Articles tagged 'chirundu'

No dualisation for Beitbridge-Chirundu highway, says Govt 2 November 2018 HARARE - Government will no longer dualise the entire 900km highway from Beitbridge to Chirundu but will just widen the busy highway. The Information ministry said feasibility studies have indicated that the complete dualisation of the highway is not viable because traffic volumes are not suff...
'Mugabe planes' torment minister 17 April 2018 HARARE - Parliament is turning up the heat on beleaguered Transport minister Joram Gumbo, demanding that he provides convincing answers on all aspects of the controversial new airline, Zimbabwe Airways — said to have links with former president Robert Mugabe's family. Read full story in today'...
Transport minister under fire 9 April 2018 HARARE - Transport minister Joram Gumbo has come under fire from various stakeholders in the economy for failing to transform parastatals under his portfolio and develop critical infrastructure in the country. The Zanu PF legislator was appointed to the key ministry in September 2015, with the...
Minister contracts ED on $1bln road deal 7 April 2018 HARARE - Confusion has rocked the long-delayed Harare-Beitbridge-Chirundu highway dualisation project, with Transport and Infrastructure Development minister, Joram Gumbo, insisting government has not cancelled a tender awarded to Austrian contractor, Geiger International (Geiger). His positio...
Japan to rehabilitate Chirundu-Karoi road 2 December 2016 HARARE - Japan has started a project to improve a road section along the northern part of the North-South Beira corridor from Chirundu to Karoi, in a bid to enhance cross border transport infrastructure (CBTI) by developing transportation corridors from inland areas to large-scale international p...