A Zimbabwe court has ruled that Tourism Minister Prisca Mupfumira be detained for 21 days while the country's Anti-Corruption Commission continues to investigate allegations that she misused at least U.S.$94 million of state money.
Tourism Minister Priscah Mupfumira arriving at court.
New Zimbabwe, 26 July 2019
Tourism Minister Priscah Mupfumira is facing a litany of corruption charges based on criminal abuse of office during her tenure as Public Service Minister in 2017, her charge sheet… Read more »
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Zimbabwe: Minister Held Over U.S.$95m Scandal
Zimbabwe Independent, 26 July 2019
TOURISM and Hospitality Industry minister Prisca Mupfumira was yesterday held by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) over an alleged US$95 million corruption scandal… Read more »
Minister of Tourism Prisca Mupfumira has been arrested on corruption charges linked to the National Social Security Authority, a rare example of a sitting minister detained on such ... Read more »