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August 7, 2018 11:08 AM Tout found dead, 2 friends arrested

A 45-YEAR-OLD tout from Bulawayo was found dead in a storm drain in a suspected murder case, police have confirmed. The body of Marizoni Moyo (45) of Pumula South was discovered by passersby last Wednesday morning. The now deceased left a local sports bar at around 11PM last Tuesday in the company of his two friends whom he had been drinking with and was found 28

July 24, 2018 9:27 AM Failed armed robbery suspects in court

Two of three armed robbers who allegedly broke into a soldier’s house in Magwegwe North suburb of Bulawayo and stole his 42 inch plasma television set and a Samsung cellphone before attempting to shoot him, appeared in court yesterday. Nqobile Dube (39) of Old Pumula suburb and his two accomplices, Michael Zivanai Nyamainashe (38) of Magwegwe West and Witness 21

July 20, 2018 4:28 PM Soldier draws gun at wife

A soldier appeared before a Harare magistrate on Wednesday for reportedly using a service pistol to threaten his wife during a domestic dispute. Conrad Magaiza, 37, who is attached to Josiah MagamaTongogara Army Headquarters, appeared before Harare magistrate, Milton Serima, charged with threats to commit murder. According to State papers, on July 15 at 47-1 Avenue 18

July 6, 2018 11:23 AM 22-year-old imbiber killed over hooker

A 22 year old man from Mbizo suburb in Kwekwe was fatally stabbed with a knife by fellow patrons outside a night club following a misunderstanding over a suspected prostitute. Acting Midlands provincial police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende confirmed the murder of Mr Alex Katambarare on Monday at Mbizo Inn Nite Club. “Police in Mbizo 56

July 6, 2018 10:53 AM 35 years jail for murder in council meeting

A Victoria Falls man who last year fatally struck a Hwange Rural District councillor with a brick for telling him not to disturb a meeting he was chairing will spend 35 years in prison after being convicted of murder with actual intent. Phinnias Dennis Thebe, a councillor for Monde Ward was chairing a meeting at Monde Business Centre when he was attacked 44

June 28, 2018 5:58 PM Top cop remanded in custody

The officer-in-charge of Borrowdale Police Station who is being charged with attempted murder after allegedly scalding his second wife with boiling water following a heated dispute over supper was yesterday denied bail and will languish in remand prison for the whole of next week. Simbarashe Sibanda was initially charged with physical abuse when he was brought 29

June 27, 2018 5:42 AM Sudan court scraps teen’s death sentence

An appeals court in Sudan has overturned the death sentence of a woman who killed her husband after he allegedly raped her, her lawyer says. Noura Hussein, 19, was instead sentenced to five years in jail, lawyer Abdelaha Mohamad said. Her mother, Zainab Ahmed, told the BBC she was happy her daughter’s life had been spared. International celebrities had backed 18

June 22, 2018 5:39 AM Silobela man in court on murder charge

A Silobela man has appeared in court for allegedly axing another man before dumping his body in a disused mine. Jowman Ndlovu (21) of Nkomozabo Village under Chief Malisa in Silobela allegedly struck Nobukosi Nkomo with an axe and a stone in the head before robbing him of $1,50 and a mobile phone. He was not asked to plead when he appeared before Kwekwe 30

June 15, 2018 8:57 AM Man ‘axed’, thrown in disused mine

A man was killed and his body dumped in a disused mine in Silobela. The body of the man identified as Bukhosi Dube was discovered with a deformed face in the pit by passersby who spotted a trail of blood leading to the pit. The incident comes amid an outcry from people in the Midlands province who are living in fear due to an upsurge in crimes involving 36

June 13, 2018 6:49 AM ZRP speaks on Glendale boy murder

A post-mortem conducted yesterday has confirmed that a two-year-old Glendale boy found dead on Saturday last week was murdered. Chief police spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba said investigations were in progress and vowed perpetrators will be brought to book. “The post-mortem has been done and the results show that the child 36