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Men at Murambinda Growth Point in Buhera District are having sleepless nights over a 26-year-old male who has wreaked havoc as he ambushes and rapes unsuspecting males at night. Clad in female apparel and at times donning white garments similar to apostolic church gear, Panganai Tangwena, a skinny former local club wheel spinner, has pounced on unsuspecting males and many men are no longer comfortable to stroll during the night
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Bulawayo vendors fighting for water used to wash corpses

In a bizarre case of trying to increase sales and the turnover rate for their businesses, two Lobengula street vendors fought over dirty water acquired from dead bodies (corpses) in a local funeral parlour, which they use to attract clients. The two who were identified as Viola Tshuma and Molene Hadebe, fought a fierce battle, after Hadebe, took a bigger portion of the dead corpse water before the arrival of her colleague. ...
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Gokwe woman beaten up by a goblin for putting course salt in bath

A woman from Mairoisi Village in Gokwe who had reportedly deserted her homestead after a goblin thoroughly bashed her for attempting to kill it by putting coarse salt in its "bathing water" is having the last laugh as she is set to receive compensation from her in-laws....
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A Njube crash landed naked witch claims to have dropped from heaven

An elderly woman who was found undressed near a house in Njube suburb on Monday morning in a suspected foiled witchcraft expedition stunned residents and passersby when she claimed that she was from heaven....
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Bulawayo man arrested for grooming stepdaughter into prostitution

A man from Bulawayo's New Magwegwe suburb allegedly turned his 15-year-old step-daughter into a prostitute after he would give her money after forcing himself on her....
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Male organs of a rape suspect disappear during medical examination

A 21-year-old suspected hermaphrodite from Gokwe North, who is facing rape charges, is giving police a torrid time after his private parts “mysteriously changed” to female sex organs during medical examinations meant to ascertain the crime. ...
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Mutare school girls caught smoking weed

Seven schools girls from Dangamvura and St Joseph’s high schools were last week arrested by the police after they were caught red-handed smoking marijuana in the high-density suburb....
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  • Macheso faces defamation of character lawsuit from ex-wife

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    Sungura musician Alick Macheso faces a $300,000 defamation lawsuit after his ex-wife Fortunate 'Tafadzwa' Mapako said she has sent a letter of demand in pursuit of damages caused by her former husband's 'unrelenting malicious attacks' on her reputation following paternity results.
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  • A Harare woman's Bizzare 10 years pregnancy ends up with two still borns

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    In a suspected case of witchcraft, a Harare woman allegedly produced two babies through a tumour that had grown in her tummy for more than a decade. Sarudzai Kufandirori (48) said since 2001 her stomach was bulging although doctors confirmed that she was not pregnant and her skin started changing as if she had once suffered burns.
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  • Gweru Street kids in court for rapping a woman

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    Two street kids were yesterday arraigned before the courts after they allegedly raped and robbed a woman in Gweru. The two, a minor aged 17 and Taurai Chigavakava, 18, who have no known address, pleaded not guilty when they appeared before magistrate Sithembiso Ncube who then remanded them in custody to 11 July for trial.
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  • Huge number of Zimbabwean journalists confirm to be gay

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    Zimbabwean journalists regularly report President Robert Mugabe’s all too frequent rants against homosexuality, but little is said of the 50 or so members of the local press pack who are gay and silently suffering victimisation in the country’s newsrooms.
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  • Filght delayed as SAA pilot goes nude at Harare interational airport

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    A South African Airways pilot was arrested yesterday after he caused a scene when he stripped to his undergarment at the Harare International Airport protesting security procedures by authorities.
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  • Hackers bleeding telecel's profits

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    Telecel says it is losing millions of dollars annually through criminal activity where international syndicates are hacking and fraudulently using their network with unlicensed devices.
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  • Story of a successful Zimbabwean gold panner

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    The life of a gold panner or “mukorokoza” reads like that difficult moment when a parent has to convince their child to eat their vegetables. In popular culture, gold panners are perceived to be the scum of the earth, what with their reputation for excessive alcoholism, unruly behaviour, well-documented sexual excesses and extravagant lifestyles.
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  • Form Four student stones teacher

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    A Form Four student at Chilisa Secondary School in Hwange allegedly stoned his 22-year-old teacher for ordering him to leave class
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  • Mayoress beats woman over hubby

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    Police in Gweru arrested and briefly detained Gweru Mayoress, Ms Shamiso Gwari, on allegations of assaulting a neighbour .
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  • Cop in extra-marital affair with gold miner's wife

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    A policeman based at the CID HQ in Bulawayo has allegedly snatched a gold miner’s wife, resulting in the couple’s marriage irretrievably breaking down.
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