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A WORKER at Maseko Mine in Filabusi allegedly stoned his workmate to death in a heated dispute over torch batteries.

This was heard by Filabusi resident magistrate Mzingaye Moyo when Doit Ndlovu (28) from Jakatshaka village under Chief Sikhobokhobo in Nkayi appeared in court charged with the murder of Frank Manjokoto ((29) of Tofa village under Chief Nyashanu in Buhera.

Ndlovu was not asked to plead to the charge and was remanded in custody to August 8 before the provincial

A ZIMBABWEAN truck driver who is being accused of armed robbery has been languishing in a Livingstone prison in Zambia for the past seven months under unclear circumstances.

Qubekani Dube, 44, from Pumula East in Bulawayo, was arrested on January 12 and was charged with robbing Inter Africa Bureau de Change in Kazungula of $17,000 on December 31 last year.

Dube denies the charge claiming that at the time of the alleged offence he was in the Democratic Republic of Congo on

A FILABUSI man was remanded in custody on attempted murder charges after allegedly ripping open a drinking mate's stomach with a knife during a fight triggered by his friend spitting into the victim's opaque beer (masese).

Thulani Dube (18) of Mthwakazi township appeared before Filabusi resident magistrate Mzingaye Moyo on Monday charged with the attempted murder of Mlamuli Ndlovu (20) from the same neighbourhood.

Dube was not asked to plead to the charge and was remanded in

A LUPANE man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sodomising his workmate at knife point.

Amleka Ncube (20) who was employed as a herd boy together with the complainant, pleaded not guilty to sodomy, but was convicted by Hwange regional magistrate for Western Division, Dambudzo Malunga, on Monday.

Two years of his sentence were conditionally suspended for five years.

Prosecutor Tawanda Sigauke told the court that on June 8 at around 1am, Ncube and his victim were at a

THE University of Zimbabwe (UZ) is allegedly refusing to issue a new student identify card to a student, recently implicated in the Baba Jukwa case, it has emerged.

Romeo Musemburi, a third-year economics student is facing charges of attempting to subvert a constitutional government, said his identify card got lost at the time of his arrest. He was arrested on June 30 for allegedly authoring a subversive statement and posting it to the phantom Facebook character’s Gmail account.

A ZIMBABWEAN journalist based in South Africa who is wanted back home in connection with the Baba Jukwa saga says his family is now living in fear after state security agents "visited" his mother.

Mxolisi Ncube, who police say is on their wanted list over the controversial Facebook character, said his family is now in distress after Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) agents visited his 55-year-old mother in Matabeleland South province.

The faceless Baba Jukwa character

URBAN grooves cum sungura musician Jacob Moyana, popularly known as Munotidako, is set to appear in court tomorrow for allegedly buying a stolen public address (PA) system.

Moyana is alleged to have bought the PA system he used during a recent all-night show at Salaco Night Club in Mtapa, Gweru, from a night club worker.

According to police, Moyana was invited to perform at the show and he later allegedly connived with one of the club's disc jockeys (DJs), identified as Godfrey

The death toll in the road accident involving a commuter omnibus and a truck along the Masvingo-Beitbridge Highway on Monday has risen to 19 after one more passenger died yesterday upon admission at United Bulawayo Hospitals.Meanwhile, police have identified 16 of the people who perished in the accident, while nine bodies had been collected from Neshuro Clinic by relatives yesterday.

National police spokesperson Chief Superintendent Paul Nyathi said the 16 identified victims were

TWO minors were badly burnt and hospitalised after their father allegedly locked them in a hut and set it ablaze following a dispute with his wife over used condoms.

The two girls aged seven and three years were taken to Zvishavane hospital, but one of them had to be transferred to Mpilo Central Hospital due to the severity of the burns.

Lovemore Shoko of Chisungo Village in Mplawani, Fort Rixon appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Sibongile Msipa yesterday facing two counts of

A 23-YEAR-OLD pregnant woman was yesterday sentenced to six months in prison after she pleaded guilty to a charge of robbery.

Thubelihle Ncube and her five accomplices pounced on Admire Moyo, 39, at night and threatened him before stripping and robbing him of his valuables.

She pleaded guilty before Western Commonage magistrate Themba Chimiso while her accomplices, Sandile Ndlovu, Spencer Moyo, Tafadzwa Mubingwa, Munyaradzi Kota and Mthokozisi Ncube, denied the charge.

SUSPECTED goblins have struck Ndangababi Primary School in Cross Dete again with teachers now living in fear following a series of mysterious incidents.

Barely a year after a purported cleansing ceremony was conducted at the school after it had been temporarily closed, teachers yesterday said the "tormenting creatures" had resurfaced. The school has 16 teachers and 674 pupils.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, some teachers said they have started experiencing strange sounds and

A 44-year-old man went to the doctor complaining of a stomach ache only to discover that he has a full female reproductive system.

The married man, Mr Chen from Zhejiang province, was shocked when doctors told him that his stomach ache and the blood in his urine was actually because he was experiencing his menstrual cycle and had been a woman all along.

He also has a penis and told doctors he has had an active sex life with his wife of ten years. They found that his genitals were

Sungura musician Alick Macheso's ex-wife Fortunate (Tafadzwa) Mapako is involved in a botched car deal and is fighting with a local car dealer who alleges that she (Tafadzwa) owes him money for the purchase of a Renault Leticia vehicle.

The vehicle is valued at $5,000. Ironically, this debt row follows hot on the heels of newspaper reports where 'Tafadzwa' was bragging that her life and finances were now better off without Macheso. As is that was not enough, Tafadzwa allegedly went on

Rights defender and civic society leader, Dewa Mavinga, has warned the MDC that it risks losing relevance if does not quickly rectify problems engulfing the party.

Mavhinga’s warning comes amid a messy fallout over leadership renewal.

"The people’s respect and trust is earned on the basis of a clear record of consistent performance in the interests of the people and the same can be lost easily through taking people for granted," Mavhinga told the Daily News in an exclusive

FORMER Mines minister Obert Mpofu yesterday bragged before High Court judge Justice Chinembiri Bhunu that he was so rich and would not stoop so low as to demand kickbacks from prospective miners as alleged by Core Mining and Mineral Resources director Lovemore Kurotwi.

Mpofu, who is now Transport minister, was responding to Kurotwi's claims that the minister had demanded $10 million from him as kickback for approving the latter's diamond mining activities in Chiadzwa five years ago.

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