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October 17, 2018 9:41 PM Chaos as Omotoso’s lawyer harassed, protesters clash outside court

Omotoso’s supporters and protesters at court to support survivors of rape, clashed in the street shortly after the trial was adjourned for the day. Chaos erupted outside the Port Elizabeth High Court today when Pastor Timothy Omotoso’s lawyer, Peter Daubermann, was harassed and followed to his car by a group of angry protesters. The protesters were among 14

October 16, 2018 5:55 PM Man attempts to strangle wife in alimony row

A Harare man allegedly attempted to strangle his wife in the presence of a police officer after she reported him for defaulting on child support. Edzai Nyamutawatawa, 45, of Madokero suburb allegedly grabbed his wife Debra Anna Mandizha, 36, by the neck and strangled her as they drove to court following his arrest. As Nyamutawatawa was strangling her, he reportedly 14

October 5, 2018 11:27 AM Man ‘stabs, stones’ ‘witch’ aunt to death

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly stabbed and stoned his aunt to death, accusing her of witchcraft.Abel Vundla (22) of Bambanani Village in Tjingababili, Tshitshi area in Mphoengs, allegedly killed his aunt, Hilder Ngwenya (49), of the same village. Vundla is alleged to have committed the grisly murder a few metres away from Ngwenya’s 19

September 19, 2018 3:04 PM Ex-Finance minister sued over land levy

Mazowe Rural District Council has dragged ex-Finance minister Christopher Kuruneri to court for failing to pay over $20 000 for land development levy. According to court papers, the Mazowe Rural District Council is the applicant, while Kuruneri and Gomorenzou Estate are the first and second respondents respectively. “The first defendant (Kuruneri) is an occupier 9

September 18, 2018 11:04 AM Near murder in row over radio volume

A man (52) from Mangwe District in Matabeleland South has been admitted to hospital in critical condition after a 21 year old man brutally attacked him over radio volume during a beer drink. Mthokozisi Sibanda of Lydedard Farm Compound allegedly struck Sithembiso Sibanda with an unidentified object and he sustained several body injuries. Mthokozisi wanted 10

September 16, 2018 5:16 PM Alvarez downs Golovkin with majority decision win

Mexico’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez ended Gennady Golovkin’s unbeaten reign as unified middleweight champion here Saturday, battling to victory by majority decision in a pulsating rematch. Alvarez showed skill and durability to outlast Golovkin in another attritional contest between the two evenly-matched rivals at the T-Mobile Arena, one year after they had fought 13

September 15, 2018 8:36 AM Trump Supreme Court pick denies 1980s sexual assault story

President Donald Trump’s conservative pick for the Supreme Court Brett Kavanaugh denied Friday involvement in an alleged sexual assault on a woman while they were in high school in the 1980s. In a statement released to US media, Kavanaugh rejected the woman’s claim, made in a letter to the Democrats vetting his nomination, that he tried to force himself 11

September 13, 2018 5:35 PM Japajapa attacks Zambian ambassador

Activist Paddington Japajapa, 50, has been summoned to appear in court and answer to disorderly conduct allegations after allegedly shouting at the Zambian ambassador to Zimbabwe. Japajapa appeared before Harare magistrate Nyasha Vitorini and will be in court for trial on a date yet to be finalised. The complainant is Zelipa Chitambo, the Zambian ambassador 5

September 10, 2018 4:51 AM Pangolin lands 5 in the dock

Five Gokwe men last week appeared in court for attempting to sell a live pangolin. Tawanda Ngara (33), Phillip Murimira (39), Innocent Mungoro (38), Moses Muguti (35) and Clemence Mukumirwa (33) were all arraigned before Gokwe magistrate Mr Musaiona Shortgame facing charges of possessing a specially protected animal without a licence. They were remanded 30

August 23, 2018 6:32 AM Woman tries to kill lover over phone call

A man from Filabusi in Matabeleland South is battling for life in hospital after his girlfriend bashed him with a saucepan during a fight over a phone call. Perseverance Moyo (22) of Mthwakazi Township, assaulted her live-in boyfriend, Mr Moses Nkomo (29), several times in the head with a saucepan and he sustained serious injuries. He was rushed to Filabusi 38