Articles tagged 'borrowdale'

Kombi routes waived for ZPCS race event 2 November 2018 HARARE - Commuter omnibus route restrictions will be waived to allow kombis to ferry people to the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS) inaugural Commissioner-General Goodwill Trust Fund fundraising horse tournament at Borrowdale Race Course this Saturday. In a statement yesterday,...
Winky D, Freeman light up Castle Tankard 8 May 2017 HARARE - It's not often that an artiste is applauded over and over again at every interval of a live performance, but serial hit maker Winky D is just in a class of his own which critics and fans alike cannot help but marvel at every time he takes to the stage. The Ninja President as Winky D i...
Row over Borrowdale property spills into court 26 April 2017 HARARE - Harare businessman Bernard Mutanga has been dragged to court for refusing to facilitate the transfer of a Borrowdale property he sold a decade ago. Mutanga, who is cited together with the registrar of deeds, was taken to the High Court by Celestino Chenjerai Kanyekanye over the August...
92 drown as floods wreak havoc 9 February 2017 HARARE - At least 92 people have drowned while 10 have died from lightning strikes since the rainy season began in October, a Civil Protection Unit (CPU) surveillance report has said. This comes despite repeated warnings by the CPU and Meteorological Services Department(MSD) against driving th...
Harare floods: No compensation for lodgers 7 February 2017 HARARE - Tenants renting homes that have been affected by flooding will not be compensated under a government assistance scheme, Civil Protection Unit (CPU)'s deputy director, Sibusisiwe Ndlovu, said yesterday. Several properties have been affected by recent flooding and many others remain und...
Govt probes flooded Borrowdale properties' legality 7 February 2017 HARARE - Government is investigating the legality of the homes that were recently ravaged by floods, including those in Borrowdale, after it turned out that some where built on wetlands and waterways, the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) said yesterday. This comes after several houses i...
'Flooded Borrowdale homes built on waterway' 31 January 2017 HARARE - Homes that were ravaged by floods in the affluent Borrowdale suburb last week were actually built on a waterway, the Environmental Management Agency (Ema) has said. The agency's publicity manager, Steady Kangata, said the houses, including Lands minister Douglas Mombeshora's mansion, ...
Mugabe shows mansion to world 2 March 2014 HARARE - African presidents, billionaires, rich local businessmen, diplomats and socialites yesterday attended the opulent wedding of President Robert Mugabe's first daughter Bona. In the process, the estimated 4 000 guests were given a rare opportunity to view the First Family's lavish privat...
Bona wedding: Borrowdale comes to standstill 2 March 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's neighbours had a hell of a day yesterday being subjected to rigorous searches by gun-totting security details as First Daughter Bona, tied the knot to Simba Chikore at a splendorous ceremony attended by the crème de le crème. While it was all pomp and fanfare...
Sheriff in second bid to attach minister's property 18 January 2014 HARARE - The sheriff’s second bid to attach minister Douglas Mombeshora’s household property hit a brickwall again on Thursday. Police manning Mombeshora residence in Borrowdale blocked the sheriff and his team for the second time from attaching the minister’s wife Millicent Mombeshora’s prope...
Minister's wife wants Supreme Court to stop sheriff 8 January 2014 HARARE - Millicent Mombeshora, wife to Lands and Rural Resettlement minister Douglas Mombeshora, has approached the Supreme Court seeking to  stop attachment  of her household property over a $30 000 debt. Mombeshora’s lawyer Jonathan Samukange of Venturas and Samukange told the Daily News: “T...
Cops bar sheriff from attaching minister's property 7 January 2014 HARARE - Police officers manning the Borrowdale residence of Douglas Mombeshora, Lands and Rural Resettlement minister, on Friday blocked the deputy sheriff from attaching household property belonging to the minister’s wife Millicent over a $30 000 debt. The deputy sheriff visited Mombeshora’s...