Court postpones bail hearing for Zimbabwe ex finance minister Chombo

Court in Zimbabwe has postponed bail hearing on the case against country’s former finance minister Ignatius Chombo’s to next Tuesday, according to state radio on Friday.

The High Court was earlier scheduled to sit for the hearing on Friday. Chombo, detained by the military before Robert Mugabe resigned as president, is accused of corruption, including trying to defraud the central bank in 2004.

Lawyer representing the former finance minster, says he will deny the allegations at his trial.

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