Crimes and Courts

High Court Judges Openly Exposed For Being Captured By Mnangagwa

- 3 October, 2022
Crimes and Courts

Fraudulently Acquired Harare Land Hidden In Ken Sharpe’s Shelf Companies

- 2 October, 2022
Crimes and Courts

Mapfumo To Miss Brother’s Funeral, Says Not Safe In Zimbabwe

- 2 October, 2022
Crimes and Courts

July Moyo’s Disgraceful Pact, Court Cases Mount Against Ken Sharpe

- 28 September, 2022

High Court Judges Openly Exposed For Being Captured By Mnangagwa

- 3 October, 2022

A Constitutional Court judge has come out guns blazing against a litigant who accused the bench of being captured by …

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Fraudulently Acquired Harare Land Hidden In Ken Sharpe’s Shelf Companies

- 2 October, 2022

The controversial Harare Airport Road construction project has exposed how businessman Ken Sharpe’s Augur Investments allegedly moved to transfer and …

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Mapfumo To Miss Brother’s Funeral, Says Not Safe In Zimbabwe

- 2 October, 2022

Exiled Chimurenga musician Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo says he will not be able to travel to Zimbabwe for the burial of …

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July Moyo’s Disgraceful Pact, Court Cases Mount Against Ken Sharpe

- 28 September, 2022

By A Correspondent| A company that was subcontracted by Ken Sharpe’s Augur Investments to construct the Harare Airport Road has …

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CCC Activists Denied Bail By Gutu Magistrate On The Same Day ED Ally Walked Out Of Court Like A King

- 28 September, 2022

A Gutu Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) activist Charles Zvenyika (49) who resisted a move by a Zanu PF group …

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CORRUPTION: Councils Fail To Account For Fuel

- 28 September, 2022

Several local authorities are failing to account for thousands of litres of fuel allocated and disbursed for specific projects in …

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Mike Chimombe Granted ZWL$50 000 Bail

- 27 September, 2022

Former Affirmative Action Group (AAG) President Mike Chimombe has been granted ZWL$50 000 bail in a typical catch and release …

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Chamisa’s Lawyer-Friend In Hot Soup

- 26 September, 2022

Prominent lawyer, Advocate Tabani Mpofu is in Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc)’s crosshairs following allegations that he received “an inducement” from …

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Major Reprieve For Cecelia Chimbiri, Joana Mamombe

- 26 September, 2022

The High Court has stayed the trial of CCC activists Cecelia Chimbiri and Joana Mamombe pending the hearing of the …

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Airport Road Deal, Sheriff Under Fire For Aiding Ken Sharpe’s Fraudlent Land Take Over

- 25 September, 2022

A land scandal spawning from the controversial Airport Road construction project has ensnared several key institutions in the country amid …

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Israeli Businessman Gilad Shabtai Found Guilty Of Fraud

- 24 September, 2022

By Jane Mlambo| After more than a year of battling out in the courts, justice has finally been served and …

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Take Action Against Those Involved In US$1.6 Million Laptop Scandal: Mliswa

- 23 September, 2022

The African Parliamentarians Network Against Corruption (APNAC) has called for action against corruption saying the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) should …

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Fadzayi Mahere Summoned To Chinhoyi Police

- 21 September, 2022

Chinhoyi Police CID Law and Order have summoned opposition Citizens Coalition for Change Spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere over a yet to …

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Amnesty International Demands Release Of Job Sikhala

- 21 September, 2022

The continued arbitrary detention of opposition leader and Member of Parliament Job Sikhala and MP Godfrey Sithole is revealing of …

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Man Runs Over Wife, Stage Manages Hit And Run

- 21 September, 2022

A Bulawayo man was arrested on Sunday after he ran over his wife with a Hino Truck following a domestic …

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JUST IN: Job Sikhala’s Wife Arrested

- 20 September, 2022

Zengeza West legislator Job Sikhala ‘s wife Ellen has been arrested on her way to Chikurubi to see her husband. …

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July Moyo, Ken Sharpe’s “Deed of Shame” Opens Can Of Worms

- 18 September, 2022

A company that was involved in the construction of Harare’s Airport Road has approached the High Court seeking to overturn …

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Mutoko Man Masturbates In Front Of School Kids

- 18 September, 2022

A 28-YEAR-OLD builder at Nyamuzuwe High School was arrested for public indecency and dragged to Mutoko magistrates courts on Tuesday. …

