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July 23, 2018 3:17 PM Mazuruse’s project reaches out to prisons

Respected music producer and gospel musician Forward Mazuruse (pictured) has taken his music for development drive to prisons as he seeks to empower the usually-marginalised members of the community. The Music for Development Foundation Trust founder and Revival Studios MD says his music career goes beyond passion and he partners like-minded organisations 20

July 20, 2018 5:05 PM Kereke helps ZPCS develop business proposals: Zimondi

Incacerated former Bikita West Member of Parliament Munyaradzi Kereke is helping the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Service (ZPCS) develop business proposals, ZPCS Commissioner-General Paradzai Zimondi has said. Kereke, a former advisor to then Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono, was jailed two years ago after being convicted of raping 17

June 11, 2018 5:45 AM Chikurubi not full, Mnangagwa warns Chivayo

Controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo faces prosecution with the risk of doing time behind bars after President Mnangagwa said the mistake made in awarding him the Gwanda solar project should not be repeated. The President said this soon after touring Nyangani Renewable Energy, a solar power project in Mutoko, Mashonaland East on Saturday 37

March 4, 2018 3:26 PM From hangman’s noose to community hero

Thou shall not kill! These words are no easy feed to the mind, especially if one has committed the most heinous deed of claiming one’s life. For Kudakwashe Chuma, the year 1993 would remain a painful reflection of a life changing event. Chuma, recalls how on that cold winter afternoon 27 years back he killed a man who had purportedly attacked him with an axe. His crime 35

January 6, 2018 10:04 PM Chombo wants bail conditions relaxed

Former Cabinet minister Ignatius Chombo has applied to the magistrates court to have his bail conditions relaxed to allow him to attend to his farm in Rafingora, Mashonaland West. He made the application through his lawyers — Lovemore Madhuku and Tungamirai Muganhiri — before Harare magistrate, Josephine Sande, who reserved judgment on the matter until 67

October 25, 2017 12:28 PM Inmate sent back to prison after jailbreak

HARARE - An inmate who escaped from Chikurubi Maximum Prison after getting help from prison officers has been captured and slapped with a further four years in prison. Tawanda Chikonyora, 35, had been serving four years for theft and was left with 39 days to complete his term when he escaped in January this year. Chikonyora — who was an A Class prisoner 17

October 8, 2017 1:18 AM Resign or get fired, Mnangagwa told

It is becoming increasingly clear that Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa is now left with two options — to resign from his position or risk dismissal — analysts have said. This comes as relations have broken down between him and the First Family over a series of events that drove a hunk between them. Mnangagwa has also fallen out with his counterpart 35

October 7, 2017 6:28 AM Former death row inmate outlives judge, prosecutor, lawyer and state witness

A man from Esigodini who was sentenced to death in 1985 has outlived the judge, prosecutor, State witness and his lawyer who were all involved in his case. In 1985, Mr Albert Gasela, now 69, was convicted for murdering his tenant in Barbourfields, Bulawayo and sentenced to death. At that time, he never thought he would taste freedom once again, little 21

September 23, 2017 10:38 PM Death row inmates graduate

AN inmate who is on the death row at Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison recently graduated after the completion of a course in Voice of Prophecy Bible Study Guides. The inmate, Jack Sakala, was part of 450 others who last Thursday were presented with certificates following the completion of the course which was initiated by the Seventh-Day Adventist Harare 20

September 8, 2017 10:19 AM Drama As Cop Loses Gun To Robbers

A police officer attached to the Zimbabwe Republic Police Support Unit lost an AK47 service rifle to two armed robbers who pounced on him while on duty at the Chiadzwa diamond fields. The cheeky armed robbers, who were armed with a pistol, robbed the cop at gunpoint and made good their escape with the rifle, which was loaded with 30 rounds of ammunition 16