Sixty-Six Illegal Masvingo Settlers Acquited

By Correspondent Sixty-six (66) Masvingo villagers accused of illegally occupying state land have been acquited at Masvingo Magistrate’s Court. The villagers were found not guilty by Magistrate Farai Gwitima at the close of the State’s case. The Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights represented them. “We have ended the persecution of 66 villagers in Masvingo province, […]

Murambatsvina Isn’t Coming Back-Council

By Correspondent Harare City Council has dispelled rumours that it will soon carry out an operation to destroy and remove all illegal vending stalls and sites in the capital. Instead, the authority said plans are underway to avail 12 000 trading sites for informal traders. In a statement, Denford Ngadziore, the Chairperson of the Council […]

Crowborough Farm Set For Demolitions

Council Statement Harare City Council has produced a statement warning residents at Crowborough Farm and other illegal sites to move away before demolitions begin. Below is the full statement: Council has noticed new invasions of council land particularly at our Crowborough Farm. The farm is used for wastewater treatment. This means any human settlement on […]