Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Patrick Chinamasa GOVERNMENT has disowned Meikles Limited’s $90 million claim over a two-decade old Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) debt and has made a counter demand, saying it had overpaid the hospitality and retail group by about $30 million. According to court documents seen by The Financial Gazette, Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, claims Meikles actually owes government more than $30 million after it was overpaid when it charged high interest rates in violation of the law. Chinamasa said Meikles was overpaid through $76,1 million in Treasury Bills. He averred that at the time the payment was made, the debt ― plus interest at the inflated rate ―…