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Former Minister Appeals Against Conviction For Corruption

- 18 September, 2022

FORMER Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare minister Petronella Kagonye (pictured), who was slapped with a 36-month jail term in …

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Oscar Pambuka To Serve Prison Sentence After Appeal Is Thrown Out

- 17 September, 2022

Former Zanu PF legislator, Psychology Maziwisa and ex-ZBC broadcaster, Oscar Pambuka, could be heading back to jail after their appeal …

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Fadzai Mahere Slapped With A Warrant Of Arrest

- 17 September, 2022

Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) interim spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere was yesterday issued with a warrant of arrest by Harare magistrate …

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Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi In Contempt Of Court

- 16 September, 2022

Justice minister Ziyambi Ziyambi and Attorney-General Prince Machaya face arrest for contempt of court after they defied a ruling ordering …

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Journalist Acquitted Of Disorderly Conduct Charges

- 16 September, 2022

By A Correspondent| Alpha Media Holdings journalist Blessed Mhlanga was on 15 September 2022 acquitted on charges of disorderly conduct …

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Lawyers Tear Into Magistrate Over Sikhala Incarceration

- 15 September, 2022

Lawyers representing Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) legislator Job Sikhala Wednesday told a Harare magistrate it was now futile pursuing …

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UZ Students Sustain Injuries After Police Arrest Over #Feesmustfall Demo

- 14 September, 2022

Some University of Zimbabwe (UZ) students sustained injuries after they were assaulted by Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) officers who apprehended …

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Wicknell Chivayo Sues ZESA, Says Lost Business Abroad

- 13 September, 2022

CONTROVERSIAL businessman and socialite, Wicknell Chivayo, has told the High Court that his arrest on allegations of defrauding the Zimbabwe …

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Job Sikhala Appoints Own Spokesperson

- 12 September, 2022

Chikurubhi Maximum Security PrisonP. Bag 7392GreendaleHarare09 September 2022 RE : APPOINTMENT OF FREDDY MICHAEL MASARIREVU AS MY FAMILY AND PERSONAL …

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Ken Sharpe to Face Private Prosecution For Defrauding Harare Businessman

- 11 September, 2022

By A Correspondent| Controversial Harare land developer Kenneth Raydon Sharpe could soon face the music for defrauding his former business …

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Reforms Will Come Through Dialogue Not Confrontation, Says Mwonzora

- 11 September, 2022

MDC-T leader Douglas Mwonzora on Wednesday said political and electoral reforms in the country will only come through dialogue, not …

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‘Drunk With Power’ July Moyo Defends Controversial Businessman Ken Sharpe

- 11 September, 2022

LOCAL Government minister July Moyo has sprung to the defence of businessman Ken Sharpe, who is accused of manipulating the …

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Ngadziore Trial Postponed

- 11 September, 2022

In Harare, the trial of pro-democracy campaigner Takudzwa Ngadziore got off to a false start Wednesday as Prosecutor told Magistrate …

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David Muhambi In Serious Grain Scandal

- 10 September, 2022

By Staff Reporter| The Small to Medium Millers Association of Zimbabwe (SMMAZ) president David Muhambi has been accused of theft …

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Ruling Deferred In Mamombe, Chimbiri Case

- 10 September, 2022

By James Gwati- The court Friday deferred the ruling against CCC members Joana Mamombe and Cecilia Chimbiri after the presiding …

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Ruling On Mamombe, Chimbiri Case Postponed

- 9 September, 2022

Harare Magistrate Taurai Manuwere has postponed the case of CCC MP Johanna Mamombe and activist Cecelia Chimbiri case to Monday …

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ED Fires High Court Judge Edith Mushore

- 9 September, 2022

High Court Judge Justice Edith Mushore has been fired for disappearing from work without official leave since June last year. …

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Army Absolves Soldier Arrested For Possession Of 31 AK47 Rifles

- 8 September, 2022

A court case in which senior Zimbabwe Defence Industries (ZDI) member Colonel Leonard Matambo stands accused of smuggling 31 AK-47 …

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Glen View Teacher Convicted For Raping A 17-Year-Old Learner

- 5 September, 2022

A Glen View 1 High School teacher has been convicted of raping one of his pupils. The girl in this …

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Ken Sharpe’s ‘Fraudulently’ Granted Immunity From Prosecution Hangs By A Thread

- 4 September, 2022

BY A CORRESPONDENT| In a move that could open floodgates of lawsuits against controversial businessman Kenneth Raydon Sharpe and his …

