Harare’s Intricate Web of Burglars, Drug-Dealers and Sex Workers

[Zimbabwe Standard] After Temba Phiri* woke up to the terrible news that burglars had ransacked his Harare apartment and got away with goods worth thousands of dollars, his first instinct was to make a police report, after which investigations began.

[Zimbabwe Standard] After Temba Phiri* woke up to the terrible news that burglars had ransacked his Harare apartment and got away with goods worth thousands of dollars, his first instinct was to make a police report, after which investigations began.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tennis Legend Wayne Black Honoured in the U.S.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Almost a decade after he retired from professional tennis, Zimbabwe tennis legend Wayne Black continues to receive international recognition for his playing days exploits. He has just been inducted into the University of Southern Ca…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Almost a decade after he retired from professional tennis, Zimbabwe tennis legend Wayne Black continues to receive international recognition for his playing days exploits. He has just been inducted into the University of Southern California (USC)'s Athletic Hall of Fame.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Yellow Bone Fever Grips

[Zimbabwe Standard] My dark-skinned friend is continually telling me that people with a skin tone such as hers will in the not-too-distant future become quite rare to come by. She wonders if she should also join in the bleaching craze and achieve the f…

[Zimbabwe Standard] My dark-skinned friend is continually telling me that people with a skin tone such as hers will in the not-too-distant future become quite rare to come by. She wonders if she should also join in the bleaching craze and achieve the fairer skin tone that many people are striving for. I keep assuring her that she needs not do such a thing as she is beautiful the way she is. I give examples of Lupita Nyong'o, a dark-skinned 34-year-old actress of Kenyan descent who has made it considerably big in Hollywood par

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Stage Set for Zimpraise Music Festival

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE stage is set for the five-day Zimpraise Choir’s International Gospel and Music Festival to be headlined by influential United States preacher and senior pastor of the Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas, Theodore Dexter Jakes — pop…

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE stage is set for the five-day Zimpraise Choir's International Gospel and Music Festival to be headlined by influential United States preacher and senior pastor of the Potter's House in Dallas, Texas, Theodore Dexter Jakes -- popularly known as TD Jakes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Stage Set for Harare Derby

[Zimbabwe Standard] AFTER several postponements, the first instalment of the Harare derby is finally here and local fans can look forward to a potentially explosive encounter between the capital city’s biggest clubs at the National Sports Stadium this …

[Zimbabwe Standard] AFTER several postponements, the first instalment of the Harare derby is finally here and local fans can look forward to a potentially explosive encounter between the capital city's biggest clubs at the National Sports Stadium this afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chipolopolo Down Algeria for First Win

[CAF] Zambia beat Algeria 3-1 at home in Lusaka on Saturday to end their losing jinx in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against ‘Les Fennecs’ and give a breather of hope to ther ambitions of reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

[CAF] Zambia beat Algeria 3-1 at home in Lusaka on Saturday to end their losing jinx in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against 'Les Fennecs' and give a breather of hope to ther ambitions of reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria