ZANU PF House of Assembly representative for Mutoko South, Herbert Shumbamhini has been sued at the High Court by the Zimbabwe Electricity and Distribution Company (ZETDC) over a 54 000 electricity debt. Shumbamhini incurred these charges at his Devonia farm located in Goromonzi. The Court summons filed by ZETDC read
The defendant (Shumbamhini) is indebted/liable to the plaintiff (ZETDC) in the sum of $54 857, 28 being charges in respect of power/electricity supplied by the plaintiff to the defendant at the latter’s special request and instance in terms of the running electricity supply contract between the two…
The defendant has failed, neglected or refused to pay the above sum/amount despite demand. By reason of the said failure, neglect or refusal to pay the above sum/amount, the defendant is obliged to pay the same with interest thereon at the prescribed rate which is currently 5 per cent per annum.
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