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Jonathan Moyo's ZACC arrest challenge crumbles

by Staff reporter
20 Sep 2017 at 13:22hrs | Views
The Constitutional Court has dismissed Professor Jonathan Moyo's application challenging the legality of his arrest by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC).

The challenge emanates from the Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister's alleged abuse of ZIMDEF funds.

On June 14, 2017, the Constitutional Court reserved judgment on the case but queried why Professor Moyo had snubbed the magistrates court.

The court expressed grave concern at the conduct by the applicant of side stepping the lower court which has inherent jurisdiction on dealing with the legality of arrests.

More details to follow....

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Source - zbc