Articles tagged 'pastor'

Pastor jailed 8 months for maintenance arrears 22 June 2017 MUTARE  -  A Pentecostal church pastor, who suspended from church over an alimony row with his ex-wife, has been jailed eight months over $1 250 maintenance arrears. Itai Anderson Gutukunhuwa, 30, of Zore International Ministries, was convicted on his own plea of guilt by magistrate Innocent B...
Mugabe 'death' prophet still in jail 12 March 2017 HARARE - It is turning out to be a very long walk to freedom for activist cleric Patrick Phillip Mugadza, who has been forced to endure yet another painful weekend in jail, after a clerk at the Harare Magistrate's Court decided to play hardball with him. Mugadza's miffed lawyer, Obey Shava, to...
Pastor acquitted from rape charge 14 April 2016 MUTARE - A Methodist Church of Zimbabwe reverend who has been on trial for raping a sick female congregant has been acquitted. Gladman Chauya, 33, who was attached to Mutare circuit and is also married to a pastor within the same church, was freed after a full trial by regional magistrate Livi...
Pastor up for stoning police officers 17 November 2015 HARARE - A Heartfelt Ministries International pastor who was part of a gang of MDC supporters who allegedly stoned police officers in the city centre last week was granted bail yesterday. Stephen Kalima, 32, was jointly charged with Joshua Chigwida, 32, Obert Chirape, 36, David Mazibiye, 45, C...
Salvation Army pastor jailed for sodomy 9 July 2013 MASVINGO – A Chivi pastor who attempted to sodomise a teenage boy he had persuaded to sleep at his house will languish in prison for one year after he was found guilty last Friday. Tafadzwa Mutani (31), a Salvation Army pastor, was slapped with a12-month jail term by Chivi magistrate Francis M...