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Police arrest kidnap & rape couple.

by Courtney Matende, Midlands Reporter 29/05/19 Police in Shurugwi have arrested a couple that allegedly kidnapped a 14-year-old girl before the wife assisted her husband to rape the minor. The couple gave the girl 50 cents and wild fruits to buy her silence. Daniso...

Serious shortage of teachers hits Matebeleland.

by Andile Tshuma/Kudzai Chikiwa, Chronicle Reporters 27/05/19 MATABELELAND is facing an acute teacher shortage, with some schools reportedly having three, often unqualified teachers, taking ECD classes up to Grade Seven. In an interview on Friday, Matabeleland South...

ZLHR STATEMENT ON PRISON REFORM

Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights ( ZLHR) is appalled to the deplorable conditions obtaining at the country’s prisons, which deprives prisoners of their inherent dignity and value as human beings. According to media reports, including accounts from detainees,...

Bulawayo schoolgirls start getting HPV vaccine.

by Thandeka Moyo, Health Reporter 28/05/19 SCHOOL girls in Bulawayo yesterday started getting a Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) vaccine to avert the risk of contracting the deadly cervical cancer which kills four women daily in Zimbabwe. The Bulawayo City Council in...