Crimes & Courts – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com Zimbabwe News and Internet Radio Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:44:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 http://nehandaradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cropped-Nehanda-Radio-Favicon-512-32x32.jpg Crimes & Courts – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com 32 32 Albinism is not a curse, say albinos at murdered girl’s funeral http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/21/albinism-is-not-a-curse-say-albinos-at-murdered-girls-funeral/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/21/albinism-is-not-a-curse-say-albinos-at-murdered-girls-funeral/#comments Sun, 21 Oct 2018 10:23:46 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196221 People with albinism and other mourners listen to proceedings during the funeral of kidnapped and murdered albino girl Gabisile Shabane and Nkosikhona Ngwenya in Emalahleni in Mpumalanga. Picture: ANA/Balise Mabona

Two organisations fighting for the rights of people with albinism on Saturday appealed to members of the public to protect and treat albinos like any other people.

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Police have launched a manhunt for two men who allegedly shot and killed two security guards at Maponya Mall in Soweto last week. http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/21/police-have-launched-a-manhunt-for-two-men-who-allegedly-shot-and-killed-two-security-guards-at-maponya-mall-in-soweto-last-week/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/21/police-have-launched-a-manhunt-for-two-men-who-allegedly-shot-and-killed-two-security-guards-at-maponya-mall-in-soweto-last-week/#comments Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:04:10 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196184 Pictures of the two gunmen with their distinctive tattoos had also been shared widely on social media

A family of a South Africa-based Zimbabwean security guard is reeling from the shock of witnessing his tragic last moments, as they stumbled on a viral video of his fatal shooting on social media. a

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Posa ruling gets more backing http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/posa-ruling-gets-more-backing/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/posa-ruling-gets-more-backing/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 16:54:26 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196135 Riot police enter the Bronte hotel, where Mr Chamisa had been due to speak (AP)

The Constitutional Court(Con-Court)’s landmark court ruling against draconian protests legislation opens a new chapter for human rights, Amnesty International has said.

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Machete wielding gang members nabbed for ‘assaulting’ cops http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/machete-wielding-gang-members-nabbed-for-assaulting-cops/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/machete-wielding-gang-members-nabbed-for-assaulting-cops/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:33:51 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196099 File picture of a man holding his machete

Two of the 12-man machete wielding gang that assaulted cops and destroyed six police bicycles, have been arrested.Prince Moyo (24) and Descent Moyo (26) both from Spitzop North suburb in Gwanda, were not asked to plead when they appeared before Gwanda magistrate Ms Nomagugu Ncube facing robbery, malicious damage to property and assault charges.

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$87k is small money, says Ginimbi after bar fraud http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/87k-is-small-money-says-ginimbi-after-bar-fraud/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/87k-is-small-money-says-ginimbi-after-bar-fraud/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:22:54 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196094 Ginimbi at his Club Sankayi

Controversial businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure says he remains unfazed by the $87 000 his Club Sankayi nightspot was defrauded of by a patron saying it is pocket money for him.

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Second Esigodini murder suspect arrested http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/second-esigodini-murder-suspect-arrested/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/second-esigodini-murder-suspect-arrested/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:12:31 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196091 Youths wave placards denouncing violence and demanding justice as they march in front of a hearse in the streets of Habane suburb during the funeral of Nkosizwile Ndlela in Esigodini. — Pic by Fortunate Muzarabani

Police have arrested a second suspect in the murder of an Esigodini man, Mr Nkosi Ndlela (26), who was killed while walking home with his fiancée last week.

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Kenya’s ex-sports minister charged over Rio Olympics graft http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/kenyas-ex-sports-minister-charged-over-rio-olympics-graft/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/kenyas-ex-sports-minister-charged-over-rio-olympics-graft/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 06:31:19 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196084 Hassan Wario

Kenya’s ambassador to Austria Hassan Wario and two others have been charged over allegations of embezzling of funds during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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EcoCash fraudster jailed http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/ecocash-fraudster-jailed/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/ecocash-fraudster-jailed/#respond Sat, 20 Oct 2018 06:06:22 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196076 File picture of EcoCash agents

A 22-year-old man has been jailed for an effective two years for using an edited EcoCash message to defraud a local businessman.

