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Robbers targeting women

Women who are being kidnapped and murdered in Harare in the past weeks has become a cause of concern to the society as it has become like a norm to these heartless actors.Women are no longer safe travelling or even staying alone.In the past weeks here are some of the unfortunate incidents that took place . A lady  was almost ...

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Fake news on Econet tariffs

Econet Wireless has refused to be held accountable to  a false message that has been circulating on some social media platforms,claiming that the company has increased its data tariffs and discounted the monthly data bundle packages. The company said that the message did not originate from them and urged their subscribers to disregard the false message. “Dear customer please disregard ...

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Former Zimra boss Gershem Pasi fails to afford state bail.

Gershem Pasi yesterday pleaded with the court that he could not afford to pay the $5000 bail which had been proposed by the prosecution . He also claimed that he could not surrender his tittle deeds as part of the bail condition for a house worth $200 000 because his two houses were bonded on a mortgage to CBZ Bank. ...

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Former Zimra commissioner -general arrested

Former Zimbabwe Revenue Authority( Zimra) commissioner -general Gershem Pasi was arrested by police last night over criminal abuse of office. Police spokesperson Assistant Commissioner Paul Nyathi yesterday confirmed the arrest “I can confirm that Pasi has been arrested .He is likely to appear in court ( tomorrow) toady.He is being charged with contravening section 174 of the( Criminal Law Codification) ...

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Supa Mandiwanzira given $2000 bail

The state has granted   Member of Parliament for Nyanga South  and former  Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Minister Supa Mandiwanzira  bail of $2000 and some of the conditions are to surrender his travel documents ,title deeds and to report  twice a week .

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Supa at Matapi holding cells

Nyanga South Member of Parliament and former Minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira was yesterday summoned by police for questioning at the Criminal Investigations Department on allegations of criminal abuse of office. He was arrested and spent his night at Matapi Police holding cells pending his appearance in court today. Supa is facing two counts of ...

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Zivhu drags Mliswa to court

Member of Parliament of Chivi South, Killer Zivhu   has  dragged  his counter part, Norton Member of Parliament  Temba Mliswa  to High  Court  for defamatory statements .Zivhu  is suing  Mliswa  for $1 million over alleged tweets, through his twitter postings which alleged he fraudulently  acquired land in Norton where he is developing the Galloway middle density residential area In his request ...

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VID to eradicate bogus drivers licence

The introduction of electronic  provisional drivers licence tests at Vehicle Inspection Department (VID) to start on the 1st of December as a way to reduce interface with officials as well as minimising cases of alleged corruption. VID show cased the new technology at the just ended 57th Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF). The new system was exhibited at VID stand ...

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Vendors chased away from so called designated places

Some of the vendors are refusing to go, insisting that all the designated places they are told to go are full. They know if they leave, they will not have another source of income. Chasing vendors away will not solve much; instead there will be more starving people to add to those who are poverty stricken. Monday morning more than ...

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Sandra Ndebele in a money scandal

Sandra Ndebele  a Zimbabwean female musician and actor popularly known as Sandy  has changed  her goal post  ,now confirming  that the $80 000 bond and $8 330 which was stolen is her money but insists  that she is not a money changer .Mrs Ndebele was once called  by a local paper and slammed the claims that she  was a money ...

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