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January 14, 2019 10:19 AM Illegal fuel dealer jailed

A Mutare man has been slapped with 30 days in prison by a city magistrate after he was found selling diesel without a licence. Temptation Makorera (23) of house number 4 Murahwa Industrial Site, Green Market, Sakubva, was charged with contravening Section 29(1) of the Petroleum Act (Chapter 13:22). Representing the State, Miss Perseverance Musukuto told the court 461

September 10, 2018 2:26 PM Service station fined for selling unleaded petrol

A fuel dealer has been slapped with a $300 fine for selling unleaded petrol. Kudakwashe Jakata of Long Femur, Fair Bridge Park who operates Oilex Service Station at Chakohwa Business Centre was convicted on his own plea of guilt by magistrate Perseverance Makala. He faces an alternative three-month jail stint if he fails to make the fine. Jakata was charged 47

June 11, 2018 6:04 AM Ziscosteel sale awaits shareholder approval

Shareholders of the Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Ziscosteel), will hold an extraordinary general meeting on June 28, to approve a transaction that will see the steelmaker’s assets sold to Chinese investor Tian Li (Hong Kong) Limited. Approval of the transaction will bring into effect the revival of the country’s largest steelmaker, which closed shop in 2008 after 75

December 8, 2017 3:31 AM Individual fuel imports banned

Government has banned importation of fuel by individuals. In a notice issued by the Zimbabwe Energy regulatory Authority (Zera) yesterday, Government said it has repealed Statutory Instrument (S.I.) 171 of 2015 Control of Goods (Petroleum Products Prices) Amendment Number 5 that allowed members of the public to import up to 2 000 litres of fuel per month 62

September 15, 2017 4:08 PM Mandela vs Mugabe: A legacy of ashes

Ever get that feeling that all the lifelong plans you have ever had will burn into red-hot disappointment one day? If you live in Johannesburg for long enough, you will hear stories about men and women from Zimbabwe who have made it here. Stay in Midrand for long enough and you could see Peter Ndlovu filling up at an Engen garage on any given day. And you might 130

June 1, 2017 4:10 AM ‘Freedoms are being curtailed’: Zuma on crimes against women, children

President Jacob Zuma has again spoken out against the brutal killings of women and children in the country, urging women to report perpetrators to the police and families to support survivors. “Nobody has the right to attack women,” said Zuma in Parliament yesterday as he delivered the presidency's budget vote for 2017-2018. A number of young women have lost their 29

May 5, 2017 11:04 PM ‘Chidyausiku was a patriot, legal icon’

Justice Makarau . . . .”Chief Justice Chidyausiku leaves a legacy of hard work, unity within the Judiciary and independence” RM: I would describe him as a nationalist par excellence. I would describe him as an unmitigated patriot, a legal icon who used the law to further the interests of his country and further the interests of its people. Chief Justice 31

March 7, 2017 6:53 AM Eyewitness News — Phahlane condemns mass killing of suspected illegal miners

JOHANNESBURG – Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane has condemned what he calls the senseless murders of 14 people believed to be illegal miners in Benoni on the East Rand. Six bodies were discovered by a passerby on Sunday dumped in a pattern near a train station. Another eight bodies were discovered on Monday by police, bringing the number 12

November 10, 2016 11:51 AM Donald Trump and Sub-Saharan Africa: What Will Change With New U.S. President-Elect?

Media indicates that sub-Saharan African opinion is as astonished as everybody else at Donald Trump’s presidential victory. As appears to be true in much of the rest of the world, African opinion makers do not welcome it. The New York Times cites a Nigerian political science professor as saying that most Nigerians believe that a Trump administration 14

November 6, 2016 10:17 PM Fake lubricants land hardware in dock

Harare magistrate Mr Elijah Makomo last week convicted and fined Majada Hardware and Motor Spares $500 for selling fake Castrol lubricants to unsuspecting customers.Bryn Majada (36), the owner of Majada Hardware and Motor Spares, appeared in court as the first accused. Majada and his company were both facing two counts of contravenning the trade mark act and selling 11