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Chronicle business editor dies in car crash

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 24 July 2014 The Business editor of the Chronicle, Mernet Mafirakureva, has died after the car he was driving collided head on with a bus near Beatrice, along the Harare to Masvingo highway. He was 33. Innocent Madonko, the deputy editor of the Chronicle, told SW Radio...

Senior MDC-T official dies

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 6 June 2014 The MDC-T provincial chairman for Mashonaland West, Japhet Karemba, has died, a senior party official said on Friday. Charlton Hwende, the national council member in charge of the province said Karemba, who was diabetic, died in hospital on Thursday night from...

ZANU PF stalwart Nathan Shamuyarira dies at 85

By Tichaona Sibanda SW Radio Africa 5 June 2014 Former cabinet minister and veteran nationalist Nathan Shamuyarira died in Harare on Wednesday night. The 85-year-old former ZANU PF MP and politburo member had been seriously ill. Health Minister David Parirenyatwa confirmed to the state media that he had been...

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