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Unskilled team in charge of Harare Water Project

By Nomalanga Moyo SW Radio Africa 22 July 2014 The controversy surrounding the $144 million Chinese loan meant for the rehabilitation of Harare’s water system continues, with a fresh report indicating that clueless staff  are tasked with executing the project. The Chinese are implementing the project with...

Zimra sabotages Harare City waterworks

By Mthulisi Mathuthu SW Radio Africa 15 July 2014 The rehabilitation of Harare’s Morton Jeffrey water treatment plant has been stalled after the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority withheld construction equipment at the Forbes Border Post. State media reports said Zimra is holding the Harare City Council to ransom...

Harare to probe diversion of water funds to councillors’ cars

By Tererai Karimakwenda SW Radio Africa 19 May 2014 A meeting of the Harare city Council last Thursday revealed confusion over how much money from a Chinese loan, which was supposed to pay for repairs to the capital’s water and sewage system, was diverted to buying cars for councillors. Council officials...

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