Umzingwane RDC upgrades waste systems

Council chief executive officer Sithembiso Sibanda said the system upgrade was meant to ensure that its waste systems cope with the growing population.
By William Vundla Jul. 12, 2024

Diasporan intervenes in Mzilikazi water crisis

Many Mzilikazi residents are reportdely walking long distances in search of water.
By Margaret Lubinda Feb. 17, 2024

Beitbridge West: Zim’s island of poverty amid plenty

At other secondary schools, children rent rooms at homes near the school which exposes the girl child
By Rex Mphisa Jan. 19, 2024

Insiza cattle succumbing to cyanide

Insiza Rural District Council chief executive Shephard Tshuma confirmed receiving reports of cattle deaths due cyanide poisoning.
By Silas Nkala Dec. 7, 2023

Residents petition Umzingwane RDC over poor service delivery

One of the petitioners, Amhlophe Sibanda, accused the local authority of billing them for non-existent services.
By Innocent Magondo Dec. 6, 2023

Bulawayo supply dams at 44,43%

According to Bulawayo City Council’s data, all dams are actively supplying the city but Umzingwane is in a precarious state.
By Sharon Sibindi and Innocent Magondo Dec. 5, 2023

Court acquits Umzingwane chief executive

Mpofu (57) was arrested in 2021 by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (Zacc) but he was freed after the court said there was no evidence linking him to the offence.
By Silas Nkala Nov. 27, 2023

Coltart engages AfDB to solve water crisis

Residents are going for days without water due to dwindling levels at the city’s supply dams.
By Margaret Lubinda Nov. 26, 2023

Gold panners wreak havoc in Byo

There is rampant gold panning in the city’s water catchment areas such as Umzingwane.
By Silas Nkala Nov. 14, 2023