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The Chronicle THE late Vice-President, Dr Joshua Nkomo was born on 19 June 1917 in the then Semukwe Reserve in Matabeleland South province. He was born into a family of eight. His father, Thomas Nyongolo Letswana Nkomo, was a community leader and preacher for the London Missionary Society. After completing his primary school education, the…

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The Chronicle Nduduzo Tshuma, Assistant Editor THE memory of the late veteran nationalist and one of the country’s founding fathers, Dr Joshua Nkomo, must be kept alive from generation to generation in honour of his contribution to the liberation of Zimbabwe, President Mnangagwa has said. Speaking in an interview at the Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International…

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The Chronicle Nqobile Tshili, Chronicle ReporterTODAY marks 23 years since veteran nationalist and Vice-President, Dr Joshua Mqabuko Nyongolo Nkomo died, and the nation still cherishes his legacy of selfless sacrifice, peace, unity and national development. Popularly known as Father Zimbabwe, the fearless freedom fighter succumbed to prostate cancer on July 1, 1999 at the age…

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The Chronicle Ricky Zililo, Senior Sports ReporterCHICKEN Inn first choice goalkeeper Donovan Bernard will miss the crunch top-of- the-table clash against FC Platinum at Luveve Stadium tomorrow, as he will be serving suspension after accumulating three yellow cards. This will be the first time Chicken Inn will play without the 27-year-old goalkeeper, who has kept…

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The Chronicle Mthabisi Tshuma, Showbiz ReporterFriends of multi-award-winning photographer-cum-poet Mgcini Nyoni who is battling a heart problem have called on the public to join hands and assist in footing his medical bills. Nyoni, who has been instrumental in the documentation of most art activities in Bulawayo, was reportedly diagnosed with a heart problem in 2020…

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The Chronicle Sikhumbuzo Moyo, Senior ReporterNEARLY 200 000 Zimbabweans working in South Africa face deportation and loss of jobs upon expiry of their Zimbabwe Exemption Permits (ZEP) on December 31 this year if they do not migrate to other eligible permits. There are four different permits available namely, student visa, business visa, spousal visa and…

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The Chronicle Mashudu Netsianda, Senior ReporterAS Zimbabwe marks the 23rd anniversary of the death of Vice-President Dr Joshua Mqabuko Nyongolo Nkomo, Zanu-PF Second Secretary Cde Kembo Mohadi has urged the nation to cherish the values of unity, freedom and peace that he strived and stood for. Dr Nkomo, one of the pioneers of the country’s…

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