Articles tagged 'augustine chihuri'

Chihuri must come back home and clear his name 17 May 2018 HARARE - Former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri has been sucked in a number of controversies ever since he was retired from the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) in December last year. Unlike his predecessors who retired quietly, Chihuri is being hounded left, right and centre since...
Chihuri's woes mount 15 May 2018 HARARE - Two police officers facing theft charges have sensationally claimed in court papers that former commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri looted substantial amounts of money of while still serving as the top Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) cop. William Katayi, 37, a sergeant, is being joi...
Chihuri holed up in Malawi 22 April 2018 HARARE - Former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, pictured, whose world is collapsing around him, reportedly sought and found refuge at his wife's family home in Malawi where he is said to be nursing an undisclosed ailment, the Daily News on Sunday has heard. Once ousted president...
Chihuri seeks refuge with in-laws in Malawi 22 April 2018 HARARE - Former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, pictured, whose world is collapsing around him, reportedly sought and found refuge at his wife's family home in Malawi where he is said to be nursing an undisclosed ailment, the Daily News on Sunday has heard. Read full story in to...
Chihuri shouldn't behave like a fugitive 16 April 2018 HARARE - The whereabouts of former Zimbabwe Republic Police commissioner general Augustine Chihuri have remained a mystery after he twice failed to appear before the parliamentary portfolio committee on Mines and Energy. When he appeared before the committee on Mines and Energy, his successor ...
“Police destroyed diamond miner” 12 April 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) played a crucial role in destroying diamond mining firm Gye Nyame Resources (Gye Nyame) after they looted the company's diamonds worth over $10 million, people familiar with the matter has said. Gye Nyame is one of the six companies that were merged ...
ZRP hunts for Chihuri 24 March 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) is failing to locate former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, who has twice failed to appear before Parliament, the Daily News can report. This was revealed by his successor, Godwin Matanga, when he appeared before the on-fire parliament...
ZRP hunts for former commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri 24 March 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) is failing to locate former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, who has twice failed to appear before Parliament, the Daily News can report. Read full story in today's paper. [GoogleAd]
Report details soft coup 18 March 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's military neutralised former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri and former Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs minister Happyton Bonyongwe after they became a political threat by opposing the November soft coup that ousted Robert Mugabe, a comprehensive report o...
Chihuri snubs Parly hearing 17 March 2018 HARARE - Former Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri failed to appear before a parliamentary panel yesterday which was looking into the illegal deployment of police officers and their ruthless conduct in the Chiadzwa diamond fields. The parliamentary portfolio ...
Chihuri home shooting suspect on the run 1 March 2018 HARARE - A policeman who torched the house of ex-police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri before exchanging fire with heavily armed soldiers is on the run. Hardlife Maukazuva, 27, absconded the Harare Magistrates Court's jurisdiction after failing to pitch up for commencement of trial yes...
'How sneaky G40's final push, power-grab plan collapsed' 23 February 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF'S deposed generation 40 (G40) faction was “within touching distance” of snatching the party's presidency amid revelations that its vile plan included the capture of several strategic institutions, including public media, just days before the ex-liberation movement's December 15 e...
Gen Matanga; the real work has just begun 14 February 2018 HARARE - On Monday, President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced the appointment of Godwin Matanga as the substantive commissioner-general of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP). Before his appointment, Matanga was the acting commissioner-general, a position he found himself in after Augustine Chihur...
Chihuri, wife face arrest 5 February 2018 HARARE - Retired police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri along with his wife, Isabel, face arrest over theft claims that have been made to the police by a local businessman. Bigboy Pachirera who alleges that Chihuri impounded five of his motor vehicles and fraudulently changed ownership ...
Chihuri car case — Fresh details emerge 1 February 2018 HARARE - A lawyer representing Harare businessman Bigboy Pachirera, who is demanding $2,9 million from retired police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri, has revealed how he was approached with a settlement plan to return some of the property allegedly forcibly taken by the ex-police boss. ...
Parly calls for Mpofu, Supa probe 19 January 2018 HARARE - The National Assembly has ratcheted up pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa, calling on him to take action against Cabinet ministers accused of improper conduct. Led by Mabvuku Tafara Member of Parliament James Maridadi, the lawmakers were seething with anger on Wednesday over Mna...
Chihuri case: Summons filed 13 January 2018 HARARE - Harare businessman Bigboy Pachirera has formally filed a lawsuit against embattled retired police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri amid claims that the former police boss impounded five of his cars and later changed ownership into his name. Pachirera has listed Chihuri, his wife...
Chihuri in posh vehicles scandal 11 January 2018 HARARE - After 23 years of enforcing law and order as the country's top policeman, the tables have been turned against former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri who is being accused of impounding five cars and later changing ownership into his name while still heading the Zimbabwe Repu...
Chihuri in luxury cars scandal 11 January 2018 HARARE - After 23 years of enforcing law and order as the country's top policeman, the tables have been turned against former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri who is being accused of impounding five cars and later changing ownership into his name while still heading the Zimbabwe Repu...
Chihuri residence attacker remanded in custody 6 January 2018 HARARE - A policeman accused of torching former police commissioner-general Augustine Chihuri's house before exchanging fire with soldiers was on Thursday remanded in custody to January 16. Hardlife Maukazuva, 27, made his first appearance at the Harare Magistrates' Court in December, facing c...
Police apology noted but... 22 December 2017 HARARE – One of the key determinants to passing a character test is being able to admit your mistakes and apologising. That is extremely difficult. Not many can do it. But the Zimbabwe Republic Police did it. That is commendable. In making the apology to the nation on Wednesday, ac...
We're sorry: Police 21 December 2017 HARARE - The under-fire Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has pledged to mend its ways in the wake of sharp criticism over its excesses, which could have influenced Executive's decision to retire long-serving police chief, Augustine Chihuri.
Police boss Chihuri booted out 19 December 2017 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday effectively ended police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri's 24-year tenure as boss of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) by sending the top cop on leave pending retirement as he rang several changes to the security sector in a major shake-up. ...
Chihuri booted out 19 December 2017 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday effectively ended police Commissioner-General Augustine Chihuri's 24-year tenure as boss of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) by sending the top cop on leave pending retirement as he rang several changes to the security sector in a major shake-up. ...
Chihuri ordered to reinstate Indian brothers 18 December 2017 HARARE - Police boss Augustine Chihuri has been accused of discriminately firing three Indian police officers without conducting any disciplinary action — a move which has been slammed by the High Court. In an application seeking reversal of their job terminations Yakub, Imraan and Zunad Musa ...