members led by Michael Madanha on Monday came to parliament unprepared to
answer questions from the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Public Accounts.
to give oral evidence to the committee on the 2016-2017 adverse report by the Auditor
General. They, however, angered parliamentarians by failing to answer questions
from the committee.
have presented itself before parliament on Monday, May 06, but they did not go
due to other reasons.
Biti being absent, the committee was chaired by Zanu PF Mberengwa East MP Marko
Raidza who then asked the team to return on May 20 after they failed to respond
to issues raised.
felt that parliament was being taken for granted.
report then present the case before this parliament,” said MDC Harare North MP
and former Transport deputy minister, became Zinara board chairperson in
January after the dissolution of the previous board in October 2018.
that were raised during the abortive session, Madanha said the board was only
three months old and had not had ample time to study the AG’s report.
of disrespecting parliament’s business and wasting taxpayers’ resources by
trivializing the house which uses public resources to organise a session.
corruption scandals, with executives accused of milking the State-owned company
of millions of dollars for personal use.