Articles tagged 'joseph musakwa'

Police ordered to pay back $1,5m exhibit money 18 August 2016 HARARE - High Court judge Joseph Musakwa yesterday ordered the police to reimburse a Mutare-based businessman $1, 5 million — equivalent to Z$46 billion — which they seized from him following his 2008 arrest on theft charges. This comes after Tendai Blessing Mangwiro won a Supreme Court applic...
Mphoko's $50m suit against Daily News thrown out 24 March 2016 HARARE - The High Court yesterday threw out with costs Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko's $50 million defamation claim against Associated Newspapers of Zimbabwe (ANZ) — the publishers of the market-leading Daily News, the Daily News on Sunday and the WeekendPost.
Hubby axes wife, baby 6 April 2014 HARARE - A High Court judge has denied bail to a Marondera man who allegedly fatally axed his wife and two-month-old baby following a long-standing dispute over money. High Court Judge Joseph Musakwa yesterday denied Charles Caleb Bonyongwe bail, after ruling that it was not proper to release ...
Gumbura bail: Judge reserves decision 6 April 2014 HARARE - High Court judge Joseph Musakwa has reserved ruling in an application for bail pending appeal filed by Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura, currently serving 40 years in prison for rape. Musakwa said he needed time to consider submissions filed by Gumbura’s lawy...
High Court hears Gumbura bail appeal today 26 March 2014 HARARE - High Court Judge Joseph Musakwa is today expected to hear an application for bail filed by jailed Independent End Time Message founder Robert Martin Gumbura. Gumbura, who is currently serving a 40-year prison term, appealed to the High Court last week, after Harare regional magistrate...
Tough bail conditions for Air Zim bosses 12 March 2014 HARARE - High Court judge Joseph Musakwa has ordered ex-acting Air Zimbabwe (Private) Limited (Air Zimbabwe) chief executive officer Innocent Mavhunga to report twice a day to the police, cede his title deeds and travelling documents as part of their set bail conditions. Mavhunga, is jointly c...
Insanity saves Bindura man from gallows 30 October 2013 HARARE - A Bindura man has escaped the hangman's noose after the court found him not guilty of murdering his step grandmother. Lawrence Musanjiko walked free after High Court Judge Joseph Musakwa established that circumstances showed that he was mentally disturbed at the time he allegedly comm...
Chitungwiza businessman gets 5 years for murder 11 February 2013 HARARE - High Court judge Joseph Musakwa has slapped a Chitungwiza businessman with a five-year jail term for shooting and killing a commuter omnibus conductor over 5 Rand change. Lazarus Tichatonga Mabika, however, escaped a lengthy custodial sentence after Musakwa found him guilty on a lesser c...