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October 31, 2017 12:13 AM MDC-T plunged into chaos

Mr Tsvangirai, who is battling cancer of the colon, returned home from South Africa on October 13 after spending almost a month receiving treatment in the neighbouring country. After his return, Mr Tsvangirai cancelled a meeting of the party’s national standing committee that he was scheduled to chair in Harare on October 16 with insiders raising fears 266

October 30, 2017 1:57 PM Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai's Health Woes Cast Doubt On Anti-Mugabe Coalition

A picture of Morgan Tsvangirai, Welshman Ncube and Tendai Biti holding hands after addressing a joint rally for the first time in over a decade seemed to re-energise those pushing for an end to President Robert Mugabe's 37-year long rule. The rally at the iconic Zimbabwe Grounds in Harare raised hopes that the splintered opposition had finally seen the light 209

October 25, 2017 2:12 AM Zec registers 1 million voters

The commission’s public relations director Mr Justin Manyau yesterday said he was happy with progress in the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise. “We have reached the one million voter registration mark and we’re confident that we’ll be able to register all the people that qualify to vote. “The Commission would like to inform the public that it has the capacity 169

October 24, 2017 5:46 AM Houseboat brings Vic Falls to a halt

BUSINESS temporarily screeched to a halt in Victoria Falls town yesterday afternoon, as residents jostled to catch a glimpse of a huge luxurious houseboat which passed through the tourist resort town en route to Botswana. Some residents braved the scorching heat as they escorted the boat from Lupinyu shopping centre along Bulawayo-Victoria Falls Highway 155

October 17, 2017 6:00 AM WATCH: Houseboat brings Bulawayo to a standstill

BULAWAYO residents for the past two days have been jostling to catch a glimpse of the African Dream, a houseboat believed to be one of the biggest to have been built in Zimbabwe which is destined for Namibia. The houseboat was built at GDI Engineering in Msasa, Harare is on its way to Victoria Falls en route to Namibia. According to the boat's handlers 528

October 11, 2017 12:26 AM Voter registration off to a slow start in Byo

Bulawayo provincial elections officer Mr Innocent Ncube said a few people visited registration centres yesterday. He said the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) is ready to assist people with the registration. Zec is also distributing fliers and conducting door-to-door campaigns for the electorate to register as voters as part of the registration blitz 178

October 9, 2017 10:17 PM ZEC rolls out voter registration blitz

A Zimbabwe Electoral Commission official assists Mr Leonard Pundu (left) from Hatfield to have his fingerprints scanned by a BVR kit at a registration centre in Mbare, Harare yesterday. ZEC is intensifying the exercise by opening more registration centres countrywide. — (Picture by Kudakwashe Hunda) “Everything is on course for the extensive exercise 138

September 27, 2017 2:08 AM Hlanganani/Sanganai World Tourism Expo roars to life

THE 10th edition of Hlanganani/Sanganai World Tourism Expo roars to life today, with 350 companies having registered to participate, organisers of the event have revealed. The expo, running to Sunday in Bulawayo, is the country’s premier travel and tourism showcase that is now officially recognised on the world tourism calendar and has been successfully 125

September 18, 2017 11:15 AM South Africa/Zambia: Banyana to Take On Zambia in Cup Semi-Final

The Banyana Banyana national women's football side played to a 1-1 draw with Botswana in their final Group C match in the 2017 COSAFA Women's Championship in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, on Sunday. The result was enough to see the South Africans finish top of the group with seven points, following two wins and a draw. Banyana Banyana will face Zambia, who topped 109

September 18, 2017 12:52 AM Shepolopolo will face South Africa in the semifinals

Shepolopolo will face South Africa in the semifinals of the ongoing COSAFA Women’s Championship on Thursday after winning Group A with seven points. South Africa also won Group C with seven points after Sunday’s 1-1 draw against Botwana. The Zambian Women coached by Albert Kachinga on Sunday wrapped up group matches in style after thumping Madagascar 97