Workers drag NSSA to court over bonus

Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter NEARLY 600 National Social Security Authority (NSSA) employees have taken the authority to the High Court seeking to compel it to pay them their annual bonus for...

Ex-Chitungwiza workers challenge dismissal

Lovemore Meya Herald Correspondent One-hundred-and-sixteen former Chitungwiza municipal workers are challenging their dismissal by the council in August 2015 on three months’ notice, claiming that th...

Armed robbers gang-rape woman

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter Three suspected armed robbers allegedly kidnapped an Epworth woman and her daughter during the night and took them to a secluded area where they took turns to rape...

Businessman loses $94k airtime case

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter A Bulawayo businessman has been ordered to pay Econet Wireless more than $94 000 for the airtime recharge cards advanced to his company on credit.
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Poacher shot, injured

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter A 26-year-old Gokwe man who was shot and injured while allegedly poaching elephants at Mana Pools National Park is still in hospital and was remanded to September 15.

Grandpa on trial for rape

Victor Maphosa Herald Reporter A 67-YEAR-OLD Harare man who allegedly raped a teenager will stand trial next Wednesday after he denied the charges.

Child abuse costs woman

Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter A HARARE woman has been sentenced to an effective one-and-a-half years in prison for deliberately injuring her brother-in-law’s two-year-old daughter after she forced ...
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Mutodi to stand trial

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter The court yesterday ruled that musician-cum-politician Energy Mutodi, who is accused of undermining President Mugabe on his Facebook page, has to stand trial.
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Mugwadi in trouble

Lovemore Meya Court Correspondent Musician Tererai Mugwadi, who is facing a charge of culpable homicide after she was involved in an accident while drunk, reportedly boasted that she was prepared to ...

Home-seekers lose $14k to politician

Fungai Lupande Court Reporter Zanu-PF politician Abisha Ushewekunze allegedly swindled flea market traders of over $14 000 after promising them non-existent residential stands at Cold Comfort.

Free taxi ride backfires

Primrose Nyanzero Herald Reporter A 36-year-old Chitungwiza man’s penchant for free taxi rides backfired after a Chitungwiza magistrate court slapped him with a $40 fine for failing to pay for a taxi...

Man up for arson

Primrose Nyanzero Herald Reporter A 22-year-old Seke man accused of setting fire to two huts belonging to his relatives, resulting in the destruction of property worth $1 790, has appeared in court f...
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Son dupes dad out of house

Sheillah Mapani  Herald Reporter A 71-year-old Kambuzuma man has been left homeless after his son sold his house without his consent. Tichafa Mbiriyakura (55) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Bar...

Teens rape two-timing minor

Tendai Rupapa Senior Court Reporter Two Harare teenagers, aged 14 and 15, allegedly connived and raped their 12-year-old girlfriend in a bid to fix her for two-timing them.

MDC-T thug on the run

Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter An MDC-T activist, who allegedly stoned a Zimbabwe National Defence College bus near the party’s Harvest House headquarters is on the run.