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Trevor Dongo assaulted, “again”.

URBAN grooves artist Trevor Dongo was attacked by a security guard on his residence at Megawatt Court over a parking bay dispute last Saturday. Dongo dragged his assailant Upenyu Magaya, 36, to court and pressed on assault charges. Magaya pleaded guilty when he appeared before Harare magistrate Victoria Mashamba-Kajengo where he was fined $30 or 30 days imprisonment. Prosecuting, Benjamin ...

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Fake South African Embassy employee nabbed

A Marondera man who allegedly misrepresented that he is a South African Embassy employee before duping a student of US$200 meant for a study visa appeared in court last week. Patrick Simbi was not asked to plead when he appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa charged with fraud. He was remanded to February 8. Prosecuting, Sebastian Mutizirwa alleges that Simbi ...

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Shingi Mukandi death: Charges altered to “Murder”

The charge sheet against a Harare man who was facing culpable homicide in a hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of businessman and socialite Shingirayi Mukandi has been altered to a case of murder. The case was heart before Harare magistrate Rumbidzai Mugwagwa who rolled over the matter to February 5. Prosecuting, Linda Gadzikwa indicated that the reason for altering ...

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Serial Fraudster jailed for impersonating ZIMRA detail

A suspected serial fraudster has been nabbed for allegedly duping people of US$34 600 after misrepresenting that she is a ZIMRA employee who could facilitate them in buying cars and property at an auction. Prosecuting Sebastian Mutizirwa opposed bail arguing that Kudzanai Nyoka was convicted on CRR5389/12, she was facing fraud charges, she was sentenced to 35 years imprisonment and ...

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Mwazha (AAC) prophet caged for rape

A SENIOR prophet at African Apostolic Church (Mwazha) has been jailed 11 years after he was convicted of raping a nine-year-old congregant in 2012. Cain Kandororo (52) initially pleaded not guilty when he appeared before Harare magistrate Temba Kuwanda charged with rape. He was convicted after a full trial and sentenced to 16 years imprisonment before five were suspended on ...

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Russell Goreraza stopped whisking his expensive fleet out of Zimbabwe

The son of the wife of disposed President Mugabe, Russell Goreraza stands in a quandary in Plumtree where his attempt to whisk part of his expensive fleet and his mother’s (Grace Mugabe) has been foiled by vigilant Customs officials and Plumtree border police. Goreraza, whose Rolls-Royce had been in an accident only hours before in Harare, braved driving it without ...

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Former MP Roy Bennet and wife killed in helicopter accident

Reports coming in just confirmed former MDC-T legislator for Chimanimani Roy Bennet has died. Bennet and his wife Heather were among the five passengers who lost their lives in a Huey UK-1 helicopter crash that happened 24km east of  Raton town, New Mexico in North America. Air Crash investigators from New Mexico-Colorado believe the accident must have happened around 6pm ...

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Mbare woman appears in court for “coke” possession

A Harare woman who was nabbed on charges of dealing in dangerous drugs after she was found in possession of 2,3 kilogrammes of cocaine with a street value of $185 464 has accused the State of ‘foul play’. Through her defense counsel, Veronica Matongo, 44, denies the allegations and claims she is a cross boarder trader who was arrested while ...

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Dendera ace Sulu remanded for maintenance bill

Orchestra Dendera Kings frontman and heir to the legendary Chopper, Sulumani Chimbetu(35) today appeared before magistrate Amanda Muridzo at Rotten Row court after we was nabbed by the cops due to child maintenance arrears. Visibly distraught Sulu pleaded not guilty to the charges of defaulting maintenance arrears for the two children he sired with former wife Marygold Mutemasango. The pair ...

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As ZRP sanitises, the guillotine falls on the top brass

Prominent figures in the Mugabe led Police administration under the guidance of Cde A Chihuri have been relieved of the duties, among the axed officers are Deputy Commissioner Generals Sibanda, Matibiri and Shambare, Commissioners Bungu, Ndebele, Tanyanyiwa Senior Assistant Commissioners Munyonga, Guvamombe,Chengeta, Masukusa, Mlilo, Maenzanise, Chakanyuka, Makodza and their effective mouthpiece Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba….. more news to follow ...

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