Crime & Courts

2 days ago | August 16, 2019

Armed robbers attack Chipinge taxi driver

TWO armed robbers allegedly attacked a taxi driver who was parked at a business center in Chipinge and escaped with the ...

In-laws dragged to court over lobola demands

AN elderly man and his brother have been dragged to Mutare Civil Courts by their son-in-law, who accuses them of ...

Siblings fight over parents’ house

TWO siblings are embroiled in a bitter fight over their late parents’ Sakubva house, resulting in the issuance of a ...

2 months ago | June 28, 2019

Ndunge’s son accused of theft

JABULANI Ndunge, the eldest son of the late famous Chipinge sangoma Sekuru Ndunge was last Wednesday hauled before the ...

Side chick terrorises married man

A MUTARE man daily haunted by an ex-girlfriend, who has gone as far as targeting his relatives for abuse, has ...

Man rapes girlfriend at lodge

A RUSAPE man, who allegedly lured his girlfriend to a lodge and raped her has been arrested and hauled before the courts ...

2 months ago | June 21, 2019

Man kills uncle over mbanje

A RUSAPE man who fatally assaulted his uncle with sticks after he caught him stealing dagga which he was illegally ...

Woman steals 22 heifers

VIOLENCE nearly broke out at the Mutare Magistrates’ Criminal Court on Tuesday morning as furious Arda Transau villagers ...

2 months ago | June 14, 2019

Businessman escapes gun-toting robbers

A HOT Springs businessman and his family endured 20 minutes of terror after five armed robbers pounced on their ...

Police expose Cyclone Idai fraudster

A 21-year-old Chimanimani man has been arraigned before the courts for allegedly stealing someone else’s identity to ...

Man nabbed with $1m dagga

POLICE in Nyanga have recovered dagga weighing more than 600kg with a street value of $1 million which had been smuggled ...

Two up for fraudulent chrome ore exports

Two Mutare men have appeared in court facing allegations of fraudulently exporting 60 tonnes of chrome ore to Mozambique ...

Rusape man caught raping mental patient

A RUSAPE man, who was caught red-handed allegedly raping a mentally-challenged woman in Rusape’s Central Business ...

3 months ago | May 24, 2019

Jailed for stealing 21 bales of tobacco

AGRITRADE Leaf Tobacco, which was last season forced to close shop by Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) ...

Son abuses mum (76)

A 76-YEAR-OLD Mutare woman who has had enough of her youngest son’s emotional and verbal abuses has approached the ...