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Mugabe’s nephew challenges the Ministry of Lands over reversed offer letter

A nephew to the late former President, Robert Mugabe, Robert Zhuwawo has petitioned the High Court challenging the decision by the Ministry of Lands to reverse his offer letter for a 232 hectares farming plot in Zvimba. According to court papers, Zhuwawo said it was unlawful for the Lands minister to chase him out of the plot since he has ...

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ZIMRA seizes Ginimbi’s Bentley

Local businessman Genius Kadungure, popularly known as Ginimbi, who recently imported a Bentley Continental GT motor vehicle has petitioned the High Court seeking an order barring the Commissioner-General of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) from seizing the vehicle on the basis that its import duty was undervalued. According to court papers, Vehicle Theft Squad (VTS) officers accompanied by Zimra officials ...

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Nengomasha challenges divorce

FORMER Zimbabwe national football team midfielder, Tinashe Nengomasha has filed an appearance to defend notice challenging an application by his wife Samantha (nee Mtukudzi) who had petitioned the High Court in December last year seeking an order to nullify the couple’s nine-year-old union. Nengomasha, through his lawyers, has filed the appearance to defend notice, showing his intention to challenge Samantha’s ...

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Marry Chiwenga freed on $50k bail

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga’s wife, Mary was finally granted bail by High Court judge Pisirai Kwenda on Monday after spending nearly three weeks at Remand Prison. Marry was ordered to pay $50 000 bail and to surrender title deeds to a Highlands home offered by her father Keni Mubaiwa as surety. The former model was also ordered to surrender her ...

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Top Harare Businessman Dies At Govt Offices After Eating Meat And Chips In A Meeting

A top Harare businessman, Macdonald Makamba Chapfika died mysteriously yesterday after attending a meeting with government officials where he ate some meat and chips. According to a memo circulating on social media, Chapfika died outside Munhumutapa building while on his way out of a meeting with Ministry of Finance officials. Read the below memo for full details;

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Chiwenga’s wife in another divorce battle

Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga’s wife, Marry has filed court papers challenging a US$700 000 claim filed by her former husband and ex-Zimbabwe Warriors striker, Shingai Kaondera Marry has responded by requesting Kaondera to supply her with further particulars in order to enable her to answer to the claims. According to court papers, she (Marry) asked Kaondera on what basis he is ...

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Oman businessman “fraudulently” claims Zimbabwe military owned properties

“Fugitive” Oman based businessman, Thamer Said Ahmed Al Shanfari has been accused of fraudulently attempting to claim properties that belongs to the Zimbabwean military, a move that has since been challenged in the High Court by the Minister of Defence, Security and War Veterans, Opah Muchinguri-Kashiri. Minister Muchinguri-Kashiri made the remarks in her founding affidavit in response to Shanfari’s application ...

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State seeks to forfeit former Zimra employees’ property

The Prosecutor General, Kumbirai Hodzi has petitioned the High Court seeking an order to forfeit to the state property valued at US$762 000 from a Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) former employed couple. The couple, Tapfumanei Zunguza and Catherine Laji failed to explain the source of their wealth after they were ordered to do so by justice Tawanda Chitapi in April ...

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Grace Mugabe’s sister Shuvai Gumbochuma ordered to pay $136k electricity debt

Former First Lady, Grace Mugabe’s sister, Junior Shuvai Gumbochuma has been ordered to pay $136 638.04 to the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and distribution Company (Pvt) Ltd (ZETDC) being charges for electricity supplied to her by the power company. In his ruling, High Court judge, justice David Mangota said Gumbochuma must pay the outstanding balance in terms of a Deed of ...

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Man petitions the High Court over injured prison inmate

A Harare man has petitioned the High court seeking an order to compel the Commissioner General of Prisons and Correctional Services, Retired Major General Paradzai Zimhondi  to allow his convicted brother who is serving a six-year jail term to get medical attention from a private hospital after he sustained serious injuries following an assault by prison officers two months ago.The ...

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