Suspended PetroZim Line (Pvt) Ltd general manager Catherine Katsande, will know her fate today when the court is expected to sentence her after she was convicted of six counts of fraudulently awarding US$2 million worth of tenders for equipment delivered some years ago to a certain local company.
Harare magistrate Mr. Lazini Ncube convicted Katsande along with the company, which received the tender Kaltrade (Pvt) Limited.
Katsande and Kaltrade were facing seven counts of fraud.
Katsande allegedly authorized payment of USD156 435.50 for the purchase of plain tank gauge kit and transmitter to Kaltrade (Pvt) Ltd a company that had no capacity to deliver. Nothing has been delivered to date thereby prejudicing Petrolzim line.