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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 5

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 5

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 14

October 12, 2018 6:07 AM Man rapes, impregnates mentally-ill woman

A Silobela man appeared in court here for allegedly raping and impregnating a mentally-ill woman. Mthokozisi Dube (26) was not asked to plead and remanded to October 24 when he briefly appeared before Kwekwe Magistrate Mr Storey Rushambwa facing rape charges. Allegations against Dube are that on an unknown date this year, he proposed love to the complainant 18

October 10, 2018 10:05 AM Kenya bus crash kills at least 50 en route to Kisumu

At least 50 people have been killed after a bus travelling from the Kenyan capital Nairobi to Kisumu, in the west, veered off the road, police say. Many reportedly died when the vehicle overturned. Police fear the death toll may rise, with the possibility of passengers trapped in the wreckage. Police said the driver had lost control and plunged down a slope 10

October 8, 2018 2:20 PM Nust student ‘killer’ arrested

Police in Bulawayo have arrested a man suspected to have attacked and killed a National University of Science and Technology (Nust) student in the city last week. Sources yesterday said Munyaradzi Phiri of Old Lobengula suburb was arrested on Friday for allegedly attacking Tinashe Nemakonde who later died at Mpilo Central Hospital. Nemakonde a first 15

October 6, 2018 9:08 AM Mental hospital runs out of drugs

Ingutsheni Central Hospital in Bulawayo has run out of essential drugs, increasing the risk of staff and nurses being attacked by violent patients. In an interview, Ingutsheni Central Hospital Clinical Director, Dr Wellington Ranga, said the hospital was facing a critical shortage of essential drugs, with some supplies having completely run out while 22

October 5, 2018 3:45 PM Goblins seize maternity ward

In a strange incident, pregnant women and nurses were moved from Lupaka Clinic to a safe place and pupils at two primary schools stopped going to school after goblins allegedly sexually attacked them. In separate interviews the women said they have been facing nights of torture at the clinic. “I came here last Tuesday and I have not been sleeping since 21

October 5, 2018 9:52 AM Tshwane to pay R1 million to man injured by pothole

The City of Tshwane will have to pay damages to a Pretoria North man who injured his leg so badly when he stepped into a pothole that doctors initially wanted to amputate it. Theunis Brink, 62, spent more than two months in the Tshwane District Hospital after the incident. He is claiming more than R900 000 in damages from the city. The city did not file papers 20

September 26, 2018 6:29 AM S. Sudan doctor wins UN refugee prize

A South Sudanese doctor who runs an overcrowded hospital with a dimly-lit surgical theatre and no regular supply of general anaesthetics on Tuesday won the UN refugee agency’s prestigious Nansen award. Evan Atar Adaha’s Maban hospital in the South Sudanese town of Bunj serves more than 144,000 refugees from Blue Nile state in neighbouring Sudan, UNHCR 21