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July 21, 2018 8:34 PM Several people killed in KZN taxi shooting

Several people were killed in an ambush shooting in KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday evening, police said. Police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker said the incident happened just before 20:00 along the R74 road between Colenso and Weenen. Naicker said a mini bus taxi from Gauteng was travelling from a funeral at Ematimotolo back to Johannesburg. “On the R74 road between 1

July 21, 2018 5:47 PM Prophet arrested after trying to resurrect corpse

Getayawkal Ayele had tried to revive the corpse of Belay Biftu by lying on top of him and repeatedly yelling "Belay, wake up". An aspiring prophet has been arrested in Ethiopia after he failed to bring a dead man back to life. Getayawkal Ayele had tried to revive the corpse of Belay Biftu by lying on top of him and repeatedly yelling “Belay, wake up”. It was not successful 3

July 21, 2018 2:42 PM Man rubs organ against stranger’s buttocks, fondles her

A visibly drunk Xolisani Dube became a spectacle of shame when he grabbed a city woman and rubbed his manhood against her buttocks before fondling her breast. The incident which is akin to attempted rape happened last Saturday near Bulawayo Centre at around 8pm. This was after the woman bitterly shot down his sexual advances. But the seemingly persistent 3

July 21, 2018 2:08 PM Woman reveals cousin’s sexcapades to hubby

A Bulawayo woman claimed her cousin dished dirt on her in front of her husband claiming she was a prostitute and that she once bedded a police officer apparently in exchange for favours. Sitshengiselo Ndlovu (pictured above) from Cowdray Park said her cousin Mthulisi Ndlovu was making up stories that she was sleeping with other men in her husband’s absence 3

July 20, 2018 11:31 AM Nigeria captures Boko Haram fighters who abducted Chibok girls

Nigerian police have arrested eight members of the armed group Boko Haram who were involved in the 2014 abduction of more than 276 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, an official said. The men “confessed to having participated actively in the kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls,” police commissioner Damian Chukwu told journalists on Wednesday in the northern 5

July 20, 2018 10:56 AM 4 nabbed for gun theft during mine violence

Four miners have been arrested for allegedly being part of a 30-men gang that attacked a group of miners at West Nicholson Youth Mine in Gwanda and stole a pistol from a security guard during a mine wrangle. The gang that was armed with machetes, axes, knobkerries and stones, beat up the security guard and two mine workers until they lost consciousness 5

July 20, 2018 9:26 AM Judge’s husband accused of rape

A 27-year-old woman, who claims to have been sexually abused by High Court judge Justice Sylvia Chirau’s husband, said she was scared to report the matter because she thought it would be blocked because of the accused’s wife’s status. Cleopas Mugomba (44) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Bianca Makwande charged with raping the woman. The complainant 7

July 19, 2018 2:22 PM Zanu PF video gunman granted bail

The gunman, who featured in a video while firing a shot in public, was yesterday granted $50 bail at the Rotten Row courts. Trevor John Kudenga, who was remanded to July 27, was not asked to plead when he appeared before Harare magistrate Josephine Sande charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm in public. Allegations are that on July 15, Kudenga 12

July 19, 2018 8:12 AM Man arrested for assaulting girlfriend’s ex-hubby

Police in Macheke have arrested a 37-year-old man who assaulted his girlfriend’s ex-husband after he found the two discussing the upkeep of their children. The sight of his girlfriend in a discussion with her ex-husband did not go well with Tinei Makoni, who lost his temper and assaulted Asin Hiter in the head with an axe, resulting in the latter sustaining 16

July 18, 2018 12:53 PM Cops up for demanding bribe

Two cops appeared in court yesterday facing charges of demanding a R30 000 bribe to free a suspected thief. Tonderai Mumanikidzwa, 41, and Etwell Ngara, 45, denied allegations of criminal abuse of duty as public officers when they appeared before Harare magistrate Francis Mapfumo. The duo is attached to Criminal Investigations Department, Southerton 24