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May 15, 2018 6:55 AM Prophet jailed for arson

A self-styled prophet has been jailed for one year for torching and destroying a house in Masvingo’s Clovely suburb, while trying to kill a goblin he said was behind the mysterious sickness of a woman who stayed there. Jacod Chiruvo (23) was initially slapped with 30 months in jail by Masvingo magistrate Mr Takawira Mugabe for malicious damage to property 33

May 11, 2018 7:27 AM Warrant of arrest for killer driver

A Harare soldier, who was involved in a car accident that killed one of his passengers, was issued with a warrant of arrest by a Chitungwiza court on Wednesday after he failed to turn up for trial. Emson Kujinga (51), who is being charged with culpable homicide, pleaded not guilty when he first appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mr Oliver Mudzongachiso 28

May 2, 2018 10:35 AM Spokesperson dumps Mujuru – Nehanda Radio

Deputy national spokesperson of the Dr Joice Mujuru-led National People’s Party (NPP) Mr Methuseli Moyo has quit the party saying the new political landscape needs rethinking. The privately owned media yesterday reported that over 50 of its party supporters in Mashonaland East province had left to join other political outfits. “This is to notify you of my resignation 44

April 30, 2018 11:58 PM Nyagura fights for his freedom. . . likewise Chidhakwa, Gudyanga

University of Zimbabwe (UZ) Vice Chancellor Levi Nyagura, who is accused of illegally awarding former First Lady Grace Mugabe a PhD, yesterday notified the court of his intention to apply for refusal of further remand on the next court date. Nyagura appeared before Ms Tilda Mazhande and successfully applied to have his passport temporarily released on the basis 38

April 30, 2018 1:55 PM Zim eyes Gulf tourism market

Zimbabwe is a little-known tourism destination in the affluent Gulf region, and the country targets to grow arrivals from the market four-fold by 2020, Tourism minister Prisca Mupfumira has said. The Gulf — whose member nations are among the wealthiest in the world on a per capita basis — is a key tourism source market, with six oil-rich countries — the United 37

April 19, 2018 8:58 AM Wholesaler duped of $83 000 groceries

A Harare man appeared in court on Tuesday for stealing $83 000 worth of groceries from N. Richards Wholesales in connivance with one of the store’s security guards. Maxmillan Mugabe (46) appeared before magistrate Ms Tilda Mazhande charged with fraud. It is alleged that Mugabe, who was a regular client at N. Richards, befriended Themba Ngwerume who was a security 28

April 19, 2018 8:40 AM Mutasa loses debt case

People First top official Mr Didymus Mutasa’s bid to save his property from auctioning over debt, has hit a snag after the High Court threw out his application for rescission of judgment. Mr Mutasa had his vehicles and household property attached last year over failure to pay legal fees to the tune of $26 900. Mr Mutasa, the former Zanu-PF secretary 23

April 14, 2018 10:01 AM Mukanya's grand touchdown – Nehanda Radio

Thomas Mapfumo or simply Mukanya to his legion of fans is expected to touch down at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport on Independence Day, ending his 14-year long absence from the Zimbabwean music scene. This is symbolic in two ways – firstly, it is a ‘big’ day for Zimbabweans after attaining Uhuru from colonial rule, secondly, after living 35

April 1, 2018 3:33 AM Easter: 21 perish in road accidents

AT least 21 people have lost their lives on the country’s highways since the beginning of the Easter holidays, police revealed Saturday. Police deputy national spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi told State media Saturday that most of the accidents were due to human error. “Since the beginning of the Easter holidays, 182 road accidents have been recorded 144

April 1, 2018 12:35 AM Botswana Pres Ian Khama hands over power

BOTSWANA President Ian Khama officially stepped down on Saturday, in a case that is in stark contrast with that of his former Zimbabwean and South African peers who were both forced out of their jobs. The 65-year-old bachelor has been at the helm of the diamond rich country since 2008. But his voluntary exit from power spotlights on neighbours, former 154