Courts and Crime

22 Daily Rape Cases Jolt Parliament

PARLIAMENT is pushing for the imposition of mandatory sentences for rapists among other sexual offenders including those involved in child marriages as statistics show that 22 women and girls are raped daily. Legislators yesterday marked 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) through a march in Harare before Senate …

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NPA Challenge Cancellation Of Buyanga’s Arrest Warrant

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has applied to the High Court challenging the cancellation of a warrant of arrest for controversial businessperson Frank Sadiq Buyanga by Harare provincial magistrate, Judith Taruvinga. Prosecutor-General Nelson Mutsonziwa cited Taruvinga and Buyanga as the first and second respondents, respectively. Buyanga was arrested in South …

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39 Students Busted During Sex Orgy In Bulawayo

Police in Bulawayo have arrested 39 students from different schools in the city who were caught Friday in a wild sex orgy popularly known as Vuzu parties. Police reported the arrests via the law enforcement organisation’s official Twitter handle Saturday. “The ZRP confirms the arrest of 39 students from various …

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Disgruntled Cop Arrested For Disrupting Zanu-PF Meeting

A police officer has been arraigned before the courts for allegedly interrupting a Zanu-PF meeting in Bulawayo’s New Magwegwe suburb on Saturday. Eriezel Gondo (33) appeared before Western Commonage magistrate Shepherd Mjanja facing a charge of disturbing a public gathering. The court heard that Gondo allegedly showed up at a …

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