BULAWAYO City Council (BCC) needs at least $12 million to fully draw water from the Nyamandlovu Aquifer to augment its supplies which have been blamed for the demise of the city’s industries, an official has said.
The MDC-T infighting has reportedly spilled into council chambers amid reports of a plot to oust council committee chairpersons linked to a camp allegedly at odds with Bulawayo deputy mayor Gift Banda.
FORMER Sports minister and ex-Zanu PF Matabeleland South provincial chairman Andrew Langa must be cursing his political stars, as twice his fingers have been burnt by engaging in factionalism.
KADOMA Central MP Fani Phiri has underscored the need for various stakeholders to address prevailing gender imbalances and promote the participation of women in all sectors of the economy.
Zanu PF youths and student union leaders aligned to the party on Thursday made a thinly-veiled attack on Professor Jonathan Moyo’s utterances that mathematics should be made mandatory for students intending to enrol at tertiary institutions.
MINES and Mining Development minister Walter Chidakwa yesterday said government should introduce mining studies at primary school level as a way of developing the struggling sector.
TWO bogus witch hunters defrauded two beasts from an Insuza villager, who was duped into believing that he would recover his stolen livestock through some rituals.
Matabeleland North Provincial Affairs minister Cain Mathema has urged Danish businesspeople to come and invest in Nkayi and other parts of the province in order to spur development in the region.
MEMBERS of Parliament from across the Zimbabwe political divide on Thursday unanimously rejected Robert Mugabe’s bid to get backing for an instrument that would have allowed him to invoke presidential powers, and force government to take over a private company’s massive debt.
FOUR people died on the spot, while several others were injured, when a haulage truck side-swiped an Extra City bus in the Mabale area, Matabeleland North Province, on Wednesday, Southern Eye learnt yesterday .