Kudakwashe Tagwirei is the Chief Executive Officer and Director at Sakunda Holdings Group and a businessman with vast interests in the energy sector.
Tagwirei founded Sakunda in 2005.
Financing Command Agriculture
Tagwirei is credited for mobilising finance for government’s Command Agriculture. Opposition parties alleged the programme to be an illegal parallel programme of the State, specifically designed to pursue a narrow electoral agenda, specifically securing a Zanu PF victory at the 2018 harmonised elections.
Kudakwashe Tagwirei’s father Phineas Tagwirei passed away in 2018, he succumbed to prostate cancer at Trauma Centre in Borrowdale. His father's death halted government business as virtually all ministers abandoned their workstations to attend his burial. Emmerson Mnangagwa and Constantino Chiwenga also attended the funeral.
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