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December 6, 2018 3:36 AM Killer robbers jailed for life

Two robbers have been jailed for life for killing a diamond dealer at his house in Chiadzwa, last year. Mutare High Court judge, Justice Hlekani Mwayera, sentenced Marcos Madhume and Thomas Mike Makoni Nyakujara to life in prison after they killed Blessing Chikwangura of Kusena Village under Chief Marange. Madhume and Nyakujara denied the murder charges 12

December 5, 2018 4:28 AM Saudi crown prince visits Algeria, holds talks with Prime Minister

Algeria’s president Abdelaziz Bouteflika called off a meeting with visiting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Monday because of ill health, the national news agency APS reported. It said the 81-year-old president, whose health has been fragile since he suffered a stroke in 2013 and is rarely seen in public, was “in bed with a heavy flu”. President 13

November 29, 2018 5:59 AM #Vlakfontein: Khupe forced me to rape and kill the Khozas, says Mabaso

The Protea Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday heard that the 27-year-old man accused of raping and killing members of the Khoza family in Vlakfontein was forced to commit the crimes by his 61-year-old co-accused. Ernest Mabaso told the court that he was forced by Fita Khupe to rape the children before he killed them. Mabaso and Khupe were applying for bail on seven 13

November 27, 2018 3:05 AM Sleeping 88-yr-old shot dead in Plumtree

An 88-year-old man was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds at his home in Plumtree. Mr David Ndlovu of Dopote village, under Chief Masendu in Madlambuzi, was pronounced dead on arrival at a local clinic. His 21-year-old son (name withheld for security reasons), said he heard several gunshots at around 11PM on Saturday but said he was too scared to check 13

November 20, 2018 5:57 AM Stabbed man dies in hospital

A 34 year old man died at Beitbridge District Hospital, an hour after he was found bleeding from a stab wound on the neck. Mr Edwin Mapondera of Mapondera village, under Chief Chiweshe in Chiweshe District, was found lying at Zuva Service Station in Beitbridge at around 3PM last Saturday, . He was ferried to Beitbridge District Hospital for medical attention 20

November 12, 2018 11:34 AM 23-yr-old in court for murder after fatal fight

A 23 year old man from Bulawayo allegedly hit another man’s stomach with a stone during a fight. Kudzai Munjayi of Cowdray Park suburb allegedly struck Edmore Gama, once with a stone on his stomach after a heated argument over an unspecified issue. As a result Gama complained of stomach pains resulting in his admission to Mpilo Central Hospital 12

November 4, 2018 9:27 AM Client ‘rapes, murders’ prostitute

In a bizarre incident, a Gweru prostitute was allegedly raped and murdered by her client before her body was dumped in a water drainage in a bushy area near Mkoba 5 high- density suburb. Acting Midlands police spokesperson, Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende confirmed the incident which occurred on Thursday when Precious Tshuma was allegedly murdered 34

November 2, 2018 6:58 AM Khashoggi murder: Saudi prince ‘said he was dangerous Islamist’

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told the US he considered murdered writer Jamal Khashoggi to be a dangerous Islamist, media reports say. Prince Mohammed reportedly said this in a phone call with the White House after Khashoggi disappeared but before Saudi Arabia admitted killing him. Saudi Arabia has denied the reports in the Washington Post and New York Times 38

November 1, 2018 10:55 AM Catholic nun murder-accused gives magistrate death threat

Enock Potani, who last year allegedly killed and raped a Catholic nun Ruvadiki Plaxedes Kamundiya at a Holy Shrine at Mother of Peace in Mutoko, yesterday threatened a Harare magistrate with death. Potani, who is facing a murder charge, appeared before Mrs Rumbidzai Mugwagwa and was indicted to appear at the High Court on November 12 for trial 24

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 17