Outcry over state of Old Gwanda road
Moyo said the road had become a nightmare for motorists and travellers due to its bad state.
By Nizbert Moyo Mar. 19, 2023
Survivors relive Gukurahundi horrors
A memorial service was being held to remember the victims of the Fifth Brigade that swept through the area, terrorising villagers on the day.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 18, 2023
Bretheren in Christ donates to Mpilo Hospital
Ida Nkomo, a congregant at the church said it made sense for the church to carry the burden of the community.
By Mpumelelo Moyo Mar. 17, 2023
Man drugs, rapes mentally challenged woman
Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Abednico Ncube yesterday confirmed the incident and identified the suspect (name withheld).
By Nizbert Moyo Mar. 17, 2023
3 schools win 2022 national clean schools competition
Masotsha said his ministry would vigorously adopt the clean schools concept in over 10 000 learning institutions nationwide.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Mar. 17, 2023
BCC urged to stop hiring ‘untested’ private contractors
In reponse, deputy mayor Mlandu Ncube said as council, they also wish to stop using private contractors, but lack of resources precludes them from doing so.
By Zanele Ndlovu Mar. 10, 2023
Pensioners demand US$ NSSA payouts
Mcijo said NSSA had been turned into a looting trough while the beneficiaries that include widows/widowers, orphans and retirees lived in abject poverty.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 10, 2023
Gweru unleashes police on suspended acting town clerk
In a letter dated March 7, acting town clerk Samson Sekenhamo wrote to the officer-in-charge Gweru Central Police Station to seek police assistance.
By Stephen Chadenga Mar. 10, 2023
Hwange Local Board queries Zinwa water bill
Zinwa recently billed Hwange residents $28 million which they are expected to pay through the council, but the local authority says it suspects the bill is inflated.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 9, 2023
BCC town clerk demands new vehicle
Dube’s request is despite that his current council-issued vehicle is a luxury top of the range Toyota Prado.
By Mpumelelo Moyo Mar. 9, 2023
Health hazard looms as Byo suburbs go for 3 weeks without water
The notice said water would be supplied to high-lying areas for four hours, and three hours for other areas.
By Rex Mphisa Mar. 9, 2023
2 Beitbridge residents burnt to death
The sisters lived with the husband of the elder sibling who was out drinking. They were burnt beyond recognition.
By Rex Mphisa Mar. 9, 2023
Chinese miners pollute Hwange water sources
The villagers claim that the pollutants have caused massive deaths of fish and other aquatic life in the village dams and rivers.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 8, 2023
13 retailers censured for selling bad meat... as council seizes 400kg condemned meat from shops
In the minutes, Malaba said the operation was aimed at ensuring that all meat sold in the city was safe for human consumption.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Mar. 8, 2023
‘Slash senior citizens’ bills by 50%’
Council’s finance and development committee chairperson, Tawanda Ruzive said allowing the elders to pay half bills would cripple council operations.
By Zanele Ndlovu Mar. 8, 2023
Gweru’s Go Beer re-opening remains a pipe dream
But it is now three years since then and Go Beer is still a pale shadow of its former self, with dilapidated buildings and rusty beer tanks spoiling Gweru’s industrial area landscape.
By Stephen Chadenga Mar. 8, 2023
Hwange council bans squat toilets
This was revealed in a notice released by Hwange Local Board (HLB) spokesperson Dumisani Nsingo last week.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 28, 2023
Nust climbs down on fees hike
The university’s SRC secretary-general Desire Kateyera said the fee hike was astronomical and out of reach of many students.
By Staff Reporter Feb. 28, 2023
Magwegwe drug dealer nabbed
Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Abednico Ncube confirmed identified the suspect as Misheck Tembo.
By Nizbert Moyo Feb. 28, 2023
Poor cotton prices give farmers headaches
According to a parliamentary probe, some farmers have even died of stress-related illnesses while others failed to return to the field because of delays in payment as they cannot afford inputs.
By Lorraine Muromo Feb. 26, 2023
Broadcasting Services Act set for amendment
“According to the Act, only BAZ determines when to invite applications from prospective broadcasters,” Y-FM said.
By Emmanuel Mpofu Feb. 26, 2023
Fresh details over Bulawayo passport office corruption
As witnessed by our reporter, the security guard working in cahoots with touts are used as pivotal figures on the ground in facilitating the dirty process to disenfranchise genuine clients.
By Staff Reporter Feb. 25, 2023
BCC recommissions 2 supply dams
A council notice released by town clerk Christopher Dube on February 20 indicated that all supply dams were now back on line.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 25, 2023
Protest spurs improved service at Plumtree Hospital
Plumtree Combined Residents and Development Association chairperson Richard Khumalo told Southern Eye yesterday that poor treatment at the facility is now a thing of the past.
By Patricia Sibanda Feb. 25, 2023
Byo grave diggers overwhelmed
Ward 10 councillor Sinikiwe Mutanda raised the issue during a recent full council meeting.
By Zanele Ndlovu Feb. 25, 2023
Corruption at passport offices riles residents
Bulawayo Progressive Residents Association secretary Bekithemba Dube said something has to be done urgently so as to rein in the corrupt elements.
By Nizbert Moyo Feb. 20, 2023
Bulawayo pavement vendors’ days numbered
The plans are contained in the latest council minutes under a new proposal to craft by-laws to grant commercial centres free pavement leases.
By Silas Nkala Feb. 20, 2023
Zacc nabs Gweru bigwig
Allegations are that council advertised for tender bids on March 29, 2020 to develop Mkoba 21 residential stands.
By Stephen Chadenga Feb. 20, 2023
Power cuts constrain BCC water pumping
Mar. 23, 2023
Man kills landlord, flees
Mar. 23, 2023