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  • Rape suspect feigns mental illness

    June 10, 2014 6:33 AM 6

    A Seke man who faked mental illness after allegedly raping a neighbour's daughter collapsed in court when a medical report indicated that he was sane. The suspect pleaded guilty to rape when he appeared before Chitungwiza Regional Magistrate Ms Estere Chivasa on May 26 and was subsequently ordered to undergo a medical examination. Two medical reports

  • Nkulumane murders, 2 arrested

    June 10, 2014 6:07 AM 57

    BULAWAYO police have arrested two men from Makokoba, believed to be part of a six-member gang linked to the murders of two people whose bodies were dumped in a storm drain in Nkulumane 12. The bodies of Lokukhanya Ncube, 19, and her boyfriend, Mthabisi Dube, were found close to the intercection of Rangemore and Ntemba roads on April 24. Ncube was naked

  • Mugabe to take over as Sadc chair

    June 10, 2014 6:06 AM 10

    President Mugabe - who is also African Union First Deputy Chair - is expected to take over the SADC chair from Malawi at the bloc's Ordinary Summit in Victoria Falls. President Mugabe is likely to pursue politics of self-determination and black empowerment when Zimbabwe assumes the Sadc Chair in August this year, commentators have said. They said the region

  • MDC-T cop murder trial resumes

    June 10, 2014 6:06 AM 13

    THE marathon trial of seven MDC-T activists accused of the May 2011 brutal killing of a police inspector resumed at the High Court Monday. Presiding Judge Chinembiri Bhunu however deferred the hearing to Tuesday at State lawyers objected to the presentation of a video in court. Bhunu said he wanted to allow the State lawyers to scrutinise a video provided

  • Vote-buying rocks Zanu-PF youth conference

    June 10, 2014 6:00 AM 14

    THE upcoming elective Zanu-PF youth conference slated for August has already been rocked by reports of vote-buying with some candidates allegedly splashing cash and fuel coupons to the electoral college, NewsDay reported. This emerged during a no-holds-barred Zanu-PF inter-district meeting held in Mutare on Sunday. The meeting was also attended by party

  • MDC-T cop murder trial restarts

    June 10, 2014 4:53 AM 11

    THE marathon trial of seven MDC-T activists charged with the May 2011 brutal killing of a police inspector in Harare resumed at the High Court Monday. Presiding Judge Chinembiri Bhunu however deferred proceedings to Tuesday. Bhunu said he wanted to allow the State lawyers to scrutinise a video provided by defence counsel. The video was presented as proof

  • Chief Negomo equipment attached over debt

    June 10, 2014 4:00 AM 11

    PROMINENT Chiweshe traditional leader Chief Chiweshe, born Licious Chitsinde, had his irrigation equipment attached by the Messenger of Court last week over an undisclosed debt he owes to a local irrigation scheme. According to a public notice published in the Press yesterday, the property — which includes a boom sprayer, 50-horsepower electric motor

  • ExPM

    June 10, 2014 3:00 AM 16

    MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has hit out at the fixation by rivals on his love life saying this would neither solve Zimbabwe’s economic problems nor bring food to the tables of the struggling poor. “How can you make an effort to say where are his (Tsvangirai’s) girls, where are his women to smear him? "Smearing Tsvangirai will not bring food on the table

  • TSVANGIRAI'S CHARGE SHEET REVEALED newsdzeZimbabweNewsdzeZimbabwe

    June 9, 2014 11:45 PM 13

    THE MDC Renewal Team has formally charged MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai with 17 counts of violating the party’s constitution and has called him to appear before a disciplinary hearing. Also summoned is MDC-T chair Mr Lovemore Moyo, who faces four counts, which include failure to conduct free and fair primary elections before last year’s harmonised

  • Tsvangirai ” Nehanda Radio

    June 9, 2014 6:44 PM 10

    MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai has told his political rivals that relentlessly snooping around his love life and continuously talking about his stay in what critics call a “Zanu PF house”, will not turn around the free falling economy. Tsvangirai was addressing mourners at the funeral of the late MDC-T chairman for Mashonaland West Japhet Karemba in Chitomborwizi