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Court refuses further remand on Muzawazi

13 May 2016 | 2266 Views
THE State has been ordered to put its house in order after it failed to provide a trial date for former Mutare Town Clerk, Obert Muzawazi who faced allegations of criminal abuse of office involving th...
by Staff Reporter

Council employees steal from employer

24 April 2016 | 1944 Views
TWO Mutare City Council employees were recently hauled before the courts on allegations of stealing tyres worth $400.Manica Post reported that  the duo, Leslie Mushati (31), Cosmas Makore...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

Council employees steal from employer

23 April 2016 | 2174 Views
TWO Mutare City Council employees were recently hauled before the courts on allegations of stealing tyres worth $400.Manica Post reported that the duo, Leslie Mushati (31), Cosmas Makore (37) ...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

Mutare council accused of neglecting residents

14 April 2016 | 1804 Views
Mutare residents have accused the council of failing to deliver services to them.This was revealed by one of the residents  Kenneth Matimaire who said there is a high degree of discontent...
by Stephen Jakes

Woman beaten for probing hubby's relation with maid

19 March 2016 | 4152 Views
Asking her husband to reveal secret communication with their maid landed a Mutare woman thorough beating.Manica Post reported that a man from Westlea medium-density suburb teamed up with his s...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

Mutare to get oil refinary

07 February 2016 | 4796 Views
A LOCAL consortium, Willowton Group, which recently acquired the liquidated Karina Textiles in Mutare has targeted setting up a state-of-the-art oil refinery and soap manufacturing plant by year end....
by Ngoni Dapira

Grisly murder, as Mutare man's privates are found pierced and in pieces

05 February 2016 | 3760 Views
Liberty Dube— A 36-year-old man was on Sunday brutally killed and his body was discovered wi...
by Liberty Dube

Mutare Town Clerk resigns

27 January 2016 | 2893 Views
Mutare Town Clerk, Obert Muzavazi has resigned following mounting pressure from rate payers who last week staged a peaceful demonstration demanding the entire city management to resign.Mr Stea...
by Staff reporter

Demos erupt following council audit

22 January 2016 | 2205 Views
Mutare has been filled with civil protest as demonstrations erupted in the town centre against findings of a recent Government audit which exposed rampant corruption and breakdown of service delivery ...
by Staff Reporter

Transporters call for rehabilitation of Mutare Masvingo Road

08 January 2016 | 1108 Views
Public transporters and motorists in Manicaland have called for the rehabilitation of the busy Mutare–Masvingo highway, which is now an eyesore particularly the stretch from Gudyanga Business Centre...
by Ngoni Dapira

Govt probes Mutare council

03 January 2016 | 486 Views
THE Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing has reportedly sent an audit team to probe Mutare City Council’s payroll, amid reports of ghost workers and allegations that manag...
by Abel Zhakata

Govt probes Mutare City Council payroll over ghost workers

02 January 2016 | 760 Views
THE Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing has sent an audit team to probe Mutare City Council's payroll, amid reports of ghost workers and allegations that managers were rece...
by Abel Zhakata

Man storms into bathroom, watch female neighbour bathing

18 December 2015 | 3082 Views
A Sakubva man - Desmond Kaparinje (28) has been arraigned before the courts for forcibly opening a bathroom door where his female neighbour was undressed and bathing.Kaparinje of OTS section o...
by Staff Reporter

Married man finds lover in rival's arms, jailed for assault

06 November 2015 | 2934 Views
A married 33-year-old Dangamvura man has been jailed for 40 days after assaulting his extra-marital lover using a satellite dish holder after catching her pants down with a new lover. Masimba ...
by Staff Reporter

Talkative wife divorces abusive hubby during court session

30 October 2015 | 3664 Views
A Mutare woman who had endured continuous assaults from her estranged husband divorced the man in the middle of a court session.Sarah Zhuwawo had gone to the Civil Courts seeking a  prote...
by Staff Reporter

Man demands wife back to avoid $103 maintenance for 7 kids

16 October 2015 | 3706 Views
An Odzi man begged the court to have his wife back saying he can't imagine paying $103 she was claiming for the upkeep of their seven children.Peter Mugovera and Mavis Chikunda appeared before...
by Staff Reporter

'I am tired of my violent wife'

13 October 2015 | 5284 Views
A MUTARE man Brian Mutongovera last week appeared before the courts seeking a protection order against his violent wife.Mutongovera told Mrs Anniah Ndiraya that he has had enough of the insult...
by Staff Reporter

Woman with expensive taste dumped by hubby

13 October 2015 | 6192 Views
A ZIMUNYA woman Tsverukai Makaza was dumped by her husband after she secured an expensive room to rent in Mutare.Makaza has approached the Mutare Civil Courts applying for $140 maintenance for...
by Staff Reporter

Man fined for smuggling clothes bales into Zim

06 September 2015 | 1998 Views
A Zimbabwan man who smuggled 28 bales of second-hand clothes from Mozambique has been fined $100.Tawanda Chirango was convicted  when he appeared before Mutare magistrate,  Nyasha Ku...
by Stephen Jakes

Minister Mushohwe at 6s and 7s over indigenisation as economic meltdown bites chefs!

