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Tariro neGitare, will be part of the Acoustic Night All-Stars billed to perform at Intwasa Festival. Pic:www.flameproject.blogspot.com

Acoustic Night All-Stars to grace Intwasa Festival

By Senzeni Ncube The Acoustic Night All-Stars are set to grave this year’s edition of Intwasa Arts Festival in Bulawayo. Acoustic Night All-Stars consists of Fungai Nengare, Tariro NeGitare, Tendai “Tendex” Madzviti, Prayersoul and Munyaradzi Nyamarebvu, who made made their name through the ZGS partnership ...

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Mugabe out of touch with reality: Tsvangirai

Leader of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC-T) Morgan Tsvangirai says President Robert Mugabe failed to address critical issues troubling citizens in his Tuesday state of the nation address (SONA) in Parliament. Addressing journalists in Bulawayo Tsvangirai said Mugabe is out of touch with reality ...

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Compromise on vendors, Tsvangirai tells councils

By Clemencia Hikwa MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai says local authorities should reach a compromise with vendors instead of evicting them from the streets. Local authorities have been at logger heads with vendors, after government ordered to flush out vendors from the streets as a way ...

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Byo councillor responds to ouster plot

By Samantha Ndebele Bulawayo Ward 8 councillor Sheila Musonda has shot back at a group of Mzilikazi residents who are pushing for her to step down from her position saying service delivery was the responsibility of the local authority. About thirty Mzilikazi residents Tuesday staged ...

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Council dismisses AAG corruption allegations

Bulawayo Mayor Councillor Martin Moyo has dismissed alleged corruption within the local authority by the Affirmative Action Group, saying the lobby group is seeking relevance through baseless accusations. In a press conference, Clr Moyo said council was dismayed by attacks and negative publicity from the ...

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Residents picket against ‘incompetent’ councillor

By Samantha Ndebele and Clemencia Hikwa About thirty Mzilikazi residents Tuesday marched to the Bulawayo municipality offices to petition for the removal of Ward 8 councillor on allegations of segregation and poor service delivery. The Ward 8 councillor Sheila Musonda presides over Mzilikazi, Burombo, Babourfields, ...

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Sdumiso Tshuma (in black) one of the deisgners showcasing at the Durban Fashion Fair.

Byo designers leave for Durban Fashion Fair

By Senzeni Ncube THREE Bulawayo-based fashion designers are set to represent  Zimbabwe at the annual Durban Fashion Fair. The fashion event will run from August 27 to August 29. Durban Fashion Fair is one of the leading fashion events in Africa which has become of the ...

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Minister of State for Matabeleland North, Cain  Mathema

Minister calls for urgent food aid in Mat North

Matabeleland North is facing a dire food situation owing to perennial drought with the province’s Minister of State for Provincial Affairs Cain Mathema saying there was an urgent need for government intervention and independent aid. In an interview, Mathema said the situation would worsen if ...

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Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko

VP Mphoko receives rare praise from Zapu

By Senzeni Ncube ZIMBABWE African People’s Union (ZAPU) says it has finally dawned on Zanu-PF that devolution of power is the way to save the country’s economy. In a press statement, Zapu secretary for information and publicity Iphithule Maphosa said devolution of power is the ...

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Children’s rights under spotlight

Government has begun aligning various laws regarding children into the new constitution in a bid to provide clarity to outstanding gaps such as child marriages as well as the controversial age of consent. In an interview during a stakeholder workshop in Bulawayo, director of Constitution ...

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