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May 30, 2018 4:34 PM New twist to Templeman case

A 16-year-old girl claimed to have been kidnapped by music promoter/DJ Godfather Templeman had escaped from her sexually abusive father, a court heard. According to a defence outline compiled by Templeman, whose real name is Simbarashe Maphosa, the minor even threatened to commit suicide refusing to return to her father when police located her after 29

May 16, 2018 10:55 AM ‘Drinking with a dead man’

Nyoni said he met Gwata two years ago after she had been referred to him as the “right person to know in Bulawayo”. A mental health therapist and arts lover, Gwata obviously was hunting for one who would echo a Marechera kind of worship of mental freedom: “my name is not money but mind” he once wrote. Later, as Nyoni said, Gwata and himself would collaborate 44

April 25, 2018 11:44 AM Kidnapped Mexico students dissolved in acid

Three Mexican film students kidnapped last month in the western Jalisco state were later killed and their bodies dissolved in acid, local officials say. They say the male students, all in their 20s, were killed by the Jalisco New Generation Cartel gang, who likely confused them with rival gang members. Genetic remains of the missing students were found 32

April 19, 2018 8:48 AM Jailbreak pair nabbed on way to border

Police have arrested two inmates who escaped from Bulawayo Prison, along the Bulawayo-Beitbridge highway on their way to the South African border. The police apprehended the duo on Sunday, barely 24 hours after their escape. Peace Mapfumo and Lloyd Hurukuru, whose ages were not disclosed, dashed to freedom while working at the prison’s car wash on Saturday 27

April 12, 2018 3:39 AM Gweru based truck driver battling for life after acid attack

A Gweru-based truck driver is battling for life at Gweru Provincial Hospital after he was allegedly doused with nitric acid by a workmate, who accused him of stealing from his vehicle. Mr Everson Chuma (36) is admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) after he sustained severe burns. The suspect, Shadreck Govera, is still on the run. In an interview 28

April 9, 2018 12:05 PM Bosso on a roll – Nehanda Radio

Highlanders survived a nervy finish as they defended their second half goal by Godfrey Makaruse against Nichrut to take their unbeaten run in the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League to five games. Makaruse’s solitary goal came in the 51st minute, heading in a Brian Banda cross from a setpiece. Backed by about 10 000 plus fans, Highlanders started the game on fire, dominating 30

April 1, 2018 4:25 PM Cheetahs coach pleads for patience

ZIMBABWE’S Sevens rugby side would have easily been considered one of the favourites to win the upcoming HSBC World Sevens core team qualifying tournament which runs from Friday to Sunday in Hong Kong. In fact, the Cheetahs won the Hong Kong qualifying tournament twice but sadly, they were not able to become a core on the lucrative HSBC World Sevens 18

March 20, 2018 5:32 AM Zimbabweans scoff at ED’s looters list

ZIMBABWEANS have scoffed at the list of businesses and individuals who externalized funds released by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, saying the biggest looters were still off the hook. Mnangagwa released a list of 1 844, mostly dominated by diamond mining companies, other corporates and individuals of Chinese nationality who, together, externalized almost 21

March 10, 2018 2:40 AM Tearful wife begs govt to find Dzamara

THE wife of pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara who was abducted by suspected State agents three years ago has called upon President Emmerson Mnangagwa to help the family find her husband. Dzamara was forcibly abducted in Harare’s Glen View High density suburb as he was leaving a barber-shop on 9 March, 2015 and his disappearance remains a mystery 80

February 16, 2018 8:42 AM Woman’s skull crushed in bushy area murder

An unidentified woman was found dead, stripped half naked with a boulder, used to crack her skull, placed on top of her head in a bushy area in Bulawayo’s Pumula North suburb. Passersby stumbled upon the body of the woman opposite a Zesa sub-station, near Pumula High School on Tuesday. Residents told Chronicle that the woman was half naked, with her lime green 30