AUGUST 2016 REVIEW: Zimbabwe at the Olympics, Carl Joshua Ncube world record and more Harare chaos
So then we got to August.
Here are the news highlights from August 2016 (bold means links to original article)
The Olympics were on and here are some of the highlights
- Mighty Warriors debut
- What we found out archer Gavin Sutherland
- Some fun facts about Micheen Thornycroft
- Olympic legend Kirsty Coventry bowing out
- Andrew Peebles’s win in the E/F men’s rowing
Edgar Lungu was re-elected as president of Zambia
Then there was the Dave Emberton incident with the bacon
Former FIFA president Joao Havelange died at 100
Soul Jah Love was involved in a car accident.
PHD’s Walter Magaya appeared in court over rape allegations.
Stunner launched his album If I Die Tonight
Harare opened its new ice skating rink 263Chilled
SA cops intercepted a car with 23 Zimbabweans who were trafficking victims
Mafikizolo were pretty awesome at the ZiFM Stereo birthday gig
Charles Manyuchi completed an easy victory in Zambia