Tag: Corruption

Controversy over Mugabe son-in-law’s new job deepens

Controversy over Mugabe son-in-law’s new job deepens

Controversy surrounding the hiring of President Robert Mugabe’s son in-law as second in command at the troubled national carrier, Air Zimbabwe, is reportedly  “deepening”, as he is alleged to be under qualified for the post. According to The Standard, it took just 20 working days for Air Zimbabwe to hire Simba […]

Mugabe son-in-law gets top AirZim post

Mugabe son-in-law gets top AirZim post

President Robert Mugabe’s son-in-law, Simba Chikore, has been appointed Air Zimbabwe chief operating officer (COO), effectively becoming second-in-command at the ailing national airline. Not much is known of Chikore or his credentials although he reportedly has an aviation industry background. Chikore married Mugabe’s daughter, Bona in March 2014. AirZim board chairperson […]