Norton Under Covid19 Siege

By Correspondent The Norton Town Council has sent out an SOS for help as the town is getting swamped with Covid cases which the authorities say they can no longer handle adequately. Covid cases have been increasing quickly with the majority of them being local transmissions and the local hospital has since run out of…

Town Clerk Blesses 2 Wives With Stands

By  Own Correspondent Embattled Harare City Council (HCC) Town Clerk Josiah Chisango is in the eye of the storm following allegations that he awarded his two wives with stands in one of Harare’s affluent suburbs. Investigations by this publication can reveal that Chisango, who is a polygamist, allegedly abused his office to allocate stands to…

Hopley Residents Get Piped Water

By Correspondent Over 2000 Hopley residents are set to get piped water after the Harare City Council partnered a Dutch firm to draw water to the area. The pro-poor program will involve a partnership involving residents who are expected to excavate trenches whilst the Dutch firm, Vei, will provide technical assistance. Council will provide some…

Harare Gets More Funding for Covid

By Correspondent Harare and Chitungwiza have received more funding aimed at fighting Covid19 as central government allocated them a total of ZWL$16.5 million. Bulawayo also received ZWL$6 million under the same program. The Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Senator Monica Mutsvangwa announced this. In a media statement on Monday 3 August, she said…

Harare Faces Covid19 Explosion

By Correspondent Harare faces the likelihood of a Covid explosion as a serious water crisis in recent weeks is further exposing the residents to COVID19 , according to the Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA). Council has attributed the poor water supply to shortage of water treatment chemicals. A statement released by Council stated that they,…