GWERU’S main water source, Gwenoro Dam, is running dry as it is now only 5% full, amid fears of a serious water shortage in the Midlands capital.
People in Gweru continue with their usual business after the announcement of the presidential poll results last Saturday, with a mixture of indifference, hope and despair.
Shoe manufacturing company, Bata, shut down with effect from yesterday in what company officials say is phase one of the annual shutdown.
AN MDC-T official who allegedly forced a campaign manager for an independent candidate in Gweru to remove the party’s beret he was wearing has been taken to court facing political violence charges.
A former intern at Sino Zimbabwe Cement in Gweru, was last Friday ordered to pay $400, to the company after being convicted on two counts of fraud.
A 70-year-old man from Gweru was on Thursday lucky to escape a jail term after he was found guilty of discharging a firearm in a dispute involving prospecting for gold in an illegal area.
A MIDLANDS State University lecturer was yesterday acquitted on assault charges after his wife had taken him to court following a misunderstanding over a toothbrush.
A 33-YEAR-OLD Gweru man fell asleep at a Chicken Inn fast-food outlet. Thinking a cleaner was about to strike him with a broom, in panic, he grabbed a chair and threw it at the janitor.