Unconfirmed reports coming Harare indicate that the Zimabbwe Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested Minister of Health and Child Care Obadiah Moyo over a Coronavirus tender scam.
— Prof Jonathan Moyo (@ProfJNMoyo) June 18, 2020
The reports come a few days after one Delish Nguwaya of Drax International was arrested by the Zimbabwe Republic Police of the same matter which was exposed by senior journalist Hopewell Chin’ono, Elias Mambo and Mduduzi Mathuthu.
Breaking…Covidgate: Reports reaching us say Health minister Obadiah Moyo has been arrested… We are trying to get confirmation from @ZACConline
We will keep you posted as more infor comes thru….
— ZimMorningPost (@ZimMorning_Post) June 18, 2020
However, online publication Zimlive said ZACC spokesman John Makamure, denied the reports saying, “There has been no arrest of the Hon Minister.”
#BREAKING Sources tonight say Health Minister Obadiah Moyo arrested over #Covidgate. ZACC spokesman John Makamure, at 6PM, however told @zimlive: "There has been no arrest of the Hon Minister." We are monitoring the situation pic.twitter.com/XtWViVyfv6
— ZimLive (@zimlive) June 18, 2020
This is a developing story we will