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National News
NEWSDAY senior reporter Blessed Mhlanga will today appear in court facing charges of assaulting former Finance deputy minister Terence Mukupe during a radio show last May. ...
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Woman jailed for abusing niece (3) for wetting pants
A 35-YEAR-OLD Chitungwiza woman yesterday got a six-month jail term for severely assaulting her three-year-old niece whom she accused of messing her pants. ...
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Man threatens to sue police for assault
A HARARE man, Prince Jack, has threatened to sue Home Affairs minister Kembo Mohadi and the police after he allegedly sustained a fractured hand following attacks by a Mbare-based police officer. ...
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Gokwe MP denies retaliating to ‘Blackman’ assault
GOKWE-KANA MP Owen Ncube told magistrate Letwin Rwodzi that he did not retaliate when his Kwekwe Central counterpart Masango Matambanadzo and his bodyguard Beden Mawire repeatedly pummelled him with clenched fists Ffor he respected the law. ...
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LOVEMORE Mapepa (38) from Chihota, who brutally assaulted his wife before kicking her out of their matrimonial home, was sentenced to 12 months in prison by a Chitungwiza magistrate. ...
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Soccer Sport
THREE more Black Rhinos players have been arrested in connection with the assault of referee Mercy Maimbo on Saturday during the NetOne Cup football final match at Rufaro Stadium. ...
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National News
A ZANU PF Harare district commissar, Tellme Banda, was last week slapped with an effective two-year jail term for assaulting an MDC-T official in the run-up to the 2013 harmonised elections. ...
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Pastor fined $100 for assault
A KINGDOM Glory Ministries pastor was on Thursday fined $100 after he was convicted of assaulting a 21-year-old man with clenched fists and an iron bar. ...
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School committee member in court for assault
Sixty-six-year-old Agrippah Bishi, a member of the School Development Association at Mbizo High School, appeared in court last Friday charged with assaulting a female teacher. ...
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National News
Freelance journalist Paul Pindani is battling for his life at a local hospital after three masked men abducted him from his house and severely assaulted him. ...
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National News
MDC-T youths yesterday allegedly assaulted Zimbabwe Independent journalist Herbert Moyo and barred him from covering a demonstration at Harvest House. ...
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National News
DEFENCE minister Emmerson Mnangagwa is being dragged to court in his official capacity by a civilian seeking $2 500 in damages after he was allegedly assaulted by soldiers. ...
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Binga man faces assault charges
A man from Chibuyu Fishing Camp appeared in court last Wednesday after running amok and kicking a woman’s private parts before destroying her foodstuffs. ...
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National News
POLICE in Chitungwiza on Thursday arrested Chief Serima and a soldier for allegedly assaulting an MDC-T activist, Joseph Choruma, over $50. ...
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Constable fined for assaulting boss
A POLICE constable in Gokwe was on Thursday fined $400 or one year in prison for assaulting his boss with an empty beer bottle after accusing him of having an extra-marital affair with his wife. ...
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TWO of the four members of an apostolic sect in Bulawayo accused of assaulting fellow congregants for abruptly ending a church service upon their arrival are policemen based at Fairbridge Station, it has emerged. ...
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Woman assaulted over uncle’s sex debt
BINGA — A 24-year-old Binga commercial sex worker appeared in court on Tuesday charged with assaulting her female neighbour for refusing to pay for services she rendered to her uncle. ...
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FIVE members of an apostolic church in Bulawayo allegedly beat up two fellow worshippers for ending a church service on their arrival. ...
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News
GWERU — A 24-year-old police officer based in Gweru has appeared in court on assault charges after allegedly stabbing a colleague three times following a misunderstanding over beer. ...
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NKAYI — A police constable Tinashe Munhamo (22) based at Nkayi Police Construction Section is in trouble after he allegedly assaulted his boss accusing him of having a love affair with his wife. ...
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BINGA — A man from Kariangwe area will spend the next two years in jail for striking a 15-year-old boy with a log leaving him unconscious in a dispute over an unspecified issue on New Year’s Day. ...
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Cop in court for assault
GWERU — A 32-year-old police detective Constable Average Chamunorwa appeared in court yesterday facing charges of assaulting his colleagues who had restrained him from bashing his wife. ...
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KWEKWE — Sungura music pacesetter Nicholas Zakaria faces a $5 000 lawsuit for assaulting a police officer during one of his shows at Mbizo Inn Night Club early this month. ...
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Woman hammers child (5), pulls his tongue with pliers
A Ntabazinduna woman appeared in court last week on allegations of striking her five-year-old nephew with a hammer and a log then pulling his tongue with a pair of pliers, for bedwetting. ...
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Jiri case postponed to Friday
Judgment for Patrick Jiri, son of the late Jairosi Jiri, for allegedly indecently assaulted his brother’s stepdaughter, has been postponed to Friday. ...
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Zhuwao’s wife  beats up MP
Beauty Zhuwao, wife to Manyame MP, Patrick Zhuwao, allegedly assaulted an MDC-T MP, Bednock Nyaude, on Tuesday morning at a constitutional outreach meeting. Patrick is President Robert Mugabe’s ...
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Villagers beat up police boss, DA
Angry villagers assaulted Chiredzi district administrator Clara Muzenda and police officer commanding Chiredzi District, Chief Superintendent Patson Nyabadza, following a long-standing land dispute. Ten other members of the ...
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