HEALTH and Child Care minister David Parirenyatwa says the government is planning to build four district hospitals in Harare and Bulawayo to ease pressure on the cities’ four referral hospitals.
DEFENDING Bulawayo Metropolitan Province Netball League champions Ntutu Sparrows fired warning shots ahead of the 2014 season when they beat ZRP Bulawayo 12-9 in the final of the season opening tournament at Raylton Sports Club on Saturday.
PRIMARY and Secondary Education minister Lazarus Dokora has said the government would rely on temporary staff to teach the 16 official languages that are recognised in the new Constitution as there were currently no qualified teachers.
Crocodile products exporter, Padenga Holdings Ltd has targeted to grow skin exports to Europe by 80% to counter falling sales of crocodile meat, an official has said.
Botswana Unified Revenue Services (Burs) and police say there is an upsurge in smuggling of cigarettes and second-hand underwear through the Plumtree border.
TWENTY-NINE-YEAR-OLD Lungile Mpunzi who developed a tumour after having a tooth removed is appealing for $800 to pay for an operation.
THERE is need to introduce harsher penalties if Zimbabwe is to win the battle against book piracy, vice-chairperson of the Zimbabwe International Book Fair (ZIBF), Musaemura Zimunya has said.
A CHITUNGWIZA married man who broke his girlfriend’s virginity and later reneged on his promise to marry her, was last Monday ordered to pay $1 800 for seduction and breach of promise.
LAST week’s column did rub a few people up the wrong way though it surely wasn’t my intention. There are some who felt that I gave the cops too much slack on the spike issue.
THE ZIMBABWE Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) on Friday served the police with a letter of intention to sue following an accident that almost killed 16 passengers after a cop threw spikes in front of a moving commuter omnibus more than two weeks ago.