Supa Mandiwanzira’s trial at the High Court went in motion today, which saw Justice Nicholas Mathonsi granting the former ICT minister’s order unopposed. This means he has been acquitted on one of the criminal abuse of office charges where he was being accused of handpicking Megawatt without going through a tender.
Former ICT Minister had approached the High Court after Magistrate Elijah Makomo threw out his application for exemption to charges. This means that
He now faces one charge of appointing his personal assistant, Tawanda Chinembiri, to the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) board without following laid procedures.
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