A Marondera motorist appeared in court on Monday after he allegedly rammed his car into Vice President, Constantino Chiwenga’s motorcade.
The 57-year-old Denis Chiwawa appeared before a Harare magistrate facing charges of negligent driving.
The incident is said to have occurred on 23 November last year. Chiwawa was driving his Toyota Corolla along Samora Machel Avenue due West when he rammed into Chiwenga’s lead car.
Chiwawa allegedly smashed into a Toyota Gilux Revo which was being driven by Pepukai Chimire who was escorting Chiwenga.
He denied the charges of overspeeding and negligent driving and instead blamed Chimire for causing the accident. Trial continues on Tuesday.
Constantino Guveya Dominic Nyikadzino Chiwenga is the current Vice President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, the second secretary of Zanu-PF political party and the former Minister of Defence . He is also the former Commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) and also the former... Read More About Constantino Chiwenga
Marondera formally Marandellas is located some 67 km from Harare and is the capital of Mashonaland East Province. The city is surrounded by commercial farms where the residents go for seasonal employment. As of 2013, the town has a popuation of an estimated 46 000.... Read More About Marondera