Tendai Gukutikwa Post Correspondent THREE ring leaders of the Odzi gold war that resulted in the damage of property worth $30 000 were last week jailed for 48 months. Jacob Ticharwa (25), Jefta Ticharwa (28) and Wilford Zulu (34) were convicted of public violence charges as defined in Section 36 (1) (b) of the Criminal […]
Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent GROWING 31 plants of mbanje earned a Marange man (47) 12 months behind bars. Gift Pundo of Pundo Village under Chief Marange was convicted on his own guilty plea when he appeared before Mutare magistrate, Miss Perseverance Makala recently.
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A RUSAPE man who defrauded a restaurant of beer worth $30 through editing an Ecocash transaction was jailed eight months. Caleb Madhubu was convicted on his own guilty plea when he appeared before Rusape provincial magistrate, Mrs Patience Ururu-Madondo this week, facing two counts of fraud as defined in Section 136 […]
Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent AN ODZI woman allegedly stole aluminium cables worth $23 000 from Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC). Kudakwashe Rugara (38) of Peter Village in Odzi was hauled before Mutare provincial magistrate, Mr Tendai Mahwe last Friday and pleaded not guilty to contravening Section 113 of the Criminal Law (Codification and […]
Weekender Correspondent FOR assaulting her tenant’s lover with a pot full of sadza over a misunderstanding on his HIV status, saw a Penhalonga woman being fined $50. Pretty Farai (25) pleaded guilty to the assault charges when he appeared before Mutare magistrate, Miss Perseverance Makala last Thursday. In mitigation, Farai claimed that she had assaulted […]
Ray Bande Senior Reporter A UNITED Baptist Church (UBC) cleric and four teachers at Biriiri High School in Chimanimani District were named as architects of satanic acts bedevilling the school as female students at the institution continue suffering from a mysterious ailment that leaves them with painful, swollen and shivering legs.
Lovemore Kadzura Rusape Correspondent A RUSAPE primary school teacher is alleged to have forcibly put a black ring on the index finger of a Grade One pupil as a form of punishment for ‘copying’.
Tendai Gukutikwa Weekender Correspondent IN a rare case of domestic violence, a Mutare woman who assaulted her husband resulting in him losing three teeth and being hospitalised, has been slapped with a 15-month jail term.
Weekender Correspondent A CHIPINGE man risks imprisonment if convicted after he allegedly deceived officials at the Vehicle Inspectorate Department in Mutare by misrepresenting himself as someone else and sat for a learner’s licence examination on Thursday last week.