31 August 2015 | 1472 Views
Minister Chris Mushohwe tells his audience in Mutare that there was nothing wrong with Zimbabwe's indigenisation law. Zanu PF has been blowing hot and cold over this law telling would be investors it ...
by Patrick Guramatunhu

Man fined $120 for masquerading as soldier

31 August 2015 | 1773 Views
A man from Chikanga 2 in Mutare  has been fined $129 for masquerading as a soldier  of which failure to pay will see him spending 60 days in jail.Norest Murapa (23) pleaded guilty to...
by Stephen Jakes

Man gets three months for humiliating ex-wife

31 August 2015 | 2004 Views
A man from Chikanga was sentenced to pay $150 or spend three months in jail for humiliating his former wife.Itai Kangwende was convicted on his own plea by Mutare senior magistrate Sekai Chiun...
by Stephen Jakes

Hospital staff in patients abuse storm

30 August 2015 | 1950 Views
OLD Mutare Mission Hospital is in the eye of a storm amid revelations that some medical personnel at the United Methodist Church-run infirmary are ill-treating patients, with the latest case being of ...
by Staff Reporter

Girlfriend 'locks' married man's sexual capabilities

30 August 2015 | 2406 Views
TURNING his back on a girlfriend backfired for a Mutare man who is accusing her of using juju to weaken his sexual capabilities every time he tries to enjoy his conjugal rights with his wife.S...
by Staff Reporter

Small house's mother struck with poo

25 August 2015 | 4676 Views
A MUTARE woman left the court gallery in roars of laughter after she said she was struck with human waste on her blouse by her daughter's rival.Manicas Post reported that Regina Muponda appear...
by Staff Reporter

Strippers rock Mutare

25 August 2015 | 7172 Views
Manica Post has reported that as dirty dancing takes centre stage, Mutareans, generally a conservative society, seem to have adjusted to the new way of life, entertainment wise. The paper rep...
by Staff Reporter

Sports director blamed as Mat South is embarrassingly booted out of youth games

20 August 2015 | 4974 Views
The National Youth Games have kicked off in Mutare with Matabeleland South province not participating in the games after being booted out of the games for failing to pay affiliation fees.Spor...
by Staff Reporter

Mutare woman in trouble for fraud

16 August 2015 | 2843 Views
A woman from Mutare allegtedly duped desperate home seekers of their $2 000 her self in trouble.Annahmore Rupare (35) denied the charges when she appeared before Mutare magistrate, Sekai Chiun...
by Staff Reporter

Woman threatens to kill friend with needles

14 August 2015 | 4036 Views
Mutare Civil Courts gallery was left in stitches after one terrified woman revealed that her ex-best friend was threatening to kill her using juju which involves a full length mirror and a needle amid...
by Staff Reporter

Ex-con seek protection order from neighbours who call him thief

14 August 2015 | 2632 Views
A Chakohwa man who served eight-month prison sentence, has approached the Mutare Civil Courts seeking a protection order from his neighbours whom he claimed were calling him a thief.Taenzanisw...
by Staff Reporter

Sex work dwindles in Mutare

10 August 2015 | 4738 Views
Prostitutes who had camped in Mutare after the dollariastion of the Zimbabwean economy in 2009 have now moved across the border to Mozambique as sex work opportunities have melted and dwindles du...
by Staff reporter

Woman seek protection order against boyfriend's wife

09 August 2015 | 1883 Views
A woman from Mutare was left with no option than to seek a protection order against her boyfriend's wife who continuously insulted and threatened her.She approach Mutare Civil Courts seeking p...
by Staff Reporter

Prison break in Mutare

31 July 2015 | 3920 Views
A Convict escaped from Mutare prisons on Wednesday amid revelations the Mutare Show Grounds were cordoned off  as scores of prison officers  tracked down a convict who escaped and disapp...
by Staff reporter

