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Man in trouble for assaulting lover over rentals

18 February 2016 | 2411 Views
A man from  Empumalanga Township in Hwange who assaulted his girlfriend after she asked him to assist in paying her rentals has landed himself behind bars.William Ndlovu (38) pleaded guil...
by Stephen Jakes

Brutalised teachers during demo receive treatment

06 January 2016 | 3234 Views
The Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights Communications Officer Kumbirai Mafunda has indicated that  three Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (RTUZ) leaders and a 26 year-old female activist, who were...
by Stephen Jakes

Cop assaulted by soldiers for stopping kombi

24 November 2015 | 2225 Views
A  police officer was thoroughly assaulted by two soldiers stationed at 1 Commando in Harare for stopping a commuter omnibus they were travelling in.Prosper Mageza (25) and Homora Homora ...
by Staff Reporter

College boss by cops for urinating in public

06 August 2015 | 4275 Views
Oxford International College director, David Musindo (42) was severely assaulted by six cops after arresting him for urinating on an open space.The cops are all based at Chitungwiza Police Sta...
by Staff Reporter

Woman bashed over son's indiscipline

27 May 2015 | 4639 Views
A BULAWAYO man was arrested after severely assaulting his wife with a log, plank and fists claiming she was the source of their son's indiscipline.Polite Sibanda (28) pleaded guilty to a domes...
by Primrose Ndlovu

Wife bashed for dating landlord

12 February 2015 | 6158 Views
A MARRIED man ran berserk assaulting his wife accusing her of having an affair with their landlord.Denis Chikasha who is suspected to have been intoxicated arrived home from a bar and confront...
by Blessing Masakadza

Tables turn against 'assaulted' journalists

10 February 2015 | 1911 Views
TABLES were turned against four journalists who were last week allegedly assaulted by Christ Apostolic Church founder and leader, Right Reverend Isaac Tititi Moyo and his followers as they stood ...
by Staff reporter

Landlord bashed for courting tenant's wife

30 November 2014 | 2663 Views
We can share the house but not my wife.This aptly describes a scenario where a Masvingo landlord was given a thorough hiding for courting his tenant's    wife.Mike Mugabe of Run...
by Walter Mswazie

Footballer bashed for reading wife's WhatsApp

25 November 2014 | 4525 Views
THE Zvishavane Magistrates' Court yesterday heard how former Shabanie Mine Football Club player Pardon Marime escaped death by a whisker after his wife angrily struck him with a log on the head for re...
by Staff reporter

Domestic worker jailed for raping employer's 10-year-old

15 November 2014 | 3286 Views
A domestic worker from Esigodini has been slapped with an effective 15-year jail term for raping his employer's 10 year-old daughter.The domestic worker would give the girl R2 each time he...
by Marvelous Moyo

Suspect severely assaulted allegedly while in police custody

15 November 2014 | 2913 Views
A WAR veteran from Kezi was severely assaulted allegedly while in police custody after villagers accused him of axing to death his elderly mother before burying her body at his homestead, 'The Chr...
by Mpumelelo Nyoni

Man bashes wife, kicks her out of matrimonial home over R5

13 September 2014 | 2217 Views
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 magistrateMapepa was...
by Staff Reporter

Zanu-PF Youth boss bashed for supporting Grace Mugabe

24 August 2014 | 3767 Views
Zanu-PF Harare province Youth League vice chair Edson Takataka was yesterday allegedly severely assaulted by party youths in Mbare for supporting First Lady Grace Mugabe's endorsement for the post of ...
by Staff reporter

Prostitute bashed in row over missing cellphone, cash

16 June 2014 | 3038 Views
A GWANDA prostitute was given a thorough beating by a client and had her dreadlocks plucked off in a row over two missing cellphones and some cash, a court heard.Siduduzile Mlotshwa, 43, of Ja...
by Marvelous Moyo

Man hanged upside down, bashed, privates squeezed with pliers

14 April 2014 | 5635 Views
34-year-old Gabanakgosi Gaobuse from Garuele Village outside Kuruman, Northern Cape, SA, endured an hour of torture after he was grabbed by livestock farmers in the area....
by Staff reporter

Another MDC-T official assaulted at Harvest House

22 March 2014 | 1927 Views
Another MDC-T official was allegedly assaulted by her colleagues at the party's headquarters at Harvest House in Harare on Tuesday and had to hide in a toilet in the building to escape the mob....
by Daniel Kachere

Congregants assaulted for coming late

17 March 2014 | 150 Views
A Bethsaid church member in Chirumanzu took Christian doctrines a bit too far when he assaulted fellow church members for coming to church late. Edward Kakono, 31, who resides at Bethsaid chu...
by Hazel Ndebele

