Articles tagged 'harare council'

Harare mulls dualising Simon Mazorodze Rd 12 August 2018 HARARE - Harare City Council is pushing for the dualisation of Simon Mazorodze Road to ease traffic congestion from the southern suburbs. According to the director of works, Zvenyika Chawatama, the dualisation would de-congest the busy road. The idea to dualise the road comes after governme...
Harare City Council confused, says Union 9 October 2017 HARARE - Harare Municipal Workers Union (HMWU) has accused council management of being confused over its mooted retrenchment exercise, HMWU executive chairperson Cosmas Bungu has said. This comes after acting town clerk Josephine Ncube hinted that the city was mulling reducing employment costs...
High Court orders council to pay man $9k compensation 9 June 2016 HARARE - A High Court judge has ordered the Harare City Council (HCC) to pay $9 000 compensation to a man who fell into an unsecured drain and broke his leg. High Court judge Esther Muremba granted the order, following an application by Evaristo Mungate in which he was demanding over $300 000 ...
Councillors protest mayor's suspension 9 June 2016 HARARE - MDC councillors on Tuesday boycotted a full council meeting in solidarity with suspended Harare mayor Bernard Manyenyeni. According to council by-laws, a full council meeting can be held with a quorum of 17 councillors but on Tuesday there were only 16 city fathers present rendering t...
Manyenyeni suspended again 8 June 2016 HARARE - Only a day after bouncing back in office, Harare mayor Bernard Manyenyeni was yesterday suspended yet again, this time on corruption charges. Manyenyeni was suspended by Local Government minister Saviour Kasukuwere in April, after he had appointed ex-banker James Mushore to the vacant...
Harare council to descend on unregistered churches, schools 6 June 2016 HARARE - Several  schools, universities, churches, hotels and recreational places are facing closure as they are operating without certificates of assembly, the City of Harare has warned. The Harare City Council (HCC) said failure to regularise the assembly places within the next two months wi...
Council to demolish 324 illegal settlements 28 September 2014 HARARE - Harare City Council (HCC), has served 324 illegal settlers in Glen Norah with 48-hour notices to move or risk having their structures demolished. HCC spokesperson Leslie Gwindi yesterday said the eviction notices are in line with Section 18(2) of the Urban Councils by-laws SI 109 of 1...
Harare owed $300 million 5 September 2012 HARARE - Harare City Council is owed $300 million in bills by ratepayers, the authority has revealed. Management accountant Stanley Ndemera told resident representatives yesterday that the authority was failing to implement some of its proposed projects because of resources held in debt. Council ...