Covid-19 Kills Housing Affordability

By Correspondent The Covid-19 pandemic and resultant mitigatory measures such as lockdowns, has resulted in decreased chances for home seekers to afford houses, this according to a housing report. The Africa Housing Finance report says “due to reduced employment opportunities, the COVID-19 lockdown has not improved housing affordability in Zimbabwe. “This is also due to…

The Problems with Devolution

By Tinashe Chigwata The Constitution recognises a total of 10 provinces, namely Mashonaland Central, Mashonaland East, Mashonaland West, Manicaland, Masvingo, Midlands, Matebeleland North, Matebeleland South, Bulawayo and Harare. It requires the first eight provinces to be governed by provincial councils and the remaining two metropolitan provinces, which are wholly urban in nature, to be governed…