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January 10, 2019 5:49 AM Mugabe loses US$150 000 cash

Former president Robert Mugabe lost US$150 000 cash to employees at his rural home in Zvimba. The employees, who included his relatives, reportedly stole a briefcase which contained the money as they were doing household chores between December 1 last year and January 5 this year. The suspects — Constancia Mugabe (50), Johanne Mapurisa (50) and Saymore 18

January 9, 2019 10:40 AM Fired MSU security guards engage minister

Four Midlands State University security guards who won a court case against their employer for unlawful dismissal have approached the office of the Minister of State for Midlands Provincial Affairs Larry Mavima seeking recourse. The quartet of Doubt Chivi, Farai Chidonhi, Ndakaziva Dombo and Rueben Musengeyi, who were part of the university’s Campus 20

December 30, 2018 7:51 PM Prisons officer steals groceries

A Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services officer has been fined $80 for theft of groceries worth $40.Moses Muchenje, 40, from Natview Park in Mutare was convicted on his own plea of guilty by magistrate Tendai Mahwe. He was charged in terms section 113 of the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act chapter 9:23. It was the state’s case that Muchenje 13

December 30, 2018 11:17 AM Stocktheft hits milk deliveries

Milk deliveries at the communal farmers owned Umzingwane Milk Centre in Matabeleland South Province have significantly slumped owing to rampant dairy cows thefts and lack of adequate pastures. Umzingwane Dairy Co-operative Society Limited chairperson Mrs Sheillah Lupuwana said the organisation’s members have lost 12 dairy cows due to theft this year affecting 14

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 14

December 27, 2018 1:55 AM Fugitive cop arrested – Nehanda Radio

A Chinhoyi-based police sergeant has been arrested after going on the run for allegedly stealing $90 000. The money was supposed to be paid to police officers who participated in the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) programme sometime last year. However, Lameck Karombo allegedly transferred the money into his personal account before fleeing. He was arrested 8

December 22, 2018 11:40 AM Unrepentant thief ‘steals’ from magistrate’s office

A 21 year old man from Bulawayo has appeared in court for allegedly sneaking into a magistrate’s office at Western Commonage Magistrate’s Court where he was performing community service and stole a laptop and cell phone valued at $480. Nobert Phiri of Cowdray Park suburb also set on fire papers that were on the magistrate’s table. He allegedly stole 25

December 21, 2018 6:37 AM Sudan protests turn deadly as demonstrators clash with police

Eight demonstrators have been killed in clashes with armed police in northern and eastern Sudan, officials say. Six people died in anti-government protests in the eastern town of Gedaref in al-Qadarif state, leading to a state of emergency and an overnight curfew. Two others were killed in the northern town of Atbara, in River Nile State, local media 18

December 21, 2018 6:24 AM Teen caught by mob up for robbery

An eighteen-year-old man from Bulawayo who stole a cell phone and was apprehended by a mob has appeared in court facing theft charges. Nigel Ndlovu of Sizinda suburb allegedly grabbed Miss Princess Ncube’s cell phone while she was on her way to work in the morning of December 5. Ndlovu, who is facing separate robbery charges was not asked to plead when he appeared 19

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) 16