Kuvheya’s Main Charges Dismissed

By Correspondent Chitungizwa Residents Director Alice Kuvheya has been removed from remand on the main charge she was facing. Chitungwiza Magistrate Isheanesu Matova on Monday quashed the charge of “incitement to participate in a gathering with intent to promote public violence.” The Magistrate ruled that the statement alluded to Kuvheya, which prosecutors deemed offensive, does…

Chitungwiza Town Clerk Fired

By Philemon Jambaya Chitungwiza Municipality has finally  fired town clerk George Makunde on allegations of gross incompetence and corruption. Makunde has been on suspension since 2019. He appeared before an independent tribunal which recommended his dismissal. Council accepted the recommendation but it still needs the ratification of the Local Government Board. His dismissal letter,  seen…

Aspindale Residents Hit Back at Rautenbach

By Correspondent Aspindale residents in Kambuzuma have hit back at land developing company Marimba Residential Properties by releasing a statement affirming their ownership of their stands and daring any opposition to approach the courts. Through their lawyers, DNM Attorneys, the residents said, “the political posturing and statements that are being made by certain individuals regarding…

Residents Condemn Kuvheya’s Arrest

By Correspondent Residents organisations in Harare have condemned the recent arrest of Chitungwiza Residents Trust Director Alice Kuvheya. Kuvheya was arrested over a June 2 video in which she appears accusing the local authority of colluding with police to kick out informal traders from their premises. The Harare Metropolitan Residents Forum, a coordination platform for…