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January 2, 2019 6:06 AM Man ‘stabbed several times’ over $3 debt

Two men have been arrested while two others are still at large after they allegedly fatally stabbed their neighbour over a $3 debt. Matabeleland South provincial police spokesperson Chief Inspector Ndebele confirmed the incident which occurred last Thursday at around 2PM in Fort Rixon. He said three siblings Danias (33), Davison (42) and Dashious Banda 23

January 2, 2019 4:24 AM London violence: Two dead, four hurt in knife and gun attacks

Two people have been stabbed to death and four others hurt in separate attacks in the early hours of the morning in London. A man died after being stabbed outside a private party in Park Lane, in the West End, at about 05:30 GMT. About an hour earlier, a woman was fatally stabbed in Southwark and at around the same time a woman was shot at a nightclub 25

January 1, 2019 1:37 AM Cops hunt for ‘sadistic’ man

Police have launched an extensive manhunt for a Harare man who stands accused of causing the deaths of five children after he sickeningly burnt down the home of the family of a 12-year-old girl that he is said to have raped earlier. This comes after Steven Manjovha, 35, of Budiriro high density suburb, vanished without trace after recently being granted 31

December 30, 2018 11:45 AM Man axes wife over divorce

A 21-year-old Filabusi man has been arrested for striking his 17-year-old wife with an axe on the head whom he left unconscious for demanding separation. Anele Ncube of Bekezela Township is expected to appear at the Gwanda Magistrate’s Court on 9 January facing attempted murder charges. According to State facts Ncube attacked his wife, Ms Nokuthula Moyo on 24 November 27

December 19, 2018 2:01 AM Granny, grandson axed to death

A-56-year-old woman and her nine-year-old grandson were found dead with multiple axe wounds all over their bodies at their homestead in Bubi District, Matabeleland North. The bodies of Wesi Ncube and her grandson Lyodd Ndebele of Dulutsha village 3 in Siganda were discovered on Saturday a kilometre apart. A neighbour’s eight-year-old granddaughter who had gone to the deceased’s 19

December 18, 2018 10:55 AM Nearly 1 000 arrested by Gauteng police in long weekend crackdown

Nearly 1000 people were arrested for various crimes during roadblocks and raids across Gauteng, police said on Monday. “The more than 900 suspects were arrested during police operations and roadblocks for various crimes ranging from driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of suspected stolen property – including suspected stolen motor vehicles 17

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 34

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 30

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 25

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 26