Mayor Gomba Dismisses $24m Motorbike Saga

By Correspondent The Harare City Council has dismissed as fake news reports that it has acquired motorbikes for Councilors to the tune of $24 million. The City’s Mayor Herbert Gomba says the story is a hoax and here we reproduce his statement. “There is an article purportedly written by one Casper Dube reportedly saying the…

Council Pushes for Prepaid Water Meters

By Correspondent Harare City Council is going ahead with plans to install prepaid water meters despite previous contestations from some quarters against the move. Just like the ZESA facility, the prepaid water meters will compel ratepayers to pay for water before consumption. A statement by the Combined Harare Residents Associations (CHRA) says the authority is seeking…

Stands, the New Front in Corruption

By Correspondent Recent revelations of how the Ministry of Local Government is pushing for stands for government officials in Mutare has again revealed how land corruption is steadily growing to frightening levels. Among those slated to receive the stands are Minister of State Ellen Gwaradzimba, Judge Mwayera, Information Permanent Secretary Nick Mangwana, some intelligence officials…