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Bogus Stands Agent In Trouble

- 2 September, 2022

A suspected bogus residential stands agent who was allegedly illegally selling land to people in Spitzkop outside Harare has been …

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Lawyers Fight For The Release Of Apostolic Sect Leader And 34 Congregants

- 31 August, 2022

ZIMBABWE Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR) has intensified efforts to get a clergyman and 34 church members released from prison, …

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Man Burnt To Death After Stealing Vehicle Parked At Night Spot

- 31 August, 2022

The ZRP is investigating a case of theft of a motor vehicle where Tafadzwa Joshua Wenje (22) stole a Toyota …

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Sikhala Bail Hearing Rolled Over To Tomorrow

- 29 August, 2022

Citizens Coalition for Change legislator Job Sikhala’s bail hearing in the matter in which he is facing charges of obstructing …

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148 Malawians Sentenced To Six Months In Prison

- 29 August, 2022

Harare has sentenced 148 Malawian nationals to between four and six months in prison, the Malawi Freedom Network reports. The …

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Rich-Cousins Member Sucked In COTTCO Scandal

- 29 August, 2022

GUTAI Lisa-Marie Maropafadzo of Maropafadzo Energy (Pvt) Ltd , an ex-convict close to President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his family whose …

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Illegal Forex Dealers Dragged To Court

- 26 August, 2022

Various companies and individuals, who were illegally dealing in foreign currency around the country, appeared in court yesterday on charges …

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JUST IN: Dexter Nduna Arrested

- 25 August, 2022

Chegutu West Legislator Dexter Nduna has been arrested for allegedly parcelling out land at Risboro Farm which has been designated …

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CCC Chitungwiza Activist Acquitted

- 25 August, 2022

Chitungwiza Magistrates court has acquitted a thirty four year-old man, who had been on trial on charges of disorderly conduct …

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Marondera Man Says Police Act Is Discriminatory And Inconsistent With Zim Charter

- 24 August, 2022

A Marondera man, Kenias Shonhai has filed a High Court application challenging the constitutionality of Zimbabwe’s Police Act saying it …

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Sikhala And Sithole Facing Political Persecution, Says Lawyer

- 24 August, 2022

Human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa says the refusal by the State to grant bail to 14 persons arrested for the …

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Egypt Dzinemunenzva Fights ZEC Nomination Fees In Court

- 23 August, 2022

By Jane Mlambo| Opposition leader Egypt Dzinemunenzva has partnered former ZINASU Secretary General to approach the High Court challenging the …

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Security Guards Kill Suspected Thief

- 22 August, 2022

THE Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has confirmed the arrest of five unidentified security guards in Harare for allegedly fatally assaulting …

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Prison Officials Ordered To Stop Harrasing Job Sikhala

- 19 August, 2022

HIGH Court Judge Justice Emilia Muchawa has reaffirmed that consultations between detained prisoners and their lawyers should remain confidential in …

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Senior Detective Found In Possession Of 200kgs Of Copper Cables

- 18 August, 2022

MASVINGO- An alert crack team from the Zimbabwe Republic Police’s intelligence department on Wednesday arrested a senior detective who was …

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Wadyajena In Bribery Storm

- 18 August, 2022

By A Correspondent| Gokwe Nembudziya legislator Justice Mayor Wadyajena allegedly doled out US$100 000 to try and bribe court officials …

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Top Harare Lawyer Dupes Partner US$400k

- 18 August, 2022

Harare lawyer Munyaradzi Nzarayapenga is on the run after he allegedly duped Matabeleland farmer and businessman, Henry Deudeny Simmons of …

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JUST IN: Waverley Plastics Founder’s Daughter Arrested

- 17 August, 2022

By Farai D Hove| Amanda Cohen, the daughter to Waverley Plastics Private Limited owner Victor Cohen has been arrested for …

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JUST IN: Mayor Wadyajena Arrested

- 16 August, 2022

By A Correspondent| Gokwe-Nembudziya legislator Justice Mayor Wadyajena has been arrested in connection with the looting of Cottco farming inputs …

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Israeli Businessman Gilad Shabtai’s Bid To Influence NPA Flops As Sivan Is Removed From Remand

- 16 August, 2022

By A Correspondent| Harare Magistrate Stanford Mambanje has granted the application for removal from further remand of Harare businessman O …

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Sikhala, Sithole Clock 2 Months In Remand Prison

