Local News – The Chronicle https://www.chronicle.co.zw Bulawayo's most popular daily newspaper Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:39:58 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/08/cropped-chronicle_site_icon-32x32.png Local News – The Chronicle https://www.chronicle.co.zw 32 32 JUST IN: Thousands of job seekers throng Egodini mall contact centre https://www.chronicle.co.zw/just-in-thousands-of-job-seekers-throng-egodini-mall-contact-centre/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/just-in-thousands-of-job-seekers-throng-egodini-mall-contact-centre/#respond Mon, 15 Oct 2018 11:37:36 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420316 Andile Tshuma THOUSANDS of job seekers thronged the Egodini mall project contact centre on Monday as the contractor; Terracota Private Limited, started the recruitment process for the first phase of the project. An estimated 8000 people thronged the former Basch street taxi terminus, with some people queuing at the contact centre as early as 4AM. […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/just-in-thousands-of-job-seekers-throng-egodini-mall-contact-centre/feed/ 0 Mphokos trial dates set https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mphokos-trial-dates-set/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mphokos-trial-dates-set/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:04:32 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420145 Mashudu Netsianda, Senior Court Reporter THE trial dates have been set for former Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko’s son, Siqokoqela and his wife, Nomagugu who are facing charges of hijacking Choppies retail business and “looting” more than $80 000 in cash and goods from the outlets countrywide without board approval. Siqokoqela Mphoko (40) who is a […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/mphokos-trial-dates-set/feed/ 0 Zanu-PF heads of department to discuss conference preps https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zanu-pf-heads-of-department-to-discuss-conference-preps/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zanu-pf-heads-of-department-to-discuss-conference-preps/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:04:04 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420222 Mashudu Netsianda, Senior Reporter ZANU-PF’s heads of department are set to meet today at Esigodini to discuss preparations for the party’s conference in December. The party, early this month, shifted the venue for the event from Gwanda to Esigodini in Umzingwane district. Zanu-PF spokesperson Cde Simon Khaya Moyo said the venue of the 17th national […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zanu-pf-heads-of-department-to-discuss-conference-preps/feed/ 0 Nation urged to be patient with Government as it attends to economy https://www.chronicle.co.zw/nation-urged-to-be-patient-with-government-as-it-attends-to-economy/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/nation-urged-to-be-patient-with-government-as-it-attends-to-economy/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:03:56 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420248 Nduduzo Tshuma , Political Editor ZANU-PF has urged Zimbabweans to be patient as the Government is attending to the economy that would see the end of cash shortages and hiking of prices by some unscrupulous businesses. Addressing party supporters during victory celebrations for Tsholotsho North MP Cde Sibangumuzi Khumalo in Sipepa yesterday, party secretary for […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/nation-urged-to-be-patient-with-government-as-it-attends-to-economy/feed/ 0 Police arrest ‘dream wedding’ killers https://www.chronicle.co.zw/police-arrest-dream-wedding-killers/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/police-arrest-dream-wedding-killers/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:03:03 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420223 Whinsley Masara, Chronicle Reporter POLICE have arrested two suspects for allegedly killing a man who was walking home with his fiancé at night in Esigodini. The suspects allegedly killed Nkosi Ndlela (26) last week after he tried to protect his fiancé from being indecently assaulted by the suspects. The third suspect is still at large. […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/police-arrest-dream-wedding-killers/feed/ 0 ‘Zimbabwe now food secure’ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zimbabwe-now-food-secure/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zimbabwe-now-food-secure/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:02:52 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420250 Elita Chikwati , Harare Bureau Zimbabwe will not import maize as it has become food secure, with farmers having so far delivered 1,1 million tonnes to the Grain Marketing Board for the 2018 marketing season, thanks to the successful Command Agriculture. GMB officials said they expected the delivered maize to reach 1,2 million tonnes as […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zimbabwe-now-food-secure/feed/ 0 Bulawayo on economic revival path https://www.chronicle.co.zw/bulawayo-on-economic-revival-path/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/bulawayo-on-economic-revival-path/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:02:50 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420252 Kudzai Chikiwa, Chronicle Reporter BULAWAYO is open for business and investment in line with Government’s vision of transforming Zimbabwe into a middle income economy by 2030, Bulawayo Metropolitan Provincial Minister of State Cde Judith Ncube has said. Speaking at the commissioning of Egodini Mall Project Contact Centre last Friday, Cde Ncube said the beginning of […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/bulawayo-on-economic-revival-path/feed/ 0 Fired Zinara board exposed for shielding graft https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fired-zinara-board-exposed-for-shielding-graft/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fired-zinara-board-exposed-for-shielding-graft/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:02:47 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420261 Tendai Mugabe, Harare Bureau The recently fired Zimbabwe National Road Administration (Zinara) board led by Mr Wilfred Ramwi has been exposed for shielding deep-seated corruption at the State enterprise relating to the Infralink project, which refurbished the Plumtree-Mutare Highway. A copy of a letter written by one member of the dissolved board, Ms Patricia Bwerinofa, […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fired-zinara-board-exposed-for-shielding-graft/feed/ 0 Fine for beating up lover https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fine-for-beating-up-lover/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fine-for-beating-up-lover/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:02:44 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420232 Yemurai Ushamba, Court Reporter A cheating man has been fined $100 for assaulting his live-in girlfriend after she reprimanded him for bringing another girlfriend in their home. The cheating man says he has three girlfriends. A court heard that Freedom Phiri (23) of Tshabalala suburb brought one of his girlfriends to the same house that […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fine-for-beating-up-lover/feed/ 0 Man ‘stones’ brother to death https://www.chronicle.co.zw/man-stones-brother-to-death/ https://www.chronicle.co.zw/man-stones-brother-to-death/#respond Sun, 14 Oct 2018 22:02:35 +0000 https://www.chronicle.co.zw/?p=420231 Sukulwenkosi Dube-Matutu,Gwanda Correspondent A 20-YEAR-OLD Gwanda man stoned his elder brother to death for refusing to accompany him to the town’s central business district (CBD.) Londani Sibanda of Copthal Block in Colleen Bawn area was not asked to plead when he appeared before Gwanda magistrate, Ms Nomagugu Ncube facing allegations of murdering 26-year-old Sandiso Sibanda. […]]]> https://www.chronicle.co.zw/man-stones-brother-to-death/feed/ 0