Local – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com Zimbabwe News and Internet Radio Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:42:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 http://nehandaradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cropped-Nehanda-Radio-Favicon-512-32x32.jpg Local – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com 32 32 High Court to hear nurses’ application http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/high-court-to-hear-nurses-application/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/high-court-to-hear-nurses-application/#comments Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:25:32 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175831 Shocking recruitment 'corruption' at Gwanda School of Nursing

The High Court will tomorrow hold a hearing on an application filed by disgruntled nurses who are challenging government’s decision to terminate their contracts following last week’s industrial action.

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Ritual killing: Victim’s body unclaimed for 11 months http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/ritual-killing-victims-body-unclaimed-for-11-months/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/ritual-killing-victims-body-unclaimed-for-11-months/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:32:39 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175760 Stolen corpse used in $70 000 swindle

The body of a mentally-ill man, who was decapitated in a suspected ritual murder, will spend six more months in a mortuary before it is given a pauper’s burial.The body, which is in an advanced state of decomposition, is still stuck at Gwanda Provincial Hospital 11 months after he was killed.

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Man refuses to maintain ‘drunkard’ wife http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/man-refuses-to-maintain-drunkard-wife/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/man-refuses-to-maintain-drunkard-wife/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:25:37 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175759 File picture of people waiting outside the Western Commonage Magistrates Courts in Bulawayo

A man from Bulawayo who is based in South Africa has refused to pay spousal maintenance saying his wife is a drunkard who was having an extra marital affair.Ephraim Ndlovu on Monday opposed his wife’s application for $100 spousal maintenance, saying she wanted to squander it on alcohol.

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Three men claim paternity for 1 child http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/three-men-claim-paternity-for-1-child/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/three-men-claim-paternity-for-1-child/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:17:43 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175756 Paternity Testing

A Gwanda gold panner has refused to pay maintenance for his one-year-old child saying three other men that his ex-lover had dated were claiming paternity.

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Lecturer tries to bed student in office http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/lecturer-tries-to-bed-student-in-office/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/lecturer-tries-to-bed-student-in-office/#comments Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:12:48 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175755 Midlands State University

A third year student at Midlands State University (MSU) on industrial attachment at the institution allegedly dropped out after a lecturer stripped naked and attempted to have sex with her.

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Gangster ‘killer’ surrenders self to police http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/gangster-killer-surrenders-self-to-police/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/gangster-killer-surrenders-self-to-police/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:04:21 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175751 The flat where the late Dumisani Nyathi stayed

Police in Bulawayo have solved the mystery of a suspected gangster who was found dead recently and arrested his friend for allegedly killing him. Dumisani Nyathi (22) of Vundu flats in Makokoba was found dead on April 13, two days after he was allegedly stabbed.

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Bribe attempts at Nust DNA centre http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/bribe-attempts-at-nust-dna-centre/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/bribe-attempts-at-nust-dna-centre/#comments Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:24:17 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175728 Zephania Dlamini

Cheating spouses are reportedly approaching the Applied Genetic Testing Centre (AGTC) at the National University of Science and Technology in Bulawayo intending to bribe officials to manipulate their children’s paternity results to save their marriages.

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Three-year-old drowns in well while mum entertains lover http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/three-year-old-drowns-in-well-while-mum-entertains-lover/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/25/three-year-old-drowns-in-well-while-mum-entertains-lover/#comments Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:13:21 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175729 The well in which the child drowned

A three year old baby boy fell into a well and drowned while his mother was allegedly having sex at her boyfriend’s house in Bulawayo. Police on Monday rescued the couple after Cowdray Park residents bayed for their blood.

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Chief Musarurwa shoots man at point-blank range http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/chief-musarurwa-shoots-man-at-point-blank-range/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/chief-musarurwa-shoots-man-at-point-blank-range/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2018 13:19:57 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175706 Chief Musarurwa (right) hands over seed maize to Mr Joseph Hwata, a disabled man in this file picture

Relatives of a 22-year-old man have demanded that police thoroughly investigate Chief Musarurwa for shooting him at point-blank range, amid fears there is an attempt to downplay the case in a move that risks sparking a new scandal for the law enforcement agency.

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Duo arrested for beating up pregnant woman http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/duo-arrested-for-beating-up-pregnant-woman/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/duo-arrested-for-beating-up-pregnant-woman/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:56:08 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175679

Two Harare women were hauled before the courts after allegedly attacking a pregnant woman and causing her miscarriage.

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‘Drunk’ Bosso fan in ICU after fall from BF terraces http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/drunk-bosso-fan-in-icu-after-fall-from-bf-terraces/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/drunk-bosso-fan-in-icu-after-fall-from-bf-terraces/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:10:22 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175649

An allegedly drunk Highlanders Football Club fan is battling for life in the intensive care unit after he fell from the terraces during a match between the Bulawayo giants and Shabanie Mine on Sunday.

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Hooker dies at client’s house. . . Police confirm sudden death report http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/hooker-dies-at-clients-house-police-confirm-sudden-death-report/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/hooker-dies-at-clients-house-police-confirm-sudden-death-report/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:04:35 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175643 Polite Ncube

A suspected sex worker died yesterday at her client’s house in Bulawayo’s Barbourfields suburb. Polite Ncube (29) of 4039 Mbuyazwe, Barbourfields suburb said Hazel Sibanda (27) died at around 11AM after she had allegedly complained of not feeling well earlier that morning.

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Fake rape reports rise http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/fake-rape-reports-rise/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/fake-rape-reports-rise/#comments Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:36:58 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175640 rape victim file picture

There is a worrying increase in the number of false rape reports being made, as purported victims hope to get free medical, psycho-social and financial services meant for rape victims and survivors, an official has said.

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HEXCO results out http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/hexco-results-out/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/hexco-results-out/#respond Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:08:01 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175634

The Higher Education Examinations Council (HEXCO) results for March/April 2018 are out. The overall pass rate this year is 71 percent.

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Govt to establish university towns http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/govt-to-establish-university-towns/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/04/24/govt-to-establish-university-towns/#respond Tue, 24 Apr 2018 06:56:39 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=175631 Students are forced to live in threes or fours in one room due to lack of university accommodation

Government has signed Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with investors to establish the construction of university towns and college cities across the country in a bid to ensure that all university students have decent accommodation.

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