Harare Council Faces Loss of ZINARA Funds

By Correspondent Harare City Council may fail to access its allocation from the Zimbabwe National Roads Adminstration (ZINARA) for 2021 following the garnishing of its accounts by Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) in 2020. ZIMRA garnished a Harare City Council account and collected ZWL$46 million which ZINARA had disbursed for Harare to carry out road works.…

Residents Defecating in Plastic Bags

By Correspondent Some Harare residents are now resorting to defecating in plastic bags to avoid using toilets due to incessant sewage bursts. Harare Council has not been able to deal with the sewage bursts as its workers have been undertaking job action pushing for increased salaries. A report by residents organisation Combined Harare Residents Association(CHRA)…

Residents Urged to Resist New Road Tax

By Correspondent The Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA) has urged Harare residents and motorists to resist the introduction of a new roads levy by the City Council. Council revealed recently that it plans to introduce a road levy for residents as the local authority seeks to raise funds to rehabilitate its dilapidated road network. This…

Corrupt Damofalls Land Baron Arrested

By Correspondent Damafalls residents in Norton have heaved a sigh of relief following the arrest of their land developer, Luckson Rice, who had threatened to evict them after swindling them of money. The more than 100 familiess were told to vacate their stands by the developer following disagreements over money. Facing eviction the residents engaged…