Mliswa moves to cripple Obert Mpofu

Mliswa moves to cripple Obert Mpofu
Published: 18 October 2018 (227 Views)
Mines and Energy portfolio committee chairperson Temba Mliswa has said Parliament will pressure the Zimbabwe Power Company to stop buying coal from Zanu-PF administration secretary Obert Mpofu's Makomo Resources.

Makomo Resources is the largest privately-owned coal producer in Zimbabwe and supplies power stations as well as industrial and agricultural sectors.

This comes after the burly former Home Affairs minister - who lost his ministerial post and has since been re-assigned to the Zanu-PF headquarters - clashed in angry scenes with Mliswa during the 8th Parliament, and vowed never to appear before the portfolio committee to answer any questions relating to the missing $15 billion revenue from the gem-rich Chiadzwa diamond fields as long as Mliswa was presiding over the emotive issue - also suggesting damagingly that the garrulous Norton legislator had at some point sought a bribe from him.

- dailynews

 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

There are no comments.

Latest stories

MDC appeals to Jacob Mudenda over arrested MPs

by Tabitha Khumalo | 21 January 2019 | 38 Views

Zimbabwean President surrounded by vultures masquerading as patriots

by Dr Masimba Mavaza | 21 January 2019 | 48 Views

140 buses deployed in Harare

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 95 Views

Mnangagwa's current location revealed

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 153 Views

Enter the dragon: The rise of China

by Victor Bhoroma | 21 January 2019 | 54 Views

Can currency reforms save the Zimbabwean economy?

by Victor Bhoroma | 21 January 2019 | 63 Views

Kombi operators have themselves to blame

by Tafara Shumba | 21 January 2019 | 82 Views

BREAKING: Court rules that blocking internet is illegal

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 94 Views

Energy Mutodi speaks on Mnangagwa 'ritual photo'

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 85 Views

Use of children in protests condemned

by CLS and FF | 21 January 2019 | 39 Views

Oppah Muchinguri to become Vice President?

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 128 Views

Twelve MDC MPs arrested as army continues crackdown

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 243 Views

Ramaphosa could use Davos to apply pressure on Mnangagwa

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 259 Views

Road accident claims five near Chinhoyi

by Staff Reporter | 21 January 2019 | 158 Views

Is it back to normal in Harare?

by BBC | 21 January 2019 | 198 Views

Mnanagwa speaks on DRC ConCourt decision

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 136 Views

Accident kills five

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 85 Views

PHOTO: Mthuli Ncube dumps Mnangagwa's scarf?

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 190 Views

'Mnangagwa govt riots explanation laughable'

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 113 Views

Zimbabwe faces bleak future, claims IMF

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 89 Views

'Zimbabwe electricity imports to continue until 2027'

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 76 Views

ZRP auctions 200 bales of clothes

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 70 Views

Chamisa prays for violence victims

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 74 Views

Chamisa's MPs flee govt terror

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 80 Views

'Evil little bishop' saddened by the current repression in Zimbabwe

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 92 Views

Church calls for GNU

by Staff reporter | 21 January 2019 | 73 Views

ZANU PF bribes MDC officials to oust Chamisa

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 189 Views

Private media now working against the government of Zimbabwe

by Chrispen Chebundo | 21 January 2019 | 125 Views

When selfish goals stand in the way of national interests

by Mapozho Saruchera | 21 January 2019 | 87 Views

The horror behind Zimbabwe's internet shutdown

by NoViolet Bulawayo | 21 January 2019 | 158 Views

Malema should mind his own business

by Nobleman Runyanga | 21 January 2019 | 158 Views

'I almost killed a man in church' Prophet Chiza confesses

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 124 Views

WATCH: Business as usual in Bulawayo

by Staff Reporter | 21 January 2019 | 109 Views

PHOTO: Mnangagwa in bizzare ritual?

by Mandla Ndlovu | 21 January 2019 | 227 Views

I'm looking for the Mkwananzi family from Mgungubani

by Obina Sibanda | 21 January 2019 | 89 Views