Ex-Harare town clerk trial date set

Ex-Harare town clerk trial date set 1

By Shamiso Dzingire The State has set February 11 as the trial date for former Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi.Mahachi is facing charges of criminal abuse of office after he allegedly corruptly contracted a “Ukrainian” company to undertake the $80 million Airport Road rehabilitation project. Former Harare Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi (Picture by NewsDay) The State also set February 11 as the trial date for ex-Harare Commission chairperson Michael Mahachi who is also facing similar allegations. Allegations against the pair are that on May 21, 2008, the City of Harare…

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Ex-Harare town clerk denied bail

Ex-Harare town clerk denied bail 2

Former City of Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi was yesterday denied bail and remanded in custody to December 6. Former Harare Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi (Picture by NewsDay) He faces allegations of criminal abuse of office after he allegedly corruptly contracted Augur Investments to undertake the $80 million Airport Road rehabilitation project. Michael Mahachi was then Commission for the City of Harare chairperson. Michael has since appeared in court over the same allegations and was also remanded in custody. Michael Mahachi Related Articles Mahachi was not asked to plead when…

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Ex-Harare town clerk in court

Ex-Harare town clerk in court 3

By Anesu Madiye Former Harare Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi yesterday appeared in court on criminal abuse of office charges after he was allegedly involved in a scam that prejudiced the city of land valued at US$80 million. Tendai Mahachi He appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Rumbidzai Mugwagwa, who did not ask him to plead and he was denied bail. The matter was remanded to December 6. Related Articles In denying him bail, Mugwagwa said Mahachi could abscond or flee the country if given bail as he was facing serious charges…

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