HARARE, October 10 (The Source) – President Robert Mugabe on Monday made changes to his cabinet replacing Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa with Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo.
HARARE, October 10 (The Source) – President Mugabe has always hated it when Finance Ministers had minds of their own. In Ignatius Chombo, Mugabe has his yes-man.
HARARE, October 6 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe government on Friday announced a committee to investigate all projects that were undertaken by the Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) in the five-year period between 2011-2016, including the $206 rehabilitation of the Plumtree-Mutare highway, after a forensic… Read More
HARARE, July 27 (The Source) – At a meeting between businesspeople and ministers in 2014, Mike Ndudzo, who has just been appointed new Auditor-General, stood up to rail against Government’s lack of action on corruption. “We appeal to the President’s Office to deal with corruption,… Read More
HARARE, June 30 (The Source) – If anyone needed evidence of why the Auditor-General needs a bigger whip and more teeth, they need to read the section on the Zimbabwe National Road Authority (Zinara) in her 2016 audit. While roads around the country crumble, the… Read More
HARARE, June 23 (The Source) – Four state enterprises and parastatals (SEPs) flouted tender procedures when procuring millions worth of goods and services, according to the Auditor General, Mildred Chiri. The report sheds light on a culture of impunity and lack of accountability that prevails… Read More
HARARE, June 8 (The Source) – Cuthbert Dube broke no law when he took money from poor members of the Public Service Medical Aid Society (PSMAS) and paid himself millions. That is the verdict of the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC), according to reports this week.… Read More
HARARE, May 24 (The Source) – Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) commissioner Gershem Pasi, who has been on suspension since last year, has quit the tax agency, its chairperson Willia Bonyongwe said on Wednesday. Pasi, together with five other top executives, were sent on forced leave… Read More
HARARE, January 25 (The Source) – Zimbabwe remains among the world’s most corrupt countries, according to results of a survey by global watchdog Transparency International released on Wednesday. The southern African nation ranked 154 out of 176 countries on TI’s 2016 Corruption Perception Index (CPI)… Read More
HARARE, November 30 (The Source) – Construction of the Harare-Beitbridge highway is set to start next April after government on Wednesday signed an agreement with the Austrian contractor Geiger international. The highway is Zimbabwe’s busiest and most economically significant, and is part of the North-South… Read More
HARARE, November 18 (The Source) – An overwhelming majority of Zimbabwe’s businesses perceive the police, state procurement board and tax collector to be the country’s most corrupt government agencies, according to a survey conducted by three industry bodies. A recent Transparency International report estimated that… Read More
HARARE, November 8 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe Investment Authority (ZIA) says the perception of Zimbabwe as a highly corrupt country, coupled with economic and political instability make it difficult to attract foreign direct investment (FDI). Chief executive Richard Mubaiwa, told a government sponsored stakeholders… Read More
HARARE, October 18 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s high levels of corruption threaten to break the fragile economy, the chairperson of the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has said, amid revelations that whistleblowers averted the potential loss of $23 million this year alone in graft dealings by… Read More
HARARE, October 14 (The Source) – The European Union Head of Delegation Philippe Van Damme says Zimbabwe needs to address policy inconsistencies and eliminate corruption to unlock funding. “The reforms have to be done in the interests of the people of this country. Look into… Read More