Dr Andrew Matibiri is the former CEO of the TIMB and in 2019 was on the Board of the TIMB.

Personal Details

No information could be found on his age, place of birth, or family.

It is alleged by “Baba Jukwa” that Andrew Matibiri is a relation of RG Mugabe. <ref name=" Baba Jukwa "> [1], Baba Juwkwa, Published: 208, Retrieved: 26 August 2019

School / Education

No information could be found on his Junior or High School, or any tertiary education.


In January 2010, Andrew Matibiri was on court for criminal abuse of power as a public officer. It is alleged he allocated himself eight growers numbers, and then sold tobacco belonging to Saltlakes Holdings, a company owned by Zanu PF Mashonaland West secretary for lands Temba Mliswa. The tobacco is alleged to have not met the requirements of the board and was from the previous season. A state witness failed to appear on the court date. <ref name=" Zimbabwe Independent "> [2], Zimbabwe independent, Published: 21 January 2010, Retrieved: 26 August 2019

In March 2019, the TIMB management was ordered by the parliament’s lands and agriculture committee to submit financial statements amid claims of corruption against the Monica Chinamasa chaired board. TIMB chief executive, Andrew Matibiri to submit the entity’s financial statements dating back to 2015 The TIMB board has also been in office since 2009 and was supposed to be serving a three year term. . <ref name=" Monica Chinamasa TIMB board in corruption storm"> [3], New Zimbabwe, Published: 13 March 2019, Retrieved: 26 August 2019