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.…

More Council Officials Arrested Over Land

By Correspondent Two senior City Council officials have been arrested by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) on allegations of illegally parcelling land to desperate homeseeekers. They are Emmanual Mutambirwa (49) who is acting city valuation and estates manager and Daniel Usingarawe from the same department. The two are alleged to have connived with former Harare…

EMA Orders Council to Clean-Up Mbare

By Correspondent The Harare City Council has been served with an environmental protection order by the Environmental Protection Agency (EMA), giving it a 10-day ultimatum to clear all illegal dumpsites in Mbare. The populous township is infamous for disturbing amounts of dirty and uncollected garbage. EMA’s Harare Metropolitan Province Environmental Education and Publicity Officer Ms…