Related Rule
Practice Relating to Rule 160. Statutes of Limitation
Zimbabwe’s Criminal Procedure and Evidence Act (1927), as amended in 1974, provides:
(1) The right of prosecution for murder shall not be barred by any lapse of time.
(2) The right of prosecution for any offence other than murder … shall, unless some other period is expressly provided by law, be barred by the lapse of twenty years from the time when the offence was committed. 
Zimbabwe, Criminal Procedure and Evidence Act, 1927, as amended in 1974, Section 23.