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Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini, on Monday declared war on xenophobia, telling his subjects to go out and defend all foreign nationals living in their areas.

"I have not declared any war before but today I'm declaring one – you must go out there and defend each and every foreign national living in this country," he said.

He was addressing more than 5000 Zulus who had converged at the Moses Mabhida Stadium to hear the king take his stance on the xenophobic attacks currently sweeping

AN avenging spirit of a girlfriend is now demanding appeasement from Dudzai Marware after 36 years since her murder. This was revealed by Marware at acting Chief Zimunya's court on Sunday where he was seeking help from the traditional leader.

Marware revealed that his girlfriend, Lenah Dzaida, was murdered and hanged in a toilet at his friend, George Chaeruka's house at House Number 17, Chitungo, Sakubva, in 1978.

Marware, who was single and 26 years back then, said on the fateful

THREE Harare men were arrested last week on allegations of fatally assaulting a commuter omnibus conductor following a dispute over bus fare.

It is alleged that Edmore Munhenga (27), Phebion Mushayi (23) and Tinashe Makumbe (25) refused to pay their bus fare when the conductor demanded it.

This prompted the driver to drop them off before they had reached their destination, sparking a misunderstanding.

The trio then assaulted the conductor, Tinashe Tsodzo.

One of the

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Celebrated Nigerian televangelist, Prophet TB Joshua has reportedly prophesied that a President will collapse in public very soon and that people need to pray and fast for that leader

Al Jazeera Journalist, Haru Mutasa tweeted about the prophecy below:





TB Joshua is well known for his eerily accurate

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe and his government are not to blame for the mass migration of Zimbabweans to seek alternative sources of livelihood in neighbouring countries, and also for the xenophobic attacks of Zimbabweans in SOuth Africa, presidential spokesperson, George Charamba, has said.

Political opponents have accused the 91-year old leader of driving his people beyond the country's borders through ruinous policies, endangering their lives in the process.

Asked to comment on the

POPULAR Gweru musician Blessing Chibaya, ZBC senior technician Vitalis "PD" Mugove and a well known socialite Ranga Museve died in a horrific car crash in Gweru on Saturday night.

Chibaya, popularly known as Tasarina, Mugove and Museve died when the vehicle they were travelling in hit a tree at around 10PM at the Senga roundabout along the Gweru-Shurugwi Road.

Acting Midlands police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende confirmed the accident.

"I can only confirm

The bodies of Zimbabweans who have died while in West African countries hit by the Ebola virus, are no longer allowed into the country, government has announced.

The Ministry of Health announced Friday that the move is to minimise the risk of infection in the country.
 
The Director of Disease Control, Dr Portia Manangazira said, "We have moved to minimise as much as possible the risk of ebola infection by blocking corpses from ebola hit countries.

"It is for that reason

FINANCE and Economic Development minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday said President Mugabe's directive to reinstate civil servants bonuses will be implemented as directed saying the announcement of the suspension of bonuses for two years had been due to procedural mistakes.

Minister Chinamasa's comments come in the wake of President Mugabe's announcement that the suspension of civil servants bonuses was null and void as neither Cabinet nor the Presidency had approved the move.

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A Zimbabwean woman, Mrs Naume Garusa (41), has become the latest Zimbabwean victim of horrific xenophobic attacks after her body was found with her head decapitated following violent clashes in the Houghton suburb of Johannesburg, South Africa, last Thursday.

Speaking at her funeral wake at a relative's home in Mufakose, Harare, her son Brain Garusa, who is a student at the University of Zimbabwe, said he was shocked to receive reports of his mother's death just two days after talking

THE MDC-T may be headed for another split after its deputy president Thokozani Khupe yesterday allegedly organised protests in Bulawayo against party leader Morgan Tsvangirai's decision to boycott by elections set for June 10.

The province is considered the party's stronghold as it is the only one in the country where MDC-T had a clean sweep in both council and parliamentary elections during the 2013 harmonised elections.
Party insiders told The Chronicle that Khupe is mobilising to

ZBC Voice of Zimbabwe Senior Maintenance Technician, Mugove Vitalis Masimbire, affectionately known by many as PD, has died.

He was 41.

Masimbire died on admission at Gweru Provincial Hospital after being involved in a horrific car crash in the early hours of today along Senga road with three other people who died on the spot.

The vehicle they were  travelling in veered off the road and hit a tree.

Masimbire was born on the 13th of April 1974 in Dzenga, Kadoma.

As many as 700 people are feared dead after a boat carrying migrants capsized in the Mediterranean sea overnight.

So far, 49 people have been rescued following the incident, which took place off Libyan waters, south of the southern Italian island of Lampedusa, just after midnight.

The 70-foot fishing boat went down after passengers moved to one side of the vessel to signal to a passing merchant ship, and it overturned. The shipwreck may be one of the worst disasters of the

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In another case of xenophobic attacks, a Zimbabwean man was allegedly attacked by a South African man at a shelter in Somerset West, sustaining stab wounds in the head and hand, confirmed police on Saturday.

"We can confirm that a case was opened in regards to an attack at a shelter in Somerset West where the victim was allegedly assaulted with intent to do grievous bodily harm. No arrests have yet been made," said Western Cape police spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk.

Peter Mufuka

ZIMBABWEAN sex workers have allegedly invaded Zambia masquerading as cross-border traders selling a variety of merchandise.

At night, however, the women shift from being respectable business persons to sex workers parading in the streets of Lusaka townships and patronising lodges and guest houses.

The Zimbabwean sex workers have particularly found a haven in Chawama and Kuku townships where they lodge at two guest houses commonly known as Katete and Bulawayo.

Residents of the

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The brutality of South Africans turning on their neighbours was brought home yesterday morning as people stood by while a Mozambican man was stalked, stabbed and killed as he lay in township filth, pleading for his life.

PHOTO CAPTION: After being stalked down a street, taunted and hit with a wrench, Mozambique national Emmanuel Sithole was cornered by his attackers, stabbed in the heart and left to die on a rubbish-strewn Alexandra street early yesterday morning. The news crew rushed

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