Anti-Corruption Officers in Illegal Land Deals

Own Correspondent Members of the Special Anti Corruption Unit (SACU) have been cited in corrupt activities involving illegal land allocations in Chitungwiza. Sources disclosed that SACU had been engaged to investigate land allocations on wetlands in Chitungwiza following which corrupt officials at Chitungwiza municipality offered residential stands to the SACU officers in an attempt to…

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…

Mbare Sinking in Sewage

By Mary Mundeya Increased sewage bursts in the highly populated Mbare suburb have become a cause for concern as residents are now living in fear of disease outbreaks. A site visit around Mbare showed this publication that the situation has now become very dangerously unhealthy as the sewage is everywhere. A disgruntle Ward 3 resident, identified…