Chamisa Worried About Opposition Clampdown After Rally Blast

ZIMBABWE’S main opposition leader on Wednesday said he feared the government would use a blast that hit a weekend rally by President Emmerson Mnangagwa as ... Full story

More Than 200 People Killed In Weekend Violence In Central Nigeria

More than 200 people were killed over the weekend in violence in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, the state governor said, making it one of the ... Full story

ED To Make Sweeping Changes To Security After Blast Scare

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to make a sweeping changes on his security details following last week incident when a bomb exploded at a political ... Full story

Mnangagwa Set To Beef Up Security After Byo Blast

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is reportedly set to make sweeping changes in his security team after he escaped with his life when a bomb exploded at ... Full story

Egypt Fires Coach After Barren World Cup Campaign

EGYPT’S national football coach, Hector Cuper has been relieved of his duties by the country’s football association, following the unsuccessful campaign at the World Cup ... Full story

Ex-Magistrate Faces Rape, Victim Claims Lost Virginity

FORMER Gutu Resident Magistrate Edwin Marecha (37) has appeared at the Harare Magistrate Courts in Harare facing two counts of rape after he allegedly slept ... Full story

Twenty People In Court In Ethiopia Following Grenade Attack

TWENTY people appeared in court in the Ethiopian capital on Monday following a grenade attack at a rally for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in which ... Full story

Two Die Following White City Explosion At Zanu PF Rally

HARARE – A blast that narrowly missed Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa at a pre-election rally has claimed two victims, a senior medical official said Monday. "Unfortunately ... Full story

Byo Blast A Zanu PF Ploy To Portray Matebeleland As Violent: Zapu

THE opposition Zapu party has sensationally claimed that the fatal explosion that occurred during a Zanu PF campaign rally at White City Stadium in Bulawayo ... Full story

Mo Salah Considering Quitting Egyptian National Team

Liverpool star Mo Salah is considering ending his international career when the World Cup reaches its conclusion. Salah, who scored 44 goals for the Reds last ... Full story

Stop Playing With Fire, Shiri Says To Byo Blast Offenders

AGRICULTURE minister, former Air Force of Zimbabwe (AFZ) commander Air Chief Marshal Perrance Shiri on Sunday warned those behind the “terrorist” explosion that rocked the ... Full story

SADC Says To Evaluate ED Assassination Attempt And Take 'Appropriate Steps'

SOUTH African President Cyril Ramaphosa, who also chairs the Southern African Development Community (SADC) has condemned the bomb blast which left at least 41 people ... Full story

VP Chiwenga: State To Provide Security To All Presidential Candidates

Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired) on Sunday described as an act of terrorism the explosion that rocked White City Stadium in Bulawayo on Saturday ... Full story

England Thrash Panama 6-1 To Qualify For WC Knockout Stages

CAPTAIN Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as England secured qualification to the Round of 16 with a game to spare by thrashing Panama 6-1 in ... Full story

Cyril Ramaphosa Condemns Zimbabwe Bomb Blast

South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the bomb blast at a stadium in Bulawayo‚ Zimbabwe‚ during a Zanu PF rally on Saturday. Zimbabwe President Emmerson ... Full story

Police Says 49 People Injured In Bulawayo Blast

ZIMBABWE police said on Sunday 49 people were injured in the explosion at President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s a political rally on Saturday, with the number expected ... Full story

Nigeria's 'Lionel Musa' Warns Argentina: 'I Always Score Against Messi's Teams'

  Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa became ‘Lionel Musa’ on social media in Argentina on Friday after his two goals against Iceland which not only put the Africans ... Full story

ED Assassination Attempt: VP Mohadi, Muchingiri Hospitalised

Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba told the Herald that most of the injured people have been attended to and discharged. “Vice President Mohadi is nursing some ... Full story

Airline Passenger Loses Job For Using K-Word

Alochna Moodley, who admitted to using the k-word in reference to a black flight captain and passengers in an SMS, has been dismissed from work ... Full story

Vote To Register Anger With Zec: Bakare

RETIRED Anglican Bishop and civic rights activist, Sebastian Bakare has urged Zimbabweans to go out and vote in their numbers to register their anger at ... Full story

