crash scene…Good Samaritan surrenders three guns, cash-in transit 11

By Kudzai Chikiwa A Good Samaritan on Saturday retrieved over US$100 000 and three pistols which he handed over to a security company whose cash-in-transit vehicle had been involved in a fatal accident near Lupane. Mr Mlondolozi Mpofu (left) hands over a cash box to a Safeguard company official on Saturday Three Safeguard officials were transporting the money from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree while trying to avoid hitting cattle. One of the guards died on the spot…

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Man Retrieves US$100 000 & 3 Pistols From Accident Scene

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A security company, Safeguard, has managed to recover its US$100 000 and three pistols from an accident after an eye witness retrieved and returned them to the company. The money and guns were retrieved from the accident scene by one Mr. Mlondolozi Mpofu. The Chronicle reports that a Safeguard cash-in-transit vehicle had been involved in a fatal accident near Lupane on its way from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo. One of the guards died on the spot while two others were seriously injured. Mpofu who witnessed the accident is said to…

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