Articles tagged 'ginimbi'

'Well-dressed men are treated better' 28 January 2019 HARARE - Celebrities believe local society is visual based; hence better dressed men experience better treatment and service than their shabby colleagues. Those spoken to by the Daily News on Sunday said immaculate dressing is a make or break for every public figure if they do not risk being f...
Of celebs and the courts 6 January 2019 HARARE - A number of high profile celebrities appeared at the courts in 2018 for one reason or the other. Below are some of the personalities that were brought to the courts. Soul Jah Love Dancehall music star Soul Jah Love made a late entry into the hands of the police after a scuffle with a...
Ginimbi sets up reality TV 19 December 2018 HARARE - After testing the popularity waters on Instagram with live videos where he even invited his fans to take part, Genius ‘Ginimbi’ Kadungure, is now going all out, setting up a reality television show. To show how serious he is about the show, the businessman and socialite has hired a pr...
Judge explains decision to grant Ginimbi bail 3 December 2018 HARARE - High Court judge Tawanda Chitapi — who recently freed businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure on bail on his tax evasion charges — has said duty judges have an obligation to hear urgent chamber applications any time, to ensure the smooth flow of the administration of justice...
Ginimbi acquitted in R1m fraud rap 1 December 2018 HARARE - Flamboyant businessman and socialite Genius Kadungure was yesterday acquitted of fraud in a matter he was accused of duping Chegutu West Zanu PF legislator Dexter Nduna of more than R1 million. Ginimbi, as he is popularly known, allegedly also duped Kwekwe-based brothers Enock and Evo...
breaking .... Ginimbi acquitted 30 November 2018 HARARE - Flamboyant businessman and socialite Genius Kadungure has been acquitted of fraud in a matter where he was accused of duping Chegutu West legislator Dexter Nduna of more than ZAR1 million under the pretext of supplying mining equipment. Ginimbi, as he is popularly known, allegedly als...
Seh Calaz calls for Ginimbi's release 23 November 2018 HARARE - Dancehall star Seh Calaz has dropped a song in which he is calling for the freeing of businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure who was arrested for tax invasion. The song titled Free Ginimbi opens with a statement; Free Ginimbi. The song indicates that the economy is in ba...
Ginimbi freed on $1 000 bail 21 November 2018 HARARE - The High Court yesterday granted bail to socialite and businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure charged with prejudicing the government of $3, 5 million through tax evasion. High Court judge Tawanda Chitapi set bail at $1 000 and postponed the case until November 30. Ginimbi would be...
ZIMRA crackdown on rich, famous 21 November 2018 HARARE - The country's rich and famous are quaking in their boots after the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) launched a massive crackdown on tax evaders, as President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government clamps down on rampant corrupt activities that are weighing down the country's economy. [Adz]...
Another night in jail for Ginimbi 20 November 2018 HARARE - Socialite and businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure has spent another night behind bars after High Court Judge Tawanda Chitapi deferred his bail ruling to today. Kadungure is being accused of prejudicing government of $3,5 million through tax evasion. Through his lawyer, Jonathan ...
Ginimbi's 'all-khaki party' 20 November 2018 HARARE - Businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure who spent the weekend in remand prison is now a subject of ridicule on social media. Famous for his expensive, flashy all-white parties meant for the “who is who”, this time around social media is suggesting he holds an “all-khaki p...
High Court to rule on Ginimbi bail today 19 November 2018 HARARE - A High Court judge will issue a ruling today on an application for bail by flamboyant socialite and businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure, who is accused of prejudicing the government of $3,5 million in tax evasion. The 34-year-old gaudy businessman will know his fate today after spe...
Ginimbi arrested over $22 million tax evasion 16 November 2018 HARARE - Controversial businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure was yesterday arrested as he left the Harare Magistrates' Courts on allegations of tax evasion amounting to $22 million. Ginimbi had appeared before Harare magistrate Morgan Nemadire on allegations of defrauding Chegut...
