Articles tagged 'sodomy'

Sodomy cases on the rise 28 May 2018 HARARE - Child defilement in relation to sodomy cases are dominating the country's courts. This comes as frustrations of a jobless younger generation, the dereliction of duty by their elders and an unhealthy mental state of the nation have contributed to the increase in these crimes, observers...
Dad in court over sodomising son 21 April 2018 HARARE - A South Africa-based man, 35, has been charged with sodomising his eight-month-old baby. The court heard that in 2016, the man lost sexual appetite for his wife and drew closer to his son. It was alleged that the mother would notice cracks on her son's anus while bathing him. Wh...
Widower up for raping daughter 21 April 2018 HARARE - A 42-year-old Harare man who sexually violated his 11-year-old  daughter following his wife's death has appeared in court. The man (name withheld) was charged with rape when he appeared before Harare magistrate Tilda Mazhande. He was remanded in custody to April 30, and advised to ...
Dad up for raping two daughters, sodomising son 21 March 2018 HARARE - A "perverted" father who allegedly raped his two young daughters and sodomised his son appeared in court yesterday over the horrific sexual abuse. The 37-year-old, who cannot be named to protect his children, started abusing the sisters who are six and nine years old. He is being char...
Driefontein teacher sodomises students 10 August 2014 GWERU - Students at Driefontein Mission in Chirumhanzu are living in fear as a male teacher reportedly sodomised boys at the school. This has resulted in some being infected with HIV, with others passing stool uncontrollably. The teacher (name supplied) who is also in charge of various spor...
MDC 'sodomy' councillor in court 20 May 2014 HARARE - Sydney Chirombe, an MDC councillor in Morgan Tsvangirai’s MDC, charged with sodomy, must not be released on bail because he will commit further offences, a Harare magistrate heard yesterday. Chirombe, 49, is jointly charged with Joseph Muchena, 23, whom the police allegedly caught eng...
Father 'sodomises' two-month-old daughter 10 March 2014 HARARE - A 39-year-old Rugare man allegedly sodomised his two-month-old baby on two occasions when his wife left him nestling their child. Lovemore Sithole was remanded in custody to March 18 when he appeared before Harare magistrate Tendai Mahwe on Friday facing aggravated indecent assault ch...
Prison inmates up for sodomy 19 February 2014 GWERU - Two Wha Wha Prison inmates have been hauled before the courts to answer sodomy charges after they were allegedly caught pants down during recreational time. Pardon Musindo Jumo, 21, and Taurai Pikita, 24, appeared before Gweru magistrate Sithembiso Ncube on Monday to answer allegations...
Highlands landlord's sodomy trial date set 3 February 2014 HARARE - The trial of a Highlands landlord who reportedly sodomised his tenant’s eight-year-old son has been set for March 19. Harare magistrate Vakayi Chikwekwe will be presiding over the trial of Martin Gorge Blair, 32. Blair of Ridgeway South, Highlands, is being charged with aggravated ...
Landlord up for sodomising tenant's son 24 January 2014 HARARE - A Highlands landlord reportedly sodomised his tenant’s eight-year-old son while recording the act. Martin Gorge Blair, 32, of Ridgeway South Highlands, appeared before Harare magistrate Vakayi Chikwekwe charged with aggravated indecent assault and contravening sections of the Censorsh...
Sodomy pastor jailed 20 years 12 November 2013 HARARE - A House of Mana church pastor who sodomised his congregant has been jailed for 20 years. Harare magistrate Fadzai Mtombeni sentenced Tizora Kaitano to an effective 20 years in prison after the court found him guilty of two counts of aggravated indecent assault. Both counts were tre...
Pastor's sodomy trial opens 5 November 2013 HARARE - A Mufakose-based pastor who allegedly developed breasts in an alleged satanism practice before forcing a congregant to sodomise him will be brought for trial today. Tizora Kaitano, a pastor at House of Manna Church, allegedly abused Tendai Tumba before threatening him with death if he...
Cop sodomised 7 September 2013 HARARE - A Harare cop is to testify against his friend whom he alleges sodomised him after a beer binge. His friend Naison Mabhiyi, 29, a Chicken Inn employee has since appeared before a Harare magistrate on indecent assault charges. Prosecutors told the court that Mabhiyi and Abednico Makw...
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...
Norton man jailed 10 years for sodomising girl 31 May 2013 HARARE - A Norton man who sodomised a 12-year-old girl has been sentenced to an effective 10 years in jail for indecent assault in aggravating circumstances. Supa Alufayi made the girl lie on her stomach before abusing her from behind. Magistrate Simon Rogers Kachambwa had sentenced Alufayi to 14...
Man gets 14 years for sodomy 9 May 2013 HARARE - A 22-year-old Kuwadzana man has been sentenced to an effective 14 years in jail after he was found guilty of aggravated indecent assault. Pardon Chikomo would lure his 10-year-old victim to the maize fields in their area and sodomise him. Regional magistrate Hosea Mujaya sentenced Chikom...
Builder gets six years for sodomising boy 21 April 2013 HARARE - A builder at Bob Farm has been sentenced to an effective six years in prison after he was found guilty of aggravated indecent assault. Taipa Katumba, 37, had initially been sentenced to nine years but three were suspended on condition of good behaviour, after he sodomised his son s frien...
Pastor up for sodomy 20 March 2013 MASVINGO - A Chivi pastor who attempted to sodomise a teenage boy appeared before a Chivi magistrate yesterday. Tafadzwa Mutani,31, a Salvation Army pastor, was hauled before magistrate Francis Mapfumo facing charges of attempting to sodomise a 19-year-old boy (name withheld). The boy was shocked...
Cop gets 4 years for sodomy 13 March 2013 HARARE - A Harare police officer will spend the next four years in prison for sodomy. Taruvinga Chadenga was found guilty of aggravated indecent assault. Magistrate Noel Mupeiwa said though 32-year-old Chadenga is married, he sought sexual gratification from someone of the same sex hence deserved...
Sodomy victim mentally affected 19 February 2013 HARARE - A psychiatrist has told the court that a 10-year-old deaf boy who was allegedly sodomised by a bank manager was mentally affected and is now making sexual advances to fellow pupils. Dickson Chibanda, a Harare Hospital Psychiatrist said this yesterday, during the trial of George Wekwete, ...
Man sodomises sleeping vagrant 6 December 2012 HARARE - A Harare man who allegedly sneaked on a mentally retarded vagrant, sodomised him before threatening him with death has been locked in remand prison. John Kazhanje, 42, appeared before magistrate Anita Tshuma yesterday on aggravated indecent assault charges. Prosecutor Tungamirai Chakurir...
Traditional healer gets 8 years for sodomy 2 November 2012 HARARE - A Harare magistrate has jailed a traditional healer who forced a 26-year-old man to sodomise him and ejaculate in his mouth. The traditional healer, who had claimed the sexual act would save the victim s marriage, went further to promise the man a suit as part of goodies for the act. Reg...