Gold miners up for robbery, rape

©️ TWO Penhalonga gold mine employees have appeared before a magistrate charged with robbery and rape. Enwork Semhu, 38, and Ethridge Gombedza, 42, of Guruve and Rusape respectively were not asked to plead when they appeared before…

Amnesty beneficiary back in jail

A VUMBA habitual thief who was released from jail through the presidential amnesty recently has been thrown back behind bars for an effective five years for stealing $37 000 worth of equipment and stationery at a school.

Businessman killers in accident

SIX armed robbers who allegedly shot and killed a popular local businessman — Kumbirai Kumbula — were early on Sunday morning involved in an accident along the Mutare-Masvingo highway as they fled in a stolen vehicle.

Small schools producing worst results

THE government’s policy to deploy a teacher for every 40 learners is one of the main reasons behind the poor performances in most rural schools where, on average, three teachers are in charge of seven classes, a senior education official…

Zimsec pushes for stiffer penalties

THE Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) is pushing for stiffer penalties against people who leak examination papers that are costing the body millions of dollars in resets and at times rewriting of national examinations.