Hurungwe West Mp Keith Guzah has accused Zanu-PF national political commissar Engelbert Rugeje of asking for a bribe. Guzah yesterday wrote to the party’s national chairperson, Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri asking her to order an investigation against the former army boss.
In a letter, dated May 5, 2018 seen by Daily News, Guzah claims Rugeje demanded $10 000 to pay for his air ticket to Malaysia and to pay off a debt. Guzah said he did not give Rugeje the money he wanted because he assumed it was a general bar talk. Part of Guzah’s letter reads:
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On January 23, 2018, I met …Rugeje at the New Club at around 7pm and in the course of our discussion he asked me for a favour in the form of $10 000 to assist him in covering his immediate debt and also pay for an air ticket to Malaysia …To prove his point, he sent me a copy of the invitation by email while he further emphasised the importance of being in the good books of the NPC as he was the one in charge of elections.
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Keith Guzah was an empowerment activist, politician and businessman from the ruling ZANU-PF party. He served as the Member of Parliament for Hurungwe West Constituency as well as the acting Mashonaland West provincial chairman. He is also a former President of the Affirmative Action Group... Read More About Keith Guzah
Engelbert Rugeje is a Zimbabwean politician who is a member of the Zanu-PF party.He is also the current Secretary for Commissariat for Zanu-PF after being appointed in December 2017.He is also the former chief of staff for the Zimbabwe National Army. Read More About Engelbert Rugeje
Oppah Muchinguri Kashiri is a Zimbabwean politician and the current Minister of Defence and War Veterans. She is the former Minister of Water, Environment, and Climate. She is the former Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education. Muchinguri is a member of the Zanu-PF party where... Read More About Oppah Muchinguri