Major water crisis looms in urban areas: Zinwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has since declared the drought a state of national disaster, saying government required  at least US$2 billion to feed food insecure families.
By Lorraine Muromo May. 8, 2024

Sigh of relief for Guruve Centre

Water to the growth point was recently turned off following cyanide spillage from the nearby Eureka Gold Mine into Dande River.
By Own Correspondent May. 7, 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

Govt targets US$14 billion agric sector

Agriculture is the backbone of the economy, it accounts for 12% of the gross domestic product.
By Priviledge Gumbodete Apr. 29, 2024

EditorialComment: Cyanide disaster sign of big problem

The incident at Eureka mine raises a pertinent issue about the Ministry of Mines and Mining Development’s capacity to enforce standards in mining operations.
By The Standard Apr. 28, 2024

Major river cyanide poisoning crisis deepens

The cyanide spillage has affected plot holders that use Dande River for their horticulture and other farming chores ,including domestic consumption.
By Nhau Mangirazi Apr. 28, 2024

Govt mulls creating 10k agro-business unit

Speaking during the project launch, Lands, Agriculture, Fisheries, Water and Rural Development secretary Obert Jiri hailed the school for coming up with the business Unit.
By Innocent Magondo Apr. 27, 2024

Redesigning Zim’s water policy

Sewage treatment plants are also problematic in that they consume a lot of electricity and function on expensive equipment, which can be difficult to replace.
By Kevin Tutani Apr. 19, 2024

Govt urged to walk the talk on Byo water crisis

The local authority recently asked the government to declare the city a water crisis area to pave way for international support for short-to-medium term solutions.
By Patricia Sibanda Apr. 19, 2024