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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 5

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 7

November 11, 2018 5:00 PM Mukanya goes for greenhorns

Chimurenga music icon Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo has chosen little known musicians to support him during the December Peace Tour in Zimbabwe as part of his efforts to promote youngsters. Currently, his team is registering little known artistes in different parts of the country who wants to curtain raise the Disaster hit maker on the tour. The tour will see him showcasing 6

November 11, 2018 4:12 AM Father of 8 in maintenance drama

“This is my eighth child, I told Ncube that I have several other children and I am sure she understands my situation,’’ said Zulu. “I also have a medical condition that needs money. I pray that I be allowed to pay a reasonable amount so that I take care of myself and all my other children,’’ he added. “I can only offer $50 for my child since he is only a month 8

November 11, 2018 2:42 AM Drinkers paradise. . .‘She drinks more than me, has abandoned wifely duties’

A man who introduced his wife to alcohol is angry that she now drinks more than him, in the process neglecting her wifely duties. Joel Phiri, husband to Twala Phiri from Bulawayo’s Matshobana suburb, said his wife drinks most of the booze, leaving him with nothing. “She’s my wife and I love her but I can no longer put up with her behaviour. I drink 8

November 2, 2018 1:16 PM Shiga joins Young Igwe on stage

Popular Congolese chanter Shiga Shiga, real name Gift Kathulika, took music lovers down memory lane, reminding many of the late Tongai “Dhewa” Moyo’s days. Despite being an outcast in the Utakataka Express — now under the guidance of Dhewa’s son, Peter — Shiga took time and appeared at the commemoration gig at Xtra Mile Leisure Spot, wooing audiences 32

October 31, 2018 3:33 AM Gigaba sex-tape leak angers Penny Penny

Music veteran Penny Penny has slammed culprits responsible for leaking a sex-tape of South Africa Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba, claiming it is another example of “embarrassing our culture as black people”. A video of the minister performing a sexual act surfaced on social media on Sunday and led Gigaba to issue an apology to his family and the “South 14

October 27, 2018 1:56 AM King Lobengula’s statue to be erected at Egodini Mall

King Lobengula’s statue will be erected at the entrance of the planned $60 million Egodini Mall in Bulawayo to honour his legacy. The statue, according to South African contractor, Tearracotta Private Limited (TPL), will be erected at the main entrance of the mall which will be situated at Corner Leopold Takawira and Lobengula Street. Thulani Moyo, TPL director 19

October 22, 2018 10:35 AM Couple allegedly assaulted by Mbombela police

A man and a woman were allegedly pushed and kicked by police officers while being accused of telling them how to do their jobs. Two local traffic officers are currently under investigation following the alleged assault on a husband and wife in Valencia on Friday, reports Lowvelder. “How would you feel when somebody assaults your wife, while you helplessly 13

October 20, 2018 5:27 PM Mohammed Dewji: Kidnapped billionaire ‘home safely’

Kidnapped Tanzanian billionaire Mohammed Dewji has been released, 10 days after he was seized by armed men in the city of Dar Es Salaam. “I have returned home safely,” he said in a tweet from his company METL Group’s account. The businessman, known locally as Mo, thanked Tanzania’s police “and everyone around the world for their prayers”. It is not clear 11