Monthly Archives: June 2015

Who really is an “ordinary” Zimbabwean?

Who really is an “ordinary” Zimbabwean?

A few years ago, I heard an Afro-American rhythm and blues singer named John Legend sing this about ordinary people: “We’re just ordinary people/ We don’t know which way to go /Cuz we’re ordinary people /Maybe we should take it slow…”

It was said . . . but I say

It was said . . . but I say

“IT was said . . . but I say” connotes authority and a superseding effect. According to Matthew 5:21 to 28, Jesus taught His disciples further explaining the commandments: “It was said thou shall not kill, but I say being angry with a brother without cause is murder.”

Masvingo removes vendors from streets

Masvingo removes vendors from streets

Masvingo City Council yesterday vowed to comply with government’s directive to drive out all illegal vendors operating in the central business district despite fierce resistance by vendors’ associations

Beitbridge farmer’s woes mount

Beitbridge farmer’s woes mount

ONE of Beitbridge’s top citrus estates is on the verge of collapse after a soldier moved in to evict the owner yesterday at a time
30 000 trees are dying due to disruptions at the property.

Council in water disconnections blitz

Council in water disconnections blitz

BULAWAYO City Council has defied a High Court order against water cuts by embarking on a massive disconnection programme over unpaid bills.

They plotted to poison me: MP

They plotted to poison me: MP

AN MDC-T official in Magwegwe constituency has applied for a peace order against the party’s area legislator Anele Ndebele whom he accused of hiring thugs to beat up rival party members.

Govt fails to give civil servants payslips

Govt fails to give civil servants payslips

CIVIL SERVANTS in Bulawayo have reportedly gone for months without receiving pay slips amid reports that there was no vehicle to collect them from Salaries Service Bureau (SSB) in Harare.

Mugabe ripe for ICC trial, Mphoko misfiring

Mugabe ripe for ICC trial, Mphoko misfiring

Moreover, some leaders like the current chairman of the AU Mugabe and the African National Congress (ANC) leadership are now calling for the complete pull-out of all African States Parties (ASP) from Rome Statute.

WhaWha confident of Gweru derby victory

WhaWha confident of Gweru derby victory

WHAWHA are confident of running away with city bragging rights when they host Chapungu in a Gweru derby in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Ascot Stadium on Sunday.

Can Mafu finally end DeMbare jinx?

Can Mafu finally end DeMbare jinx?

HIGHLANDERS coach Bongani Mafu has a huge mountain to climb on Sunday as he attempts to break the long-standing hoodoo against old enemy Dynamos in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League (PSL) tie at Rufaro Stadium.

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