“His dogs ate my chicken”

“His dogs ate my chicken” 1

By Praise Mabuto A Harare woman is claiming US$60 from her neighbour for chickens eaten by his dog. File picture of Harare Civil Courts Takura Ndima took Liberty Chirokwe to Harare Civil Court where she was demanding the money. She told the court that Liberty’s dog came during the night and bit her chickens whilst they were in the fowl run. Related Articles “His dog devoured my fowls. I want my money, which I was going to earn from selling them. “Each was going for US$10. “My chickens were ready…

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Fun-loving granny(79) speaks

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By Kimberley Majange A Mbare bred granny, who stole the show at Seh Calaz’s recent birthday bash, says she cannot do without booze and live music. Gogo Sizani Mwelase, 79, says she has always been jovial during her childhood and dancing remains her first love. So passionate of dancing is Gogo Mwelase that she can dance to any genre, including Zim dancehall perceived to be a preserve for young rascals and hotheads. The ageless drama queen of Mbare says she learns some of her dancing routines from her grandchildren. Related…

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UZ probes accommodation scam

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On Aug 19, 2019 35,466 The University of Zimbabwe has begun investigating malcontents found to have cashed in on students desperate for accommodation. University of Zimbabwe (UZ) : Campus Overview This development comes after some students told this publication about the accommodation scandal at their institution. In a statement, University of Zimbabwe regretted the inconvenience that might have been caused to innocent students, their parents and guardians by the alleged scam. “Further to the story that appeared in the H-Metro newspaper of Thursday, 15 August 2019 under the heading ‘Accommodation…

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UZ probes accommodation scam

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On Aug 19, 2019 35,466 The University of Zimbabwe has begun investigating malcontents found to have cashed in on students desperate for accommodation. University of Zimbabwe (UZ) : Campus Overview This development comes after some students told this publication about the accommodation scandal at their institution. In a statement, University of Zimbabwe regretted the inconvenience that might have been caused to innocent students, their parents and guardians by the alleged scam. “Further to the story that appeared in the H-Metro newspaper of Thursday, 15 August 2019 under the heading ‘Accommodation…

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Man (20) abducts, rapes nine-year-old

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By Brenda Zinyuke A 20-YEAR-OLD man from Fort Rixon has been sentenced to seven years in prison for raping his nine-year-old neighbour. The man, whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of the minor, raped the girl during the night in a bushy area after chasing her for a distance of about 20 meters as she tried to escape from him. He pleaded not guilty to a rape charge when he appeared before Bulawayo regional magistrate, Mr Joseph Mabeza. However, the magistrate convicted and sentenced him to an…

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Zimbabwe’s Marriages Bill a threat to the existence of LGBTI members

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By John Cassim Harare, Zimbabwe – George Gudyanga (not real name) is a 28 male who resides in Highfield, one of the oldest townships in the Zimbabwean capital Harare. An asylum seeker from Uganda poses as he marches with the LGBT Asylum Support Task Force during the Gay Pride Parade in Boston, Massachusetts June 8, 2013 [File: Jessica Rinaldi/Reuters] George is gay but was forced by his relatives to marry a woman his parents preferred, as they thought he was bewitched. His father is a Pastor in one of the…

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Woman slaps hubby with lifetime sex ban

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By Gibson Mhaka For a sex-deprived Bulawayo man sex seems to be the source of a man’s self-worth. This was after he bitterly complained that he was living with his wife as strangers in the house after she allegedly slapped him with a lifetime sex ban. Tafadzwa Mutero (right) and Ntombiyomthetho Mutero (left) Tafadzwa Mutero from New Luveve suburb claimed he has not been performing his duty as a husband for the past nine years because of his wife Ntombiyomthetho Mutero who is refusing to get between the sheets with…

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Man sues wife’s lover for adultery . . . Files US$300 000.00 suit . . . Wife says gay relations wrecked union

Man sues wife’s lover for adultery . . . Files US$300 000.00 suit . . . Wife says gay relations wrecked union 8

By Danisa Masuku A local businessman who sued his alleged lover for defrauding him did not realise that by doing so he would land in hot soup as he is now being sued by the woman’s husband for having an adulterous affair with his wife. Dick Sakala Dick Sakala is accusing Gordon Virimai, who is based in Australia, of engaging in an adulterous relationship with his wife, Yvonne Thandiwe Sakala (59). Sakala, through his lawyers VJ Mpofu and Associates, filed summons at the Bulawayo High Court citing Virimai as a…

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Jilted man threatens to cast spell on ex-lover

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On Aug 16, 2019 36,566 By Gibson Mhaka A Bulawayo woman is living in fear of her ex-lover who threatened to cast a spell which he said would cause maggots to continuously drip from her privates. Collen Ndiweni The chilling threat led the scared woman Flatter Nyathi from Nketa 6 suburb to approach the courts and plead for protection from her ex-lover Collen Ndiweni. An incensed Ndiweni threatened to bewitch Nyathi after she unceremoniously left him to stay with another man under the pretext that she had found a job.…

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‘…SHE WILL BEWITCH ME!’ . . . Cellphone thief tells magistrate of fear of victim’s threat after one-month sentence

‘…SHE WILL BEWITCH ME!’ . . . Cellphone thief tells magistrate of fear of victim’s threat after one-month sentence 10

On Aug 16, 2019 25,573 By Shelton Masina It seems not even a month-long prison sentence could erase the shock that a teenager had when he allegedly was threatened by his victim and neighbour that she would cast a spell on him. Kelvin Ndlovu Kelvin Ndlovu (18) from Cowdray Park in Bulawayo surprised a court after telling the magistrate that the complainant would bewitch him over a stolen cellphone. “She said she’ll bewitch me because of the stolen gadget,” said the worried convict. Related Articles Ndlovu appeared before magistrate Gladmore…

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