6 die in Nkayi Road kombi crash

6 die in Nkayi Road kombi crash 1

By Pamela Shumba Six people died while 20 others were injured yesterday when a kombi they were travelling in veered off the road before overturning at the 24km peg along Bulawayo-Nkayi Road in Bubi District. The wreckage of a kombi which crashed along the Bulawayo-Victoria Falls highway in November 2017 The kombi, which was heading for Bulawayo from Nkayi, had 26 passengers on board, including 11 children. The accident brings the Heroes’ and Defence Forces’ Days holiday death toll to 17. Related Articles National police spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi,…

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Machete-wielding robbers attack travellers

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By Leonard Ncube A gang of eight machete-wielding robbers attacked and robbed six travellers along the Bulawayo-Nkayi Road. Zimbabwe Republic Police Officer Commanding Bulawayo Province, Commissioner Bernard Dumbura (left), listens as Mr Shadreck Mhlaba (right), a Cowdray Park resident stresses a point during the police officers’ interaction with the community at Cowdray Park Business Centre recently. Next to Comm Dumbura is Chief Superintendent Marshall Dube, the Officer Commanding Nkulumane. Also present were Assistant Commissioners Naison Chivayo (Crime) and Amon Ndou. The police have launched community interactive centres where they freely…

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Machete gang terrorises travellers along Bulawayo-Nkayi road

Machete gang terrorises travellers along Bulawayo-Nkayi road 3

On Mar 6, 2019 16,790 1 By Leonard Ncube An eight-man gang of machete-wielding robbers allegedly attacked and robbed six travelers along the Bulawayo-Nkayi road. FILE PICTURE of men armed with machetes making their way to street clashes with police in Durban, South Africa (Tebogo Letsie / AP Photo) Police spokesperson for Matabeleland North Province Chief Inspector Siphiwe Makonese said a manhunt has been launched for the eight suspects following the Saturday incident which left one person injured. The armed robbers reportedly parked a commuter omnibus on the side of…

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