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MDC-T dragged to court over $10k debt

A Toyota Hilux vehicle, was put on sale by a local businessman in a bid to recover his $10 000 owed by the Nelson Chamisa led MDC-T political party. The owner of the car, Ishline Investments (Pvt) Ltd has taken MDC-T to the High Court. The summons was issued through Merssrs Manyurureni and Companywho are the plaintiff’s lawyers on May ...

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NCA demands voter’s roll

The National Constitutional Assembly (NCA) approached the court yesterday requesting Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to furnish it with every copy of the voters’ roll before Nomination Court proceedings began today. The matter had not yet been set down for hearing by the time the Nomination Court sat in the morning. NCA cited ZEC and the elections management body’s chairperson Justice ...

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Inspection in loco at Kasukuwere mansion

An inspection in loco has been held at former Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing, Saviour Kasukuwere’s house as he was explaining how he was attacked on November 15 last year. This followed the dismissal of an application made by his lawyer Jonathan Samukange of Venturas and Samukange Legal Practitioners for a discharge at the end of ...

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Mliswa blames Mutsvangwa for removed posters

Member of Parliament for Norton constituency Temba Mliswa has turned to social media and aired out his grievances while accusing Presidential Advisor Chrisopher Mutsvangwa for removing his posters in Norton. Mliswa had the following written on his Tweeter handle. “Special Advisor or Special Destructors. “Just got word to Mutsvangwa and Sibiya (Mash West Prov. Member accused of stealing from Kingsdale ...

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Mukupe fires yet another shot, State may confisticate “ALL” Bank balances

LOCAL banks have to date accounted for $8,5 billion worth of deposits this year up from  2017’s  $7,6 billion  , an official has said. Addressing college students during Zimbabwe Congress of Students Unions (ZCOSU)-organised public lecture at Masvingo Polytechnic, recently, Finance and Economic Development Ministry Deputy Minister, Terence Mukupe said the financial sector had attracted more deposits despite the critics’ ...

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‘I feared for my life’- Kasukuwere

Former Minister of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing, Saviour Kasukuwere has revealed that he skipped the boarder in November last year because he feared for his life. Kasukuwere pleaded not guilty when he appeared before Harare magistrate Josephine Sande charged with contravening the Immigration Act. In his defence, Kasukuwere said on November 15 last year he was attacked ...

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Lumumba Acquitted

The State has dropped presidential insult allegations against controversial political activist, William Gerald Mutumanje who is popularly  known as Acie Lumumba. Mutumanje had been facing charges of insulting former President Robert Mugabe. Yesterday prosecutor Venencia Mutake told court that the state could not establish any evidence against him. Lumumba was acquitted on the same charges late last year only to ...

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Makamba removed from remand

BUSINESSMAN James Makamba who has revealed that he fled Zimbabwe in 2005 because he feared then President Robert Mugabe who suspected that he was conducting an adulterous affair with former first lady Grace has been removed from remand. Harare magistrate Hosea Mujaya has said that the State will proceed by way of summons. Makamba was facing charges of externalisation of ...

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MDC cleared for demonstration

Zimbabwe Republic Police has approved the proposed march by the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) scheduled for Tuesday 5th of June 2018. Tomorrow MDC supporters will march in Harare and will hand over a list of petitions for electoral reforms at MunhuMutapa Building. Some of the reforms that have been listed by MDC include auditing of Bio Metric Registration, demilitarisation ...

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Kasukuwere in court for ‘border jumping’

Former Minister of Local Government, Public works and National Housing, Saviour Kasukuwere has been arraigned before a Harare Magistrate facing charges of violating the Immigration Act by unlawfully exiting the country. Kasukuwere, 47, was granted $300 bail when he appeared before Harare magistrate Josephine Sande who remanded the matter to June 11. According to State papers, circumstances are that during ...

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