New Twist To Chief Chivero Assault By Chinese National Case

New Twist To Chief Chivero Assault By Chinese National Case 1

The assault case of Chief Chivero (Brown Shopo) at Sunny Yi Feng tile manufacturing plant in Norton this week by a Chinese national has taken a new twist with the Chinese firm counter-accusing the traditional leader of beating up its security guard. Chief Chivero on Monday made a report at Norton Police Station accusing Sunny Yi Feng employee Qiao Shuang Long of assault who has since been arrested. The traditional leader claims that he sustained a twisted arm due to the scuffle that occurred at the plant’s main entrance. However,…

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Henry Olonga Knocked Out Of The Voice Australia Singing Competition

Henry Olonga Knocked Out Of The Voice Australia Singing Competition 3

Former Zimbabwe fast bowler, Henry Olonga, has been knocked out of The Voice Australia singing competition. This came after his coach, Kelly Rowland, chose rapper Denzel over him during the battle round.  After some arguments amongst coaches, Kelly Roland chose Denzel who rapped Eminem’s Lose Yourself for the finals over Olonga who sang Adele’s Skyfall. Some on social media did not accept the decision as they claimed that Olonga was the summary and symbol of the competition because of his good voice. Others, however, believe that Rowland might have feared that…

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PICTURE: President Mnangagwa Meets US Secretary Of State For African Affairs

PICTURE: President Mnangagwa Meets US Secretary Of State For African Affairs 5

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has met with US Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Tibor Nagy on the sidelines of the ongoing 12th US-Africa Business Summit in Maputo, Mozambique. Since coming into power, Mnangagwa has been re-engaging previously perceived enemies. The meeting comes after Todd Moss had posted on Twitter saying that US citizens were not allowed to meet officials from Zimbabwe because of sanctions the US imposed on Zimbabwe. More: Nick Mangwana advertisement Nick Mangwana Ndabaningi Nick Mangwana is a politician, political analyst, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of…

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Chamisa Rescues Losing Party Bigwigs

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Opposition MDC leader, advocate Nelson Chamisa has rescued political careers of some losing party bigwigs by appointing them to new roles at the national council meeting held yesterday. Below is the list of new appointments: Douglas Mwonzora (former MDC secretary general): Deputy Secretary for International Relations  Morgan Komichi (former VP): Secretary for Presidential Affairs. Elias Mudzuri (Former vice president): secretary for Local Government. Below are some major appointments made by Chamisa: Murisi Zvizwai: Deputy Treasurer-General. Daniel Molokela: Spokesperson (Infomation) Luke Tamborinyoka: Deputy Spokesperson (information) Gladys Hlatwayo: Secretary for International Relations Jacob…

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Mahere joins MDC as Chamisa keeps leadership rivals in the fold

Mahere joins MDC as Chamisa keeps leadership rivals in the fold 9

HARARE – Nelson Chamisa brought his leadership rivals back into the fold on Wednesday as he announced additional names to an MDC leadership team voted at a congress last month. Douglas Mwonzora and Elias Mudzuri, who both had an intention to challenge Chamisa but failed to secure the backing of party members, were returned to the party’s national executive committee as deputy secretary for international relations and secretary for local government respectively. Morgen Komichi, defeated in the race for vice president, was appointed secretary for presidential affairs. Daniel Molokele, who…

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US citizens barred from meeting Mnangagwa at the Maputo summit

US citizens barred from meeting Mnangagwa at the Maputo summit 11

A former United States Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Todd Moss has today warned United States citizens attending the US-Africa business summit in Maputo who plan to meet Zimbabwean officials to check the United States sanctions list first. “It’s not about agreeing or disagreeing. This is US law. US citizens are barred from any meetings or transactions that may benefit designated individuals. ED is a designated individual,” he tweeted. President Emmerson Mnangagwa is in Maputo attending the four-day US-Africa business summit which is being hosted jointly by…

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ZESA insists Bulawayo cooling towers NOT being demolished after outcry

ZESA insists Bulawayo cooling towers NOT being demolished after outcry 13

HARARE – The Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority is facing resistance from Bulawayo residents after announcing plans to demolish its iconic cooling towers that gave the city its nickname, KoNtuthuziyathunqa (The Place with Smoke that Bellows). The Bulawayo City Council says it has not been consulted by ZESA over its plans around the towers built in 1947 by the council before being handed over to ZESA after power generated there was added to the national grid. The Bulawayo Progressive Residents Association said on Twitter: “ZESA is planning on demolishing these iconic…

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Fadzayi Mahere officially joins MDC

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Last updated Jun 19, 2019 22,578 0 Prominent lawyer and independent politician Advocate Fadzayi Mahere has officially joined the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by fellow Advocate Nelson Chamisa. Advocate Fadzayi Mahere Writing on Twitter, Mahere said “Zimbabwe deserves a strong, united opposition to build the future. I’m happy to announce that I’ve officially joined the MDC. “We must speak with one voice against bad governance and strive to create a nation that is free and prosperous. All hands on deck. God bless Zimbabwe 🇿🇼” In the 2018 elections, Mahere…

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Beverly Angel launches brand new shoe line for both men and women – VINCENZO LUCA MILAN

Beverly Angel launches brand new shoe line for both men and women – VINCENZO LUCA MILAN 16

Barely eight months after launching a bank in the UK, Beverly Angel, the wife of Spirit Embassy: GoodNews Church founder Uebert Angel, has announced the launch of her brand new shoe line for both men and women – VINCENZO LUCA MILAN. Making the announcement on Instagram, Beverly wrote; “Excited to announce my brand new shoe line for both men and women – VINCENZO LUCA MILAN❗️❗️” “After some time of vetting the best Italian artisans and craftsmen with a true passion of luxury shoes, Vincenzo Luca was born! The shoes are…

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Zanu PF MP Obedingwa Mguni dies after bout of coughing in Parliament

Zanu PF MP Obedingwa Mguni dies after bout of coughing in Parliament 17

HARARE – Mangwe MP and former Home Affairs deputy Minister Obedingwa Mguni died on Tuesday after a bout of coughing while attending Parliament. He was 57. Mguni, who was the Zanu PF deputy chief whip, was rushed to the West End Clinic after the cough attack where he later died, the Speaker of Parliament Jacob Mudenda said. Legislators from across the political divide paid tribute to the quiet, unassuming MP. “I am learning with great sadness that the Zanu PF deputy chief whip Hon Mguni has passed on. Such a…

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