President Emmerson Mnangagwa has removed Zimbabwe Anti Corruption Commission (ZACC) Commissioner Frank Muchengwa after receiving the findings of the Tribunal set up to inquire into his removal from office. In a statement, seen by Pindula News, Information Secretary, Nick Mangwana said Muchengwa was removed from office for acts of gross misconduct. Reads the statement:
The Tribunal which was inquiring into the question of removal from office of Frank Muchengwa as a member of the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission in terms of section 237 as read with section 187 of the Constitution has completed its work.
The Tribunal has reported its findings to His Excellency, the President, Cde Dr E.D Mnangangwa, and has recommended that Commissioner Frank Muchengwa be removed from office for acts of gross misconduct.
Accordingly, His Excellency the President, acting in terms of Section 187 (8) of the Constitution, has removed Commissioner Frank Muchengwa from office with immediate effect.