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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 26

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 29

June 12, 2018 12:32 AM Bulawayo man kicks wife to death

A 50-YEAR-OLD man from Bulawayo has been arraigned after he allegedly kicked his wife several times on the face and chest until she collapsed. Kim Caterina died five days later at the United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH)’s intensive care unit following the alleged gruesome attack by Ricardo Staddon last month. It was not stated in court why Staddon allegedly 33

May 29, 2018 12:48 PM Tunisia’s ex-leader on trial for murder

The first court case brought by a commission investigating human rights abuses in Tunisia has opened in the city of Gabes. Fourteen former officials, including ousted President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali, are on trial in connection with the murder, in the early 1990s, of a member of the Islamist Ennahda movement. The former president, who is exiled in Saudi 39

May 25, 2018 12:47 PM ‘Killing for a tender’: KZN mayor arrested over murder plot

A KwaZulu-Natal mayor and two of his alleged accomplices were arrested in a predawn raid by the Hawks on Thursday. The three‚ who are in their 30s‚ were expected to appear in the Estcourt Magistrate’s Court shortly. Specialised teams intercepted information of a plot to allegedly assassinate the municipal speaker‚ said Hawks spokesperson Captain Simphiwe 50

May 20, 2018 4:37 PM US teen kills 10 in shooting

SANTA FE — The 17-year-old student who authorities said killed 10 people when he opened fire in an art class in his Houston-area high school appeared to be disoriented on the morning after the rampage, one of his lawyers said on Saturday. The teenager, identified by law enforcement as Dimitrios Pagourtzis, has been charged with capital murder and is being 49

May 18, 2018 9:36 AM Murder-accused challenges placement on remand

A 34-year-old woman who allegedly killed her husband in cold blood is challenging her placement on remand arguing that there is evidence that she did not commit the crime. Bridget Makaza allegedly shot her husband with a revolver following a long-standing marital dispute over the husband’s decision to marry another woman. Makaza appeared before magistrate 49

May 11, 2018 8:47 AM Error propels waitress – Nehanda Radio

One of Bulawayo’s trendy joints, newly opened Zarah Lounge, is trending on social media for serving ‘Tea born’ instead of T-bone steak.This was after one of the bar and grill’s waitresses by the name Sthokozile (picture) misspelt the order and became an internet sensation after a receipt showing the spelling error was posted on social media. Thereafter 31

May 1, 2018 6:53 PM Police arrest another ‘hitman’ over Glebelands hostel murders

Another suspected “hitman” wanted in connection with a string of murders related to the Glebelands Hostel at Umlazi, south of Durban, has been arrested, police in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province said on Tuesday. In a statement, police said the suspect, 38, was arrested on Monday in connection with two murders and one attempted murder. “Police traced 39

April 30, 2018 11:51 PM Bongo’s ‘killers’ in court. . . Murder charge for nightclub fight gang

Two of the four men from Bulawayo who allegedly killed a popular cross border transporter (umalayitsha) Bongani “Bongo” Ndlovu at a night spot on Saturday night appeared in court yesterday. Michael Nqabayezwe Ndebele (22) from Lemon Groove, Hillcrest and Adrian Sabelo Mguni (29) a messenger of court are facing charges of murdering Ndlovu. It was not explained 40