Shopping Malls Demand Rent During Lockdown

By Correspondent Shopping mall owners in the Central Business District (CBD) have continued charging and demanding monthly payment of rentals from their tenants despite the closure of the shops. The owners say that their sector is independent of the invoked Statutory Instrument 96 (Temporary Measures) (Deferral of Rent and Mortgage Payments During National Lockdown) Regulations,2020,…

Chitungwiza Free Soup Kitchen Re-Opens

By Correspondent Chitungwiza Town Council has agreed to reopen Samantha Murozoki’s soup kitchen after agreeing changes to make the facility legal. The facility, where over 1500 vulnerable people where getting free food, had been closed by the Council on the grounds that it wasn’t legally registered and tresspassed health regulations. The Town Spokesperson Mr Lovemore…