Chilonga’s real treasure is underground

Chiredzi- FOR decades, various mineral exploration expeditions have been undertaken in the Lowveld by different companies, in a vast area encompassing Chiredzi and under which Chilonga falls. NYASHA CHINGONOIn 2019, the ministry of Mines and Mining Development, through the local firm Aero Surv in partnership with Xcalibur Airborne Geophysics of South Africa, conducted an aeromagnetic survey which discovered vast deposits of diamonds and gold in Chiredzi and Mwenezi areas.  Mines and Mining Development minister Winston Chitando was upbeat that the survey would lead to a discovery which could contribute towards…

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Dlamini-Zuma clobbers Ramaphosa over Rupert

THE ANC’s national executive committee (NEC) meeting on Sunday turned into a heated show of force when some of the ANC’s top guns took President Cyril Ramaphosa to task over his close proximity to billionaire businessman Johann Rupert, and his failure to implement radical economic transformation (RET). The Daily News obtained further information last night from highly-placed sources in the party, who revealed that senior ANC NEC member and Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma shook the NEC when she asked Ramaphosa why he had failed to implement…

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Abednico Bhebhe rejoins Chamisa

UNSETTLED MDC founding politician and former legislator Abednico Bhebhe has rejoined the Nelson Chamisa led MDC Alliance. Bhebhe was expelled from the then Thokozani Khupe-led MDC-T during the tense period leading up to the opposition’s chaotic elective congress last December. https://googleads.g.doubleclick.net/pagead/ads?client=ca-pub-2002595937809684&output=html&h=312&slotname=2330435567&adk=33353886&adf=1773282991&pi=t.ma~as.2330435567&w=375&lmt=1617039124&rafmt=1&armr=1&psa=1&format=375×312&url=https%3A%2F%2Fbulawayo24.com%2Findex-id-news-sc-local-byo-201542.html&flash=0&fwr=1&rs=1&rh=280&rw=336&rpe=1&resp_fmts=3&sfro=1&wgl=1&dt=1617039124103&bpp=5&bdt=244&idt=141&shv=r20210322&cbv=r20190131&ptt=9&saldr=aa&abxe=1&cookie=ID%3D29fc4683653f82fd-22207dfa30a7009c%3AT%3D1616656587%3ART%3D1616656587%3AS%3DALNI_MY6tIhYM7XEyIT-Lv3EiyGC8LBz1w&prev_fmts=0x0%2C375x312&nras=1&correlator=2081856944114&frm=20&pv=2&ga_vid=713927575.1614155170&ga_sid=1617039068&ga_hid=1454598189&ga_fc=1&u_tz=120&u_his=2&u_java=0&u_h=667&u_w=375&u_ah=667&u_aw=375&u_cd=32&u_nplug=0&u_nmime=0&adx=0&ady=830&biw=375&bih=559&scr_x=0&scr_y=0&eid=21066433%2C44740079%2C44739387&oid=3&pvsid=515538193559878&pem=179&ref=https%3A%2F%2Fbulawayo24.com%2F&rx=0&eae=0&fc=1920&brdim=0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C375%2C0%2C375%2C667%2C375%2C559&vis=1&rsz=%7C%7CeEbr%7C&abl=CS&pfx=0&fu=8320&bc=31&ifi=3&uci=a!3&btvi=1&fsb=1&xpc=eUsvwX9e4d&p=https%3A//bulawayo24.com&dtd=174The firebrand politician was national organising secretary when he was sacked over gross violation of the party’s constitution by supporting another political party other than the MDC-T. Bhebhe was readmitted back to MDC-T after the newly elected Douglas Mwonzora executive maintained it was not going to victimise any party official…

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Prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s Daughter Israella Has Died

The daughter of Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and Prophetess Mary Bushiri has died. Israella passed away today after a battle with a rare disease that required a bone marrow transplant. She was 8-years-old. Self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri announced the death of his daughter on social media; Taking to social media,  Prophet Bushiri penned a heartfelt message announcing the death of his daughter. In the post, Prophet Bushiri said he felt that if his daughter had been attended to earlier she wouldn’t have died. Bushiri has attributed her death to delays by…

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ANC vs ANC: NEC meeting continues amid spat over Ace Magashule #ANCNEC

Following an evening of tensions at the African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Sunday, 28 March 2021, the sitting is set to continue on Monday – with hopes that members will finally see eye to eye over the removal of the party’s secretary general, Ace Magashule. Several media reports have cited “sources” who have said that the bone of contention was the proposal that Magashule and other ANC members facing corruption charges must vacate office within seven days – or face suspension. Supporters of Magashule within the NEC,…

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Man in black: Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson reveals ‘Black Adam’ release date

The wrestler-turned-actor – who will play the film’s central character – took over New York’s Times Square to unveil the US release date for the eagerly awaited flick over the weekend. The 48-year-old actor and Warner Bros. Pictures confirmed a 29 July 2022 release date for the movie. ‘BLACK ADAM’ HITS NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE Alongside a picture of the motion picture’s billboard in New York City, he teased on Instagram and Twitter: “A disruptive and unstoppable global force of a message from the man in black himself BLACK ADAM…

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NAMA LEGENDS EDITION: EPIC, NOSTALGIC, MAGICAL

Germany -Wow! That was a legendary display of creativity. I am still awe struck from last night’s National Arts Merit Awards the legends edition which honoured 40 living legends who have contributed immensely to Zimbabwe’s creative trajectory. The event which beamed online on multiple platforms including the national broadcaster ZBC was such a marvel to watch.  By Plot Mhako “A WELL THOUGHT, RESEARCHED, MIND-BLOWING SHOWCASE AND CELEBRATION OF LEGENDS” After the Covid_19 pandemic hit the world early last year, creatives were not spared and a number of them have not been able to…

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Armed Robbers Pounce On Gateway High School

Harare-A gang of eight armed robbers broke into Gateway High School in Harare and blew up the administration block strongroom using dynamite to gain access on Saturday. According to the institution’s letter, they stole money and disappeared.  No one was injured. Police are investigating the matter. Zimetro reports that this comes days after Gateway High School had reported that they had discovered explosives planted within the school. Below is the institution’s letter to stakeholders. It is with great distress and concern that we inform you of an armed robbery that took…

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Zapu plots SK Moyo, Mathema, Nyoni parly recalls

Bulawayo-OPPOSITION Zapu is contemplating its own round of recalls from Parliament on all its former members, including Zanu-PF national spokesperson Simon Khaya Moyo, who went in the august House through the ruling party’s ticket in the last election. Zanu-PF is a merger between former liberation movements, Zanu and PF Zapu through the 1987 unity accord. In 2008, the now late Dumiso Dabengwa led a handful former Zapu top politicians into a pull out from Zanu-PF to revive Zapu. The group cited, among others violence, corruption and marginalisation of Zapu members,…

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