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August 8, 2018 4:34 PM Corruption still a big problem

The recent arrest of Harare businessman Wicknell Chivayo has thrust the spotlight back on President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s corruption fight. Chivayo was arrested last week on corruption charges while trying to flee the country when he had gotten wind that law enforcement agents were looking for him. The controversial businessman and his company — Intratek 22

June 11, 2018 5:45 AM Chikurubi not full, Mnangagwa warns Chivayo

Controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo faces prosecution with the risk of doing time behind bars after President Mnangagwa said the mistake made in awarding him the Gwanda solar project should not be repeated. The President said this soon after touring Nyangani Renewable Energy, a solar power project in Mutoko, Mashonaland East on Saturday 37

February 28, 2018 10:44 AM Zifa in lavish spending

On January 7 2017, the Warriors of Zimbabwe staged a sit-in, demanding that they be paid what they were owed by the Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) before their departure for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Gabon. The Warriors delayed their departure by a day after refusing to board their flight demanding that they receive their payment 32

February 20, 2018 8:55 AM Chivayo, business partner clash

Businessman Mr Wicknell Chivayo is embroiled in boardroom squabbles with his business partner Mr Yusuf Ahmid whom he accuses of plotting to elbow him out of Intratrek Zimbabwe Private Limited. Mr Chivayo — who is the founder and managing director of Intratrek — is battling to protect his interests in the firm, arguing that they own 50 percent shareholding 43

November 13, 2017 5:20 AM Wicknell Chivayo's power tender cancelled?

The Gwanda solar project has been taken over by the Zimbabwe Power Company after Wicknell Chivayo's firm failed to deliver. Energy Minister, Samuel Undenge told parliamentarians in Vic Falls that Chivayo's Intratek Zimbabwe was paid over $5 million. Chivayo was awarded the tender for the $202 million 100MW Gwanda Solar project in October 2015. The project 74

October 16, 2017 10:38 AM Chivayo buys Jah Prayzah album for $10 000 – PICTURES

Businessman Wicknell Chivayo officially bought the first copy of “Kutonga Kwaro” for $10 000 and added an extra $2 000 cash to Jah Prayzah’s wife as a token of appreciation for taking good care of the musician. “I am happy to be part of this and I do not want to just thank Jah Prayzah alone but his wife as well. He would not be the man he is today if it was not for his wife and with that being 16

October 16, 2017 2:28 AM Jah Prayzah album launch matches billing

THOUSANDS of fans packed the Harare International Conference Centre to witness the launch of Jah Prayzah’s eighth album, Kutonga Kwaro, despite Nigerian star Davido’s failure to turn up following his arrest in his home country. The contemporary musician launched the 14-track album on Friday together with two videos, Chengetedza and Nziyo Yerudo, which 74

October 15, 2017 10:31 PM Jah Prayzah unveils ‘Kutonga Kwaro’ in style

From a surprise performance by Zambia’s Mampi who blew away the crowd to Jah Prayzah’s collaboration with Nigerian afro pop songstress Yemi Alade, the night was full of surprises. The gig, which was scheduled to start around 8pm, was delayed and it appeared it would be a flop as the venue was half empty around 10pm. People however, started pouring in around 91

August 31, 2017 11:25 AM Chivayo turns down Chegutu West Parly seat

Controversial businessman Wicknell Chivayo has said he is under pressure to stand in Chegutu West in next year’s parliamentary elections. The Intratrek Zimbabwe (Intratrek) boss said he has turned down overtures to run for the National Assembly seat, currently held by Dexter Nduna. “I have received several phone calls from the people there asking me to represent 13

July 31, 2017 12:47 PM Emmerson Mnangagwa is Not the Messiah, He’s Mugabe’s Enforcer in the Belly of the Beast

Tafi Mhaka | Life can be ugly. I have seen the unspeakable rot of unchecked malfeasance light up a dinghy hotel bar with womanly seduction like a fireworks display at the Harare Agricultural Show. Laced up in tight black pants and bright red lipstick and hairdos fashioned to street level perfection, they stand in twos and threes at the Diplomat Hotel 17