Articles tagged 'choppies'

Is Mphoko's world crumbling? 9 December 2018 HARARE - Former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko's world is crumbling down following his fall from grace in November last year. The diplomat could just be on the verge of losing what many consider to be a key asset in his portfolio — Choppies Enterprises. Choppies is a retail chain whose r...
breaking ... Former VP Mphoko's son jailed 6 December 2018 BULAWAYO - Siqokoqela, son to former VP Phelekezela Mphoko, was today sent to prison after he violated his bail conditions. Mphoko was jailed when he appeared in court for a routine remand hearing in a case he is facing charges of $80 000 fraud and theft at Choppies outlets. Part of his bai...
Choppies battle takes new twist 25 November 2018 HARARE - Nananvac Investments Private Limited has sent a memo disassociating itself from former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko and his son Siqokoqela following the on-going battle over control of Choppies Enterprise Zimbabwe. Nanavac chief executive officer, Ramachandran Ottapathu, recently...
SOUTHERN NEWS | Mphoko slowly losing Choppies' battle 5 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko is slowly but surely losing grip on the ownership and control of supermarket chain Choppies Zimbabwe, run by Nanavac Investments. Choppies entered the Zimbabwean market in 2013 in a partnership between a local investment Nanavac which had a 5...
Mphoko's son 'defrauds' Choppies 1 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko's Choppies empire is falling apart after his son Siqokoqela, 40, was yesterday dragged to court for defrauding the shop of over $51 000. This comes after Siqokoqela's wife Nomagugu, 36 was also dragged to court on almost similar charges by Bo...
Mphoko's daughter-in-law up for extortion 21 August 2018 BULAWAYO - Former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko's daughter-in-law is in trouble after she allegedly ordered 15 Choppies Supermarket managers here to unlawfully give her $30 000 cash. This was after Nomagugu Mphoko, 36, allegedly threatened the managers with either dismissal or deportation ...
Choppies Mutare looters in court 30 November 2017 MUTARE – Former vice president Phelekezela Mphoko's Choppies Supermarket here lost $4 700 cash and $700 worth of alcohol when looters targeted it as people celebrated Robert Mugabe's resignation from the presidency on Tuesday last week. Four people accused of the looting have since appeared be...
VP Mphoko's Choppies, church fight over premises 7 May 2015 HARARE - Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko's Choppies Supermarkets are on a collision course with Christlove Church, as the two fight over renting premises in Gweru's Mkoba suburb. The church, through its lawyer Simon Simango, has filed a High Court application seeking to bar Choppies from car...