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November 13, 2018 4:40 PM Peruvian jailed 10 years for cocaine possession

A Peruvian man who was caught with a kilogramme of cocaine at the Robert Mugabe International Airport in September has been slapped with a 10 year jail term. Wilmer Tarazona Aro was convicted on his own plea of guilty for unlawfully dealing in dangerous drugs by Harare magistrate Rumbidai Mugwagwa. Mugwagwa sentenced Aro to an effective 5-10 years jail term and ordered 3

November 11, 2018 5:00 PM Mukanya goes for greenhorns

Chimurenga music icon Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo has chosen little known musicians to support him during the December Peace Tour in Zimbabwe as part of his efforts to promote youngsters. Currently, his team is registering little known artistes in different parts of the country who wants to curtain raise the Disaster hit maker on the tour. The tour will see him showcasing 6

November 7, 2018 5:31 PM Simba Chikore trial date set

The trial of former president Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore on charges of unlawfully detaining Bertha Zakeyo, also a former Zimbabwe Airways employee, has been set for December 14, 2018. Chikore today appeared in court intending to apply for refusal of further remand but this was thrown out after the prosecution furnished him with a trial 11

November 1, 2018 6:37 PM Mangudya to get second term as RBZ governor

President Emmerson Mnangagwa will retain John Mangudya for a second term as governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, a state-owned newspaper reported on Thursday. The announcement follows speculation this week that the bank chief, who was first appointed for a five-year term in May 2014, would lose his job in the face of a worsening dollar crunch 22

October 30, 2018 6:56 PM Venezuelan busted with $469k cocaine

A Venezuelan woman was yesterday arraigned before the courts after she was caught with more than five kilogrammes of cocaine with a street value of $469 000. Delcy Daymar Rodriguez Guererro was arrested upon landing at the Robert Mugabe International Airport on her way from Brazil. Guererro appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa charged 6

October 23, 2018 9:30 PM Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore appears in court… he’s facing kidnapping charges

Zimbabwean former president Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law Simba Chikore has appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Court, facing charges of kidnapping. According to a Facebook post by the state-owned Herald newspaper, Chikore was at the court on Tuesday and was in the company of his wife Bona Chikore-Mugabe, his lawyer Jonathan Samkange and police detectives 11

October 18, 2018 1:34 PM Mugabe Junior pressurising model to drop Grace’s assault case, says AfriForum

One of the sons of former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has allegedly been pressurising Gabriella Engels, the Johannesburg model who filed assault charges against Grace Mugabe, to drop the charges against his mother. Civil rights group AfriForum represents Engels in the high profile case. AfriForum’s CEO Kallie Kriel told journalists in Pretoria 66

October 10, 2018 3:04 PM Born Free Crew leader dumps politics, turns to gospel

Zanu PF praise-singing group Born Free Crew’s leader, Bruce Machingura, has dumped politics and is now singing for God. Machingura told the Daily News that he has re-branded and has a lot to prove as a standalone artiste away from the Born Free Crew, pursuing a career in gospel music. Born Free Crew rose to prominence singing praise for former president 14

October 9, 2018 5:01 PM Cops yet to be paid for poll duties

Authorities are yet to make full payment to police officers that provided services in the July 30 elections, won by President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former spy chief installed after Robert Mugabe’s removal in a military intervention in November last year. At least 31 police officers, who were part of the 2018 national elections committee have accused 18

September 26, 2018 6:01 AM Top 10 most followed Zimbabwean preachers on social media

Nehanda Radio looks at the Top 10 most followed Zimbabwean preachers on social media. We have added up the number of followers each of these “Men of God” have on the three most popular networks, that is Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and come up with a total aggregate count. 10. Bulawayo based Prophet Blessing Chiza is the founder of Eagle Life Assembly 22