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November 6, 2018 6:48 PM Suspected Hopley burglars nabbed

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) recently recovered property worth $7 800 from suspected burglars who had been terrorising Harare’s Hopley suburb over the past few weeks. Southlea Park ZRP arrested six suspects, of which one is a minor. The suspects include two women, Elizabeth Nekati, 23, and Patricia Gwangwava, 32, who were identified as the property 49

November 6, 2018 9:07 AM Woman wants husband to stop paying maintenance

A woman from Bulawayo yesterday appealed to a court to stop her husband from paying maintenance saying he had set that as a condition for him to return to their matrimonial home. Njabulo Mathe left his wife Mrs Khulekisiwe Mathe after she applied for $600 as spousal maintenance and upkeep for their three children in 2017. Mathe was paying $250 as maintenance 74

November 2, 2018 12:51 AM MDC official jailed 20 years for rape

MDC-Alliance district chairman for Kariba, Kainos Bhasera Mutatu, has been jailed 18 years for raping a 12-year-old girl on three occasions. Chinhoyi regional magistrate Amos Mbobo recently sentenced Bhasera Mutatu (60) to 20 years in jail but set aside two years on condition of good behaviour. Bhasera Mutatu had pleaded not guilty to the charges but was convicted 73

October 29, 2018 3:38 AM Minor allowed to write exams without ID

The High Court has come to the rescue of a 15-year-old Form Four pupil who was barred from sitting for her Ordinary Level examinations because she does not have a national identity card. The court ordered the Zimbabwe Schools Examination Council (Zimsec) to allow Shelter Chisiri to write the examinations using her birth certificate. Authorities at the Vista 61

October 25, 2018 2:57 PM Man arrested over $125k maintenance arrears

A 49-year old Harare man has been dragged to court by his ex-wife for failing to pay maintenance which has accumulated to over $125 000. When Shupikai Vito divorced Engeline Vito in 2008, the High Court ordered him to pay 50 percent of school fees per term for his two minor children. However, Vito allegedly never paid a single cent from the time the order 50

October 23, 2018 4:32 AM Woman gets upward maintenance variation because of price increases

A Bulawayo woman has taken her ex-husband to the Civil Court demanding an increase in maintenance following countrywide price hikes. Blessing Kanombirira, who was demanding that maintenance be doubled from $100 to $200 a month, told magistrate Ms Ulukile Mlea that the $100 that was being contributed towards the upkeep of their two minor children was insufficient 56

October 16, 2018 5:55 PM Man attempts to strangle wife in alimony row

A Harare man allegedly attempted to strangle his wife in the presence of a police officer after she reported him for defaulting on child support. Edzai Nyamutawatawa, 45, of Madokero suburb allegedly grabbed his wife Debra Anna Mandizha, 36, by the neck and strangled her as they drove to court following his arrest. As Nyamutawatawa was strangling her, he reportedly 43

October 5, 2018 11:27 AM Man ‘stabs, stones’ ‘witch’ aunt to death

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly stabbed and stoned his aunt to death, accusing her of witchcraft.Abel Vundla (22) of Bambanani Village in Tjingababili, Tshitshi area in Mphoengs, allegedly killed his aunt, Hilder Ngwenya (49), of the same village. Vundla is alleged to have committed the grisly murder a few metres away from Ngwenya’s 76

October 5, 2018 9:07 AM Pastor nabbed for raping minor

A pastor of a church in Mkhuhlu near Hazyview in Mpumalanga has been arrested after he allegedly tricked a minor into coming to the church by pretending he wanted to pray for her, but raped her instead. According to police, the 28-year-old reportedly communicated with the minor on social media and asked her to come to the church, so that he could pray for her. “The girl then went to the church 49

September 22, 2018 2:30 PM Cheating exposes affair with minor

A 22 year old man’s inappropriate sexual relationship with a minor was exposed when he cheated on her and she poured it out to her mother. Brandon Chimhete, 22, of Sakubva will now have to perform 350 hours of community service at Sakubva Police Station for bedding a 14-year-old. He was convicted after a full trial by magistrate Perseverance Makala 63