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January 14, 2019 10:19 AM Illegal fuel dealer jailed

A Mutare man has been slapped with 30 days in prison by a city magistrate after he was found selling diesel without a licence. Temptation Makorera (23) of house number 4 Murahwa Industrial Site, Green Market, Sakubva, was charged with contravening Section 29(1) of the Petroleum Act (Chapter 13:22). Representing the State, Miss Perseverance Musukuto told the court 7

January 12, 2019 5:01 PM Mwonzora up for negligent driving

MDC secretary-general Douglas Mwonzora has been arraigned in court on allegations of negligent driving after he bumped into another motor vehicle. Mwonzora appeared before Harare magistrate Richard Ramabao facing three counts of failing to insure and license a motor vehicle and negligent driving. He pleaded not guilty to the charges and was remanded 8

January 8, 2019 8:23 AM Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi woman ends airport hotel standoff

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family at the weekend has left Bangkok airport “under the care” of the UN refugee agency, the head of Thailand’s immigration police says. Thai immigration officials had tried to return Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, to Kuwait, where her family is. But she refused to board a flight on Monday and barricaded herself 13

January 1, 2019 1:51 AM Tax exemption for Chinese company

Finance and Economic Development minister Mthuli Ncube said government will refund and exempt China Jiangsu International from Value added Tax (Vat) and income tax dating back to 2012. China Jiangsu international, a Chinese company, completed the upgrading of Victoria Falls International Airport in 2016. The Chinese company consequently won another bid to remodel 15

December 28, 2018 7:45 AM MTN settles $8.1 billion Nigeria case

MTN Group Limited shares jumped as much as 8,2 percent after the phone carrier settled allegations it illegally transferred $8,1 billion of funds out of Nigeria, ending a crisis that had threatened its operations in Africa’s most populous country. The Central Bank of Nigeria’s decision to clear MTN of wrongdoing in its repatriation of dividends over an eight-year 5

December 27, 2018 1:55 AM Fugitive cop arrested – Nehanda Radio

A Chinhoyi-based police sergeant has been arrested after going on the run for allegedly stealing $90 000. The money was supposed to be paid to police officers who participated in the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) programme sometime last year. However, Lameck Karombo allegedly transferred the money into his personal account before fleeing. He was arrested 8

December 22, 2018 9:20 AM Acting PG orders probe into $20 000 bribery allegations

The bribery allegations were raised in court by Advocate Sylvester Hashiti in November this year. In a statement released yesterday, Mr Hodzi said his office takes the allegations seriously. “They must be thoroughly investigated and all wrongdoing clearly exposed. All offenders will be prosecuted without fear or favour. “The NPA is cognisant of the fact that the success 20

December 21, 2018 5:03 AM Reinstate Mandizvidza, court orders ZBC

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) has been ordered to reinstate its head of News and Current Affairs Tazzen Mandizvidza with immediate effect pending the finalisation of the civil dispute between the two parties. Mandizvidza had, through his lawyer Mr Lawman Chimuriwo, approached the Labour Court seeking an order compelling the State-owned 17

December 20, 2018 8:10 PM Gunmen kill Nigeria’s ex-defence chief

A former defence chief in Nigeria has been killed in an ambush outside the capital, Abuja. Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh died from gunshot wounds in an attack on his vehicle by unknown gunmen. Air force spokesman Ibikunle Daramola said in a statement that Badeh’s vehicle “was attacked while returning from his farm along Abuja-Keffi Road”. Badeh served 18

December 19, 2018 12:02 AM Judicial independence non-negotiable – Nehanda Radio

Judicial independence, which is critical for the sustenance of democracy, is under assault if developments at the on-going trial of MDC national chairperson Tendai Biti are anything to go by. In our sister paper on Wednesday, an account was given of court proceedings in which Biti’s lawyer, Beatrice Mtetwa, claimed chief prosecutor Michael Reza sent a damning 10