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Gono to land senatorial seat, legal hurdle cleared

28 August 2014 | 1463 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor, Gideon Gono looks set to land the Manicaland senatorial seat left vacant following the death of Kumbirai Kangai in August last year after President Robert...
by Staff reporter

Gono appointment, ZEC to decide

20 August 2014 | 2013 Views
THE Zimbabwe Electoral Commission says it will make its position regarding the suitability of former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono to become Senator of Manicaland only after Pr...
by Zvamaida Murwira

'Gono remains our choice,' says Zanu-PF

01 August 2014 | 4313 Views
President Robert Mugabe's Zanu-PF reiterated yesterday that it had picked former Reserve Bank governor Gideon Gono to become the new Buhera Senator despite opposition from some members of the party....
by Staff reporter

Mnangagwa seeks Gono alliance

01 August 2014 | 3020 Views
SUCCESSION manoeuvres in Zanu-PF are intensifying ahead of the party's congress in December as Justice minister Emmerson Mnangagwa moves to secure an alliance with former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe gove...
by Staff reporter

'Gono's Senatorial seat not guaranteed'

31 July 2014 | 1793 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono's expected elevation to Senator for Manicaland is not assured amid reports it may be ultra vires provisions of the Constitution which require t...
by Fidelis Munyoro

Gono's elevation to Manicaland Senator appears imminent

30 July 2014 | 1583 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono's elevation to Manicaland Senator now appears imminent following the passage of the Electoral Amendment Bill by parliament.The Bill was sent to...
by Zvamaida Murwira

Gideon Gono takes accountant to court over $200,000

16 July 2014 | 1603 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono yesterday took an accountant at his Lunar Chickens (Pvt) Ltd to court on allegations of posting fictitious transactions onto the Pastel account...
by Staff reporter

Gono 'whips' employee over unauthorised access of company information

15 July 2014 | 3407 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono, allegedly assaulted an accountant at his Lunar Chickens farm, whom he accused of accessing company information without authority, 'The Herald' ...
by Staff Reporter

Gono in trouble over Baba Jukwa

04 July 2014 | 6420 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono could be charged with contempt of court for publicly claiming that he had evidence about the Facebook character Baba Jukwa when the matter is be...
by Staff Reporter

Gono guns for Baba Jukwa

02 July 2014 | 7199 Views
As the acrimonious domino effect of shadowy Facebook character Baba Jukwa continues unabated, former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor, Gideon Gono, yesterday waded into the storm, declaring h...
by Staff reporter

'Gono's children deported to feed Tsvangirai's ego'

02 July 2014 | 7355 Views
Dr Gideon Gono, who retired in December 2013, after a 10 year tenure as governor of Zimbabwe's central bank and was at the forefront of the country's fight to survive crippling economic sanctions, the...
by Staff reporter

Gono hits back

28 June 2014 | 3225 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Dr Gideon Gono yesterday said his former adviser and Bikita West legislator Munyaradzi Kereke should stop tarnishing other people's images and personali...
by Staff reporter

Push for Gono's arrest

27 June 2014 | 3329 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono's advisor, Dr Munyaradzi Kereke, has written to the police and the Prosecutor-General's Office seeking the arrest and prosecution of his erstwhi...
by Fidelis Munyoro

Tsvangirai, Gono should forgive Amai Jukwa

27 June 2014 | 3192 Views
Controversial MDC-T politician Job Sikhala has pleaded with his party leader Morgan Tsvangirai and former Reserve bank governor Gideon Gono to forgive detained Sunday Mail editor Edmund Kudzayi wh...
by Mafu Sithabile

Army detonates Gono's presidential ambition

27 June 2014 | 6818 Views
COLOGNE - Zimbabwe's no nonsense hardline military generals, have allegedly paralysed former central bank governor, Gideon Gono's ambition to become president as a compromise Zanu PF candidate, after ...
by Itai Gwatidzo Mushekwe

Gono accused of fraud

26 June 2014 | 3176 Views
Bikita West legislator and ex-advisor to former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr Gideon Gono, Dr Munyaradzi Kereke, has written a formal report on alleged tax fraud by his former boss....
by Staff reporter

Mugabe in Gono dilemma

09 June 2014 | 9982 Views
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe reportedly faces a dilemma over the swearing in of former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono as Buhera senator due to a lapse of a legal framework to appoint h...
by Staff reporter

