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City Sports ZimDancehall fiasco: ZRP responds

The Zimbabwe Republic Police has issued a formal press release with respect to the riot situation that erupted on Saturday at the City Sport arena where it was alleged were fatalities. In accounts collaborated by the police release, some names that were claimed of social media to have died on the event during the stampede, turned out in utter disgust ...

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Overzealous ZRP teargas ZimDancehall event

Loyal ZimDancehall fans who had congregated a packed City Sports Centre in Harare for a Clash between Soul Jah Love and Seh Calaz received a wash far more than a good lyric ride or a can throw treat. In what no one could even imagine happening at such an event, ZRP police crew with probably next to none training or ability to ...

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“No Wahala” Afrobeats star jailed for Robbery

Emerging Afrobeats star Sona has been jailed for four years after being convicted for his part in the violent robbery of £5 000 from a pensioner. Sona, real name Daniel Emifeoluwa and accomplice Rishi Nankani received their respective four and six year prison sentences at Croydon Crown Court today. Ex-Carshalton Athletic player Rishi Nankani, 25, and student Daniel Emifeoluwa, 23, ...

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Poorly vigilant South African police robbed and kidnapped in own van

Two less than expected vigilant standard South African cops have been dramatically ambushed, robbed of their firearms and locked in the back of their colorfully marked SAPS van in broad daylight. In what security critics worldwide have described as a possible reflection of a relaxed police training regime, the fiasco, recorded on a company surveillance camera made it easier for ...

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ZRP Traffic cops fatally assault Kombi driver

Citizen Reporter Three ZRP Traffic officers have been arrested in Murehwa after they fatally assaulted a Kombi driver following a disgrunlement over the latter’s failure to cough up a $10 bribe on Saturday on an unofficially mounted road block. The three, two males and a female, were yesterday still assisting with investigations. It is unknown if they are being investigated ...

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Steward Bank loses $300k to robbers

It is understood that a group of robbers pounced at the bank along Main Street in Gweru on Thursday night and broke into the banking hall where they allegedly broke the safe and stole more than $300,000. The Officer Commanding Midlands, Senior Assistant Commissioner Shadreck Mubaiwa confirmed the robbery but could not give further details. “We received a report that ...

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