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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 27

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 27

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 62

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 14

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 30

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 16

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 17

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 14

August 4, 2017 12:18 PM Police boss up for raping niece

HARARE - Police assistant commissioner Cosmas Mushore was hauled before the courts yesterday for allegedly raping his 17-year-old niece. Mushore, 49, stationed at ZRP Chikurubi Support Unit, was recorded by the niece during the sex romp on her mobile phone. He appeared before Harare magistrate Josephine Sande and was remanded in custody. He was advised 5

July 31, 2017 3:03 AM Prisons appeal for funding to equip inmates with life skills

THE Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services has appealed for additional funding from Treasury to equip prisoners with life skills that will help them cope with life after completing their jail terms. Speaking at a pass-out parade at Ntabazinduna Training School in Bulawayo on Saturday, ZPCS Commissioner-General Paradzai Zimondi said various practical 11