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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 28

June 11, 2018 4:22 AM Hooker robber jailed one year

A 31 year old man from Cowdray Park suburb in Bulawayo has been jailed for one year after he had sex with a hooker only to return and steal from her house while she was away. Trust Mpofu stole from Ms Debra Ncube after she took him to her house to render services he had paid her for. Western Commonage magistrate Mr Lungile heard that Mpofu spent a night 26

June 4, 2018 2:29 PM Zaka teacher’s ‘rapists’ sentence today

Two robbers who were part of a gang of three that stripped and gang raped a teacher in Zaka last month, were last Friday convicted of 31 counts of robbery, unlawful entry and theft. The two who are also facing four counts of rape which include the rape of the Zaka teacher, were remanded in custody today for sentence. Timothy Dzikira (26) of Mugeje Village 7

June 3, 2018 6:07 PM Mpilo boss loses $4k

Mpilo Central Hospital CEO Leonard Mabandi lost $4 100 to a burglar who broke into his bedroom twice. Mangaliso Tsepiso Ndlovu (31) was convicted by Bulawayo magistrate Sharon Roseman after pleading guilty to charges of unlawful entry and theft last Thursday. He is yet to be sentenced after Mabandi indicated that they were now negotiating an out-of-court 13

May 18, 2018 10:56 AM ZESA to cut off businesses

Businesses, including miners and manufacturers, who owe money for electricity risk being cut off by Zimbabwe’s power distributor after the lapse of a six months grace period to settle their bills. The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company, is struggling to recover about $1 billion owed by companies, farmers and households who are on post-paid 54

May 10, 2018 6:58 AM Mother, daughter jailed for theft

A 53 year old woman from Bulawayo’s Cowdray Park and her daughter have each been sentenced to two years in jail for conniving to steal more than $1 000 from her son-in-law. Western Commonage magistrate Ms Tancy Dube heard that Join Ndlovu convinced her daughter Sharon Ndlovu (19) to steal $1 300 from the $2 500 her husband had entrusted her to keep. Sharon 20

April 30, 2018 10:14 AM Housebreaker jailed two years

A Chitungwiza man has been jailed for an effective two years after he broke into a house and stole valuables worth $200. Tafadzwa Kamoyo (24) appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora last week charged with unlawful entry and theft and was convicted on his own plea of guilty. It is the State’s case that on April 21 this year at around 36

April 21, 2018 6:41 AM Runaway prisoners sentenced to 24 months

Two inmates who escaped from Bulawayo Prison last Saturday have each been sentenced to 24 months in prison. . A court heard that after running away from prison, the two convicts went to Hurukuru’s cousin, Dzingai Chademana (26) and his sister Anna Mpofu (36) in Selbourne Park suburb where they got assistance. Mapfumo was serving a six-month sentence 26

April 10, 2018 9:05 AM Juvenile (12) escapes prison

A boy from Makuvatsine village under Chief Masunda in Zvishavane was been jailed five years for theft and escaping from the Blue Hills Reformatory Institution in Gweru. The boy (12) was initially brought to court on 29 counts of theft and unlawful entry last month and was sent to Blue Hills Reformatory Institution in Gweru where he escaped. He proceeded 21

April 9, 2018 11:45 AM Three get $279 000 after bank error

Three people are in trouble for squandering different amounts of money amounting to nearly $279 000 that was erroneously deposited into their accounts by the Central African Building Society (CABS) following technical glitches at the financial institution last year. The costly mistake also resulted in the bank firing 13 Information Technology (IT) employees 24