20 February 2018
   
Tsvangirai: Chaos over burial rituals
PICTURE: AU chief meets 'happy' Mugabe
'Gem dealers pretend to be refugees'
No civil service wage hike: Chinamasa
Moyo, Zhuwao blast AU for ED support
Chamisa rejects MDC-T congress demands
- Maintains he was anointed by ex-PM
Thousands bid Tsvangirai farewell
MORE NEWS
Stay out of politics, foreign warned
Govt plans tobacco, gold diaspora bonds
MORE BUSINESS
Actress new Miss Zim licence holder
How exile shaped Hugh Masekela
MORE SHOWBIZ
Rusike still has Europe in his sights
'Liverpool squad best I've coached'
MORE SPORTS
New era: Changing Zimbabwe’s past
When Zimbabwe was world's freest economy
MORE OPINION
 
MDC-T succession: heads or tails?
Tamborinyoka on boss Tsvangirai
MORE COLUMNISTS
 
 
Dube, Mubaiwa lock horns in PSL elections
01/02/2016 00:00:00
by Sports Reporter
 
 
RELATED STORIES
Dynamos to parade new signings
Ex-PSL chair Phiri left in the cold

AS nominations for elections to choose the next PSL boss to replace Twine Phiri closed yesterday, it was Highlanders chairman and acting PSL chair Peter Dube and Dynamos president Kenni Mubaiwa who filed their nomination papers on Monday.

And Dube confirmed: “I have been nominated.

“I submitted my nomination papers and I am now waiting for the verification process. That's all I can say for now.”

Mubaiwa also confirmed submitting his nomination papers.

He said he believed it was his time to lead the PSL after losing the previous election to Phiri. The elections have been set for February 13.

ZIFA have ordered fresh elections for the PSL, with the association's president Philip Chiyangwa saying Phiri was no longer the chairman of the topflight league as his mandate was revoked by the councillors on October 3 last year when other members of Cuthbert Dube led board were also swept away.

Chiyangwa said Phiri would have to seek a fresh mandate to lead the PSL.

However, according to the PSL constitution he is no longer eligible because he lost the club presidency to Farai Jere who is now the majority shareholder with a 60% stake.

Phiri was left with a 20% while fellow board member Nhamo Tutisani also has a 20% stake. Only club presidents or chairpersons can contest for the PSL chairmanship according to the PSL constitution.

Article 38.1 of the PSL constitution says: "The chairman shall be elected by the congress for
a period of four years. His mandate begins after the end of the congress that has elected him. The chairman shall only be re-elected once.”

In the last election, Phiri beat Mubaiwa 13 against two to win a second term in office.



Advertisement


 
Email this to a friend Printable Version Discuss This Story
Share this article:

Digg it

Del.icio.us

Reddit

Newsvine

Nowpublic

Stumbleupon

Face Book

Myspace

Fark

 
 
 
comments powered by Disqus
 
RSS NewsTicker