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Nairobi, Kenya (CNN) Kenyan Member of Parliament, Rashid Kassim, has been arrested after being accused of causing “actual bodily harm” to his female colleague, the Kenyan Police Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) said. In a video circulating on social media, MP Fatuma Gedi said she was walking out of the Parliament in Nairobi Thursday morning, […]Continue Reading
Courts
A HOME Affairs ministry official allegedly fondled a 29-year-old Marondera woman who had visited the offices to inquire on her passport on Monday appeared before magistrate Rumbidzai Munemo facing indecent assault charges. Wilbert Mugoni (41), who is attached at the Passport Offices in Marondera pleaded not guilty to the charges after he was dragged to […]Continue Reading
LOCAL
A 37-YEAR-OLD jealous Bindura man is in serious trouble after he assaulted a man who gave his wife a lift. The enraged man then proceeded to set their rented house on fire, destroying property worth over US$23 000, including that of his landlord. Brian John (37), of section 6 at Trojan Mine, Bindura, pleaded not […]Continue Reading
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ESIGODINI resident magistrate Tawanda Muchemwa has been acquitted of assaulting and kidnapping his maid. Muchemwa, through his lawyer Mr Tanaka Muganyi of Tanaka Law Chambers, had denied the charges and applied for a discharge at the close of State case on Tuesday. Harare regional magistrate Mrs Lucie-Anne Mungwari, sitting at the Tredgold Magistrates’ court in […]Continue Reading
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ESIGODINI resident magistrate Tawanda Muchemwa has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his maid using a belt before locking her in a room. The incident allegedly occurred last year in May, but was only reported this year. Muchemwa, through his lawyer Mr Tanaka Muganyi of Tanaka Law Chambers, denied the charges and applied for a discharge […]Continue Reading
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A 35-YEAR-OLD man from Inyathi has been sentenced to 12 years in jail for sodomising his son who is in Grade Four. The man appeared before Bulawayo Regional magistrate Mr Joseph Mabeza facing two counts of aggravated indecent assault. He pleaded not guilty but was, however, convicted after a full trial and was handed a […]Continue Reading