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I am not ED's son: Minister

8 December 2017 NEW Sport, Arts and Culture minister Kazembe Kazembe has described as "social media nonsense" allegations that he could be the son of President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

Robert Mugabe resigns

22 November 2017 Zimbabweans celebrated late into the night after Robert Mugabe resigned as president.

Mugabe resigns

22 November 2017 Zimbabweans celebrated late into the night after Robert Mugabe resigned as president.

Rags to riches, rise & fall of 'Gucci Grace'

20 November 2017 Even before Tuesday night's dramatic events, which could yet mark the end of her rags-to-riches story, it had not been a great year for President Robert Mugabe's mercurial wife, Grace.

Relegation battles intensifies

3 November 2017 THE battle to survive relegation from the Castle Lager Premiership continues this weekend with at least nine teams still not yet safe.

Mathias Mhere in maiden Aussie tour

3 November 2017 GOSPEL musician Mathias Mhere will next Saturday perform for the first time in Sydney, Australia.

Let's hang our heads in shame

3 November 2017 SOMETIMES we wonder whether as a country we are collectively cursed, from the trivial to the national, everything for Zimbabwe seems to go wrong.

Cases dismissed because of time lapse

3 November 2017 Many cases are being dismissed because they would have expired because of time lapse as guaranteed by the Constitution which states that suspects have the right to be tried within a reasonable period of time.

Health minister blasted over health post

3 November 2017 CRITICS have savaged Health minister David Parirenyatwa for proudly officiating at the opening of a small health post in Nyanga at a time his government was splashing millions on vehicles.

MP accused of Jah Prayzah attack

3 November 2017 THE attack on musician Jah Prayzah spilled into Parliament on Wednesday with Norton Independent legislator Temba Mliswa accusing Zanu PF Harare South MP Shadreck Mashayamombe of being behind the assault.

Mhofu's plea to players

27 October 2017 ZPC KARIBA coach Sunday Chidzambwa has challenged his charges to stay focused in the remaining five matches of the Castle Lager Premiership.

Controversy stalks Andy Muridzo

27 October 2017 RISING music star Andy Muridzo can be both a hero and villain in equal measure. His music talent, which has spawned hits such Dherira, Emma and Chidhafu Dhunda, has never been doubted but it has been counteracted on a regular basis by his knack of attracting controversy.

Spare a thought for the poor girl

27 October 2017 When prices of basic commodities shoot up, rarely do people think about the downtrodden girl-child who, as nature demands, must have sanitary wear on a monthly basis but because of the prevailing economic hardships go without, drop out of school and at times is forced into early marriage.

Soldier caught in toilet with neighbour's daughter

27 October 2017 A SOLDIER was reportedly caught pants down in his neighbour's toilet while caressing and negotiating for sexual favours from his friend's 13-year-old daughter.

Mugabe mocked over WHO exit

27 October 2017 PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is the butt of jokes once again following the embarrassing stripping of an ambassadorial position the World Health Organisation (WHO) that had been bestowed on him by the organisation last week.

'Motorists produce party cards at roadblocks'

27 October 2017 MOTORISTS are producing political party cards at roadblocks and there seems to be lawlessness on the roads, Transport and Infrastructural Development minister Joram Gumbo said this week.

Teens 'swallowed' in sex clubs

27 October 2017 WHEN the light of day fades in Harare's Central Business District, evil creeps out as night becomes a cesspool of all manner of depravity.

Shabanie want more

13 October 2017 SHABANIE Mine are playing for much more than three points when they host title-chasing Chicken Inn in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Maglas Stadium today.

Jah Prayzah's biggest gamble

13 October 2017 WITH the cheapest ticket pegged at a pricey $20, the launch of Jah Prayzah's latest album Kutonga Kwaro at the Harare International Conference Centre tonight will surely be a big test case of the music star's crowd-pulling prowess.

People should register to vote

13 October 2017 BY NOW, it is stale news that President Robert Mugabe recycled his Cabinet and appointed, rather curiously, the dubious Ignatius Chombo to the vital Finance ministry.

Pastor barred from church

13 October 2017 AN APOSTOLIC Faith Mission (AFM) in Zimbabwe pastor has approached the High Court after he was barred from the church following several indiscipline allegations against him.

'Teacher rapes wife's sister (11)'

13 October 2017 A MHONDORO man reportedly raped his wife's 11-year-old sister after she had refused to accept his love proposal before throwing away the girl's torn clothes in a blair toilet.

Harare to honour Lobel

13 October 2017 HARARE City Council (HCC) has resolved to confer civic honours to Peter Lobel for his outstanding public service to the city.

'Farmers must begin agric season preps'

13 October 2017 THE Meteorological Services Department (MSD) has urged farmers to start preparing for the upcoming 2017-18 agriculture season in the wake of light showers that fell this week.

Big brains hounded out of Zim

2 October 2017 MAVERICK businessman and Zanu PF member Philip Chiyangwa surprised many when he questioned government's decision to hound out of the country several business people.

