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Zinara in $71 million tender scandal, Gumbo launches investigation

Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr. Joram Gumbo has set up a committee to look into findings of a forensic audit conducted by Grant Thornton on the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA).

The audit revealed that Zinara awarded tenders to several companies worth over 71 million dollars without following proper procurement procedures, resulting in the auditors recommending that an official investigation be launched. Addressing a news conference in Harare on Friday, Dr. Gumbo said appropriate action will be taken following recommendations from the committee.

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Zimbabwe National Road AdministrationJoram Gumbo

The Zimbabwe National Road Administration (ZINARA) is a Zimbabwean government department under the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development which is currently led by Joram Gumbo . Its key mandate is to ensure the maintenance of the country's roads including the major highways. Read More About Zimbabwe National Road Administration

Joram Macdonald Gumbo is a Zimbabwean politician who is a member of the ZANU-PF party. Gumbo is the Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development. He is the Member of parliament for Mberengwa West Constituency. Read More About Joram Gumbo