Ginimbi implicates Grace Mugabe for protecting Chivayo 16 November 2018 HARARE - Businessman Genius Kadungure has accused former first lady Grace Mugabe of protecting Wicknell Chivayo from arrest and prosecution. Kadungure said this in court yesterday when he took to the stand to defend himself in a matter where he is accused of defrauding Chegutu West legislator ...
Ginimbi in minor accident 16 November 2018 HARARE - Socialite and businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure was on Wednesday afternoon involved in an accident close to his home in Domboshawa. “It was a minor accident. I will not have a problem getting it fixed because it's covered by insurance. I was driving my 2018 SVR, Range Rover, and ...
Ginimbi bar accused of littering, noise pollution 12 November 2018 HARARE - Mount Pleasant residents are up in arms against a trendy upmarket bottle store at Pendenis Shopping Centre — Liquor Boys — owned by socialite Genius Kadungure aka Ginimbi which they allege is responsible for littering and noise pollution. In a Facebook post, a residents' representativ...
Ginimbi raises fraud alert 3 November 2018 HARARE - Businessman and socialite Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure has raised a fraud alert, warning his followers of bogus Ginimbis on social media. Ginimbi says there are imposters imitating him on Instagram, pouncing on unsuspecting followers, soliciting for money. He posted screenshots of th...
Chivayo acquitted, Ginimbi to stand trial 27 October 2018 HARARE - Controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo yesterday breathed a sigh of relief after he was acquitted of fraud while his co-accused has a case to answer. Chivayo was acquitted by Harare magistrate Morgan Nemadire who ruled that there is no evidence whatsoever directly linking him to t...
Court queries Genius, Wicknell trial delay 10 October 2018 HARARE – A Harare regional magistrate yesterday questioned the delay in prosecution of businessmen Genius Kadungure and Wicknell Chivhayo who are facing corruption charges dating back to 2012. Regional magistrate Morgan Nemadire who is presiding over Kadungure and Chivayo's fraud trial ordered...
Ginimbi ventures into car hire 9 October 2018 HARARE – Businessman Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure, whose car fetish is undoubted as he claims he does not even know how many cars he owns off-hand, is now venturing into the luxury car hire business so that he can gain something from the vehicles. The flamboyant socialite, who calls himself a tr...
Ginimbi arrest warrant off 2 October 2018 HARARE - A Harare court yesterday dropped an arrest warrant for businessman Genius Kadungure after he successfully argued that he missed a flight on September 17, causing him to fail to pitch for his fraud trial. Kadungure's administrative warrant was revoked by regional magistrate Morgan Nema...
Warrant of arrest for Ginimbi 18 September 2018 HARARE - A warrant of arrest has been issued against businessman Genius Kadungure after he failed to pitch for his fraud trial yesterday. Kadungure is jointly charged with Wicknell Chivayo on two counts of fraud dating back to 2012. The businessman was said to be out of the country. His est...
Thieves break into Ginimbi's club 12 September 2018 HARARE - Two convicted armed robbers allegedly broke into businessman Genius Kadungure's Sankayi night club warehouses and stole $12 000 worth of liquor, a court heard yesterday. Timothy Hamunakwadi, 28, and Hussein Goche, 23, both from Chitungwiza, have pending cases ranging from robbery to t...
Mixed reactions over Ginimbi billboards 23 July 2018 HARARE - Government's ban of billboard adverts by the Harare-based Club Sankayi which were brought down last week has received mixed feelings from arts practitioners. Club owner Genius “Ginimbi” Kadungure told local media that authorities were not happy with the billboards which they felt “cro...
Ginimbi lives large in UK 13 July 2018 HARARE - Top socialite and flamboyant businessman Genius Kadungure is living large in the United Kingdom where he is going on endless shopping sprees for various labels. Ginimbi went to London for an all-white party two weekends ago, which was well attended as people even queued up to get insi...