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November 17, 2018 3:49 AM Daughters bash late father’s small house

Three women who allegedly ganged up and attacked their late father’s alleged small house have been arraigned before the Mutare Magistrates’ Criminal Court. Anesu Susan Marowa (17), Lyn Rutendo Marowa (23) and Shingirai Gumbo (40) were all not asked to plead to the assault charges when they appeared before Mutare magistrate, Mr Tendai Mahwe last week. The three 5

November 16, 2018 8:30 PM Man beds brother’s pregnant wife

Tayamuka Makombe from Kwekwe was left for dead by his brother, Tinashe Makombe for having an affair with his 18-year-old wife Vimbai Chidembo who is six months pregnant. The matter came to light when Tinashe was dragged before a Kwekwe magistrate facing physical abuse charges. The court heard that on 9 November around 0700 hours when Tinashe went home in Amaveni 5

November 12, 2018 11:34 AM 23-yr-old in court for murder after fatal fight

A 23 year old man from Bulawayo allegedly hit another man’s stomach with a stone during a fight. Kudzai Munjayi of Cowdray Park suburb allegedly struck Edmore Gama, once with a stone on his stomach after a heated argument over an unspecified issue. As a result Gama complained of stomach pains resulting in his admission to Mpilo Central Hospital 8

November 12, 2018 11:23 AM Magistrate reduces ‘too much’ maintenance

A police officer from Bulawayo heaved a sigh of relief after a maintenance court magistrate told his estranged wife that the nearly $600 she was claiming for child upkeep and spousal maintenance was too much. Mrs Rasanai Chatukuta was demanding $200 for spousal maintenance and $390 for the upkeep of one minor child from Mr AIbert Chatukuta. She said when they separated 6

November 12, 2018 11:19 AM Man head-butts, knocks out girlfriend’s tooth

A 26 year old man from Bulawayo has been fined $100 for hitting his girlfriend and knocking out her tooth following an undisclosed argument. Ayanda Mpofu of New Magwegwe head-butted Ms Mavis Mabhena, whose age was not mentioned in court, on the mouth. Mpofu pleaded guilty to physical abuse when he appeared before Western Commonage magistrate Mr Urgent 8

November 12, 2018 11:15 AM Fake policeman pesters prostitute for sex

A drunken man from Bulawayo masqueraded as a police officer and ran amok at a night spot in Plumtree, demanding sex from a prostitute. This came to light during the initial appearance of Herbert Rukasha (29) of 30046 Entumbane before Plumtree resident magistrate, Miss Sharon Rosemani, facing charges of disorderly conduct in a public place and impersonation 8

November 12, 2018 9:18 AM Man fakes father’s death

A Masvingo man and his two accomplices have been sentenced to 420 hours of unpaid work each by a magistrates court for trying to swindle Econet of $2 000 via the its EcoSure Funeral Cover, through a fake death claim. Thomson Chikwaku (24) of Zimre Park and his two accomplices, Peter Mhasvi (35) and John Mamvura (59), were convicted of trying to defraud 8

November 9, 2018 9:35 AM Cellphone gives away rapist panner

A 34-year-old gold panner from Shurugwi, who left his cellphone after raping a 17-year-old girl, has been slapped with a 20-year jail sentence. The panner, whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of his minor victim, appeared before Gweru Regional Magistrate Mrs Phathekile Msipa facing two counts of rape. He was pleading not guilty to both counts 8

November 9, 2018 6:40 AM Bosso secretary general ‘exposes’ genitals to female student

A lecturer at the Catholic University of Zimbabwe (CUZ) allegedly exposed his privates to a female student and told her she would not pass if she did not have a love affair with him. Israel Moyo (53) who is also Highlanders Football Club’s secretary general, appeared in court yesterday facing a public indecency charge. Bulawayo magistrate Mrs Adelaide 7

November 7, 2018 5:31 PM Simba Chikore trial date set

The trial of former president Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore on charges of unlawfully detaining Bertha Zakeyo, also a former Zimbabwe Airways employee, has been set for December 14, 2018. Chikore today appeared in court intending to apply for refusal of further remand but this was thrown out after the prosecution furnished him with a trial 12