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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 8, 2018 9:27 AM Museveni signs social media, mobile money tax bill

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has signed into law an excise duty amendment bill that levies a mobile money tax and daily social media fee, a presidential spokesperson said here Wednesday. The bill taxes a daily fee of 200 shillings (0.05 U.S. dollars) for social media use and 0.5-percent excise duty on mobile money transactions to raise revenue for government 11

November 4, 2018 9:27 AM Client ‘rapes, murders’ prostitute

In a bizarre incident, a Gweru prostitute was allegedly raped and murdered by her client before her body was dumped in a water drainage in a bushy area near Mkoba 5 high- density suburb. Acting Midlands police spokesperson, Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende confirmed the incident which occurred on Thursday when Precious Tshuma was allegedly murdered 32

November 1, 2018 6:30 PM Mnangagwa blasts bigwigs for speaking out of turn

President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday lashed out at senior Zanu PF members for speaking out of turn at a time of growing tension and rivalry in the ruling party, and warned the bigwigs they risk being axed from the party. Mnangagwa was addressing the Zanu PF youths at the fourth National Youth Assembly held at the party headquarters in Harare. He said although 25

October 26, 2018 12:29 PM Key al-Shabaab commander killed, says AU force

The African Union force in Somalia says it has killed a “chief finance controller” for the al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab extremist group. The AU force in a series of tweets on Thursday says the commander, the head of tax collection in Lower Shabelle region, was killed after an ambush on Monday on an al-Shabaab meeting in Bariire. The extremists bring in funding 18

October 25, 2018 10:16 AM Masked armed robbers strike Bulawayo house

Three masked armed robbers yesterday raided an office in Suburbs, Bulawayo, and got away with more than $6 000 and three laptops. A 51-year-old man who was in the house that is operating as an office for a safari company, opened for the robbers after they pretended to be employees of a security company attending to a fault. The robbers who were armed 20

October 23, 2018 5:48 AM Man dragged to court over $221 000 debt

National Tyre Services has been granted an order compelling a Harare businessman to liquidate a $221 000 loan which the company advanced to him. Mr Harry Truman Ndlovu obtained a loan from NTS and signed an acknowledgement of debt with the company in January this year. Despite making a payment plan to liquidate the debt in three instalments commencing 15

October 22, 2018 8:15 AM WATCH: Strong winds whip Western Cape, blow truck over

Strong winds whipping the Western Cape blew a truck over in Klawer on Saturday morning, provincial traffic officials confirmed. Traffic chief Kenny Africa said a truck overturned on the N7, leaving only half a lane open. In the video, the truck can be seen swerving along the road as the driver attempts to keep control of the large vehicle. The strong 12

October 21, 2018 8:40 AM Harrow fire: Woman dies in suspected gas blast

A woman has died in a suspected gas explosion in north-west London.A first-floor flat was destroyed in the blast in Fulbeck Way, Harrow, just before 01:00 BST. Another woman, a man and a baby were rescued from the property, with the woman and child taken to hospital. About 70 firefighters tackled the flames and 40 neighbours were evacuated from their 13

October 17, 2018 6:59 PM Grace Mugabe’s son Russell Goreraza and Mushekwi ex-wife Luminista ‘get cosy’

Former first lady Grace Mugabe’s son, Russell Goreraza and China-based Warriors forward Nyasha Mushekwi’s ex-wife Luminista have sent tongues waging after videos suggesting that they might be dating made rounds on social media. The videos were taken at Ginimbi’s all-white party held in South Africa over the weekend. And according to the pictures and videos 20