Isolation Centre Shut Down Over Tiles

By Staff Reporter Government has condemned Marondera council’s isolation centre over wood tiles saying the building is not conducive to receive Covid 19 patients despite the local authority having massively invested in it. Marondera Municipality had turned a worship centre popularly known as Farmer’s Hall in the CBD into an isolation centre before the Health and…

How To Become An Alderman

Staff Reporter Marondera Town councillors recently resolved that their long serving colleague Dominic Matangira be conferred with the aldermanship status as a way of honouring his contributions to the local authority. Matangira has been a councillor for Cherima High Density Suburb (MDC-A) since 2008 and is currently waiting for government approval for him to be…

Council to Compensate Duped Home Seekers

Staff Reporter The Municipality of Marondera says it will offer residential stands to home-seekers who were duped during political campaigns four years ago after they were made to pay various amounts of money. In 2015, during a Zanu PF by-election campaign for the then vacant Marondera Central seat, thousands of people were made to pay…

Council Meetings Postponed Indefinitely

STAFF REPORTER MARONDERA-Marondera Municipality has indefinitely suspended all council meetings including monthly Committee Meetings and Full Council meetings for the first time in forty (40) years as the impact of COVID-19 takes its toll on the local authority. This was disclosed by Marondera Municipality acting Town Clerk Rinashe Nyamuzihwa in an interview with this reporter…

No Demolitions in Marondera-Mayor

By Correspondent The Marondera Municipality says it will not rush to destroy trading places for SMEs and informal traders as directed by the Ministry of Local Government. Marondera Mayor, Councilor Chengetayi Murowa said they are going to meet with councilors and the management to come up with a workable arrangement in implementing the directive. “As…