- 13 August, 2022

By- CCC deputy chairman Job Sikhala and his counterpart Godfrey Sithole have clocked 59 days in remand prison since their …

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Two Overzealous Cops Beaten Up By Kombi Crew

- 13 August, 2022

By- Two overzealous police details were beaten up by a Glen Norah Kombi crew in Harare. However, the kombi crew …

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Mabvuku Granny Nabbed For Selling Mutoriro

- 6 August, 2022

A 67-YEAR-OLD Mabvuku woman yesterday appeared in court after being allegedly found in possession of crystal methamphetamine worth $18 000. …

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Businessman Accuses Nemesis Of Threatening NPA Against Dropping Evidence-less Charges

- 2 August, 2022

A local businessman Offer Sivan who is facing allegations of fraud has accused his nemesis of threatening the National Prosecuting …

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High Court To Hear Obert Masaraure’s Freedom Bid On Tuesday

- 1 August, 2022

By A Correspondent| The High Court of Zimbabwe will on Tuesday preside over Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) …

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Karoi Shop Owner Sentences 30 Days In Jail For Selling Counterfeit Chemicals

- 29 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Karoi Farm Centre owner Labours Mahere has been fined $40 000 after he was caught red-handed making …

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Threats Using Online Media Channels Causes Delay In Finalization Of Court Case

- 28 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| It is a sad day for justice as an unwarranted three week delay to the finalization of …

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Video Evidence Dismissed In Joana Mamombe, Cecelia Chimbiri Trial

- 28 July, 2022

A lawyer representing Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) Joana Mamombe and Cecilia Chimbiri yesterday dismissed video evidence submitted by the …

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Lawyers Stop Headmaster From Barring Unpaid Pupils From Registering For November Exams

- 28 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Human rights lawyers have petitioned authorities at a Zimbabwean school seeking to stop them from disenfranchising pupils …

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Opposition Lawmaker Job Sikhala Denied Bail

- 27 July, 2022

Opposition lawmaker Job Sikhala has been denied bail on his latest charge of defeating the course of justice. The latest …

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Ruling in AMH journalists trial postponed

- 27 July, 2022

Ruling in the trial of AMH journalists Blessed Mhlanga and Chengeto Chidi which had been set for 26 July 2022 …

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Unscrupulous Businessman Arraigned Before Karoi Magistrates Court Over Fake Agric Chemicals

- 26 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| An unscrupulous businessman Labours Mahere appeared before the Karoi magistrates court for producing fake agricultural chemicals that …

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Henrietta Rushwaya’s Gold Smuggling Trial Kicks Off

- 26 July, 2022

The trial of Zimbabwe Mining Federation (ZMF) president, Henrietta Rushwaya, for allegedly bribing a Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (CAAZ) …

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Victims Of Police Brutality Challenge Unconstitutional Provision Which Unfairly Shields Police From Litigation

- 25 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| High Court Judge Justice Siyabona Musithu will on Wednesday 27 July 2022 convene a hearing challenging the …

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Susan Mutami Files Rape Charges Against Mnangagwa

- 25 July, 2022

Susan Vivian Mutami, a 33-ear-old Zimbabwean woman who lived with President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his wife, Auxillia, as a teenager, …

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Sikhala A Victim Of Political Persecution

- 22 July, 2022

Prominent human rights lawyer Beatrice Mtetwa yesterday said the endless arrests, without conviction, of Zengeza West MP Job Sikhala (Citizens …

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Police Re-Open Investigations Into Zanu PF Activist’s GMB Fraud Case

- 21 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Police have re-opened investigations into Zanu PF activist and controversial businessman Wellington Peyama case in which he …

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Biti Dismisses State Prosecutor Michael Reza

- 21 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Opposition legislator Tendai Biti has hit out at State prosecutor Michael Reza dismissing him as not objective …

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Mazowe Villagers Wins Compensation Against Kazembe Kazembe

- 19 July, 2022

More than 20 villagers who lost property at Arnold Farm in Mazowe in Mashonaland Central province through illegal evictions instigated …

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Sikhala Back In Court Today

- 18 July, 2022

The jailed without trial opposition Member of Parliament Job Sikhala is back in the magistrates court today at 2PM to …

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Woman Jailed 1yr Over False Rape Report Against Own Husband

- 16 July, 2022

By A Correspondent- A 38 year old woman from Mahatshula North suburb, Bulawayo, has been sentenced to 12 months in …

