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Zimbabweans say they have high hopes that the historic elections which were held yesterday will bring about good fortunes for the country. Some of the people who voted yesterday said they expect those who will be voted into power will fulfil their electoral promises. The elections were described as historic with 55 political parties taking […]

One person collapsed and died while in the queue to cast their ballot in yesterday`s election in Bulilima constituency, in Matabeleland South. Addressing the media at a press conference last night, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson confirmed the unfortunate incident. Meanwhile, Justice Chigumba revealed that there was high voter turn out especially in the […]

Mines and Mining Development Minister Winston Chitando says government is committed to ensuring that Shabanie Mine employees benefit from the mine`s housing scheme. This comes after the employees raised pressed government for a guarantee that they will be sold the houses at affordable prices after following a pronouncement by Local Government Minister July Moyo and […]

Peace continues to prevail in most parts of the Midlands province with less than two weeks to go to the July 30 elections. A snap survey carried out by Ya FM revealed that most residents are attending rallies freely and wearing party regalia without fear of intimidation. Residents that spoke to Ya FM said they […]

The Zvishavane Town Council says it is working on a plan to rid the mining town of stray livestock. Speaking at a Zvishavane Traffic Consultative Committee meeting Mr Farai Machaka said by-laws have been in place since 2015 and penalties were set at $2 a day for stray livestock. He however said council was at […]

Chief Masunda has called upon faith healers for the apostolic sect to value human life and desist from rendering assistance to pregnant women who are supposed to be attended by the trained hospital Staff. His concern comes after a thirty seven year old woman; Hilder Mazingari from Mabasa died from labour complications while she was […]

Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) Zvishavane district has encouraged local residents to participate in the Multi Political Party Peace March to be held tomorrow. Officer Commanding Zvishavane District Chief Superintended Edward Ncube told YA FM News that they organized the march on a district level so as to promote peace in the community ,as well advocate for free,fair and credible elections. Ncube […]

Parents with children learning at Victoria High school in Masvingo are organising a demonstration against the school authorities this Thursday over alleged maladministration at the school. The disgruntled parents have since petitioned against the school`s headmaster Mr John Muzamani, whom they want removed from the school, on charges of running the school. Concerned parents who spoke to […]

Zvishavane Ministers Fraternity chairperson Rev Lizwe Nyoni has encouraged aspiring candidates to promote peace during their campaigns. Speaking to YA Fm News, Rev Nyoni also appealed to the aspiring candidates to fulfil their promises once they are elected into office. In separate interviews with Ya fm news, aspiring Zvishavane-Ngezi parliamentarians Dumezweni Mawite Mpofu and Micheal Timivious […]

Villagers in Mberengwa have bemoaned the state of the roads and bridges in their area. Some of the villagers in Mataga who spoke to YaFM News said the roads and bridges in their area are in a bad state and this has led to transport problems with some public transporters shunning that route. Those who […]


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