Man bashed for flirting with a married woman

13 February 2014 | 4365 Views
A Bulawayo man earned a thorough beating for flirting with a married woman after her husband teamed up with his friend to assault him.The woman's husband, Thabiso Tshuma, 23, of Emakhandeni su...
by Mashudu Netsianda

Generations actor assaulted in Botswana

30 November 2013 | 219 Views
Johannesburg - South African actress Rosie Motene has allegedly been assaulted in Botswana, the international relations department said on Saturday."I called the South African embassy in Gabor...
by Sapa

Maize thief fatally assaulted

19 November 2013 | 130 Views
A 35-year-old man from Nyanga was at the weekend fatally assaulted after he was caught stealing maize cobs and butternuts in a garden in Mutoko.Acting Mashonaland East Provincial police spokes...
by Staff reporter

Elderly man assaulted by 3 women over garbage

06 October 2013 | 909 Views
An elderly Harare man is nursing injuries after he was reportedly assaulted several times with an iron bar by three female neighbours who accused him of throwing garbage into their yard.The wo...
by Staff reporter

Pupil assault on teacher caught on camera - Video

19 September 2013 | 5728 Views
A teacher at Glenvista High School in Johannesburg has been assaulted by a Grade 8 pupil.The incident was filmed on a cellphone by a classmate on Wednesday.In the video, pupils are he...
by Staff reporter

Cop assaulted by suspect he intended to arrest

11 September 2013 | 2497 Views
A cop from Nyamandlovu was assaulted by a 23-year-old man he intended to arrest.Mqondisi Ngwenya from Nyamandlovu in Matabeleland North Province was arraigned before the court facing two count...
by Staff reporter

Man fatally assaulted over a cigarette

25 August 2013 | 1707 Views
Two gold panners assaulted their colleague to death after they had a verbal altercation over a cigarette in Murapamba Village under Chief Marange in Chimanimani.The pair, who are brothers, Inn...
by Staff reporter

Boy (12) fatally assaulted for refusing to take ARVs

08 August 2013 | 2784 Views
A 12-YEAR-OLD boy from Zezani area in Beitbridge West was recently fatally assaulted by his brother for refusing to take his anti-retroviral tablets. The brother, Thuso Ndou (28), has since b...
by Crime reporter

Boastful 'mubobobo man' fatally assaulted

23 July 2013 | 370 Views
A 50-year-old man from Bikita in Masvingo suspected to have mubobobo was allegedly fatally assaulted by fellow imbibers after "provocatively" telling them that their wives belonged to him, police con...
by Staff reporter

Woman assaulted over sex slur

18 July 2013 | 5455 Views
A Lower Gweru woman is reportedly battling for life at Gweru Provincial Hospital after she was allegedly attacked by her husband when she told him that he was not good in bed. The woman, Ms Po...
by Staff reporter

Obert Mpofu's security guard assaulted

18 July 2013 | 3722 Views
A security detail employed by Minister of Mines Obert Mpofu was allegedly assaulted by fellow workmates for attending a ZAPU meeting in Lipinyu, Hwange, over the weekend.Lifas Sibanda, employe...
by Staff reporter

Woman bashed for snatching 3 husbands

30 June 2013 | 3175 Views
Isabel Mukanga, Fadzai Muchimi and Christine Chibaya who all reside in Lundi, Masvingo, were dragged to court recently after they teamed up to beat Dambudzo Sibongile (29) whom they accused of having ...
by Staff reporter

School teacher fatally assaulted for bedding a pupil

29 June 2013 | 4992 Views
A BUNGWE High School teacher in Filabusi was fatally assaulted by another man when he was allegedly found being intimate with a Form Three pupil, police confirmed yesterday. The incident occur...
by Staff reporter

Freelance journalist abducted, severely assaulted and left for dead

17 June 2013 | 2730 Views
Freelance journalist Paul Pindani is battling for his life at a Chinhoyi hospital after three masked men abducted him from his house and severely assaulted him, NewsDay reported Monday.Mashona...
by Staff Reporter

Man fatally assaulted by workmate

12 June 2013 | 3293 Views
A 37-year-old man from Chiredzi died from injuries sustained when he was assaulted by a workmate following a misunderstanding, police said yesterday. Masvingo provincial police spokesperson In...
by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe Independent journalist assaulted at MDC-T headquarters

08 June 2013 | 858 Views
JOURNALIST with the Zimbabwe Independent, Herbert Moyo, was yesterday severely assaulted by MDC-T security personnel at Harvest House, the party's headquarters, while covering a demonstration by MDC-T...
by Staff reporter

