Gwanda mayor applauds Mnangagwa’s govt

GWANDA mayor, Councillor Knowledge Ndlovu, has hailed the new administration for observing people’s rights saying this was critical to developing the country. Clr Ndlovu said this yesterday during a community dialogue meeting dubbed “The Councillor We Want” that was attended by councillors, aspiring councillors, political parties, women organisations, Youths in Mining and NGOs at a local hotel. Clr Ndlovu said the new dispensation has created “a free community.” “The nation is now a free one where one has freedom of speech and after speech. The new Government should be hailed…

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New Twist To Chivayo’s Gwanda Scam, Bank Audits Expose’

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The probe into how convicted fraudster Wicknell Chivayo obtained a large payment of $5million from the power utility, ZESA’s ZPC subsidiary, saw a visit by the parliamentary portfolio committee of energy to the Gwanda Solar plant site yesterday showing that there is not even a single solar panel at the site 2 year later. This development was last year exposed by ZimEye.com when it was revealed Wicknell Chivayo only began constructing a fence a month after Robert Mugabe’s removal. Wicknell Chivayo received $5 million from the Zimbabwe Power Company for the…

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Gwanda farmers hope to salvage late crop

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Farmers in Dambashoko in Gwanda say if the rains that pounded various parts of the country this weekend continue, their late planted crop could be salvaged. Just when all hope had been lost among farmers in various parts of the province, the heavens opened at the weekend, bringing a sense of relief to farmers who planted their crops at the end of December. Farmers in Dambashoko under Chief Mathe said while the series of heat waves experienced this January had resulted in crops suffering moisture stress, they could harvest enough…

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