Chipinge

Mbare talking bird reaches n’anga in Chipinge

December 20, 2012
The talking bird that recently caused confusion at Mbare Musika market in Harare has reached Chipinge in southeastern Zimbabwe. Immaculate Chirunga (33) said the bird is with traditional healer Sekuru Mudapaviri Ndoro. Chirunga, a cross-border trader from Dzivarasekwa suburb  who was stopped with the bird, claimed, “I was attacked by a strong wind that confused ...

Police prepare to deport three satanists

September 10, 2012
Three refugees are at Mutare Remand Prison, awaiting deportation from the country. This week they went public saying they were determined to open a church for satanists in Zimbabwe to recruit more followers. Two Congolese people and a Rwandan approached Zimbabwean authorities earlier this year by submitting an application to register ...

UCCZ to run a community clinic in Chipinge

July 10, 2012
A clinic built under the Constituency Development Fund in Chipinge East (Manicaland Province) was handed over to the United Church of Christ in Zimbabwe (UCCZ) recently. Speaking at the handover ceremony at Muswera Community Centre the MP for the area, Matewu Mathias Mlambo, said the community had agreed to hand ...

Girl-child marriages- an issue of culture?

April 2, 2011
Newsday reported that Chief Chiduku, a senator for Manicaland this week stunned a Parliamentary Portfolio Committee when he said there was nothing wrong with marrying off underage girls. He said this during a committee hearing where male gender activists, Varume Svinurai/Vhukani Madoda Men’s Forum had appeared before the Thematic Committee ...