Bribe Lands 5 Cops in Court

[The Herald] Five police officers appeared in court on Wednesday facing allegations of demanding and receiving a $200 bribe from an illegal foreign currency dealer for them not to seize her money. Victor Ruzvidzo (34), Evans Tafirenyika (41), Job Mukiw…

[The Herald] Five police officers appeared in court on Wednesday facing allegations of demanding and receiving a $200 bribe from an illegal foreign currency dealer for them not to seize her money. Victor Ruzvidzo (34), Evans Tafirenyika (41), Job Mukiwa (32), Kenneth Ndaramo (30) and Freeman Chabvonga (26) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Josephine Sande.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Criminals Posing as Vendors Jailed

[The Herald] A four-member gang of criminals posed as street vendors in Harare’s central business district (CBD) and waylaid a man in the wee hours who was on his way to the bank before robbing him of his cellphone and $60 cash. Tendai Tembo (28) and h…

[The Herald] A four-member gang of criminals posed as street vendors in Harare's central business district (CBD) and waylaid a man in the wee hours who was on his way to the bank before robbing him of his cellphone and $60 cash. Tendai Tembo (28) and his three accomplices pretended to be selling wares at the intersection of Jason Moyo and Julius Nyerere on October 7 at around 4am and pounced on Charles Karonga. Tembo was convicted of robbery after a full trial by magistrate Ms Josephine Sande and was sentenced to three

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Govt, Zimplats Launch Albinism Campaign

[The Herald] Government and platinum mining giant Zimplats on Wednesday launched a campaign to demystify albinism. Dubbed “Friends with Albinism Campaign”, the undertaking is meant to raise awareness and protect people with albinism against discriminat…

[The Herald] Government and platinum mining giant Zimplats on Wednesday launched a campaign to demystify albinism. Dubbed "Friends with Albinism Campaign", the undertaking is meant to raise awareness and protect people with albinism against discrimination and abuse in society. Launching the campaign, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Patrick Zhuwao said the project sought to facilitate the provision of sun-protection creams, hats and sunglasses to albinos. "This is an appropriate and valuable forum for

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Union Seeks DC Intervention in Dispute

[Citizen] Mvomero District Commissioner Mohamed Utaly has been urged to intervene in a crisis facing Mtibwa Sugar Estate workers who are alleged to have been forced to write resignation letters while in police custody.

[Citizen] Mvomero District Commissioner Mohamed Utaly has been urged to intervene in a crisis facing Mtibwa Sugar Estate workers who are alleged to have been forced to write resignation letters while in police custody.

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Court Orders Provision of Malinzi Case Probe Status

[Daily News] The Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam yesterday ordered the prosecution to provide proper position of investigations in the trial of top three officials with the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), facing fraud and 800m/-…

[Daily News] The Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court in Dar es Salaam yesterday ordered the prosecution to provide proper position of investigations in the trial of top three officials with the Tanzania Football Federation (TFF), facing fraud and 800m/- money laundering charge.

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‘Ignorance Responsible for High Cancer Mortality Rate’

[This Day] Enugu -The Federal Government has said ignorance was mainly responsible for the high mortality rate for cancer patients in the country, insisting that adequate diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer would improve the survival rate of patie…

[This Day] Enugu -The Federal Government has said ignorance was mainly responsible for the high mortality rate for cancer patients in the country, insisting that adequate diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer would improve the survival rate of patients with the disease.

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