Council Prepares Blitz Against Mbare

By Correspondent The City Council is preparing a blitz to collect revenue from various Mbare Musika traders who have not been remitting monies to it. The authorities have been failing to collect monies from the traders leading to reduced collection percentages. At a recent Council meeting the Director of Housing and Community Services reported that…

Council Aims to Increase School Fees

By Correspondent The Harare City Council has set itself on a collision course with parents after expressing a motive to increase its allocation of school levies. Currently an amount of RTGS$5 is paid as levy at Council Primary Schools. In minutes released at the just ended Full Council meeting the Council Committee on Education, Health,…

Epworth Kitchen Shut Down

By Correspondent The Epworth relief kitchen which has been providing free food to the vulnerable in the community has been shut down by the Local Board for contravening sections of the Urban Councils Act. The local authority said the kitchen contravened the Public Health Act and the workers were also operating in contravention of Statutory…