Zimbabwe Mining Federation (ZMF) president Henrietta Rushwaya has given the state discover to problem additional remand if not supplied with trial date on her subsequent courtroom look.
She is dealing with allegations of attempting to smuggle 6kg of gold on the Robert Gabriel Mugabe Worldwide Airport to Dubai her final yr.
She, nevertheless, denies the fees and insisting she mistakenly took the incorrect purse from her residence.
On the depend of illegal possession of the valuable mineral, Rushwaya instructed the courtroom that she is a holder of a sound gold licence and as such would need her gold again.
“We wish to place the state on discover to problem additional remand if we aren’t given trial date on subsequent courtroom look,” stated her lawyer Tapson Dzvetero.
Rushwaya is being charged with businessman Ali Mohammad, Present Karanda and Stephen Tserayi.
They are going to be again in courtroom on Could 5 for routine remand.
In a unique case, the courtroom has postponed the trial of businessman Farai Jere who’s accused of fraud along with two Zimbabwe Electrical energy Transmission Distribution Firm (ZETDC) engineers to April 21.
Jere appeared in courtroom with Leonard Chisina and Freeman Kuziva earlier than Justice of the Peace Stanford Mambanje.
The trio is charged with defrauding the facility utility US$3 566 878 in a provide of good meters.