Crime & Courts

2 days ago | January 20, 2020

Kombi driver jailed for killing pedestrian

A commuter omnibus driver was on Friday jailed for three years for culpable homicide after the vehicle he was driving ...

Smuggler shot dead, 6 arrested

Crime Reporter ONE person was shot dead, while six others were arrested after police intercepted truckloads of smuggled ...

Ex-Defence accountant denied bail and labelled a flight risk

Nyore Madzianike Senior Court Reporter A former accountant in the Ministry of Defence, who is facing charges of stealing ...

Boarding master convicted of indecent assault

Prosper Dembedza Court Correspondent A boarding master at Washington Hills High School will perform 350 hours of ...

Blitz nets 31 pirate taxis, kombis

Munashe Muchero Herald Reporter POLICE in Harare have arrested at least 31 pirate taxi and kombi drivers, while their ...

JSC issues warning to fraudster

Crime Reporter The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has warned Percy Mcijo to stop masquerading as an employee of the ...

5 days ago | January 18, 2020

ZACC closes in on fuel smugglers

Daniel Nemukuyu Investigations and Special Reports Editor FORTY-TWO local fuel companies have been asked to explain ...

190 illegal miners jailed as arrests top 1 500

THE number of illegal miners arrested countrywide in a police operation to restore law and order in mining communities ...

Mubaiwa, Chiwenga court hearing deferred

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter The dispute over custody of children and access to a matrimonial home pitting Marry ...

Zim, Zambia police hunt parks rangers’ murderers

Munashe Muchero Herald Reporter Zimbabwean and Zambian police have launched a joint investigation into the recent murder ...

5 days ago | January 17, 2020

Former defence ministry accountant denied bail in US$20m fraud case

Nyore Madzianike Senior Court Reporter A FORMER accountant in the Ministry of Defence, who is facing charges of stealing ...

CHIWENGA-MUBAIWA DIVORCE: Case deferred for parties to negotiate ...

Fidelis Munyoro – Chief Court Reporter The dispute over custody of children and access to matrimonial home pitting ...

Zimbabwe braces for paperless courts

Fidelis Munyoro Chief Court Reporter While piles of paper still rule in all Zimbabwean courthouses, the new Commercial ...

Zhuwao takes Shiri to court over farm

Yeukai Karengezeka Court Correspondent Nephew to late former president Robert Mugabe Mr Robert Zhuwao has approached the ...

Econet, Zimra lock horns over US$3m refund

Yeukai Karengezeka Court Correspondent Econet Wireless wants the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) to refund in foreign ...