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    Drunk man murders step-son for making noise

    A 45-year-old man in Zaka, Chief Nhema area, is up for murder after he assaulted his 23-year-old stepson to death on allegations that he was “making noise”. Masvingo provincial police spokesperson Inspector Kudakwashe Dhewa confirmed the incident which took place on 9 June. “On 9 June 2021 Tinashe Muube (45) around 11.30PM arrived at his home from Chiromo Business Centre…

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    Zaka village head shot dead while resisting arrest

    MATEMBUDZE Village head Marxwell Matembudze was shot dead by the police at his home in Ward 23, Chief Nyakunuwa area in Zaka after he resisted arrest. Matembudze was among five suspected robbers who raided Lundi business centre on February 11 and robbed two businessmen, Chivi South Zanu-PF parliamentary candidate Munyaradzi Zizhou and Arnold Ncube. The robbers got away with close…

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    Zaka grandpa (81) mauled by hippo while herding cattle

    A Zaka octogenarian has died after he was mauled and trampled by a hippopotamus that charged at him while herding cattle. Police have identified the deceased as Langson Svondero (81) of Mupuwa Village in Nhema communal lands. The raging hippo attacked Svondero inflicting a deep wound on his left leg before repeatedly trampling until he died. Masvingo police spokesperson Inspector…

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