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May 23, 2018 12:14 PM UK man raped children in Kenya

A man has been found guilty of raping two girls in Kenya. Keith Morris, 72, from Hull, carried out the crimes while on holiday in a remote village between 2016 and 2017, the National Crime Agency (NCA) said. He denied 13 charges including rape and sexual assault but was convicted following a trial at Leeds Crown Court. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) 12

May 23, 2018 12:05 PM Kwekwe ropes in debt collectors to recover $43 million

Kwekwe City Council has engaged debt collectors to recover more than $43 million owed by companies and individual ratepayers to improve service delivery. Mutatu and Partners Legal Practitioners on behalf of Kwekwe City Council, have been distributing letters advising ratepayers to settle outstanding bills within a week. “We are instructed to demand as we hereby 12

May 22, 2018 3:19 AM 65-year-old in court for fraud

A 65 year old Bulawayo man has appeared in court for allegedly duping two home seekers of more than $4 000 after selling them a house that did not belong to him. Thomas Chakurira from Entumbane suburb allegedly defrauded his nephew, Mr Brian Chakabveyo and Mr Fradrick Taurayi of more than $2 000 each, claiming the money was deposit for a house he was selling 21

May 21, 2018 1:34 PM Victory for Mbada – Nehanda Radio

The Supreme Court has shut the door on the government-owned Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) after throwing out its appeal, in which it challenged a High Court order barring it from selling diamonds belonging to Grandwell Holdings (Grandwell) in the Chiadzwa mining fields. The Supreme Court order comes after Grandwell, which is represented 23

May 21, 2018 8:38 AM 20-yr-old up for raping cousin (8)

A 20 year old man from Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly raping his 8-year-old cousin. The man, who cannot be named to protect the identity of his victim, allegedly raped the girl sometime between March 28 and April 27. The girl was allegedly sleeping on the sofa when the cousin came back home late at night and raped her. The matter came to light 26

May 18, 2018 11:10 AM Inmates fail to show up in court after prison truck breaks down

Inmates from Bulawayo have failed to show-up in court since last week following the breakdown of the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) truck. The grounded truck is allegedly being attended to by mechanics. ZPCS Assistant Commissioner Elizabeth Banda yesterday said the breaking down of prison trucks was a nationwide problem, but they were working 41

May 18, 2018 9:40 AM Four strokes for bedding minor

A 16-year-old boy from Murape Village, Seke, will receive four strokes of the cane for bedding and impregnating a minor. The teenager, who was facing charges of having sexual intercourse with a young person, pleaded not guilty when he appeared before magistrate Mr Oliver Mudzongachiso but was convicted after a full trial. Mr Mudzongachiso ordered the teenager 38

May 17, 2018 6:14 AM Chombo gets passport back

Former Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo was on Tuesday given back his passport to enable him to travel to South Africa for medical attention. He will have the passport until June 13. The former minister had applied for the release of the passport as he wanted to travel abroad. The former minister appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Victoria Mashamba 33

May 16, 2018 9:56 AM Cops nail 3kg cocaine ‘mastermind’

Police have arrested a woman based in South Africa who allegedly sent a Bulawayo woman to collect 3,14kgs of cocaine with an estimated street value of $314 300 on her behalf last month. Kwanele Sibanda (26) from Johannesburg allegedly contacted Tholiwe Sheron Tshuma (25) of Emganwini suburb to collect the drugs on her behalf while she was in South Africa 35

May 15, 2018 6:55 AM Prophet jailed for arson

A self-styled prophet has been jailed for one year for torching and destroying a house in Masvingo’s Clovely suburb, while trying to kill a goblin he said was behind the mysterious sickness of a woman who stayed there. Jacod Chiruvo (23) was initially slapped with 30 months in jail by Masvingo magistrate Mr Takawira Mugabe for malicious damage to property 33