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August 12, 2018 9:23 AM Ex-minister in land row

Former Finance Minister Mr Christopher Kuruneri is embroiled in a land dispute with a miner whom he claims is conducting illegal activities on his farm. Mr Kuruneri has approached the High Court seeking an eviction order against Chida Desmond Private Limited. The Mining Commissioner is the second respondent. The Ministry of Mines and Mining Development 9

August 2, 2018 6:13 PM Chiwenga on Biti assassination claims

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday angrily rejected an MDC Alliance allegation that he was plotting to assassinate presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa and his alliance partner Tendai Biti, dismissing the allegations as hallucinations of a man high on weed. This comes after Biti told a news conference on Tuesday that Chiwenga had ordered 39

July 20, 2018 9:26 AM Judge’s husband accused of rape

A 27-year-old woman, who claims to have been sexually abused by High Court judge Justice Sylvia Chirau’s husband, said she was scared to report the matter because she thought it would be blocked because of the accused’s wife’s status. Cleopas Mugomba (44) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Bianca Makwande charged with raping the woman. The complainant 14

July 19, 2018 2:22 PM Zanu PF video gunman granted bail

The gunman, who featured in a video while firing a shot in public, was yesterday granted $50 bail at the Rotten Row courts. Trevor John Kudenga, who was remanded to July 27, was not asked to plead when he appeared before Harare magistrate Josephine Sande charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm in public. Allegations are that on July 15, Kudenga 18

July 18, 2018 12:53 PM Cops up for demanding bribe

Two cops appeared in court yesterday facing charges of demanding a R30 000 bribe to free a suspected thief. Tonderai Mumanikidzwa, 41, and Etwell Ngara, 45, denied allegations of criminal abuse of duty as public officers when they appeared before Harare magistrate Francis Mapfumo. The duo is attached to Criminal Investigations Department, Southerton 26

July 18, 2018 12:26 PM Tamborinyoka charged again for defacing posters

MDC Alliance Goromonzi West candidate Luke Tamborinyoka has been charged again for allegedly defacing a rival’s political campaign posters. Tamborinyoka, who is already on remand in another court over the same allegations, was hauled before magistrate Francis Mapfumo with the State now claiming that he also acted independently on the day in question 25

July 16, 2018 3:30 PM Zambia bars Koffi Olomide

Popular rhumba musician Koffi Olomide has been barred from entering Zambia because of the many criminal allegations against him in the southern African country, and France. They include allegations of assaulting a photojournalist in Zambia during a previous tour. He has also been accused of sexually assaulting his dancers, kidnapping them and employing 37

July 14, 2018 1:13 PM Top prosecutor Ray Goba suspended

Zimbabwe has suspended its top prosecutor, Ray Goba, for failing to prosecute high-profile corruption cases among other allegations, state media said on Friday. A tribunal has since been constituted to investigate him on charges of failing to prosecute high-profile graft cases, travelling without Cabinet approval, using abusive language and general abuse 13

July 9, 2018 3:03 PM Chamisa dares Mnangagwa on corruption

President Emmerson Mnangagwa cannot weed out corrupt elements within his government because he has dirty hands, MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa has said. Speaking at a rally in Zvishavane on Saturday, Chamisa told his supporters that Mnangagwa is the symbol of corruption in Zimbabwe. “I heard Mnangagwa saying he had created an anti-corruption unit in his office 42

July 7, 2018 1:19 PM ZimRights under siege – Nehanda Radio

Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) is under siege from former members of the association who are planning to form a splinter group. The development comes after USAid said last week it had withdrawn funding citing financial irregularities. ZimRights has vehemently denied accusations of embezzlement of funds. A US embassy spokesperson said there 44