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August 16, 2018 2:20 PM Hawks arrest four after allegedly trying to sell rocket-propelled grenades

Four people have been arrested in South Africa after allegedly trying to sell explosives in two separate incidents, the Hawks said yesterday. Hawks spokesperson Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said three of the suspects, aged between 35 and 69, had been arrested on Tuesday after they were found in possession of two rocket-propelled grenades. Mulaudzi said the arrests 1

August 16, 2018 12:46 PM 700 top cops reshuffled

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has reshuffled at least 700 senior officers from ranks between superintendent and senior assistant commissioner as part of an ongoing restructuring exercise. Of the 700, 128 are assistant commissioners and senior assistant commissioners while the rest are superintendents and chief superintendents. According to reports 3

August 7, 2018 11:08 AM Tout found dead, 2 friends arrested

A 45-YEAR-OLD tout from Bulawayo was found dead in a storm drain in a suspected murder case, police have confirmed. The body of Marizoni Moyo (45) of Pumula South was discovered by passersby last Wednesday morning. The now deceased left a local sports bar at around 11PM last Tuesday in the company of his two friends whom he had been drinking with and was found 28

July 31, 2018 1:51 PM Chinese nationals have case to answer: Court

Chinese nationals who reportedly shot and wounded the son of Zanu PF official, Keith Guzah, in a shoot-out will have to be put to their defence after the court ruled that they have a case to answer. Luo Tin Gpen, 27, Li Yize, 27, and a local, Gamuchirai Nigel Zuze, 23, had filed an application for discharge at the close of the State case before Harare 29

July 21, 2018 5:47 PM Prophet arrested after trying to resurrect corpse

Getayawkal Ayele had tried to revive the corpse of Belay Biftu by lying on top of him and repeatedly yelling "Belay, wake up". An aspiring prophet has been arrested in Ethiopia after he failed to bring a dead man back to life. Getayawkal Ayele had tried to revive the corpse of Belay Biftu by lying on top of him and repeatedly yelling “Belay, wake up”. It was not successful 19

July 21, 2018 2:08 PM Woman reveals cousin’s sexcapades to hubby

A Bulawayo woman claimed her cousin dished dirt on her in front of her husband claiming she was a prostitute and that she once bedded a police officer apparently in exchange for favours. Sitshengiselo Ndlovu (pictured above) from Cowdray Park said her cousin Mthulisi Ndlovu was making up stories that she was sleeping with other men in her husband’s absence 20

July 20, 2018 4:28 PM Soldier draws gun at wife

A soldier appeared before a Harare magistrate on Wednesday for reportedly using a service pistol to threaten his wife during a domestic dispute. Conrad Magaiza, 37, who is attached to Josiah MagamaTongogara Army Headquarters, appeared before Harare magistrate, Milton Serima, charged with threats to commit murder. According to State papers, on July 15 at 47-1 Avenue 18

July 15, 2018 4:07 PM MDC Alliance attracts mammoth crowd in Mutare

With the terraces packed, more people were channelled onto the pitch but the gates had to be shut to allow the programme to go on without risking crowd trouble. “What overwhelmed me today is that from the formation of the party, we have never addressed such a packed stadium such that we start the programme with people still streaming in. “You did something 29

July 6, 2018 10:53 AM 35 years jail for murder in council meeting

A Victoria Falls man who last year fatally struck a Hwange Rural District councillor with a brick for telling him not to disturb a meeting he was chairing will spend 35 years in prison after being convicted of murder with actual intent. Phinnias Dennis Thebe, a councillor for Monde Ward was chairing a meeting at Monde Business Centre when he was attacked 44

June 23, 2018 11:52 AM Self-styled prophet jailed for rape

A 50-year-old self-styled prophet from Magwazhuri Village in Beitbridge’s Ward 5 was on Thursday jailed for 20 years for raping his 14-year-old sister in-law and threatening to kill her if she disclosed the crime. William Ncube was accused of repeatedly raping his wife’s younger sister since November 2017 until his arrest in January this year. Ncube’s 33