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August 28, 2018 9:51 AM Top Harare lawyer Rubaya granted bail

A senior Harare lawyer Admire Rubaya, who was arrested on allegations of obstructing the course of justice, was on Saturday released on $500 bail. Rubaya appeared before Mr Elijah Makomo at the Bulawayo Magistrates Court and was freed after his team of lawyers led by Advocate Thabani Mpofu convinced the court that he was a proper candidate for bail. It is alleged 32

August 26, 2018 9:52 AM Gold smuggling case latest

A SENIOR regional magistrate, prosecutor and a Harare lawyer have been granted bail in a case involving stolen gold amounting to an estimated $1 million. Plumtree regional magistrate, Timeon Makunde and prosecutor Stanley Chinyangwanya are facing charges of abuse of public office, as well as receiving bribes while Harare lawyer Admire Rubaya is facing 23

August 22, 2018 3:31 PM #Zimbabwe election petition: Quotable Quotes

Doug Coltart: “ZANU PF lawyers are focusing all their attention on the pre-election environment & technical points. They’re avoiding dealing with the NUMBERS—the crux of Chamisa’s case—because the evidence from ZEC’s OWN data establishes Chamisa’s case that ED didn’t cross the 50% mark.” Alex T Magaisa: “Tough, robust (& some might say hostile) interrogation 32

August 19, 2018 2:37 PM MDC leader ropes in Mandela’s lawyer

A top South African advocate has been drafted into MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa’s legal team to fight the opposition party’s Constitutional Court (Con-Court) challenge to be heard on Wednesday. Advocate Jeremy Gauntlett, who was the lawyer for South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela, joins Chamisa’s backroom strategists, with his lead advocate 35

August 7, 2018 11:26 AM Train cuts man to pieces

A 38-YEAR-OLD man from Victoria Falls died when he was crushed by a passenger train in a suspected case of suicide. NRZ public relations manager Mr Nyasha Maravanyika said investigations were underway. “We heard about the sad incident where one person was killed by a train. Police attended the scene and investigations are still underway to establish 39

August 5, 2018 8:22 PM Money in the bank for fired Amini

STRUGGLING Castle Lager Premier Soccer League outfit Bulawayo City will pay their former coach Amini Soma Phiri, a monthly salary of between $1 000 and $1 500 till the end of year, B-Metro Sport has learnt. Phiri, a former Highlanders player, team manager and coach, was shown the exit at Amakhosi late last week, after his charges posted a string of poor results 44

July 30, 2018 7:49 AM ZBC refused to flight Chamisa’s prayer

State-controlled broadcaster Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) refused to flight MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa’s political advertisement ahead of the crunch election today ostensibly because it breached hate speech laws. The ad, which the MDC Alliance pitched for a provocative first run this week, is in the form of a powerful 43

July 13, 2018 2:59 AM Boxer jailed 6 months for assaulting his mother

A 20 year old boxer from Mtapa suburb in Gweru yesterday failed to sway a magistrate to give him a non-custodial sentence for assaulting his mother saying he wants to vote for the first time in the July 30 elections. Provincial magistrate Mrs Phathekile Msipa slapped Joseph Simango, who has a certificate in boxing, with a six months jail term for assaulting 27

July 5, 2018 2:28 AM Jail for machete attack

A Silobela man has been sentenced to 12 months behind bars for striking a man with a machete on the head for ‘touching’ his opaque beer. Tawanda Mpofu (31) of village 16 Chief Ntabeni in Silobela was convicted by Kwekwe Magistrate, Mr Lavroe Philemon for attacking Mr Victor Deyisi. Mpofu will, however, serve an effective nine months in jail after three 61

July 4, 2018 1:31 AM Top lawyer seeks Gutu censure

Harare lawyer Advocate Thabani Mpofu has written to the Law Society of Zimbabwe (LSZ) seeking the censure of MDC-T vice president Mr Obert Gutu for unprofessional conduct. Mr Gutu is also a lawyer practising under Gutu Chikowero Legal Practitioners. Adv Mpofu, who was representing the MDC led by Mr Nelson Chamisa in the party logo dispute in Bulawayo 48