4 EU Nations Endorse Vetting Migrants In Africa

Hungary's prime minister says a group of countries in eastern Europe supports the idea of setting up screening centres "hotspots" outside the European Union where ... Full story

Crowd Arrests Gweru Carjacker

GWERU -   Magistrate Phathekile Msipa last week sentenced Joseph Shonhiwa (36), of House Number 102 Mark Road, Ridgemont, to five years imprisonment for armed robbery ... Full story

BBC Presenter Called Out For 'Racist' World Cup Tweet Against Senegal

British businessman turned BBC TV star Alan Sugar came under fire Wednesday after tweeting a picture of the Senegal national football team with the caption ... Full story

Russian Women Urged To Avoid Sex With Foreigners During World Cup

RUSSIAN women should avoid sex with non-white foreign men during the soccer World Cup because they could become single mothers to mixed race children, a ... Full story

No Legal Action Will Stop Elections: ZEC

HARARE ‑ The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has on Monday, told opposition parties to lodge their complaints after the elections, effectively dousing their hopes of ... Full story

Chamisa To Take MDC-T Brand Tag-Of-War To The Wire

OPPOSITION MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa has vowed to “do everything possible” to force the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) to reverse its decision to ... Full story

MDC-T Records More Cases Of Electoral Violence Than Zanu PF

A REPORT by human rights non-governmental organisation, the Zimbabwe Peace Project (ZPP) for the month of June has revealed that the main opposition MDC-T recorded ... Full story

Man Convicted For Stealing Neighbour's Wife

MWENEZI - A man who on countless occasions engaged in a series of sexual escapades with his neighbour's wife, was last week arraigned before Chief ... Full story

Indonesian Killed By His Mother's Falling Coffin

AN Indonesian man was killed when his mother's coffin fell from a funeral tower and crushed him during a service on the island of Sulawesi, ... Full story

Woman Thrown Off Plane For Calling Pilot The K-Word

A woman was reportedly removed from a Kulula flight on Friday evening, after another passenger heard her call the pilot the K-word.  Nadine Watkins, who ... Full story

Angola Seeks Conviction Of Journalist And Press Freedom Hero

AN Angolan prosecutor on Friday sought the conviction of outspoken rights activist and journalist Rafael Marques for accusing a former attorney general of corruption in ... Full story

Cristiano Ronaldo 1-0 Lionel Messi In World Cup Duel

Cristiano Ronaldo has emphatically won the first round of his World Cup duel with eternal rival Lionel Messi — revelling in the adulation after his ... Full story

Mass Wedding For 4 000 Couples

MORE than 4 000 couples from different churches under the Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe around the country gathered for a mass marriage last week ... Full story

Mnangagwa Receives Rare Praise From Gays

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has received rare praise from the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community for abandoning his predecessor Robert Mugabe’s politics of ... Full story

Zanu PF To Win Elections Resoundingly: VP Mohadi

THE ruling Zanu PF party says it is heading for a landslide victory in the coming harmonised polls with Vice President and Second Secretary of ... Full story

Poll Nomination Ignites Chamisa, Mnangagwa Duel

HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa registered on Thursday for Zimbabwe's first national elections of the post-Mugabe era, with his main rival Nelson Chamisa hoping to ... Full story

Panic Grips Northern Mozambique After 'Terrorist' Incident At Supermarket

PANIC reportedly gripped northern Mozambique after reports of terrorists storming a supermarket emerged on social media. According to BBC, a group of armed men – possibly ... Full story

Parties Jostle For Nomination Papers

CANDIDATES from various political parties jostled to file their nomination papers in Bulawayo and Matabeleland North provinces on Thursday amid fears of duplication by the ... Full story

Zim Donkeys Stolen, Skinned To Feed Chinese

DAWN was just beginning to break when Joseph Kamonjo Kariuki woke to find his donkeys missing. The villager searched the bush frantically for the animals ... Full story

Give Parties Equal Coverage, VP Mohadi Tells Media

VICE President Kembo Mohadi has urged the media to give equal coverage to political parties ahead of the upcoming elections as they all had to ... Full story

