Articles tagged 'saviour kasukuwere'

Tyson saga: Acting PG dressed down 27 September 2018 HARARE - Acting Prosecutor-General (PG) Kumbirai Hodzi met his match in the magistrates' court on Tuesday when a top Harare lawyer representing former Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere warned him to exercise restraint during prosecution or risk going down the same trail as some of his ...
Tyson freed on bail 26 September 2018 HARARE - Former Cabinet minister Saviour Kasukuwere was yesterday freed on $3 000 bail in cases he is accused of corruptly awarding tenders and allegedly illegally parcelling out land during his tenure of office although prosecutors had proposed that he pays $100 000 bail and surrender title deed...
Tyson arrested 25 September 2018 HARARE - Former Cabinet minister Saviour Kasukuwere was arrested in Harare yesterday on allegations of criminally abusing his office while he was still in government, the Daily News can report. Kasukuwere spent the day detained at Rhodesville Police Station in Harare's Eastlea suburb. He is...
Kasukuwere arrested 25 September 2018 HARARE - Former Cabinet minister Saviour Kasukuwere was arrested in Harare yesterday on allegations of criminally abusing his office while he was still in government, the Daily News can report.
Kasukuwere under ZRP spotlight 18 July 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere is said to have been placed on the “persons of interest” list by the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP). [Adz]
Inspection reveals Tyson's lavish lifestyle 15 June 2018 HARARE - The trial of former Zanu PF national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, has given Zimbabweans rare insights into the lavish lifestyles being led by the country's mighty and powerful. Except for a few individuals such as Philip Chiyangwa, Wicknell Chivayo and Genius Kadungure — w...
Court tours Tyson's bullet-riddled mansion 13 June 2018 HARARE - Former  Zanu PF national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, yesterday displayed 113 AK47 bullet shells that were recovered at his residence after he and his family survived what he says was an execution plot during last November's military intervention in the country's governance. ...
Tyson narrates 'execution' plot...court to rule on border jumping charges 12 June 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere told the court yesterday that he skipped the country's border and sought refuge in Mozambique after learning that the junta wanted to execute him during “Operation Restore Legacy”. This was revealed during the opening of K...
Tyson narrates 'execution' plot 12 June 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere told the court yesterday that he skipped the country’s border and sought refuge in Mozambique after learning that the junta wanted to execute him during “Operation Restore Legacy”. See today's paper for more details. [A...
Five-star court treatment for 'Tyson' 2 June 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere, received a five-star treatment when he surfaced at the Harare Magistrates' Courts yesterday to face charges of illegally skipping the country's boarder in November last year. When the 47-year-old politician arrived at co...
'Tyson' returns 23 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar and ex-senior Cabinet minister, Saviour Kasukuwere, returned to Zimbabwe yesterday — ending his six months in exile that began in November last year following the dramatic ouster from power of former president Robert Mugabe. Speaking in an e...
'Tyson' breaks silence 21 May 2018 HARARE - Former Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere has spoken for the first time on his haste departure from his home country last November and life in self-imposed exile. In an interview with the Sunday Times of South Africa, the ex-Zanu PF national political commissar, said he will...
Kasukuwere bounces back 8 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere is expected in the country any time soon amid speculation that he may take-over leadership of the National Patriotic Front (NPF), currently headed in the interim by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri. Impeccable s...
Kasukuwere to bounce back 8 May 2018 HARARE - Former Zanu PF national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere is expected in the country any time soon amid speculation that he may take-over leadership of the National Patriotic Front (NPF), currently headed in the interim by retired brigadier-general Ambrose Mutinhiri. [Adz]
Woes mount for Kasukuwere's brother 26 April 2018 HARARE - Woes continue mounting for former Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere’s brother Stanley, after he was dragged before the High Court for failing to pay back a $24 000 loan advanced to him in 2016 by Met Bank. According to court papers, the two parties entered into a written lo...
Why does Mugabe not just shut up? 18 March 2018 HARARE - Robert Mugabe must never have imagined himself outside the Zimbabwean presidency. He was so drunk with power that his own family at some point actually thought Zimbabwe and Zimbabweans belonged to them. His SABC interview, organised by political flip-flopper Jealousy Mawarire, all ...
'How sneaky G40's final push, power-grab plan collapsed' 23 February 2018 HARARE - ZANU PF'S deposed generation 40 (G40) faction was “within touching distance” of snatching the party's presidency amid revelations that its vile plan included the capture of several strategic institutions, including public media, just days before the ex-liberation movement's December 15 e...
Kasukuwere's brother faces jail 9 February 2018 HARARE - Former Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere’s brother, Stanley, is facing civil imprisonment after failing to pay $100 000 that he owes to Tian Ze Tobacco for tobacco inputs advanced to him by the company. “Applicant’s (Tian Ze Tobacco) business is the financing of tobacco pro...
Kariba Municipality warns unlicensed businesses 27 January 2018 HARARE – Municipality of Kariba has advised its business community to renew their 2018 operating licences or risk closure. This comes as the resort town’s local authority had earlier warned businesses in December last year to approach the council offices and pay up. “Your current business...
Parly to investigate agric inputs abuse 9 January 2018 HARARE - The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Lands, Agriculture and Rural Resettlement is set to investigate the alleged abuse of agriculture inputs distributed under the Command Agriculture with a view to push for the prosecution of the culprits. This was disclosed by the committee's cha...
Tyson, ED fight: Muduvuri speaks out 31 December 2017 HARARE - Ahead of the Christmas holiday, Kadoma-based businessman Jimayi Muduviri (JM) donated food to Danhiko Trust (Danhiko) – an organisation for the disadvantaged and people living with disability – and invited First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa to take over the programme that was once ran by her p...
ED forgives G40 cabal except Jonathan Moyo, Kasukuwere, Zhuwao 22 December 2017 HARARE – President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said he had forgiven all but three members of the vanquished G40 faction as he urged Zimbabweans in the Diaspora to come back home “to help rebuild the country.” Mnangagwa travelled to South Africa on his first foreign trip as head of State, visi...
Kombayi back at Civic Centre offices 30 November 2017 HARARE – After two years on suspension, Gweru mayor Hamutendi Kombayi has returned to work at his Civic Centre offices. In an interview with the Daily News yesterday, Kombayi said he was glad to be back after a long hiatus from work. Kombayi and councillor Kenneth Sithole were fired by form...
Zanu PF finishes off Moyo, Tyson 29 November 2017 HARARE – Zanu PF has hammered the final nails on the political coffins of former Cabinet ministers — Jonathan Moyo, Saviour Kasukuwere and Ignatius Chombo – when it recalled the trio and two others from Parliament which duly announced yesterday that they had ceased to be members of the National A...
Calls for transitional Zim govt escalates 17 November 2017 HARARE - Civic society and opposition political parties yesterday added their voices to calls for a roadmap towards a transitional civilian government following the military's take-over this week. The army — led by Zimbabwe Defence Forces commander Constantino Chiwenga — took charge of the cou...