Residents Owe Marondera Council $28m

Staff Reporter The Municipality of Marondera is being owed a whopping $28m by residents who are currently struggling to pay rates given the current harsh economic conditions. The non-payment of rates has also paralysed the local authority that is currently struggling with service delivery issues and workers’ salaries among other things. Marondera Mayor Chengetai Murowa…

Marondera Runs Out of Schools

By Correspondent MARONDERA- The small farming town of Marondera requires more than 20 primary schools to adequately cater for the current demand. Presently, the town has six primary schools that include council-run Ruware, Robert Gabriel Mugabe, Nyameni, Tapfuma and Dombotombo and government-run Godfrey Huggins. Each of those schools is meant to have a holding capacity…

10 Reasons Business Community Refused Council Budget

Staff Reporter There was pandemonium at the Municipality of Marondera council chambers recently after the local business community members walked out of a supplementary budget meeting accusing councillors and management of not taking their concerns seriously. The angry business community operating under the Marondera Urban Business Association (MUBA) banner said they will only participate in…