Factionalism continues to rear its ugly head within the Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front with the Harare province recommending the expulsion of recently sworn in Minister of State for Harare Metropolitan province, Miriam Chikukwa because she was one of the kingpins of the G40 faction that supported former first lady Grace Mugabe.
Zimbabwe’s mining sector requires at least $392 million in working capital to sustain operations in 2018, up from the $211 million which was invested this year, an industry survey has revealed.
The Movement for Democratic Change has welcomed the resignation of Justice Rita Makarau as chair of the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission and said it hoped that the new chair would be independent and impartial.
Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa says one of the ways to fight corruption in the country will be to have life-style audits of Zimbabwe Revenue Authority personnel.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed Zimbabwe’s ambassador to South Africa and Lesotho Isaac Moyo as the country’s intelligence boss.
Former Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo who is facing a raft of corruption charges, was yesterday remanded to 8 January next year.