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January 1, 2019 1:37 AM Cops hunt for ‘sadistic’ man

Police have launched an extensive manhunt for a Harare man who stands accused of causing the deaths of five children after he sickeningly burnt down the home of the family of a 12-year-old girl that he is said to have raped earlier. This comes after Steven Manjovha, 35, of Budiriro high density suburb, vanished without trace after recently being granted 77

December 30, 2018 11:13 AM Fugitive sodomite arrested after police station visit

An unrepentant teenager from Kamativi who had evaded the police for three years after sodomising his girlfriend’s nine-year-old daughter was arrested on Christmas Day when he went to a police station to report a case of assault. Gift Mwinde, now aged 19 and residing at Number C5 Kamativi Compound in Hwange District disappeared in 2015 after breaking 73

December 28, 2018 8:25 AM Trio ‘rapes’ neighbour after drinking spree

Three men from Manningdale suburb in Bulawayo allegedly raped their 27-year-old neighbour who had gone with them for a beer drink at a local shebeen where they also smoked dagga. Two of the suspects, one aged 19 and the other one aged 20 have since been arrested. Their accomplice, whose age was not given, is still at large. Those arrested were not asked 64

December 21, 2018 3:20 AM Man jailed 16yrs for rape, theft

A 35-year-old man has been sentenced 20 years in prison for rape and theft of property. Reginald Baisai will however, serve 16 years after Harare magistrate Ms Gloria Takundwa conditionally suspended four years. Ms Takundwa said the State had managed to prove beyond reasonable doubt that Baisai was guilty of the offence. “Though the accused (Baisai) 60

December 18, 2018 10:55 AM Nearly 1 000 arrested by Gauteng police in long weekend crackdown

Nearly 1000 people were arrested for various crimes during roadblocks and raids across Gauteng, police said on Monday. “The more than 900 suspects were arrested during police operations and roadblocks for various crimes ranging from driving under the influence of alcohol, possession of suspected stolen property – including suspected stolen motor vehicles 53

December 1, 2018 4:14 PM ‘Thieving’ cop, rapist inyanga escape from jail

A cop who allegedly broke into colleagues’ houses and stole assortment of goods and a self-proclaimed inyanga who was recently jailed for rape, have escaped from Hwange Prison. Maxwell Musariri, a constable and Masimpe Muleya, the self-proclaimed inyanga, allegedly used a piece of steel from a combat boot to drill a hole on a wooden section of the prison 37

November 29, 2018 5:59 AM #Vlakfontein: Khupe forced me to rape and kill the Khozas, says Mabaso

The Protea Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday heard that the 27-year-old man accused of raping and killing members of the Khoza family in Vlakfontein was forced to commit the crimes by his 61-year-old co-accused. Ernest Mabaso told the court that he was forced by Fita Khupe to rape the children before he killed them. Mabaso and Khupe were applying for bail on seven 44

November 9, 2018 9:35 AM Cellphone gives away rapist panner

A 34-year-old gold panner from Shurugwi, who left his cellphone after raping a 17-year-old girl, has been slapped with a 20-year jail sentence. The panner, whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of his minor victim, appeared before Gweru Regional Magistrate Mrs Phathekile Msipa facing two counts of rape. He was pleading not guilty to both counts 42

November 2, 2018 12:51 AM MDC official jailed 20 years for rape

MDC-Alliance district chairman for Kariba, Kainos Bhasera Mutatu, has been jailed 18 years for raping a 12-year-old girl on three occasions. Chinhoyi regional magistrate Amos Mbobo recently sentenced Bhasera Mutatu (60) to 20 years in jail but set aside two years on condition of good behaviour. Bhasera Mutatu had pleaded not guilty to the charges but was convicted 53

October 25, 2018 8:50 AM Man (37) arrested for ‘raping’ girlfriend’s daughter (10)

A Matopo man (37) has been arrested for allegedly raping his girlfriend’s 10-year-old daughter over a two- year period and infecting her with an STI. The man pleaded not guilty to a rape charge when he appeared before Bulawayo regional magistrate, Mr Joseph Mabeza and was remanded in custody to Friday for continuation of trial. Allegations are that between 22