Articles tagged 'supa mandiwanzira'

High Court to hear Supa's challenge on April 3 28 March 2019 Former ICT minister Supa Mandiwanzira's challenge against a magistrate's ruling rejecting his application for exception to charges of breaching procurement regulations will be heard in the High Court on April 3.
Supa offers $100k house to get passport back 21 March 2019 Ex-Cabinet minister Supa Mandiwanzira, pictured, — who is facing two counts of criminal abuse of office — has offered to surrender an additional property worth $100 000 as surety in a bid to convince the courts that he does not intend to abscond trial.
Magistrate reserves judgment in Mandiwanzira's Con-Court request 8 March 2019 A Harare magistrate reserved ruling yesterday on a request to have former Cabinet minister Supa Mandiwanzira's graft case referred to the Constitutional Court (Con-Court).
Prosecutors stay away from Mandiwanzira case 23 January 2019 HARARE - Trial of Nyanga South MP and former ICT minister, Supa Mandiwanzira, failed to take off again this week after State prosecutors failed to turn up for the trial, upsetting magistrate Elijah Makomo who immediately put the State on terms.  A stand-in prosecutor Venerandah Munyoro told th...
State ordered to provide Supa with documents 22 December 2018 HARARE - A Harare magistrate has ordered the State to provide former ICT minister Supa Mandiwanzira some of the documents that he requested to adequately prepare his defence for his criminal abuse of office trial. Mandiwanzira’s allegations relate to his engagement of a South African company, ...
Mandiwanzira wants more documents ahead of trial 20 December 2018 HARARE - Former ICT minister Supa Mandiwanzira has requested for more particulars to adequately prepare his defence in his criminal abuse of office trial. Mandiwanzira allegedly engaged a South African company, Megawatt, to do consultancy work for NetOne without following procedure.  He is ...
Mandiwanzira blasts State's inefficiency 11 December 2018 HARARE - Former Technology minister Supa Mandiwanzira has expressed his displeasure over the State's ''inefficiency'' in handling his case after he was served with State papers minutes before his trial was meant to commence. Mandiwanzira is facing allegations of engaging a South African compan...
Supa's trial commences today 10 December 2018 HARARE - Former Information Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira's trial in which he is facing charges of abuse of office will kick off today. The Nyanga South legislator allegedly awarded a contract to Megawatt Company without going to tender and directed NetOne to pay US...
Mandiwanzira trial date set 1 December 2018 HARARE - The State has set December 10 as the trial date of former Information Communication Technology minister Supa Mandiwanzira who is accused of two counts of criminal abuse of office. The charges relate to his alleged engagement of a South African company, Megawatt to do consultancy work ...
Bigwigs throng Harare court 11 November 2018 HARARE - It was an extraordinary week at the Harare Magistrates' Courts that saw four high-profile figures appearing in court on the same day, facing various charges. It was therefore a hive of activity as journalists from various media houses convened outside the courts to capture this rare m...
Mandiwanzira granted $2 000 bail 8 November 2018 HARARE - Former Information Communication Technology minister Supa Mandiwanzira was yesterday granted $2 000 bail accompanied with stringent conditions. Mandiwanzira appeared before chief magistrate Mishrod Guvamombe facing two charges of criminal abuse of office relating to his alleged engage...
Supa arrested 7 November 2018 HARARE - Former Information Communication and Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira was arrested yesterday on two charges of criminal abuse of office. He is due to appear in court today. Mandiwanzira's lawyers — advocates Thembi Magwaliba and Brian Hungwe — said Mandiwanzira handed hi...
Supa Mandiwanzira arrested 7 November 2018 HARARE - Former Information Communication and Technology minister Supa Mandiwanzira was arrested yesterday on two charges of criminal abuse of office. He is due to appear in court today. [Adz] [GoogleAd]
Village Inn exonerates Mandiwanzira 19 October 2018 HARARE - Lawyers representing Village Inn, a hotel in Nyanga, and judicial manager Shepherd Chimutanda have denied allegations of a forceful take-over of the hotel by Tatipano Properties, a firm linked to Nyanga South member of the National Assembly Supa Mandiwanzira. The lawyers say the acqui...
Business Times newspaper in name storm 20 July 2018 HARARE - South Africa's Sunday Times newspaper has issued Business Times with an ultimatum to change its name or face legal action. for the Sunday Times flew into Harare last week for talks with AB Communications, the publishers of Business Times. The Sunday Times has an insert called Busin...
'Hackers downloaded voters' personal data' 12 July 2018 HARARE - The Information Communication Technology  (ICT) and Cyber Security ministry has said personalised, unsolicited campaign messages sent to potential voters' mobile phones by the ruling party could have emanated from an unprotected voters' roll published on the Internet. While the Zimb...
Potraz in telemedicine initiative 12 July 2018 HARARE - Telecommunications regulator Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) is supporting local health facilities to access specialist services through its innovative tele-medicine programme, a Cabinet minister has said. Minister of Information Communication T...
ICT innovation drive a game changer 26 March 2018 HARARE - Government's decision to set up a multi-million dollar fund to promote technological innovation will result in Zimbabwe becoming a southern Africa information and communication technology (ICT) hub, experts say. This was after President Emmerson Mnangagwa this month officially launche...
Mugabe-donated computers lie idle 11 March 2018 HARARE - Computers donated by deposed Robert Mugabe to promote E-learning are still lying idle at various schools because the institutions do not have electricity, Information Communication Technology minister Supa Mandiwanzira has revealed. Mandiwanzira, who graced most of the occasions when ...
Businessman refuses to testify 7 February 2018 HARARE - Businessman Agrippa Masiyakurima, popularly known as Bopela, refused to give testimony in court yesterday saying he could only do so once Information Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira has been apprehended over indiscretions that he is alleging. Masiyakurima was...
EASTERN NEWS | Govt to launch village ICT centres 1 February 2018 Govt to launch village ICT centres MUTARE - Government plans to set up more community information centres (CICs), particularly in rural Manicaland, with at least 40 containerised ones on the cards, as part of efforts to provide e-government services. Most of the centres will be at post offi...
Zim launches National Frequency Allocation Plan 1 February 2018 MUTARE - Zimbabwe has made history by becoming one of the few countries in southern Africa to launch a national blueprint on the access and use of radio frequency spectrum resources.  ITC minister Supa Mandiwanzira, who launched the first edition of the Zimbabwe National Frequency Allocation P...
Parly calls for Mpofu, Supa probe 19 January 2018 HARARE - The National Assembly has ratcheted up pressure on President Emmerson Mnangagwa, calling on him to take action against Cabinet ministers accused of improper conduct. Led by Mabvuku Tafara Member of Parliament James Maridadi, the lawmakers were seething with anger on Wednesday over Mna...
Last week's data blackout: Econet sets record straight 13 December 2017 HARARE - Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, whose millions of customers were affected by a data blackout last Tuesday, has leaped to Liquid Telecoms' defence, saying its bandwidth wholesaler did everything it could to mitigate the situation and was the first to restore services through its own cables.    ...
Minister clears air on Rimuka Post Office 11 December 2017 HARARE - Rimuka Post Office in Kadoma is actually operating as an off-counter for the Kadoma Post Office contrary to claims that it has been shut down, the minister of Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Supa Mandiwanzira has said.  The minister was responding to a question...