Call to intensify BVR education to masses

2 October 2017 ACTIVISTS, political parties and civic groups were urged to help in educating Zimbabweans about the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) process as citizens register as voters ahead of the 2018 elections.

Housemaid sexually abuses employer's 7-year-old son

2 October 2017 A HOUSEMAID who shared the same bed with her employer's seven-year-old son appeared in court this week on charges of sexually assaulting the minor.

Residents protest sale of Harare Gardens

2 October 2017 WITH the sale of Harare Gardens almost complete, Combined Harare Residents Association (Chra) has urged residents to resist the sale.

Govt adopts green tourism

2 October 2017 The Government of Zimbabwe is adopting green tourism approaches within the tourism sector. The initiative is in line with the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)'s drive towards sustainable development.

Makore over the moon

2 October 2017 MIGHTY Warriors striker Rutendo "Madzimai" Makore has expressed delight after clinching the Golden Boot at the just-ended Cosafa Women's Championships in Bulawayo.

It's politics stupid!

2 October 2017 TIME has a way of revealing all things and the past few days have been a revelation on the bond notes that were introduced last year by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to substitute the scarce United States dollar.

I am not dating Mnangagwa: MP

26 September 2017 MATABELELAND South legislator Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga said she is not dating Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, contrary to what some media sections have reported.

Mahofa dies

14 August 2017 HARARE - Masvingo provincial affairs minister, Shuvai Mahofa, has died.

Zuma survives no-confidence vote

9 August 2017 The South African president, Jacob Zuma, has narrowly survived a motion of no confidence against him in parliament, the most serious attempt yet to unseat him after months of growing anger over allegations of corruption and a sinking economy.

Maid mixes food with menstrual blood, urine

4 August 2017 A housemaid originally from Mhondoro shocked church congregants when she confessed that she fed her employers food mixed with menstrual blood and urine among other unimaginable stuff in protest over outstanding wages.

Zanu PF wars turn biblical

4 August 2017 ZANU PF wars to succeed President Robert Mugabe have turned biblical as senior party officials stampede to make Bible references in a bid to advance certain political points.

Police recruits learn sign language

4 August 2017 POLICE in Zimbabwe are now covering sign language as part of their training in a bid to accommodate the marginalised communities in the country.

Brisk business for sex pill traders

4 August 2017 DESPITE the country's current cash crisis that has seen many businesses struggle to keep going, the sex pill business is flourishing as they now even sell cash on the black market, the WeekendPost can reveal.

Soldier nabbed over elephant tasks

4 August 2017 A SOLDIER who was trapped and arrested while dealing in elephant tasks was denied bail by a court yesterday.

More professionals join music fray

4 August 2017 MORE professionals are abandoning their jobs to venture into music production, which has become a passionate hobby for many while others are doing it on a part-time basis.

Zim's own Aubameyang

4 August 2017 SPOTTING a loud mohawk hairstyle, you can easily mistake Talbott Mthombeni for Gabon captain and Borrusia Dortmund football ace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

China pays $125m for Zim tobacco

4 August 2017 CHINA has so far imported tobacco worth $125 million from Zimbabwe after the Asian economic giant snapped up 15,6 million of the golden leaf at an auction price of $8,06 per kilogramme (kg).

Zanu PF fights over 'Mudhara Achauya'

31 July 2017 ZANU PF's warring factions are tussling over Jah Prayzah's hit song, Mudhara Vachauya, which has also become  a theme song at President Robert Mugabe's recent rallies.

'Ministers shun Parly for small houses'

31 July 2017 MDC vice president Nelson Chamisa has sarcastically accused Cabinet ministers of avoiding Parliament business to attend to their "small houses".

JCNF lines up Joshua Nkomo memorial lectures

31 July 2017 ORGNISERS of the late Vice President Joshua Nkomo memorial lectures have revealed that they have incorporated government as part of circumventing chaos similar to the one which was witnessed in South Africa last month during one of the lectures.

Zanu PF needs to be stopped

31 July 2017 ON TUESDAY, Zanu PF legislators passed the Constitution Amendment Bill (No.1) into law and - in less than four hours - undid the efforts made by the majority in 2013 in coming up with a so-called people-driven Constitution.

City look up to Samanja

31 July 2017 HARARE City coach Philani Ncube has praised Tendai Samanja for the progress he has made under his guidance so far and expects the midfielder to play a leading role when they face CAPS United in a Castle Lager Premiership match on Sunday at the National Sports Stadium.

Zim to establish tourism zones

31 July 2017 ZIMBABWE is set to establish 11 Tourism Development Zones (TDZ) aimed at growing tourism under its National Tourism Master Plan (NTMP), a Cabinet minister said.

Challenge for adolescents to access contraceptives

31 July 2017 WITH a commendable 68 percent contraceptive prevalence rate, Zimbabwe is faced with a huge task of getting adolescents to access contraceptives, in order to reduce the number of unintended pregnancies and unsafe abortions.

We only promised 2,2m informal jobs: Zanu PF

21 July 2017 SOCIAL media has gone crazy over Zanu PF legislator Psychology Maziwisa's claim that his party has created over three million jobs in the past four years they have been in government, according to its election promises.