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Zimbabwe

Gideon Gono

Date of Birth: 29/11/1959


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Three men in a boat

The big unresolved issues are the appointment of provincial governors, the role of two Mugabe-allies, Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Gideon Gono and Attorney General Johannes Tomana, and Mugabe’s refusal to swear in the MDC’s Roy Bennett as Deputy Agriculture Minister because he faces criminal charges...


All that glitters is mine

China International Fund has promised to put money into Governor Gideon Gono's Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe so as to clear up arrears owed to gold sellers and to set up a new nationwide gold buying syndicate...


China Sonangol targets Harare’s gold and oil

Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono, who continues to battle with MDC Finance Minister Tendai Biti over control of the economy, said that ‘significant’ sums from the deal were already with local financial institutions...


Didymus Mutasa dithers

The days are gone when Gideon Gono's Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe would have provided bridging finance until the party could squeeze the corporate sector or activate the printing presses...


'Too many enemies'

The ministers from Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia, who form the Southern African Development Community's troika, concluded that there was an urgent need to address the appointment of Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Gideon Gono and Attorney General Johannes Tomana and a new formula to appoint provincial governors...


Tsvangirai's walkout puts Mugabe on the backfoot

None of the issues highlighted by the Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit on Zimbabwe in January have been resolved: the row over ministerial duties and powers; the illegal appointments of Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Gideon Gono and Attorney General Johannes Tomana; and Mugabe's failure to ratify the appointment of provincial governors; along with a lack of progress on constitutional reform, liberalisation of the media and a national audit of land holdings...


Greed, gold and grit

Leading the charge are Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono and Attorney General Johannes Tomana; Gono with his financial schemes to counter MDC efforts to reform the economy and reduce ZANU-PF's powers of patronage; and Tomana for his selective legal pursuit of MDC MPs...

Gideon Gono, the irrepressible Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, has proposed relaunching the Zimbabwe dollar, backed by the country's growing gold reserves...


Tsvangirai carries the can

Almost instantly, dollarisation destroyed ZANU-PF's patronage base and the power of Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono, who can no longer disburse foreign exchange to political favourites or indeed order the prosecution of political foes for currency violations...


The hard road to a new constitution

As politicians in Harare took soundings on a new constitution, Tsvangirai's faction of the MDC called on the Southern African Development Community, which is a guarantor of the terms of the power-sharing agreement, to pressure ZANU-PF to stop the violence and tackle Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono and Attorney General Johannes Tomana...


Until the stout lady sings

Tsvangirai's faction seems to have weathered a likely backbench rebellion over the allocation of vehicles to MPs, sparked by a sneaky move by Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono...


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