MARANGE : HUBBY REMANDED IN CUSTODY

Hatirarami Momberume, has been charged with murder following the death of the 15-year-old girl he impregnated in Marange.

Momberume (26), who works at a farm in Kwekwe, is also being charged with being intimate or performing indecent acts with a young person. Momberume was not asked to plead to murder and being intimate with a minor when he appeared before Mutare regional magistrate Mrs Lucy-Anne Mungwari. Mrs Mungwari remanded him in custody to September 3.

The deceased’s father, Edmore Machaya (45) and his wife Ratchel Mabika (36) were also arrested at Garibold Farm in Kwekwe amid indications they had lied about the girl’s date of birth.

The couple were remanded in custody to 9 September after their bail request was rejected.

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