Attorney General Ordered To Pay Pension Arrears

Court papers seen by Radio VOP, said Tomana, who owns Maryland farm in Darwendale, in President Robert Mugabe’s home province of Mashonaland West, did not remit workers’ pension contributions from April 2010 to August 2011.NSSA said such evasion was in contravention of the NSSA Act.

“The defendant (Tomana) refuses, avoids and or neglected to settle the amount notwithstanding written demand by plaintiff (NSSA) and dated 7th of October 2011,” reads part of NSSA’s declaration against Tomana.

Apart from Tomana, NSSA has also sued Munyaradzi Kereke, the former advisor to central bank governor Gideon Gono, former Mashonaland West Governor Nelson Samukange who owns Rukoba Farm in Banket, Local Government, Rural and Urban Development Minister Ignatius Chombo, Air Zimbabwe, the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation and its reporter Reuben Barwe, who runs a farm in Norton over unpaid pension contributions.