Prospective Parliamentarians suggested on Social Media

By Tariro Senderayi The just ended independence celebrations have been met with mixed feelings. While 37 years of freedom is a genuine milestone to celebrate as a nation, some countrymen couldn’t help but feel the sacrifice leading to Zimbabwe’s independence from White minority rule in 1980 has gone in vain. Independence in 1980 meant education for all, equal opportunities, low cost of living, one man … Continue reading Prospective Parliamentarians suggested on Social Media

Police Brutality| In Gutu, Police chained Anna Masukagoto to a fence for 4 hours

by Watmore Makokoba Ngundu villagers in Gutu were last week left tongue-tied after members of the Zimbabwe Republic Police handcuffed Anna Masukagoto (45) and tied her to a local school fence for several hours accusing her of allegedly conniving with other villagers to resists the construction of a church on land reserved for cattle grazing The two policeman identified as Constable Dzinamo and Mlumbwa stationed at … Continue reading Police Brutality| In Gutu, Police chained Anna Masukagoto to a fence for 4 hours

The biggest tragedy would be to hastily put together a coalition & then lose to ZANU PF | #Ivote4PeaceZW

By Daniel Chigundu Build Zimbabwe Alliance (BZA) says opposition parties must form the right coalition and not just focus on simply coming together as is happening. Zimbabwean opposition parties are currently ceased with the issue of forming a grand coalition seen as the only effective solution in trying to remove President Robert Mugabe who has been the country’s leader since 1980. BZA which was recently formed … Continue reading The biggest tragedy would be to hastily put together a coalition & then lose to ZANU PF | #Ivote4PeaceZW

Harare Mayor Manyenyeni boycotts parly

By Nyasha N Mukapiko Harare City Council (HCC) Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni on Tuesday failed to appear before the Parliamentary Portfolio committee on Local Government, Rural and Urban Development chaired by Mutasa South constituency legislator Irene Zindi. Manyenyeni who did not respond to an earlier communication that was addressed to him, opted to send Acting Town Clerk Josephine Ncube and the Acting Director for housing Retired … Continue reading Harare Mayor Manyenyeni boycotts parly

Heal Zimbabwe Trust in peace campaigns ahead of 2018 elections |#Ivote4PeaceZW

By Nkanyiso Ncube Heal Zimbabwe Trust, an organization focused on rebuilding national cohesion through promotion of tolerance and co-existence in local communities says there are set to embark on community campaigns across the country against hooliganism and violence ahead of the 2018 elections. In a statement HZT said the peace campaign was being rolled out to conscientise rural communities on the importance of peace in … Continue reading Heal Zimbabwe Trust in peace campaigns ahead of 2018 elections |#Ivote4PeaceZW

Zanu PF’s illegal land allocation blamed for Urban Typhoid outbreak

By Tapuwa Mutizamhepo The ruling Zanu PF party has been fingered as having a hand in the proliferation of water borne diseases such as typhoid and cholera due to its interference in the running of urban councils many of which are led by the opposition MDC T. Speaking at an urban land corruption, Typhoid and 2018 elections public dialogue meeting organized by Transparency International Zimbabwe, … Continue reading Zanu PF’s illegal land allocation blamed for Urban Typhoid outbreak

Let’s decentralise Mbare Veggie Market – Harare Mayor, Manyenyeni

By Daniel Chigundu HARARE Mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni says the famous Mbare Veggie Market is congested and needs to be decentralized to help easy pressures and avoid outbreak of such diseases as typhoid and cholera. The veggie market which has been in existence since 1907 when Mbare high density suburb was established, is a citadel of fruit and vegetables as most farmers from areas surrounding … Continue reading Let’s decentralise Mbare Veggie Market – Harare Mayor, Manyenyeni

“Dr Parirenyatwa is sick in the head” – Precious Shumba

By Nyasha N Mukapiko Harare Residents Trust (HRT) director Precious Shumba last week on Thursday blamed government for failing to finance bleeding local authorities to improve service delivery, castigating Minister of health and Child Welfare Dr David Parirenyatwa for describing the residents as “dirty” who were trying to eke out a living. Shumba was addressing journalist on the “State of the City” round table discussion … Continue reading “Dr Parirenyatwa is sick in the head” – Precious Shumba

Acting Harare Town Clerk Josephine Ncube in hot soup

By Nyasha N Mukapiko Harare City Council (HCC) Acting Town Clerk Josephine Ncube is in hot soup after she defied council orders which prohibited her not to interfere with council business while on suspension; it was revealed last week Thursday during full-council meeting. Ncube’s suspension letter which was also copied to the Minister of Local Government Saviour Kasukuwere prohibited her to visit Town House. HCC … Continue reading Acting Harare Town Clerk Josephine Ncube in hot soup

Residents want suspended Acting Town Clerk Ncube fired!  

  By Nyasha N Mukapiko Police on Thursday  arrested Centre for Community Development in Zimbabwe (CCDZ) Advocacy Officer George Makoni despite City of Harare (CoH) Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni having given the disgruntled residents a green light to air their grievances. Makoni was later released and ordered to pay $10 fine after police charged him for criminal nuisance. Residents Forum and CCDZ had stormed Town House … Continue reading Residents want suspended Acting Town Clerk Ncube fired!