Council Workers in Bribe Storm

By Marcus Matambirofa Council workers are reportedly demanding US$1 or the RTGS equivalent from Budiriro residents as bribes in order to stop disconnecting water supplies for non-payment of rates. Most residents in Budiriro are not up to date with their Council bills and the authorities have been disconnecting water in the suburb. One resident, Mr…

Councilor Arrested for Questioning Police

By Correpondent Chitungwiza Ward 21 Councilor, Kudakwashe John, has been arrested for questioning the unilateral confiscation of products in recent police operations against vendors and butcheries. Police in Chitungwiza have been targeting areas like Makoni Shopping Centre, Huruyadzo Shops and Chigovanyika where most vendors operate from.  According to a resident, Tendai Ndaro – who witnessed…