Manicaland, Zimbabwe Newswire

Manicaland, Zimbabwe Newswire

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  1. Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe demands fighters' remains at the Natural History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Daily Mail

    Give us back our skulls! Robert Mugabe demands the return of remains of fighters taken as 'war trophies' in the 19th century kept at the Natural History Museum Demand: Robert Mugabe is calling on the UK to return remains currently being stored at the Natural History Museum, which are believed to belong to African resistance fighters Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has demanded that Britain returns human remains believed to belong to African resistance fighters from the 19th century. The Natural History Museum in London is currently home to the skulls believed to have been taken by British settlers from famous resistance fighters in the late 19th century as 'war trophies'.

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  2. .com | Zim reserves right to sue UK over heroes' skulls - lawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | News24

    A bill that seeks to protect Zimbabwe's employers and employees is expected to be gazetted in parliament soon, after thousands lost their jobs in the past few weeks, according to a report. SA-owned, Zimbabwe-based financial services units have reported growth in both the top and bottom line for the half-year ended June 30 2015.

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  3. .com | Mugabe 'bitter' as Zim set to repatriate heroes' skulls from UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | News24

    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has bemoaned the country's economic challenges, indicating that laws may be amended to protect workers and not scare off investors. Reports that one of Cecil the lion's cubs has been killed by a lion trying to mate with its mother are not true, Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority says.

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  4. Mbada's Security Guards Unleash Dogs on Illegal PannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Diamonds.net

    The Zimbabwean: A Rusape man was seriously injured when security guards from Mbada Diamonds in the Marange diamond fields set dogs on him after he was caught illegally panning for diamonds. Spencer Jara, 31, is one of the many illegal panners who have been brutalized by security officers in the controversial diamond fields.

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  5. Zimbabwe: The Grass That Sings ShameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    It's mid-morning and the sun is warming up the cold winter temperatures in Harare. As the city bursts into life, Lynnette makes her way into the city centre from here lodgings in Epworth and heads straight to the Workington Industrial areas south-west of the capital.

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  6. Zimbabwe: Bank Sold Dummy . . . Mutasa, Nyabadza Use State Land As Surety for LoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ARDA Board chairman and businessman Mr Basil Nyabadza has been sucked into a billion-dollar scandal that involves axed Presidential Affairs Minister Didymus Mutasa in which he sourced a $400 000 loan from the Commercial Bank of Zimbabwe using State land as surety, investigations by The Herald have revealed. Government also gazetted for the same purposes Zimati Kop, a farm measuring 1115,58ha being a farm registered in the name of Kenneth C. Ziehl.

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  7. Zanu PF begged for mercy in 2008: TsvangiraiRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Zimbabwe Situation

    Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday revealed how a desperate Zanu PF had dispatched its leading lights to him, allegedly including former State Security minister Nicholas Goche, to try and broker a deal that would save the party's and President Robert Mugabe's bacon after they had lost the March 2008 elections. Amplifying the stunning revelations at the weekend by former Presidential Affairs minister Didymus Mutasa that Zanu PF bigwigs had been left numbed by that surprising loss, the former prime minister's spokesperson, Luke Tamborinyoka, said Zanu PF had initially conceded defeat but soon changed its position and went on to use thuggish methods to remain in power.

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  8. Zanu PF cheated in 2008: MutasaRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Zimbabwe Situation

    One of President Robert Mugabe's former close allies has revealed for the first time that he and other Zanu PF officials were shocked after Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change won the 2008 elections - so shocked that he had rushed to protect Mugabe at his official residence. Didymus Mutasa, now out in the cold after being axed from the ruling party for siding with ousted vice-president Joice Mujuru, said he and others in Zanu PF were "absolutely shocked" when the parliamentary election results were released in 2008.

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  9. Zanu-PF cheated at polls: Mugabe aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    One of President Robert Mugabe's former close allies has revealed for the first time that he and other Zanu-PF officials were shocked after Morgan Tsvangirai's Movement for Democratic Change won the 2008 elections - so shocked that he had rushed to protect Mugabe at his official residence. Didymus Mutasa, now out in the cold after being axed from the ruling party for siding with ousted vice-president Joice Mujuru, said he and others in Zanu-PF were "absolutely shocked" when the parliamentary election results were released in 2008.

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  10. Durban Boardwalk - May 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    THE PLAYHOUSE: Celebrating its 10th anniversary on a two-night spectacular show is the 99% Zulu Comedy. In a celebratory production that comprises comedy fused with top musicians, the audience will be treated to a variety of performances from the old faces of Amahlay' eTheku that used to be hosted at the BAT Centre to the newer faces of the 99% Zulu Comedy.

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  11. Zimbabwe: Alarm Bells Ringing Loud for Highlanders, Caps UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Highlanders and CAPS United are concealed in the shadows of their traditional giant statuses and desperately seek Premier Soccer League redemption when they play Dongo Sawmill and ZPC Kariba respectively this afternoon. Highlanders travel to Rusape for a Vengere date with Dongo while CAPS host Saul Chaminuka's side at the National Sports Stadium.

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  12. Dambudzo Marechera: Africa's literary doppelgangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    As Zimbabwe prepares for A Independence Day on April 18, Charne Lavery looks at one of that country's greatest literary sons. He was thrown out of New College, Oxford, for haphazard tutorial attendance or, the story goes, for attempting to set fire to a building.

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  13. Norway-Zimbabwe partnership founded on chabadzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | United Methodist Church

    Students now studying in what was once a cooling room for vegetables on a commercial farm are looking forward to the classrooms at the new Saungweme Primary School. The Rev.

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  14. Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Hawks Eye Hurungwe West, HeadlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Headlands and Hurungwe West constituencies by-elections set for June 10 this year have generated a lot of interest within Zanu-PF where a host of hopefuls are angling for the seats. The two constituencies fell vacant after Zanu PF recalled from Parliament former secretary for administration Didymus Mutasa, MP for Headlands, and former Mashonaland West chairman Temba Mliswa of Hurungwe West.

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  15. Zimbabwe: Sex Starved Rusape Wife Hangs SelfRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    A RUSAPE woman hanged herself on a tree branch Tuesday in frustration after a row over sex with her husband. The now deceased Nancy Mukwindidza, 31, was reported to have had marital problems with husband Fungai Saunyame, 37, whom she accused of sexually starving her.

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