Kereke, Gono showdown set for September

27 May 2014 | 1806 Views
The legal feud between Dr Munyaradzi Kereke and Dr Gideon Gono will now proceed in September following a meeting of the parties.A copy of a letter from Chief Registrar, Walter Chikwanha co...
by Staff reporter

Gideon Gono refuses to take credit

26 May 2014 | 4408 Views
Gideon Retired Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono yesterday refused to take credit for government's cl...
by Staff reporter

Gono, Kereke summoned

21 May 2014 | 2038 Views
Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku has summoned former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono and his erstwhile advisor Dr Munyaradzi Kereke over their highly charged Constitutional Court feu...
by Daniel Nemukuyu

Gono 'swindler' in court

20 May 2014 | 3844 Views
AN EMPLOYEE of former Reserve Bank governor Gideon Gono was yesterday charged over an alleged $24,634 swindle.Lewis Manyanga, 45, of Cherutombo suburb in Marondera, was not asked to plead to ...
by Tendai Mugido

Gono drags employers to labour court

14 April 2014 | 3142 Views
THE LABOUR Court has ordered the Masvingo Drama Circle management committee to pay outstanding salaries and allowances to theatre practitioner Leeroy Gono who was employed by the former as artistic di...
by Staff reporter

Zanu-PF factions in quandary over Gono

13 April 2014 | 2947 Views
Zanu-PF factions positioning themselves to succeed President Robert Mugabe are panicking following recent suggestions that Mugabe could be grooming former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon...
by Staff reporter

Mugabe's Spokesman dismiss Gono link to Presidency

09 April 2014 | 4758 Views
President Robert Mugabe's spokesman George Charamba has dismissed a report that claims that the head of state is considering handing over the presidency to former Reserve Bank governor, Gideon Gon...
by Staff reporter

Mugabe’s tour of Gono farm raises eyebrows

31 March 2014 | 3809 Views
Speculation increased last week that President Mugabe has been grooming former Reserve Bank Governor (RBZ) Gideon Gono for a Cabinet post and eventually the presidency.This followed Mugabe's ...
by Staff reporter

'I'll kick them out,' says Mugabe

28 March 2014 | 10741 Views
President Robert Mugabe yesterday attacked the State media for using extraordinary measures to impose a media blackout on retired Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono, saying he would kick ou...
by Staff reporter

Mugabe angry over Gono attacks

28 March 2014 | 6253 Views
President Mugabe yesterday attacked the State media for using extraordinary measures to impose a media blackout on retired Reserve Bank governor Gideon Gono, saying he would kick out those respon...
by Staff reporter

Mugabe tours Gono's massive farm

28 March 2014 | 2794 Views
PRESIDENT Mugabe yesterday toured former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono's chicken-rearing business at New Donnington Farm in Norton. He commended Dr Gono for the massive proj...
by Staff reporter

Mugabe appoints Gono's RBZ successor

23 March 2014 | 6712 Views
President Mugabe has appointed economist and former CBZ chief executive officer Dr John Mangudya as the new Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe.The appointment is effective May 1, runnin...
by Tinashe Farawo

Gono appointment to Parly in limbo

19 March 2014 | 4073 Views
Former Reserve Bank governor, Gideon Gono, recommended for a senatorial seat in Manicaland by Zanu-PF, cannot go to Parliament just yet, the Zimbabwe Election Commission (ZEC) boss Rita Makarau said...
by Xolisani Ncube

Gono looks certain to become next finance minister

14 March 2014 | 5160 Views
President Robert Mugabe is contemplating a Cabinet reshuffle that could see Patrick Chinamasa axed as finance minister and replaced by former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono, according t...
by Staff reporter

Tendai Biti wants Kereke barred

13 March 2014 | 3847 Views
Ex-Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor Gideon Gono's lawyer Tendai Biti has written to the Constitutional Court seeking to bar Munyaradzi Kereke from being heard after he failed to file his pa...
by Staff reporter

Gono begs court to forgive Kereke

13 March 2014 | 5594 Views
IN an unusual twist to the legal battle between Gideon Gono and his former advisor, Munyaradzi Kereke, the ex-Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor has sought reprieve for his accuser to argue his c...
by Staff Reporter

Mugabe, Gono helped themselves to Gaddafi's millions

06 March 2014 | 9418 Views
President Robert Mugabe and his close personal banker, himself a former central bank governor, Gideon Gono, have allegedly helped themselves to millions of dollars invested in Zimbabwe by late Libya...
by Itai Gwatidzo Mushekwe/ Mary-Kate Kahari

