Munyaradzi Kereke

Prosecution appeals Kereke sentence

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter In a new twist to the case of former Bikita West Member of Parliament Munyaradzi Kereke, the private prosecution is appealing against the 14-year imprisonment imp...
Mr Warara

PG’s Office mum on Kereke legal costs

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter The Prosecutor-General’s Office is still to respond to the application for legal costs incurred in the private prosecution of former Bikita West legislator Munyara...
knife-blood

Man kills buddy over 25 cents

Prosper Dembedza Court Correspondent A Harare man fatally stabbed his friend with a kitchen knife following a heated argument over 25 cents, the court heard yesterday. Tatenda Kapikinya (29) of Eastv...
gavel

‘Sexual healing’ prophet jailed

Midlands Correspondent A self-proclaimed prophet of the Johanne Masowe weChishanu apostolic sect in Kwekwe has been slapped with a 36-year jail term after he raped and infected a congregant with HIV.
gavel

Armed robber jailed 14 years

Thupeyo Muleya Beitbridge Bureau A 23-year-old armed robber has been jailed for 14 years after he teamed up with two accomplices to rob taxi drivers using a pellet gun. Lee Roy Muleya is said to have...

Violence lands six in the dock

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter Six men suspected to be among a group of 100 who allegedly attacked the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing officials allocating residential ...
Happison Muchechetere

Ex-ZBC boss to stand trial on August 2

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter— Former Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation chief executive Happison Muchechetere will stand trial on August 2, after the court last week quashed his second attempt ...
Timothy Mubhawu

Mubhawu a mental case, court told

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter Former MDC-T Mabvuku/Tafara MP, Timothy Mubhawu is mentally ill and has absconded medication, the court heard last week. The prosecutorMs Patience Chimusaruapplied to ha...
taxi

Taxi driver robbed at gunpoint

Court Reporter An unlicensed ex-soldier allegedly robbed a taxi driver of his vehicle at gunpoint and used the vehicle to ply the Harare-Kadoma route. Rodwell Mhande (27) and an alleged accomplice st...
fraud

Pilot up for fraud

Freeman Razemba Crime Reporter A trainee pilot has been arrested on allegations of attempting to defraud a local insurance company of more than $15 000 after he made a false report that his Mercedes-...
?????????????????????????

Octogenarian in the dock for forgery

Court Reporter An 80-year-old man accused of forging documents of another person’s residential stand and swindled a home seeker of $23 000 last Thursday told the court that he was tricked by two conm...

Another jailed for side marketing

Noah Pito in Hurungwe An 80-year-old man here was last Friday jailed one month for side marketing his tobacco crop after he had been contracted by a tobacco company. Karoi magistrate Mr Sam Chitumwa ...
gavel

Death row prisoner goes berserk

From George Maponga in Masvingo A 39-year-old Chikombedzi prisoner on death row for murder, caused a stir at the Chiredzi Regional Court last week after he refused to stand trial and shouted obscenit...
us-dollar-currency-forecast-7

Bank loses $79k to manager

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter A solution specialist with E-Learning Solution yesterday appeared in court accused of defrauding FBC bank of about $79 000 during the time he was branch manager for the ...