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Police dismiss “mabhinya” rumors

Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi, the spokesperson for Zimbabwe Republic Police,  has dismissed reports that there is a group of criminals kidnapping and beheading people, especially children. These type of criminals are popularly known as mabhinya in the Shona language. Fake WhatsApp messages The announcement was prompted by several fake WhatsApp messages that have gone viral. According to one such message there is [...]

By |2018-03-15T06:51:24+00:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Police dismiss “mabhinya” rumors

About 136 people died in the 2017-2018 Christmas and New Year season

A recorded total of 136 people died in 1398 separate road traffic accidents that occurred around during the festive season. These figures are those of incidents recorded between December 15, 2017 and January 1, 2018. According to Senior Assistant Commissioner for the Zimbabwe Republic Police this represents an in deaths of 47 people from last year's (2015-2016) festive season when  [...]

By |2018-01-04T07:08:37+00:00January 4th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on About 136 people died in the 2017-2018 Christmas and New Year season

Zimbabwe’s Rotten Police

To quote and paraphrase William Shakespeare's Hamlet: Something is rotten in the state of Zimbabwe. And I think I can supply the answer to the mystery of what is rotten. It is Zimbabwe's state police. Hardly anyone I know who has had a run in with the people who are supposed to be serving and protecting us has something positive [...]

By |2017-11-27T07:30:16+00:00November 27th, 2017|Categories: Opinion, Politics|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Zimbabwe’s Rotten Police