Constitutional Court to rule on Zuma rescission application

THE Constitutional Court will on Friday morning hand down judgment in the application to have its earlier decision to sentence former President Jacob Zuma to 15-months in jail for contempt…

Man who shot dead Zupco conductor charged with murder

By ZBC Reporter A 35 year old security guard who allegedly shot dead a ZUPCO conductor in a suspected robbery attempt on Monday this week has been charged with murder.…

Somalia’s president suspends PM’s power to hire and fire officials

MOGADISHU, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has suspended the prime minister’s power to hire and fire officials, he said in a statement on Thursday, escalating a…

Delhi orders ban on pollutive firecrackers ahead of Diwali to ‘save lives’

NEW DELHI, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Delhi authorities ordered a ban on the storage, use and sale of firecrackers in the Indian capital late on Wednesday ahead of the Diwali…

JSC determined to improve access to justice

By ZBC Reporter THE Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has intensified the recruitment of Magistrates at a time when the court system is being decentralised to improve the justice delivery system.…

LATEST NEWS: SA drug mule sentenced for 12 years

By Fungai Jachi A South African drug mule who was apprehended at Robert Mugabe International airport with cocaine worth ZWL$7.8 million has been sentenced to an effective 10 years in…

Top cop’s criminal abuse of office trial kicks off

By Peter Chivhima The trial of Police Commissioner Erasmus Makodza, who is facing charges of criminal abuse of office, kicked off this Monday at the Harare Magistrates Court. The senior…

Mugodhi church leadership wrangle ends

HIGH Court judge Justice Esther Muremba has brought to an end the longstanding leadership wrangle in Mugodhi Apostolic Faith Church. The church was founded by the Tadewu Mugodhi. However, following…

Zim Man Kills Employer In SA, Flees To Zimbabwe

A 28-year-old man from Madzinga village in Honde Valley Manicaland allegedly killed his employer in South Africa, stole R30 000 before fleeing to Zimbabwe. He stands accused of killing his…

Police wage war on illicit beer manufacturing

By Tapiwa Machemedze A 31-year-old Madziwa woman has been arrested for selling illicit beer as the Z.R.P wages war on such activities. Police in Mashonaland Central has stepped up the…