Articles tagged 'intratek'

Chivayo wins $25m ZPC case, court says Intratrek contract valid 14 December 2018 HARARE - Intratrek Zimbabwe has won a $25 million lawsuit against the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) and in which High Court judge Tawanda Chitapi has also ruled that the contract between the Zesa subsidiary, and Wicknell Chivayo's firm was still valid, and binding. This comes as the flamboyant ...
Chivayo's graft trial deferred 19 September 2018 HARARE - The trial of jet setting Harare businessman Wicknell Chivayo yesterday failed to kick-off because the presiding magistrate was unavailable. Chivayo and his company Intratek Zimbabwe (Private) Limited are charged with fraud, money laundering and contravening two sections of the Exchang...
Huge blow for Chivayo 8 May 2018 HARARE - INTRATREK Zimbabwe's plans to establish a 100-megawatt (MW) solar plant in Gwanda is in jeopardy after its technical partner, Shanghai-listed CHINT Electric (CHINT), was barred from accessing funds in Africa due to fraudulent practices. This comes as CHINT's executives were due to vis...
ED must walk the talk on corruption 28 December 2017 HARARE - One of the key pronouncements made by new Zanu PF leader and State President Emmerson Mnangagwa centred around the issue of graft, without doubt an impediment to national economic growth and the general advancement in the quality of life for ordinary Zimbabweans. Having promised to hi...
Govt's corruption blitz targets more bigwigs 27 December 2017 HARARE - Government's fight against corruption has gathered momentum with the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) widening its dragnet to include the private sector and local authorities where the anti-graft body is investigating tender scams which might have prejudiced government tens of ...
Anti-corruption blitz targets more bigwigs 27 December 2017 HARARE - Government's fight against corruption has gathered momentum with the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) widening its dragnet to include the private sector and local authorities where the anti-graft body is investigating tender scams which might have prejudiced government tens of ...
Crime busting unit targets Chivayo 20 December 2017 HARARE - An elite crime-busting unit run by government is going after flamboyant businessman Wicknell Chivayo over a string of energy deals entered with the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) — a unit of Zesa Holdings. Controversy around the mega deals between ZPC and Intratrek Zimbabwe (Private) Li...
Chivayo woes mount 20 December 2017 HARARE - An elite crime-busting unit run by government is going after flamboyant businessman Wicknell Chivayo over a string of energy deals entered with the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) — a unit of Zesa Holdings. Controversy around the mega deals between ZPC and Intratrek Zimbabwe (Private) ...
Uncertainty grips solar projects 16 November 2017 HARARE - Mystery continues to surround the country's solar projects after the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) said it is on the market to raise funding for the projects. The State Procurement Board last year awarded tenders for solar power projects with a combined output of 300 megawatts (MW) to ...
Gwanda solar project delay worries govt 14 October 2017 HARARE - Government has expressed exasperation at the slow start of the $200 million Gwanda Solar Project awarded to dodgy businessman Wicknell Chivayo's Intratrek. Deputy Energy minister Tsitsi Muzenda told the Senate that there was no progress even after Intratrek was given an upfront paymen...
Major boost for Intratrek power projects 23 February 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's government has given prescribed asset status (PAS) on two major energy deals, thus paving the way for the financing and construction of the key power projects with a combined 130 megawatts (MW) output of electricity. This also comes amid rumblings about the s...
Zim's 300MW solar tender awarded 13 October 2015 HARARE - One local and about two Chinese companies have been given the tender to produce 300 megawatts (MW) of solar power in Gwanda, Insukamini and Munyati — nearly three years after the original plan was unveiled. The State Procurement Board (SPB) and its accounting officer, the Zimbabwe Pow...