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No freedom for land baron

Delatfin Civil Engineering (Pvt) Limited Chief Executive Officer Felix Munyaradzi who is facing bribery allegations has been denied bail by a Harare magistrate.In her ruling, magistrate Marehwanazvo Gofa said Munyaradzi, who was granted bail in a pending matter on corruption allegations, may absconded trial since more allegations against him are being raised.The matter has been remanded to 21 September 2020.According ...

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Land baron in court over bribe

Delatfin Civil Engineering (Pvt) Limited Chief Executive Officer Felix Munyaradzi has been remanded in custody to this Friday after he appeared in court for bribery.According to the State, sometime in 2015, Munyaradzi invited Thomas Mabwe to his company Delatfin Civil Engineering where it is alleged that in a bid to get protection against pending and future criminal cases the accused ...

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No freedom for Harare landbaron

Land developer, Felix Munyaradzi, who is facing allegations of duping four home seekers of residential stands has been denied bail by a Harare magistrate.In his bail ruling, magistrate Ngoni Nduna said bail is right but the evidence on the matter can be tempered with since it still lies in control of Munyaradzi considering that the receipt books which were used ...

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Land baron faces more charges

50 home seekers reportedly approached the police in the past two days accusing land developer Felix Munyaradzi of duping them residential stands.Munyaradzi is currently fighting for his freedom after allegedly duping four homeseekers of stands at Sandton near Westgate in Harare.The fresh allegations against Munyaradzi were revealed in an application opposing bail which was made by the State represented by ...

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Four years after investigations, businessman not yet prosecuted

Businessman Tony Renato Sarpo reportedly sold a company house belonging to a Chiredzi based company, Hotham Serivices for US$68 000  five years ago before converting the money to his own use.The case is filed under C.R. number 93/01/16 and the docket was trasfarred from Harare to Chiredzi Magistrates Court where the alleged offence occurred but the matter has not yet ...

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July 31 protests organizer Ngarivhume, journalist Chin’ono arrested

Opposition leader Jacob Ngarivhume and journalist Hopewell Chin’ono were arrested on Monday following a crackdown ahead of planned anti-government protests on July 31. Ngarivhume, the leader of Transform Zimbabwe, was taken to Harare Central Police Station, his lawyer Moses Nkomo said. Nkomo said they had not been told what charges he faced. Chin’ono, one of the journalists who have been ...

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MDC National Youth Organiser granted bail

MDC Alliance National Youth Organiser and Masvingo Urban Ward 4 Councillor, Godfrey Kuraone  who was arrested after buying food for hungry citizens on the day President Emmerson Mnangagwa had called for a national fast was granted RTGS $1 000 bail on Wednesday. Masvingo High Court judge Justice Wamambo granted Kurauone following an appeal by his lawyers from the Zimbabwe Lawyers ...

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Covid-19 cases now 1 064

30 people tested positive for coronavirus on 14 July 2020 and a child who was admitted at a hospital in Matabeleland South died of severe pneumonia. The total number of deaths is now 20 and 343 recoveries have been recorded to date. In a statement, the Ministry of Health and Child Care said: “Thirty (30) cases tested positive for COVID-19 ...

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Tagwirei fights to supply pharmaceuticals

Businessman Kudakwashe Tagwirei is reportedly fighting to supply pharmaceuticals to the government of Zimbabwe by “influencing” Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development, George Guvamatanga to cancel a tender which was won by Drax International.It has emerged that after the donation which was handed over to President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the State House by Drax International in ...

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Police officers supplying guns to civilians: Sarpo

Local businessman, Tony Renato Sarpo has accused the Zimbabwe Republic Police officers of supplying guns to civilians whom he claims used the hired weapons to harass him.This was revealed in mitigation submissions which were written and submitted by Sarpo after the latter was convicted on 3 December 2019 of theft of trust property in case number CRB 6944/19.Sarpo accuses the ...

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