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Kambarami and Chigora found not guilty



Tinashe Kambarani

BULAWAYO Deputy Mayor Councillor Tinashe Kambarami and Ward Four Councillor Silas Chigora who were jointly accused of assaulting the Town Clerk, Mr Christopher Dube, were on Tuesday discharged at the close of the State case.

Cllrs Kambarami and Chigora were alleged to have assaulted Mr Dube while serving him with a letter of suspension last month. They both pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Bulawayo magistrate Mr Tinashe Tashaya acquitted the two councillors of assault charges following an application for discharge by their lawyer Mr Maqhawe Mpofu of Samp Mlaudzi and Partners.

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Zimbabwe’s Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Professor Mthuli Ncube has dismissed social media reports, that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the Zimbabwean government should not increase salaries for its workers.

Mthuli Ncube

Speaking after a post-cabinet briefing session on Tuesday evening, Professor Ncube said the reports were misinterpreted by the media.

“The IMF never said we should not increase salaries,” said Minister Ncube. read more

Source – The Chronicle



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