Former Zanu-PF member, Psychology Maziwisa, was today sentenced to 6 years and 5 months in jail for corruption by a magistrate in Harare. He will however only effectively serve 2 years and 6 months of the sentence after the rest of the sentence was conditionally suspended.
Maziwisa, who is also a lawyer was convicted of defrauding the Zimbabwe Power Company of $12,500 in a Public Relations job. He was convicted alongside his business partner Oscar Pambuka, who will serve a similar sentence.
Earlier this year Former Energy Minister Samuel Undenge was convicted and sentenced to 4 years imprisonment for Criminal Abuse of Office after he wrote a letter directing Zimbabwe Power Company to engage Fruitful Communications Company, owned by Pambuka and Maziwisa.
Psychology Maziwisa is a politician and lawyer and former member of the Zimbabwe African National Union Patriotic Front party. He is also former Member of Parliament for the Highfield West constituency. In November 2018, following a trial on corruption charges, Maziwisa along with co-accused, Oscar... Read More About Psychology Maziwisa
Samuel Undenge is a Zimbabwean politician and a former member of the- Zanu- PF. He is the former Minister of Energy and Power Development.He is a Member of Parliament for Chimanimani East constituency in Manicaland province.In January of 2018 Undenge was arrested by the Zimbabwe... Read More About Samuel Undenge
Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) is a state-owned power generation company in Zimbabwe mandated by government to generate electricity for the domestic market. ZPC was incorporated in 1996 as the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority Holdings (ZESA) investment vehicle in the power sector and it became operational... Read More About Zimbabwe Power Company