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October 15, 2018 12:04 PM Cops acquitted for fatally assaulting prison officer

Two Gwanda-based police officers, who were accused of fatally assaulting a drunken prison officer for refusing to be taken to a police holding cell for detention have been acquitted by the High Court. Tinofara Moyo (38) and Admire Matsveru (34) both stationed at Gwanda Police Station appeared before Bulawayo High Court judge Justice Maxwell Takuva facing 5

October 10, 2018 10:11 AM Woman ordered to reveal PIN code at gunpoint

Three men allegedly held a knife to a two-year-old baby’s throat while pointing a gun at her mother to force the woman to give them her PIN code to her bank card after robbing her in Victoria Falls. The trio got away with $50, a Samsung phone and the bank card which they used to buy cigarettes worth $370, police confirmed. The Chronicle spoke to a shell 8

October 10, 2018 10:05 AM Kenya bus crash kills at least 50 en route to Kisumu

At least 50 people have been killed after a bus travelling from the Kenyan capital Nairobi to Kisumu, in the west, veered off the road, police say. Many reportedly died when the vehicle overturned. Police fear the death toll may rise, with the possibility of passengers trapped in the wreckage. Police said the driver had lost control and plunged down a slope 10

October 5, 2018 9:52 AM Tshwane to pay R1 million to man injured by pothole

The City of Tshwane will have to pay damages to a Pretoria North man who injured his leg so badly when he stepped into a pothole that doctors initially wanted to amputate it. Theunis Brink, 62, spent more than two months in the Tshwane District Hospital after the incident. He is claiming more than R900 000 in damages from the city. The city did not file papers 20

October 4, 2018 6:55 AM Cop stabbed twice in stomach

A cop based at Madlambuzi Police Station in Bulilima escaped death by a whisker after he was stabbed twice in the stomach by a drunken stranger without any provocation. Matabeleland South provincial police spokesperson Chief Inspector Philisani Ndebele confirmed the incident which took place last Friday. He said the cop’s assailant, Anet Ndebele (22) of Ngotsha 15

October 4, 2018 6:19 AM Kombi driver in court for ‘killing’ pupil

A 31 year old commuter omnibus driver from Bulawayo has appeared in court for allegedly hitting and killing a Grade Four pupil at Malindela Primary School in Pumula North suburb on the opening day of schools. A court yesterday heard how Emmanuel Mlambo (8) was run over by a speeding kombi which killed him on the spot as he was heading to school with his friends 16

September 27, 2018 6:27 AM Shabanie resigns to fate

Shabanie Mine coach Alexio Sigion appears to have resigned to fate after his team were held at Maglas by basement side Bulawayo City yesterday. Veteran winger Christopher Semakweri scored in the first half to cancel an early Peter Muzondo strike for the Chinda Boys and ensure a share of the spoils in this battle of the strugglers. Yesterday’s result 19

September 21, 2018 5:29 AM Girl, 9, shot dead as troops clear traffic

Four soldiers have been arrested in Somalia after a nine-year-old schoolgirl was shot dead in the capital, Mogadishu, police say. Deqa Dahir died and another girl was wounded when bullets hit their school bus while it was stuck in a traffic jam, Amnesty International said. Soldiers opened fire in an apparent attempt to clear the road for their vehicle 14

September 18, 2018 8:44 AM Thrills and Spills. . . DeMbare one foot into pit

The Castle Lager Premier Soccer League championship and survival races are providing fascinating thrills and spills with one giant hovering too close to the red zone. FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars are the two sides fighting for the title, while all teams in the bottom half of the table are not mathematically safe from the chop. Yadah, Bulawayo 7

September 18, 2018 6:22 AM $122 000 cash stolen from Chinese man

A 30-year-old man appeared in court yesterday for allegedly stealing $122 000 cash from a Chinese man. Forward Kombo appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Rumbidzai Mugwagwa charged with robbery and unlawful possession and wearing camouflage uniform. He was denied bail and remanded to October 1. Prosecuting, Mr Sebastian Mutizirwa alleged Kombo and three 7