Crime & Courts

24 hours ago | March 22, 2019

3-month jail for Chivhu touts

Seven of 13 Chivhu men who were last week arrested for touting have been sentenced to an effective three months in jail, ...

Court throws out Mawarire application

A Harare magistrate has dismissed applications for refusal of further remand by #ThisFlag leader Evan Mawarire, Zimbabwe ...

2 days ago | March 21, 2019

Relief for suspended chief magistrate

Suspended chief magistrate Mishrod Guvamombe heaved a sigh of relief yesterday after the travel restriction initially ...

Cable thieves electrocuted

TWO suspected thieves electrocuted, while their colleague was seriously injured on Monday morning in Chegutu while ...

Two teenagers slapped with 5 years

TWO teenage boys from Gweru have been slapped with effective three-year jail terms each for stabbing a 36-year-old man ...

Man jailed 6 months for negligent driving

A Harare man has been sentenced to six months in prison after he was found guilty of negligent driving and driving ...

3 days ago | March 20, 2019

Yadah Connect hauled to court over VAT

Yadah Connect (Private) Limited yesterday appeared in court on allegations of evading paying tax on income amounting to ...

Negative labour rulings cost municipality $88 000 monthly

Chitungwiza Municipality’s labour cases continue to increase, with monthly obligations as a result of rulings in favour ...

MDC-A MP in the dock

Harare West legislator Joana Mamombe (MDC-Alliance), who is facing charges of subversion, yesterday appeared in court, ...

Midlands police impose weapon ban

Police here have banned the carrying of dangerous weapons as part of measures to reduce the number of assault and murder ...

Man fatally stabs wife’s daughter

A 21-YEAR-OLD young woman from Mberengwa was allegedly fatally stabbed by her stepfather with a kitchen knife for ...

Police hunt down five robbers

POLICE in Mutare have launched a manhunt for five armed robbers who recently robbed a 25-year-old they had given a ride ...

Armed robber jailed 25 years

An  armed robber, who was part of a gang that was terrorising residents in Marondera, has been jailed to an effective 25 ...

Stock theft earns man 18-year prison term

A 19-year-old Silobela man was on Monday sentenced to 12 years in jail after he was convicted of two counts of stealing ...

4 days ago | March 19, 2019

Interbank rate sparks row at Aspindale Park

Aspindale Park owners, Marimba Industrial Properties Limited, have come under fire from homeowners who purchased stands ...