Articles tagged 'gumbura'

Drama, tears, joy in courts 1 January 2017 HARARE - Tears and joy can best describe the year 2016 as the country’s judicial system became flooded with more dramatic and captivating cases, making it one of the busiest in years. From the dramatic arrest and trial of demonstrators demanding the end to President Robert Mugabe’s rule to the...
Gumbura freedom bid gets boost 18 November 2016 HARARE - Jailed Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura's bid to gain freedom has received a big boost after the High Court set the date for hearing his appeal against a 40-year sentence — 16 months after it had been postponed indefinitely. Gumbura's appeal hearing has been ...
My wives free to remarry: Gumbura 26 May 2016 HARARE - Jailed Independent End Time Message leader Robert Martin Gumbura (pictured) says he has no qualms if any of his wives walks out on him as they have been loyal for more than two years and are only human. Speaking from his jail cell at Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison to ZiFM Stereo Gu...
Chikurubi prison break: Trial date set 18 June 2015 HARARE - Nine Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison inmates accused of masterminding a foiled prison break will stand trial on July 20,a magistrate said yesterday. Robert Martin Gumbura, Blessing Chiduke, 25, Luckmore Matambanadzo, 39, Luck Mhungu,38,Taurai Dodzo, 47, Thomas Chacha, 37, Thulani Ch...
Prison riots political — ZPCS 12 May 2015 HARARE - Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) boss yesterday attributed the prison riots which left five prisoners dead at Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison recently to external political shenanigans meant to discredit President Robert Mugabe's rule. The attempted prison break, oc...
Gumbura has case to answer 16 July 2014 HARARE - Convicted Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura has a case to answer on his fresh rape charge, a Harare magistrate said yesterday. Magistrate Fadzai Mtombeni dismissed Gumbura’s application for discharge at the close of the State case because a prima facie case ha...
Gumbura's fresh rape trial continues 2 July 2014 HARARE - The trial of jailed Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura on a fresh rape charge continued yesterday with the State leading its second witness, the complainant’s uncle. Francis Phiri, who lived with the woman sometime in 2009, frustrated the trial as he could not ...
'My wife slept with Gumbura' 12 April 2014 HARARE - A disgruntled man has accused his wife of having sexual intercourse with jailed Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura and seven other church members. Romeo Ezra yesterday told Harare Civil Court magistrate Tafadzwa Muvhami that his wife, Octavia was told by church...