Big blow for the family of Ginimbi as his ex-wife Zodwa takes over his assets

Big blow for the family of Ginimbi as his ex-wife Zodwa takes over his assets


The family of Genius Kadungure might be left holding straws amid indication that flamboyant businesswoman Zodwa Mkandla was part owner of the Domboshava mansion.

Sources on the brink of the developments told Zim Morning Post that “Zodwa has already started projecting herself because the surviving spouse, and is firmly responsible .”

The mansion which will easily get a slot on MTV crib lies deep beyond the hem of the capital faraway from the town limits amidst the smell of soot and smoke within the land of Chief Chinhamora in Nyamande Village, Domboshava.

The home which had become a standing symbol at the height of Ginimbi’s powers was co-owned by Ginimbi and Zodwa, consistent with State papers retrieved by Zim Morning Post from a 2018 case.

For the latter part of his life, popular socialite and businessman claimed to possess built the mansion in his home area where he grew up. However, the 2018 court record reveals that flamboyant businesswoman Zodwa Mkandla also claims ownership of the house.

These ownership details were leaked in court as Zodwa, who is popularly referred to as Zozo, sought to retrieve lost property worth $60 000 at the house in question. within the court case, the State detailed that Zodwa lost the property at her Domboshava mansion to at least one of her security personnel, a person identified as Justice Jasi. Justice allegedly did injustice in spite of the trust vested in him.

The two businesspeople (Zozo and Ginimbi) never categorically stated their legal status despite speculation and rumors that the 2 were married under the Marriage Act which can entitle them to dual ownership of properties.
On numerous occasions, Ginimbi skirted answering the question on his legal status.

There were murmurs that Genius was masquerading as a home-owner but was actually being taken care of just like the proverbial fictional animal.

Other sections maintained that the 2 had joint ownership by virtue of being married, or the 2 were simply joint owners without marriage. Yet other sources within the couple’s circles say that the 2 were business partners and not lovers.

However, the road jury was of the decision that the 2 were at just one occasion an item and Zozo was the anchor of Ginimbi’s finances, a claim that Ginimbi was on record denying.
With lucrative palpable business, many believed that Genius feed off the sweat and genius of Zozo’s widely celebrated business acumen and tenacity.

Genius became popular for his traditional all-white parties where he flaunts his wealth, popping expensive bottles of whiskey.

Zozo was also prominent at these parties, giving credence to the word that the 2 are either business partners or an item with Zozo being the benefactor.

The late Ginimbi owned Dreams Nightclub, formerly Club Sankayi.
It was the venue for Moana’s 26th birthday celebrations on Saturday night, the last event before their tragic death early Sunday.