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May 21, 2018 8:38 AM 20-yr-old up for raping cousin (8)

A 20 year old man from Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly raping his 8-year-old cousin. The man, who cannot be named to protect the identity of his victim, allegedly raped the girl sometime between March 28 and April 27. The girl was allegedly sleeping on the sofa when the cousin came back home late at night and raped her. The matter came to light 4

May 18, 2018 9:36 AM Murder-accused challenges placement on remand

A 34-year-old woman who allegedly killed her husband in cold blood is challenging her placement on remand arguing that there is evidence that she did not commit the crime. Bridget Makaza allegedly shot her husband with a revolver following a long-standing marital dispute over the husband’s decision to marry another woman. Makaza appeared before magistrate 17

May 17, 2018 6:14 AM Chombo gets passport back

Former Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo was on Tuesday given back his passport to enable him to travel to South Africa for medical attention. He will have the passport until June 13. The former minister had applied for the release of the passport as he wanted to travel abroad. The former minister appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Victoria Mashamba 20

May 16, 2018 9:56 AM Cops nail 3kg cocaine ‘mastermind’

Police have arrested a woman based in South Africa who allegedly sent a Bulawayo woman to collect 3,14kgs of cocaine with an estimated street value of $314 300 on her behalf last month. Kwanele Sibanda (26) from Johannesburg allegedly contacted Tholiwe Sheron Tshuma (25) of Emganwini suburb to collect the drugs on her behalf while she was in South Africa 28

May 14, 2018 12:28 PM Bulawayo cop arrested for serial rape

A police officer stationed at Mzilikazi Police Station in Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly raping two women on separate occasions after assaulting and threatening to kill them. Crispen Tshuma from Njube suburb allegedly throttled his victims aged 22 and 24 years before forcing himself on them. He allegedly approached the women on separate occasions 26

May 13, 2018 5:31 PM Sex-starved hubby takes wife to court

A Harare man has been granted a protection order against his wife after she denied him his conjugal rights and abused his dogs. Charles Katso told magistrate Manase Masiwa that his wife, Angela, was in the habit of denying him sex, saying she was too young and he could not handle her. “She is troubling me, she comes home in the early hours of the morning 28

May 10, 2018 7:20 AM ‘Seven times ex-wife rapist’ acquitted

A man from Bulawayo, alleged to be HIV positive and who was accused of raping his ex-wife seven times in one night without protection, was yesterday acquitted of the charges. The man (55), from Mahatshula suburb, had been arraigned for luring his ex-wife (34) into his bedroom and raping her the whole night. Through his lawyer, Mr Costa Dube of Dube and Associates 18

May 10, 2018 6:58 AM Mother, daughter jailed for theft

A 53 year old woman from Bulawayo’s Cowdray Park and her daughter have each been sentenced to two years in jail for conniving to steal more than $1 000 from her son-in-law. Western Commonage magistrate Ms Tancy Dube heard that Join Ndlovu convinced her daughter Sharon Ndlovu (19) to steal $1 300 from the $2 500 her husband had entrusted her to keep. Sharon 16

May 9, 2018 10:20 AM Violence after soldier finds used condoms in house

A soldier attached to Inkomo barracks ran wild and assaulted his wife before destroying property after he found used condoms in their house. Honoured Unengoni Dube (28) from Pumula North suburb in Bulawayo lost it when he got home to find used condoms and his wife, Ms Sibhekile Nyathi, could not account for them. Dube accused his wife, a teacher at Tjompani 17

May 3, 2018 1:15 PM Zinara bosses freed – Nehanda Radio

Five Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) executives, who were last year arrested for criminal abuse of office, have been found not guilty and acquitted. Messrs Precious Murove (director administration and human resources), Simon Taranhike (finance director), Shadreck Matengabadza (finance manager), Stephen Matute (accountant) and Givemore 41