State Media Sued Over Partisan Reporting

PARLIAMENTARY watchdog, Firinne Trust also known as Veritas, has petitioned the High Court seeking an order compelling State media journalists to give equal coverage to ... Full story

Britain Issues Travel Warning To Mozambique

MAPUTO – Britain advised citizens on Tuesday against travelling to an area in northeastern Mozambique after a series of attacks by groups with links to ... Full story

MDC-T Top Official Dumps Job Over 'Pressure Of Work'

By Upenyu Chaota Masvingo, July 13, 2018 -The Nelson Chamisa led MDC-T has suffered a blow here as the provincial chairperson James Gumbi has called it ... Full story

Zanu PF, MDC-T Hog Media Space As Poll Looms: Survey

By Nkosana Dlamini Harare, June 13, 2018 - A recent survey by media based NGO, Media Monitors has revealed that Zanu PF and the MDC-T have ... Full story

Mutinhiri Says Can Do Without Chamisa Alliance

THE National Patriotic Front (NPF) does not need an alliance to win the crunch July 30, party leader Ambrose Mutinhiri has insisted. Formed with the backing ... Full story

US Warns Of 'Imminent Attacks' In Mozambique

MAPUTO - The US embassy in Mozambique said on Friday it had "information pointing to the likelihood of imminent attacks" in the country's north, which ... Full story

‘Excited’ Salah Misses Egypt’s First Training Session In Russia

LIVERPOOL star Mohamed Salah sat out Egypt training again on Sunday following the north Africans’ arrival in Grozny ahead of the World Cup in Russia. Nursing ... Full story

Mohadi Under Fire Over Gukurahundi Remarks

VICE-PRESIDENT Kembo Mohadi has come under fire over his recent alleged unsavoury remarks over Gukurahundi, where he was quoted as saying that activists from Matabeleland ... Full story

Jean-Pierre Bemba: Congo Warlord's Conviction Overturned

THE International Criminal Court (ICC) has overturned the conviction for war crimes and crimes against humanity of former Democratic Republic of Congo Vice-President Jean-Pierre Bemba. Bemba ... Full story

Russian Brothels Closing Ahead Of 2018 World Cup

MOSCOW - For Russian prostitutes, the World Cup and its testosterone-charged fans could have meant big business. But in reality many will stay away from ... Full story

Promiscuous Prison Officer In Trouble As Wife, Girlfriends Gang Up

MASVINGO – A Masvingo prison officer who is accused of being promiscuous to the extent that he cannot stay with one wife for a while ... Full story

Maridadi Urges Govt Confrontation Over Elusive Radio Licensing

By Nkosana Dlamini Harare, June 09, 2018 - MABVUKU-Tafara legislator, James Maridadi has urged community radio stations to invest more effort towards pursuing political solutions to ... Full story

Burundi: Pierre Nkurunziza Says Will Not Run For President In 2020

BURUNDI’S president Pierre Nkurunziza made a surprise announcement on Thursday, saying he will not contest in the country’s next presidential elections in 2020. The announcement came ... Full story

Chamisa: Zim Soldiers Who Fought Moza, DRC Wars To Receive War Vets Perks

THE MDC Alliance says it will draft in Zimbabwean soldiers once deployed in Mozambican and DRC wars among the country’s bona fide war veterans who ... Full story

Poll Survey Places Mnangagwa Ahead Of Chamisa

A Mass Public Opinion Institute (MPOI) survey says 42% of registered voters will vote for Zanu PF leader, President Emmerson Mnangagwa if elections were held ... Full story

Dynamos boss Kenny Mubaiwa resigns

DYNAMOS president Keni Mubaiwa has resigned from his post with immediate effect amid pressure from supporters calling for his immediate resignation, following the team’s under ... Full story

US Organisations Assess Zim’s Preparedness For Polls

By Hendricks Chizhanje Harare, June 07, 2018 - THE National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) will field a joint delegation to assess the ... Full story

