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December 30, 2018 11:45 AM Man axes wife over divorce

A 21-year-old Filabusi man has been arrested for striking his 17-year-old wife with an axe on the head whom he left unconscious for demanding separation. Anele Ncube of Bekezela Township is expected to appear at the Gwanda Magistrate’s Court on 9 January facing attempted murder charges. According to State facts Ncube attacked his wife, Ms Nokuthula Moyo on 24 November 12

December 22, 2018 11:31 AM A-Level pupil jailed for impregnating Form Two lover

A form Six pupil at Nhwali High School in Gwanda has appeared in court for impregnating his Form Two girlfriend. Blessing Dube (19) pleaded not guilty to a charge of having sexual intercourse with a minor when he appeared before Gwanda provincial magistrate, Mr Maphios Ncube but was convicted due to overwhelming evidence. He was sentenced to 24 months 27

December 12, 2018 6:30 AM Government car swept off bridge, two feared dead

Two Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education officials from Matabeleland South Province are feared dead after a vehicle they were travelling in was swept away by a flooded river. Matabeleland South Provincial Education Director Mr Lifias Masukume said the incident happened on Monday evening at Mamsisi River bridge in Ntalale, Gwanda South. Mr Masukume 6

December 12, 2018 4:51 AM Judgment on Chivayo lawsuit expected today

The High Court is today expected to deliver judgment in a case in which Intratrek Zimbabwe managing director Wicknell Chivayo sued the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) for US$25 million for instigating malicious criminal charges of fraud against him and frustrating his company from performing its obligations at the Gwanda Solar Power Project. The civil trial 8

November 28, 2018 4:14 AM Takesure Zamar wins SA Crown Gospel Award

South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel musician, Takesure Zamar Ncube, at the weekend scooped an SABC Crown Gospel Award for being the best gospel artiste on the continent. The awards ceremony that took place on Sunday at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC in Durban saw Zamar being awarded with the “Best of Africa” gong. South African gospel musician, Dumi Mkokstad 23

November 24, 2018 6:30 PM Convicted man ‘turns into python’

Business came to a standstill at the Gwanda Magistrate’s Court when a man became possessed and reportedly started crawling on the ground like a snake after he was jailed nine years for illegal possession of a python skin. Memezi Siziba Bvute (36) of Purpose Mine Compound in Esigodini area became a spectacle on Monday around 5PM as he imitated the characteristics 21

October 15, 2018 12:04 PM Cops acquitted for fatally assaulting prison officer

Two Gwanda-based police officers, who were accused of fatally assaulting a drunken prison officer for refusing to be taken to a police holding cell for detention have been acquitted by the High Court. Tinofara Moyo (38) and Admire Matsveru (34) both stationed at Gwanda Police Station appeared before Bulawayo High Court judge Justice Maxwell Takuva facing 12

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 11

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 24

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 27