Zimbabwe: Illegal Panners, Cops in Shootout

[The Herald] Illegal gold panners armed with machetes, swords and a pistol went on the rampage in Silobela yesterday, savaging revellers and exchanging gunfire with the police in a case of violence which left one person dead and several others injured.Police said while fights over gold claims were common in the Midlands Province, yesterday’s incident as deplorable.

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Zimbabwe: Fuel Leakages Scare Under Probe

[The Herald] Security details and firefighters were deployed yesterday at Zuva Petroleum Service Station in the capital after reports of suspected fuel leakage of underground storage facility, the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation reported last night. Police details and fire-fighters were deployed at the service station along Simon Muzenda Street and Samora Machel Avenue.Police chief spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba, told ZBC that police were deployed to the service station to allow uninterru

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