Vendors swap push carts for trolleys

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Pushcart vendors in Gweru have resorted to using supermarket trolleys to conduct their business as council intensifies its blitz on street vendors. Several vendors ...
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Gweru on high typhoid alert

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter Gweru City Council has put its rapid response health team on high alert following reports of a typhoid outbreak in Harare. The local authority has also embarked on ma...

Minister lauds Zimasco, ZimAlloys revival

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent THE reopening of Gweru-based ferrochrome producer Zim Alloys and the performance of Kwekwe-based chrome smelting company Zimbabwe Mining and Smelting Company...

‘Let’s flush out factional elements’

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau The Midlands province will go back to the drawing board and work on flushing out all factional elements that have seen the province being seen as the hotbed of fact...

Tongogara proposes $2m budget

Midlands Bureau Tongogara Rural District Council in Shurugwi has proposed a $2,3 million budget for the year 2018 with the bulk of it aimed at purchasing a new grader for road rehabilitation. Tongoga...
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MSU goes regional

Munyaradzi Musiiwa Midlands Correspondent Mildands State University (MSU), which has been setting up satellite offices throughout the country, has now gone regional with new offices in Botswana and S...
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Firms owe Zvishavane Town Council $40m

From Munyaradzi Doma in Zvishavane Zvishavane Town Council is reportedly owed a staggering $40 million in rates and tariffs by various companies in the mining town, with council announcing a raft of ...
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School head nabbed over $18k theft

Sharon Chiware Midlands Reporter A headmistress from Matinunura Secondary School in Mkoba 9, Gweru, has been arrested for allegedly prejudicing the school of $18 165 meant for the project of selling ...

Start dry planting, farmers told

Freedom Mupanedemo Midlands Bureau Farmers in Midlands on clay and sandy soils should start dry planting ahead of the rainy season, as the province seeks to surpass this year’s over 60 000 tonnes of ...

Women in SMEs get business skills

Locadia Mavhudzi Midlands Correspondent Women in the small to medium enterprise sector in Gweru have undergone a training workshop earmarked at improving their business management skills.
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Gweru sets aside 50k for staff development

Amanda Chikari Midlands Reporter GWERU City Council has set aside $50 000 for staff development during the 2018 financial year. Gweru Town Clerk Ms Elizabeth Gwatipedza said her local authority was g...