HCC accounts not audited since 2017

Early this week, Harare City Council suspended 222 officials who took advantage of loopholes in the system to siphon billions from the local authority.
By Gracious Daniel Mar. 29, 2024

Retraction and apology: ‘Grace Mugabe threatens minister over cancellation of niece’s title deed’

This retraction is in acknowledgement of the fact that the publication was inaccurate.  
By Newsday Mar. 26, 2024

Storm over public toilets commercialisation

Maphosa stressed that the development would disadvantage vulnerable members of society.
By Silas Nkala Mar. 19, 2024

Local authorities convention kicks off

He is a servant leader passionate about corporate governance matters especially in the local government sector in which he has spent more than 15 years.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 14, 2024

Generate own revenue, RDCs urged

Chitando said local authorities should find more ways of revenue generation such as land evaluation to improve service delivery.
By Innocent Magondo Mar. 11, 2024

Govt intervenes in Bulawayo water crisis

Addressing journalists in Bulawayo this week, Local Government minister Winston Chitando said government was fully committed to addressing Bulawayo’s water crisis.
By Innocent Magondo Mar. 9, 2024

Zanu PF demands better allowances for councillors

Local Government minster, Winston Chitando has since increased monthly allowances for councillors from ZWL$113 000 (US$7) to ZWL$1 358 255 (US$80).
By Harriet Chikandiwa and Nunurai Jena Mar. 7, 2024

Govt reviews councilors’ allowances

But most councilors interviewed rubbished the increases saying they were an ‘insult’ considering the amount of work that they do and the distances travelled in their respective wards.
By Nunurai Jena Mar. 4, 2024

C’llors fume over US$7 allowance

A survey by NewsDay showed that, ZWL$113 000 is the stipulated rate for councillors across the country, hence the stampede for stipends at council functions by councillors.
By Nunurai Jena Mar. 4, 2024