Crime & Courts

4 weeks ago | June 12, 2020

Lobola demands go out of control

Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent ENDLESS demands for his sister’s outstanding bride price have landed a Mutare ...

Husband rapes wife

Weekender Correspondent IT hurts when the person who used to make you feel special makes you feel worthless. Trapped in ...

Granny’s magical ‘cure’

Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent After being caught with seven kilogrammes of marijuana in her possession, a ...

EcoCash fraudster nabbed

Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A RUSAPE man allegedly defrauded a tuckshop of groceries worth $1 900 through ...

1 month ago | June 5, 2020

The boy is mine. . .sisters battle for love

Two sisters are at each other’s throats over a man they are both in love with.

32-year-old’s bed-wetting irks mom

An elderly woman was seeking a protection order and to evict her rowdy 32-year-old son from her Sakubva house as she ...

‘Pauper’ dad blames lockdown for financial woes

A MUTARE man who has been failing to contribute towards the upkeep of his two children has blamed the ongoing national ...

1 month ago | May 29, 2020

Police intercepts 218kgs dagga

ALERT Nyanga police officers last Wednesday intercepted a Toyota Wish vehicle that was ferrying seven bags of marijuana ...

Unrepentant thieves’ reign of terror

Hardly two months after their release from prison through the Presidential Amnesty, three notorious Rusape burglars ...

2 months ago | May 22, 2020

NRZ, TelOne thieves nabbed

A RUSAPE farmer, his son and a herdboy allegedly connived to vandalise and steal equipment from National Railways of ...

2 months ago | May 15, 2020

Jilted woman confiscates ex’s documents

A CHIKANGA man was forced to seek the court’s intervention after his ex-wife had confiscated his bank cards and identity ...

3 months ago | April 24, 2020

Econet fraud saga deepens

In a fraud case that keeps on deepening, two men have appeared in court for allegedly defrauding Econet Zimbabwe of $14 ...

Madzibaba Nzira busted

Scores of people are flocking self-styled prophet, Madzibaba Nzira’s shrine in Hobhouse, Mutare, as they seek spiritual ...

$5 bribe for sexual favours

The Mutare Civil Court recently heard that a teenage mother’s silence was bought for $5 after she had consensual sex ...

Rapist dad chases away mentally ill wife

A 50-YEAR-OLD Mutare man was last week hauled before the courts for allegedly raping his 13-year-old daughter over a ...