Sister killer gets $50 bail

Noah Pito in Hurungwe Robert Tichareva (46), the Hurungwe businessman implicated in the beheading of a 40-year-old woman from Headman Matau’s area two months ago, has been released on $50 bail by the...

Man jailed 18 years for rape

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau A 66-year-old Chinhoyi man who raped and sexually abused his eight-year-old step-daughter and threatened to kill her, has been sentenced to 18 years in jail.

Co-op executives jailed 3 years for fraud

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau Four executive members of the Zimbabwe Homeless People’s Federation in Chinhoyi have been jailed 36 months for converting $26 888 cooperative funds to their personal use....

Habitual con gets two more years

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau An incarcerated Banket man, who is serving an eight-year jail term for defrauding several people while masquerading as Chief Chidziva, has been slapped with another two-y...

Embrace Autocad, schools urged

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau There have been calls for the country’s education system to embrace computer-aided design to effectively implement the STEM initiative. This will ensure the countr...

Water woes hit Sanyati

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Water shortages compounded by the breakdown of boreholes and a receding water table in the arid Sanyati area have seen humans and animals using water polluted by h...
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CSC partners NSSA

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Plans are at an advanced stage to resuscitate the Cold Storage Commission here, with the National Social Security Authority (NSSA) partnering Government as the maj...
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Gold panner jailed for attempted rape

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau A Sanyati-based gold panner will serve eight effective years for attempting to rape a four-year-old girl. Charles Moyo was caught red-handed by the juvenile’s mother with...
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Fish industry under threat

Walter Nyamukondiwa Chinhoyi Bureau Low water levels in Lake Kariba and suspected overfishing are threatening the fishing industry, which employs thousands of people here. As a result, fish stocks an...
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Chinhoyi resurfaces roads

Chipo Sabeta Chinhoyi Bureau Chinhoyi Municipality has embarked on the rehabilitation and resurfacing of major roads in the Central Business District. The project is expected to cost $500 000 and wil...