Rampant open air worship baffles BCC…as MRP continues to raid shrines

Opposition political outfit Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP), has been raiding  the shrines to cleanse the city of what it terms alien culture to local traditions and norms.
By Silas Nkala Jun. 25, 2024

Miners invade Upper Ncema

According to the latest BCC report, Khumalo said council conducted patrols with Esigodini police.
By Silas Nkala May. 14, 2024

BCC warns residents, MRP over open air worshippers

He called on the BCC to publicly clarify whether these claims were true or false and, if so, to disclose the local area development plan.
By Silas Nkala May. 6, 2024

BCC meets potential partners for new dam

Bulawayo has 120-hour water shedding in place after the decommissioning of Mzingwane Dam due to low levels of water leaving the city with six dams supplying water. 
By Silas Nkala May. 1, 2024

‘Let’s partner private sector on community halls’

Ward 6 councillor Nkosinathi Hove Mpofu said council should court private sector partners willing to assist in building community facilities.
By Jerssie Mpofu Apr. 25, 2024

Valve vandalism worsens Bulawayo water crisis

The Bulawayo City Council (BCC) recently introduced 120-hour water rationing due to the declining water levels at the city supply dams
By Innocent Magondo Apr. 17, 2024

BCC to repossess houses in Makokoba

According to latest council minutes, the local authority tried to engage the occupants on several occasions, to no avail.
By Innocent Magondo Apr. 9, 2024

‘Fix street lights in suburbs’

Acting BCC spokesperson Bongiwe Ngwenya recently revealed that 258 out of 429 tower lights in the city were not functioning.
By Patricia Sibanda Apr. 3, 2024

Outcry over BCC gold mine lease charges

Council has also resolved to suspend billing on various mining claims.
By Nizbert Moyo Mar. 27, 2024