Schools send war vets children home

SCHOOLS have started sending home children of war veterans for non-payment of school fees despite assurances by the Government that

School heads in fees panic

FOURTEEN headmasters from schools in Luveve, Gwabalanda and Cowdray Park suburbs in Bulawayo recently met to discuss the non-payment of

Church a must at mission schools: Court

Children in mission or private schools are compelled to attend chapel services or religious activities at their respective institutions, and

Maths is everything: Prof Moyo

TEACHERS colleges should not enrol students who did not pass O’ Level Mathematics, Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology

STEM students at public schools in Zimbabwe offered free education

Students that are registering for Advanced Level science subjects at public schools are going to get a free education after

Kwekwe School Petrol Bombed – UPDATED

A school in Kwekwe was on Monday petrol-bombed in an act parents suspect was carried out by some among the

Traffic cop assaulted

A traffic police officer was yesterday morning assaulted by motorists and residents of Highfield, Harare, for reportedly causing a commuter omnibus accident in which more than 14 passengers were injured

New HIV/Aids scare as Zvishavane sex workers pose as MSU students

ZVISHAVANE – Experts have warned of a new HIV and Aids scare in the small mining town of Zvishavane after it emerged that commercial sex workers are posing as Midlands State University (MSU) students in order to attract customers. Leading HIV and Aids activists said sex workers are carrying around

WhatsApp con-artist pockets $6 000

A Harare woman, believed to be part of a fraudulent online pyramid scheme syndicate in which thousands of people have lost their money countrywide, has been arrested on allegations of defrauding two women of $6 000. Lissa Mvurume (22) of Montagu Flats in Harare’s Avenues appeared in court on Monday

Clinton email problem resurfaces as FBI announces review

The FBI is investigating more emails as part of a probe into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email system, it said on Friday, in a new twist that could damage the Democratic candidate in the 2016 presidential race. Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey said in a letter to senior lawmakers that the agency would determine whether the

Multiple injuries as double-decker bus hits bridge in London

Twenty-six people were injured on Saturday morning when a double-decker bus crashed into a railway bridge in London, slicing its roof off, the Fire Brigade said. Three people who were trapped on the top deck had to be freed and five were taken to hospital after the pre-dawn collision in Tottenham, North London. “Two fire engines, a fire rescue unit

An Obama, not the president, brings down the house at Democratic convention

Democrats divided over the future of their party agreed on at least one thing at their national convention in Philadelphia on Monday night: Michelle Obama was a star. The first lady gave a speech in support of a former first lady, presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, and described America as “the greatest country on earth”, clashing with Republican Donald Trump’s “Make

Gunmen kill at least eight in Munich shopping mall, shooters on the run

Gunmen opened fire in a busy mall in the German city of Munich on Friday evening, killing at least eight people and sending shoppers running for their lives in the third attack against civilians in Western Europe in eight days. Authorities told the public to get off the streets as the city – Germany’s third biggest – went into lockdown

For every Drogba there are hundreds of West African football hopefuls who struggle

Many young aspiring footballers in West Africa see professional football, which has become a global multi-billion industry, as a pathway

Masvaure makes it

Prince Masvaure did not enjoy fitness tests until about a week ago. By his own admission, the batting allrounder is

Zimbabwe Lose Test Opener Despite Williams’ Maiden Century

Sean Williams‘ maiden Test century could not prevent Zimbabwe from crashing to defeat in the first match against New Zealand

Cremer to lead Zimbabwe in Tests against New Zealand

Legspinner Graeme Cremer, who led Zimbabwe in the limited-overs series against India in June, has been named captain for the