Chitungwiza Municipality

Ex-mayor clings to office keys

Lovemore Meya Herald Correspondent Fired Chitungwiza mayor Councillor Phillip Mutoti is holding on to keys to his former office that are required by the caretaker commission for use by external audit...

$2m ZACC allowances case hits brickwall

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter Seventeen Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (zacc) employees suffered a huge setback after an arbitrator refused to endorse a combined $2 million claim for anti...

Faeces row earns man 2 years in jail

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter A Mbare man has been sentenced to two years in prison for stabbing his neighbour with an Okapi knife after the neighbour’s child had defecated on his doorstep. Wonder Ch...
Pastor Onbert Mapfumo

Rapist pastor jailed 22 years

Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter By Grace Ministries founder Onbert Mapfumo, who was arrested for raping two female congregants, has been jailed effective 22 years. Mapfumo (39) of Southlea Park in Ha...
The late Cde Kangai

Kangai’s estate loses farm caveat bid

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter The late national hero Kumbirai Kangai’s land development company, Luna Estate, has lost a bid to remove a caveat placed on a farm it sought to dispose of.
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UZ student freed on bail

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter A member of the Student Representative Council (SRC) at the University of Zimbabwe appeared in court yesterday accused of planning violent demonstrations held by medical...
A man walks past a commuter omnibus which overturned after ramming into two other vehicles while reportedly fleeing police in Harare CBD yesterday morning. — (Picture by Memory Mangombe)

7 pupils injured in police, kombi chase

John Manzongo Herald Reporter Seven school pupils escaped death by a whisker in Harare yesterday when a commuter omnibus they were travelling in overturned along Kwame Nkrumah Avenue while police off...
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Mushonga killers sentenced

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter Three men who killed orthopaedic surgeon Dr Chris Mushonga in the course of a robbery nine years ago were on Wednesday sentenced to death. High Court judge Justi...

‘Junior’ Masendeke jailed 26 years

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent It runs in the family, so the saying goes. And it aptly applies to the Masendeke siblings from Gutu, Masvingo, who have engraved the family’s name in history...
University of Zimbabwe

High Court halts UZ evictions

Daniel Nemukuyu and Hazel Lifa The High Court yesterday set aside a circular by the University of Zimbabwe evicting medical students from halls of residence following their peaceful demonstration aga...
Suluman Chimbetu

Sulu fined $100

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter Orchestra Dendera Kings band leader Sulumani Chimbetu was yesterday fined $100 for failing to pay $800 maintenance fees for his two children on time.
Snr Asst Comm Charamba

Armed robbers vanish with $35 000

Crime Reporter ARMED robbers reportedly pounced on two families in Harare and Bulawayo last Monday night and got away with $35 000 and RMB1 500, police have confirmed.