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October 15, 2018 11:56 AM Man ‘stones’ brother to death for refusing to accompany him into town

A 20 year old Gwanda man stoned his elder brother to death for refusing to accompany him to the town’s central business district (CBD.) Londani Sibanda of Copthal Block in Colleen Bawn area was not asked to plead when he appeared before Gwanda magistrate, Ms Nomagugu Ncube facing allegations of murdering 26-year-old Sandiso Sibanda. Prosecuting, Mr Takunda 1

October 13, 2018 6:53 AM Mine murder. . . 11 miners arrested

A Gang of eleven miners have been arrested for killing a man in a mine claim conflict in Vhovha, Gwanda. The gang, whose members come from Mberengwa, Masvingo, Gokwe and Gwanda, were armed with logs, machetes, axes and stones when they attacked Ndodana Ncube at Mascot Mine on Monday. Samson Chihombodo (35), Tererai Guri (32), Tinomuvonga Zhou (31), Melusi 10

October 13, 2018 5:41 AM Notorious Esigodini gold dealer seeks bail at High Court

Notorious Esigodini gold dealer Baron Dube, who allegedly shot and killed a member of a rival mining gang in the area, has approached the High Court seeking bail pending trial. Dube of Habane Township has since appeared before Gwanda magistrate Ms Nomagugu Ncube facing a murder charge in connection with the fatal shooting of Antony Bvundura three weeks 10

October 7, 2018 9:50 AM Vumbachikwe Mine defrauds pensioners

Forbes and Thompson Private Limited trading as Vumbachikwe Mine, which is one of the biggest mines in Matabeleland South Province has been dragged to court over non-payment of pension funds of its workers amounting to $2,4 million. Employees and former employers of the mine made a report to the police after learning that the company had been deducting 20

October 3, 2018 12:02 PM Cecil the Lion killer freed

The High Court has set aside professional hunter Mr Theodore Christian Bronkhorst’s conviction and sentence in connection with the smuggling of 29 sables worth $435 000 to South Africa through an illegal exit point along the Limpopo River. Bronkhorst (55) made headlines in 2015 after he organised an illegal hunt which ended the life of the once famous 6

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 21, 2018 5:51 AM 24 cattle rustler arrested

A 34 year old man from Gwanda who has been on the run for about a year, has been arrested for allegedly stealing 24 head of cattle. Prince Dube of Nhwali area was intercepted by police officers while trying to sell the stolen cattle at an abattoir in Gwanda. He was not asked to plead when he appeared briefly before Gwanda magistrate, Miss Nomagugu Ncube 13

September 18, 2018 11:56 AM Missing miner found dead

A man who went missing for five days has been found dead in a mine pit in Gwanda, Matabeleland South. Several containers of opaque beer popularly known as Batai Munhu were found in the pit near the body. Felix Gororo (39) of Valentine Mine was last seen on the night of September 7 when he left his colleagues at the mine compound saying he was going to Vumbachikwe 7

September 15, 2018 6:15 AM JSC starts hunt for PG to replace Goba

THE Judicial Service Commission has started the process of recruiting a substantive Prosecutor-General to replace Advocate Ray Goba who resigned last month. Adv Goba stepped down after he was suspended pending an investigation into his fitness for office. In a statement yesterday, the JSC said individuals aspiring to take over the Prosecutor General 11

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