Press statement for immediate release:
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (the "Bank") wishes to advise members of the public that following allegations of impropriety levelled against senior officials of the Bank namely, Mirirai Chiremba, Norman Mataruka, Gresham Muradzikwa and Azvinandawa Saburi, by Mr. Lumumba, the Bank has found it necessary, for the sake of transparency and good corporate governance, that the allegations be followed through and investigated.
Consequently, on 22 October, the Bank suspended the quartet from employment for an indefinite period to pave way for the investigations. Once the investigations have been concluded, the public shall be advised of the outcome and the appropriate corrective action to be taken as dictated by the outcome of the investigations.
John Panonetsa Mangudya (Governor)
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