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Residents drag land developer to court

Residents drag land developer to court

Residents of a new high density suburb in Bulawayo, Emthunzini Township, are suing a local construction company of selling them houses with defects. The 46 homeowners, are now demanding Hawkflight Housing Construction refund them their money, citing that the houses are not suitable for human ... Read More »

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Organisers of the African Union Sports Council Region V Youth Games to be held in Bulawayo from December 5 to 14 are seeking companies to supply key sportswear and bedding material to be used during the games, less than three weeks before kick-off. President Robert ... Read More »

Marvo workers go for 22 months without pay

Marvo workers go for 22 months without pay

MARVO Stationery Manufacturers employees in Bulawayo have gone for 22 months without pay and have said it would be a gloomy Christmas for them if the situation continues unabated. The employees are accusing Marvo management for devising tricks to frustrate the workers’ efforts to recover ... Read More »

Artists urged to disseminate information on HIV/AIDS

Artists urged to disseminate information on HIV/AIDS

By Wendy Dube The Provincial Administrator for Matabeleland North has strongly urged artists to actively contribute towards the dissemination of information on the awareness of HIV and AIDS to people. This call was made during an HIV and AIDS sensititisation meeting for artists held yesterday ... Read More »

Mayor laments shortage of hotels in Byo

Mayor laments shortage of hotels in Byo

Bulawayo mayor, Councillor Martin Moyo has lamented the shortage of top notch hotels in the city at a time when the city is readying to host high profile SADC visitors African Union Sports Council Region V Youth Games. Speaking at a Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe Congress ... Read More »

Ward 14 residents up in arms with Councillor

Ward 14 residents up in arms with Councillor

Residents in Bulawayo’s Lobengula West suburb are angry at their councillor whom they accuse of being away without official leave (Awol) since July 31 last year when they elected him into power. Ward 14 residents said they feel like “orphans” since their council representative, Macdonald ... Read More »

Vendors issue 30 day ultimatum to Council

Vendors issue 30 day ultimatum to Council

The Bulawayo City Council has been given a 30 day ultimatum to attend to challenges faced by vendors or brace itself for street protests. Vendors have accused the local authority of constant harassment, as they are always engaged in running battles with municipal police who ... Read More »

Vendors’ Indaba on the cards at Ideas Festival

Vendors’ Indaba on the cards at Ideas Festival

This year’s edition of the Ideas Festival hosted by Bulawayo Agenda is set to afford street vendors a first ever multi-stakeholder conference to devise a way forward in solving operational and legal challenges hampering their business. The seventh edition of the festival, to be held ... Read More »

Byo to host HAZ annual congress

Byo to host HAZ annual congress

BULAWAYO is expected to host the Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe (HAZ) annual congress next week which coincides with the association’s 70 year anniversary. Last year’s congress was in Victoria Falls. About 150 delegates are set to attend the three day event whose major highlight would ... Read More »

Man slips and dies on pavement

Man slips and dies on pavement

A 58-year-old Bulawayo man died on the spot after he slipped and fell bashing his head on the edge of a pavement  in the city centre. The incident happened at the corner of Fort Street and Sixth Avenue on Friday morning. Witnesses say the man, ... Read More »