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Byo radio licence race hots up

Byo radio licence race hots up

SkyZ Metro FM, one of the companies vying for a commercial radio licence in Bulawayo was Tuesday extensively grilled by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) and members of the public at a hearing held at a city hotel. Qhubani Moyo, flanked by colleagues including Continueloving ... Read More »

Botswana must provide foreign inmates with ARVs: High Court

Botswana must provide foreign inmates with ARVs: High Court

BOTSWANA High Court Judge Bengbame Sechele has ordered the government of that country to provide non-citizen inmates with Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Treatment (HAART). The landmark ruling  was made after two Zimbabwean inmates, Dickson Tapela and Mbuso Piye, together with Botswana Network on Ethics Law and ... Read More »

Bogus Zimra official arrested

Bogus Zimra official arrested

A man who swindled several companies in Bulawayo of thousands of dollars after posturing as a Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) employee, returns to court today seeking bail. Naison Kuzamba, 36, of Bellevue in Bulawayo stands accused of duping several companies of more than $14 000. ... Read More »

Water will be restored on Wednesday : BCC

Water will be restored on Wednesday : BCC

The Bulawayo City Council has assured residents water supplies will be restored this Wednesday following unexpected water cuts after a cleaning exercise at the Criterion Clear Water Supply Reservoir. Last week, Bulawayo residents in some parts of western suburbs woke up to dry taps and ... Read More »

Arnold Payne laid to rest

Arnold Payne laid to rest

BULAWAYO residents Friday thronged the Lady Stanley Cemetery to pay their last respects to renowned water activist, Arnold Payne. Payne died at Mater Dei Hospital at the age of 76 on Monday night. Before the burial, a sermon was held at the Ambassador Baptist Church ... Read More »

Abammeli slams govt on local authority bills

Abammeli slams govt on local authority bills

ABAMMELI Human Rights Lawyers Network has criticised the government for holding consultations for two crucial proposed bills, the Local Authorities and Provincial And Metropolitan Councils Administration in Harare only. The Ministry of Local Governance, Rural and Urban Development held a two day consultation with provincial ... Read More »

Residents panic as taps run dry

Residents panic as taps run dry

Bulawayo residents in some parts of western suburbs woke up to dry taps and immediately went on panic mode, fearing water shedding had resumed. Residents in Magwegwe, Lobengula, Emakhandeni, Entumbane and Emganwini suburbs have no water since yesterday. Radio Dialogue was on Friday inundated with ... Read More »

Women empowerment indaba for Bulawayo

Women empowerment indaba for Bulawayo

AFRICAN Women’s Initiative In Developing Economies (AWIDE) is set to draw women from all over Zimbabwe to an indaba in Bulawayo in a bid to bring cohesion and total understanding of the national agenda on the empowerment of women. The two day indaba will be ... Read More »

Man jailed for raping 6 year old girl

Man jailed for raping 6 year old girl

A 21-year-old man from Bulawayo’s Old Pumula Township has been sentenced to an effective eight year jail term for raping a six-year-old girl from the neighbourhood. He also has a pending rape case before the same court in which he is alleged to have raped another ... Read More »

Gorden Moyo officially joins renewal team

Gorden Moyo officially joins renewal team

MAKOKOBA legislator and former Bulawayo MDC-T provincial chairman, Gorden Moyo, is officially part of the breakaway MDC Renewal Team. Moyo resigned from his provincial post in June saying he could not stand the incessant squabbles and leadership failures in MDC-T. He opted to be an ... Read More »