Court Grants Interim Order Barring Chilonga Evictions
A Masvingo magistrate has granted an interim order barring evictions of Chilonga villagers

Court Grants Interim Order Barring Chilonga Evictions

MASVINGO - The government's move to evict more than 12 000 Chilonga villagers to pave way for Dendairy's lucerne project has hit a temporary snag after an interim court order…

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Govt Faces Legal Battle Over Chilonga Evictions
Local Government Minister July Moyo responds to a question during a post-cabinet media brief

Govt Faces Legal Battle Over Chilonga Evictions

CHIREDZI - The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association(ZELA) has on behalf of its clients taken the government to court over the recently gazetted Statutory Instrument 50/2021 which seeks to evict more…

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Public Outrage Over Potential Eviction Of More Than 12k Chiredzi Villagers
Local Government Minister July Moyo responds to a question during a post-cabinet media brief

Public Outrage Over Potential Eviction Of More Than 12k Chiredzi Villagers

HARARE - The government is facing widespread criticism over the recently gazetted statutory instrument seeking to evict over 12 000 Chilonga villagers to make way for Dendairy's lucerne grass project.…

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Central Govt Interference Disrupting Council Operations: MDC Alliance
Harare City Council Town House

Central Govt Interference Disrupting Council Operations: MDC Alliance

HARARE - The MDC Alliance has reiterated its position that the central government's strong interference within local authorities was hindering the effective running of city councils. Opposition party's secretary for…

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More Demolitions Expected In Chitungwiza
Authorities demolish people's homes built in areas without the approval from the authorities

More Demolitions Expected In Chitungwiza

CHITUNGWIZA - Over ten thousand illegally built structures, mainly residential homes  are expected to be demolished in Chitungwiza, an internal memo has shown. In the leaked memo, the municipality's Director of…

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Cabinet Okays Women’s Councillors Quota Principles
Minister of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services, Monica Mutsvangwa during a post-cabinet media briefing

Cabinet Okays Women’s Councillors Quota Principles

HARARE - Cabinet on Tuesday approved the principles to Constitutional amendments which will see a women's quota introduced in local authorities. The quota will ensure a 30 percent threshold for…

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Govt Says Demolitions To Continue
Scenes in Budiriro where some of the houses were recently demolished

Govt Says Demolitions To Continue

HARARE - Government on Tuesday said the ongoing demolition of illegal settlements will continue, however, also said Harare City Council should not execute the demolition orders during the rainy season.…

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Traditional Leaders To Lead The Process
Ukuthula Trust Officials exhuming the remains of some of the victims of the Gukurahundi massacre

Traditional Leaders To Lead The Process

BULAWAYO - After a series of protests against the government leading the exhumation and reburial process for victims of Gukurahundi, the government has finally agreed to let traditional leaders lead…

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