Articles tagged 'accz'

Christian Counci disowns horror baptism 'prophets' 15 June 2016 HARARE - African Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) has disowned the prophets who caused the death of six children during a baptism that went horribly wrong in Mashonaland East. While presenting a speech on behalf of ACCZ moderator Johanes Ndanga during the ordination of Bishop Simeon Samany...
”Youths did not invade shrine — Police 5 July 2014 HARARE - Police have denied reports that Zanu PF youths have turned the shrine of Johane Masowe weChishanu leader Madzibaba Ishmael Mufani on the outskirts of Harare’s Budiriro high-density suburb into a brick moulding site. Police spokesperson Paul Nyathi, in a statement, said the police carr...
Zanu PF youths seize Johane Masowe shrine 2 July 2014 HARARE - Youths in President Robert Mugabe’s Zanu PF have turned the shrine of Johane Masowe weChishanu leader Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani in Harare’s Budiriro high-density suburb into a brick moulding site. Godfrey Gomwe, Zanu PF provincial youth chairperson for Harare, claimed the sect never ow...
Vapositori challenge placement on remand 2 July 2014 HARARE - Twenty four men from Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani’s Johanne Masowe sect currently facing public violence charges after assaulting police and journalists, have notified the court of their intention to challenge their placement on remand. The group’s lawyer Obey Shava yesterday requested th...
'Vapositori slapped State in the face' 20 June 2014 HARARE - Vice President Joice Mujuru yesterday slammed members of an apostolic sect who battered police officers in Budiriro, describing the action as tantamount to slapping the State in the face. Mujuru said police officers who accompanied representatives of the Apostolic Christian Council of...
More Vapositori granted bail 17 June 2014 HARARE - Fourteen of the 24 members of the Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani’s Johanne Masowe Church have finally walked out of remand prison after initially failing to raise $100 bail, while 10 of their co-accused were granted bail at the magistrates’ courts. The 14 appeared before Harare magistrate D...
Vapositori fail to raise bail 13 June 2014 HARARE - The wives of 24 members of the Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani's Johanne Masowe Church, whose husbands were granted $100 bail at the High Court yesterday, have appealed for financial help to secure their release. Spouses of the freed men are appealing to the public to help them with a total ...
Church leaders slam Masowe violence 12 June 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwean church leaders have slammed the deadly violence that broke out in Budiriro between members of Johanne Masowe weChishanu Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani's sect, Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) officials and the police. The Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations (Z...
Vapositori bail ruling today 12 June 2014 HARARE - The High Court will today rule on a bail application by 24 members of the Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani's Johanne Masowe Church, who are facing charges of assaulting police officers and journalists in Budiriro. The accused, through their lawyer Obey Shava, on Friday approached the High Cou...
Cop uniform joke barber fined 10 June 2014 HARARE - A man who was pictured wearing a Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) official uniform was yesterday fined $100 after the courts found him guilty of criminal nuisance. Robert Boyiboyi, 36, of 5062-113 Street, Warren Park D, pleaded guilty to the charge when he appeared before Harare magistr...
Budiriro apostolic sect shrine deserted 9 June 2014 HARARE - While other apostolic churches in Harare's Budiriro suburb conducted their church services as usual on both Friday and Sunday, members of Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani's Johanne Masowe sect, who attacked police officers a couple of weeks ago, were nowhere to be seen. A visit to the shrine ...
Another vapositori member denied bail 5 June 2014 HARARE - The number of Vapositori  arrested for beating up police officers and journalists last week, is now 28 after one of them was yesterday denied bail. Just like the rest of the Vapositori, who are charged with causing public violence, Ndumiso Moyo, 37, from the Ishamea Mufani-led Johanne...
Vapositori not above the law 5 June 2014 HARARE - Following last week's thrashing of anti-riot police in Budiriro 2 by members of an apostolic sect, questions have been raised over the audacity of the men in white robes in attacking law enforcers. Members of the Johanne Masowe weChishanu sect led by Madzibaba Ishamea Mufani ran amok ...
Gumbura's church summoned 9 February 2014 HARARE - Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) has summoned  incarcerated Robert Martin Gumbura’s church, Independent End Time Message, to review whether to ban the church or allow it to carry its services. Johannes Ndanga, ACCZ president, who suspended the church from carrying out se...
Church cleared of any wrongdoing 15 January 2014 HARARE - The Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) has cleared El-bethel Tabernacle Ministries and its leadership of any wrongdoing, including charges of sexual abuse, engineering forced marriages and equipping junior pastors with martial arts skills to deal with errant congregants. J...
Churches face ban 12 January 2014 HARARE - Hundreds of churches worshiping in the open without sanitary facilities and bank accounts face being banned, as government moves in to bring sanity to the religious sector. On Thursday, churches under the Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) met with the Registrar General’s ...
Thank you ACCZ 26 November 2013 EDITOR — This letter goes to Apostolic Christian Council of Zimbabwe (ACCZ) and its leader Archbishop Johannes Ndanga. I would like to applaud you for banning Robert Gumbura's church Independent End Time Message. I read the article on Friday November 22 in the Daily News with the headline C...