Update: Health Minister Obadiah Moyo arrested, detained at Rhodesville Police station. Confirmed reports from Harare indicate that the Health Minister Obadiah Moyo has been arrested and currently locked up at Rhodesville Police station where he will spend the night in cells.
Although the charges have not been officially confirmed, sources at the Minister’s office who spoke to this reporter said he is being charged with criminal abuse of office. The Minister has been under investigation over his sanctioning of a controversial coronavirus tender that saw about US$1 million being channelled to Drax International a company linked to President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s son and fronted by one Delish Nguwaya who is currently in cells over the same case.
Senior journalists Mduduzi Mathuthu, Hopewell Chin’ono and Elias Mambo led a combative investigative operation to expose the alleged tender scam.
— Prof Jonathan Moyo (@ProfJNMoyo) June 19, 2020
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