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Former President FW de Klerk Has Died

FW de Klerk, the last president of apartheid South Africa and a key actor in the country’s transition to democracy, has died. The FW de Klerk Foundation’s spokesperson Dave Steward confirmed his death to News24 on Thursday. “The former president died earlier this morning at his home in Fresnaye after his struggle against cancer. He […]

JUST IN: Vice President Mohadi Resigns

Vice President Kembo Mohadi has resigned from his position following the exposure of his sexual shenanigans with a number of women from his office. In his resignation letter, Mohadi said his decision to resign is a way of respecting citizens some of whom he said were affected by the “falsehoods and character assassination.” Hard as […]

Just In: Fadzayi Mahere Tests Positive To COVID-19

MDC-A spokesperson, Advocate Fadzayi Mahere announced Wednesday that she tested positive to COVID-19, two days after being released from Remand Prison. In a Facebook post, Mahere said she has “a cough and fever”. During her time at Chikurubi Maximum Prison, Mahere said she was placed in an isolation cell at the quarantine sections.   Despite […]

Jacob Mafume Granted Bail

Harare Mayor Jacob Mafume has been granted ZWL$40 000 bail after being behind bars since 11 December 2020 for allegedly trying to bribe a witness in his court case. According to his defense team, Mafume was reportedly ill and in need of medical attention while in prison. His lawyers argued that the suspended Mayor was […]

JUST IN: Hopewell Chin’ono Arrested

The police have for the third time arrested journalist Hopewell Chin’ono and charged him with communicating falsehoods over his tweet in which he said an officer had beaten and killed a child while attempting to hit a kombi along Second Street in Harare. Chin’ono announced his arrest on Twitter saying the police were taking him […]

JUST IN: Mutare City Town Clerk Dies

Mutare City Town Clerk, Mr Joshua Maligwa has died. Senior Management confirmed his death with council public relations manager, Mr Spren Mtiwi, also confirming the untimely demise of Maligwa. Mutiwi could however could not give more details saying the local authority will soon publish a statement through the Mayor, Councilor Blessing Tandi. The cause of […]

Children, The Most Affected By COVID 19 Pandemic: UNICEF

UNICEF in partnership with Youth Advocates have targeted the improved participation of children and young people in the HIV and COVID-19 response programming. According to UNICEF, children and young people are the most affected population by the two pandemics. In a statement, UNICEF said the impact of the virus on the world’s children and young […]

Hopewell Chin’ono Granted Bail

High Court judge Justice Terrence Chitapi granted bail to journalist Hopewell Chin’ono ending his 17 days detention at Chikurubi maximum prison. In passing his judgement, Justice Chitapi said Harare Magistrate, Marehwanazvo Gofa had grossly misdirected herself in denying bail to Chin’ono. Justice Chitapi ordered not to use his Twitter account to disseminate messages that undermine […]