Bulawayo mahobho arrested for attacking Caps Utd players and fans with catapult, bolts and nuts

A catapult-wielding football thug, who was being hunted by police for murder, was at the police base at Ross Camp, next to Mzilikazi Police Station, all along.

Nkosiyabo Ngwenya, 31, tormented rival fans during Highlanders' Bob 91 Cup clash with Caps United on March 1, indiscriminately firing nuts and bolts at United fans and players.


Police had launched a full scale manhunt for Ngwenya in connection with a murder that occurred at Makokoba after the ill-fated match.
It has

Caps United players strike, refuse to play against How Mine, lose 3 points (PHOTO)

Caps United players have refused to play a Castle lager premiership match against How Mine at Luveve stadium reportedly protesting against non-payment of salaries and bonuses.

PHOTO: Caps United Goal keeper Victor Twaliki looking at the camera accompanied by Rodreck Mutuma and Leonard Tsipa looking for transport along Harare Road in Bulawayo after boycotting the match.


Match commissioner Mike Phiri say they are communicating with the PSL CEO, Kenny Ndebele and a final decision on

His wife fears one day he will walk to the shops and forget the way back home, but George Shaya just laughs it off, insisting he is still of sound mind.

Shaya is considered by many to be the greatest Zimbabwean footballer of all time, but he could fail to recollect all those glory years after being diagnosed with dementia last year.


The Dynamos legend is one of 35 million people in the world who live with dementia, a broad category of brain diseases that causes a gradual decrease

FIRED Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) chief executive officer Henrietta Rushwaya yesterday knocked at her ex-employer's door demanding to be reinstated and be paid salaries for the four years she has been out of work.

Rushwaya was fired from Zifa in 2010 on allegations of match-fixing and bribery scandals after she was implicated in the infamous Asiagate scandal.
Yesterday, her lawyers from Chinyama and Partners Legal Practitioners wrote to Zifa CEO Jonathan Mashingaidze

THE Zvishavane Magistrates' Court yesterday heard how former Shabanie Mine Football Club player Pardon Marime escaped death by a whisker after his wife angrily struck him with a log on the head for reading her WhatsApp chats with her secret lover.

Marime's wife Tsitsi (36) appeared before Zvishavane magistrate Peter Madiba facing assault charges for the log attack and was remanded out of custody to next week when her husband would be well enough to testify.
The State alleged that

Sex scandal rocks Highlanders Football Club, Almopst all players had sex with 1 woman

HIGHLANDERS Football Club's star Mthulisi Maphosa yesterday claimed "three quarters" of his teammates have slept with a woman he is alleged to have viciously attacked on Saturday.
Maphosa, 31, whose team was on a break due to the OneWallet Cup final pitting Dynamos and Triangle last weekend, ran amok and bashed his girlfriend Nobuhle Nkomo's friend, Amanda Mbuisa, and her boyfriend, Bongani Rabvu, in Mpopoma suburb. He accused the alleged bed-hopping Mbuisa of being a bad influence on

Kelvin Mushangazhike, a close associate to ex-Warriors goal poacher Shingi Kawondera, has revealed that Kawondera is recovering well at his elder brother's place in Ruwa after he was released from the Parirenyatwa Psychiatric Unit a few weeks ago.
Kawondera, who once had several playing stints in foreign lands and a dance in the prestigious Afcon tournament with the Charles Mhlauri-mentored Warriors in 2006 in Egypt, was admitted in hospital on 22 August after he reportedly went on

Dynamos Football Club players' salaries revealed

DYNAMOS are the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League defending champions and are the most successful team in Zimbabwe with a record 20 league titles to their name.

One would ask what it takes for them to be on top of their game? Is it the players? Anyway, let us take a look at how much their players are paid.
The social media was this week dominated by chats of how much the boys in blue and white earn. It was claimed the majority of players that include Sydney Linyama, Artwell

A Highlanders fan was stabbed to death in cold blood by suspected Dynamos supporters after Saturday's epic clash at Babourfields stadium in Bulawayo.

The teams' intense rivalry spilled out of the pitch when mostly Bosso fans rioted after the match.
The Bosso fans were frustrated with losing one nil to their arch rivals, whom they last beat in open play in 2006.

Witnesses said a Highlanders supporter, only identified as Themba (23) got into a fight with some Dembare

Zimbabwe national soccer teams were last night dissolved with the governing body Zifa saying they will have a new beginning.

Appearing before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Sport, Arts and Culture Zifa president, Cuthbert Dube, said they dissolved the Warriors and are looking for a fresh start with the junior age groups starting with the under 13s.


He said the Under 23 team will form the nucleus of the senior team.

Dube was also quizzed for envisaging

TOURISM minister Walter Mzembi says his proposal to bid for the 2034 Fifa World Cup was real as he is not a dreamer but an engineer who analysed numbers before speaking.

Mzembi defended his bid during a preview press conference in Harare of the tourism policy launch held yesterday. He added that his vision 2020 was for the Tourism ministry to sponsor itself at $5 billion per annum and also sponsor government.
"For this to be achieved, the country has to first boost revenue from

Trips undertaken by the leadership of the cash-strapped Zifa to Brazil to watch the 2014 World Cup semi-finals and final, which sparked a lot of debate last week, were not funded by Fifa.

Zifa president Cuthbert Dube and chief executive Jonathan Mashingaidze travelled to Brazil ahead of the World Cup semi-final and final, their second trans-Atlantic trip to the same country in a month, after having attended the Fifa congress.
Temba Mliswa, the chairman of the Parliamentary

Pam***a pana mai venyu: Referee tells Dynamos players after drawing against Caps

DYNAMOS captain Murape Murape claims referee Darlington Shonhiwa was very abusive and targeted the Glamour Boys with volleys of insults during their blockbuster Harare Derby showdown against CAPS United at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday.

The DeMbare skipper filed a report with the police claiming the referee also "verbally abused" him, using vulgar words, at the end of the game. Murape claims the abuse was also directed at a number of other DeMbare players.

The ageless

Zimbabweans say Government must take a cue from Nigeria and dissolve the ZIFA board amid outrage over the football association's president Cuthbert Dube who went to Brazil to watch the final of the 2014 Fifa World Cup, while the national game is bleeding.

Fifa last week suspended Nigeria from international football due to government interference after the country's High Court ruling granted an injunction to suspend the country's top soccer official, Aminu Maigari.
Maigari, was

Zimbabwe will bid to host the Fifa World Cup in 2034 as it will by then have the capacity to host such a mega event when Africa gets another chance of hosting the tournament, Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Walter Mzembi has said.
Speaking after meeting Chief Mutoko (Philemon Nyachoto) at his offices in Harare, who visited to congratulate him after Zimbabwe recently won the World Best Tourism Destination for 2014 Award and the World Favourite Cultural Destination Award

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