Poorly paid ZRP Officers are in bed with the infamous MaShurugwi operating in some parts of the country, The Standard reports. According to the publication, to ensure survival, some police relatives and spouses are engaged in prosti_ution with leaders of the machete gangs.
Some Chukurubi Support Unit officers are reportedly heavily invested in Mazowe‘s Jumbo mine. This was revealed in a leaked internal memo from the officer commanding Support unit warning his team against working with Mashurugwi.
The Memo read:
Are you in Zimbabwe?
Read Pindula News without data on your phone on freedata.pindula.co.zw
Only Applicable to Econet lines
This office has learnt with great dismay that there are some members, their spouses and relatives who reside in Chikurubi and other police camps in and around Harare, who visit Mazowe Jumbo Mine for the purposes of vending, illegal panning, prostitution and other illicit activities.
This office is relentless in its effort to bring these culprits, who also hinder police operations by selling out information on intended operations at the said places, to book. Treat this matter with the seriousness it deserves
MaShurugwi have headlined for different atrocities over the past few weeks.
More: The Standard