Villagers store deadly landmines in their homes

21 June 2015 | 4336 Views
Scores of villagers in Burma Valley in Mutare are secretly keeping deadly landmines in their homes saying the explosives contain mercury.An Norwegian NGO had to hold demonstrations in the area...
by Staff Reporter

Man desires to have ten children

13 June 2015 | 5840 Views
IN a bid to justify abusing his wife, a Mutare man said their bone of contention was his desire to have 10 children, something his wife was totally against.Takudzwa Chihota and Dadirai Nem...
by Stephen Jakes

Man disowns wife and child following a protection order appplication

12 June 2015 | 5775 Views
A man from Mutare publicly disowning his wife in court following her application for a protection order against him.The couple had been together for the past 24 years.Claude Uromba...
by Staff Reporter

Pregnant wife torments hubby, issues death threats

22 May 2015 | 4466 Views
A MUTARE man has begged the courts to grant him a protection order against his pregnant second wife he accuses of harassment saying she is a thorn in the flesh.Bernard Samunda told Mrs Ye...
by Staff Reporter

Cheeky man bashes ex-wife at her parent house

15 May 2015 | 4411 Views
A SAKUBVA man in Mutare bashed his ex-wife while she was at her parents' residence accusing her of being a prostitute.Tawanda Ditima (27) of 165 Magrecous Sakubva pleaded guilty to the charges...
by Staff Reporter

Chaos mars Tsvangirai' visit to Mutare

04 May 2015 | 3935 Views
Chaos marred MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai's visit to Mutare on Saturday when some party members turned rowdy after they were barred from attending a provincial council meeting he chaired. Th...
by Staff reporter

Woman keeps uterus in water bucket

27 February 2015 | 4395 Views
IN an incident which has sent chills down the spines of many, a Dangamvura woman who failed to settle her hospital bills after a surgery at the Mutare Provincial Hospital was discharged with part of h...
by Mercy Ngwebvu

Drama as man protests against ruling

31 January 2015 | 4772 Views
MUTARE Civil Court was brought to a standstill this week when a Dora man protested against a protection order made against him by magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora.On his protection order applic...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

'Cannabis cures blindness, Your Worship'

31 January 2015 | 3128 Views
IT was shocking, hilarious as well as disturbing when a partially blind teenager revealed in court that the cannabis (mbanje) he was found in possession of was meant to cure his ailment.Lo...
by Tinashe Hazvide

Woman demands $750 from bus driver

31 January 2015 | 4729 Views
A MUTARE woman shocked the courts when she demanded $750 from her estranged husband who is employed as a bus driver. Ndaizivei Sithole told presiding magistrate Mrs Sharon Chipanga that her husband of...
by Tinashe Hazvide

'I'm not satisfied with one man'

30 January 2015 | 6422 Views
SHE has no regrets of cohabiting with two men in the same room. In actual fact, the woman, Zhula (30), whose real name is Memory Mlambo and a resident of Zimta section of Mutare, claims that her life...
by Liberty Dube

Zanu-PF Mutare recommends Mutasa expulsion

16 January 2015 | 1753 Views
Zanu -PF Manicaland Province yesterday wrote to the Politburo recommending the expulsion of former secretary for Administration Didymus Mutasa for denigrating President Mugabe and the ruling party...
by Staff reporter

Fake dollars hit Mutare

09 January 2015 | 3983 Views
SOME residents in Mutare have fallen prey to cunning fake money peddlers who have offloaded thousands of dollars in counterfeit notes in recent weeks, targeting mostly Ecocash agents and informal busi...
by Liberty Dube

Floods displace five families

19 December 2014 | 2859 Views
Five families have since been relocated from ZIMTA area of Chikanga following a heavy down pour which occurred on Wednesday night in which a 6-year-old child died while more than 150 houses were affec...
by Staff Reporter

Plumtree - Mutare highway almost complete

23 October 2014 | 3232 Views
Rehabilitation of the Plumtree to Mutare highway which began in 2012 is on course to be completed by December with about 90 percent of the project now complete. The project is being financ...
by Staff reporter

Woman undresses husband's lover

11 October 2014 | 4254 Views
A MUTARE cross-border trader allegedly undressed her husband's girlfriend in public and assaulted her with a stick.Brenda Chimana (25) appeared before senior magistrate, Mrs Sekai Chiundura, ...
by Tendai Gukutikwa

Kombi accident, 4 die on the spot

09 October 2014 | 4463 Views
A Ruwa bound kombi overturned killing four people on the stop on Wednesday after one of its tyres burst along Harare-Mutare Road near Mabvuku turn-off.13 passengers were seriously injured and...
by Staff Reporter

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