Security guard steals and crashes car

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On Aug 12, 2019 18,450 By Sharon Buwerimwe A SECURITY guard from Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly stealing a car from a car park in Lobengula suburb and damaging it after being involved in an accident. File picture of people waiting outside the Western Commonage Magistrates Courts in Bulawayo Danisa Ncube (35) from Lobengula suburb allegedly stole Mr Brighton Maphosa’s (49) Toyota Hiace that was parked at Mountain View car park in the same suburb. Ncube allegedly stole the car after Mr Maphosa forgot to lock the vehicle and…

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SA car dealers close shop at border

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By Thupeyo Muleya in Beitbridge SEVERAL car dealerships on the South African side of the border at Beitbridge have started closing shop or relocating to either Mozambique or Botswana due to low business. File picture of vehicles being transported It has emerged that things took a negative turn when most people started using other ports of entry to ship pre-owned vehicles via Mozambique or Tanzania. Sources in South Africa said more than 15 dealerships had folded while others were contemplating to move to other countries. The pre-owned vehicles are shipped…

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Ngodzo penalty sinks Manica

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By Lovemore Kadzura in Rusape A JOEL NGODZO second-half penalty was enough to separate visiting Caps United and Manica Diamonds in this drab Castle Lager Premiership football encounter at Vengere yesterday afternoon which saw the home side going for an eighth straight game without registering a win. Joel Ngodzo The win by Makepekepe kept their league title much alive as they are in contention with the likes of FC Platinum, Chicken Inn and Black Rhinos. There was not much action in the first half as both sides resorted to pumping…

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Man shot in road rage incident

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By Nqobile Tshili A 29-YEAR-OLD man is battling for life at Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo after he was shot on the backbone during a road rage incident along the Bulawayo-Nkayi Road in Inyathi, Matabeleland North Province. National police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi The incident occurred on Thursday at about 10:30PM when drivers of a Toyota Hino truck and Toyota Corolla were involved in a side swiping accident while driving in opposite directions. National police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi yesterday confirmed the road rage incident. He however, did…

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Mnangagwa regime claims man behind Milosevic ouster, Arab Spring in Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa regime claims man behind Milosevic ouster, Arab Spring in Zimbabwe 5

BULAWAYO – A panicked Zimbabwe government claims foreign agents are in the country to help the opposition overthrow President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s regime during protests set to begin on Friday. Home Affairs Minister Cain Mathema, in a weekend statement, claimed the foreigners “include one who is known for masterminding the Arab spring and the recent Sudan clashes” – thought to be a reference to Srđa Popović, the 46-year-old Serbian political activist credited for helping topple the tyrant, Slobodan Milosevic. Popović has also been Intelligence sources told a ZimLive correspondent that Popović…

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Dynamos’ Mangala ends goal drought, CAPS Utd back 

Dynamos’ Mangala ends goal drought, CAPS Utd back  7

By Sports Reporter CONGOLESE striker Ngandu Mangala finally ended his 17-match goal drought to inspire resurgent Harare giants Dynamos to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Premiership new-boys Mushowani Stars at Rufaro Stadium on Sunday. Almost five months after the DR Congo-born striker announced his arrival in the country’s top flight with a brace against the same team back in March, Mangala finally rediscovered his goal scoring touch after opening the scoring for DeMbare. Mangala found the back of the net four minutes before half-time, heading in left back Tinotenda Muringai’s corner-kick.…

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Marshals, digital cameras for MDC 16 August demo

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By Costa Nkomo AMID fears violent clashes and a backlash from the government, the opposition MDC has put in place elaborate security measures to ensure its planned march set for August 16th goes without incident. In a statement Sunday the Nelson Chamisa led opposition party said it will put in place hundreds of marshals and security cameras in order to flush out would be trouble makers. MDC spokesperson Daniel Molokele claimed the opposition has been made aware of plans by State agents to hijack the protests. “Digital cameras will be…

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Zimbo seeks ouster of former SA Cabinet Minister from Old Mutual

Zimbo seeks ouster of former SA Cabinet Minister from Old Mutual 11

By Staff Reporter THE labour row, rocking international financial conglomerate, Old Mutual has taken a sinister twist with a Zimbabwean shareholder now seeking the ouster of former South African Finance Minister Trevor Manuel as chairman. Jacob Mutisi a Zimbabwean engineer and shareholder of Old Mutual has wadded into the fight between the financial behemoth and its chief executive officer Peter Moyo that ended in embarrassment for the company three months ago. In a statement to Old Mutual shareholders, Mutisi wants Manuel and the whole board to quit immediately. “When a…

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Zimbabwe: ‘Hungry kids collapse as looters take millions’

Zimbabwe: ‘Hungry kids collapse as looters take millions’ 13

The Guardian Far from seeing reform after Robert Mugabe was toppled, the country has fallen into crisis as millions are ‘reduced to paupers’ In the streets of Mbare, the children play, neighbours talk and a wintry sun lights neat houses with carefully tended vegetable plots. But the apparent tranquillity of this poor suburb of Zimbabwe’s capital hides a rude reality of misery and despair. The smoke rising into the evening sky is a clue. Power cuts now stretch from dawn to long after dusk. Gas is too expensive so families…

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Mpofu prosecution offer: Matanda-Moyo says lawyer should approach NP

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By Robert Tapfumaneyi TOP Harare lawyer, Advocate Thabani Mpofu who has offered his services to help take down corrupt people has been advised to approach the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA). The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) chairperson Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo in response to reports that Mpofu was willing to help with prosecution for free, said the Commission only had mandate to investigate and arrest but did not have power to issue prosecution certificates. “I am thrilled to note the offer to prosecute from Advocate Thabani Mpofu although I have seen the…

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