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December 13, 2018 5:50 AM South African artist Ayanda Mabulu arrested over ‘blame it on the boers’ painting

Controversial artist Ayanda Mabulu, 37, was arrested outside the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) on Wednesday, following a display of his artwork stating, “blame it on the boers”. “I am here to represent and speak on behalf of the highly undermined black people who are constantly being robbed by white monopoly capital,” he told News24 outside the JSE. “It’s a call to say if a black 1

December 11, 2018 2:49 AM Anti-drugs protest. . .Placard-waving residents besiege police station

Scores of residents yesterday demonstrated at Entumbane Police Station in Bulawayo against drug dealers who are allegedly selling drugs to their children in the suburb. The slogan-chanting residents waved placards with messages urging the police to arrest culprits. “Police please do your job, investigate, arrest and prosecute culprits,” read some of the placards 1

December 1, 2018 4:14 PM ‘Thieving’ cop, rapist inyanga escape from jail

A cop who allegedly broke into colleagues’ houses and stole assortment of goods and a self-proclaimed inyanga who was recently jailed for rape, have escaped from Hwange Prison. Maxwell Musariri, a constable and Masimpe Muleya, the self-proclaimed inyanga, allegedly used a piece of steel from a combat boot to drill a hole on a wooden section of the prison 8

November 29, 2018 5:59 AM #Vlakfontein: Khupe forced me to rape and kill the Khozas, says Mabaso

The Protea Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday heard that the 27-year-old man accused of raping and killing members of the Khoza family in Vlakfontein was forced to commit the crimes by his 61-year-old co-accused. Ernest Mabaso told the court that he was forced by Fita Khupe to rape the children before he killed them. Mabaso and Khupe were applying for bail on seven 13

November 28, 2018 5:22 AM Man ‘axed’ to death in grudge fight

A 32 year old man from Insuza died on the spot during a nasty fight with his neighbour whom he had provoked into a fight over an undisclosed grudge. Witness Tshuma (29) of Village 2 Mindora under chief Deli allegedly axed Mr Juta Nkomo on the head and he bled from the mouth and nose before he passed out and died. Matabeleland North police spokesperson 15

November 24, 2018 6:30 PM Convicted man ‘turns into python’

Business came to a standstill at the Gwanda Magistrate’s Court when a man became possessed and reportedly started crawling on the ground like a snake after he was jailed nine years for illegal possession of a python skin. Memezi Siziba Bvute (36) of Purpose Mine Compound in Esigodini area became a spectacle on Monday around 5PM as he imitated the characteristics 17

November 21, 2018 5:29 AM Woman ‘killed lover and cooked remains in rice dish after he dumped her’

A woman has been accused of killing her lover then cooking his remains as part of a traditional rice dish, according to reports. The Moroccan woman, who has not been named, allegedly butchered her boyfriend before serving his remains to nearby workers as ‘machboos’ – a Gulf dish similar to biriyani. Local reports, quoting the man’s brother, said police 20

November 20, 2018 7:01 AM Soldier kills five mourners in DRC

A soldier in the Democratic Republic of Congo attacked a congregation of mourners, shooting dead five people and injuring ten others, police sources said Sunday. The motive of the shooter was unclear, they said after the overnight attack in the city of Tshikapa in the Kasai region in the central DRC. “People were gathered to mourn when the soldier arrived 19

November 19, 2018 6:58 PM Paul Gascoigne charged with sex assault on Durham train

Football legend Paul Gascoigne has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman on a train from York to Durham. The former England midfielder was arrested at Durham station on 20 August. British Transport Police said the 51-year-old has now been charged with one count of sexual assault by touching and will appear at Newton Aycliffe Magistrates’ Court 19

November 15, 2018 7:59 AM Tsholotsho RDC boss nabbed for $881000 ‘fraud’

Tsholotsho Rural District Council Chief Executive Officer Themba Moyo has been arrested on charges of criminal abuse of office and fraud. His arrest follows an audit instituted by Government that revealed that the RDC had failed to account for more than $881 000 in council funds. Matabeleland North police spokesperson Chief Inspector Siphiwe Makonese 16