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Burnt down Byo church appeals for govt help

Burnt down Byo church appeals for govt help

MOUNT Olives Kingdom of Prayer International Church building that was allegedly burnt down by arsonists, including a warehouse belonging to vendors, last week is on a mission to have the incident declared a national disaster. Property worth an estimated $625 000 was destroyed in the ... Read More »

Byo man fined for littering

Byo man fined for littering

By Senzeni Ncube A Magwegwe North was Thursday made to pay a fine for littering by an Environmental Management Authority (EMA) official after he was caught throwing a piece of paper by the roadside. Nkosilathi Khumalo who initially refused to pay $5 fine for littering, ... Read More »

Mnangagwa hands over sporting facilities to Byo

Mnangagwa hands over sporting facilities to Byo

The Bulawayo sporting community received a major boost after Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa reiterated that sporting equipment used during the sixth edition of African Union Sports Council Region 5 Under 20 youth games held in the city will remain in the respective venues. There were ... Read More »

Sand poaching on the increase in Byo:EMA

Sand poaching on the increase in Byo:EMA

By Senzeni Ncube THE Environmental Management Agency (EMA) has expressed deep concern at the proliferation of illegal sand¬†abstraction sites in Bulawayo that cause serious degradation of the environment. In a media tour held in the city on Thursday, Provincial Environmental Manager for Bulawayo Metropolitan Decent ... Read More »

Nust introduces telecomms degree programme

Nust introduces telecomms degree programme

THE National University of Science and Technology (Nust) has developed a new degree programme, a Bachelor of Engineering Honours Degree in Telecommunications Engineering in partnership with telecommunications provider, TelOne. The degree programme aims to provide a more advanced telecommunications training, increase profitability and churn highly ... Read More »

Byo residents to enjoy ‘cheap’ internet services

Byo residents to enjoy ‘cheap’ internet services

Bulawayo residents will soon benefit from cheap internet services after a local internet service provider approached the local authority to set up WI-FI hotspots in the city’s suburbs. According to the latest council report, Telco wants to decentralise its services to the suburbs starting with ... Read More »

Sexual violence against children high in Zim: Report

Sexual violence against children high in Zim: Report

Sexual violence against children is a significant problem in many low- and middle-income countries. At least 25 percent of females and 10 percent of males experienced some form of childhood sexual violence in the majority of seven countries studied, according to findings from the Violence ... Read More »

Informal sector policy on the cards

Informal sector policy on the cards

Zimbabwe Chamber of Informal Economy Association (ZCIEA) says it is pushing for an informal sector policy that seeks to put a proper legal and policy environment for vendors’ operations to be put in place by local authorities and police. ZCIEA first vice president Edward Manning ... Read More »

MDC brand has lost value: Mangoma

MDC brand has lost value: Mangoma

LEADER of recently established Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ), Elton Mangoma said the MDC brand has lost its value and credibility as a viable oppositional party in Zimbabwe. Mangoma, a former MDC- T and MDC Renewal senior official said he decided to tackle oppositional politics ... Read More »

Regina Mundi wins Nkomo public speaking competition

Regina Mundi wins Nkomo public speaking competition

By Senzeni Ncube REGINA Mundi Girls High School has been crowned champions at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo national public speaking competition held over two days at Milton High School in Bulawayo. The school walked away with the floating trophy¬†and $500 in prizes. The competition hosted ... Read More »