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The recent escape of Hon. David ...
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The recent escape of Hon. David Butau from Zimbabwe amid allegations of exchange control violations has attracted media attention both domestically and internationally but the matrix of facts and legal issues surrounding
, who as it turns out knew more about the motives
Adding one plus one it became evident that Butau
was one such individual and the offer by Gono to disclose the names to an allegedly tainted Butau's
is not the first victim of
.What wrong did Butau
do?What is the case against him?The police who are allegedly looking for him appear not to know what they want him for. According to Wayne Bvudzijena, the chief police spokesman, Butau is on the
The central players in the two cases are Mr. Jonathan Kadzura and David
who it appears are both well connected to Gono.
occupied a position that could potentially be dangerous for Gono not
was only inevitable that Gono would want Butau
to also be under control lest
...provided by the RBZ to companies linked to David Butau -- Squareaxe Pvt Ltd
was in the loop of this illegal transaction whose motivator was the
now the state's case that Butau
violated the exchange control regulations by facilitating the procurement of the foreign currency at black market rates.
Why has Butau
been targeted?What does he
know about Gono's role in such opaque transactions?Butau
now finds himself on the increasing fugitive list that is daily updated by the RBZ
.When will Gono stop playing games with the future of Zimbabwe?
was set up and Manjoro was just a pawn in the game?
to purchase the tractors using so called shelf companies.Why they have turned on him remains unclear but he
believes the regime needs to manufacture new enemies all the time so as to blame them for it's own shortcomings.As an example he
said instead of people talking about the real
...negotiations referring all referring question to Health Minister David
Repeated efforts to get a comment from Parirenyatwa were fruitless as he
did not answer his
mobile phone while, his
secretary said he
was in series of meetings.
...team's 2009 tour of England and Wales, Shadow Foreign Minister David
While David Butau, ...
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While David Butau, chairperson of the Finance Parliamentary Portfolio Committee and a Member of Parliament in the ruling ZANU-PF fled to United Kingdom last week amid reports of irregular financial dealings.
Why was Butau
attempted to do.
Evidence is plenty and even Butau
invited himself to a parliamentary committee chaired by Butau
those who know him very well would have known of the trap in which Butau
was going to be the sacrificial lamb.The facts of the case are that Butau
may not have been alone in the Gono
compromised individuals.To what extent Gono has corrupted the state machinery using the various
joins the list of targeted individuals who may know who Gono
(with no judicial involvement), Butau
was right to take the position that no justice would be served if he
remained in the country fully knowing that the
chose a country in Africa, then the long arm of Zimbabwean
injustice would have caught up with him.As he
rightly said, he
would risk "rotting in remand prison" for a crime he
did not commit.
Who is this Charamba?Judging from what Charamba is reported to have said, it is evident that he thinks he is the judge, jury and executioner.He
is quoted as having said: "The criminals follow the sponsor.
to interview David Butau, ...
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to interview David Butau, the ZANU-PF member of parliament for a northern constituency, about a 537,000 pound payment made for tractors from an offshore account in the Channel Islands.Butau
was unavailable for comment, but the Sunday Mail quoted him, speaking from Britain, as denying any wrongdoing and accusing Reserve Bank
Police say they have been trying to interview Butau
for the past two weeks.
"We have not had any luck with David Butau
has not reported to
chairs a budget and finance parliamentary committee that has had a
BULAWAYO - Mbire legislator David ...
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BULAWAYO - Mbire legislator David Butau - and a key ally of Vice President Joice Mujuru - was on Saturday involved in a car crash along the Bulawayo-Victoria Falls road, the Daily News has learnt.
Although the Dande Capital Holdings
(Dande) founder escaped with no visible injuries - after running into at least six donkeys - a family friend said that he
was still at a Bulawayo hospital yesterday for precautionary reasons, and determine if he
had not sustained internal injuries.
was coming from a pre-budget seminar in Victoria Falls and we understand the accident occurred around the Umguza area, and he
was driving his
party-allocated Ford Everest," she
About two weeks ago, Butau was singled out by President Robert Mugabe as one of the cogs behind defiant war veterans' leader Jabulani Sibanda.
Together with Kaukonde, Butau
is seen as one of the key backers of the beleagured VP.
HARARE - Former Guruve North legislator, ...
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HARARE - Former Guruve North legislator, David Butau is said to have been
arrested Monday evening as he arrived from Britain where he had sought
refuge for over a year.
Sources revealed Tuesday the fugitive businessman was seized by police from
the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) as he
arrived from London and
is being detained at Harare Central police station.
Butau, who was chief executive officer of Dande Holdings, which has
fled to the United Kingdom on December 27, 2007 after police had
issued a public statement he
was wanted for questioning on the matter.
While in the UK, Butau
, who pleaded innocent, wrote to a government
controlled weekly saying he
had fled as he
would not get a fair
treatment from what he
saw as government's vindictive stance.
had however promised to return to Zimbabwe as soon as documents and
details absolving him of any wrongdoing were forwarded to the relevant
It later emerged Gono had been trying to pique Butau
, who was in fact