- ZIMBABWEAN TWINS, JAILED 14 AND 15 YEARS FOR RAPING AND SEXUALLY ASSAULTING an 11-year-old girl over a period of several months in UK
- ARTISANAL MINERS, ATTACKED AND INJURED EIGHT PEOPLE WITH MACHETES IN ESIGODINI IN A a three-day gold war that saw two alleged gold barons being arrested.
- SO , ZEC CHAIRPERSON JUSTICE PRISCILLA CHIGUMBA HAS A SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH ZANU PF CABINET MINISTER Winston Chitando. This presents a clear conflict of interest: if Zanu PF loses the election her lover will lose his job. She must do the right thing and resign. Ndatenda
- DOMBOSHAVA MAN ( 38) ARRESTED FOR ALLEGEDLY ATTEMPTING to kill his three children by poisoning them.
- BULAWAYO MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULTING WIFE AND SHAVING HER HEAD WITH AN OKAPI KNIFE after she followed him to a sports bet shop to stop him from "wasting money."
In his closing the 17th Zanu pf Annual December Conference, Mnangagwa appointed a new politburo but delayed announcing the Zanu pf’s two new vice presidents saying he would do so in a few days.
Oppah Muchinguri Kashiri – National Chairperson, a position vacant since the party’s 2014 congress.
Obert Mpofu- Secretary for Administration replacing Mugabe’s expelled cousin Ignatius Chombo
Major General Engelbert Rugeje-Secretary for Commissariat, replacing Saviour Kasukuwere.
Marbel Chinomona replaces Dr Grace Mugabe as the Secretary for Women Affairs
Pupurai Togarepi – Secretary for Youth Affairs.
Paul Mangwana- Secretary for Legal Affairs
Patrick Chinamasa -Secretary for Finance
Lovemore Matuke -Secretary for Security.
Victor Matemadanda-Secretary for War Veterans, Ex-Political Detainees and Restrictees
Chris Mutsvangwa-Secretary for Science and Technology, a post one held by expelled Professor Jonathan Moyo.
Simon Khaya Moyo- Secretary for Information and Publicity, Joram Gumbo – Secretary for Education
Cleveria Chizema-Secretary for Health.
July Moyo – Secretary for Transport and Social Welfare
Munyaradzi Machacha now in Politburo as the Principal ofChitepo Ideogical College.
Rtd Major General Sibusisiso Moyo and Rtd Air Marshall Perrance Shiri have been appointed into the Zanu PF Politburo.
By Sibusiso Ngwenya