WE ARE AT BREAKING POINT : JUDGES

The workload facing judges has reached breaking point, affecting the bench’s capacity to timeously dispense with cases requiring determination, a High Court judge has said.

Justice Tawanda Chitapi said it was an open secret that the higher court opera…

The workload facing judges has reached breaking point, affecting the bench’s capacity to timeously dispense with cases requiring determination, a High Court judge has said. Justice Tawanda Chitapi said it was an open secret that the higher court operated under immense pressure due to increased workload. He made the remarks while delivering judgment in a dispute over a residential stand in

WIDOW LOSES $40K IN CARD CLONING SCAM

A Bulawayo widow lost more than $40 000 after a Harare man allegedly cloned her late husband’s bank card and went on to conduct illegal point of sale (POS) transactions at various retail outlets.

Timmy Kuzhangaira (27) of Sunningdale suburb yesterda…

A Bulawayo widow lost more than $40 000 after a Harare man allegedly cloned her late husband’s bank card and went on to conduct illegal point of sale (POS) transactions at various retail outlets. Timmy Kuzhangaira (27) of Sunningdale suburb yesterday appeared before Bulawayo magistrate Mr Tinashe Tashaya facing fraud charges. He was granted $500 bail and remanded to March 20 for trial.

BROKE ZIFA BLOWS R600 000 ON SA JUNKET

DEBT-ridden Zifa allegedly blew over half a million rand in allowances for a 12-member entourage that went for a five-day capacity-building and benchmarking interactive workshop at the South African Football Association.

The 12 officials, who left t…

DEBT-ridden Zifa allegedly blew over half a million rand in allowances for a 12-member entourage that went for a five-day capacity-building and benchmarking interactive workshop at the South African Football Association. The 12 officials, who left the country on February 19 and returned on February 23, each received varying amounts ranging between US$700 and US$1 000 per day. This translated

ANTHRAX OUTBREAK HITS PRISON FARM

THE Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has recorded an anthrax outbreak at its Mutare Farm Prison which officials said can manage to contain. The disease is said to have killed pigs at the farm prison.

ZPCS Manicaland spokesperson Mr …

THE Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) has recorded an anthrax outbreak at its Mutare Farm Prison which officials said can manage to contain. The disease is said to have killed pigs at the farm prison. ZPCS Manicaland spokesperson Mr Liberty Mhlanga said they discovered the outbreak at their farm sometime two weeks ago. He said they took the affected pigs into quarantine in a