Obert Mpofu

Obert Mpofu

National News
THE Zanu PF youth league has vowed to further expose Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya and the Zimbabwe Miners Federation boss Henrietta Rushwaya’s alleged corrupt deals, and expose more people in its “name and shame” exercise. ...
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Civic society groups in Zimbabwe claim that state-sponsored violence is taking place at the Chiadzwa diamond fields as the government attempts to keep illegal dealers and panners at ...
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The behaviour exhibited by Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines can attract a recall of Parliament. His arrogance and the boss-mentality is ...
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News
TRANSPORT minister Obert Mpofu, who has had several allegations of graft levelled against him, has challenged the media to prove the alleged corrupt activities first before implicating him in any shady deals. ...
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News
TRANSPORT and Infrastructural Development minister Obert Mpofu this week read the riot act to board members of parastatals and authorities under his purview when he was outlining the ministry’s expectations for 2015. ...
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Attempted break-in at Mpofu’s office
UNKNOWN people attempted to break into Transport minister Obert Mpofu’s Kaguvi offices in Harare, it has been established. ...
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FORMER Mines minister Obert Mpofu yesterday bragged before High Court judge Justice Chinembiri Bhunu that he was so rich and would not stoop so low as to demand kickbacks from prospective miners ...
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National News
EMPLOYEES of a private security company owned by Transport minister Obert Mpofu are allegedly harassing a Bulawayo man accusing him of stealing a shot-gun three years ago at the minister’s residence. ...
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National News
Minister Obert Mpofu’s wife Sikhanyisiwe and daughter Nomsa have been accused of swindling some small-scale miners of a mine. ...
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National News Politics
A FIERCE battle looms in Tsholotsho North where Minister Samuel Sipepa Nkomo’s wife, Roseline Nkomo, has won the MDC-T ticket to challenge Zanu PF's Jonathan Moyo in the forthcoming parliamentary polls. ...
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News
Zimplats is on a fresh collision course with the government after it filed a notice challenging the compulsory acquisition of close to 27 000 hectares of land. ...
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News
THE government is considering reviewing royalties for platinum miners with high charges for less processed grades of the white metal mineral, Mines and Mineral Development minister Obert Mpofu said yesterday. ...
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National News
MINES and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu says the government will not relent on its resolve to repossess special mining grants from potential investors holding on to claims for speculative purposes. ...
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News
OVER a million carats of diamonds left by Core Mining and Mineral Resources after the termination of its joint venture with Marange Resources cannot be accounted for by the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC). ...
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News
IMPALA Platinum Holdings (Implats) says it is not aware of government’s plans to repossess some of the land belonging to its local unit, Zimplats. ...
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News
PLATINUM advanced for a second day, widening its premium to gold on concern supply will tighten after Zimbabwe seized land from the country’s biggest miner of the metal. Palladium climbed to the highest level since September 2011. ...
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THE government has repossessed over 27 000 hectares of land from the country’s top platinum miner, Zimplats, with immediate effect. ...
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Opinion & Editorials
On January 31, Reserve Bank governor Gideon Gono quietly delivered his first Monetary Policy Statement (MPS) for 2013 with fewer stakeholders anticipating any real impact or purpose to it. ...
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National News
ZANU PF Umguza legislator Obert Mpofu has dismissed allegations that there is violence in his constituency, saying those making the claims are creating “imaginary violence in their minds” to justify their political defeat. ...
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National News
Mines and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu yesterday came to the defence of United Family International Church founder Emmanuel Makandiwa saying “his God given talent should be supported”. ...
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News Politics
ZANU PF politburo member Obert Mpofu yesterday castigated party members in Matabeleland North for selling maize seed and other inputs from President Robert Mugabe meant for villagers. ...
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National News
MINES minister Obert Mpofu is among people who made an impact in their countries in 2012, according to the latest edition of Africa Report. ...
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News Politics
ASPIRING independent MP for Bubi, Genniva Sibanda, on Sunday lashed out at Zanu PF Umguza MP Obert Mpofu over his recent pledge to dole out land to soccer legends in Matabeleland North, saying the gesture was a cheap campaign gimmick. ...
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National News
MINES and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu yesterday paid tribute to the late Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development minister Seiso Moyo saying he was an “amazing politician”. ...
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News Politics
ZANU PF politburo member and Mines and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu has consolidated control of Zanu PF structures in Matabeleland North and Bulawayo provinces after candidates he backed won provincial chairpersons posts. ...
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ENVIRONMENT and Natural Resources minister Francis Nhema has said the government would not authorise mining activities in Gwayi Conservancy in Matabeleland North until the Environmental Management Authority (EMA) has approved the projects. ...
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News
Mines and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu has challenged Partnership Africa Canada to prove that he splashed $20 million from Marange diamonds on his properties. ...
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News
Mines and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu has accused De Beers of looting the country’s Marange diamonds for over 15 years under the guise of exploration. ...
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News Politics
THE wives of Mines minister Obert Mpofu and his Water Resources counterpart Samuel Sipepa Nkomo are reportedly angling themselves to contest the next parliamentary elections by initiating development projects in their home areas, it has been learnt. ...
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MINES and Mining Development minister Obert Mpofu says the country will not realise the projected $600 million from the sale of diamonds, as a result of a slump in world prices of the precious mineral ...
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