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As U.S. Sanctions Loomed, A Tagwirei ‘Mopped Up’ Zimbabwe’s Scarce Dollars

Tycoon Kudakwashe Tagwirei As Zimbabweans faced the economic consequences of a crashing currency, well-connected businessman Kudakwashe Tagwirei skirted the rules to convert government-backed securities into scarce U.S. dollars —which he used to acquire shares in a lucrative platinum mine. Key Findings Even after Zimbabwe cut off its citizens from accessing …

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Manyuchi Voted WBF World Boxer of The Year

WBF middleweight champion Charles Manyuchi By Gilbert Munetsi Reigning World Boxing Federation (WBF) middleweight champion Charles Manyuchi has been voted the world boxer of the year for 2021 by the global sanction body. He becomes the fifth African pugilist to bag the award after William Gare and Danie Venter (SA), …

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Mudha Was Fired For Defying Mnangagwa, Violence

Fired State Security minister Owen Mudha Ncube President Emmerson Mnangagwa fired his hitherto close lieutenant Owen Mudha Ncube from his position as State Security Minister because he had defied his orders to refrain from jostling for a Zanu PF leadership position in the Midlands province, has established. Sources said …

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