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August 7, 2018 11:26 AM Train cuts man to pieces

A 38-YEAR-OLD man from Victoria Falls died when he was crushed by a passenger train in a suspected case of suicide. NRZ public relations manager Mr Nyasha Maravanyika said investigations were underway. “We heard about the sad incident where one person was killed by a train. Police attended the scene and investigations are still underway to establish 29

July 20, 2018 11:31 AM Nigeria captures Boko Haram fighters who abducted Chibok girls

Nigerian police have arrested eight members of the armed group Boko Haram who were involved in the 2014 abduction of more than 276 schoolgirls from the town of Chibok, an official said. The men “confessed to having participated actively in the kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls,” police commissioner Damian Chukwu told journalists on Wednesday in the northern 18

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 24

June 11, 2018 6:19 AM Mzingwane suicide pupil buried

A Form Four pupil from Mzingwane High School who allegedly committed suicide by hanging was yesterday buried at West Park Cemetery in Bulawayo. Ryan Siziba (16) of Bellevue suburb allegedly hanged himself on Tuesday night on the roof trusses of a disused boiler room behind the school hostels using his belt. Police and his family suspect foul play after 37

May 30, 2018 4:34 PM New twist to Templeman case

A 16-year-old girl claimed to have been kidnapped by music promoter/DJ Godfather Templeman had escaped from her sexually abusive father, a court heard. According to a defence outline compiled by Templeman, whose real name is Simbarashe Maphosa, the minor even threatened to commit suicide refusing to return to her father when police located her after 35

February 27, 2018 1:58 PM Widow Elizabeth Tsvangirai kicks out former PM’s children from Highlands Mansion

Former prime minister Morgan Tsvangirai’s widow, Elizabeth Macheka Tsvangirai, has kicked out the late Movement for Democratic Change leader’s children from his Highlands mansion amid reports that she has “grabbed” all of the deceased’s properties. She has allegedly blocked Tsvangirai’s relatives and close associates from visiting the mansion 33

February 20, 2018 2:51 PM Pastor slams Tsvangirai family over wrangles

A pastor — Jimmy Dube — has slammed late Morgan Tsvangirai’s family over its wrangling, accusing them of dragging the name of the former prime minister into disrepute. Speaking on Sunday at the Mabelreign Methodist Church service for the late veteran trade unionist, Dube told the family to desist from washing their dirty linen in public. This comes as family 46

February 15, 2018 4:15 AM Man (72), in shooting ‘suicide’ death

A-72-YEAR-Old man from Bulawayo’s Newton West suburb shot himself dead yesterday in a suspected suicide. Mr Amos Bells allegedly shot himself once in the head with a pistol at around 7AM and his body was discovered by his employee Mr Phillip Mambwere and a neighbour Mr Silibaziso Nkomo. Bulawayo Metropolitan province police spokesperson Inspector Precious 33

February 6, 2018 6:30 AM Family demands $12k for soldier shooting victims’ funeral expenses

The family of three women who were fatally shot by a soldier who later turned the gun on himself in a suicide attempt in New Magwegwe suburb in Bulawayo last week, is demanding $12 000 for funeral expenses. Carlos Tinashe Chapeyema (23) who is based in Gweru and attached to the Zimbabwe National Army Infantry Battalion Brigade at Battlefields, Kwekwe 42

December 21, 2017 3:12 AM Businessman fatally shoots accountant, commits suicide

A Highfield businessman who reportedly shot and killed his accountant before committing suicide last Wednesday after he accused him of stealing his cash, first phoned his sister informing her that there was an urgent matter at his house and he needed assistance, it has emerged. The businessman, Charles Rusike, also shot and seriously injured one of his employees 57