Former Bosso player assaulted at Highlanders offices

15 May 2013 | 5265 Views
FORMER Highlanders striker Simbarashe Gate was allegedly attacked on Monday evening by unidentified people at the Highlanders offices.Gate had gone to the club offices to find out about his $2...
by Sikhumbuzo Moyo

Zanu-PF mole assaulted at MDC-T headquarters

22 March 2013 | 2387 Views
MDC-T co-ordinator for policy and research Mr Fortune Gwaze was assaulted on Wednesday at the party's headquarters at Harvest House by rogue party youths as intra-party violence and factionalism grips...
by Staff reporter

BBC news crew assaulted in Zimbabwe

15 March 2013 | 3771 Views
The Movement for Democratic Change led by Morgan Tsvangirai alleges that a British Broadcasting Corporation Africa correspondent, Andrew Harding,  and nine of its members were this afternoon as...
by MDC-T

Zim man bashed with a baseball bat in SA

23 February 2013 | 3196 Views
CAPE TOWN - Police are searching for two young men who beat up an ice cream vendor with a baseball bat on Sea Point Promenade on Wednesday afternoon.Luke Dausi (22) was knocked unconscious an...
by Staff Reporter

Woman assaulted over uncle's sex debt

31 January 2013 | 4815 Views
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.Winnet Sibanda of...
by Staff reporter

Man assaulted with a brick over $4 debt

19 September 2012 | 107 Views
A BULAWAYO man is lucky to be alive when a teenager who owed him $4 assaulted him with a brick over the debt.Mr Bekezela Ngulube (29), of 2353 Emakhandeni suburb and employed as an electrician...
by Staff reporter

Man thoroughly beaten by police for calling them dogs, sons of prostitutes

05 September 2012 | 4647 Views
A Chitungwiza man, who was tortured by police officers in March after allegedly calling them "dogs and sons of prostitutes", has lodged a $50 000 compensation claim.Shorayi George Tambure clai...
by Staff reporter

Homosexual man assaulted for sodomising minors

04 August 2012 | 267 Views
There was chaos in Bulawayo's Entumbane suburb after a mob chased a suspected homosexual man whom they had caught sodomising two boys in a bushy spot.The man at the centre of the drama, Joseph...
by Staff reporter

Suspected thief fatally assaulted

05 June 2012 | 1242 Views
TWO men from Bulawayo's Selborne Park suburb allegedly fatally assaulted a man whom they suspected to be a thief before dragging the body and dumping it on the street.Police confirmed the inci...
by Staff reporter

Wife assaulted for offering hubby sex instead of food

11 May 2012 | 5792 Views
A woman from Njube suburb in Bulawayo who thought SEX could be a better alternative for food and soften her angry hubby for not preparing supper got a thorough lashing from him.Arthur Muzondo...
by Alois Sibanda

Love triangle, maid (17) fatally assaulted after being caught red handed

11 May 2012 | 348 Views
A HWEDZA schoolteacher reportedly fatally assaulted her teenage maid after catching her being intimate with her husband on their matrimonial bed and hid the body for 12 days.The body was late...
by Staff reporter

'I assaulted my mother for grabbing my manhood' court told

11 May 2012 | 147 Views
A 25 year old man from Binga stunned the courts when he told a magistrate that he assaulted his mother after she grabbed his manhood.Edmore Simaluwa appeared in court on Tuesday facing assaul...
by Ndou Paul

Senior cop assaulted in front of wife

20 April 2012 | 3645 Views
A Bulawayo senior cop was recently assaulted by a group of five men who took turns to humiliate him in front of his wife.Inspector Charles Mupatsi, based at Nkulumane Police Station was walkin...
by Ndou Paul

Man fatally assaulted for raping neighbor's wife

04 April 2012 | 1155 Views
A mob of 10 Chipinge villagers reportedly fatally attacked a man who was caught red-handed raping a neighbour's wife in Musirizwi village in the district.Police this week said no arrest had be...
by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe Army General assaulted, ejected from a Harare bar

26 February 2012 | 1100 Views
HARARE - Zanu-PF's battle to succeed President Robert Mugabe is becoming even nastier with the latest episode being a key ally of the late Solomon Mujuru who was battered in a nightclub brawl with int...
by Staff reporter

Man assaulted by wife's boyfriend

09 February 2012 | 1115 Views
A MARRIED MAN told the court that he was brutally assaulted by his wife's boyfriend.Morgan Mulauzwa told the court that he sustained serious injuries after he was battered by his wife Cinderel...
by Staff reporter

Zesa electricity disconnection official assaulted, ZRP engaged

27 December 2011 | 809 Views
ZESA has reportedly engaged the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) to beef up security of its teams which are disconnecting electricity supplies to defaulting residents in Bulawayo.This was after...
by Staff reporter

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