Images: Epworth Demolitions Cascade to Houses

By Marshall Bwanya Epworth demolitions have now cascaded to several ‘illegal’ houses and toilets located in ward 6 and 7. Several Epworth residents this week were left homeless and are likely to face the approaching winter without adequate shelter or housing amenities after local authorities graders demolished their houses and toilets. Epworth Local Board District…

MaWhindi Finally Defeated by Covid-19

By Correspondent They ruled ranks, legal and illegal. They were the ones who set the fares for the kombis. They decided who could board and when. They literally ruled the CBD. Loud and boisterous with a Machiavellian swagger that characterised their lack of etiquette and social graces, they didn’t care for your thoughts or feelings.…

Is This The End of Kombis?

By Correspondent The Covid-19 lockdown restrictions came down hard with a swiftness that easily and effectively pushed out commuter omnibuses in a manner which authorities have tried before and failed. Council and government have been agitating and pushing to remove the private transport players from the roads accusing them of disorder and carnage within the…

Why Are People Still Gathering?

By Correspondent The new Level 2 Covid-19 regulations have maintained that gatherings of people above 50 are still prohibited but politicians and donors continue defying the directive endangering the health of many. (Hatfield residents gather for food donations) It would be expected that most donation activities be held in appropriate manner that adheres to the…

Vendors Trickle Back, Defying Lockdown

By James Martin. A number of vendors have started flocking back into the Central Business District in a clear violation of government’s level two lock down regulations. Zimbabwe has lost four people to Covid19 while 5 have recovered and as of 6 May 2020, it had 35 active Covid19 cases out of more 15 000 cumulative tests conducted. President Emmerson…