No going back on unregistered, plateless vehicle blitz – police

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has warned motorists against driving unregistered vehicles, which face being impounded.The police say unregistered vehicles were being used to commit crimes such as robberies, murder, kidnapping and rape.Of late, there has been an increase in robberies and muggings, all involving unregistered vehicles. “The Zimbabwe Republic Police therefore, reiterates that all …

ZIMRA’s portal is “undergoing maintenance”, the yearly tradition continues

No prizes for predicting this one because much like every year in recent memory the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has announced that its online portal will be undergoing maintenance. This comes as the usual rush to acquire Tax Clearance certificates (ITF263) peaks as businesses seek to get it out of the way and stay on the right side of regulations. …

Conservation Farming Future of Agriculture

Women are the heart of most farming activities in the country, they do most of the work.Having seen the erratic weather patterns and the reduction in yields caused by climate change, a few women from Zhombe district have opted out of using conventional farming methods.They have embraced conservation agriculture, some having been practising it for …

Organisation drills boreholes for Kwekwe schools

A local non-governmental organisation, Plan International Zimbabwe, has drilled six boreholes for various schools in Kwekwe.It is believed that the boreholes will assist in the promotion of menstrual hygiene for young women.“Consistent access to water is vital in the management of menstrual hygiene for girls and young women. Under the Kwekwe Youth for Water project, …

Waste-to-energy plant to be built in KweKwe

It is a plant much awaited in Zimbabwe. The initiative which benefits from the support of the government is a project of the municipality of KweKwe. The plant will be located on a 50-hectare site near the municipality’s wastewater treatment plant in Dutchman’s Pools.Lucia Mnklanda, KweKwe’s municipal secretary, said the project will provide electricity from …