Articles tagged 'godfrey gandawa'

Gun-toting men raid Gandawa's rural home 27 July 2018 HARARE - Independent candidate for Magunje, Godfrey Gandawa, yesterday said he is now living in fear after his family, including his mother, were temporarily abducted by four gun-toting men at his rural home in Magunje. Gandawa, who was expelled from Zanu PF for dabbling in G40 factional polit...
Don't vote for ED, ex-deputy minister exhorts supporters 16 July 2018 HARARE - Former deputy minister and outgoing MP for Magunje Godfrey Gandawa has urged his supporters to vote for Nelson Chamisa and not President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The former Higher and Tertiary Education deputy minister said his family and supporters will not vote for Mnangagwa. Gandawa ...
Zanu PF primaries list raises spectre of bhora musango 23 April 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces the spectre of a repeat of the sabotage that characterised the 2008 elections after scores of prospective legislators were elbowed from the race to represent the ruling party in the forthcoming elections. The ruling party's secretary for the commissa...
Net closing in on Jonathan Moyo 7 April 2018 Farayi Machamire HARARE - The net is closing in on former Cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo, pictured, who has now been indicted for trial next month over serious allegations of corruption which authorities say happened during his time in government. However, it is not clear whether the garrul...
Net closes in on Jonathan Moyo 7 April 2018 HARARE - The net is closing in on former Cabinet minister Jonathan Moyo, pictured, who has now been indicted for trial next month over serious allegations of corruption which authorities say happened during his time in government. Read full story in today's paper. [Adz]
Gandawa slaps Nguni with $500k suit 14 November 2017 HARARE - Higher and Tertiary Education deputy minister Godfrey Gandawa has filed a $500 000 defamation suit against the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) commissioner Goodson Nguni. According to summons filed last Friday, the suit is emanating from a press conference that was held in ...
Moyo itching for day in court 22 September 2017 HARARE - Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo, pictured, is ready to clear his name in the wake of a ruling by the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) that threw out his application. In a statement issued through his lawyer, Hussein Ranchhod and Company, on Wednesday Moyo said he w...
Zacc meets to weigh Moyo graft rap 1 August 2017 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) is today expected to meet to deliberate on the fate of fraud-accused Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo, following claims by First Lady Grace Mugabe that the minister had no case to answer. Moyo has been under the cosh o...
D-Day for Jonathan Moyo 14 June 2017 HARARE - Cabinet minister and Zanu PF politburo member Jonathan Moyo will today know if he has escaped the graft charges levelled against him by the Zimbabwe Anti Corruption Commission (Zacc) when the Constitutional Court hears his application challenging the arresting powers of the anti-graft bo...
Govt scraps varsities cadetship programme 9 June 2017 HARARE - Government has scrapped the special cadetship programme at tertiary institutions because colleges and universities are currently owed $34 million by Treasury, deputy Higher Education minister Godfrey Gandawa has told the National Assembly. He was answering to a question by MDC Bulaway...
'Govt grants only solution to tuition woes' 29 May 2017 HARARE - Government grants are the permanent solution to curbing massive dropouts at tertiary institutions over tuition, not ministerial directives which can be disregarded, a students' body has said. This comes as higher learning institutions — even primary and secondary schools — are turning...
Moyo, Zacc case takes dramatic twist 14 February 2017 HARARE - Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo yesterday said the documents that Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) used to press embezzlement charges against him in relation to the Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef)'s money were stolen from his ministry's offices. He told P...
Court defers Moyo appeal hearing 9 February 2017 HARARE - Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo’s application challenging the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc)’s arresting powers was yesterday postponed indefinitely. Deputy Chief Justice Luke Malaba, leading the Constitutional Court (Con-Court) bench, deferred the cas...
Gandawa witness botches court application 31 January 2017 HARARE - A lawyer representing Harare businessman Malvern Chimutashu, who is accused of attempting to coerce a key witness in Higher Education deputy minister Godfrey Gandawa’s alleged fraud case, was yesterday accused of applying a wrong section of the law in an application for referral of his c...
Zacc entrapped me: Suspect tells court 25 January 2017 HARARE - Harare businessman, Malvern Chimutashu, who is accused of attempting to coerce a key witness in Higher Education deputy minister Godfrey Gandawa’s alleged fraud case, yesterday claimed that Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) officials trapped him in a bid to nail him. Chimutas...
Gandawa wins Con-Court referral 22 January 2017 HARARE - Higher and Tertiary Education deputy minister Godfrey Gandawa — accused of misappropriating $430 000 meant for Zimbabwe Manpower Development Fund (Zimdef) — got a reprieve yesterday after he was removed from remand. He was subsequently granted leave to appeal to the Constitutional Cou...
Moyo, Gandawa score court relief 6 November 2016 HARARE - Harare magistrate Vakayi Chikwekwe yesterday dismissed the State's warrant of arrest application against Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo, while also releasing his deputy Godfrey Gandawa on $500 bail, after he had spent a night in prison over the fraud allegations that the two are...
Fresh detention threat for Moyo 5 November 2016 HARARE - In yet another twist to the graft storm surrounding Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo, the State yesterday applied for a warrant of arrest against him at the Harare Magistrates' Courts, although the Constitutional Court subsequently moved to stay the embattled Tsholotsho North Memb...
Man nabbed for attempting citizen's arrest on Moyo 4 November 2016 HARARE - MDC's Harare province youth secretary-general, Denford Ngadziore, was dragged to court yesterday after he allegedly attempted to effect a citizen's arrest on Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo. Ngadziore, 32, of Mabelreign, appeared before Harare magistrate Arnold Ma...
Titanic battle, as Moyo threatens to sue Mnangagwa 2 November 2016   HARARE - The deadly factional and succession wars devouring President Robert Mugabe's ruling Zanu PF were once again laid bare yesterday when an angry Higher Education minister, Jonathan Moyo (pictured), accused Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa of using the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commissi...
Moyo's enemies ramp up the heat 31 October 2016 BULAWAYO - Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo, who is already reeling from a cocktail of hotly-contested corruption charges that have been filed against him over the past few weeks, is facing a fresh onslaught from his enemies within President Robert Mugabe's warring Zanu PF. Well-placed ...
Zimbos savage Mugabe on graft 30 October 2016 HARARE - Zimbabweans have pooh-poohed President Robert Mugabe's pledge on Thursday that he will not shield senior Zanu PF and government officials fingered in corruption from prosecution, with critics, saying the nonagenarian completely lacks the political will to deal with the worsening scourge....
Moyo warns factionalists 26 October 2016 HARARE - Higher Education minister, Jonathan Moyo, has warned “factionalists” who are “corruptly using public and State institutions” that they will soon be caught, exposed and face the consequences. His statements come as he is facing allegations of corruption after siphoning over $400 000 fr...
Moyo's allies savage Zacc 16 October 2016 HARARE - Allies of under-siege Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo — who is facing a slew of damaging corruption charges — have hit back at the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc), declaring defiantly that they will continue to use State resources in service of the country, President R...
Boot Moyo out or go: Mujuru tells Mugabe 13 October 2016 HARARE - Former vice president and now Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) leader, Joice Mujuru, has given President Robert Mugabe an ultimatum — either suspend Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo and his deputy Godfrey Gandawa immediately, in the wake of a damaging corruption scandal that is devouri...