Criminal law set for constitutional alignment

Ziyambi urged legislators to pass the Bill to enhance the protection of children.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Jun. 3, 2024

Journalists challenge Patriotic Act

President Emmerson Mnangagwa signed into law the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Amendment Bill commonly referred to as the Patriotic Act in July last year
By Desmond Chingarande May. 5, 2024

Nyanyadzi hidden treasure: Top cops acquitted

The three, who were represented by lawyers Joseph Nemaisa, Musindo Hungwe and George Manokore, pleaded not guilty to the allegations.
By Desmond Chingarande May. 4, 2024

Editorial Comment: A case of blatant abuse of power

The women were arrested on April 10 after they allegedly showed their displeasure at the way Mnangagwa was distributing goodies to disadvantaged members of the community.
By The Standard Apr. 20, 2024

Paedophile jailed for three years

Mpofu later persuaded the girl to elope to his younger brother to cover up for his criminal act.
By Simbarashe Sithole Apr. 7, 2024

PVO Bill reincarnate is a worse nightmare

It would not be entirely truthful to suggest that the reintroduction of the PVO Bill was a surprise.
By Nigel Nyamutumbu Mar. 17, 2024

Lawyers rescue detained toddler, pregnant woman

The villagers were charged with disorderly conduct as defined in section 41 of the Criminal Law (Codification and Reform) Act.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 13, 2024

Cyber and Data Protection Act and its impact on freedom of expression

In terms of the Act, it is a criminal offence to circulate by computer or information system, of false data messages about a person, which are intended to cause psychological or economic harm.
By Mlondolozi Ndlovu Mar. 10, 2024

News in depth: Parliament, government negligence leaves victims of sexual exploitation in a lurch

Parents often wake up early enough to ensure their children have everything ready to start a new week — a daily routine.
By Tapiwa Zivira Feb. 11, 2024