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Double murder, suicide. . . Zim pastor at Chiza church ‘poisons’ daughters, himself in South Africa http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/double-murder-suicide-zim-pastor-at-chiza-church-poisons-daughters-himself-in-south-africa/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/double-murder-suicide-zim-pastor-at-chiza-church-poisons-daughters-himself-in-south-africa/#comments Sat, 20 Oct 2018 03:17:38 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196047 The late Pastor Precocious Mpofu

A pastor from Nkulumane suburb poisoned his two daughters before killing himself in South Africa where the family was based citing marital and other problems.

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Turkish officials raced to intercept Saudi plane after suspecting Jamal Khashoggi had been killed http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/turkish-officials-raced-to-intercept-saudi-plane-after-suspecting-jamal-khashoggi-had-been-killed/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/20/turkish-officials-raced-to-intercept-saudi-plane-after-suspecting-jamal-khashoggi-had-been-killed/#comments Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:54:14 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196033 Turkish officials suspected within hours of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance that he had likely been killed and raced to Istanbul airport to intercept a private Saudi plane that was waiting to take off, CNN has learned.

Turkish officials suspected within hours of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance that he had likely been killed and raced to Istanbul airport to intercept a private Saudi plane that was waiting to take off, CNN has learned.

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Omotoso’s church still operating amid calls to shut it down http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/omotosos-church-still-operating-amid-calls-to-shut-it-down/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/omotosos-church-still-operating-amid-calls-to-shut-it-down/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:49:18 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196027 Controversial Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso appears at the Port Elizabeth High Court on October 10 2018 (Picture Eugene Coetzee/The Herald-South Africa)

A civil society group calling itself Nelson Mandela Bay Citizens Unity held a briefing in Port Elizabeth on Friday calling for the total shutdown of televangelist Pastor Tim Omotoso’s church, Jesus Dominion International, this coming Sunday.

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Man sues Tsvangirai estate http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/man-sues-tsvangirai-estate/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/man-sues-tsvangirai-estate/#comments Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:09:20 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196008 The late Morgan Tsvangirai seen here with his wife Elizabeth

The late MDC president Morgan Tsvangirai’s estate has been hauled before the High Court over the late founding leader’s alleged failure to pay a man who claims to have helped the opposition leader stitch a coalition deal for the 2013 general elections.

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Village Inn exonerates Mandiwanzira http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/village-inn-exonerates-mandiwanzira/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/village-inn-exonerates-mandiwanzira/#respond Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:58:51 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196006 Zanu PF cabinet minister and legislator, Supa Mandiwanzira is the major shareholder in AB Communications

Lawyers representing Village Inn, a hotel in Nyanga, and judicial manager Shepherd Chimutanda have denied allegations of a forceful take-over of the hotel by Tatipano Properties, a firm linked to Nyanga South member of the National Assembly Supa Mandiwanzira.

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‘Chigumba tweet’ saga: Court okays Shadaya retrial http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/chigumba-tweet-saga-court-okays-shadaya-retrial/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/chigumba-tweet-saga-court-okays-shadaya-retrial/#comments Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:53:22 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=196005 Night Tawona Shadaya, 25, initially pleaded guilty after he was charged with criminal insult charge for retweeting a message besmirching Chigumba in the aftermath of the hotly-contested July 30 elections.

A Harare magistrate has ordered the retrial of a former Midlands State University student accused of retweeting a message denigrating Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba.

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‘Ruling to open floodgates of demos’ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/ruling-to-open-floodgates-of-demos/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/10/19/ruling-to-open-floodgates-of-demos/#comments Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:13:24 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=195999 Anger: Supporters of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change party (MDC) of Nelson Chamisa burn an election banner with the face of Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Harare

The landmark Constitutional Court (Con-Court) ruling declaring unconstitutional the draconian Public Order and Security Act (Posa) is likely to open floodgates of protests, as agitated Zimbabweans are itching to get into the streets to express their discontent over the increasingly failing economy, analysts, unions and opposition groups have said.

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