Zimbabwe Anti Corruption Commission Opens Investigation Against Mugabe’s Son In Law

The Zimbabwe Anti Corruption Commission has opened up an investigation against Simba Chikore for his alleged involvement in the botched Zim Airways deal, it has been reported.

Chikore, married to Mugabe’s daughter, Bona, is the subject of an investigation over his involvement in the purchase of aircraft under a ZimAirways deal.

Highly placed Sources have claimed that:

He (Chikore) is being investigated for his role in the deal, but it seems the whole issue could suck in Mugabe himself or better still, his wife (former First Lady Grace). Chikore is said to have been engaged as a consultant in the ZimAirways deal at a time he was employed as Air Zimbabwe’s chief operating officer.

You will remember that deal was supposed to be part of the resuscitation of the national airline, but it was later revealed that ZimAirways was part of a private company owned by individuals. It is an intricate web that we are trying to understand

Goodson Nguni, Zacc commissioner in charge of investigations confirmed the anti-graft body has a report on the matter.

Said Nguni:

Indeed, we have received a complaint regarding that issue and we are investigating it. I cannot say much at the moment suffice to say it is alleged he employed people without permits and that he (Chikore) has been purporting to work for the government of Zimbabwe, but does not have a contract yet he exercised executive power at ZimAirways

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Simba ChikoreGoodson NguniZACC

Simba Chikore is a Zimbabwean who is married to Robert Mugabe's daughter Bona. In September 2016, he was appointed the Chief Operations Officer of Air Zimbabwe, a move that was criticised by some Zimbabweans who claimed he had landed the post because of his relationship... Read More About Simba Chikore

Goodson Nguni is a Zimbabwean politician, activist and Zanu-PF loyalist. He is the former Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) member in charge of investigations to which he was appointed by President Robert Mugabe in December 2015. Nguni has been reported to have been convicted of fraud... Read More About Goodson Nguni

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC), is a body that has the constitutional mandate to corruption. ZACC is administered under the Office of the President and Cabinet. In the past it was under the Ministry of Home Affairs. It is one of the two Chapter 13... Read More About ZACC

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