Articles tagged 'charamba'

Huge leap in Easter road death toll 1 April 2018 HARARE - Almost double last year's death toll has been recorded on Zimbabwe's roads over the Easter weekend so far — and almost all of them over human error. Last year's figure of seven compares with 21 people killed this year, and a further 105 seriously injured as compared to 43 last year. ...
Ngezi Platinum beat sorry DeMbare 30 March 2018 Ngezi Platinum.........1 Dynamos...................0 NGEZI - Ngezi Platinum Stars shot to the top of the Castle Lager Premiership log following yesterday's slender win over a disjointed Dynamos. Midfielder Xolisani Moyo scored the only goal of the match to help his side maintain their 100 ...
I'm not an idiot: Charamba 19 October 2017 HARARE - National police spokesperson Charity Charamba has said she took the insult by a subordinate who called her an idiot personal and felt demeaned.  Charamba was testifying in the trial of James Mabasa, 38, who is being charged with contravening the Post and Telecommunications Act by send...
Police bolsters riot unit 2 August 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has transferred 400 police officers to the Support Unit, which is reportedly being beefed up with more sophisticated riot gear ahead of next year's general elections. The Support Unit is a branch within the ZRP headquartered at Chikurubi in Harare wh...
Police launch manhunt for daring robbers 8 July 2017 HARARE - A crack police team from the Criminal Investigations Department has launched a manhunt for daring robbers who pounced on a church in one of Harare’s low density suburbs, raped a woman, and got away with cash, in yet another chilling case of crime, which is spiralling out of control. P...
'Fit all public buses with speed governors' 11 June 2017 HARARE - All public buses must be compulsorily fitted with devices that stop them going over speed limits as a road safety measure to cut deaths from road accidents, the Passenger Association of Zimbabwe (Paz) has said. Paz made the proposal after 45 people were killed when the driver of a pas...
Horror crash claims 45 lives 9 June 2017 HARARE - At least 45 people were killed, while 30 others were seriously injured when a Zambia-bound bus was involved in a horrendous accident on Wednesday evening. The horrific accident occurred a few weeks after 31 people, mainly cross-border traders, were burnt beyond recognition when a Sout...
Charambas speak on new albums 3 April 2017 HARARE - Gospel stars Charles and Olivia Charamba have confirmed that they will drop two albums this month as scheduled. Olivia, better known in gospel music circles as Mai Charamba, will release Voice of Mirriam, her first solo album since 2006, while her multi-award-winning husband, Charles,...
EU denies interference in Zim election 4 March 2017 HARARE - The $5 million European Union (EU) support to Zimbabwe civil society is not meant to influence next year’s harmonised elections, the EU Delegation in Harare has said. This comes after government said it was is alarmed that EU may seek to interfere in its national elections next year, ...
6 children die in horror baptism 9 June 2016 HARARE - Six juveniles, including a one-year-old, died in a baptism ritual that went horribly wrong in the district of Chikomba, Mashonaland East Province in the early hours of Wednesday, police say. The baptism ritual that was being conducted by two self-styled prophets has left villagers in ...
Malope, Charamba beat the cold 31 May 2016 HARARE - South African gospel diva Rebecca Malope came to Harare and conquered although the crowd turnout was not high, a development attributed to the low winter temperatures. The 48-year-old musician was the main act at a concert dubbed “Gospel Divas” featuring several other local female gos...
Soldiers bash ex-ZBC workers 14 November 2015 HARARE - Retrenched Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) employees had to scurry for cover yesterday after the State broadcaster's executive unleashed soldiers on the ex-workers who had visited the corporation's headquarters seeking their unpaid dues. At least 30 former ZBC staffers were sa...
Mugabe rejects fresh polls 20 August 2014 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe has rejected opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai's call for an early return to the polls,  rubbishing the demand as “ridiculous.” George Charamba, Mugabe’s official spokesperson, told the Daily News yesterday that Tsvangirai’s letter to Southern African Develop...
Unique charity concert on cards 13 June 2014 HARARE -  Top music artistes Jah Prayzah, Suluman Chimbetu, along with Charles and Olivia Charamba will perform at the Soap and Shirt Donation Winter Festival (SSDWF) to be held on June 21 at the Belgravia Sports Club. The charity festival, that will also feature gospel artistes Fungisai Zvaka...
Don't count us out: Charamba 11 April 2014 HARARE - With no golfer ranked under 500 in the world, Zimbabwe faces a daunting task to eclipse their well-travelled opponents let alone land the Golden Pilsener Zimbabwe Open that start today at Royal Harare. However, that has not stopped local golfers from believing they can mount a strong ...
Komichi remanded to August 14 31 July 2013 HARARE - Morgen Komichi, chief elections officer in Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai's MDC, was Tuesday denied bail and further remanded in custody to August 14. Komichi's bail application was thrown out by magistrate Anita Tshuma stating that since investigations were still underway, Komichi ...
Deputy minister Komichi arrested 28 July 2013 HARARE - Deputy minister of Transport, Morgen Komichi, was Sunday morning arrested at his Harare home after reporting to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) that special ballots cast by security forces on July 15 had been found in a rubbish bin. Komichi, who is also deputy national chairpe ...
Gospel musician pays tribute to the Charambas 10 July 2013 HARARE - Rising gospel musician Tracy Pfumai is delighted with the way she has evolved from a mere curtain raiser for Charles Charamba s shows to a recognisable star with a fairly big following. The gospel star, whose debut album was Simba Remweya Mutsvene released in 2007, is grateful to Pastor ...