Articles tagged 'mashonaland central'

'Bestiality, incest on the rise in Mazowe' 9 May 2016 HARARE - Morality crimes of bestiality, incest and using children to appease avenging spirits have been on the rise in parts of Mashonaland Central, Mazowe's Chief Chiweshe has said. Chiweshe, a member of the Chiefs' Council of Zimbabwe, raised alarm over how his court is being flooded with ca...
'20 000 cattle die due to drought' 16 March 2016 HARARE - Between 18 000 and 22 000 cattle may have died so far since last year as a result of the drought caused by El Nino, Zimbabwe Abattoirs Association chairperson Godfrey Chanetsa said. While presenting oral evidence to the agriculture committee, Chanetsa said in some areas where rains ca...
'Children starving in Mash Central' 17 February 2016 HARARE - Children in Mashonaland Central are fainting from hunger, the resident minister has warned First Lady Grace Mugabe, amid reports over a million countrywide risk starvation as the humanitarian crisis deteriorates at a dangerously rapid pace. Food aid and supplies of grain imported by t...
Grace Mugabe heads to Mash Central 13 October 2015 HARARE - Controversial First Lady Grace Mugabe's countrywide rallies take her to the politically-volatile Mashonaland Central this week where she will address party supporters in Rushinga. Zanu PF Mash Central chairman Dickson Mafios confirmed Grace's visit to the home province of former vice ...
Minister indicted for corruption 3 September 2015 HARARE - Minister of State for Mashonaland Central Martin Dinha charged with bribery, abuse of power and corruption, was indicted by a court in Bindura yesterday. The decision paves the way for a trial in the High Court which is likely to be held in October. Yesterday's indictment described...
Minister Dinha faces prosecution 2 September 2015 HARARE - The minister of State for Mashonaland Central, Martin Dinha, could be dragged to court today over allegations of abuse of office as the bloodletting in Zanu PF reaches fever-pitch. There were conflicting reports yesterday night with police sources telling the Daily News that the minis...
'Kasukuwere summons 60 Zanu PF MPs' 26 August 2015 HARARE - Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere reportedly summoned all ruling party MPs for a “get together” at his farm in Mashonaland Central last weekend amid mounting concern the bellicose politician was consolidating his influence in the ruling party. With relations betw...
Vultures circle Dinha 17 August 2015 HARARE - Mashonaland Central provincial affairs minister Martin Dinha is treading on thin ice as hardliners in the faction-riddled ruling party push hard for his arrest on a litany of allegations ranging from corruption to abuse of office as the party's succession battles assume a new twist, the ...
'Sex consultancy paying off' 13 July 2014 HARARE - Deep in Mashonaland Central nestles the small compound town, Concession and driving through, one cannot resist admiring the fertile plains fit for agriculture. Beyond the usual agricultural activity and the drinking of kachasu, an illicit brew popular in the area, is a new occurrence ...
Fresh farm invasions in Mashonaland Central 9 October 2013 HARARE - Land seizures in Mashonaland Central are threatening the country's agriculture sector, with invasions by supporters of President Robert Mugabe risking slashing this year's crop. The ongoing invasions are also likely to affect Zimbabwe-Belgium relations after a farm protected under the...
Its hell after elections 12 August 2013 HARARE - Green trees and drying grass decorate a terrain which undulates with great modesty, exuding a glowing natural look of Muzarabani South in Mashonaland Central Province. It is also in the same province that Alpha Resettlement has its dominant indigenous trees like Musasa donned with Pre...
Double-booking blamed for 'clash' 25 April 2013 HARARE - A war of words has emerged in Mashonaland Central Province with political parties accusing each other of intimidation and disruptions of meetings. Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai s MDC aspiring candidate for Mt Darwin South Gift Sambama claimed that Zanu PF youths disrupted his party s ...