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September 18, 2018 11:56 AM Missing miner found dead

A man who went missing for five days has been found dead in a mine pit in Gwanda, Matabeleland South. Several containers of opaque beer popularly known as Batai Munhu were found in the pit near the body. Felix Gororo (39) of Valentine Mine was last seen on the night of September 7 when he left his colleagues at the mine compound saying he was going to Vumbachikwe 1

September 18, 2018 11:04 AM Near murder in row over radio volume

A man (52) from Mangwe District in Matabeleland South has been admitted to hospital in critical condition after a 21 year old man brutally attacked him over radio volume during a beer drink. Mthokozisi Sibanda of Lydedard Farm Compound allegedly struck Sithembiso Sibanda with an unidentified object and he sustained several body injuries. Mthokozisi wanted 1

September 17, 2018 2:49 PM Ministry regrets deadly stampede at Angolan stadium

Angola’s sports ministry has said it regrets the death of five football fans at an African Champions League tie on Saturday evening. The incident happened in Luanda as Primeiro de Agosto drew 0-0 with DR Congo’s TP Mazembe in the first leg of a Champions League quarter-final. The ministry said in a statement it regretted the deaths and that the seven 3

September 17, 2018 2:25 PM Brazil ‘seizes $16m from Obiang’s entourage’

Brazilian officials have confiscated more than $16m (£12.2m) worth of cash and luxury watches from a delegation accompanying the son of Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, local media has reported. Teodorin Obiang, the flamboyant vice-president of Equatorial Guinea and a son of the long-time president, flew in with his entourage in a private 3

September 15, 2018 7:20 AM Woman hospitalised after HIV status assault

A MAN from Bulawayo has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his wife leaving her hospitalised for hiding from him that she was HIV positive. Abraham Mhlanga (25) of Jute Road, Montgomery suburb, allegedly grabbed Ms Pamela Nyathi (30) by the legs and bashed her against some rocks. Mhlanga appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Mr Tinashe Tashaya who remanded 7

September 15, 2018 6:52 AM Zesa offers whistleblowers rewards

ZESA invited whistleblowers to volunteer information that could lead to the arrest of culprits behind the vandalism and theft of electricity infrastructure. In a statement, Zesa said the initiative was a strategy to curb damage and vandalism of electricity infrastructure. The initiative is aimed at curbing the theft of copper cables among other installations 7

September 14, 2018 3:01 PM Sniper Storm hauls pregnant girlfriend to court

Musician Donald Chirisa popularly known as Sniper Storm’s dispute with his pregnant girlfriend who recently eloped to him has landed in court with the 39-year-old accusing the woman of theft. Chirisa’s girlfriend Paidamoyo Mpompoma, 25, appeared before Harare magistrate Nyasha Vitorini on Saturday charged with theft and malicious damage to property 4

September 14, 2018 7:16 AM Email scam: Nigerian ‘ran ring from Sydney detention centre’

Australian police have charged a man they say was running a multi-million dollar email scam from inside an immigration detention centre in Sydney. The Nigerian man, 43, headed a fraud ring which sent fake messages that claimed to be from trusted companies, according to New South Wales Police. Three other people were charged over the alleged crimes, which 3

September 12, 2018 6:24 AM Jailed man fondles cellmate’s buttocks

A 32-YEAR-OLD man has been charged for allegedly removing his cellmate’s pants and fondling his buttocks when they were detained at Pumula Police Station in Bulawayo. Godknows Simbarashe Pfumbi allegedly demanded sex from a 40-year-old cell mate with whom he was detained. A court yesterday heard how on Friday last week, Pfumbi demanded to sleep next to the victim 7

September 12, 2018 6:15 AM Soccer fans catch hooligan

POLICE have praised fans for apprehending and handing over a hooligan who threw a missile during the Highlanders and Dynamos Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Barbourfields Stadium on Sunday. Fletcher Ndlovu (22) of Entumbane suburb was apprehended by fans in the southern stand of the stadium after he threw a water bottle onto the pitch while 7