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Zim carer defrauded UK widower of £300k

A 45 year old Zimbabwean care worker in the United Kingdom was this week found guilty of defrauding a vulnerable widower she was supposed to be looking after by stripping his estate of about £300,000. Reports say Nozizwe Mlotshwa, who lives…

Deported Zimbabwean war vet sent back to UK

A 50 year old Zimbabwean war veteran deported to South Africa by UK immigration authorities on the 11th of August this year was swiftly returned back to the United Kingdom following legal intervention. Nelson Ngwenya otherwise known as…

20 000 Zimbabweans face deportation from UK

More than 20 000 Zimbabwean asylum seekers whose applications were rejected could be deported by the end of the year if plans by the British coalition government are pushed through. This week the UK Border Agency sent a fact finding mission…

Zimbabwean egg smuggler jailed in the UK

An ex-member of the Rhodesian SAS who tried to smuggle rare eggs worth £70,000 to Dubai has been jailed for 30 months. Jeffrey Lendrum, 48, from Towcester, Northamptonshire, was caught with 14 peregrine falcon eggs that were placed in socks…

Woman charged with HIV crimes in Canada

A ZIMBABWEAN woman will stand trial in a Canadian court on September 13 after being charged with failing to inform a sex partner that she is HIV positive. Nyaradzo Victoria Zvidzayi, 32, was arrested on Tuesday, August 10, and charged with…