Articles tagged 'christopher dube'

'Councillors must declare assets' 8 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Residents here have appealed to the City Fathers to ensure the incoming councillors declare assets and interests as a way of curbing corruption that has been synonymous with local authorities in the past. Bulawayo Progressive Residents Association (BPRA) acting coordinator Emmanuel ...
Water supply disruptions in Byo 6 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo's western suburbs are set to go for up to 24 hours without water, following power failures that have affected one of the city's main reservoirs, Nyamandlovu Aquifer. In a statement, the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) said the water shedding exercise will only be scrapped after...
Chaos as councillor takes oath in Shona 1 September 2018 BULAWAYO - There was chaos here yesterday at the swearing-in ceremony of the newly-elected councillors after one of them, Arnold Batirai of ward 24, decided to take oath of office in Shona. While all the 28 councillors took their oaths of loyalty and office before Chamber secretary Sikhangele ...
Byo suburbs face water cuts 14 July 2018 BULAWAYO - Zimbabwe’s second largest city, Bulawayo, is to introduce water cuts because of electrical faults at its main water treatment works, a top official has said. Authorities said there was no pumping at one of Bulawayo’s main dams that supply the city of about one million people because...
Byo TC dares police 14 February 2018 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo town clerk Christopher Dube — who has been caught up in a corruption storm — yesterday dared police to arrest him, arguing he is clean. Dube said corruption charges laid against him only but tarnish Bulawayo and scare away much-needed capital to turn around the city once te...
Byo to live-stream council meetings 13 February 2018 BULAWAYO - The council here has embraced new information technology after adopting a resolution to live-stream full chamber meetings, events and functions starting this month. According to the latest council report, town clerk Christopher Dube noted that “social media had grown to become a rel...
Councillors, management fight over debt recovery 20 December 2017 BULAWAYO - The move by Bulawayo City Council (BCC) to suspend litigation against defaulting residents has set city fathers and management on a collision course. While the move brought relief to scores of residents, who were being harassed by debt collectors, the local authority's management is...
Discord in AAG over gold claims 21 September 2017 HARARE - The national leadership of the Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has broken ranks with its Bulawayo chapter over the decision by city fathers in the second largest city to allocate gold claims to town clerk Christopher Dube, and George Mlilo — the permanent secretary in the ministry of Loca...