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1 week ago | February 7, 2020

B-METRO COMMENT: Counselling needed for perpetrators of domestic ...

THE recent upsurge in cases of domestic violence is a serious cause for concern for generality of the population. ...

Meat galore, as villagers feast on cattle struck by lightning

Sukoluhle Ndlovu There was a scramble for meat at Dorset Village in Shurugwi South’s Ward 21 when villagers feasted on ...

Prison officer stripped, raped and robbed

Danisa Masuku  IN HEART-RENDING incident that shocked residents of Luveve suburb in Bulawayo, a 25-year-old prison ...

Countdown to Valentine’s

Bubelo Moyo And it’s a leap year!!! As is the norm of the leap year culture, women should get out of their comfort zone ...

Leap Year Valentine’s special

Melissa Chekwa LADIES are we going to our quadrennial ladies’ conference?  Finally the year has come. Most of us are ...

Man killed in fight over married woman

Sukoluhle Ndlovu A 42-year-old man from Gonde Village under Chief Chireya in Gokwe was stoned to death in a fight over a ...

40-year-old uses cellphone as bait to bed teenager

Melissa Chekwa A 40-YEAR-OLD man in Bulawayo was arrested for allegedly “deflowering” his landlord’s 15-year-old ...

Bashed man turns to the courts for help

Gibson Mhaka  A Bulawayo woman has reversed a popular perception that only men beat up women in relationships. Debra ...

Shock as 76-year-old rapes 6-year-old girl

Danisa Masuku A 76-YEAR-OLD man from Bulawayo’s Nketa suburb left residents shocked after he dragged a 6-year-old pupil ...

Man killed over beer bottle

GOGO Mantwa Metlae (75) warned her son about abusing alcohol and now he is dead after being stabbed at a tavern. Ditabe ...

2 weeks ago | January 31, 2020

Divorced woman stays put, falls pregnant by another man

Sukoluhle Ndlovu A divorced woman from Shurugwi has refused to vacate her ex-husband’s house for four years now ...

Woman hangs self over cheating boyfriend

Sukoluhle Ndlovu A 30-year-old woman from Gweru’s Mkoba suburb allegedly committed suicide over her boyfriend’s alleged ...

Man pummelled for peeing in room

Danisa Masuku  ASECURITY GUARD at a local hotel has been arrested after he allegedly pummelled a drunk client who ...

New normal: Brazen side chick breed is born

Melissa Chekwa She was 23 when she told herself that she was done with relationships. She couldn’t take the “constant ...

B-METRO COMMENT: Blow the whistle on graft at all levels

We have heard that power corrupts.  Indeed it does.   We have in the past few weeks carried a story about apparent abuse ...

Cop sex scandal: Wife goes on rampage . . . Raids station, ...

Fungai Muderere  A LECHEROUS senior police officer based at Drill Hall’s Traffic Section in Bulawayo, Inspector ...

Cop chases, bashes wife in camp

Danisa Masuku  IN a dramatic incident a police officer stationed at Western Commonage police station became a centre of ...

Serving convict pummels wife over lunch delivery

Danisa Masuku  RESIDENTS in Makokoba suburb in Bulawayo were treated to free drama last week on Thursday after a man ran ...

Zvishavane ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ nabbed in drug bust

Mejury Magaya A Zvishavane couple has been arrested after they were found in possession of 35 kilogrammes of dagga and ...

Robbers tie guard to tree, ransack school

 Danisa Masuku  THREE men pounced at Mbonqane Primary School on the outskirts of Bulawayo and tied a security guard to a ...