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Mukupe dragged to court over school fees arrears

Finance deputy minister Terence Mukupe has been taken to court over US$30 000 school fees arrears. Harare International School filed summons at the High Court on 18 June 2018 and Mukupe has not yet responded to the lawsuit. According to the court papers, the school claims Mukupe has defaulted paying school fees for his two children since last year in ...

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ZEC Crushes hope for electronic voters roll

Zimbabwe Electoral commission (ZEC) will be producing the voters roll as a hard copy and not as an electronic copy as a many political parties anticipated. ZEC held a press conference today in which they have crushed the hopes of many politicians who expected to receive the ‘promised’ voters roll as an electronic copy. Justice Priscilla Chigumba, who is the ...

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Lupepe faces imprisonment

Prominent Bulawayo business tycoon, Delma Lupepe, who was given an ultimatum to settle a $280 000 Ecobank debt by March 21, 2018, will appear in court this week after summons for civil imprisonment have been filed against him. According to court papers, the hearing on the matter has been set to Wednesday 20 June 2018. Ecobank issued the summons for ...

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Mliswa questions the financial support of other presidential candidates

Norton Member of Parliament, Temba Mliswa has questioned the financial support of the other presidential candidates. On his twitter platform, Mliswa suggested other presidential candidates should have joined these major parties like ZANU PF led by Emmerson Mnangagwa, MDC Alliance for Nelson Chamisa and a few others. “ZEC did very well in giving opportunity to those who wished to stand ...

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ZBC taken to court over late employee property

State broadcaster, the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corperation has been taken to court over an estate which it allegedly sold to one of its late employees in 1997 and intends to evict occupants. The applicant is Kudzai Lizzy Nduku as the executrix dative of the estate of the late Obert Nduku. “This is an application for an order declaring the proceedings between ...

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Chiyangwa demands $1 million for defamation

Zanu PF Central Committee member, Phillip Chiyangwa, is claiming $1 000 000 from the party’s women’s league provincial chairperson, Ratidzo Mukarati over her alleged defamatory statements which he claims were uttered at the recently held women’s national meeting. Chiyangwa who is also Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) president, filed summons against Mukarati on Wednesday this week through his lawyers, Mutamangira and ...

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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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Kasukuwere Acquitted

Former Local Government minister, Saviour Kasukuwere who was facing allegation of contravening the Immigration Act has been acquitted. In her ruling Harare magistrate Josephine Sande said the State should have proved that the accused person had exited Zimbabwe at any point other than the point of exit. “It is common cause that there was an attack at the accused person’s ...

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Mapanga murder case: wife languishes at Remand Prison

A United Kingdom based woman who reportedly shot Harare businessman, MacCloud Zvavaviri Mapanga last month after a domestic dispute has appeared at Harare magistrate court for routine remand. Prosecuting, Linda Gadzikwa applied that the matter be remanded to June 26 pending indictment from the High Court. Makaza who was denied bail at the High Court appeared before Harare magistrate Victoria ...

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