Articles tagged 'oscar pambuka'

Pambuka speaks on jail experience 30 December 2018 HARARE - Television personality and Zimdancehall musician Oscar Pambuka has described his recent jail experience as an eye-opener. Pambuka who was initially jailed for 30 months along with former Zanu PF Member of Parliament for Highfield, Psychology Maziwisa, for defrauding the Zimbabwe Power...
Pambuka, Maziwisa freed on bail pending appeal 13 December 2018 HARARE - Former Highfield Zanu PF MP Psychology Maziwisa and television personality Oscar Pambuka were yesterday granted bail pending appeal by a Harare magistrate. Maziwisa and Pambuka had been sentenced to 30 months each in jail last Thursday after they were convicted of defrauding the Zimba...
Undenge acquitted in Intratek scandal 11 December 2018 HARARE - Former Energy minister Samuel Undenge's wife Letwin knelt down in court in prayer when her husband was acquitted of fraud. Undenge was accused of awarding a tender for Gwanda Solar project to controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo's company without following prerequisite procedure...
breaking ....Pambuka, Maziwisa jailed for 30 months 6 December 2018 HARARE - A Harare magistrate, Lazini Ncube today jailed television personality Oscar Pambuka and former Zanu PF MP for Highfield Psychology Maziwisa for 30 months. Maziwisa and Pambuka are accused of defrauding Zimbabwe Power Company of $12 650. For the first count, Ncube caged Pambuka and ...
High Court throws out Maziwisa, Pambuka appeal 21 November 2018 HARARE - The High Court has thrown out an application by television personality Oscar Pambuka and former Zanu PF MP for Highfield Psychology Maziwisa to overturn a decision by the Magistrates' Courts to be put to their defence in the ongoing fraud trial. Maziwisa and Pambuka are accused of def...
Pambuka, Maziwisa application for dismissal thrown out 26 October 2018 HARARE - The courts yesterday dismissed an application for discharge filed by television personality Oscar Pambuka and former Zanu PF MP for Highfield Psychology Maziwisa who are facing charges of defrauding Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) of $12 650. In their last appearance, Maziwisa and Pambuk...
Undenge's $5m graft trial further deferred 16 October 2018 HARARE - The State's star witness billed to testify in former Energy minister Samuel Undenge's $5 million corruption trial is indisposed and could not attend trial yesterday. Noah Gwariro — who was also the chief witness when Undenge was convicted and jailed for fraud charges involving illeg...
Undenge's three days of prosecution 15 September 2018 HARARE - President Emmerson Mnangagwa's Special Anti-Corruption Unit has reserved three days for prosecution of ex-minister Samuel Undenge's fraud case involving $5 million dollars. Undenge who is currently out on bail pending appeal against a two-and-a-half year sentence was represented by Al...
Maziwisa, Pambuka fraud case continues 5 September 2018 HARARE - The trial of former Zanu PF legislator Psychology Maziwisa and television personality Oscar Pambuka will continue on September 18 with an inspection in loco at the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Centre (ZBC) at Pockets Hill in Harare. The inspection in loco by the courts is meant to establish ...
Undenge freed on bail 3 August 2018 HARARE - Former Energy minister Samuel Undenge, who was jailed for four years for prejudicing the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) of $12 000 after he issued out a tender irregularly, has been freed on bail pending the hearing of his appeal. He was freed by the High Court on Wednesday on $1 000 ba...
ZBC boss nails Pambuka, Maziwisa 25 July 2018 HARARE - A bulletins manager at ZBC yesterday denied commissioning or airing news items that Zanu PF legislator and television personality Oscar Pambuka charged Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) $12 650 for. Maziwisa and Pambuka are answering to fraud charges before Harare magistrate Lazini Ncube. ...
Ex-minister jailed 21 July 2018 HARARE - Former Energy and Power Development minister Samuel Undenge was yesterday sentenced to four years in prison after he was found guilty of criminal abuse of office. [Adz]
Undenge tears into Zacc over graft case 5 July 2018 HARARE - Former Cabinet minister Samuel Undenge yesterday tore into the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) for ignoring graft cases involving millions of dollars while pursuing perceived rivals of President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration. Undenge is facing criminal abuse of office...
ZPC boss nails Undenge 7 June 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) managing director Noah Gwariro yesterday testified that former Energy minister Samuel Undenge was responsible for authorising a public relations contract that prejudiced the power utility of $12 000. Undenge is answering to criminal abuse of office charges...
Maziwisa, Pambuka freed on bail 11 January 2018 HARARE - Zanu PF Highfield West legislator Psychology Maziwisa and television personality Oscar Pambuka appeared in court yesterday charged with defrauding the Zimbabwe Power Company of $12 000. Maziwisa and Pambuka appeared before Harare magistrate Rumbidzayi Mugwagwa. They were both relea...
Pambuka at the centre of a storm 11 January 2018 HARARE - The afterparty of the farcical Zimdancehall Awards has been postponed for the second time by the gongs organiser Oscar Pambuka. Initially, the afterparty was supposed to take place on December 29, a day after this year's poorly-attended Zimdancehall Awards hosted by 1+1 at Long Cheng ...
Oscar Pambuka releases dancehall singles 21 August 2017 HARARE - Television personality Oscar Pambuka who is also the Zimdancehall patron has gone a step further by collaborating with several Zimdancehall artistes on newly-released singles, a development which will catapult the veteran broadcaster's profile. Pambuka collaborated with Kinnah aka Mr ...
Zimdancehall violence will soon be history — Pambuka 26 March 2015 HARARE - Television personality Oscar Pambuka says his five-year term in office as patron of Zimdancehall will see an end to rampant violence that has dogged the genre for a couple of years. Pambuka, who resigned from the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Holdings in 2004 when he joined local textile manu...