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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 »

Include sports education in curriculum:AUSC

Include sports education in curriculum:AUSC

By Samantha Ndebele and Senzeni Ncube The African Union Sports Council (AUSC) has called for the inclusion of sports education in schools curricula and inclusion of athletes with disabilities in all aspects of the sports system. The AUSC Region 5 delegates met in Bulawayo Wednesday ... Read More »

Fifa crisis: South Africa to probe bribe claims

Fifa crisis: South Africa to probe bribe claims

An elite police unit in South Africa is to launch a preliminary inquiry into allegations that officials paid bribes to help secure the 2010 World Cup. The announcement came after an opposition party handed documents to the Hawks unit about the claims of bribery. Ex-Fifa ... Read More »

Fifa crisis: Ex-official Chuck Blazer details bribe-taking

Fifa crisis: Ex-official Chuck Blazer details bribe-taking

Former top Fifa official Chuck Blazer has admitted that he and others on the executive committee agreed to accept bribes in conjunction with the choice of South Africa as 2010 World Cup host. The American said he also helped to arrange bribes over the 1998 ... Read More »

ZIFA in hunt for new kit supplier

ZIFA in hunt for new kit supplier

THE TROUBLED Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has begun the search for new technical partners to supply them with all national teams training and match day uniforms. “Zimbabwe Football Association, a member of COSAFA, CAF and FIFA is inviting reputable companies to submit their applications for ... Read More »

BCC keen to retain Youth Games equipment

BCC keen to retain Youth Games equipment

BULAWAYO City Council is eager to retain all infrastructure and sporting equipment used during the Region 5 Under-20 Youth Games as it wants to develop the city into a major sporting hub. The city hosted the games which were said to be a success in ... Read More »

Youth Games staff will be paid: Langa

Youth Games staff will be paid: Langa

MINISTER of Sport, Arts and Culture, Andrew Langa, has  vowed that all supporting staff and service providers who participated in the 2014 African Union Sport Council (AUSC) Under 20 youth games held last year in December would definitely be paid. Addressing a press conference on ... Read More »

Former Warriors skipper Peter Ndlovu robbed

Former Warriors skipper Peter Ndlovu robbed

FORMER Warriors skipper and Highlanders legend Peter Ndlovu was on New Year’s Eve robbed of cash and his family’s travelling documents while on holiday in Zimbabwe, from his South African base. Ndlovu, now manager at South African Absa Premier Soccer League champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, yesterday ... Read More »

Whatmore expected to be named Zimbabwe coach

Whatmore expected to be named Zimbabwe coach

Dav Whatmore is expected to be appointed as Zimbabwe’s coach ahead of the 2015 World Cup, replacing Stephen Mangongo who was sacked from the position earlier in December after a five-month tenure. The support staff will also include a new batting coach, who is yet to ... Read More »

Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Andrew Langa has assured artists who participated at the just ended Africa Union Sport Council Region 5 under 20 youth games that government will fulfil its contractual obligations for services they rendered during the regional sporting extravaganza. Addressing artists and ... Read More »