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May 23, 2018 12:01 PM Bike and bus crash kills ex-Zipra cadre

Former Zimbabwe People’s Revolutionary Army (ZIPRA) cadre, Masilo Muleya, has died. Muleya died on Saturday when his motor cycle was hit by a speeding bus which tried to overtake him some 40km along the Beitbridge-Bulawayo road. It is reported that the decorated war veteran succumbed to injuries sustained during the road mishap upon admission t Beitbridge 12

May 19, 2018 1:06 PM Police, robbers in high speed chase – PICTURES

Police in Bulawayo were on Tuesday involved in a high speed chase with burglars who raided Elitsheni Primary School in Inyathi, Matabeleland North, getting away with $650 and a safe box. A police highway patrol unit got suspicious when they spotted a motorist driving a Honda Jazz along Bulawayo-Khami Road with the car’s boot open and a safe box protruding 36

May 18, 2018 9:45 AM Man murdered in cold blood

A 37-year-old Gokwe man was murdered in cold blood by an unknown assailant who wanted to rob him at Machakata Business Centre last Friday. Acting Midlands provincial police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Ethel Mukwende said the deceased, Marcos Mbizo, was struck by a sharp object several times after he fought a thief who tried to rob him on his way home from the business 39

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 40

May 17, 2018 6:26 PM WATCH: Bullets fly during cash-in-transit robbery in Boksburg, South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA – Five men have been arrested after allegedly blowing up two cash-in-transit vans and opening fire at security officers in Boksburg on Thursday morning. Police spokesperson Captain Mavela Masondo said the incident happened after 09:00 in Atlas Road in Boksburg. “They shot at the two G4S vans and then there was an exchange of fire between 45

May 17, 2018 8:18 AM Four killed in road accident

Four people died, one on the spot, when a Toyota Wish driver attempted to overtake in front of oncoming traffic resulting in a head-on collision with a Toyota Corolla along the Harare-Masvingo Highway on Tuesday. In a statement, national police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi said the accident occurred at around 7PM at the 222km peg near Chaka 36

May 16, 2018 9:56 AM Cops nail 3kg cocaine ‘mastermind’

Police have arrested a woman based in South Africa who allegedly sent a Bulawayo woman to collect 3,14kgs of cocaine with an estimated street value of $314 300 on her behalf last month. Kwanele Sibanda (26) from Johannesburg allegedly contacted Tholiwe Sheron Tshuma (25) of Emganwini suburb to collect the drugs on her behalf while she was in South Africa 35

May 15, 2018 7:33 AM Muggers target Nust students

National University of Science and Technology (Nust) students are increasingly becoming targets for robbers who mug them and break into their homes stealing their laptops among other valuables. Nust Student Representative Council (SRC) president Mr Pablo Chimusoro said mugging and burglary cases increase as students prepare for examinations. “The muggings 35

May 14, 2018 6:50 PM British rugby player from Durham team dies in Sri Lanka

A British amateur rugby player has died and another is critically ill after complaining of breathing difficulties on returning from a nightclub in Sri Lanka. The pair had been touring the country with Durham-based Clems Pirates RFC when they visited the club in Colombo. Sri Lanka Police said a 26-year-old man had died in hospital at 12:00 local time on Sunday 29

May 14, 2018 12:28 PM Bulawayo cop arrested for serial rape

A police officer stationed at Mzilikazi Police Station in Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly raping two women on separate occasions after assaulting and threatening to kill them. Crispen Tshuma from Njube suburb allegedly throttled his victims aged 22 and 24 years before forcing himself on them. He allegedly approached the women on separate occasions 29