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One of the things that we have harped on about in this column is...
The recent Typhoid outbreak in Mbare has seen the wrath of the law descend on vendors, who stand accused by council of causing bad hygiene in the city centre. It is one more battle in the long war between the two parties. At the end of February, vendors could be seen in town with crates […]
Council’s 2015 report on housing and community services that was tabled to council in November, noted there was a marked decrease in the number of people using council libraries. Harare has nine operational libraries, but it is sad to note that most of these precious facilities are rapidly becoming redundant and foot traffic has diminished […]
One of the things that we have harped on about in this column is a general lack of consistency in the quality of our Harare restaurants. Too often have we given a rave review on the basis of which readers have followed our advice, only to be bitterly disappointed. This year we are going to […]
ZRP POSITION ON THE ‘BISCUIT’ SPARE-WHEEL MORALLY BANKRUPT … There is no reference in SI 129/2015 to it being an offence to carry a ‘space saver’ spare wheel. However, ZRP have been imposing fines for this ‘offence’ since December, 2015, which has cost motorists a great deal in fines, and the inconvenience and risk in […]
As the Zimbabwe national soccer team, the Warriors, made an unceremonious exit from the African Nations Cup through elimination, the country’s current number one sportsman, pugilist Charles Manyuchi, was leaving for Zambia for camp in preparation for the defence of his WBC welterweight title against Qudratillo Abduqaxorov (W:9; L:0; D0) of Singapore. Manyuchi (W20; L2; […]
Who do we blame for the mess we’re in? It’s in a sorry state our city, and all ratepayers have the right to be angry. In addition to paying for the services and maintenance that are not delivered, there are subsequent costs that are also borne by us. Typhoid victims must pay medical bills. Cars […]