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Chitungwiza Shooting Victim Sues Police

- 15 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Tashinga Mugwara, a second victim of indiscriminate police shooting is suing @PoliceZimbabwe for damages he suffered as …

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Govt Confirms Armed Robbers Are More Sophisticated Than Police

- 15 July, 2022

Armed robberies have become the order of the day in Zimbabwe with business people and security companies losing lots of …

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Sikhala Launches Vitriol Against Magistrate Nduna

- 15 July, 2022

Citizens Coalition for change lawmaker, Job Sikhala, Thursday appeared before a Harare magistrate answering to charges of defeating the course …

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Chipinge Court Postpones Trial Of Residents Association Leaders

- 14 July, 2022

By Jane Mlambo| The Chipinge Magistrates court on Wednesday postponed to 1 August 2022, the trial of three Checheche residents …

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Trouble For Masvingo Man Caught Smoking Mbanje While On Community Service

- 14 July, 2022

MASVINGO – A-23-year-old man staying in Rujeko C, Masvingo, was caught smoking dagga behind the Magistrates Court on Tuesday this …

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Murder Accused Pupurai Togarepi’s Son Remanded In Custody

- 12 July, 2022

Zanu PF chief whip Pupurai Togarepi’s son, Regis Nelson Togarepi, has been remanded in custody for alleged murder. He was …

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Police Blamed For Death Of Chivhu Woman

- 11 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| Chivhu Magistrate Henry Sande has faulted some Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) officers and ruled that foul play …

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Swiss Based Company In Bid To Recover US$1 Million

- 11 July, 2022

A Switzerland based company that supplies raw materials for fibre cement production, Ramatex SA, has filed a court application to …

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Sikhala, Sithole Lawyers Accuse State Of Stalling Their Freedom Bid

- 7 July, 2022

LAWYERS representing Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) legislators Job Sikhala (Zengeza West) and Godfrey Sithole (Chitungwiza North) yesterday accused the …

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Four Armed Robbers Shot Dead In Gwanda

- 7 July, 2022

Four alleged armed robbers were shot dead following a carjacking incident in Gwanda, Matabeleland South, police said on Wednesday. A …

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Cottco Bosses Granted ZWL$100k Bail

- 7 July, 2022

Harare – Cotton Company of Zimbabwe (Cottco) bosses Pious Manamike and Maxmore Njanji have been granted ZWL100 000 bail each …

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Sikhala, Sithole To Spend 2 More Nights Behind Bars

- 5 July, 2022

Job Sikhala and Godfrey Sithole will spend two more nights at Chikurubi Maximum prison after their bail appeal hearing was …

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Another ARTUZ Member Arrested For Murder

- 5 July, 2022

Police have arrested Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) Secretary General Robson Chere on a charge of murdering his …

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Soldier In Trouble For Selling Unregistered Vehicle

- 5 July, 2022

A Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA)officer was Monday dragged before the Harare magistrates courts, answering allegations of fraud after he allegedly …

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Sikhala Bail Hearing Postponed To Thursday

- 5 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| The High Court has postponed Zengeza West legislator Job Sikhala’s bail hearing to Thursday after the state …

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Soldier In Soup Over Fraud

- 5 July, 2022

By A Correspondent-A Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) officer was Monday dragged before the Harare magistrates courts, answering allegations of fraud …

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He Never Convened Such A Meeting, Fadzayi Mahere Speaks On Chibaya Arrest

- 4 July, 2022

By A Correspondent| CCC Spokesperson Fadzayi Mahere has said the just arrested party Organising Secretary did not convene the said …

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BREAKING: Amos Chibaya Arrested

- 4 July, 2022

According to Citizens Coaliution for Change CCC Deputy spokesperson Gift Ostallos Siziba, Mkoba legislator and party Organising Secretary, Amos Chibaya …

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Weekend Detention For Corrupt COTTCO Bosses

- 2 July, 2022

THE Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) has arrested two Cotton Company of Zimbabwe (Cottco) bosses who are now facing corruption charges. …

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Cottco Managers Arrested For Stealing Bicycles

- 30 June, 2022

By A Correspondent| Police have arrested Cotton Company of Zimbabwe (COTTCO) Managing Director Pious Manamike and Business Development Manager Maxmore …

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Trial continues for AMH journalists

- 30 June, 2022

By A Correspondent| The trial of AMH journalists Blessed Mhlanga and Chengeto Chidi continued before the Magistrates Court in Chitungwiza …

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