court.jpgHigh Court judge Chinembiri Bhunu has cleared the Minister of Energy and Power Development, Mr. Elton Mangoma of corruption charges in which the Minister was accused of flouting a tender procedure involving a US$5 million deal in acquiring fuel from a South African company.

However, the Minister will have to appear before the courts on the 18th of next month facing similar allegations of corruption in which he is accused of favouring one supplier over another in the purchase of electrical equipment for the country’s power supplier.