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Heath Streak banned for eight years under ICC Anti-Corruption Code

Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak has been banned from all cricket for eight years after he accepted five charges of breaching the ICC Anti-Corruption Code. Mr. Streak was charged as a participant under the Code by virtue of his status as the coach of Zimbabwe from 2016 to 2018 and as the coach of various domestic […]

Family Of Slain Byo Man Sues Kazembe And ZRP For Causing Munakopa’s Death

The family of the late Paul Munakopa has sued Home Affairs Minister Hon. Kazembe Kazembe, Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) Commissioner-General Godwin Matanga and two police officers for causing the death of the late Bulawayo resident. In summons filed recently at Bulawayo High Court, former ZLHR Board Chairperson and senior member Josephat Tshuma representing the Munakopa […]

Zimbabwe Cricket Players, Staff Jabbed

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has once again taken the lead by making arrangements for its staff and players to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Some ZC employees voluntarily received the jab this weekend after the organisation heeded the call by the government for all citizens to get vaccinated for the coronavirus. “We as ZC have taken this […]

Court Acquits Twin Sisters Charged For Unnecessary Movement During Lockdown

A Mutare Magistrate on Tuesday 6 April 2021 acquitted two Mutare residents Precious and Priviledge Gwatidzo, who are twin sisters, after they stood trial on charges of unnecessary movement during the national lockdown period imposed by government in 2020 in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus. Precious and Priviledge aged 30 years, had […]

CBZ Bank Launches Student Visa Credit Card

CBZ Bank has launched a Student Visa Credit Card which is specially designed for students. The card is available to any student registered with any local or international University or any Academic/Professional Institution.  Students who are non-CBZ account holders can also apply for the card. Students can make payments using the CBZ Visa Credit student […]

Holy Ten, Stunner Beefing?

Tension appears to be growing between seasoned Hip-Hop artist, Stunner and his budding counterpart Holy Ten following subtle jabs they have been throwing at each other on social media. Posting on micro-blogging platform, Twitter, earlier today, Holy Ten threw a subliminal message which posed like hit on Stunner writing, “Chenjera kupera sekupera kwamukoma (Beware of […]

Masakadza brothers rescue Mountaineers after rocky start

Southern Rocks – 292 and 36-1 in 9 overs (Innocent Kaia 20, Brian Mudzinganyama 13*, Patrick Mambo 3*; Victor Nyauchi 1/23) Mountaineers – 211 all out in 66 overs (Tony Munyonga 58, Wellington Masakadza 54, Shingi Masakadza 50; Travor Mutsamba 4/60, Andre Odendaal 2/27, Tendai Chisoro 2/44) Day 2 – Stumps: Rocks lead by 117 […]

Fans Rip Into Upcoming Hip-Hop Artist

Underground hip-hop musician, R-Peels -real name Bruce Mungoyo has stirred social media controversy after labelling a section of his music consumers as ‘losers’. Posting on Microblogging site, Twitter, R-Peels hinted that artists could make much more than “losers” working in  conventional 9am to 5pm jobs. “Dear Artists, 500 fans who buy your album for 5dollars […]

Zimbabwe to host Pakistan for Test, T20I series

Zimbabwe will host Pakistan in April-May for two Test matches and three Twenty20 international (T20I) games. All the matches will be played at Harare Sports Club, with no spectators allowed in the stadium. The tour will begin with the T20I series scheduled for 21, 23 and 25 April – the matches are set to start […]