GOVERNMENT has given Gwanda Municipality the greenlight to go ahead with its proposed pre-paid water meter project to enhance revenue collection and improve service delivery despite protests by residents.
TWELVE of the 16 suspended Gweru city councillors who last week snubbed tribunal hearings after their lawyers wrote to Local…
Local Government minister, Saviour Kasukuwere has ordered Gweru City Council to recruit substantive heads of departments within 10 days, it emerged during a special council meeting yesterday.
MDC Renewal Bulawayo province has told Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere to exercise extreme caution when dealing with informal traders operating at undesignated sites in the city’s central business district.
MDC-T organising secretary Abednico Bhebhe has said President Robert Mugabe’s Cabinet reshuffle resembled the 2002 war Cabinet that was aimed at retrogression and wrecking the economy through fighting the West and curtailing human freedoms of Zimbabweans.
THE Bulawayo Progressive Residents’ Association (Bpra) says it is ready to block the imposition of special interest councillors by the government.
GWANDA residents have accused Environment, Water and Climate minister Saviour Kasukuwere of dragging his feet in addressing water problems affecting the Matabeleland South capital.
THE Gwanda Municipality has intensified its campaign to launch a pilot prepaid water meter project in residential and commercial areas and has started inviting interested bidders to bid for the project.
ZANU PF national commissar Saviour Kasukuwere has hinted that Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa could succeed President Robert Mugabe, saying he is the most trusted by the 91-year-old leader.
Local Government minister Ignatius Chombo has suspended three MDC-T councillors in Gweru on allegations of abuse of office and council property.