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October 7, 2018 9:50 AM Vumbachikwe Mine defrauds pensioners

Forbes and Thompson Private Limited trading as Vumbachikwe Mine, which is one of the biggest mines in Matabeleland South Province has been dragged to court over non-payment of pension funds of its workers amounting to $2,4 million. Employees and former employers of the mine made a report to the police after learning that the company had been deducting 23

October 1, 2018 2:22 PM Nowhere to hide for Mujuru robber

A suspected armed robber who has been on the run since January after reportedly hijacking the daughter of National People’s Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru appeared in court on Saturday. Tatenda Answerlin Tsvuura appeared before Harare magistrate Learnmore Mapiye, charged with car theft. He was remanded in custody to October 11 and advised to apply for bail at the High Court 6

September 22, 2018 11:51 AM Zimra official ‘steals’ impounded goods

A 41 year old Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) official stationed at Beitbridge Border Post has been dragged to court for stealing goods which had been confiscated by the revenue authority from a suspected smuggler. Owen Chiparausha of 2704 Dulivhadzimo in the border town is no stranger to crime as he was recently released from prison on bail pending 11

September 21, 2018 5:51 AM 24 cattle rustler arrested

A 34 year old man from Gwanda who has been on the run for about a year, has been arrested for allegedly stealing 24 head of cattle. Prince Dube of Nhwali area was intercepted by police officers while trying to sell the stolen cattle at an abattoir in Gwanda. He was not asked to plead when he appeared briefly before Gwanda magistrate, Miss Nomagugu Ncube 13

September 15, 2018 6:52 AM Zesa offers whistleblowers rewards

ZESA invited whistleblowers to volunteer information that could lead to the arrest of culprits behind the vandalism and theft of electricity infrastructure. In a statement, Zesa said the initiative was a strategy to curb damage and vandalism of electricity infrastructure. The initiative is aimed at curbing the theft of copper cables among other installations 11

September 14, 2018 3:01 PM Sniper Storm hauls pregnant girlfriend to court

Musician Donald Chirisa popularly known as Sniper Storm’s dispute with his pregnant girlfriend who recently eloped to him has landed in court with the 39-year-old accusing the woman of theft. Chirisa’s girlfriend Paidamoyo Mpompoma, 25, appeared before Harare magistrate Nyasha Vitorini on Saturday charged with theft and malicious damage to property 8

September 14, 2018 7:16 AM Email scam: Nigerian ‘ran ring from Sydney detention centre’

Australian police have charged a man they say was running a multi-million dollar email scam from inside an immigration detention centre in Sydney. The Nigerian man, 43, headed a fraud ring which sent fake messages that claimed to be from trusted companies, according to New South Wales Police. Three other people were charged over the alleged crimes, which 5

September 6, 2018 5:12 AM Water shedding starts in Bulawayo

The Bulawayo City Council has embarked on 10 hour water cuts in some suburbs mainly due to erratic electricity supply at its waterworks. In a statement, the Town Clerk, Mr Christopher Dube advised residents of the emergency interruption of water supplies to areas fed directly from Criterion and Magwegwe Reservoir and some surrounding areas. “The City of Bulawayo 42

September 5, 2018 10:45 AM Maid arrested over R3k, $160 theft

A MAID has been arrested for allegedly stealing R3 000 and $160 from her employer in Bulawayo’s Emganwini suburb. Lindokuhle Ndebele (20), who was employed at house number 6335 Emganwini suburb by Ms Jane Ndebele, appeared in court yesterday for allegedly stealing from her employer last month. She pleaded not guilty to theft charges before Western Commonage 39

September 1, 2018 7:00 PM Mzembi trial date set

The State has set November 19 and 29 as trial dates for former Cabinet minister Walter Mzembi who is facing a slew of corruption charges. Mzembi appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa represented by Job Sikhala yesterday. His trial on allegations of misappropriating funds meant for the 2013 United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) 30