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October 7, 2018 9:14 AM Bosso out of Chibuku Cup

Harare City . . . . 2 Highlanders . . . .0 William Manondo continued with his fine run of form in the Chibuku Super Cup as he scored his 13th goal of the tournament to propel Harare City Football Club into the semi-finals. Manondo headed in Gareth Madhaike’s corner-kick in the 28th minute to double Harare City’s lead after Wilfred Muvirimi had put the hosts 19

September 26, 2018 6:36 AM Bid to bribe cop backfires

A 20 year old Gwanda mine worker has been sentenced to perform 315 hours of community service for offering a police officer $132 as a bribe in a bid to evade arrest. Nkosiyapha Sibanda, who works at Bima Mine, pleaded not guilty to bribery charges when he appeared before Gwanda magistrate, Miss Nomagugu Ncube, but was convicted due to overwhelming evidence 21

September 22, 2018 11:51 AM Zimra official ‘steals’ impounded goods

A 41 year old Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) official stationed at Beitbridge Border Post has been dragged to court for stealing goods which had been confiscated by the revenue authority from a suspected smuggler. Owen Chiparausha of 2704 Dulivhadzimo in the border town is no stranger to crime as he was recently released from prison on bail pending 11

September 20, 2018 3:34 AM Local movie ‘Escape’ at European festival

Highly publicised award-wining movie “Escape” yesterday got a slot at Gdynia Film Festival in Poland. The Noir Fairytale movie initially premièred at the Zimbabwe International Film Festival (ZIIF) last year, earning nine nominations and finally winning two awards for Best Actor and Actress which went to Eddie Sandifolo and Nothando Nobengula. The movie 9

September 17, 2018 3:27 PM Media reports the main reason Standard Bank kicked Guptas to the kerb

The bank’s retired head of legal also said they were following Absa’s lead, amid concern that the family was up to no good. Standard Bank’s retired head of legal Ian Sinton testified on Monday before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture on Monday about why his bank decided to shut down business accounts linked to the controversial Gupta family 9

September 17, 2018 10:08 AM Gang kills panner in mineshaft row

A gang of five illegal gold panners from Shurugwi fatally stabbed a fellow panner with spears, in a fight over gold ore recently. Tatenda Moyo died on the spot after he was stabbed by Stephen Banga (29), of Chigova Village under Chief Banga, together with his four accomplices who are still at large. Banga appeared before Shurugwi magistrate Mr Tayengwa 8

September 15, 2018 5:01 AM Undenge trial dates set

The trial of former Energy and Power Development Minister Samuel Undenge in a case in which he is accused of influencing the awarding of the Gwanda solar power plant tender to Intratrek Zimbabwe by Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) will run from October 15 to 17. According to the State, the company was awarded the said tender at the instigation of Undenge 7

September 4, 2018 12:03 PM Ice-cream firm robbed….10-man armed gang in midnight raid

Ten armed robbers pounced on an ice-cream distribution company in Bulawayo and got away with more than $8 300 in the early hours of yesterday after tying up two security guards and three other employees at the premises. The machete and iron bar-wielding robbers raided Great Flavours Enterprises in Kelvin North and assaulted two security guards and some employees 37

August 31, 2018 6:25 AM Publication stands by Bonang tax fraud story

The Sunday World newspaper says it stands by claims made in its story titled: “Hawks pounce on Bonang as SARS zooms in on taxes.” According to the article published on Sunday, the popular TV personality was summonsed to appear in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crime Court last week for tax fraud. Following reports both the National Prosecuting 36

August 26, 2018 5:02 AM This is our own sin city

When God rained fire on Sodom and Gomorrah, the twin sin cities of biblical times did not die. They simply waited some 5 000 years to relocate to downtown Harare. A grid formed by Jason Moyo Avenue, Mbuya Nehanda Street, Nelson Mandela Avenue and Luck Street in the downtown section of the capital are our very own Sin City. As dusk falls, prostitutes 23