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2 killed in bus head-on collision along the Harare-Bulawayo road

Two people were killed on the spot in a head-on collision 10 kilometres from Chegutu along the Harare-Bulawayo road around 5 pm yesterday.

The accident which involved a Toyota Hilux vehicle and a Mukumba bus, also saw several people getting injured, with four reportedly serious.

They were admitted at Chegutu General Hospital yesterday.

The bus landed on its side due to the impact of the collision while the Toyota Hilux was mangled beyond recognition.

Zimbabwe Republic Police spokesperson, Assistant Commissioner, Paul Nyati confirmed the accident adding the names of the deceased would be released in due course.

The District Department of Civil Protection responded to the accident.

In other news – Parents remain banned from visiting learners at boarding schools

The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education has emphasized that parents and guardians remain banned from visiting learners at boarding schools as COVID-19 prevention protocols remain in place.

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The ban was imposed in 2021 during which the Government also reduced intakes at boarding schools as a preventative measure to allow learners to learn and live in a safe environment where social distancing was possible. Learn More

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