Courts and Crime

Dubai AI Policing System Dazzles Mnangagwa, Zim To Emulate

President Mnangagwa, who is in Dubai for the World Governments Summit, was yesterday charmed by artificial intelligence systems that assign police patrols across Dubai without human intervention, and vowed to get his ministers working on cooperation and training opportunities. The President said this after touring the Dubai Police General Headquarters …

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Job Sikhala Convicted Again

Former Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) Zengeza West legislator Job Sikhala has been convicted again on a charge of publishing falsehoods prejudicial to the State on his Facebook page. Harare magistrate Feresi Chakanyuka found him guilty of a 2021 tweet alleging that police had killed an infant strapped to its …

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Tongai Mnangagwa Was Assaulted By Zanu PF HQ Security Personnel

Tourism deputy minister Tongai Mafidi Mnangagwa was assaulted by one of the security personnel attached at the Zanu PF headquarters, it has emerged. Munyaradzi Mwedziwendira, who is accused of assaulting Mnangagwa and one Wellington Vengesai during a heated exchange over parking space, yesterday appeared before Harare magistrate Apollonia Marutya and …

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Sikhala Confirms Poisoning Under Solitary Confinement

Job Sikhala, the recently freed opposition activist who spent 595 days in pretrial detention, has confirmed that he was poisoned while in solitary confinement at Chikurubi Maximum Prison. Sikhala was reported sick in October 2023, just over 550 days into the almost two-year incarceration. He also fell ill in January …

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Body Of a Burnt Toddler Found Hanging On A Tree

Police have launched an investigation into a suspected ritual murder incident involving an infant whose burnt body was on Monday found hanging from a tree in Kadoma. The bod of the male infant, police said on their official X handle on Wednesday, was found in an advanced state of decomposition. …

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