PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s government is drafting a new constitutional amendment that would automatically cancel citizenship from anyone who would have stayed abroad for five years without paying tax

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PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s government is drafting a new constitutional amendment that would automatically cancel citizenship from anyone who would have stayed abroad for five years without paying tax to his government, a development that is set to make millions of Zimbabweans stateless. Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who is also minister of Justice Legal and Parliamentary Affairs, revealed that the government is in the process of drafting an Constitutional Amendment Number 2, which would, among other things, revoke citizenship for citizens living abroad who do not pay tax to the Harare…

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Gone with the floods! Bridge on major highway swept away

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THE Government will soon airlift aid to stranded communities after widespread flooding left one person dead, extensively damaged roads and destroyed bridges, leaving parts of the country isolated. The Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate recommended in a statement issued through the Meteorological Services Department (MSD) yesterday that in view of the destruction caused by the floods, a state of disaster be declared in the affected provinces. “In view of the looming disaster, the Ministry recommends a state of emergency/disaster in the said provinces,” it said. “The Ministry of Primary…

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Georgia pair sentenced to combined 35 years for terrorizing black child’s birthday party with Confederate flags

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A Georgia man and woman cried in court Monday after they were both sentenced to long prison terms for terrorizing a black child’s birthday party with Confederate flags, racial slurs and threats. Jose Ismael Torres and Kayla Rae Norton were convicted earlier this month under a street gang terrorism law for the 2015 harassment in Douglassville, outside Atlanta, and cried in court on Monday. Video footage from the party, little more than a month after Dylann Roof’s Charleston church massacre, shows a parade of trucks roaring by with Confederate battle…

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A group of foreign nationals have been escorted out of Jeppestown following a second night of violence, looting and intimidation.

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JOHANNESBURG – A group of foreign nationals has been escorted out of Jeppestown following a second night of violence, looting and intimidation. On Monday night, a group of residents of the George Goch men’s hostel attacked foreign-owned shops and tried to barricade the M2 Highway. WATCH: Violence flares up yet again in Jeppestown Officers used stun grenades and rubber bullets to disperse the crowd Tweets by ewnreporter The police’s Mathapelo Peters says the area remains tense. “At this moment it’s tense but calm. A group of business owners from the…

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Free bail for mum ‘killer’

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A MAN from Mzilikazi suburb in Bulawayo who was arrested last month for allegedly killing his mother after accusing her of bewitching his late daughter, has been freed on bail. Amadi Nyathi (39) appeared before provincial magistrate Mr Tinashe Tashaya facing a murder charge. He allegedly assaulted his late mother (name withheld) with a metal crutch all over the body after accusing her of practising witchcraft. Nyathi`s mother died after six days at Mpilo Central Hospital. A court heard that Nyathi`s mother assaulted her son first. She allegedly hit him…

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Arthur Mofokate prevents a fist fight between Tira and Professor off stage

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It seems the reign of DJ Tira and Professor as the tag team of Durban house is over. Tira and Professor were allegedly involved in a screaming match shortly after Tira, whose real name is Mthokozisi Khathi, and DJ Sox accepted their award for best duo at the Metro FM Music Awards on Saturday night. According to two sources who were backstage at the time of the incident, kwaito legend Arthur Mafokate had to come in between the two men to stop a fist fight. “When Tira and Sox got…

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Vigilante mob kills thief: Fed up with crime, residents take matters into own hands

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A MOB from Cowdray Park suburb in Bulawayo stripped a self-confessed criminal naked and beat him to death after he was caught red-handed stealing from a house in the area, police confirmed yesterday. The angry mob was allegedly chanting that Cowdray Park residents were tired of crime as they bludgeoned the thief with an assortment of weapons at around 3AM on Friday. The man, who identified himself as Prince Dube of Nyamandlovu when residents demanded to know his name, allegedly broke into Mr Onias Nkomo’s house and stole a gas…

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“WHEN YOUR MAN CHEATS, BUY HIM CONDOMS INSTEAD OF WALKING OUT OF THE MARRIAGE” – ACTRESS SEYI HUNTER

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Actress cum producer, Seyi Hunter, has advised her colleagues walking out of their marriages to get a legal separation from their estranged husbands if they are not willing to resolve their lingering marital crisis. . In a chat with Vanguardngr, she condemned the manner in which female entertainers take a walk out of their marriages instead of coming to terms with its realities. According to her, there are lots of single ladies ready to jump at Ubi and Churchill immediately they decide to put an end to their crisis-rocked union.…

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Woman gets 20 boyfriends to buy her iPhones, then sells them to buy a house

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One crafty female from China has performed the ultimate hustle to raise funds for a home deposit. The scheme involved a lady convincing her 20 boyfriends to buy her 20 new iPhone 7s, which she then sold for enough money to put a down payment on a house. Using the pseudonym Proud Qiaoba, a blogger gave a detailed description of how the hustle was performed by a colleague of hers, dubbed Xiaoli. While the legitimacy of the story might sound dubious at first, the BBC reported it has been able…

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Metro FM Awards ‘corrupted by Mabala Noise’: Malema

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The awards were not the ‘right’ platform to honour Caiphus Semenya and Letta Mbulu. Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema and the party’s national spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi have taken to social media to criticise the Metro FM Awards that took place at the ICC in Durban on Saturday night. Malema criticised the event that he said was not the right platform to honour legendary musicians Caiphus Semenya and Letta Mbulu, alleging that the awards were corrupted by Mabala Noise. “We love Caiphus Semenya and Letta Mbulu,we need a proper event…

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