Time to bring urban renewal to the country’s ‘exhausted’ cities

Due to the growing populations, most Central Business Districts (CBDs) are now overcrowded, noisy, strewn with rubbish and lacking aesthetic appeal.
By Kevin Tutani Dec. 8, 2023

ED orders bi-annual reviews of councils

Mnangagwa made the remarks in a statement on Sunday following the launch of the local authorities’ blueprint on service delivery towards the attainment of government’s Vision 2030.
By Kenneth Nyangani Nov. 7, 2023

Zupco partners in hard times as arrears hit ZW$6 billion

In the past few years, Zupco has bolstered its fleet with the private operators, after being overwhelmed by high demand.
By Freeman Makopa Nov. 3, 2023

Zinara sticks to its guns over roads rehab funding

Mafume said the parastatal was using money meant to rehabilitate roads in Harare for other local authorities.
By Freeman Makopa Sep. 29, 2023

Govt orders 14-day induction for cllrs

Local Government and Public Works ministry secretary Zvinechimwe Churu said this in a circular on Tuesday to town clerks, secretaries, and chief executive officers.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko and Innocent Magondo Sep. 7, 2023

Top brass loan scandal rocks Chegutu council

Insiders told the Zimbabwe Independent that Chegutu’s has salary arrears stretching back to January this year, leading to councillors to protest the loan scheme.
By Staff Reporter Jul. 21, 2023

Harare a ticking health time bomb: Govt

Mafume said the city had recorded 39 confirmed cases of cholera as of May 15.
By Tatenda Manyinyire and Kenneth Nyangani May. 18, 2023

Govt commits to enhancing public financial management

LADS is a prototype software specifically developed for the country’s local government operations and offers home-grown solutions.
By Priviledge Gumbodete May. 9, 2023

Home Affairs secretary in meddling storm

Arosume Property Development has also been complaining about the continued harassment of its officials by law enforcement agencies.
By Desmond Chingarande May. 4, 2023