Tag: Corruption

Marange gem collapse after govt takeover

Marange gem collapse after govt takeover

DIAMOND output at Chiadzwa have plummeted following the take-over of the Marange diamond fields by government early this year. According to Mines minister Walter Chidhakwa, 924,000 carats have been mined since government became the sole shareholder compared to 3,2 million carats in 2015. Chidhakwa said the drop was a result […]

Bona in-law earns $8m from govt project

Bona in-law earns $8m from govt project

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe’s in-law is pocketing a whopping $7, 5 million every month from the government’s contested Dema emergency power plant, legislators were told on Monday. A brother to the husband of President’s daughter Bona, Sakunda fuel company and Glasglow headquartered Aggreko are sharing the proceeds from the project whose […]

Biti savages ‘bank robber’ Chinamasa

Biti savages ‘bank robber’ Chinamasa

FORMER Finance Minister Tendai Biti has launched a scathing attack on his successor Patrick Chinamasa, describing the Zanu PF ministerial appointee as the biggest bank robber the country has ever seen. Biti said at a policy dialogue forum at Dr Ibbo Mandaza’s SAPES Trust recently that Chinamasa had abandoned all […]