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NO SHOW FOR NUST STUDENTS BUS DEMO

By Sibanda Mdawini SEVERAL students were left stranded as the eagerly anticipated school bus demo took a turn to the worst. According to social media reports, the students who forcibly boarded a university bus on Monday afternoon were not ferried to town but instead dumped at the transport depot while the lecturers in the bus were ushered […]

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Tragic death for NUST student

 A Second year Faculty of Medicine student at the National University of Science and Technology (Nust) collapsed and died while jogging in Bulawayo on Friday last week. Bryan Ncube was jogging along Selous Avenue in North End suburb with his colleague Andile Dube, a third year student in the same faculty, when tragic struck. Nust’s […]

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HIGH COURT BLOCKS STUDENT LEADER SUSPENSION

A High Court judge has ordered the reinstatement of a Midlands State University (MSU) student who had been suspended by the tertiary institution for allegedly branding an MDC-T placard on campus. MSU authorities recently suspended Archbold Elias Madida for allegedly holding a placard inscribed “MSU Students support MDC-T” on campus. This followed an anti-government protest staged […]

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Nust to host Rioset-Tech@school

Thousands of students and policymakers in the higher education sector are expected to converge in Bulawayo this month-end when a leading online tech magazine, TechnoMag, jointly hosts this year’s Research and Intellectual Outputs-Science, Engineering and Technology (Rio-Set) expo with the ministry of Higher & Tertiary Education ministry The expo, to be held at the National […]

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ZINASU CALLS ON PRIVATE SECTOR TO GIVE VACATION JOBS TO STUDENTS

Due to failure to pay fees, a lot of students are dropping out of college. This has prompted ZINASU to implore the private sector to give jobs to students during the winter vacation so that they can raise money

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47% OF UZ STUDENTS HIV+: MISLEADING, ZINASU

how some colleges and other national institutions are going about the release of information on HIV related issues is not only misleading but is unnecessarily causing stigma against students  The Zimbabwe National Students’ Union (ZINASU) has dismissed a report in the Herald of 20 May 2016 under the headline ‘47pc of UZ students HIV+’ as […]

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12 000 students drop out of colleges: Zinasu

FARAYI MACHAMIRE HARARE – At least 12 000 students from the country’s various tertiary institutions have been forced to drop out of school or defer their studies in the face of the deteriorating economic and political climate, the Zimbabwe National Students Union (Zinasu) said. In a statement Zinasu said skyrocketing tertiary institution fees are beyond the […]

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NUST student blows fees, hangs self!!!

By Chronicle reporter A NATIONAL University of Science and Technology (Nust) student hanged himself in his father’s house after blowing his college fees with a woman he met in a nightclub. George Bonomali, 26, of Mkoba 15 in Gweru, hanged himself in his bedroom with a satellite dish cable on Monday at around 11AM. Bonomali […]

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PAUDC Championship Comes To Zim

Staff Reporter The Midlands State University has won the bid to host the Pan African Universities Debate Championship (PAUDC) in December 2016. The council committee accepted and approved Midlands State University to be the Host for the 2016 PAUDC. This year’s championship will be held under the theme ‘Madzimbabwe’ derived from the ancient Zimbabwean empire […]