Vendors’ contribution is insignificant: Manyenyeni

By Daniel Chigundu HARARE Mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni says despite flooding the pavements in the central business district (CBD), vendors’ contribution to the city council coffers is too little to talk about. In Harare alone, it is widely believed that there are more than 5 000 vendors selling various wares that range from second-hand clothes, shoes, books and vegetables among other things. However, these vendors … Continue reading Vendors’ contribution is insignificant: Manyenyeni

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

Zvorwadza petitions UN over police brutality, a move meant to bar ZRP from peace keeping missions

By Daniel Chigundu National Vendors Union of Zimbabwe (NAVUZ) board chairperson Sten Zvorwadza has handed a petition to the United Nations calling for the ban of the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) from participating in peacekeeping missions. According to the petition, petitioners say they have been victims of police brutality which is in violation of the UN Charter and other various international laws that deal with human … Continue reading Zvorwadza petitions UN over police brutality, a move meant to bar ZRP from peace keeping missions