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Unemployed Bulawayo youths sidelined in scholarships

UNEMPLOYED Bulawayo youths have bemoaned government’s reluctance in availing scholarship opportunities, saying the few available ones are exploited by a few individuals who have connections. Students raised this concern during registration for scholarships to study in Cyprus saying the government is not doing enough in ...

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Over 12 000 youths increase incomes through Zimbabwe: Works project

OVER 12 000 Zimbabwean youths have benefited from expanded economic opportunities through Phase II of the Zimbabwe: Works project, that was initiated in January 2015 where they have increased their income in an increasingly informal economy. The International Youth Foundation, in partnership with local Zimbabwean ...

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Govt approves BCC 2017 budget

The Government has approved Bulawayo City Council’s standstill $105 457 120 budget for 2017. In a statement, BCC Senior public relations officer Nesisa Mpofu said the revenue budget which is pegged at $105, 4 million is a standstill budget with no tariff increases while the ...

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2016 Bulawayo stories that made headlines

BULAWAYO, has often told its own different stories that make the city unique to others. The year 2016 was no different in terms of the City of Kings telling yet another narrative, adding on to its illustrious and distinctive history. At a time when civic participation ...

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BCC suspends water shedding up to New Year

BULAWAYO City Council has suspended water shedding for the holiday period between 23 December and 2 January next year to spare residents the agony of queueing for supplies at boreholes and other sources during the festive season. In a statement issued by the local authority ...

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CRRP improves refuse collection in Byo

Bulawayo City Council (BCC) is praising its recently introduced Community Refuse Removal Project (CRRP) saying it has significantly reduced costs incurred in waste collection and improved service delivery. The local authority also noted the CRRP contributed significantly to the cleanliness of the city. In an ...

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ZAPU dissolves its Bulawayo executive

ZAPU Bulawayo executive committee has been dissolved due to non-performance compared to other provinces in the Southern Region. Deputy National Spokesperson for ZAPU, Iphithule Maphosa, said this follows the decision made by the National Executive Council (NEC) that Bulawayo executive committee was not performing up ...

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Farmers ill prepared for cropping season

FARMERS in Bulawayo and surrounding areas say they are not adequately prepared for this year’s planting season and they attribute this to the country’s dire economic situation. In interviews, the farmers expressed fear the situation could result in the further drop in agricultural production. A ...

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Revival Motorways passengers livid

By Memory Ncube REVIVAL Motorways passengers have vented their anger at the bus operator saying they have been “grossly mistreated” as exhibited by the poor services they were exposed to. Passengers who boarded the Musina-bound bus at the weekend are furious over the ill treatment ...

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Parents sweat over Grade One places at Nketa Primary

RESIDENTS in Nketa are crying foul over the local primary school’s stringent entrance requirements for prospective 2017 pupils saying the situation could compel them to opt for schools outside the suburb, a move that “could be very costly” on their part. The residents told Radio ...

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