Justice Makarau

MDC-T’s BVR challenge hearing today

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter MDC-T’s application challenging President Mugabe’s proclamation of biometric voter registration (BVR) dates is expected to be heard today in the High Court.
IN HAPPIER TIMES . . . Elisha Murimba and wife Victoria

Wife slayer found dead

Victor Maphosa Herald Reporter The body of Mutare man, Elisha Murimba, who last week killed his 46-year-old wife in unclear circumstances, was found in a decomposing state 400 metres from his home.

$30 bribe lands 3 cops in trouble

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter Three members of the police constabulary on Saturday appeared in court on allegations of demanding a $30 bribe from a journalist whom they had allowed to interview...

Police hunt for escaped prisoner

Freeman Razemba Crime Reporter A criminal serving a five-year jail term for theft escaped from prison guards who were monitoring him and other prisoners as they performed manual work at Zimbabwe Nati...

Boy (10) kills schoolmate

Lovemore Kadzura Herald Correspondent A TEN-YEAR-OLD Rusape primary school pupil allegedly fatally assaulted his nine-year-old schoolmate over wild fruits last Thursday evening. The pupils were on th...
court magi

Cops guilty of $56k heist

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter An intricate web of calls between two police officers and four civilians before and after they robbed an Indian businessman of $56 000 at a fake roadblock led to their c...
Mr Chitukutuku

Ex-Zinara boss in $3m scam

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter FORMER Zimbabwe National Road Administration (Zinara) chief executive officer Frank Chitukutuku appeared in court yesterday charged with swindling $3 million from ...

Kwese TV seeks permission to operate

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter Dr Dish (Pvt) Limited, which recently partnered Econet Media Limited (Mauritius) to distribute Kwese TV satellite content to the Zimbabwean viewership, has filed...
attempted rape

Man jailed 4yrs for attempted rape

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter A 33-year-old man was last week sentenced to four years in prison for attempting to rape a 14-year-old girl, who had turned down his love proposal.

Peacemaker stabbed, dies

Amanda Chikari Midlands Reporter A laboratory technician at Regina Mundi Girls High School in Gweru died after he was stabbed in the heart as he attempted to restrain his friend from engaging in a fi...
High court of Zimbabwe

Crowhill saga rages on

Conrad Mwanawashe Senior Court Reporter CROWHILL Farm (Pvt) Ltd has filed an urgent chamber application for the eviction of Florence Pambukani from its 845 hectares of land in Borrowdale arguing that...

Quartet dupes home-seeking widows

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter Four women appeared in court yesterday accused of defrauding widows after allocating them residential stands in Crowborough Farm paddocks meant for sewerage treatment an...