MPs pile pressure on govt to fix Mat’land roads

The calls to fix roads in the region have grown louder amid concerns that some of them were established before the country’s independence more than 40 years ago
By Nizbert Moyo May. 28, 2024

Govt puts contractors on notice for shoddy work

Of major concern is that the companies contracted to work on the roads are taking too long to complete the projects.
By Staff Reporter May. 14, 2024

Byo welcomes road rehabilitation projects

The move is expected to decongest and instil order in the central business district.
By Innocent Magondo Apr. 22, 2024

Zim pays high economic price for hefty infrastructure spend.

For most part, Zimbabwe is executing these projects from internal resources.
By Freeman Makopa Apr. 19, 2024

Candid Comment: Set up compulsory road accident fund

While some of Zimbabwe’s highways have been rehabilitated, thanks to the Emergency Road Rehabilitation Programmes, accidents levels remain a major cause for concern.
By Kudakwashe Gwabanayi Mar. 28, 2024

Zinara tightens screws on road contractors

The Zinara boss said the state-controlled parastatal is continually working with stakeholders to increase funding available for disbursement road authorities.
By Freeman Makopa Feb. 23, 2024

Horror crash exposes parlous state of Matabeleland roads

The city fathers said they will hire former project managers, most of whom were its former employees, as consultants.
By Nizbert Moyo Nov. 19, 2023

Irate contractors goad govt into action over cement crisis

Industry sources also claimed the shortages were being driven by a cartel seeking to benefit from rising demand of the product because of ongoing infrastructure projects.
By Freeman Makopa Nov. 10, 2023

BCC earmarks US$14m for roads

The city’s road network continues to deteriorate due to ageing and lack of timely maintenance owing to resource constraints.
By Silas Nkala Oct. 23, 2023