Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Terrence Mukupe was given until the 18th of July to settle his $32 593 debt to Trust Bank or face civil imprisonment. The respite came after the Bank told the court that the two parties were working on an out of court settlement. Trust Bank lawyer, Romeo Chatereza, told High Court judge Justice Edith Mushore,
My lady, the parties are close to reaching an agreement on how the matter will be settled and I have instructions to seek postponement of the matter to July 18, 2018.
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However, soon after that case, Mukupe was slapped with another default judgement in a case a Chinese company, China Industrial International Group (Pvt) Ltd which Mukupe owes $28 000.
The High Court of Zimbabwe is one of the Superior Courts of Zimbabwe. The High Court deals at first instance with all high value and high importance cases. It also has a supervisory jurisdiction over all subordinate courts and tribunals. Appeals from the High Court... Read More About High Court
Terence Mukupe is a Zimbabwean politician. He is the former Deputy Minister of Finance and Economic Planning. In November 2017 he was appointed by President Emmerson Mnangagwa into a new cabinet. In April 2018, Mukupe was arrested and fined for assaulting his ministry’s finance director.... Read More About Terence Mukupe