By A Correspondent- Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has been implicated in two Harare medical transactions.
This came out after a 35-year-old Harare man was arrested for allegedly using the vice President’s name to get free medical care at two medical centres in the capital.
Marlon Katiyo, who is of no fixed abode, was arrested on Wednesday, 1 September 2021 and appeared in court on Thursday morning, facing fraud charges.
According to court papers, Katiyo used four different names to avoid detection. Two of the names he used were General Chiwenga and Dominic Chiwenga.
Dominic is one of vice president Chiwenga’s middle names.
The accused also used different residential addresses to avoid debt collectors.
Harare Magistrate Dennis Mangosi remanded him to Friday 3 September 2021 for bail application.