Articles tagged 'ministry of finance'

Zimta pushes for boost in education spending 15 November 2018 HARARE - The Zimbabwe Teachers Association (Zimta) has urged the Finance ministry to ensure that it adequately funds the education sector in its upcoming budget. Addressing consultative meeting during the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Article IV consultations in Harare, Zimta chief execu...
$700k Finance ministry scam — More suspects seek bail 18 March 2015 HARARE - Two more suspects believed to be part of a syndicate that swindled the Finance ministry of $700 000 have applied for bail at the High Court. Christopher Kumisai, 35 and Felix Rimaunga, 32, who were represented by Lewis Uriri, yesterday told High Court Judge Chinembiri Bhunu that they ...
Signwriter jailed 4 years inFinance ministry's $700k swindle 12 March 2015 HARARE - A 64-year-old sign writer who forged signatures on documents that were used to swindle the Finance ministry of $700 000 was yesterday jailed for four years. Misheck Gideon Zharu of 24012 Eastview, Caledonia in Harare, was initially sentenced to five years in prison for “forgery” by ma...
More suspects in dock over Finance ministry swindle 4 March 2015 HARARE - Two Finance ministry employees and their eight accomplices, who were on the run following allegations of swindling the government of $700 000, appeared at the magistrates' courts yesterday. Brian Nyazamba, 34, and Thomas Mawoyo, 35, employed as accountants in the ministry and their ac...
Finance ministry swindled of $700k 24 February 2015 HARARE - Four Finance ministry employees have been hauled before the Harare Magistrates' Courts after they reportedly swindled government of over $700 000. Varaidzo Margret Chirahwi, 32, who is the ministry's senior economist, Jacob Forgive Mlambo, 30, an accountant, Stanley Zharare, 40, deput...
Chinamasa turns to Zimra for salvation 24 September 2013 HARARE - Newly appointed Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa says sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe by Western countries — which he alleges had bled the economy — gave the country impetus to rely mainly on domestic tax revenue collections for survival. “The government had to prudently and frugally ...
Zim appeals to AfDB for help 21 September 2013 HARARE - Lean on me, When you are not strong, I'll be your friend, I'll help you carry on, Please swallow your pride, If I have things, You need to borrow, For no one can fill those of your needs, That you won't let show.... I am sure when Michael Bolton wrote these lyrics for his song “Lean o...
Lets also look West 16 September 2013 HARARE - Newly-appointed Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has a daunting task of wooing investors to Zimbabwe. As long as we have a policy of frowning at their expectations, it will be a mammoth task to convince investors. On Wednesday, Chinamasa took oath of office and immediately warmed...
We'll seek support from China: Chinamasa 15 September 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe will increase economic ties with friendly countries like China to develop the economy as Western nations maintain their sanctions after President Robert Mugabe's re-election, the new finance minister said on Wednesday. Mugabe, Africa's oldest leader at 89 who won a fresh five...