Second Group Of UK Deportees Arrive

The second group of Zimbabwean deportees from the United Kingdom consisting of seven people arrived in the country on Thursday morning. The group of seven touched down at the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport at 10 am aboard a Boeing 767. This brings to 21 Zimbabwean citizens who have been deported by the British government since July after 14 deportees from the UK arrived in the country last month. The 14 spent 10 days in quarantine at the Zimbabwe Institute of Public Administration and Management (ZIPAM) before they were integrated…

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UK-bases Zimbabwean Man Jailed 15 Years For Sexually Abusing Numerous Girls

A UK-based Zimbabwean man who has sexually abused a number of children for years has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. Simba Masvaure (44), abused children for 12 years in Northampton, United Kingdom. In a Facebook post Northampton police said: A man who sexually abused a number of children in Northampton over a period of 12 years has been jailed for his crimes. Simba Masvaure, aged 44, was convicted of 11 sexual offences on June 11 following a trial at Northampton Crown Court, where on Friday, August 13, he…

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Zimbabwean Deportees Get Reprieve From UK Legislators

Several Zimbabwean nationals, most of them with criminal records, who were set to be deported from the United Kingdom heaved a sigh of relief after the intervention of legislators to halt the removals. Two United Kingdom legislators said though the deportation of criminals is good for the UK, it is the manner in which authorities in the former colonial power have disregarded the plight of the migrants especially in light of COVID-19 that leaves a lot to be desired. In email communications made to Zimbabwe Leeds Community (ZLC) executive committee…

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Zimbabwean Elected Johannesburg Executive Mayor

Jolidee Matongo, a son of a Zimbabwean who migrated to South Africa several years ago has been named the new Johannesburg executive mayor after a special meeting to fill the post left vacant by Geoff Makhubo, who succumbed to COVID-19 complications. Matongo was elected after receiving more than 260 council votes on Tuesday and remained uncontested, a rare occurrence in the city, TimesLive reported. Matongo was the metro’s MMC for finance since 2019. Accepting the nomination, Matongo said: I Jolidee Matongo, the son of the late Edward Matongo, a migrant from Zimbabwe…

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MDC Alliance UK Denies Links With Deported Zimbabwean Criminals

The MDC Alliance MDC UK and Ireland Provincial Research and Public Policy Portfolio Secretary Danmore Sithole has distanced the party from alleged links to 14 Zimbabwean nationals who were deported from Britain last month after they were designated foreign national offenders. Sithole was responding to articles written by one Masimba Mavaza and published by a local website claiming that the MDC Alliance UK and Ireland chapter is associated with criminals. Said, Sithole: Dr Masimba Mavaza between the 20th of July and the 5th of August 2021 penned seven articles shamelessly…

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Zimbabwe Has Nothing To Do With Deportations – Consultancy

Dr Masimba Mavaza, a legal advisor and government relations officer, consultancy and legal advisor at Vazet Law Employment Consultancy has said Zimbabwe has nothing to do with the deportation of Zimbabweans from the United Kingdom (UK). He speaks amid reports that the UNK and Zimbabwe made a deal that will see about 500 Zimbabweans being deported from the European country. So far, 14 Zimbabweans, out of the initially stated 150, have already been deported. Responding to the demonstrations that erupted in the UK over the deportations, Dr Mavaza said the…

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Four Killed As Fleeing Kombi Crashes Into Zim Returnees’ Bus In SA

Four people died while 10 others were injured when a bus transporting Zimbabwean returnees collided head-on with a kombi early Friday morning between Musina and Makhado (Louis Trichardt) towns in South Africa. The bus was travelling to Zimbabwe while the minibus was travelling towards Makhado town along the N1 highway. The incident occurred around 5 am near Sasol service station some 35 km before Musina town as the kombi was fleeing from a security checkpoint, with police in hot pursuit. Limpopo’s Department of Transport and Community Safety on Friday said…

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Zimbabwe, UK Embassy Agree To Deport 100 Zimbabweans From Britain {Full Text}

Zimbabwe and the United Kingdom have struck a deal for the deportation of over 100 Zimbabwean nationals who were convicted of various offences in Britain. A meeting on 23 June between Zimbabwe’s foreign affairs ministry and the British embassy resolved that a flight would be chartered from London to Harare for the purposes of “returning Zimbabwean nationals with no right to remain in the UK”. A notice from the British Embassy in Harare, dated 30 June 2021, states that it was agreed during a meeting between the UK and Zimbabwe…

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Peter Ndlovu Dragged To Court By Baby Mama Over Child Support

Former Warriors captain Peter Ndlovu has sired 13 children with different women and is struggling to maintain them. Ndlovu, who is currently Mamelodi Sundowns team manager, is supporting his children with the R130 000 monthly salary from the Brazilians. The former Coventry City striker recently approached the Johannesburg High Court seeking to overturn the garnishee order by the Joburg Magistrate’s Court to force his bosses to dock his salary for his other two children. Ndlovu is pleading with the court to set aside the order, which forced his club to…

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WATCH: Some Zimbabwean Nationals Loot Shops In South Africa

Some Zimbabwean nationals resident in South Africa are taking part in the ongoing looting of shops in the country amid protests that were triggered by the imprisonment of former president Jacob Zuma. In one of the videos that have been circulating on social media platforms, a man speaking in Shona can be heard inviting people to come and collect free alcohol and meat. https://newsflashzim.com/2021/07/15/watch-woman-collapses-and-dies-in-bulawayo-cbd/ Zuma Arrest: More Soldiers Deployed To Quell Chaos What is the role of parliament? In another video shot in a house, piles of groceries fill the…

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