Zim Latest

UPDATE: Kwekwe mine disaster: Two confirmed dead, scores still trapped

Only two miners from the Globe and Phoenix mine disaster in Kwekwe have been confirmed dead whilst an estimated number of about 20 illegal miners are still trapped.
Until early Friday morning official rescue operations were yet to start. The security has remained tight at Globe and Phoenix Mine which, during the early 1900s, was considered one of the biggest mines in the world. According to chief Government Mining Engineer Michael Munodawafa, mining inspectors are expected at the mine, soon
While state media reported that the mine had been closed in 2007, sources privy to the goings-on at the mine said this was being done to cover up for influential political personalities who have a stake at the shafts around Globe and Phoenix Mine.

More details to follow…..



Recent Posts

President Mnangagwa returns to Vic Falls

President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has arrived for the official opening of the 56th Session of… Read More

4th March 2024

Invictus Energy discovers high quality gas, petroleum products in Muzarabani

Geo Associates and Invictus Energy, who are exploring for oil and gas in the Muzarabani… Read More

4th March 2024

2 killed, 2 others injured in Nissan NV350, kombi head-on collision

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has confirmed a fatal road traffic accident which occurred recently… Read More

4th March 2024

Allow foreign ownership of local telecommunications- WB tells Zim

Zimbabwe should let telecom operators charge economic tariffs to allow them to invest, the World… Read More

4th March 2024

I’m in process of forming new government- implies Chamisa

Opposition politician Nelson Chamisa yesterday revealed that he had personally embarked on grassroots campaigns in… Read More

4th March 2024

Mupedzanhamo cloakroom destroyed by fire, traders suspect cover up ploy

Image- Herald Thousands worth of goods were engulfed by a devastating fire that broke out… Read More

4th March 2024