Gono had licence 'to use any means'

10 February 2014 | 3140 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono had a licence to "use any means possible" to raise foreign exchange for the government. This was disclosed in a final audit report done...
by Staff reporter

Gono's senatorial issue clarified

07 February 2014 | 2938 Views
ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (Zec) chairperson Rita Makarau says she is waiting for Zanu-PF to submit a name of the person to fill the late Kumbirai Kangai's senatorial seat after it emerged former ...
by Staff reporter

'Kereke lying,' says Gono

05 February 2014 | 3000 Views
Gideon Gono said his ex-advisor Munyaradzi Kereke is basing corruption claims against him on false allegations driven by malice and a desire to settle personal grudges. Kereke filed a Con...
by Staff reporter

Gono to wait a little longer

05 February 2014 | 2091 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono will have to wait a little longer before he knows if he will be sworn-in as the Senator for Buhera after the expiry of the legal provisions gove...
by Staff reporter

'Kereke's life is in danger'

17 January 2014 | 6006 Views
Munyaradzi Kereke, the Bikita West legislator, has sensationally claimed that people claiming to have been sent by Vice President Joice Mujuru and former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor, Gideon ...
by Staff reporter

Gono owes local banks $40 million

13 January 2014 | 6529 Views
Bikita West MP Munyaradzi Kereke says ex-RBZ governor owes local banks $40 million. Kereke said Gono borrowed the money using fraudulently acquired collateral. He claims Gono covered his track...
by Staff reporter

Gono caused SMM's demise says Kereke

12 January 2014 | 2876 Views
Bikita West national assembly member, Munyaradzi Kereke says Shabani Mashaba Mines Holdings (SMM) was taken over by the government after the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) fraudulently manipulated the...
by Staff Reporter

Biti had his hands on the cookie jar as well, Kereke spills the works

10 January 2014 | 4304 Views
Bikita West legislator, Munyaradzi Kereke has made astonishing allegations claiming that former finance minister Tendai Biti was complicit in the looting of funds that he accuses former Reserve Bank o...
by Staff Reporter

Army, police benefited from Gono graft says Dr Kereke

10 January 2014 | 3120 Views
The ongoing fight between former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor Gideon Gono and his former adviser, Bikita West Member of Parliament, Munyaradzi Kereke has opened a can of worms on the goings on ...
by Staff Reporter

'Gono, Zimbabwe's next President'

09 January 2014 | 9336 Views
FORMER Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) advisor to then Governor Gideon Gono, Munyaradzi Kereke Wednesday made sensational accusations that the ex-central bank boss had claimed that he will be the next...
by Staff Reporter

Gono-Kereke legal feud continues

09 January 2014 | 2171 Views
The legal feud between former Central bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono and his former advisor Dr Munyaradzi Kereke is far from over after Dr Kereke approached the Constitutional Court seeking...
by Staff Reporter

Herald sends editor home over Gono - Biti article

19 December 2013 | 6142 Views
Caeser Zvayi, the Herald editor, was on Wednesday sent home on forced leave over a story claiming top Zanu-PF officials were furious with former central bank governor, Gideon Gono, after he engaged ...
by Staff reporter

'Gono is entitled to choose his own lawyer,' says Jonathan Moyo

19 December 2013 | 3719 Views
There is nothing amiss with Zanu-PF Buhera Senator-designate Dr Gideon Gono retaining MDC-T secretary-general Mr Tendai Biti as his lawyer and suggesting otherwise is indicative of a hidden politica...
by Staff Reporter

Woman sues ex over 'gonorrhea' STI

18 December 2013 | 4261 Views
A 21-year-old Mandara woman has dragged her ex-boyfriend to court for deliberately infecting her with gonorrhea.Fransis Chipato, 26, was charged with deliberate infection of another with sexua...
by Staff reporter

Gono hires Biti to fight his corner in court case

18 December 2013 | 4665 Views
Former Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr Gideon Gono has hired MDC-T secretary-general, the lawyer Mr Tendai Biti to fight allegations made by Zanu-PF legislator Dr Munyaradzi Kereke that he was i...
by Staff Reporter

Gideon Gono replacement, Dr Mthuli Ncube in the race

17 December 2013 | 3376 Views
Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa on Thursday presents the 2013-14 National Budget statement amid growing speculation on who will be the next Reserve Bank Governor. Dr Gideon Gono ended the second o...
by Business Reporter

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