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November 15, 2018 4:02 PM ‘ZCDC guards setting vicious dogs on Marange villagers’

Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) security guards are allegedly setting vicious dogs on suspected illegal diamond miners in the Marange area of eastern Zimbabwe. Without notice in February this year, the government stopped four of the five diamond companies from mining in Marange. Until February 2016, five companies held licences to mine the diamonds 6

November 12, 2018 8:58 AM 7 robbers arrested, 5 others on the run

The Zimbabwe Republic Police has arrested seven suspected armed robbers who were targeting farms, service stations and business premises in Mashonaland Central Province. Five others are still on the run. Those arrested are Jerry Mhere (27), Gainmore Muchenje (30), Lazarus Thulani Mathebula (31), John Murengwa (31), Lloyd Mafigu (31), Brighton Murengwa 5

November 8, 2018 9:33 AM Kidnapped children released in Cameroon, two teachers held

All 79 children and a driver kidnapped in west Cameroon were free on Wednesday, but a principal and one teacher are still being held by the armed men that took them, a priest conducting negotiations said. The group was abducted on Monday in Bamenda, a commercial hub of Cameroon’s restive English-speaking region, according to military and government sources 10

November 7, 2018 9:32 AM Tiger Woods surpasses Spieth

Here’s something you probably never thought you’d see: Tiger Woods is now ranked above Jordan Spieth in the latest official world golf rankings released on Monday. As recently as a year ago, Woods was still ranked 656th in the world, but the 14-time Major champ is now up to 13th – one ahead of Spieth in 14th. Spieth started the year as the world No. 2, but a winless 13

November 6, 2018 9:07 AM Woman wants husband to stop paying maintenance

A woman from Bulawayo yesterday appealed to a court to stop her husband from paying maintenance saying he had set that as a condition for him to return to their matrimonial home. Njabulo Mathe left his wife Mrs Khulekisiwe Mathe after she applied for $600 as spousal maintenance and upkeep for their three children in 2017. Mathe was paying $250 as maintenance 19

November 2, 2018 8:31 AM Usain Bolt leaves Australia’s Central Coast Mariners football club

Usain Bolt’s trial with Australian football club Central Coast Mariners has come to an end.The Jamaican eight-time Olympic sprint champion, 32, joined the A-League side for an “indefinite training period” in August. He scored two goals in his first effort for the Mariners in a friendly, but did not play matches when the season began. Efforts to secure 34

November 2, 2018 12:51 AM MDC official jailed 20 years for rape

MDC-Alliance district chairman for Kariba, Kainos Bhasera Mutatu, has been jailed 18 years for raping a 12-year-old girl on three occasions. Chinhoyi regional magistrate Amos Mbobo recently sentenced Bhasera Mutatu (60) to 20 years in jail but set aside two years on condition of good behaviour. Bhasera Mutatu had pleaded not guilty to the charges but was convicted 30

October 31, 2018 3:33 AM Gigaba sex-tape leak angers Penny Penny

Music veteran Penny Penny has slammed culprits responsible for leaking a sex-tape of South Africa Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba, claiming it is another example of “embarrassing our culture as black people”. A video of the minister performing a sexual act surfaced on social media on Sunday and led Gigaba to issue an apology to his family and the “South 19

October 26, 2018 9:25 AM 37 illegal forex dealers convicted . . . money forfeited to the State…. code named Operation “Dzosai Mari”

At least 37 illegal foreign currency dealers who were arrested in Harare under Operation “Dzosai Mari” on separate occasions over the past few days have appeared at the Harare Magistrate’s Court, with 10 of them being convicted for the offences and forfeiting their money to the State. The convicted will also do community service, while the remaining 18

October 25, 2018 6:05 AM 170 illegal forex dealers arrested

About 170 illegal foreign currency dealers have been arrested countrywide since last week as police intensify a campaign against currency trading. Police also say they launched the operation against the illegal currency traders because they pose a serious security and economic threat to the country. National Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner 8