Arrested Chisango in Sino-Hydro Tender Storm

By OpenCouncilHRE Reporters Allegations of corruption continue to pile for recently arrested Harare Town Clerk Hosiah Chisango as he is also being accused of flouting a tender for a  sewage rehabilitation project. Chinese Scam The Town Clerk, who was nabbed by ZACC on Friday over  the Kuwadzana stands scam, is accused of having flouted  procedures by corruptly awarding Syno…

CHRA Castigates MDC-T Over Recalls

By Correspondent The Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA) has castigated Thokozani Khupe’s MDC-T for crippling service delivery through unwarranted recalls of Councilors. The organisation said the “escalating battle of political control” which has led to a “wave of recalls is crippling service delivery and political representation”. Leadership Vacuums Created “The recalls come at a time…

Khupe Fires 11 More Councilors

By James Martin MDC-T leader Thokozani Khupe has recalled 11 more Councilors from the Harare City Council rendering it largely ineffective. A letter by the Minister of Local Government July Moyo states that Khupe’s party has notified him of the vacancies. The move by Khupe follows her party’s recent loss in the Town House elections…

6 Ways to Rescue Harare

By Marshall Bwanya Harare city is faced with myriad challenges and service delivery continues to deteriorate at a deplorable rate.  Harare Residents Trust (HWT) Director Precious Shumba has highlighted six key areas that are critical in resuscitating the capital to its former Sunshine city status.  Joint Partnerships 1) HRT proposes joint partnerships between residents and…