HARARE, January 9 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s graft-busting Auditor-General, Mildred Chisi’s term has been extended after Parliament approved President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s nomination in a move seen as boosting his anti-corruption drive.
HARARE, January 6 (The Source) – Two former Zimbabwean cabinet minister who served under ex-president Robert Mugabe have been charged with corruption, their lawyers said on Saturday, the latest crackdown on officials loyal to Mugabe.
HARARE, December 20 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has pledged to tackle corruption, saying the fight ‘has already begun’ and to ensure that next year’s elections will be credible.
HARARE, December 11 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) says nearly half of the informal sector players engage in corrupt activities to sustain their businesses, showing the extent of graft in the economy.
HARARE, November 27 (The Source) – Former finance minister Ignatious Chombo, who is facing three counts of corruption, was on Monday denied bail after the presiding magistrate ruled that he was a flight risk and will be held in custody until his case in heard… Read More
HARARE, November 25 (The Source) – Former finance minister Ignatious Chombo on Saturday appeared at the magistrate court facing three counts of criminal abuse of office. Appearing before Magistrate Elisha Singano, Chombo applied to present his evidence in camera, citing ‘sensitive’ information. The court declined… Read More
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