President Emmerson Mnangagwa has extended by two weeks the amnesty in respect of externalised foreign currency and assets, following its expiration on 28 February 2018.
In a statement to ZBC News, President Mnangagwa said the two-week period will stretch to the 16th of March 2018, after which time the outstanding cases will be publicized on the 19th of March 2018.
Cde Mnangagwa said the extension follows a request by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe for additional time to validate and finalise the amnesty process before government proceeds to name and shame those who did not take heed of the amnesty and proceed to take legal action again such cases.
He added that the central bank request was as a result of a positive response to the amnesty.
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