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October 11, 2018 7:14 PM Cameroon ‘must prove separatist prisoners are alive’

Lawyers in Cameroon defending leaders of a movement to create a separate state of Ambazonia have called on the government to produce evidence that their clients are still alive. Barrister Christopher Ndong was representing his clients at a hearing at the Yaounde Appeals Court. For the fifth time, secessionist leader Sissiku Ayuk Tabe and his fellow defendants 19

October 8, 2018 2:33 PM Plumtree council sues land developers

Plumtree Town Council is suing three Bulawayo land developers for more than $150 000 for doing a shoddy job by failing to fully service residential stands at Dingumuzi and Gwakuba suburbs in the border town. The council filed separate summons at the Bulawayo High Court citing Gasavu Contractors and Engineering, Aggregate Properties and Hawkflight Construction 18

October 7, 2018 9:50 AM Vumbachikwe Mine defrauds pensioners

Forbes and Thompson Private Limited trading as Vumbachikwe Mine, which is one of the biggest mines in Matabeleland South Province has been dragged to court over non-payment of pension funds of its workers amounting to $2,4 million. Employees and former employers of the mine made a report to the police after learning that the company had been deducting 23

October 5, 2018 11:48 AM BCC owed over $2m in unpaid fees

Bulawayo City Council-run schools are owed more than $2 million in unpaid fees with the local authority increasing electronic options of payment to promote ease of doing business. According to the latest council minutes, debt that dates back to 2014 increased by $237,221 from the first term. “The Director of Housing and Community Services reported (13th September 21

October 5, 2018 7:15 AM Judge faces sack over ‘bereavement’ bribe

A senior Nigerian judge falsely claimed he had suffered a bereavement to get cash from litigants and lawyers appearing in his court, the country’s main judicial body said on Thursday. James Agbadu-Fishim “received various sums of money from litigants and lawyers that had cases before him and some influential Nigerians under the false pretence that he was bereaved 18

September 29, 2018 1:31 PM Ex-Zanu PF MP ‘fails to pay land levy’

Mazowe Rural District Council (MRDC) has dragged former Zanu PF MP for Mbare Constituency Tendai Savanhu to the High Court for failing to pay over $23 000 land development levy. In the application, MRDC is the applicant, while Savanhu and Nyachura Farms (Private) Limited are cited as first and second respondents respectively. “The first defendant (Savanhu) 8

September 24, 2018 2:14 PM Churches defy govt ban on public gatherings

Several churches in Harare yesterday defied a government ban on public gatherings and continued worshiping in the face of a stepped-up campaign to prevent the spread of cholera. This comes after police issued a ban on all public gatherings and illegal food vending to control the spread of cholera, which has killed over 30 people in the capital, Harare 20

September 21, 2018 4:02 AM Streak seeks ZC liquidation

Former national team coach Heath Streak has applied for an order for provisional liquidation of Zimbabwe Cricket after the Association failed to respond to his claims to pay him, and his sacked staff, $198 695.77 in outstanding dues. Streak was relieved of his duties in April this year following the Chevrons’ failure to qualify for next year’s ICC World 11

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 3:33 PM Zanu PF expels ‘rogue’ party member

The ruling Zanu PF has expelled Talent Kadzima who stood as an independent candidate in the Nyanga South National Assembly elections. Kadzima, defied the party and stood as an independent candidate after she lost the primaries to Supa Mandiwanzira, the former Information Communications Technology and Cyber Security minister. The decision to expel Kadzima 12