Difference between revisions of "Pindula:Today in the Past/6 February"

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*'''6 February 1959''': [[Leonard Dembo]], the ''Chitekete'' hit-maker is born on this day in [[Chirimhanzu]], [[Midlands]].
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*'''6 February 1980''': Former Zimbabwean Warriors defensive midfielder, [[Esrom Nyandoro]] was born on this day.
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*'''6 February 1993''': [[Tinashe|Tinashe Jørgensen Kachingwe]] popular American singer-songwriter, dancer, actress and former model is born, to a Zimbabwean father, [[Michael Kachingwe]] and a Danish mother.
 
*'''6 February 2005''': The government awards war veterans a hefty pension increment. This is suspected to be a move to prepare for general elections, less than eight weeks away. The war vets (numbering about 6,000) would get Z$3 million, up from Z$200,000 a month. In addition they'd also get a $10 million once-off payment.
 
*'''6 February 2005''': The government awards war veterans a hefty pension increment. This is suspected to be a move to prepare for general elections, less than eight weeks away. The war vets (numbering about 6,000) would get Z$3 million, up from Z$200,000 a month. In addition they'd also get a $10 million once-off payment.
 
*'''6 February 2007''': 79 students from [[National University of Science and Technology | NUST]] and [[Bulawayo Polytechnic]] are arrested in [[Bulawayo]] after a demonstration over unaffordable fees and deteriorating standards.
 
*'''6 February 2007''': 79 students from [[National University of Science and Technology | NUST]] and [[Bulawayo Polytechnic]] are arrested in [[Bulawayo]] after a demonstration over unaffordable fees and deteriorating standards.

Latest revision as of 11:53, 5 February 2015

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  • 6 February 1959: Leonard Dembo, the Chitekete hit-maker is born on this day in Chirimhanzu, Midlands.
  • 6 February 1980: Former Zimbabwean Warriors defensive midfielder, Esrom Nyandoro was born on this day.
  • 6 February 1993: Tinashe Jørgensen Kachingwe popular American singer-songwriter, dancer, actress and former model is born, to a Zimbabwean father, Michael Kachingwe and a Danish mother.
  • 6 February 2005: The government awards war veterans a hefty pension increment. This is suspected to be a move to prepare for general elections, less than eight weeks away. The war vets (numbering about 6,000) would get Z$3 million, up from Z$200,000 a month. In addition they'd also get a $10 million once-off payment.
  • 6 February 2007: 79 students from NUST and Bulawayo Polytechnic are arrested in Bulawayo after a demonstration over unaffordable fees and deteriorating standards.