Gweru – Land baron Smelly Dube has been remanded in custody.
She has been remanded to 9 March for bail application.
Magistrate Taurai Manwera granted the state application to place Dube on remand.
She will now be under Prisons guard at Claybank hospital up until she recovers and fit to be transferred to Shurugwi Female Prison.
Dube is facing three counts of Fraud or Conspiracy to criminal abuse of duty by a public officer.
It alleged that Dube sold 2 169 stands on State land for USD 9 468 300 to individuals in Zvishavane and Gweru.https://masvingomirror.com