Has The Kombi Mafia Taken Over Harare CBD?

By Correspondent With a staggering average collection of over US$1 million each month CBD rank marshals have become a strong factor in Harare‚Äôs transport sector. The rank marshals are allegedly working with corrupt ZRP and municipal officers to control the hundreds of buses in the CBD. The system is such as well-oiled mechanism such that […]

Marondera Council Battles Mushikashika

Our Correspondent Business and residents representatives in Marondera say they are in support of council’s move to decongest the Central Bussiness District (CBD) by unveiling a new bus terminus and vendors stalls. Council has unveiled the area along First Street with the local authority yet to start relocating the vendors. Marondera Urban Bussiness Association (MUBA) […]

Gvt Removes Kombi Ban

By Correspondent The government has removed the restriction which was placed banning private transporters from operating as the cloud of COVID-19 has dissipated. This was revealed through Statutory Instrument 213A of 2022 released this week. “This order may be cited as the Public Health (COVID-19 Prevention, Containment and Treatment ) (National Lockdown)(No 2)(Amendment) Order 2022. […]

ZUPCO Monopoly Cancelled, Kombis Win

By Correspondent The High Court has ruled against a law which gave the Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (ZUPCO) monopoly paving the way for the return of private players such as commuter omnibuses. Justice Evangelista Kabasa, sitting in Bulawayo, ruled that Section 4(2)(a) of the Public Health (Covic-19) Prevention, Containment and Treatment (National Lockdown) Order 2020 […]