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July 19, 2018 8:28 AM Gang of 8 jailed one year each

A gang of eight people from Chitungwiza and Beatrice that forcibly took a coffin containing the body of Tinashe Pise to a beerhall and stole cash and beer amounting to $1 600 has been sentenced to one year in prison each. Tendai Pise (24), Patience Mafunganzira (25), Ishmael Mandipanga (22), Stanley Charura (27), Brendon Simon (21), Rumbidzai Manyika 6

July 18, 2018 2:31 AM Ex-SDC chair jailed for theft of school monies

A former chairperson of a school development committee in Bulawayo has been sentenced to five years in prison for stealing about $3 000 from the school. Hlanganani Masuku pleaded guilty to defrauding Induna Primary School before Western Commonage Magistrate Mr Lungile Ncube. The prosecutor Mr Nathan Marime told the court Masuku was going through some financial 35

July 15, 2018 3:47 PM MDC Alliance invokes Sithole’s name in Chipinge

HARARE – MDC Alliance leader Nelson Chamisa is invoking the legend of Ndabaningi Sithole, the late Zanu Ndonga leader and religious leader from the United Methodist Church, to win the Chipinge vote. From recalling with nostalgia his visit to Sithole’s home with his late mentor Morgan Tsvangirai, to pledging to review the hero status of the late nationalist 27

July 13, 2018 2:59 AM Boxer jailed 6 months for assaulting his mother

A 20 year old boxer from Mtapa suburb in Gweru yesterday failed to sway a magistrate to give him a non-custodial sentence for assaulting his mother saying he wants to vote for the first time in the July 30 elections. Provincial magistrate Mrs Phathekile Msipa slapped Joseph Simango, who has a certificate in boxing, with a six months jail term for assaulting 20

July 11, 2018 1:51 PM Tobva tadii paya crew speaks

The Zimbabwean teenage gang known as ‘Tobva tadii paya’ whose case grew popular on social media after going on a raping spree of sex workers have reportedly urged all who have heard their story to accept them when they come back into the community. Thabani Gazi (19) who is said to be the ring leader on the night of the rape, the video narrator Romeo 23

July 6, 2018 10:53 AM 35 years jail for murder in council meeting

A Victoria Falls man who last year fatally struck a Hwange Rural District councillor with a brick for telling him not to disturb a meeting he was chairing will spend 35 years in prison after being convicted of murder with actual intent. Phinnias Dennis Thebe, a councillor for Monde Ward was chairing a meeting at Monde Business Centre when he was attacked 43

June 29, 2018 2:25 AM Trainee nurse jailed for forgery

A trainee nurse at Parirenyatwa School of Nursing who used a fake Ordinary Level certificate to enrol at the institution in 2016, yesterday wept uncontrollably in court after she was jailed for 10 months. Elizabeth Kalenga (29) pleaded guilty to the offence when she appeared before magistrate Mr Nyasha Vhitorini. She was initially sentenced to 15 months 26

June 28, 2018 5:58 PM Top cop remanded in custody

The officer-in-charge of Borrowdale Police Station who is being charged with attempted murder after allegedly scalding his second wife with boiling water following a heated dispute over supper was yesterday denied bail and will languish in remand prison for the whole of next week. Simbarashe Sibanda was initially charged with physical abuse when he was brought 28

June 28, 2018 2:15 AM Pastor jailed for fraud

A 26-year-old pastor from Masvingo has been sentenced to three months in prison for defrauding his congregant of $2 000 in a botched housing stand deal. Fortune Mubaiwa of Glory House International Ministries was convicted on his own plea of guilty to charges of fraud when he appeared before Masvingo magistrate Mr Peter Madhibha recently. During mitigation 29

June 25, 2018 9:41 AM ‘Malema’s remarks sow panic among Indians’

EFF leader Julius Malema’s comments that Indians hated Africans have caused panic in some Indian communities. A community leader in Chatsworth on Sunday slammed Malema, saying his statement was reckless. “Julius Malema’s reckless statements are creating panic. The questions to be asked is: is South Africa heading towards another Uganda situation where 29