We are Cooperate Governance Unit (CGU)
CGU is a department within the Office of President and Cabinet (OPC), set up in terms of Section 5 of the Public Entities Corporate Governance Act, Chapter 10:31, (PECG Act).
CGU provides a centralised oversight, advisory and support mechanism that guides public entities on corporate governance matters.
The Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC)
The Corporate Governance Unit was established in accordance with the law relating to the Civil Service as a department within the Office of the President and Cabinet
Head of the CGU
Mr. A. Choruma
In accordance with Section 5(2) of the PECG Act, CGU is headed by a Permanent Secretary, assisted by the Chief Director, Directors, Deputy Directors and other members of staff appointed from time to time to ensure that the Unit performs its statutory obligations.
“An entity whose operations or activities are substantially controlled by the State or by a person on behalf of the State, whether through ownership of a majority of shares in the entity or otherwise, and includes:-
Who can register?
In terms of Section 5(e) of the PECG Act, the Corporate Governance Unit maintains an up to date comprehensive directory or database accessible to all line Ministries, entity Boards, Chief Executive Officers and Secretaries to enable them to have a pool for identifying suitably qualified candidates for appointment to boards of entities.
An Act to provide for the governance of public entities in compliance with Chapter 9 of the Constitution.
Compliance Assessment Report
Assessment of corporate governance practices by SEPs in Zimbabwe
The National Development Strategy 1 (NDS1) is aimed at realising the country’s Vision 2030.