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September 25, 2018 2:24 AM Baby swap inquest opens

Two medical doctors in Victoria Falls have given contrasting reports of circumstances around alleged baby swapping at Victoria Falls District Hospital as an inquiry into the matter opened on Friday. A post-mortem done at the United Bulawayo Hospitals also gave a different version stating that the two-day old baby died of head trauma and central nervous 30

August 30, 2018 5:52 PM TV presenter arrested over armed robbery

One of Belgium’s top football TV presenters has been arrested as part of a police probe into a series of armed robberies, prosecutors said Wednesday. Stephane Pauwels, who has hosted football shows for Belgian and French TV, was held for questioning for “possible complicity” in an armed robbery in 2017 in the town of Lasne, south of Brussels, federal 43

August 8, 2018 4:34 PM Corruption still a big problem

The recent arrest of Harare businessman Wicknell Chivayo has thrust the spotlight back on President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s corruption fight. Chivayo was arrested last week on corruption charges while trying to flee the country when he had gotten wind that law enforcement agents were looking for him. The controversial businessman and his company — Intratek 30

July 7, 2018 1:12 PM US calls for probe into Bulawayo bomb blast

The United States called for an investigation into a bomb blast that took place during a rally on June 23, and punishment for the perpetrators to prevent further attacks. US embassy Charge d’ Affaires Jennifer Savage slammed the tragic loss of the lives of Colour Sergeant Stanley Mugunzva and Nelson Dube in an explosion that saw President Emmerson Mnangagwa 48

June 10, 2018 3:32 AM SA police raid bank in Zuma probe

JOHANNESBURG — An elite South Africa police unit raided offices of India’s Bank of Baroda on Friday and seized documents as part of an investigation into state corruption under former president Jacob Zuma, a police spokesman said. Bank of Baroda, which is winding down its operations in South Africa, was thrust into the spotlight two years ago when it started 22

March 20, 2018 5:32 AM Zimbabweans scoff at ED’s looters list

ZIMBABWEANS have scoffed at the list of businesses and individuals who externalized funds released by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, saying the biggest looters were still off the hook. Mnangagwa released a list of 1 844, mostly dominated by diamond mining companies, other corporates and individuals of Chinese nationality who, together, externalized almost 29

March 17, 2018 4:47 PM Parly to probe Shabanie Mine over ownership

The parliamentary committee on Energy and Mines will soon summon shareholders of Shabanie Mine to explain the company’s ownership after failing to get convincing answers from the company’s management during a tour of the mine. Shabanie management, led by managing director Steven Nyagura, could not name the other beneficial shareholders in the business 29

February 19, 2018 4:25 PM Zanu PF MPs haggle over Sakunda Parly probe

Parliament’s Finance and Economic Development portfolio committee chairperson David Chapfika has blasted his counterpart, Justice Mayor Wadyajena — who chairs the Lands, Agriculture and Rural Resettlements committee — arguing he has no mandate to probe issues that fall under his purview. Wadyajena had summoned fuel company Sakunda Holdings (Sakunda) 49

November 8, 2017 5:43 AM Purge on ex-VP allies continues

THE purge on axed Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s allies continues unabated in all Zanu PF provinces throughout the country with 12 senior party officials in Mashonaland East province under investigation after submitting their names for consideration in party primary elections. Provincial chairperson Bernard Makokove told his executive council on Monday 31

November 2, 2017 3:39 PM Opposition MPs walk out on South Africa's Zuma over corruption

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Jacob Zuma told South Africa’s parliament on Thursday he had received no payments from private companies or individuals during his time as president, as opposition lawmakers walked out in protest over the cost to the state of his legal fees. Allegations by government and opposition politicians that the wealthy Gupta family of businessmen 96