Tag: Corruption

Zanu PF MP faces arrest over $16k donation

Zanu PF MP faces arrest over $16k donation

OUSTED Zanu PF Masvingo provincial chairman and Zaka East MP Paradzai Chakona faces arrest after fellow party members filed charges against him on allegations of looting party donations and resources, a party official said. Zanu PF provincial spokesperson Ndava said this while addressing journalists on Sunday. He said Chakona’s fate both […]

‘Govts not doing enough to fight corruption’

‘Govts not doing enough to fight corruption’

MOST Africans say corruption has risen in the past 12 months and most governments are seen as failing to stop the abuse of power by senior officials engaged in corrupt activities, according to a new opinion poll by Transparency International. In the report entitled “People and Corruption: Africa Survey 2015, part […]

British envoy urges 2018 C/Wealth return

British envoy urges 2018 C/Wealth return

BRITISH ambassador to Zimbabwe Catriona Laing has urged Harare to reconsider inviting back election observers from Commonwealth countries in efforts to ensure more transparency in the conduct of local elections. Laing was joined by EU ambassador Philippe Van Damme and Australian ambassador Suzanne McCourt during a panel discussion at Dr. […]

Soldiers, police thwart MDC-T demo

Soldiers, police thwart MDC-T demo

SOLDIERS and police were reportedly deployed in rural Chiendambuya in Makoni North where they were allegedly instilling fear among villagers following an application by the MDC-T to stage an anti-President Robert Mugabe demonstration yesterday. This followed a recent demonstration by MDC-T supporters who defied a police ban to protest. The […]