Council Officials Caught in Land Scandals

Own Correspondent Investigations by the Environmental Management Agency (EMA) have unearthed illicit land deals involving Chitungwiza Town Council officials who are illegally selling housing stands on wetlands. This follows a tour of the area conducted by the Harare Wetlands Trust and residents’ associations from Chitungwiza early this month. During the tour, residents expressed concern over…

Land Barons Invade Chitungwiza Wetlands

By Marshall Bwanya Chitungwiza residents associations have raised a red flag over the proliferation of illegal stands being sold by land barons, property developers, and housing cooperatives in the town’s wetlands. These syndicates continue to parcel illegal stands in Chitungwiza’s wetlands without facing any consequences from the law. Zimbabwe Old People’s Association (ZOPA), Chitungwiza Residents…

Councilors Should Be Learned -Mliswa

By Correspondent Vocal Norton legislator Temba Mliswa has reignited public debate on the election of public officials saying Councilors should have standard education levels as requirements. Mliswa, who has previously advocated for the same in relation to Parliament, said the low service delivery standards and poor state of Harare was a direct result of the…

We Will Recall Councilors Also-Mwonzora

By Correspondent MDC Secretary General Douglas Togarasei Mwonzora says they will recall any Councilors who join other political parties. Addressing members of the media during a press briefing at Harvest House today, the contentious politician said they will be dealing with issues case by case. “(Councilors) As well as Members of Parliament who have joined…

Glen View Gets Water Solution

By Correspondent The City of Harare has partnered the UNICEF in rehabilitating its water system in various high density suburbs which have been struggling for water. The two prime areas to benefit under the programme are Glen View and Budiriro both of whom have been perennially fighting a water challenge. At a recent Full Council…