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Zimbabweans gave Mugabe freedom to destroy ‘bread basket of Africa’

Zimbabweans gave Mugabe freedom to destroy ‘bread basket of Africa’

A LEADING figure in neighbouring South Africa’s growing anti-President Jacob Zuma social movement has warned the country’s citizens not to allow their nation to be destroyed “Zimbabwean style”. Freedom Movement’s Prince Mashele told journalists this week that Zimbabwe represents a perfect example of a citizenry that allowed its leadership a free rein at destroying the […]

President Jacob Zuma claims there are outside govts who want to control South Africa

President Jacob Zuma claims there are outside govts who want to control South Africa

President Jacob Zuma says there is a parallel government operating outside the current leadership which is trying to destroy the African National Congress (ANC) in order to govern South Africa. Zuma was speaking at a commemoration of the Musa Dladla Region freedom fighters in Empangeni at the weekend. The president says there is an external […]

Former President Joice Banda’s Sister Arrested

Former President Joice Banda’s Sister Arrested

Malawi Police in Blantyre on Tuesday morning arrested Cecelia Kumpukwe, sister to former president Joyce Banda. Details of her arrest, including charges are still sketchy but the police are taking her to Lilongwe where Stella Asani, suspected to have authored the fake resignation letter of vice president Saulos Chilima is being kept. Our sources say […]

DNA Tests Reveal 31 Died in Zimbabwe Proliner Bus Inferno

DNA Tests Reveal 31 Died in Zimbabwe Proliner Bus Inferno

DNA tests conducted on the remains of passengers who perished when a South Africa-bound Proliner bus was sideswiped by a haulage truck before catching fire along Harare-Beitbridge Road have revealed that 31 and not 21 people were killed in the accident. According to a list released by the Midlands Civil Protection Unit, there were 81 […]

Police On High Alert For Damage of Public Property Threat

Police On High Alert For Damage of Public Property Threat

Police say they are on high alert for the threat on damage of public property by suspected political forces. Lusaka Province Police Commissioner Nelson Phiri said that they were patrolling around strategic government institutions that may be targets for damage by alleged political agents. The country has seen the burning down of some markets and […]

How Zambia Is Beating Malaria

How Zambia Is Beating Malaria

A decade ago, most countries used only localised strategies. But Zambia decided to make bed nets, insecticides, and drugs available nationwide. As doctors, we have seen the devastating effect of malaria on children, families and communities. We have heartbreaking memories of patients lost to this preventable disease. But we are now witnessing a new history. […]

Zambian Policeman Shoots Bus Driver Dead

Zambian Policeman Shoots Bus Driver Dead

Another police officer has landed himself in trouble after allegedly shooting a bus driver in the stomach for a traffic offence. The incident this afternoon after a driver who was evading heavy traffic in Kamwala area came face to face with traffic police who stopped him. After being cornered, the driver and the police officers […]

Zimbabwe cabinet approves NRZ recapitalisation programme

Zimbabwe cabinet approves NRZ recapitalisation programme

CABINET has approved the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ)’s recapitalisation programme which will see the ailing parastatal going into the market to source funding through technical partners and institutional investors. Addressing journalists in Bulawayo on Saturday, NRZ board chairperson Larry Mavhima said the framework for the recapitalisation of the company was made by cabinet on […]

Crime-Hit South Africa Pays For Pampering Zimbabwe’s Leader Mugabe – Opposition

Crime-Hit South Africa Pays For Pampering Zimbabwe’s Leader Mugabe – Opposition

ZIMBABWE’S opposition politicians say South Africa could be paying for its failure to take a firm stand against President Robert Mugabe, whose ruinous policies have driven many some locals into violent crime across the Limpopo. This follows claims by South Africa’s Police Minister Fikile Mbalula that some of the hundreds of Zimbabwe’s military deserters during […]

Zimbabwe’s Nonagenarian Strongman Robert Mugabe – Africa’s Finest Son

Zimbabwe’s Nonagenarian Strongman Robert Mugabe – Africa’s Finest Son

Battles are won by men and women of physical, mental and moral mettle. They are fought in the trenches and the mind. The battles of the trenches are easier because the enemy is easily identifiable. It is an enemy with a weapon, ready to kill or maim you and your rational, acceptable response is to […]

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