NewsDay Journalist Charged With Assaulting Deputy Minister

NEWSDAY reporter Blessed Mhlanga was on 5 June 2018 charged with contravening Section 89 of the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act arising from his ... Full story

'Do Not Provoke Me' - Zuma Warns Detractors

FORMER president Jacob Zuma has "warned" those who continue to speak about him in public not to "provoke" him. Zuma told his detractors to keep quiet ... Full story

Tanzanians Pay Last Respects To Conjoined Twins

THE funeral of the famous Tanzanian conjoined twins who died over the weekend has been held at the Ruaha Catholic University in the southern highlands. 22 ... Full story

EFF hits out at ANC over SA airports name change proposals

The EFF has hit out at the ANC over its proposed renaming of Cape Town International Airport to Nelson Mandela International Airport, saying the proposal ... Full story

US organisations assess Zim’s preparedness for polls

By Hendricks Chizhanje   THE National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) will field a joint delegation to assess the government and ... Full story

US organisations assess Zim’s preparedness for polls

By Handrikse Chizhanje THE   National   Democratic Institute (NDI) and the International Republican Institute (IRI) will field a joint delegation to assess the government and other stakeholders’ readiness ... Full story

Zim Media Under Fire Over Biased Reportage

THE Media Monitoring Project of Zimbabwe (MMPZ) has challenged local media outlets to play their constitutional role of giving equal coverage to all political parties ... Full story

Ghana: Top Journalist in graft accusations hours before explosive documentary is aired

WITH just hours to go before Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ documentary on alleged corruption in Ghana’s football community premieres, the investigative journalist is facing accusations on ... Full story

Zimbabwe Set For June 16-August Rugby Africa Gold Cup

CAPE TOWN, South Africa - THE 2018 edition of the Rugby Africa Gold Cup, a qualifier for the 2019 Rugby World Cup, will be played ... Full story

Moza's New Opposition Leader Goes Into Hiding

THE new leader of Mozambique's main opposition has followed the lead of his predecessor and gone into hiding in the forests of the country's interior, ... Full story

Prepare For An Influx Of South Africans - Chamisa

BEITBRIDGE residents must ready themselves for an influx of South Africans coming through the border to do business in Zimbabwe as the MDC T is ... Full story

Malema: Why Would You Be A Domestic Worker If You Have Land?

EFF leader Julius Malema has reminded the youth that they are responsible for ushering in a revolution. "You must do what you believe in," he said. Malema ... Full story

Magufuli Leads Tanzanians Mourning Death Of 22 Year Old Conjoined Twins

TANZANIA’S president John Pombe Magufuli is leading a nation that is mourning the death of 22 year old conjoined twins Maria and Consolata Mwakikuti, who ... Full story

Russia 2018: Neymar Returns In Scoring Style As Brazil Beat Croatia

NEYMAR scored on his return to action after three months out through injury as Brazil warmed up for the World Cup with a 2-0 friendly ... Full story

Chamisa Invades Chiwenga’s Territory

MDC Alliance presidential candidate, Nelson Chamisa will today address a rally at Mt St Mary’s in Wedza, an area close to Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga’s rural ... Full story

Mnangagwa Assures Investors He Will Be Around After Polls

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa told foreign investors on Friday that his ruling ZANU-PF party would still be in power after the July elections and dismissed the ... Full story

Zim's Contested Voter Roll A Key Battleground

PADDED out with babies, dead people and phantom voters, Zimbabwe's electoral roll has long been a contentious feature of its elections and is accused of ... Full story

Connemara Pleads For Prisoners

GWERU – Prison guards at Connemara are heading cattle, tending to fields and guarding crops against baboons because the recent Amnesty by President Mnangagwa has ... Full story

News SABC Sets Up Inquiries Into Editorial Interference, Sexual Harassment

THE SABC will be turning the spotlight on itself this coming month as it begins investigations into allegations of editorial interference and sexual harassment in ... Full story

Kenya To Probe 10 Banks On Suspicion Of Handling Stolen Funds

KENYAN authorities will investigate 10 financial institutions suspected of handling funds that were stolen from the government’s National Youth Service (NYS), the director of criminal ... Full story