Articles tagged 'christmas'

'There is no Christmas this year' 24 December 2018 HARARE - As Zimbabweans wake up tomorrow to celebrate the traditional Christmas Day, will the day be same as in past year? The Daily News' Jeffrey Muvundusi and Pauline Hurungudo spoke to some Zimbabweans about this year's Christmas. Junior Bhosha (65) - Murehwa Things are hard and only God i...
Police, we are still watching you 29 December 2017 HARARE - While the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has apologised for its ill practices and transgressions of the past, the latest Christmas road traffic accidents statistics compel us to once again remind the law enforcement agency of their mandate. The stats speak volumes about our beloved po...
9 perish in Xmas accidents 27 December 2017 HARARE - Nine people died in 89 reported road traffic accidents that happened during the recent 2017 Christmas, though the fatalities are 44 percent down from the 16 deaths recorded on the same day last year, police details show. Ironically, the significant reduction comes at a time the Zimbab...
Zanu PF steals Christmas again 23 December 2016 HARARE - Long-suffering Zimbabweans will endure yet another bleak Christmas and New Year holiday as a result of the country's dying economy, severe cash shortages, rising food prices and the continuing misrule of President Robert Mugabe and his warring ruling Zanu PF. This is happening at a ti...
Mugabe stole Xmas — Tsvangirai 18 December 2014 HARARE - Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday likened President Robert Mugabe and his ruling Zanu PF party to the Grinch that stole Christmas. Delivering his end of year address at the party's Harvest House headquarters in Harare, the MDC leader said Zanu PF had failed dismally to del...
Zanu PF stole Xmas - Tsvangirai 21 December 2013 HARARE - Opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday accused President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF of “stealing” Christmas from the people. Delivering his end of year address at the party’s Harvest House headquarters in the capital yesterday, Tsvangirai said Zanu PF had failed to deliver on the ...
Let's exercise caution this festive season 19 December 2013 HARARE - The last festive season was by no doubt one of the bloodiest over the years as several lives were lost mainly due to human error in our blood thirsty roads. Musicians composed songs and awareness campaigns were the order of the day but all this failed to turn things for the better. ...
Celebration Ministries marks Christmas with orphans 3 December 2013 HARARE - The Celebration Ministries International is giving an early Christmas to orphans from different homes by giving them a place at their Christmas Foretold concert. Celebration Ministries’ Pastor Bonnie Deuschle said they were going to give the orphans something to enjoy and love by watc...
Depressed festive season ahead 28 November 2013 HARARE - Zimbabweans should brace themselves for a depressed festive season following the worsening liquidity crunch. Already, many people in the country are feeling the pinch of cash shortages as evidenced by most depositors who this week failed to get their money from various financial insti...
Christmas story to be retold at Celebration Centre 22 November 2013 HARARE - Celebration Ministries is set to perform a theatrical Christmas musical production called Christmas Foretold at the end of the month, at the Celebration Centre in Borrowdale. The November 28 event portrayal of the birth of Jesus Christ will feature music by Bonnie Deuschle and choral ...
Xmas joy turns smelly in Chi-Town 20 January 2013 HARARE - Residents in one of Zimbabwe s oldest suburbs sang hallelujah just around Christmas when their local council deployed a contractor to deal with recurring sewer problems. Two weeks into the New Year, residents from St Marys and Zengeza suburbs in Chitungwiza town were gathered along Rufar...
No Christmas break for MPs 23 December 2012 HARARE - Members of Parliament will not be taking a break during the festive holiday as many of them will be campaigning in their constituencies ahead of the watershed elections next year. It is now election season and most of the legislators who spoke to the Daily News on Sunday said they will u...
Zim celebrates the dawn of festive season 5 November 2012 HARARE - As the much-celebrated Christmas holiday is getting closer, music promoters have lined up interesting gigs in the first week of December as a way of preparing Zimbabweans to celebrate the holiday in style. High profile musician Oliver Mtukudzi who dedicated the last part of this year to ...