By Staff Reporter
A 42 year old man from Dangamvura appeared in court after assaulting his tenant for paying rent using Ecocash.
Brighton Chipinge appeared before Mutare Magistrate Tendai Manhibi facing charges of assault and theft and he was remanded to 11 March in custody.
State Prosecutor Perservence Masuku told the court that Chipinge assaulted Evelyn Mukahlera demanding that she pays rent in cash and not through Ecocash.
He pleaded guilty to the assault charge but denied stealing goods from his tenant.