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January 5, 2019 8:15 AM Residents slam proposed water rationing Helen Kadirire

Harare residents have warned that the water-rationing regime mulled by the city will further plunge the capital city into a disease outbreak era. Community Water Alliance national coordinator Hildaberta Rwambiwa told the Daily News that they had warned council on the need to protect the city’s catchment areas but to no avail. Rwambiwa’s remarks come as Harare 14

December 28, 2018 11:57 AM NSSA loses $31m in housing tender scam

The National Social Security Authority (NSSA) lost over $31 million following a housing tender scam by its employees last year, a Harare court heard yesterday. Elizabeth Chitiga, a former NSSA general manager, appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Courts charged with abuse of office, and magistrate Mrs Victoria Mashamba granted her $1 000 bail. Prosecuting 6

December 14, 2018 8:36 AM RG condemns provincial registry office

The Manicaland provincial registry office is not a safe place to store important personal information owing to the dilapidated state of the infrastructure, Registrar-General Mr Clemence Masango has said. The department has not constructed any permanent buildings to house the registry in years and uses temporary wood cabins for offices. Mr Masango recently 10

December 12, 2018 4:51 AM Judgment on Chivayo lawsuit expected today

The High Court is today expected to deliver judgment in a case in which Intratrek Zimbabwe managing director Wicknell Chivayo sued the Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) for US$25 million for instigating malicious criminal charges of fraud against him and frustrating his company from performing its obligations at the Gwanda Solar Power Project. The civil trial 8

December 6, 2018 5:01 AM Panama awards $1.4 bn bridge project to Chinese group

The government of Panama awarded Tuesday a Chinese consortium a $1.4 billion contract to build a bridge over the Panama Canal, a day after a visit by President Xi Jinping. That tour was part of China’s efforts to extend its political and economic influence in Latin America. “Panama is moving ahead in its relations with China and without a doubt this project 19

November 29, 2018 7:09 AM MSU Kwekwe campus takes shape

Midlands State University (MSU) will start constructing its Kwekwe campus soon after mobilising resources for the project, which is part of its multi-campus expansion programme, Vice Chancellor Professor Victor Muzvidziwa has said. He said the MSU campus, whose construction is expected to begin next year, is set to change the landscape of the mining 15

November 23, 2018 2:12 AM Ex-Harare town clerk in court

Former Harare Town Clerk Tendai Mahachi yesterday appeared in court on criminal abuse of office charges after he was allegedly involved in a scam that prejudiced the city of land valued at US$80 million. He appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Rumbidzai Mugwagwa, who did not ask him to plead and he was denied bail. She said there was a possibility that Mahachi 22

November 23, 2018 2:07 AM District hospital for Hobhouse

Mutare City Council has proposed a budget of $100 000 for the construction of a district hospital in Hobhouse high-density suburb, in a move meant to de-congest city clinics and improve service delivery. Director of health services Dr Antony Mutara said the move to establish the facility was necessitated by the huge population figures in the area that needed 22

November 19, 2018 9:15 AM Land developers target Bulawayo golf course

The Bulawayo City Council has resolved to allocate a portion of one of its oldest golf courses, Harry Allen Golf Club to land developers for the construction of Town Houses. The allocation of a portion of the golf course comes a few years after former deputy mayor, Mr Gift Banda purchased 3,5 hectares of a portion of Ascot Race Course for the same purpose 17

November 15, 2018 7:59 AM Tsholotsho RDC boss nabbed for $881000 ‘fraud’

Tsholotsho Rural District Council Chief Executive Officer Themba Moyo has been arrested on charges of criminal abuse of office and fraud. His arrest follows an audit instituted by Government that revealed that the RDC had failed to account for more than $881 000 in council funds. Matabeleland North police spokesperson Chief Inspector Siphiwe Makonese 23