Articles tagged 'geiger international'

Mujokoro appointed Zinara acting CEO 5 July 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) company secretary Mathlene Mujokoro has been inexplicably appointed acting chief executive in the aftermath of Nancy Masiyiwa-Chamisa's recent suspension. The hapless engineer's suspension came as Wilfred Ramwi's board had resolved to “c...
'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...
Geiger at risk of contempt over highway 6 December 2017 HARARE - A chairperson of Parliament's Transport and Infrastructure committee has warned Austrian firm Geiger International to appear in front of his select committee within days or face the prospect of being held to be guilty of contempt of Parliament. Dexter Nduna said the Geiger officials n...
Zim gets over $5m for roads rehab 1 November 2017 CHINHOYI - Zimbabwe has so far received over $5 million from the Japanese government, which has been channelled toward roads rehabilitation. This was revealed during a handover ceremony of bitumen to the Transport ministry in Chinhoyi, Mashonaland West Province. Officiating at the event, Tr...
Highway dualisation project gets national status 16 October 2017 HARARE - Government has granted national project status to the $3 billion Beitbridge-Chirundu highway dualisation project following months of protracted negotiations. The dispensation, approved last week Friday, paves way for the project's financier, Austria-based Geiger International (Geiger)...
Another setback for Kasukuwere 19 June 2017 HARARE – Work towards the rehabilitation of the country's main border posts will now be handled exclusively by the ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development, without the involvement of the ministry of Local Government and National Housing, headed by Zanu PF national political commissa...
Harare-Beitbridge highway work to start 2 December 2016 HARARE - Chinese construction firm, Geiger International (Geiger), is set to commence works on the Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu highway in three months' time, Transport minister Jorum Gumbo has said. Gumbo, who signed the $984,1 million agreements with Geiger in Harare on Wednesday, said constru...