Who is Adam Molai?

In 2000, Molai started investing in other African companies through TRT Investments. Last year, he started the $2-million Jua Fund to provide African entrepreneurs with much-needed access to capital, mentoring, advice and networks.

Who is the owner of Pacific cigarettes?

Adam Molai
Pacific Cigarette Company (PCC) is owned by Adam Molai, Robert Mugabe’s nephew-in-law and a Chinese state-owned cigarette manufacturing company (Ref: Nyayaya, K.

Is Pacific Blue cigarettes legal in South Africa?

Pacific cigarettes, as always stated, continue to be legally available in all the markets in which our company operates. “We always welcome constructive criticism as a way of strengthening our processes and procedures against the scourge of illicit cigarette trade highlighted in the Ipsos report commissioned by BAT.

Who makes Remington gold?

The Remington Gold brand owned by GLTC is dominant and selling for as little as R10. Members of the Fair-Trade Independent Tobacco Association (FITA) are engaged in the price war with GLTC: 100% of Afroberg products purchased were below MCT, with 91% of Carnilinx brands also evading tax.

Who is Simon Rudland?

Simon Rudland, co-owner of Gold Leaf Tobacco Corporation and member of Fair Trade Independent Tobacco Association (FITA), was seriously injured in an apparent assassination attempt in Johannesburg on Wednesday morning. The result is that any one of a number of players could have wanted Rudland dead.

How much is a box of RG cigarettes?

The Ipsos Tobacco Market Studies commissioned by the now-defunct Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA), showed that RG cigarettes are now the top-selling brand in the country. In November 2018, the study revealed that the RG brand sells for an average of R10 per pack, well below the MCT at the time of R17. 85.

Who manufactures JFK?

Gold Leaf Tobacco Corporation
Gold Leaf Tobacco Corporation is a dynamic processing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution company of premium quality value cigarettes. GLTC supplies products to other distributors, wholesalers and retailers in and across South Africa.

Who is Mohammadh Sayed?

Mohammadh Sayed, chief operating officer at cigarette manufacturer Carnilinx, laid culpable homicide charges against the doctors and the story featured prominently in the media, which led to further allegations against the doctors emerging.

Who makes RG cigarettes in South Africa?

Gold Leaf Tobacco
Gold Leaf Tobacco holds the distribution rights for the following brands : Voyager, RG, Chicago, Sahawi, Sharp and Savannah. We manufacture cigarettes of high quality in South Africa for both the South African and export markets.

How can you tell if cigarettes are fake?

Here are some signs to look out for:

  1. Packets with no picture health warnings.
  2. Fully branded packs, not in standardised plain packaging.
  3. Packets with foreign language health warnings.
  4. Packs displaying the same code on the base of each pack which is supposed to be unique.

Was Adam Molai a member of Mugabe’s patronage network?

On page 28, the report states that Adam Molai was a member of Mugabe’s patronage network. As the press statement admits, Molai was Mugabe’s nephew-in-law. Patronage is privileged support provided by a political leader to an individual or company.

Is Adam Molai in Maverick citizen’s case study?

On 11 February, Maverick Citizen received the following statement issued by the Conversations group on behalf of Adam Molai. In the report we published on 9 February Molai is mentioned (on pages 28 and 29) in a case study looking at the cigarette cartels. The following is said:

Are Molai and HCZ being investigated over NSSA contract?

As per the Financial Gazette, Molai and the HCZ cannot deny being investigated over the NSSA contract as the Financial Gazette (May 17, 2018) reported that they sued a Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) official for announcing that Molai and HCZ were under investigation (“ZACC boss sued for $200k”, May 17).