Mbare Musika Shut Down, Temporarily

Correspondent The City Council has temporarily closed Mbare Musika to allow for renovations to the aged terminus. A notice (below) released by Council states the various stations that have been affected and the provisional options that will be used in the interim. Council began securing and upgrading Mbare Musika long-distance bus terminus in September after…

Council Fails to Open Clinics

Correspondent Harare City Council has failed to comply with a High Court order by Chief Justice Mushore to open all clinics, according to the Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA). On the 7th of October 2020 Justice Mushore ordered Council to open all its forty- two council polyclinics within seven days. The seven days have since lapsed and…

Service Stations Discharging Effluent into Water System

By Munesu Nyakudya Some Harare industrial and commercial properties, many of them service stations, are discharging their trade effluent directly into the city’s municipal sewerage system without pre-treatment according to Council. This practice is in violation of EMA provisions which order that such effluent must be pre-treated to the satisfaction of a local authority before…